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Getting to Know Edmonton Global

What is Edmonton Global? “It’s all about growing investment and jobs for the region,” says CEO Malcolm Bruce. It is the first regional economic development initiative...

Edmonton’s Industrial Future: The Future Success of the EETP

Edmonton and its surrounding areas have long been home to a strong manufacturing and industrial core, but as Alberta’s economy changes, so do the...

Edmonton’s Health City: Diversifying the Economy, Improving Healthcare

When people describe the “Edmonton Advantage,” it can mean a lot of things. They could be talking about the city’s entrepreneurial spirit, its competitive...

Making Things Work

In July 2018, at the height of the Canada’s summer trade war with the United States over steel and aluminum tariffs, Statistics Canada quietly...

Key Person Insurance: What it is and why you need it

On a scale of one to 10, how critical are you to the overall success of the company you work for? What would happen...

The Way to Succeed

Woody Allen famously quipped that he didn’t want to achieve immortality through his work, but rather through not dying. Such words speak volumes not...

Palace Casino Transforms into Starlight Casino

Palace Casino, a long-term feature in West Edmonton Mall, has rebranded and opened as Starlight Casino. “Today marks the start of the next chapter at...

Stantec Tower has Officially Opened

Stantec Tower, the tallest building west of Toronto and a landmark in ICE District, officially opened this fall. In addition to becoming Stantec’s new...

Action vs Blame: The Ongoing Trans Mountain Pipeline Debate

On August 31, Kinder Morgan approved the sale of the Trans Mountain Pipeline to the Canadian Federal Government for $4.5 billion. Just the day...

On USMCA, 10 out of 11 Ain’t Bad

Most manufacturers across Canada breathed a collective sigh of relief when Canadian negotiators announced, at long last, an agreement on NAFTA – now known...