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STARS Strands CEOs (for a Good Cause)

Shock Trauma Air Rescue Service (STARS) is a not-for-profit organization that relies on government, corporate and community support to save lives. Since its inception...

Taxpayers Need Return Policy for Politicians

Wouldn’t it be nice if politicians came with a return policy? Just imagine if taxpayers had a legal tool that could be used to remove...

Ensuring Your Corporate Philanthropy Does the Good It Sets Out to...

Any business owner knows that a successful business needs the support of its community, and that success also comes from giving back to ensure...

The Changing Face of the Alberta Advantage: How Immigration Continues to...

Last year, as fires around Fort McMurray displaced thousands of people, a group of Syrian refugees in Calgary started donating to relief efforts. Having...

Champion Petfoods: Expanding, Innovating and Improving the Communities It Serves

Do you feel like your cat or dog is a part of your family? Do you refer to them as your fur babies? For...

Health City

In 2016, Mayor Don Iveson announced the Health City initiative, a venture designed to increase access to capital for the local health sector, and...

Enerkem Hits Production Milestones and Starts Commercial Production of Cellulosic Ethanol

Enerkem, a biofuel and renewable chemical producer that is headquartered in Montreal and operates a state-of-the-art facility in Edmonton, (Enerkem Alberta Biofuels) recently started...

Time to End the Government Ponzi Schemes

If you flip open the 2016 annual report for a massive government employee pension plan in Alberta, you’ll find a subtle note that should...

A City of Heart and Hustle

If you took a walk downtown this past summer, you probably strolled past a number of metal fabrication projects that escaped your notice. You...

Alberta’s Hollow and Misguided Amazon Courtship

It’s difficult to witness Alberta’s fervent courtship of ecommerce retailing giant Amazon without experiencing at least a fleeting sense that you’re watching an episode...