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Review: 13 Ways to Kill Your Community

This book is written for small town residents with the desire to make a difference in their community, but who aren’t quite sure what to More...

Review: “The Age of Persuasion”

Some of you may have heard CBC Radio One’s outstanding series “The Age of Persuasion: How Marketing Ate Our Culture”, now in its fourth season More...

Review: “Six Pixels of Separation”

Many economic developers are struggling to find a niche on Facebook and YouTube.  Mitch Joel, the founder of Montreal-based online marketing company Twist Image suggests that this is just soooo 2006. In More...

Review: “SuperFreakonomics”

Back in 2005, University of Chicago economist Steven Levitt and New York Times journalist Stephen Dubner penned the book “Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything”, More...

Review: “PR 2.0”

Whether you are plugged into every social network out there or you don’t know what tweeting is, the growing importance of social media in our More...