Ottawa Valley Business: January 9, 2018

A Look At The Headlines From 2017

From awards to Bill 148, it was a busy year
  • Ottawa Valley Business took a look through all of the 2017 issues and came up with some of the stories that stood out in 2017. There were some great achievements, and some significant challenges for businesses. Download our latest issue.

Are You Sure You Have Your Facts?

New poll suggests perception is not reality
  • A new Ipsos poll has uncovered that online Canadians  don’t have a solid understanding of some key issues facing businesses and policymakers. Download our latest issue.

Where We Were in 2014

Changes at Renfrew County municipalities since 2014
  • Since the last municipal election in 2014, there have been some changes around the council and administration tables in Renfrew County. Download our latest issue.

Marketing | Jennifer Layman

Sticking To Your Strategy
It’s always a long-term plan in marketing
Graphic design is something that many people think they have the ability to do. This belief is helped in part by the many computer programs available and the “do it yourself” websites that guide you through the process. But just as the ability to buy a light bulb doesn’t make you an electrician, taking an image off the internet doesn’t make you a graphic designer.

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Book Club | Tom Kelley and David Kelley

Unscripted
Life, liberty and the pursuit of entrepreneurship
What if life wasn’t about decades of wage-slavery, paying bills and then dying? Tired of sleepwalking through a mediocre life bribed by mindless video-gaming, redemptive weekends, and a scant paycheck from a soul-suffocating job? Welcome to the scripted club – where membership is neither perceived or consented.

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Election 2018 | Are you considering running for council?

2018 is a provincial and a municipal election year. This new column for 2018 provides information about running for municipal council.  Visit Ottawa Valley Business’ dedicated Election 2018 Page and find links to additional information there as well.

May 1, 2018: Nomination period opens
July 27, 2018: Nomination period ends
October 22, 2018: Election day

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  • Events Calendar: Business and related events in the region
  • Business News Around The Valley: Briefs on local news and information
  • On The Move: Local promotions, new hires and retirements
  • Local Police Report: News from the detachments in Renfrew and Lanark
  • It’s A Fact: Interesting facts connected to business
  • News 10: A quick 10-question quiz on recent news headlines
  • Tenders: Current tender postings and results