Quebec biofuel company partners with Qantas in effort to cut emissions

A Quebec biofuels company has signed its first deal to power an airline's jets with energy grown from Canadian oilseeds. Agrisoma Biosciences Inc. of Gatineau will supply biofuel to Australia's Qantas Airways made...

25 Small Business Ideas for Athletes

To be successful in sports doesn’t always require being gifted with athletic talents. Some of the greatest coaches weren’t the best players and some never played the game at all. To that end, there are plenty...

Mitch Had Grown Tired of the Ups and Downs of the Sales Game

So I’m sitting there one day and this cartoon just pops into my head. Which is great! I love when that happens! But then I had to wonder, how? And why? Seriously, what’s going on...

What are the best ways to shrink your carbon footprint?

Emma Rohmann works hard to minimize her family's contribution to climate change. She and her husband Erich, who have two young children, have retrofitted their Toronto home to be more energy efficient. They've...

All Your Employees Want for the Holidays is a Little Time Off

You may be starting to think about what to get your employees as a nice holiday gift. Cash? Gift cards? What Your Employees Want for the Holidays According to a just released survey from Randstad US, the...

Tesla unveils electric big-rig truck tonight

Tesla Inc. on Thursday unveiled a prototype electric big-rig truck that it will start producing in 2019, throwing itself into a new market even as it struggles to roll out an affordable...

'No water, no birds': Wood Buffalo National Park among most threatened, warn international scientists

One of the world's largest groups of conservation scientists says Canada's biggest national park is among the most threatened World Heritage Sites in North America. The International Union for the Conservation of Nature...

90% of Small Businesses Plan to Hire in 2018 — Depending on Budget

Small business optimism remains high and with this optimism comes thoughts of growth. According to a Microsoft Store and SurveyMonkey survey to determine trends for the upcoming year, the company found that 90 percent of...

Hundreds of dead geese in Canada's Arctic likely succumbed to harsh conditions

More than a thousand dead geese that washed up on the shore near Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, last August appear to have died of natural causes, including toxicity caused by drinking salt water. Three...

Shopify Has Real-Time Reporting for Your Online Store

What if you could view how your store is performing in real-time right from your mobile device or desktop? Shopify (NYSE:SHOP) has added yet another feature to its platform, giving small businesses more access...