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24
Feb

Auto-fill my return makes doing taxes easier!


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Short on time this tax season? Try Auto-fill my return. This secure Canada Revenue Agency service automatically fills in parts of your tax return, making filing online even easier! You can use Auto-fill my return if you file online using certain NETFILE-certified software and are fully registered for My Account. What information does the service fill in on your return? Auto-fill my

23
Feb

Venture capital investment soars to dot-com boom levels


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Canada saw another banner year for venture capital and private equity in 2016, hitting levels of investment not seen since the dot-com boom. That’s the conclusion of the Canadian Venture Capital Private Equity Association’s annual report, which will be released Friday. It reported more than $3.2-billion in venture capital was invested in 530 deals in 2016. It’s

23
Feb

Why customers fail to understand how amazing your product is


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April Dunford is CEO of Sprint.ly, a project management tool used by startups and custom software developersThose of us in technology and innovation are in the business of creating amazing things the world has never seen before. We are creating a future filled with products and solutions our parents never even dreamed about. But too frequently our efforts fail because

23
Feb

Calling millennials lazy is just an excuse not to change


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Throughout my career, I have heard partners at law firms complain about “associates these days.” They complain that associates are unwilling to work hard, feel entitled to have it all and don’t know how good they have it, compared with what it was like back in the day.Undoubtedly, the partners’ views are reinforced by the fact that most of those

22
Feb

Uber co-founder’s startup accelerator expands to Vancouver


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A Silicon Valley startup accelerator known for its deep pockets and high-profile leadership is expanding to Vancouver.Expa Labs, which grew out of a company started by Uber co-founder Garrett Camp, launched last year in New York and San Francisco. Earlier this month, it begun recruiting the first group of companies for its Canadian program, which will begin in June.

21
Feb

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Each week, we seek expert advice to help a small or medium-sized business overcome a key issue.When Victor Tam bought a condo in 2010, he wanted to furnish it in Scandinavian style without falling for the familiar trappings of IKEA. Looking around, he found that many retailers were “ridiculously priced,” with sofas so costly he thought he could otherwise furnish