Business Voice

Latest Issue: July 2021

Cover story

Downtown core, upward trends

June 30, 2021

Stretching from Downtown Halifax to the North End and across the bridge to Downtown Dartmouth, the downtown core is supporting small business and economic recovery efforts. The area is transforming, expanding and improving Halifax on multiple levels.

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Positive business environment

Making the move

June 30, 2021

Offering inclusive economic growth, Halifax provides businesses with opportunities to start up, grow and prosper. Despite the pandemic, three businesses chose to make the move to the city and join its thriving business community for very distinct reasons.

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Profile

Comforting Companions

June 30, 2021

Yvette Gagnon and her team of care providers meet people where they’re living, both physically and mentally. Focusing on the wellbeing of those living with illness and age, Comforting Companions provides companionship support for diverse needs.

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From the President

Learning and growing

June 30, 2021

The Halifax Chamber is committed to raising awareness of systematic barriers and the need for change. This Canada Day, take a moment to reflect on your experiences living in Canada and how they might differ from Indigenous Peoples'.

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From the President

Celebrating the small wins: The gradual reopening of the province, Nova Scotians enjoying summer, restaurant patios serving patrons, outdoor gathering limits increasing and much more!

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From the President

Together again

May 4, 2021

Finding strength and comfort with our fellow Nova Scotians.

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From the President

As incoming chair of the Chamber Board of Directors HR & Governance Committee, Ann Divine guest wrote this issue's president message. She talks about the diversity and inclusion course charted for the Chamber to drive change and move forward together.

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From the President

Reflecting on how far we've come and how far we have to go.

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From the President

A clear outlook

February 4, 2021

Bringing a holistic approach to recovery by spotlighting Nova Scotia as a desirable place to live for remote workers and immigrating newcomers. They are major beneficial contributors, amongst many others, to our population and economic revival.

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From the President

Bring on the new year

January 14, 2021

WELCOME TO 2021! Reflect on lessons learned and move forward with a fresh perspective.

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From the President

We can do it again!

December 3, 2020

The Chamber and its team continue to offer support to its members and the business community to navigate the increasing number of cases while welcoming the new year.

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From the President

Grateful for our community

November 12, 2020

For most of us, November isn’t the same November we experienced last year. The Halifax Chamber would normally be gearing up for...

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From the President

Making magic happen

October 15, 2020

I know what you’re thinking: Here comes another COVID-19-focused issue. From front to back, I will read story after story of perseverance, success and the dreaded unprecedented times. Well, I’m...

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From the President

Let us reduce restrictions that are stifling the revenue-generating ability of our businesses, particularly small businesses that have been most affected by having some of the most stringent health protocols in the Atlantic Bubble.

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From the President

Celebrate the wins

September 7, 2020

Patrick Sullivan takes a look at the wins from the last few months and encourages all to go out and vote!

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From the President

Well, Halifax – we have stayed the course and remained committed. Each of us has been contributing to the overall safety of our communities. We should be very proud of...

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From the President

Our president talks about the great initiatives taken to help and support small businesses during the reopening.

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From the President

The Chamber is excited to see restrictions lift and the June-5 reopening.

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From the President

Including inclusion

February 4, 2020

Celebrating African Heritage Month in Nova Scotia

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From the President

A December state of mind

December 2, 2019

Wrapping up another successful year with our members

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From the President

It takes a village

November 1, 2019

Halifax’s growth can be attributed to collaboration

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