Safety Buzz Campus wins provincial Small Business of the Year award

Photo Courtesy Safety Buzz By Chris Brown Jul 2, 2023 | 9:00AM MEDICINE HAT, AB – A local company won a major award at the Alberta Business Awards of Distinction in June. Safety Buzz Campus, a leading provider of safety education and mentorship services in southern Alberta, was recognized as the Small Business of the Year. Owners Amy Zuk-Olsen and Sheldon Olsen say their mission has always been to serve the corporate sector and non-profit organizations and promote home safety for youth and individuals. Over 20 years in business, Safety Buzz Campus has cultivated a strong reputation as a trusted […]

A US debt default could crush small businesses. So what can we do? | US small business

Qhe US is caring towards a debt crisis the likes of which we haven’t seen since 2011 when Barack Obama faced off against the Tea Party. No one knows for sure if the federal government is going to default on its debt by the end of this month. But if Democrats and Republicans can’t agree on a compromise, it will have an enormous impact on small businesses around the country. Some 65% of small businesses believe they would be negatively affected by a default, according to a recent report from Goldman Sachs. This is very bad news. Small businesses accounted […]

5 Businesses To Start In An Economic Downturn

Starting a business is a nerve-wracking and daunting venture at the best of times, but especially during an economic downturn. If you’re interested in starting a business as the UK faces economic decline and the cost of living rises, it’s hard to imagine a business growing let alone being founded during this period. However, every economic change offers opportunities and often gives rise to what becomes rapidly growing start-ups. This is our list of the five businesses to start during the economic downturn. 5 businesses to start in an economic downturn include: groceries Cyber ​​security and tech support Repairs PetIndustry […]