Apple loses its shine as greed tarnishes legacy

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook recently requested his bonus compensation be tied to the rise or fall of Apple’s stock price and its position on the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.  In demonstrating anything

Published on: July 23rd, 2013 Marylka Empey

Webcast replay: Paul Connor exits as president of Network of Angel Organizations

function popup(){"","window","height=300,width=480")}For four years Paul Connor has been helping make Angel investing better in this country.  In progressively more senior roles, most recently as the Executive Director of the Network of Angel Organisations -

Published on: June 26th, 2012 Brian Jackson

10 facts about new BlackBerry boss Thorsten Heins

BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) yesterday appointed a brand new chief executive officer and president, Thorsten Heins. The move follows months of pressure from RIM shareholders and others to oust former RIM co-CEOs,

Published on: January 23rd, 2012 Al Sacco

Improve public speaking skills with honest feedback

A few minutes into the speech, you notice it. Maybe it's a phrase the speaker keeps repeating, or a podium death-grip making the microphone wobble. Maybe it's a swiveling chair that never stops

Published on: December 29th, 2009 Maryfran Johnson

Five practices that will make recruiters like you and get you hired faster

I recently wrote about the things job seekers do that annoy recruiters-things like tying up their time, sending generic e-mails and spamming them with résumés. I have more do's and don'ts (okay, mostly

Published on: March 13th, 2009 Meridith Levinson

Exec non-involvement in disaster recovery a “sign of complacency”

While companies in Canada and around the world are taking disaster recovery (DR) more seriously, that's happening without the supervision of senior executives to help guide DR plans, a new report reveals.The report

Published on: August 27th, 2008 Brian Jackson