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This Week’s Question

How does your business target a key market?

Most businesses have a target market demographic, industry or network; those who make up the largest or most important group of customers. But connecting with that market can be a challenge. That’s why James Jackins, co-founder of the 30 Before Thirty app, is curious to hear your expertise.


In The Journal

Is now the time to maintain or grow your business?


Edmonton entrepreneurs share their thoughts on if now is a good time to grow their business or hold steady. Originally published in the Edmonton Journal FP section on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016.



Event Recap: Know When To Grow

Our 55th Capital Ideas Edmonton event came back home to the Edmonton Journal building, where we presented three local business owners talked about how they knew when it was the right time to grow, or scale-up, their businesses. Joining us was Robin Henderson from The Uncomplicated Family, Trent Oster from Beamdog, and Kevin Kent from Knifewear, Kent of Inglewood and proprietor of From The Wild pop-up stores.


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Capital Ideas is about business owners helping business owners by sharing what they know in the Edmonton Journal Business section and at live events.


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