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Women of the Mall

I’m sitting here at Southcentre Mall’s food court here in Calgary, absorbing the sites and sounds.  It’s a lovely spring afternoon during the Easter long weekend, and the mall is somewhat busier than you’d expect.  The smell of various food vendors hangs in the air, and people sit individually and in small groups, chatting and…

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5 Tips for Hiring the Perfect Sales Person

  Finding an excellent person to handle the sales role in your company with knowledge, trust, and ambition can seem like an impossible task.  At Tenato, we have helped many clients over the years to find excellent sales people, and we’ve developed a few unconventional techniques that seem to make an important difference. Attitude.  In…

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How to Re-brand

Welcome Back! Now that you’ve seen those funny old brands, we hope you’re ready to hear the adventure we had in getting the new brand up and running.  Here’s the process we went through: 1. Thinking up a great game. Once we finally faced the music and realized that the previous brand just wasn’t strong…

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Why Re-brand?

At our “Team Tenato” powwow last  Friday, we were chatting about the amount of labour involved in re-branding our company’s name, and hence the entire corporate image.    Have you ever wondered whether you should seriously consider a re-brand? At Tenato, there are a lot of reasons we chose to rebrand, and here are the main…

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Common Business Mistakes

4 Common Business Strategy Mistakes As a consultant, I get to see the inner workings of business after business, which allows me to observe problems that repeat themselves time and again.  Interestingly, prospective clients ask us, “What experience do you have in my industry?” believing that industry-specific knowledge is the most important factor in creating…

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Keep the Bus!

  Okay, so there’s a big hubbub regarding the new Wild Rose party campaign bus.  It looks like the graphic designer’s head was either a) not screwed on tight enough or b) a wee bit devious, and in need of either fun or revenge.  Either way, the result is hysterical. Most Albertans would probably agree…

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