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I quit quitting!

Posted by Angie Friedrich on

Being in business for yourself can be very rewarding, but it is often very "scary."  I heard time and time again that "there isn't a place in town to buy a decent bra." Well I already had the ladies clothing so I thought, "Now might be a good time to expand into bras."  Now I am sure most of us feel the same when it comes to bra shopping. It usually isn't very fun. It can be very frustrating. We rely on the sales person to help us find a good fit. The desire to help my customer was very...

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How IT all began. The start of Battleford Boutique

Posted by Angie Friedrich on

If you ask me how my business began, the answer is "by accident." It wasn't like I sat down one day and decided to open a store. As an entrepreneurial spirit, I took the leap in 2004 and left my full time, good paying job to become my own boss. I started out as the Battlefords franchisee of Powerflyers. You may remember it as it became quite successful. We had coupons before "groupon" was a thing and FREE Classifieds before "Kijiji" was a thing. At this point I am thinking...yes, we kind of missed the mark. That evolved to include...

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