Insight Manufacturing General
March 14, 2019  

This budget season, Canada must lower taxes on entrepreneurs

Canada is at a disadvantage for attracting and retaining those we rely on for innovation, employment growth and prosperity.

News Manufacturing General
August 15, 2018  

Women-owned businesses generate $68,000 less revenue than men’s: survey

Lack of access to capital is one of the biggest challenges for women entrepreneurs.

News Manufacturing General
May 17, 2018  

Business group calls for lower tax rate for women-controlled companies

Similar to the lower rates offered to private Canadian-controlled corporations.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
May 9, 2018  

Canada needs more swagger promoting innovations: Trudeau

…And we need need to do a better job of generating capital at home.

Insight Government Manufacturing General
November 27, 2017  

Put more faith in innovators to spur tech breakthroughs

Government role should be to ensure intellectual property rights are protected.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
August 21, 2017  

Status of Women Canada pushing for procurement to support female entrepreneurs

Feds are seeking out ways to better link procurement practices with broader socio-economic objectives.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 6, 2016  

Entrepreneurs expect to grow workforce this year

Disruption, innovation key to growth, survey says.

News Automotive Electronics Energy Manufacturing Transportation General Technology
January 18, 2016  

BC puts focus on tech into hyperdrive with first ever summit

#BCTECH Summit is expected to bring together 3,000 participants from the cleantech, mobile wireless, artificial intelligence and transportation sectors.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 9, 2015  

50% of entrepreneurs to increase workforces

EY survey shows they’re confident about the global economy.

News Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
May 4, 2015  

New small biz owners work smarter and live larger: Amex

“Lifestyle entrepreneur” trend on the rise – 56% of small business owners under 45 say they eat, sleep and breathe their business.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
July 22, 2014  

Entrepreneurs could solve youth jobs crisis if barriers addressed

A shortage of people with relevant skills, finding local partners and accessing international financing are hindering efforts report says.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production
September 17, 2013  

GE opens “GE Garages” manufacturing fab lab space in Chicago

Space will host free maker workshops, training on high-tech equipment and a guest speaker series.

News Production
August 27, 2013  

Canada is a “top 5” country for entrepreneurship: EY survey

The lending environment in Canada is improving more quickly than elsewhere in the G20.

News General
January 29, 2013  

Watch out for the new breed of Asian entrepreneurs

They’re focused on accelerating growth, and they’re after your lunch.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
November 15, 2012  

High growth entrepreneurs showing less confidence in the Canadian economy

Ivey Entrepreneurs Index says confidence is high that revenues will grow, but hiring intentions less rosy.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
September 25, 2012  

The entrepreneurial boom is coming: CIBC

A new report suggests more Canadians are choosing to start their own businesses, not because they’re forced too.

News Business Operations Technology
July 11, 2011  

Celebrating entrepreneurs

Business should build up “intrapreneurial” spirit: Ernst & Young

News General
September 16, 2010  

$3M to McMaster for eco-technologies

(L-R) Samir Chidiac, director, Walter G. Booth School of