WestJet is in the Christmas spirit once again. Last year the airline fulfilled the Christmas wishes of passengers on two of its flights, handing out everything from scarves to flat screen TVs. This year, the company brought the holiday spirit to Nuevo Renacer, an impoverished community in the Dominican Republic. The event came complete with Santa, tree,...
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The end of the year is quickly approaching. For small business owners, this offers the perfect opportunity to reflect upon the past year and evaluate all of your successes and failures. And in businesses, even the things that didn’t quite work out can be helpful in the long run. So this year, think about all...
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The holidays can be an incredibly busy time for small business owners. But it’s also important to take a step back and enjoy this time of year with friends and family. The team at Small Business Trends is no different. So we collected some photos and holiday wishes from the staff to share with you....
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Looking for some holiday meal inspiration? A group of engineers at Actifio, a $100 million data management company outside Boston, might be able to help. They've found a way to reduce stress, get...
No matter how successful you've been, make sure you stay grounded during this holiday season, the entrepreneur and star of CNBC's The Profit says.
It has been a very good year for Mark Anderson, professional cartoonist and proprietor of Andertoons, and he wanted to celebrate it with his customers. But he wanted to celebrate it in a special way, one that would be remembered and talked about for a long time. So what kind of marketing promotion could he...
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