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Community, Conscious Entrepreneurs, Ethical Entrepreneurs, Giving Back, Local Business, Small Business -

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – running a business puts you in a position of social responsibility.

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Community, Ethical Entrepreneurs, Giving Back, Mansplaining, Successful Business -

As I become more deeply entrenched in entrepreneurship, my definition of success becomes clearer, and that definition is based on how much my business can benefit those around me.

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Ethical Shopping, Food Gifts, Gift Baskets, Local Business, Local Food, Subscription Boxes, support local, yyj food producers -

As December approaches, I would like to encourage you to consider sharing some of your favourite artisan foods as gifts.

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Community, Cookies, Ethical Values, Giving Back -

I’ve never met anyone who regretted serving the poor and hungry.

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Conscious Entrepreneurs, Ethical Entrepreneurs, Resistance, Social Justice -

It was cellular déjà vu for me. When I looked up, I didn’t see a modern Canadian family with modern devices - I saw my grandparents huddled around the radio with their parents and siblings and my young father, listening to Hitler’s speech, the morning of April 6th, 1941, which ended with him wishing the residents of Belgrade a very good day. And then, a few minutes later, the bombs fell.

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