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50 videos in support of small business.

I have spent the last year filming segments with the Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre, Kent Hehr.

And we just finished our 50th video.

Each one of them have been with local business and community leaders to highlight their work.

From sport facilities, to vegan bodegas, to your neighbourhood hairstylist, and to autoshops, it is a showcase of incredible businesses.

Some were started yesterday (like the new UPS franchise on 8th). Others have been community members for 20+ years (like the Daily Globe). Some are international stops (ei: Beat It, a drum retailer), and others are bringing Canadian hugs to the world (example: Hippo Hug).

Some are trying to save the planet - like ReWorks Upcycle - and some are saving the soul: such as Sanctuary Coffee.

We even did a lemonade stand (no business is too small: it can only grow!).

It has been one of the highlights of my work with Kent.

Let me tell you why.

Firstly, if you're running a small business, you're successful if you know y…