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Weldon LeBlanc: New Years resolutions for the business owner

Friday, January 8th, 2010 | 10:57 am

By Weldon LeBlanc

Many of us start off the year with New Year resolutions for our personal lives, but how many of us take the time to do this from a business perspective.

In researching this topic, I found a great article…

Weldon LeBlanc: The future is looking brighter

Friday, January 1st, 2010 | 11:02 pm

By Weldon LeBlanc

“Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future.” – Niels Bohr

Having the opportunity to write an article for the first day of a new decade, I can’t resist the temptation to share predictions about business trends that I’ve…

Weldon LeBlanc: Creative corporate giving

Friday, December 25th, 2009 | 10:34 am

By Weldon LeBlanc

“Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.”
- Albert Schweitzer

It’s Christmas Day and at some point today you’ll unwrap your gifts, enjoy the Christmas feast, and spend time with…

Weldon LeBlanc: Impact of the 2010 Winter Olympics

Friday, December 11th, 2009 | 9:46 am

By Weldon LeBlanc

The 2010 Olympic Winter Games will take place in Vancouver and Whistler from February 12 to 28, 2010, and the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games from March 12 to 21, 2010.

An estimated 5,500 people from more than 80 countries…

Weldon Leblanc: Using social media networking in your business strategy?

Friday, December 4th, 2009 | 10:52 am

By Weldon Leblanc

Canadians are the top users of social networking sites in the world according to a story on Kelowna.com. The article covered the findings of a survey of Canadians conducted by Forrester Research. The report found that Canada is…

Weldon LeBlanc: Vote – Just Do it!

Weldon LeBlanc: Vote – Just Do it!

Friday, November 27th, 2009 | 10:08 am

From a business viewpoint, voting should be treated like any important business decision; like choosing your accountant, lawyer, and staffing.

Weldon LeBlanc: Growing Kelowna’s Economic Base

Weldon LeBlanc: Growing Kelowna’s Economic Base

Friday, November 20th, 2009 | 6:00 am

From Monday to Friday, Kelowna.com will offer insights to the business community through the eyes of five columnists.

Every Friday Weldon LeBlanc, CEO of the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce, will offer his view.

Weldon LeBlanc: It’s about leadership

Weldon LeBlanc: It’s about leadership

Friday, November 13th, 2009 | 9:30 am

The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce’s Weldon LeBlanc points out that squabbling over irrelevant issues to score political points is not what this city needs to overcome its issues in his first column for Kelowna.com. Weldon will inform Kelowna on business matters every Friday.