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Pulse Check: Inflation tops list of business concerns in Q3 2022

Sep 24, 2022

Welcome to our Pulse Check blog series! A quarterly look at the top challenges and opportunities facing Canadian businesses from coast to coast to coast based on our Business Data Lab’s (BDL) analysis of the quarterly Canadian Survey on Business…

Chamber Calls for Alzheimer’s to Be a Post-Pandemic Public Health Priority

Sep 23, 2022

September 21, 2022) – Today, Rocco Rossi, President & CEO, Ontario Chamber of Commerce, released the following statement to mark World Alzheimer’s Day 2022: “This World Alzheimer’s Day 2022, we call on the Ontario government to define Alzheimer’s and dementia…

How Businesses Are Using Gamification to Spice Up Their Marketing

Sep 23, 2022

You win! It’s a short, simple phrase, but a powerful one — and it’s the basis for gamification in marketing. By incorporating game elements into marketing efforts such as brand awareness, reward programs, or new product promotions, businesses can turn…

Inflation tops list of concerns for Canadian businesses in third quarter: survey

Sep 23, 2022

Canada’s year-long struggle with inflation is putting a strain on business owners

5 retail trends driving new imperatives in 2022

Sep 20, 2022

Oracle Retail’s Mike Webster shares key trends and how to leverage the power of a retail platform.

What are we doing about shorelines?

Sep 16, 2022

Some people love it, some people hate it – but one thing remains true. We all want to see our lakes stay healthy. Our townships recently enacted a shoreline bylaw, and today we’re going to talk allllll about it.  Join…