Navigating ‘Business as Un-usual’ Webinar

On November 18th at 11:00am MST, Mairead Lavery, President and CEO of  Export Development Canada, and The Honourable Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, will be hosting a webinar.  This webinar is for any “Canadian company impacted by the challenges introduced by COVID-19” and it “will provide tips on how […]

Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce Supports First Steps in Province’s Economic Recovery Plan

“We appreciate that government sees this as the next step, not the final step, in the road to recovery.”– Dan Baxter, Director of Policy and Government Relations. Today, the provincial government shared details of its Economic Recovery Plan, Stronger BC. In addition to broad consultation and recommendations, the Stronger BC Plan took into consideration the […]

What Does a Business Walk do for Your Business?

You’ve heard that Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce is hosting an online Business Walk, but what does that mean? What does providing this information really do for your business? This year the Business Walk is in the form of a short online survey (find it here) rather than in-person interviews. The survey takes only about 2 […]

Celebrating Disability Employment Month

Submitted by: WorkBC This September marks the 6th annual Disability Employment Month in British Columbia. It is an opportunity to celebrate the diverse and unique abilities of many employees, as well as recognizing the inclusive employers and communities who support their success. Covid-19’s impact on the labor market has resulted in record-high unemployment rates in […]

BC Chamber of Commerce Releases Recommendations for Economic Recovery

The BC Chamber of Commerce recently submitted a report to the government on behalf of its 36,000 members.  “This submission will help the Province design a plan to support BC’s businesses and our economy as we move out of crisis and toward recovery”. This submission focuses on “building a competitive BC that will support all […]

Crux Coaching and Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce Partner to Bring SDI to Cranbrook

On July 22nd Crux Coaching and Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce are pairing together to present Who you are is how you lead: The SDI for entrepreneurs and leaders. This full-day seminar will dive into Strength Deployment Inventory. This workshop will be led by Cecile Andreas of Crux Coaching. Do you want to better understand why […]

BC Chamber of Commerce Releases Latest “Pulse Check”

Many of you have reached out asking for help and guidance during these trying times. We’re listening! We have partnered with BC Chamber of Commerce to conduct ‘pulse check’ surveys on These short surveys aim to learn how businesses are faring in the age of COVID-19, and how your needs are evolving. This information […]

Reopening Canada’s Economy: A National Guide for Business

“As businesses prepare to reopen or revamp their operations amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, there are numerous issues and challenges to consider. This toolkit prepared by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s Canadian Business Resilience Network is designed to provide guidance, or access to guidance, for business owners and senior managers responsible for re-establishing their operations […]