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Why did Aequitas NEO launch a new stock exchange in Canada today?

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This post co-authored by Geoff Foulds. "Canadians deserve a stock market they can believe in," says Jos Schmitt, CEO of Canada's newly

Top of Twitter: VP Kirstine Stewart on how tech is changing leadership

When Kirstine Stewart arrived at Twitter Canada, her specialty wasn’t tech or social media. It was content. The term “content” is being constantly reinvented — viewers and users are consuming produced content and

Published on: November 13th, 2014 Shawn Freeman

Shedding light on virtual work in the 21st century

The pace of change continues to increase and with change comes new opportunities to align our organizations to 21st century realities. In the 20th century organization, managers needed to physically see their employees

Published on: November 11th, 2014 Ayelet Baron

How to pitch media on covering your startup

The fact is that marketing your business investment opportunity or campaign will help you attract investors. One of the best ways to create “eyeballs” on your borrowing (or crowdfunding) and business is to

Published on: November 10th, 2014 Bret Conkin

How to unlock the BlackBerry Passport on your own

I got a new BlackBerry Passport and I wanted to unlock it. That is, I wanted to free it up from the carrier I was using now and switch to another carrier. This video

Published on: November 4th, 2014 Jim Love

Pumping iron with PUSH’s wearable and CEO

I had a chance recently to work out with a CEO. And not just any CEO. This one happens to be a graduate from the University of Waterloo in Mechatronics. He's also the

Published on: October 31st, 2014 Karim Kanji

Customization holds back some from rolling out Salesforce1

The journey of Salesforce.com customers to becoming fully mobile businesses might be a bit longer than anticipated, according to a survey conducted at Dreamforce by an enterprise contentment management software firm. Seismic conducted

Published on: October 30th, 2014 Brian Jackson

How Qualys tackles an incident response

When a new global vulnerability threatens to take centre stage and capture the media's attention, the public naturally contemplates the individual and coordinated efforts of mitigating the risk. It's all hands on deck

Published on: October 28th, 2014 Claudiu Popa

BYOD poses data privacy challenge for businesses

North Americans are inextricably tied to their mobile phones. The Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project has shown that in 2013, more than 90 per cent of North American adults own

Published on: October 27th, 2014 Chris Thierry

HR credibility needs a big data boost in the boardroom

Some might say that the HR profession is in crisis - crisis of credibility. For years now, HR has been trying to get a seat in the boardroom as a respected and true

Published on: October 24th, 2014 Sep Barkhodaee

3 entrepreneurial secrets to quickly scale your business

Lots of great business advice and learning from successful entrepreneurs were on offer at The Art of Entrepreneurship conference, held in early October. I noted three strategies emerging from various speakers that speak

Published on: October 23rd, 2014 Cheryl Sylvester

Social media recap of Wearables in Entertainment and Sports conference

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Published on: October 21st, 2014 Karim Kanji

How one woman answered Nadella on asking for a raise

Now the media frenzy has somewhat subsided over Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's comments at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference, let me try to put it all in perspective. I

Published on: October 20th, 2014 Catherine Aczel Boivie

How technology can ruin trust in a relationship

Technology continues to change the interplay between B2B sellers and B2B buyers. One important element is the amount of data created by both parties in the process of a B2B purchase or sale.

Published on: October 20th, 2014 Tibor Shanto