How to Make the Banks Do Your Bidding

Bankrolling your growth doesn’t have to be a hassle. As these PROFIT 500 winners prove, if you learn what lenders are looking for and put in a bit of extra effort, you can secure the cash you need—no grovelling required

What Would Make Most Workers Reject a Job

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A new survey suggests that 61% of Canadian employees wouldn't accept a position that didn't offer this benefit

The Cure for Canada’s Mid-Sized Businesses

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BDC head Michael Denham on what the country's medium-sized firms must do to scale up

Why You Should Let Staff Do What They Want

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Autonomy is a key factor in improving job satisfaction AND performance, according to recent research

Lessons in Motivating People Under Pressure From Curt Harnett

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How Canada’s chef de mission for the Rio Olympics led his team to peak performance

Why You Need to Hire More Joiners

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Employees who volunteer or participate in community activities have one very important trait, a recent study finds

Secrets of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Company


The remarkable story of how a technophilic car salesman from Salmon Arm, B.C., created a website, changed the way Canadians buy vehicles and built the No. 1 company on the 2016 PROFIT 500—Canada Drives

PROFIT 500 2016: Canada’s Fastest-Growing Wholesale & Distribution Companies


Meet the 28 industry firms that made our annual list of rapidly-expanding businesses

PROFIT 500 2016: Montreal’s Fastest-Growing Companies

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Meet the 50 firms from Grand Montréal that made our annual list of rapidly-expanding businesses

How to Grow by Doing One Thing Really Well


Trying to be all things to all clients has destroyed many a venture. Better to emulate these PROFIT 500 winners that have found success by focusing—and saying “No”

PROFIT 500 2016: Canada’s Fastest-Growing Marketing & Media Companies

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Meet the 46 industry firms that made our annual list of rapidly-expanding businesses

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With STARTUP 50 winner, Roger Hardy and Sean Clark are once again working to build the perfect e-commerce company, one big, bold, potentially risky but possibly lucrative step at a time

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