27 04, 2022

LdB Tourism Café: May 17, 2022

By |2022-05-09T11:29:07-05:00April 27th, 2022|Categories: CDC Community Projects and Initiatives|Tags: , |

Join us for the monthly LdB Tourism Café, hosted via ZOOM. Event organizers, community gems, tourism operators, and tourism supporters can meet to connect with like-minded people, share their latest news and collaborate on projects. On May 17, 2022, we’ll be getting together with some Lions, Lac du Bonnet Lions to be precise. Members of the Canada Day Celebrations Team will fill us in on all the great things being planned for the return of our community’s most loved weekend! Join us to find out what’s happening from July 1 to 3, 2022 and how your organization or [...]

15 06, 2021

Get Better Results with Better Designs

By |2021-06-15T14:03:48-05:00June 15th, 2021|Categories: Business News and Information, Marketing|Tags: , , |

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.

20 05, 2021

Modern Day Tourism for Lac Du Bonnet

By |2021-05-21T10:58:36-05:00May 20th, 2021|Categories: CDC Community Projects and Initiatives|Tags: , , |

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.

17 05, 2021

Lac du Bonnet Businesses can Increase Sales with Square

By |2021-05-18T09:04:21-05:00May 17th, 2021|Categories: Business News and Information|Tags: , , |

Read Time: 3 Minutes 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 [...]

13 05, 2021

Lac du Bonnet Investment Opportunity: 46 Park Avenue

By |2021-05-13T10:40:39-05:00May 13th, 2021|Categories: Investment Opportunities|Tags: , , |

Great opportunity to make this a great retail space or office space. Prime location with lake views in the town of Lac Du Bonnet. Click the text for easy share to social media Great opportunity to make this a great retail space or office space. Prime location with lake views in the town of Lac Du Bonnet. Features 3,456 SF of space, the main floor offers expansive space with a washroom, mechanical room and change room area. The 2nd floor also offers expansive space with an office, washroom and kitchenette. Patio doors off the office lead to [...]

26 04, 2021

Better Customer Service During the Busy Summer

By |2021-04-25T22:55:09-05:00April 26th, 2021|Categories: Business News and Information|Tags: , , |

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.

3 03, 2021

Lac du Bonnet Business Website Program

By |2021-05-21T11:23:10-05:00March 3rd, 2021|Categories: CDC Community Projects and Initiatives|Tags: , , , |

The Lac du Bonnet Community Development Corporation (CDC) is pleased to announce we have developed the Lac du Bonnet Business Website Program to help local businesses get online with a professionally designed identity website.

1 02, 2021

Increase Your Revenue with an Email Newsletter

By |2021-02-02T13:55:35-06:00February 1st, 2021|Categories: Business News and Information|Tags: , , |

Starting a newsletter for your Lac du Bonnet business and help you increase your sales and create a lasting relationship with your customers.

25 01, 2021

Virtual Meetings: Tips for Continued Success

By |2021-01-26T12:17:47-06:00January 25th, 2021|Categories: Business News and Information|Tags: , |

Virtual meetings, something that we once protested with all our being, have become a significant part of our lives. They have become more than a trend, and even when the pandemic is over, the adoption of virtual meetings won't be going away.

18 01, 2021

Hiring Summer Students: Benefits and Funding

By |2021-01-18T13:01:59-06:00January 18th, 2021|Categories: Business News and Information|Tags: , , |

When you hire a summer student, you are investing in the future workforce of our community. After all, the summer students we consider hiring this season are future doers and thinkers, problem solvers, and tomorrow's leaders.

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