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Small Businesses Brace for More Changes to Employment Rules

Thought the Alberta government’s drastic overhaul of employment standards and the Labour Relations Code was burdensome? Changes to statutory holiday pay, overtime provisions and...

EMSI Study Shows the Strength of Alberta’s Colleges

Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) recently completed a province-wide study into the impact of Alberta’s colleges on taxpayers, students, and society. Eleven colleges took...

Will Legalization of Cannabis Pose a Threat to Your Business?

It started over a year ago, in April of 2017 when the Government of Canada implemented new legislation to legalize access to cannabis. Now,...

Property Tax Hike? Cities have alternatives

Too often municipal politicians ponder the amount to raise property taxes each year. Large cities are typically inefficient organizations with plenty of room for improvement....

Junior Achievement Alberta & NWT Alberta Business Hall of Fame’s 2018...

Now in its 38th year, Junior Achievement Alberta & NWT Alberta Business Hall of Fame continues to honour the leaders that enhance our business...

Making an Easy Getaway

Have you been able to take a vacation lately? How about a quick break, or even a business trip? It isn’t always easy to...

The Future in Automated Transportation is now — Are our Industries...

We’re in a world full of innovations that are shifting our technological landscape from easy to automatic: from automated banking apps to cars that...

Risky Business

The Biggest Risk – Failure to Plan Nearly 50 per cent of new businesses fail by their fifth year. The cause, says Tom Castonguay, CFP,...

Alberta’s Economic Edge Is All Natural

Alberta is an economic powerhouse when it comes to Canadian industry—but is its true advantage simply a matter of “nature”? The forest industry is a...

Work Clothes: The Next Frontier of Technology

Dress for success. What does that mean to you? It conjures up the image of the power suit, the high heel, the silk tie...