Business

  • Top five growth strategies for small business owners
    Small business owners, including local businesses and franchise owners, are emerging from the pandemic and seeking viable strategies to keep their businesses thriving through unforeseen economic challenges. These entrepreneurs are an important part of the Canadian economy, with immigrants accounting for 33 per cent of business owners. Here are five essential ...
  • Helping women entrepreneurs succeed
    The upcoming Women’s Entrepreneurship Forum zeros in on the challenges facing innovators and strategies to overcome them. Whether you are running your own business or are dreaming about  launching a venture one day, the Women’s Entrepreneurship Forum offers insights and strategies to help you prepare for the challenges ahead. The City ...
  • Why Entrepreneurship has Thrived During the Pandemic
    The pandemic has changed the world in many ways. One of the more noticeable is also one of the most surprising. The United States Census Bureau noted that business formation in 2020 showed a massive jump of 24 percent compared to the previous year. According to the New York Times, this ...
  • Trucker encourages women to join trucking industry
    It’s all hands on deck for supply chain industry and government leaders who are trying to ease the bottleneck constraints at U.S. ports. A bipartisan group of lawmakers is urging the U.S. Labor Secretary Marty Welsh to speed up a federal program that recruits and trains truck drivers. The American Trucking ...
  • What women entrepreneurs bring to the table in the 21st-century workplace
    Female founders are often advised that they’ll have to adopt the same qualities as their male counterparts to make it in the ‘cut-throat’ world of business. This narrative continues to suggest that it takes a man to be successful, even when you’re a woman. Instead, the discourse must switch to ...