Monthly Archives: March 2016

What’s New — Viable Business Idea?

Here’s a sobering stat: half of all small businesses fail in five years. Why? A rush to judgment. According to a study by Intuit Canada, nearly 70% of entrepreneurs thought their ideas were so surefire that they launched their companies … Continue reading

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What’s New — Healthy Self-Esteem or Narcissism?

What do Donald Trump, Kim Kardashian, Charlie Sheen, Kim Jong-un and the blowhard in the next cubicle have in common? They’re all narcissists, to varying degrees (and there are many degrees). They’re drunk on an over-inflated sense of self, have an … Continue reading

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What’s New — Baby Tech

Nothing can replace the intimate bond between baby and parent, but sometimes bleary-eyed moms and dads could use a break when their bundle of joy turns into a nightmare of need. Enter a little tech help in the form of … Continue reading

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What’s New — Foods That Make You Feel Blah

Ever feel gassy after eating kale? Pain after dairy? Bloated after beans? Cruciferous and sulphurous foods, even though they’re good for us, have a way of making us feel blah. For more of these foods, and what to do about their … Continue reading

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What’s New — Nicotine Gum Addiction

Imagine becoming addicted to the treatment that’s designed to break your addiction. It happens to former heroin users on methadone. It happens to people on anti-depressants. And it happens to former smokers on nicotine gum. The gum is not recommended … Continue reading

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What’s New — Pop-up Shops

Pop-up shops are any temporary retail space – including street-corner kiosks, shopping-mall carts, craft-fair booths, farmers’ market stands and brick-and-mortar storefronts. These short-term retailers, in business anywhere from one day to three months, sell everything from T-shirts to tech, jewelry to … Continue reading

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