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Guide to Black Owned Restaurants Food in Edmonton
Edmonton Food

Guide to Black-Owned Restaurants to Support in Edmonton

Many are looking for ways to help amplify Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC) voices, support the Black Lives Matter movement, and be a good ally. One way to do that is to support Black-owned businesses. Use this Guide to Black-Owned Restaurants in Edmonton the next time you’re planning to order in, pick-up or dine out. (Guest Blog by Alanna Morton).
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ATB BoostR - Alberta Businesses
ATB Financial Partner

Alberta businesses: Here’s why you should launch an ATB BoostR campaign right now (get a boost when you need it most!)

From May 1 – July 1, Alberta businesses who start an ATB BoostR crowdfunding campaign no longer need to reach a specific goal to get funded by your supporters, there are NO FEES to use the platform, you can just accept donations, and you can use it like an online store (sell products/services online!). Get details on why this might be just the boost your business needs!
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Backing Locals - Community Business Charity Nonprofit Artist Maker Directory
Shopping Guides

Backing Locals: a free directory supporting businesses, artists, makers, charitable organizations in your community

Backing Locals is a free digital directory designed to not only help Canadian business owners, but also charitable organizations, artists and other makers bring attention to their products and services, and generate business or raise money, during what’s likely the biggest challenge many have ever faced—the COVID-19 pandemic. Let’s come together as a community and make sure they get through this—together. Use the directories to easily browse businesses, charities/non-profits, artists and other creators who could use your help, in cities across Canada. Created by Oscar Hoang (Hustlebox) + Linda Hoang (Linda Hoang Digital).
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How much to pay influencers - Influencer Marketing Education Series Banner
Influencer Marketing Education

How much should influencers be paid? – Influencer Marketing Education Series

In Part Six of a Ten-Part Influencer Marketing Education Blog Post Series, I share advice on how companies and influencers should approach setting rates and budgets for partnerships, and the factors that affect how much an influencer would be paid. This series is aimed at educating both would be and current influencers and content creators, as well as organizations that may work with them, on ethical, authentic, and effective influencer practices.
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Influencer Marketing Education Series - Influencers in Times of Crisis
Influencer Marketing Education

Influencer Marketing in times of Crisis – Influencer Marketing Education Series

In Part Five of a Ten-Part Influencer Marketing Education Blog Post Series, I share advice on how companies and influencers can work together to develop content and communicate during times of crisis. This series is aimed at educating both would be and current influencers and content creators, as well as organizations that may work with them, on ethical, authentic, and effective influencer practices.
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Influencer Marketing Education Blog Post Series
Influencer Marketing Education

How to Pitch a Company – Influencer Marketing Education Series

In Part Four of a Ten-Part Influencer Marketing Education Blog Post Series, I share advice on what influencers should consider when pitching companies. This series is aimed at educating both would be and current influencers and content creators, as well as organizations that may work with them, on ethical, authentic, and effective influencer practices.
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