Why be a trend-spotter?

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Trend-spotting — anticipating dynamic changes in our society, our economy, in technology and in our daily lives — can help your search for a unique business idea. What does the future hold for us? What are the key trends impacting our lives, our world and our plans for the future? Two examples of business trends […]

Small business lessons from Generation Y

Wednesday, May 26th, 2010

Yesterday’s Globe and Mail had an interesting feature entitled, “Why Gen Y prefers to patronize small businesses.” It’s the first of a three-part series at the Globe’s website outlining the effect Generation Y is having on business. The boundaries of Generation Y are loosely defined, but it’s commonly considered to have begun in the mid […]