Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced the organizations that have been chosen to advance in the selection process for the Canada Accelerator and Incubator Program (CAIP). He made the announcement at Communitech in Waterloo.read more
KPMG's "Competitive Alternatives 2014: Focus on Tax" report released this week revealed that Canada "remains the most tax competitive country for business globally."read more
At home, I do the laundry. Matching my wife’s socks takes approximately the same time as folding the rest of the laundry. A while ago, I had the startling realization that I’d spent 173 hours folding her socks over the course of our marriage.
That’s 28 full-time working days. With the same critical lens, I took a fresh view of the “normal” activities in my professional life and was shocked at losses I’d accepted as the cost of doing business.read more
Because many of Canada's wealthiest people are funnelling income through private companies not included in standard measures of individual earnings, income equality in our nation may be substantially worse than most currently believe, according to a new report.read more
Jumping straight to a Series A raise may seem like a good idea, but you are giving up a few valuable things, according to Rob Go of NextView Ventures.read more
It wasn't long ago that the first thing a startup would do after raising angel money and venture capital was shout it out to the world. But today a lot of startups today have stopped rushing to announce their funding, especially seed rounds. What's changed?read more
Canadian technology M&A took a pause in May after a run of big deals every month since January.read more
Venture capitalists are most likely going to say "no" to you. Perhaps one out of every 100 entrepreneurs who scores a proper meeting with a VC will convince them to say "yes."read more
People often try to peg venture capitalists with a singular definition based on one experience, something they heard, or just general perception. And entrepreneurs that pursue venture capital often don’t care which firm offers capital, as long as it gets offered.read more
Ricoh Canada announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Toronto-headquarted Commonwealth Legal.
Commonwealth Legal is a litigation support and ediscovery provider that specializes in secure cloud-based ediscovery and archiving solutions and services with an emphasis on security, quality and defensibility.read more