West Canadian Participates in the #3Things4Neighbours Community Challenge

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A community challenge started in March by a Calgary business owner has gone viral in the local community, and West Canadian is the latest to participate.


The #3Things4Neighbours social media challenge is designed to encourage Calgarians to carry out acts of kindness amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The challenge began in March when a Calgary business owner created the campaign as a way to give back to the community. 

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The HUB at West Canadian has re-opened to the public

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The HUB business centre at West Canadian Digital Imaging's Calgary location has officially re-opened with revised hours and services.


Following months of closure due to the pandemic, we are excited to announce that The HUB at West Canadian re-opened to the public on Wed, Sept 9, 2020. We remain committed to the safety of our staff and visitors, and have implemented changes to the space including revised hours, services and health and safety measures. 

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The Easiest (and Most Affordable) Way to Go Paperless: Scan-to-Zero

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It started with a filing cabinet. Then a closet. Eventually, your organization's paper records collection grew so much that your office space couldn't sustain it, so you entered into a contract with a file storage vendor. Sound familiar?

Today, the average organization increases its paper consumption by 22% each year, which means there's no sign of that growth stopping anytime soon. 

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West Canadian Achieves Certificate of Recognition (COR) in Alberta

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June 18, 2020 — West Canadian Digital Imaging Inc. (West Canadian) today announced the achievement of their Workplace Safety Certificate of Recognition (COR) from the Government of Alberta.

The Certificate of Recognition is a designation granted to organizations whose Health and Safety Management Systems meet Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) standards as evaluated by an external certified auditor. Many organizations in government, oil and gas and other safety-conscious industries have made it a requirement for vendors to have their COR in order to bid on work. This designation gives the company a competitive advantage that few organizations who provide similar services to West Canadian have.

“Our Certificate of Recognition is a reflection of a dedicated staff who actively participate in maintaining a safe work environment each day," says Heather Rogers, Human Resources Manager. "We have always believed that our people are our most important resource."

"The achievement of our COR makes a clear statement of our commitment to the safety of our employees, especially at a time where health and safety are top of mind. This is an incredible achievement that our organization is very proud of." — Karen Brookman, President & CEO

The process to attain a Workplace Safety COR is thorough. A two-week audit by a certified external party consists of a review of company documentation including maintenance records, visitor logs, safety meeting records and health and safety policies and procedures. Employees are randomly selected for interviews to ensure there is a maintained level of awareness and involvement in the organization’s health and safety program.

To learn more about Alberta’s guidelines for the Workplace Safety COR, visit the Government of Alberta.


About West Canadian Digital Imaging Inc. 

For over 65 years, West Canadian Digital Imaging Inc. has enabled businesses to manage their information, tell their story and drive change that matters using an unparalleled breadth of innovative and flexible digital solutions that span from back-office to brand. Our services are designed to reduce costs, improve efficiency and provide our customers with the confidence to take their business to the next level.  

Our rich history and deep roots in the community have forged lifetime relationships with clients, partners and staff across Canada. Headquartered in Calgary, we have offices in Edmonton, Red Deer and Fort McMurray, Alberta as well as Toronto, Mississauga and Sarnia, Ontario.  

Learn more at www.westcanadian.com or follow us on LinkedInInstagramFacebook or Twitter.  


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West Canadian Launches 'Think Small' Campaign to Support Small Business

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In partnership with Canada Post, West Canadian is offering free postage on direct mail marketing campaigns for independent small businesses across Canada. 

West Canadian and Canada Post are working together to help small businesses get back on their feet by making it easy and affordable to reach customers at home. For a limited time, independent small businesses can qualify for free postage on up to 6,000 direct mail postcards.

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Navigating the Redefined Workplace: 4 Tips for Signage Post-Covid-19

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Stacy Underhill

Businesses across North America are preparing to re-open their doors safely and with precaution. As we begin to return to a new normal, organizations must not discount the anxiety that many of us may feel as we navigate change and uncertainty.

According to the Government of Canada’s Canadian Perspectives Survey from April 2020 , 29% of us opted to work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

With businesses looking at reopening, and many of us returning to the office after months of working from home, it’s a natural response to feel concern about health and safety. The same survey reported that 54% of respondents are “very” or “extremely” anxious about the health of their loved ones, and 36% of are concerned for their own. It also doesn't help our anxiety that when doors finally do reopen, we won't be returning to “business as usual”. 

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Why Local Businesses Are Turning to Direct Mail Marketing

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Content adapted from Business Matters by Canada Post

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TELUS Spark Celebrates Scientists with New Banner Installed by West Canadian

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If you're driving southbound on Calgary's Deerfoot Trail today, you may notice that the TELUS Spark building has a new banner hanging proudly for highway-goers to see.

Paying homage to the scientists that are working tirelessly to develop a vaccine for COVID-19 and inform the public to keep us safe, the banner delivers a bold message for the world to see: "Thank you scientists.

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Virtual Class in Crisis Mastery with Mike Lipkin & Karen Brookman

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Get into Your Comfort Zone
Mike Lipkin’s 10 Ways to Mastering the Crisis

Monday, April 13 from 11:00 - 12:00 pm MST

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Enable Your Digital Workforce: 3 Steps to Drive Remote Productivity

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As the COVID-19 crisis began to unfold, many organizations had to quickly mobilize a remote workforce with very little warning or preparation. Some of West Canadian's customers reached out to find simple and affordable solutions that would enable their employees to remotely access and collaborate on company documents, no matter where they were working from.

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