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Small Business Week – a celebration of entrepreneurship

The Saskatoon Region economy is one of the most diversified economies in the country. The backbone of this diverse economy is an army of small businesses. Earlier this year, SREDA released an insights piece on the impact small businesses have on the local economy. According to the Statistics Canada Business Register, 99.8% of all Saskatchewan… Read more »

A Message from Alex Fallon, President and CEO of SREDA

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2015 was an interesting year for the economy. Coming off several years of extraordinary growth, we saw some challenges in the energy section, reduced commodity prices and a slowdown in the construction industry. However, the Saskatoon economy managed to weather the storm pretty well. SREDA looks forward to 2016 with optimism, albeit somewhat cautious optimism,… Read more »

Engaging Generation Y – How Your Business Can Attract Millennials

Generation Y consumers were born in the early 80s through the late 90s. Known also as Millennials, this group has often been identified as the most tech-savvy and engaged generation due to its constant access to technology. When developing a product or service geared toward this demographic, keep in mind that Millennials rely on technology… Read more »