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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Responsible Business

Plans to reignite tourism in the region are in progress. Halifax International Airport Authority and Develop Nova Scotia have been focusing on two distinct approaches in reviving the vitally important economic sector in our province post pandemic.

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Responsible Business

HalifACT, one of the most ambitious climate plans in Canada, has sprung into action. Developed to drive emission reduction together as a community, the plan focuses on the low-carbon future we need.

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Responsible Business

Attracting talent as a community is paramount for our population growth and economic revival in the province. Develop Nova Scotia keeps tabs on corporate real estate trends while simultaneously working on projects to stimulate such economic developments.

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Responsible Business

Affordable housing in Halifax remains an issue but with solutions on the horizon. Allie White, realtor at Keller Williams Selected Reality and Roger Boutilier, CEO of NSAR share with us the status quo and what’s being recommended.

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Responsible Business

Accessibility goes digital

September 7, 2020

Now with the new normal, digital accessibility is becoming increasingly important and necessary! Over one billion people globally live with disabilities, and they require special features to access web content on different devices.

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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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Responsible Business

With a powerfully influential campaign, United Way Halifax is raising awareness for the benefit of many other non-profit organizations.

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Responsible Business

The hospice is cherished for its positive impact, remaining operational under new restrictions and is preparing to resume some of its services.

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