Business

New online course helps businesses build a brand

Seventy-five per cent of businesses fail, says local author and business consultant Dennis Geelen. Rather than being a brand that… Continue reading “New online course helps businesses build a brand”

Lockdown: Small businesses scramble again to counter COVID and its variants

Another lockdown is upon Ontario due to an acceleration of COVID-19 variants – and two local businesses are facing different… Continue reading “Lockdown: Small businesses scramble again to counter COVID and its variants”

Fenelon stores try to hang on as construction to go past mid-June

Downtown Fenelon Falls can anticipate traffic interruptions right to the beginning of summer as the village accepts short-term pain for… Continue reading “Fenelon stores try to hang on as construction to go past mid-June”

Lindsay Axe Club gutted by COVID, will close end of April

The Lindsay Axe Club is the latest local business casualty of the coronavirus and its variants. Opened in the winter… Continue reading “Lindsay Axe Club gutted by COVID, will close end of April”

Workforce Development Board expands help desk services

The Workforce Development Board (WDB) is leading and collaborating with six local workforce planning boards to expand LMI Help Desk… Continue reading “Workforce Development Board expands help desk services”

Better cell service coming with investments by province, feds

Residents in Haliburton, Kawartha Lakes, and Peterborough County will now have more reliable cellular services as a result of Ontario’s… Continue reading “Better cell service coming with investments by province, feds”

Worker impact survey helps identify labour market challenges

The Workforce Development Board (WDB) has launched a Worker Impact Survey in Peterborough, Northumberland, Kawartha Lakes, and Haliburton and has… Continue reading “Worker impact survey helps identify labour market challenges”