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How to Make a Small Business Look Gigantic

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These services will help firms compete with the big guys on customer service, marketing and more

The Artisanal Movement Finds a New Niche

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S’mores or creme brulee doughnuts? Canadians are embracing innovative varieties of the desert at gourmet shops

Can You Capitalize on the Pokémon Go Craze?

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Main street businesses in some Canadian cities are using the smartphone game phenomenon as a creative form of marketing

What’s Worrying Canadian CEOs (And What Should Worry Them More)

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Three-quarters fear disruption in the next three years—but many seem unsure about what to do

Why It Pays to Poach Staff From Your Rivals

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Some companies won't steal employees from the competition, because they don't trust them to be loyal. But a study suggests switchers try harder

The Next Faces of Canada’s Tech Ecosystem

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Female entrepreneurs are disrupting the male-dominated sector transforming the economy in British Columbia and beyond. Here's how

Where Virtual Reality Fits Into the Workplace

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The promise of VR to help colleagues collaborate wherever they are is huge—but it’s going to be a few years yet

How to Get More Done With “Unified Communications”

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This growing Ontario company improved customer service and staff morale by picking a tool people actually like to use

5 Tools for Fostering Workplace Collaboration

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These PROFIT 500 firms implemented innovative software to keep staff communicating smoothly. Here’s what they learned

11 Signs Your Internal Communication Strategy Is Broken

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Too many offices are drowning in email, instant messages and more

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