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Top performing employees know the value of a mentor: SAP chief learning officer

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Many successful companies use mentoring to address complex workforce challenges such as improving productivity and retaining top talent. Corporate mentoring is on

5 questions to help optimize your company’s mobile service plans

Businesses – from the smallest one person consultancy to large multinational corporations – spend bundles of cash each year on IT and telecommunications. Often, considerable time and effort goes into sorting through and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 9th, 2014 Chris Thierry

International Startup Festival sees fourth year of growth

Photo: Phil Telio is the founder of the wildly successful International Startup Festival, which returns to Montreal this week for its fourth -- and largest-ever -- edition. For the more than 1,500 attendees expected

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 8th, 2014 Francis Moran

5 times social media led to real social change

By Ilan Nass, Fueled In recent years, social media has played a key role in the spread of revolutionary ideas. It was the catalyst behind the Occupy Wall Street movement, where organizers across

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 7th, 2014 Fueled

Insights into the Canadian wearables industry

Recently, we have featured startups that are leading the way in the new wearables space. Today, we bring to you an interview with one of the people that is tracking the industry and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 7th, 2014 Karim Kanji

It’s all in the wrist: Sports wearables to watch

By Hugo Beniada, Fueled Technology has comprehensively reshaped the landscape of professional sports. Past are the days of greats like Babe Ruth, Jim Thorpe, and Jackie Robinson; a generation of sports heroes whose

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 4th, 2014 Fueled

The competitive advantage of cultural diversity in the workplace

Globalization brings both opportunities and challenges for organizations. Front and centre to the discussion of globalization is cultural workplace diversity. Cultural diversity can be a strength that enables an organization to thrive with

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 4th, 2014 Brian Clendenin

The untapped potential of the surveillance camera

Don’t call them security cameras. Closed-circuit television cameras suffer from typecasting: the grainy VHS footage, shoplifters caught on camera, suspects leaving the scene of a crime. Of course, I certainly won’t deny or

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 4th, 2014 Robert Moore

6 signs your web host is hurting your business

If your business website isn't doing well, suffers from customer complaints, or doesn't work the way you envisioned, you shouldn't blame your design or even your web masters. It's possible that your web

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 3rd, 2014 Joseph Stark

Klenzoid gets operations flowing with NetSuite CRM

Although I personally am not familiar with issues of water scaling, I have learned that it is really important for large-scale institutions that depend on water for operating their HVAC systems. Keeping the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 2nd, 2014 Marylka Empey

3 kinds of wearables as we know them today

Expect the nascent wearables industry in Canada to be worth $600 million in five years. This was one of the insights that Krista Napier, senior analyst of mobility for IDC Canada, offered at

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 26th, 2014 Karim Kanji

Prime Minister tries Thalmic Labs’ wearable tech on for size

Waterloo's Thalmic Labs played host to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper last Friday during an official government trip to Communitech. Harper was visiting Communitech and stopped by Thalmic Labs to see the progress it

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 24th, 2014 Karim Kanji

Apple’s WWDC keynote: Before & after

Hugo Beniada, Fueled For the last three decades, Apple has held the annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), a five day event in which developers are able to gain a better understanding of Apple

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 23rd, 2014 Fueled

Cloud is a business strategy and a technology strategy: PayPal CTO

With over 143 million active customers and $125 billion in total payment volume, PayPal is one of the largest financial clouds in the world. With this level of success, PayPal is a company

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 20th, 2014 Brian Clendenin

7 best ways to get through an all-nighter

By Ilan Nass, Fueled In every working person’s life, there comes a time when staying up to work throughout the night is unavoidable. The workload suddenly gets so great that normal hours won’t

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 19th, 2014 Fueled