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Manitoba’s Newest Litigation and Indigenous Law Firm

SAY Magazine is happy to introduce Manitoba’s newest and largest Indigenous Law Firm, Cochrane Saxberg LLP. The firm is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and is led by managing partner, Harold (Sonny) Cochrane, a Cree lawyer from Fisher River Cree Nation who has been practicing law for over 23 years. In operation since July 1, 2017, the firm’s areas of practice include Indigenous law, advocacy, litigation, employment and labour, child welfare and corporate/business ... Read More »

The Law of the Rubber Band

 By Art Alexander, Certified John Maxwell, Speaker, Trainer and Coach The Law of the Rubber Band states that your personal and professional growth stops when you lose the tension between where you are and where you could be. If you were asked, “Do you want to grow in your personal and professional life?” I’m sure you would answer with a resounding “yes!” It’s been said, true life begins at the end of our comfort ... Read More »

IcMD.ca – “Putting Healthcare in the Hands of our People”

A family doctor is often difficult to find for the average person living in a major urban centre, but it is even more difficult for those living in rural or remote communities. For many First Nations people living on-reserve and for many tribes in the United States access to quality healthcare, medical devices or medications is simply not an option. ... Read More »

Louisa Reddekopp – Finalist of the Just Watch Me! Video Contest

Louisa Reddekopp, Tsimshian from Northwest British Columbia, Canada, is the owner of Fire Moon Soap Co. and was recently named one of the top four finalists for the Community Futures Just Watch Me! Video Contest – an annual contest which promotes and celebrates small business owners with disabilities or ongoing health conditions who reside in rural Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Fire ... Read More »

E-Commerce: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

In this day and age, it is very difficult to talk about economic development without discussing the world of e-commerce and the opportunities it presents for anyone with internet access. Not even a decade ago, an overwhelming majority of people were nervous to pull their credit cards out of their wallets, and “give it away” to the internet. Those days ... Read More »

Aboriginal Small Business Management

Starting up your own business can be overwhelming if you don’t have the right knowledge and skills necessary as a first- time entrepreneur. The Aboriginal Small Business Management Program is a recognized Ontario Colleges Certificate offered in partnership with Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology and Ogwehoweh Skills and Trades Training Centre (OSTTC). The two-semester program for Indigenous peoples ... Read More »

One on One with Leslie Lounsbury – Founder of SAY Magazine

    Since 2002 Leslie Lounsbury, an educator by trade, has travelled all over the world in search of positive and inspiring stories for SAY Magazine. Through her travels she discovered stories of Indigenous people from all over the world, and found the opportunity and felt the responsibility to give a voice to those who might not otherwise be heard. ... Read More »

Cam Von Cook – Metis Tattoo Artist

  Owner of Osborne Village Ink and Métis tattoo artist Cam Von Cook has been fascinated with tattoos for as long as he can remember. His first introduction to tattoos was through his uncle. In an attempt to frighten Cam, his uncle explained that the tattoo process was very painful. “My uncle told me it was done with needles, and ... Read More »

Creating your first website

You’ve started a new business and you may already have some paying customers. Now what? One of the first things you need to do is create your website. You might be wondering how to get started, how much to pay, and what to do about an email account. Let me help. Domain name First things first! Getting your domain name ... Read More »

New Beginnings – Farewell from Leslie Lounsbury

FAREWELL from LESLIE LOUNSBURY SAY Magazine has always provided profiled positive successes and it is those who shared their stories who own the SAY legacy, people like Dominick Blais and Kent Brown. A dream for my own children, SAY educated scores of folk, both indigenous and non-indigenous, and it is time to pass the torch to the next generation. While the values will not ... Read More »

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