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The Higher ED Blog: Succession Planning in 5 Easy Steps for Canada’s Farming Industry

Succession planning is a hot topic in rural economic development, and a growing concern for its communities. Canada’s farming sector in particular will face unique More...

Wearable tech next big thing at work

Instead of being glued to your phone, you can now be hands-free with the latest wearable tech gadgets. It is estimated that over 81 million More...

USDOT program assists states cities

Last summer, U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary Anthony Foxx announced the creation of the Build America Bureau. It was heralded as a one-stop shop More...

Palm Beach County Establishes First-Ever Partnership Between Business and K-20 Educators

West Palm Beach, October 21 – In an unprecedented partnership between industry and education, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County created the Academic More...

Hedge Funds Swarm Into Palm Beach

The City of Palm Beach and neighboring West Palm Beach are becoming ever more attractive to alternative asset managers. Some firms that have long been More...

How Berlin Partner is driving economic development in the city

City Nation Place interviewed Andrea Joras, Managing Director, Berlin Partner, the public-private partnership that provides business and technology support for companies, investors and scientific institutions More...

The Higher ED Blog: Advice from the trenches on running a business incubator

Small businesses are important to the economy. They account for 98% of all businesses in Canada and employ 70% of the total private labour force. More...

Building unicorns: Will the money be there for Canada’s tech startups to succeed?

The best thing about my job is that I often get to see the future. A few weeks ago, for example, I met with several More...

Johnson & Johnson’s first JLABS incubator outside the U.S. opens at Toronto’s MaRS

Once past the white, space age-like chamber behind reception in a suite on the 13th floor of Toronto’s MaRS Discovery District’s west tower, a visitor More...

Move over Mars, Venus means business

With all this talk about technology disruption and its affect on virtually every industry and job, another type of disruption has been flying under the More...

Top cities for small business

Rohit Aurora from CNBC reveals the top cities for small business. Read full story

The diverse geography of high-tech industries

Richard Florida from the Atlantic City Lab explores the diverse geography of high-tech industries. Read the full story