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nine10 Website Package Comparison

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nine10 Website Package Comparison

Business, Coding, Marketing, Sales, Web Design

You’ve decided it’s time for your Grande Prairie business to get a brand-spankin’-new website. Congratulations! But, as you’ve discovered, the decision-making process has just begun! Now that you understand a website is necessary for your online presence, it’s time to choose which type of website is right for your business.

At nine10, we have several options to choose from, and we’ll be giving you our professional assistance in selecting the best plan for your team. In this article, we’ll cover what “Navigator” and “Storyteller” websites mean, the strengths of each website package, and give you a few real examples of Websites we’ve created to demonstrate the differences.

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Employee Recruitment: Branding & Marketing Isn’t Just For Sales

When you think of branding or marketing, do your first thoughts go straight to your income statement? If so, it’s not surprising. Most businesses think of branding & marketing as primarily a sales tool. But there’s another aspect of branding & marketing that affects a very important area of your business: recruiting & hiring the best employees

Grande Prairie, being the hub to a very prosperous economic region, presents a double-edged sword to employers: On one hand, it provides them with a steady stream of work. Selling is not usually their biggest problem. But finding the right people to do the work is.

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Detailed Official 2013 Election Results for Grande Prairie [INFOGRAPHIC]

The 2013 race for mayor in Grande Prairie was tight and presented a few big surprises. We gathered the voting data from the public and created this infographic detailing the official election results, with detailed breakdowns of votes for each polling station and candidate. Enjoy!

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How To Grow Your Business When You Can’t Take On Any More Work

How To Grow Your Business When You Can't Take On Any More Work

How To Grow Your Business When You Can’t Take On Any More Work

Business, Leadership, Marketing, Personal Development

Most marketing articles focus on how to cure the problem of having not enough work. But here in Grande Prairie, business owners have a unique problem: They have too much going on. To the point of it being unhealthy for their business.

It seems crazy that a small northern city would have this problem. But although our population is approximately 60,000, our service area includes about 280,000+ people in the surrounding communities, making us a regional hub for tourism and business in the north. We’ve been declared Canada’s Most Entrepreneurial City in 2010, 2011, and 2012 by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business. Trust me, we don’t mess around.

In the midst of all this entrepreneurial frenzy, businesses are actually scared to do any more sales and marketing. They can’t keep up to their current clients, let alone any new ones. Everything feels out of control.

Yet, they still need to grow to achieve their goals. How do you grow if you can’t keep up with the work? This article will teach you a simple process to do just that.

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Online Learning for Small Business by Community Futures of Grande Prairie

In the month of March, Community Futures of Grande Prairie is offering some inexpensive video-conference learning sessions to help small businesses to learn important skills. Topics covered include everything from marketing, succession planning, to GST/HST basics. These sessions range from $30 to $50, making it very affordable. This is a great opportunity for new & small business owners to learn more about starting & running a business. See the schedule and contact information below.

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