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Why Most Business Transactions Fail

Selling a business doesn't always mean happily-ever-after. Here are 3 of the most common things that go wrong

The Secret Reason Most Entrepreneurs Don’t Plan Their Exit

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Why are business owners so reluctant to take a step that can save them so much grief?

How I Invest: Pay Yourself, Not Your Landlord

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How Monique Janower cleared the No. 1 hurdle to buying the building where she does business. Now she's making money, not losing it

4 Bad Investing Habits Worth Breaking

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Entrepreneurs are prone to a few behaviours that put their portfolios at risk. Here’s how to counter some of the biggest self-imposed threats

The Hard Truth: What Your Business Is REALLY Worth

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The danger in thinking your business is worth more than it is—plus tips to increase its value

Save Money By Asking People to Do Nothing

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Trying to change consumer behaviour in your business? Consider a shortcut: changing their default option

Break Into the VC Club

The MaRS Data Catalyst team has created a visualization of an existing network of 382 VCs in Canada

A new resource for startups and entrepreneurs looking for financing

Beat the Boomers and Sell Now

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The buildup in the market that should have smart owners selling now—before the tsunami

Is it Time to Pocket Your Profits?

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Should you leave all your wealth in the company? It's riskier than you think

What It Takes to Be a VIP Investor

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Higher potential rewards and exclusive access come with higher risks for entrepreneurs lured by the exempt market

How I Invest: First Crack at Prime Condos

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Toby Chu says being at the front of the line for desirable condos is such a strong investment strategy it's like legal insider trading

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What makes the 2014 PROFIT 500 so special? A combination of smarts, innovation and good old-fashioned tenacity

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