Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's highest-ranked female, published a book called Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead earlier this year.read more
Two Montreal startups are going beyond the stereotypes of what it means to be a tech company. Frank & Oak and Lufa Farms aren’t just e-commerce platforms, their relationship with the goods they sell goes much deeper than that. Frank & Oak design, manufacture and sell men’s clothes. While Lufa Farms grows the food they sell at rooftop gardens.read more
Jostle, a startup in the social intranet marketplace, this week announcd the appointment of Deb Lavoy as the vice president of marketing.
Prior to Jostle, Lavoy worked as the Director of Strategic Marketing for Waterloo's OpenText.read more
Before i weigh in on Bitcoin, the world's first decentralized virtual currency, let me be perfectly clear: i don't get money, literally or figuratively. i don't have much of it, when i do get it i don't hang on to it for very long, and once it's gone i'm never quite sure what i actually had to begin with.read more
Internet sales are expected to climb 15% this year over last, new data suggests, which is three times faster than overall retail growth.read more
Canadian retailers this month are launching a floodgate of promotions, offers, savings, sales, deals and coupons to motivate Canadian consumers to buy.read more
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission today announced that two companies recently paid a combined $100,000 in penalties for breaking the regulator's rules on telemarketing.read more
Closing costs can up to 4% to the cost of buying a home in Canada.read more
XMG Studio has launched a new mobile game.read more
Toronto-based Vidoyen is innovating the way we exchange knowledge through social media.read more
Waterloo's TitanFile announced today a strategic partnership with Hitachi Solutions America to develop and bring to market an enhanced joint product addressing the security and agility needs of mobile professionals.read more
OpenRoad Communications announced today that is has acquired creative agency Mod7.
18-year-old OpenRoad is one of Vancouver's largest independently owned web development firms and counts Electronic Arts, BC Hydro, ICBC, and the Government of Canada as clients.read more
As an entrepreneur, your ability to effectively pitch your business is one of your most valuable assets. It takes work to get this right, but it is work that can result in big rewards.read more