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How to Avoid Becoming the Next Future Shop, Target or Jacob

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Giving consumers what they want requires a change in approach

Should You Have an Easter Sale?

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3 Key Charts: how consumers react to holiday sales, the construction skills gap and loyalty program results.

Prepare for a New Wave of American Tourists

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After years of declining visitation, Americans—especially millennials—are looking to tour Canada again. Is your business ready?

The Workplace Change That Cuts Costs and Boost Productivity

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Traditional office arrangements are passé

Why Working from Home Doesn’t Work

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There's no substitute for face-to-face contact. The case for banning telecommuting

Entrepreneurial Insights from BOATsmart!’s Cameron Taylor

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Outdoor entrepreneur on learning to say no, working at 150% and finding people's strengths

Why Introverts Make Better Managers

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Leaders are expected to be extroverted, but their confidence could end up costing you

A New Way to Get on Consumers’ Smartphones

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You don't need an app to offer deals or promote products in-store

Why Waking Up Early Could Be Hurting Your Productivity

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Making the most of your time doesn't necessarily mean setting your alarm for the crack of dawn

The Profitable Strategy Many Businesses Ignore

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Gender equity has tangible financial benefits, but too many firms aren't making the effort to achieve it

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