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What’s New — Deidre Howard

Tailspin Dog Spa owner Deidre Howard has been grooming pooches professionally for more than 15 years. After graduating from Toronto’s Pampered Paws Grooming Academy in 1997, she moved to Vancouver, where she ran a succession of award-winning doggie salons for 12 … Continue reading

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What’s New — Check in With a Dinosaur

Artificial Intelligence continues to open more doors to more hotels, offering increased convenience for guests and efficiency for properties. With low-key offerings such as digital entry, at such hotels as Hilton and Marriott, to robotic concierges, as in Singapore’s M … Continue reading

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What’s New — Stephanie Ciccarelli

Singer, speaker, author and co-founder (with her husband David), of London, Ont.-based Voices.com – which connects voice talent with Fortune 500 companies such as Shopify, Hulu, Microsoft and the History Channel – Stephanie Ciccarelli is also an enthusiastic educator. She … Continue reading

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What’s New — Enjoin the Crowd

Now that seven provinces (B.C., Sask., Man., Ont., Que., N.S. and N.B.) have legalized crowdfunding – collecting small contributions from a large group of people, or, the crowd – Canadian entrepreneurs have amassed between $250 million and $300 million in … Continue reading

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What’s New — Help Wanted

Congratulations – your hard work has paid off, your business is growing, you’re ready to hire your first employee, or add to your lean team. Since your company is small, you want to be sure whoever you share your work … Continue reading

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What’s New — A Matter of Policy

Can you dictate how your staff dresses? How many days to allot for time off? What about device use? Who knows? Unless you have a well–defined, well–communicated company policy, you can cause confusion, chaos, even a lawsuit. I spoke with … Continue reading

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What’s New — The Care and Feeding of Gen Z

They’re the most wired generation — they’ve never known a world without the internet — and they’re the most ethnically diverse generation — 15% of them are from a visible minority background, according to Ipsos Canada. They’re Generation Z, those … Continue reading

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