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Time is money and we know how to help you save both!


In this fast paced, multi-tasking world I’m always looking for experts to help. It’s not that I can’t do a great job of the task myself, but I am already in ‘full time everything’ mode (full time job + full time family = full time life!) and adding another function will mean that quality suffersRead More

Managing your Business’s Reputation


Understanding and managing your business’s online presence You are a busy small business owner. On top of all the numerous functions you perform each day, and night (yawn), you also need to manage your business’s online reputation. What are your customers saying about you? Are they talking about you positively? And, if they aren’t, howRead More

Google Basic


If you’re a small business owner, digital advertising for your business can be overwhelming. With so many options available to you, it’s hard to keep up to date on the non-stop changes in technology, let alone choose an option that’s right for you and your business. Like with anything, you have to start somewhere. Let’sRead More

All businesses need a Website!


“Give me a second, I’ll Google it.” I’m willing to bet if you haven’t uttered this phrase yourself, you’ve heard it, probably more than a few times. For most people (whether we’re willing to admit it or not), our day to day lives revolve around the internet. From research for work to online shopping orRead More

Contents in Trunk are More Logical than they Appear.


Like many, I’ve been following Andrew Hiltz, the 2017 Saskatchewanderer, online via his blog and social media channels, but sometimes I get to wander with him, in person. I recently took a road trip with Andrew from Regina to Saskatoon and back to introduce him to DirectWest’s digital design partner, zu, for a sneak peek at the workRead More

Wandering with Purpose


In my role as the Marketing Manager responsible for DirectWest’s own advertising and promotions, I’m constantly seeking new ways to get our complex, dual message out to both our customers (how DirectWest can help them be found and connect with their customers) and to our users (how Mysask411 can help them find accurate local informationRead More

Connect with your Customers Today!


Today’s consumer audience is more disjointed than ever. We use multiple electronic devices and print media, and frequently switch between them. In this complex retail environment, it is becoming challenging for businesses to reach their target audience, and even more difficult to grow and engage with that audience. Many opportunities will arise for businesses whenRead More

DirectWest Launches New Mysask411 App to Get Local Information On-The-Go


DirectWest is proud to announce the launch of the new Mysask411 App, now completely rebuilt to help you discover Saskatchewan like never before – with accurate and up-to-date business information that is refreshed daily. Whether you are a consumer looking to find a painter, restaurant, dentist or professional service provider and more nearby, or aRead More

DirectWest Launches New and Enhanced Digital Marketing Products for Saskatchewan


DirectWest, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SaskTel, is excited to announce the launch of new and enhanced Digital Marketing Services for Saskatchewan businesses. For over 100 years DirectWest has been passionate about connecting businesses and consumers. As the methods consumers use to connect with businesses change, so do the products we offer. DirectWest’s Vice President ofRead More

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