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Why It Pays to Market on Search AND Social

Combining these two channels can lead to increased spending and stronger brand advocacy

Lessons in Scaling Startup Culture from Shopify’s Harley Finkelstein

Shopify COO Harley Finkelstein. Photo: Regina Garcia

The Canadian tech star's COO on digitizing retail and his “weird, dirty secret” for managing better

The Entrepreneur Tackling Tech’s Gender Problem One Class at a Time

Ladies Learning Code founder and HackerYou CEO Heather Payne. Photo: Erk Putz

How Heather Payne of Ladies Learning Code and HackerYou is helping correct her industry's imbalance

Where You Can Make Real Money in the New On-Demand Economy

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Servicing Uber drivers, Airbnb hosts, and other gig workers pays better than becoming one yourself

The Problem With Retail Personalization

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Today's shopper wants a seamless, unique experience. But channel confusion and a lack of information integration are preventing Canadian retailers from delivering it

Where a Degree Is No Longer a Requirement

Shopify's Harry Brundage and Anna Lambert at Shopify's Ottawa offices in March 2016. Photo: Justin Tang/CP

The current talent shortage means many tech companies don't expect candidates to have a post-secondary education

How to Choose the Right Business Software

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Bringing a new piece of technology into your company can lead to huge productivity gains—or become a huge time suck. Five tips to make it easier

What Retailers Can Learn from Indigo’s Incredible Comeback

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Heather Reisman’s chain is a great example of current trends, focused on diversification and destination shopping

Where Today’s University Graduates Fall Short

A tutor helps a student at Lighthouse Labs, which offers bootcamps on coding, in Toronto in March 2016. Photo: Chris Young/CP

Canada's technology 'gold rush' has created massive demand for web developers and coders. But they're not learning those skills in school

The Canadian Mall You Want Your Store In

Nordstrom’s retail store expansion inside the Yorkdale Mall in July 2015. The shop is one of many high end luxury retailers within the mall. Photo: Brian B. Bettencourt/Toronto Star/Getty

Toronto’s Yorkdale topped a list of the country's most profitable shopping centres last year

Why Job Descriptions Still Matter (and How to Use Them Right)

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Forget formulaic lists of skills and duties. Three tips for crafting and enforcing the most useful document in management

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