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How Much is Traffic Costing Your Business?

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Canada's worst bottlenecks cost drivers 11.5 million hours in delays each year, according to the CAA. That's time you and your people could be spending at home or work

How to Exercise Your Way to New Connections

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The growing "sweatworking" trend combines fitness and mingling. A four-step guide to building your contact list while getting in shape

The 4 Most Promising Technologies at CES 2017

LG Electronics’ vice president David VanderWaal and Amazon Echo vice president Mike George present the LG Smart InstaView Door-in-Door Refrigerator to CES 2017 attendees at the LG Electronics press conference. Photo: Jack Dempsey/AP Images for LG Electronics/CP

Sure, drones are cool. But voice-recognition technology and smart security are where the real business opportunities are

Lessons From the Dragons: If at First You Don’t Succeed

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Former pitchers return with improved products on the Dragons' Den Season 11 Second Chance Special

How to Build a Bot That Helps Consumers Shop

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Canadian chat platform Kik created a tool that allows H&M to interact with Gen Z shoppers, increasing sales and providing better customer data

Meet the Entrepreneur Building a Business to Fight Online Trolls

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Chris Priebe is applying the lessons he learned co-founding kids-only social network Club Penguin to help combat abuse and bullying with Two Hat Security

Why You Should Cater to the Cruise Ship Crowd

The massive cruise ship Anthem of the Seas, operated by Royal Caribbean International, berthed in Halifax in September 2016. Photo: Andrew Vaughan/CP

Canadian port cities are anticipating an influx of boat-borne tourists this summer, and the economic boost could benefit local businesses

Why the Walmart-Visa Deal Could Be Bad News for SMEs

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The CFIB says independents could pay the price for a recent accord between the two giant companies

How to Prepare for the Perfect Workday

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A little self-affirmation on your morning commute can leave you feeling happier all day long, which is great for your productivity. A four-step guide to personal pep talks

Will Consumers Get Over the Ick Factor of Eating Insects?

One Hop Kitchen's Eli Cadesky shows off his company's insect protein based pasta sauces and protein material. Photo: Frank Gunn/CP

A number of entrepreneurs are hoping to turn bug protein into a pantry staple. How they're convincing people to give it a try, one bit at a time

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