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“Will knowledge become obsolete?” asks Ken Jennings from Jeopardy

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I attended the mLearning conference (mlearncon) last week in Austin, an interesting conference in the over 35°C heat and over-air conditioned (19°C)

Cloud computing offers many benefits businesses cannot afford to ignore

Cloud computing has created a range of opportunities for businesses seeking to improve their working process. The technologies, services and options that are currently available can allow workers to enjoy greater flexibility while

Published on: June 15th, 2015 Robert Cordray

The monumental merit of metric-driven marketing

Have you ever seen a sleek and bewildering sales pitch? Besides the fabulous animated pixels that fire up your imagination, it all seems to be cleverly bundled into an unforgettable name that rings

Published on: June 11th, 2015 Fawn Annan

Bringing the inside out in the 21st century: how does your enterprise collaborate?

If you have ever worked in a large organization, you know how complex it can be. Organizations have been created as systems, where we, hopefully, built an internal structure that reflects our shared purpose.

Published on: June 10th, 2015 Ayelet Baron

How to incorporate gamification into HR

From recruiting to training and development, gamification is beginning to take its place in the world of human resources. Simply put, gamification is the process of incorporating game elements like win-lose psychology, mechanics

Published on: June 8th, 2015 Roz Bahrami

How to be a boss: Laura Robinson, Microsoft

Being a boss is about more than just a title on a business card. It takes a careful mix of "ingredients," time and effort. Much like a favourite recipe, it too can become

Published on: June 5th, 2015 Ashley Huffman

What’s it like to ride Toronto’s new UP Express?

I had a chance to ride Toronto's new Union Pearson Express (UP Express) train linking the city's major Pearson International Airport with the central downtown hub, Union Station, linking to subways and an underground

Published on: June 4th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Why three founders say they are launching their next tech startup in Toronto

In 48 hours I met three experienced founders who chose to do their next startup in…  Toronto. Huh? These were not just any founders. They were Canadians who moved out to find success

Published on: June 3rd, 2015 Geoff Foulds

Solid performance with the BlackBerry 10 at Mercedes AMG Petronas

An interview with Matt Harris, IT Director at Mercedes AMG Petronas BlackBerry has refocused its efforts on business customers looking to be able to manage mobility within the context of BYOD (Bring Your

Published on: June 1st, 2015 Jim Love

The educational case for social media in the workplace

Countering the movement from many companies to rule out social media like Facebook and LinkedIn on company time comes a school of thought that says "don't ban it; use it to your own

Published on: May 29th, 2015 Roz Bahrami

Frontfundr platforms launches, benefits from new investing regulations

A crowd of B.C.’s venture and finance communities gathered yesterday at The Profile in Vancouver to network and herald the launch of Frontfundr, Canada’s newest crowdfunding platform. Their timing appears impeccable with the

Published on: May 28th, 2015 Bret Conkin

Ellen Pao may have failed in court, but she’s started an important conversation

The Ellen Pao versus Kleiner Perkins case in Silicon Valley has been wonderfully interesting to follow. If you haven't been following it, the San Francisco case saw Reddit's interim CEO, claiming gender discrimination

Published on: May 25th, 2015 Monica Goyal

Economics and digital security are closer than you think

One of the modern cyber security blunders companies make is leaving the entire population within the company with zero information about this serious threat. Recent events indicates that organizations across the divide lacking

Published on: May 22nd, 2015 Robert Cordray

Why managers should have a sense of humour

If you're managing some members of your staff, you probably could stand to learn a few good jokes. Now, we are not suggesting that managers should be sent to comedy school and that

Published on: May 20th, 2015 Roz Bahrami

Five ways to motivate staff to complete courses

Your company may embrace continual learning for its employees and as a human resources professional, you may have helped establish an exciting array of courses to help them grow their skills and careers.

Published on: May 15th, 2015 Roz Bahrami