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small business – Thinking Port

The long road to recovery for island towns and residents now that the forestry strike is over

Credit to Author: Lori Culbert| Date: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 18:12:31 +0000

The forestry strike may be over, but challenges remain for businesses and residents trying to financially recover. And for the viability of the entire industry.

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Bitter 8-month strike leaves trail of hard times on northern Vancouver Island

Credit to Author: Lori Culbert| Date: Sat, 15 Feb 2020 00:40:09 +0000

A tentative agreement between Western Forest Products and the United Steelworkers Union means the strike may end soon, but rebound from financial distress will take much longer.

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Tips for newcomers starting a business in Canada

Credit to Author: Ivy Chiu| Date: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 19:11:00 +0000

According to the 2019 RBC Small Business poll, the number of Canadians who are considering business ownership is on the rise compared to last year (57 per cent in 2019 vs. 54 per cent in 2018). The poll also looked at what the profile of small business entrepreneurs looks like in Canada. Below are the […]

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