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5 min for business July 28

5 Minutes for Business Export Revolution: When Zero Is Actually Pretty Good July 28, 2015

In this edition of 5 Minutes for Business, Hendrik Brakel, our Senior Director, Economic, Financial and Tax Policy, looks at the export revolution hiding behind the recession, which could actually be positive for Canada. The first five months of export data show a 31% decline in oil, with natural gas falling 40% a devastating hit to Canadian exports. The big question is whether the positive effects of a weaker dollar and a stronger U.S. economy can make enough of a difference ...

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Ten things a modern entrepreneur needs to build an empire (or at least make a decent living). July 24, 2015

Whether you’re a recent graduate looking to build a new career or a veteran employee intent on changing one, becoming a successful entrepreneur requires a lot more than you might think. Informed by our experience with start-ups, here’s a fun list of “must-haves” to make the entrepreneurial way of life a little easier to predict—and embrace.   A Love of Learning With few (if any) other human resources to rely on, today’s successful entrepreneur must wear all kinds of hats. Get ...

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New Report: Our National Competitiveness and Canada's Territories July 15, 2015

Today the Canadian Chamber of Commerce  released Our National Competitiveness and Canada’s Territories. Canada is fighting for its economic leadership against aggressive, agile foreign competitors and needs economic strength in all of its regions to compete and win. With the exception of those who live, work and invest in the territories, most Canadians are not aware of their potential—with their vast natural resources, breathtaking geography and young, fast growing Aboriginal population—to contribute to our economic edge and collective prosperity. Reducing the ...

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Come enjoy a different kind of networking with a Blast from the Past Classic Car Theme at the Dentistry by the Bay BBQ August mingle.   Chamber members will enjoy pulled pork, chicken, salad bar, and refreshments while listening to some ...

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