Innovation

What Innovative Companies Plan to Do With Captured Carbon

Instead of just catching and burying it, businesses are looking to turn the byproduct into concrete, fish food, and toothpaste

Why Litigation Financing Firms Fund Lawsuits from the Little Guys

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It's no longer taboo for third parties to back other people's legal pursuits, creating surging demand for businesses that serve as benefactors

Why You Should Let Your Staff Have Side Gigs

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So what if your employees are driving Ubers or building Etsy empires on the side? The skills they pick up moonlighting can make your business stronger

Inside Shop.ca’s Failed E-Commerce Revolution

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Once one of Canada's hottest tech startups, the marketplace went bankrupt after a series of strategic missteps and clashing visions. Can it rise again?

Meet the Entrepreneur Whose Clothing Brand Boosts Tween Self-Esteem

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Former Bay Streeter Linda Maslechko started Triple Flip to help girls find their size

Inside Frank + Oak’s Ambitious Strategy of Constant Reinvention

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Meet the innovators building an omnichannel, omnisex, omnicountry brand that may just be the future of retail

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

How After-Work Drinks Could Make Your Team More Productive

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Colleagues who go out to unwind together over a cocktail do better work, and get paid more, too. But leaders need to do more than just add booze and stir

The 3 Questions That Unlock Employee Innovation

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Asking staff a few strategic things, and maybe buying a pizza or two, can unleash your company's next great idea

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