business


Business as usual

Everything loses beauty with overexposure. Even the sunrise becomes devalued when one sees it constantly with tired eyes from the seat of a 747. Cycles…



PST’d off

Caleigh MacDonald Entrepreneur Robert Half once said, “People try to live within their income so they can afford to pay taxes to a government that…


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Over-regulating the small guy

Earlier this month, the Manitoba Agriculture-Food and Rural Initiatives (MAFRI) collected and is currently slated to destroy thousands of dollars of agricultural product from a…


Don’t diss the commish

When you think of the most hated figure in the NHL, who comes to mind? In all but a few rare cases (Peter Pocklington, Oilers…


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An exchange of ideas

It’s an investment of a different kind for a select group of undergraduate students at the U of M’s Asper School of Business. In a…


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Manitoba entrepreneurs set for Banff

The success of last month’s Manitoba Venture Challenge helps continue the drive for venture capital funding for local businesses. The challenge, supported by the province…


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What the Bull? Part 2

The bulls and the bears, though the most recognized and respected, aren’t the only animals running around the financial districts of the world. There are…


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Lessons from a Dragon

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to hear from businessman Kevin O’Leary at a talk called “Rain Maker Lessons.” For those who don’t…