On November 15, the LdB Tourism Cafe will be joined by Shannon Fontaine from MTEC to present How to Remain Viable in Changing Times.
The Lac du Bonnet Community Development Corporation (CDC) is hosting its AGM on August 23, 2022. We have some great community projects that we would love to show you and even more initiatives and projects on the go that we would like to discuss with you. Everyone is welcome to attend via ZOOM to join the conversation.
2022 Digital Brochure The Lac du Bonnet Community Development Corporation has developed a number of programs, business services, and community initiatives for the community of Lac du Bonnet. Take a peek at our digital brochure and discover the programs, services and initiatives provided by the LDB CDC today! The CDC is here to support the community of Lac du Bonnet. If any of our services are of interest to you, don't hesitate to contact our Economic Development Officer, Cyndie Mitchell, at 204-213-0033.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL Event Marketing and Website Design This request for proposal is for the design, development, and execution of an event marketing plan and website design for the Great Outdoors Expo taking place in Lac du Bonnet on April 30 and May 1, 2022. COMPANY BACKGROUND The Lac du Bonnet Community Development Corporation exists to foster social and economic development within the Town and Rural Municipality of Lac du Bonnet by diversifying and growing the local economy, creating employment opportunities, and improving infrastructure and services. PROJECT OVERVIEW The Lac du Bonnet Community Development Corporation is planning a trade [...]
August 23, 2021 - 6:00 on ZOOM The Lac du Bonnet Community Development Corporation (CDC) is hosting its AGM and Meet and Greet on August 23, 2021. Anyone interested in attending via ZOOM is welcome! We have some great community projects that we would love to show you and even more initiatives and projects on the go that we would love to discuss with you. The CDC is committed to partnering with entrepreneurs and volunteers to build Lac du Bonnet with a strong focus on: • preserving and growing our local business community, • increasing tourism, and, • promoting [...]
Have you noticed the number of bad graphics used by small businesses and non-profits? From posters to social media posts - far too many people use poorly designed graphics to promote their businesses, events, and groups. The use of Clipart and Microsoft Word seems like a too-common go-to in 2021 considering there are easy-to-use tools that will help create fantastic graphics for advertising and promo.
The COVID-19 pandemic has had an enormous impact on the Canadian tourism sector, which means a long-term recovery period. This, coupled with fast-changing tourist trends and preferences as well as new restrictions, has led many Canadian destinations to look for unique solutions that will not only help them survive but thrive in these unprecedented times.
Square Payments makes accepting multiple forms of payment from customers easy for everyone. The handy little tool works just about anywhere in Lac du Bonnet. I’ve used it at Campbell’s to sell raffle tickets, at the Community Centre to sell merchandise, at customers’ homes when making deliveries, and in the middle of the ice during the ice fishing derby. Square Payments has closed a gap faced by many small business owners and even non-profit organizations looking for a solution to process debit and credit cards. Let’s face it; we have been trained not to carry cash in our wallets, [...]
There is no doubt that social media has become essential in building brand awareness, generating leads, connecting with your clients and potential clients, and ultimately selling your products and services. So, how can Lac du Bonnet businesses put social media to work for them? We're here to help you figure that out! Let's dive into the world of social media to pick the best social media platform for your Lac du Bonnet business by setting goals and comparing platforms. First, let's talk briefly about why your business should use Social Media as part of your marketing mix. What [...]
2021 is a particularly good year to revamp your customer service. While lockdowns and restrictions are still in place, it's not too late to reinvent your business and take advantage of new business when restrictions are eventually are lifted. Improving your customer service is a great place to start reinventing your business.