Five Friday Links: Winnipeg’s One Stop for Tips, Tricks & Trends


Happy Friday!

We hope you’ve been keeping warm this week and are ready for a relaxing weekend. Here are some inspirational links to help you slow down at the end of your day…

Black Blouse: Winnipeg’s One Stop for Tips, Tricks and Trends
A “self-proclaimed beauty junkie, fashion addict and spa fiend”, Natalie Ardita is the blogger behind Black Blouse, a fashion and beauty blog based out of Winnipeg. We like this blog because it features stories on local woman-owned businesses, a directory of beauty and fashion spots in Winnipeg (many of which are women-owned) and an events calendar that lists exciting happenings around the city. We’re encouraging everyone to shop local this holiday season, and this blog may give you some suggestions on where to go.

The Best Self Help Technique You Aren’t Using
“Can you help me?” Four little words that for some can feel so large and impossible. Why is it so difficult for us to ask for help? Jeff Haden, Speaker and Inc. Magazine Contributing Editor breaks down how to leveraging others is the best self-help technique.

Jane Goodall on How to Get People to Hear Your Message
Legendary primatologist and conservationist, Jane Goodall, has been traveling around the world for most of her life to raise awareness on the issues she’s passionate about. In this Canadian Business article, she explains how storytelling plays an important role in how she is able to spread her message wide and far.

Canada’s Best Place for Business
PROFITguide.com has released a list of the best places for business across Canada. In this article, you’re able to click on each location and learn why it made the list. This can be used as a resource for entrepreneurs interested in expanding across the country.

13 Science-Backed Reasons Why Your Brain Craves Infographics [Infographic]
Why are we ‘visually wired’, why do our brains respond better to photos than text and how can you apply this information to your business’s marketing strategy? Consider these questions when reading (looking) through this infographic article.

Have a great weekend!

– Ashley Wood