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Red Tape Week: These officials have made it easier to do business in Canada

During Red Tape Week, a lot of attention is given to the government officials who regulate Canadian businesses into a corner. But not all officials More...

The application economy

What is the application economy? Does it differ from the global economy? How? Are there any limits any more on application and smartphone use? How More...

7 admirable start-ups that are driving social change

How many of us have fallen prey to ridiculous online games or apps and wondered what kind of insane amount money the creators were able More...

Microsoft is teaching cybersecurity to cities around the world—for free

When it comes to information systems, you can never be too cautious, especially with the increased reliance in a digital age.  Cyber attacks and hacking More...

Why Nairobi is attracting social enterprise startups

If you’re an entrepreneur who wants to start a company that makes a difference, you might want to consider setting up shop in Nairobi, Kenya. More...

The myth of the tech whiz who quits college to start a company

Tech founders are in the news daily and as it would appear, they all seem to fit the same three criteria: they are young, technically More...

Does government really know anything about innovation?

On January 22, the Intelligent Community Forum will name its Top7 Intelligent Communities of the Year, shrinking the list of the Smart21 down to the More...

Palm Beach Atlantic University Appoints Domeck Dean of Macarthur School of Leadership

WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. – The MacArthur School of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University, named for Catherine T. MacArthur wife of insurance entrepreneur John D. More...

Treating Clients like Family to Boost the Practice’s Reputation

Divorce is one of the most common legal processes people go through in today’s modern world. Although some lawyers can work these cases like an More...

Is this what ‘Innovation’ looks like?

As Boston has introduced its newly christened “Innovation District”, critics have largely detracted from the lack of creativity when it comes to the design of More...

3 Signs of a Great Venue When You Can’t Check it Out in Person

Planning a big event, whether it’s a conference for your company or a wedding, is already tough. It’s even more complicated when you’re doing so More...

Fruitful road trip for rural EDOs

Each fall, economic development professionals from rural and agricultural communities across Ontario gather to compare notes. Last year, Norfolk County had the honour of hosting. More...