Tag: Small Business

Exploring Entrepreneurship

Turn your passion into your purpose! Have what it takes to be a successful business owner? With a little hard work, you can make it happen. Momentum offers small business start-up programs for people with a serious intent to start a business. You bring the passion and expertise, Momentum will show you how to take care of the business side of your venture, including writing… Read more

Exploring Entrepreneurship

Turn your passion into your purpose! Have what it takes to be a successful business owner? With a little hard work, you can make it happen. Momentum offers small business start-up programs for people with a serious intent to start a business. You bring the passion and expertise, Momentum will show you how to take care of the business side of your venture, including writing… Read more

Exploring Entrepreneurship

Turn your passion into your purpose! Have what it takes to be a successful business owner? With a little hard work, you can make it happen. Momentum offers small business start-up programs for people with a serious intent to start a business. You bring the passion and expertise, Momentum will show you how to take care of the business side of your venture, including writing… Read more

Exploring Entrepreneurship

Turn your passion into your purpose! Have what it takes to be a successful business owner? With a little hard work, you can make it happen. Momentum offers small business start-up programs for people with a serious intent to start a business. You bring the passion and expertise, Momentum will show you how to take care of the business side of your venture, including writing… Read more

Nicole’s Story

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Words that come to mind to describe Nicole: kind, driven, funny, and authentic. She’s the type of person that it’s easy to get to know because she emanates honesty, openness and caring. But Nicole has not had an easy life. Facing abuse and poverty throughout her childhood, she struggled with addiction and didn’t finish high school. After starting her own family she had to count… Read more

5 Questions to Ask Friends & Family Instead of “How Was Your Day?”

November is Financial Literacy Month. Instead of the usual “How was your day?”, I would invite you to ask your friends and family a bold and fun question about money to deepen your relationship. Some example questions to ask are: 1) If you won the lottery and money is no longer a concern, what would you invest your money on? This is an excellent question to… Read more

The Courage to Walk in the Door

In my job at Momentum I’m always inspired by the courage and strength that our participants have as they move towards a better life. It’s great coming to work each day knowing people are overcoming challenges and creating a vibrant community with Momentum’s help. The other thing that is exciting for me lately is my journey as an artist. In 2016 I had my first… Read more

Direct traffic to your website in 5 steps (part 2)

In last week’s post, we discussed the first three steps in directing traffic to your website: Know your target market, have a marketing funnel on your website and use keywords. Today, you’ll learn the final two steps in directing traffic to your website and thus increasing your sales. Step 4: WRITE CONTENT No one reads BLOGS anymore. No one opts into NEWSLETTERS. People want something… Read more

Direct traffic to your website in 5 steps

In a recent post, we discussed how to grow your email list as a way to increase sales. You might remember, but most likely not and now my feelings are hurt, “the final step in growing your email list is to direct traffic to your website or social media sites. Just think keywords and blogging to get you headed in the right direction. You can… Read more

Made from Scratch

Marquesa Shore had always wanted to be a business owner but, until one casual drive through the mountains, she had no idea what that could mean. She had been earning good money in Fort McMurray, but lost her job during layoffs in 2014. When she later visited Banff, she was immediately inspired: Banff needed a women’s clothing boutique, and she would be the one to… Read more