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Nick Kozak for the Toronto Star
January 28, 2014
by Ryan Starr

Google Apps training firm battles f...

Toronto startup Synergyse has proven itself a valuable ally for Google, and it’s not even a year old yet.  ... More

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April 23, 2014
by Eleanor Healy

Staycation: how to stay sane, relax...

As a frenzied business person, you may fantasize about taking six months off one day to live in a Portuguese... More

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Posted: April 3, 2014
by MaRS Discovery District

Hot tips on recruiting and HR strategies for your startup: MaRS Best Practices

  Finding and keep the right talent is a challenge for every business. It's even tougher... More

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Aaron Harris for the Toronto Star
April 1, 2014
by Jared Lindzon

Toronto pawnshop tries to lure youn...

A lot has changed since James McTamney and Company Inc. opened its doors in 1860.   Though the company still... More

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Posted: March 28, 2014
by Rosemary Westwood

FRIDAY ROUNDUP: A whole new funding world

  Big news in the funding world this week. The TMX Group announced plans... More

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Posted: February 6, 2014
by MaRS Discovery District

What measuring the right metrics can do your small business

Analytics can play a key roll in helping you understand your business's successes and weaknesses. Jon... More

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Nick Kozak for the Toronto Star
March 11, 2014
by Jared Lindzon

Cash-flow crunch confines Toronto c...

Though his family has been in the industry for 65 years, Daniel Kroft wasn’t interested in joining the trucking business.... More

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The Canada Revenue Agency is urging more Canadians to file their taxes online this year, sending postcards to new tax filers showing them the benefits of paperless filing.
April 16, 2014
by Jared Lindzon

Last minute tax tips for your small...

Spring is every small business owner’s least favorite time of year. Sure the sun is finally shining after a brutal... More

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Marc Gordon
September 13, 2013
by Marc Gordon

High 5 for Small Business: Marc Gor...

Out of the office? Well, if a customer calls, your voicemail will be their first... More

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Nick Kozak for the Toronto Star
April 22, 2014
by Barb Gormley

Competition heats up for luxury gym...

When Mike McPhee and Jeff Deverill purchased the Barrie Athletic Club in late 2012, the fitness industry veterans knew they’d... More

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Posted: April 17, 2014
by Jared Lindzon

Convenience stores face off against The Beer Store in potential change to liquor laws

  Update: An organization called Ontario Beer Facts came out Tuesday with a new ad... More

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Posted: January 30, 2014
by MaRS Discovery District

Can’t find the right words? Fine tune your messaging

Messaging adds value to a startup by answering the “so what?” question—but often entrepreneurs find it... More

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John Pollack, special to the Star
July 9, 2012
by Jane Bao

New Brunswick’s Soricimed fin...

The northern short-tailed shrew punches way above its weight. Not only is the mouse-sized, pointy-faced animal a rare venomous mammal,... More


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