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The programmatic X-Factor in marketing automation

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Looking for more efficiency and better performance, marketers are increasingly flocking towards marketing automation tools. According to a study conducted by the

How Chinese New Year can impact your import business

In 2008, I learned in-person just how seriously China takes its New Year festivities. For one entire week (non-stop) there were fireworks and firecrackers going off across Shanghai, the city I lived and

Published on: February 9th, 2015 Ashley Huffman

Twitter showcases best in-class during Advertising Week Canada

All last week, the Canadian marketing and advertising world was busy showcasing the most popular campaigns and innovations at FFWD 2015, or Advertising and Marketing Week in Toronto. Twitter Canada played host to a session titled,

Published on: February 4th, 2015 Karim Kanji

Creativity and ingenuity know no bounds at UofTHack

In school you typically learn new things, do projects about them, get marked, and nothing else comes out of it. It doesn’t turn into anything. All that work gets put into a binder or

Published on: February 2nd, 2015 Ashley Huffman

Privacy in, privacy out

Data Privacy Day is always an interesting time. For many, the E.U. and  U.S.-led initiative remains an obscure event in Canada. But every year on Jan. 28, organizations and individuals passionate about controlling

Published on: January 30th, 2015 Claudiu Popa

How Canada’s new ‘cyberbullying law’ could impact your business

What some have telegraphed as Canada's anti-cyberbullying has also afforded law enforcement agencies some new broad powers to obtain information from businesses about their customers and is set to come into force March

Published on: January 27th, 2015 Allan Oziel

What’s holding back cloud and BYOD adoption?

In 1993 Apple released the Newton, a handheld personal digital assistant, complete with a touch screen and stylus that allowed users to gather, manage, and share information. Sound familiar? It should, as most

Published on: January 23rd, 2015 Rick Delgado

4 hot E-Learning trends for 2015 you should know about

With most business budgets renewed in the first quarter of the year, there's likely to be a lot of activity in the learning and development (L&D) procurement space at the moment. This means

Published on: January 16th, 2015 Roz Bahrami

Internet of Things in 2015: Security threats continue to grow

For all the excitement and hype surrounding the Internet of Thing (IoT), many are also expressing concern over whether the new technological trend is prepared to handle the latest security challenges. The excitement

Published on: January 15th, 2015 Rick Delgado

What hockey can teach us about programmatic marketing

Since the World Junior Hockey Championship in Toronto and Montreal concluded with Canada capturing its first gold medal since 2009, now is a great time to draw inspiration from the sport and apply

Published on: January 14th, 2015 Joseph Vito DeLuca

A CIO at CES: The weird, the wacky, the wonderful – final gadget roundup

This is my last report from Consumer Electronics Show and while you may not have read my previous blogs, I'm sure you have read about the Consumer Electronics Show that just closed. It

Published on: January 13th, 2015 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Belts, buckles, and business cards: sensors are in everything at CES 2015

Smart objects was a big theme at this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Taken literally, the smart refers to a trend of objects that would not normally be outfitted with electronics suddenly

Published on: January 13th, 2015 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Secret to future business success? Think about two things at once while juggling four devices

Organizations are set to compete to recruit four-device carrying, high-productivity Super-taskers that will be the leaders in the decade ahead, according to the Cisco Connected World Technology Report. Cisco Systems Inc. surveyed 3,700

Published on: January 12th, 2015 Marylka Empey

Will fake profiles be the death of LinkedIn?

Why do they do it? Who is behind these fake profiles on LinkedIn? I've seen a lot more of them recently. Many of you might not have even noticed. Why do I say

Published on: January 9th, 2015 Jim Love

Multiple or all-in-one software systems: where should your money go?

Money is easily spent, gone in the blink of an eye. One moment your budget is doing fantastic and extra money is sitting in the bank, waiting to be spent. Just one small

Published on: January 9th, 2015 Robert Cordray