Opportunity

The Growing Business of Commercial Cannabis

A recent Vancouver expo shows the breadth and growth of the Canadian marijuana industry

Canada’s Best Places for Business 2016: Top 25

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We scoured the country to find the cities with the best balance of moderate costs, growing markets and business-friendly governments

Why Wireless Charging is Starting to Break Into the Mainstream

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As electric cars gain popularity, consumers and businesses alike are craving cord-free power

The Huge Opportunity of Millennial Home Buyers

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Property sellers, builders and managers are set to cash in as members of Generation Y finally find the money for a mortgage down payment

Why Medical Marijuana is Such a Risky Business

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The closing of a Richmond, B.C. producer and the auctioning of its equipment spotlights the high regulatory hurdles cannabis companies face

How to Help Care for an Aging Population

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Overcommitted Canadians tasked with caring for elderly parents are growing in number—and they’re turning to their iPhones for help

Why Things Look Good for Wood

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Growing demand for lumber from our southern neighbours will boost Canadian forestry firms suffering from China's slowdown

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

5 Signs a Franchise is the Right Fit for You

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Buying into an existing brand can be a huge opportunity. But consider these key factors before handing over your franchise fee

3 Things to Consider When Opportunity Knocks

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Entrepreneurial success with one venture doesn’t always transfer over to a new business. Why you may want to ignore a promising possibility

How to Win in 2016

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What's in store for the year to come? These 14 trends, ideas and startups could be the next big things

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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

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