Special Reports

A small company ‘Survivor’ doesn’t have to exist as an island

Ron Kehrig Starting and operating a small company is not easy, and it is hard to survive. It often seems like far too many skill sets need to be found among very few bodies within the company. At times it may feel like you are alone – on “Company X” island. Fortunately, outside resources are available, but like most things, …

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Food clusters in Canada

around the country

Promoting Industry Development through Commodity-Based Clusters By Lindsay Grummett GLOBAL FOOD LEADER With more than seven billion people on the planet including over 35 million Canadians, the global food industry has a lot of mouths to feed. Fortunately, Canada’s diverse agricultural landscape and solid workforce is the ideal support system for its developing food industry. Investment in food and food …

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