September 12, 2016

“Economic downturns have been good for us”: Ron Schram on how to leverage the boom-bust cycle

This month, we’re talking with Ron Schram of Schram Crane. Ron founded the company in 1997, which means it’s coming up 20 years in business! That doesn’t happen […]
August 9, 2016

3 ways to stay busy in slow times

It should be obvious by now—we love showing off our great clients. And we love learning from them! This month, we’re sharing some more great tips […]
August 9, 2016

Who’s the boss? The privilege of self-regulation

The term “engineering” covers a wide range of fields and careers, but they all have one important thing in common: across Canada, engineers are self-regulated. Instead […]
June 29, 2016

Medical marijuana and your business

We’ve been hearing lots of talk lately about the legalization of medical marijuana and the possible repercussions on job sites. It’s an important topic – there […]
June 29, 2016

SWP? JHA? FLHA? PSI? WTF??? Navigating the confusing world of safety terminology

Every industry is full of its own unique terminology—words, phrases, and acronyms that are familiar to the group that operates in it, but mostly a foreign language […]
June 1, 2016

Would you be ready to evacuate?

I’m writing this on June 3, exactly one month since almost 90,000 people were evacuated from Fort McMurray and surrounding areas. Can you believe it’s been […]
June 1, 2016

Jian Ghomeshi, Your Company, and Workplace Harassment

Full disclosure: I (Deidra speaking here) used to LOVE Jian Ghomeshi. I loyally listened to Q on CBC every morning. I fangirled when I spotted him […]
April 4, 2016

6 things to do in April to grow your business

Last month, we introduced you to 7 Alberta professionals you need to know: the contractors we work with and recommend who can help take your business to the […]