Business Voice

Latest Issue: July 2020

Cover story

Leaping into online learning with haste

July 9, 2020

Online learning has its benefits, particularly nowadays with the prevalence of remote work and working from home. Yet, it's still in its early days. Alliance Française Halifax and MSVU share their perspectives and what the future holds.

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Responsible Business

The transition of working from home back to the office isn't going to be easy, but it's also not necessary. Remote work is not a new concept and is made possible through coworking spaces. You can be part of the pre-existing social movement and its future.

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Member Profile

The 10-year winner of Halifax Consumer-Choice Award is adding more offerings to clients to ensure future competitiveness. Taylor Flooring's one-stop shopping aims for best customer experience.

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HFX New Normal

The children's bookstore has faced many external influences over the years. COVID-19 is presenting a new challenge to the business, but competitions are Woozles's forte.

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HFX New Normal

Leadership-trust consultant and mindfulness coach, Floria Aghdamimehr practices mindfulness. Through Recognize Your Potential by Floria, she can positively impact business owners and their teams when preparing for the new normal.

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HFX New Normal

Where there is a challenge, Jocelyn of SNAP always sees an opportunity. And that has become truer than ever during this uniquely challenging time.

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HFX New Normal

With a bike boom across North America, Cyclesmith is very fortunate to be able to meet high demands. The bike shop has a lineup outside the door even though it's not open to the public due to the pandemic.

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HFX New Normal

Hand sanitizers have been added to its large list of spirits to manufacture. And although the bar is closed, Compass Distillers is still sharing its artisan cocktails with stay-at-home customers.

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HFX New Normal

From tap room rearrangement to safe contactless delivery, Chain Yard is continuing to offer its services. The Urban Cidery is ushering into the new normal with social-distance ID checks.

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HFX New Normal

With an extensive response plan to the pandemic, the company is confident in resuming its business during the next phase.

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HFX New Normal

The restaurant continues to support the community while ushering the business into new normal conditions.

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HFX New Normal

Office Interiors provides businesses with free work assessments to help set up their workplace for new normal conditions. The team focuses on establishing safe and secure working conditions for returning employees.

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HFX New Normal

The team at Smarter Spaces recognizes the need for new and innovative ways for a new normal after the pandemic. It's starting to bring public spaces virtually to self-isolating people, while keeping an eye on the more promising future of e-commerce.

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HFX New Normal

United Sign & Trim-Line gears up with turn-key solutions to get businesses back online. After making 10,000 face shields for healthcare workers in New Brunswick, the company offers an all-in-one safety package for new normal conditions.

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