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Health and Wellness Tips for 2020

Health and Wellness Tips for 2020

We are well on our way into 2020 and our resident fitness guru, Shannon Sawicki from Venus Fitness, is back to share some Health and Wellness Tips to achieve your goals throughout the year. 1. Swap all other beverages for water Water cleanses your body, aids in digestion and keeps your kidneys clean. Water has … Continued

GLBC Inducted into Business Excellence Awards Hall of Fame

GLBC Inducted into Business Excellence Awards Hall of Fame

Great Little Box Company is honoured to be named among the amazing companies that have previously been inducted into the Richmond Chamber of Commerce‘s Hall of Fame. The Richmond Chamber of Commerce is a broad-based non-profit membership association, celebrating over 90 years of commitment to make Richmond the most prosperous and favourable place to do … Continued

Halloween at Great Little Box Company: The Magic and the Madness

Halloween at Great Little Box Company: The Magic and the Madness

Halloween at Great Little Box Company. How can we begin to explain it? Picture “workplace” meets “MGM Studios”. Basically, the spirit of Halloween takes hold of us, holds on hard, and doesn’t let go until November. At this time of year, we have a few traditions that have been running for who-knows-how-long. Throughout October we … Continued

Tips to Take Your Workout Outdoors

Tips to Take Your Workout Outdoors

With the arrival of warmer weather and longer days, Summer is a popular time to take your fitness routine outside.  I mean who wants to go to the gym for a workout on a gorgeous day. With a little creativity and imagination, you can replicate almost any gym exercise outside. Why drive to a gym … Continued

GLBC Named “Platinum Level” Best Managed Company

GLBC Named “Platinum Level” Best Managed Company

From One Long-Time Employee’s Perspective   Great Little Box Company has been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the 15th time. Because this is a status that has been awarded to GLBC for years, we are recognized as a “Platinum Club Member”. It’s an honour that never gets old. As Deloitte puts it, … Continued

Great Little Box named one of Canada’s Top Employers

Great Little Box named one of Canada’s Top Employers

GLBC honoured for “Forward-thinking human resources policies” Awards season has been busy at Great Little Box Company—in a great way. In February, we were distinguished as one of BC’s Top Employers of 2019. In March, Deloitte called us one of Canada’s best-managed companies. Now, in April, we receive another tremendous honour: being named one of … Continued

Healthy Easter Tips for Gym Bunnies and Fitness Peeps

Healthy Easter Tips for Gym Bunnies and Fitness Peeps

This holiday you will most likely be faced with holiday treats, get togethers with family and friends and you may even be planning a getaway if you are lucky enough to enjoy a four day weekend.  Here are some simple Easter tips to stay on track with your fitness goals. Start with a real breakfast, … Continued

One Girl Can: Changing Lives, One Girl at a Time

One Girl Can: Changing Lives, One Girl at a Time

John and Lotte Davis’ AG Hair products are found in thousands of salons all over the world. But it’s the thousands of young Kenyan and Ugandan women working with Lotte’s One Girl Can organization that make the company most proud. One Girl Can is a non-profit addressing women’s need for educational and economic empowerment. In … Continued

6 Tips to Help Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Stick

6 Tips to Help Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Stick

A fresh new year is here, bringing with it the opportunity for new beginnings. It’s a great time to commit to making changes that improve your life. Whether it’s by losing weight, increasing your physical activity, or living more mindfully. While it’s easy to think of ways to improve, it’s much harder to implement these … Continued