Know your story, own your story, tell your story. This has been my mantra for the 25+ years that I have worked in the field of stakeholder engagement and conflict resolution. As a writer I have always loved the power of story, but it wasn’t until I lived in the Peace Country during very controversial times, in the 90s, that story – a true, simple story – became my superpower.
What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Calgary? Is it the Calgary Stampede, the bipolar weather, is it the multitude of coworking spaces? Okay maybe that last one isn’t the first thing that comes to your mind, but it should. Calgary is home to some of the most driven, goal-oriented individuals and coworking spaces are designed to foster that energy. With over 30 spaces around the city focused in different niches it’s virtually impossible not to find a space that satisfies your needs.
We are pleased to announce our partnership with SEEDA to help new immigrants find their Professional way in Canada. SEEDA is an enthusiastic, creative and diverse team offering engineering and project management services to assist clients in successful and sustainable execution of projects.
I joined Toastmasters because I found myself laid-off and looking for ways to build leadership and communication skills and give myself something fresh and current to say I was working on during interviews. So I didn’t sound like I was sitting at home just waiting for someone to hire me. What I found however, was that Toastmasters was so much more, it’s had a positive impact on my life and would be valuable to almost everyone.
With so many options available, it is important to determine what space will be most effective for your your company, staff and customers. A few important considerations when selecting an office space:
Location is extremely important when deciding where to work. When you are a small business time is valuable for
Over the last few months, ReSourceYYC has set up many partnerships to provide the tools to our members to succeed in their businesses. Since lots of the start-up companies we have in our space are professionals who were in transition starting their own company and becoming entrepreneurial, we considered The GoldMind Project as a great asset for us to partner with in order to help professionals in transition.
As another year comes to an end, we are looking back on some of the amazing things we have accomplished at ReSourceYYC in our second year.
We are very thankful for the continued support we have from our members, partners and the talented individuals that walk through our doors, especially with some of the big changes