Ideation

Lessons in Retail Reinvention From Indigo’s Heather Reisman

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Many had their doubts when the founder of Indigo sought to move beyond book selling and create a retailer for the digital age. But the strategy is starting to pay off

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

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

5 of the Best Technology Lessons From 2016

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Automation, whether for chatbots or cars, is moving quickly but still has a long journey to the mainstream. Meanwhile, other ideas literally blew up

The Anatomy of a Game-Changing Product

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Two Halifax athlete-entrepreneurs came up with a bionic brace that provides better support for wearer's joints

How to Develop an Innovative Culture

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PROFIT 500 Growth Tips: Successful companies don't grow complacent, and don't operate without collaboration. Just ask the man who's interviewed hundreds of top CEOs

What You Can Learn About Modern Business From Loblaw

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The grocery giant illustrates that every company is becoming a software company. How it developed a knack for predicting—and shaping—Canadians’ retail habits

Whose Job Is It Anyway?

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Improv isn't just for Drew Carey. Making comedy up as you go along can make you more creative and help you bond with your team

What It Takes to Build a Better Product in a Crowded Space

Ray Taaeb, CEO and Co-founder of Casalova, is making the renting process simpler and better for landlords and tenants

Ray Taaeb explains how Casalova developed a simplified renting process for stressed-out landlords and tenants