Edusity Launches Learning Management System for Enterprises

Edusity has launched. The learning management system (LMS) is a real-time, fully-interactive virtual classroom. Functionalities include document sharing, a virtual whiteboard, forums, chat capabilities and full video support.  “If there is one thing the pandemic has taught us,” says Mississauga-based co-founder Arvind Betala, “it is that online learning is easy to get wrong. We wanted […]

Sponsored: CMO Summit is coming to Sydney 3/29-31!

The CMO Summit is coming to Sydney! Join us for an invitation-only, premium forum bringing together leading marketing executives, innovative agencies and solution providers. The summit’s content is aligned with key marketing challenges and interests, relevant market developments, and practical, progressive ideas and strategies adopted by successful pioneers. Sessions: CAPTURING ATTENTION Developing capitative content that […]

Greentec CEO Perrotta: Why we’re partnering with Glentel

In the fight to reduce climate change, Canadian mobile phone retailer Glentel Inc. announces partnership with Cambridge-based recycler Greentec, to responsibly dispose of old phones across Canada This year alone, 31 million Canadians are in possession of a smartphone, meaning half of these individuals are likely to be in the market for a new device. […]

Can Digital Accessibility Spell Success or Failure for Your Small Business?

Image credit: wavebreakmedia / Shutterstock.com   Running a small enterprise can be extremely difficult and challenging at times. Owners have to take care of building an operating model, establishing customer relations, taking care of the finances, and several other aspects. That is why they often struggle with the time and money required for many supporting […]

Goodlawyer Launches New $49/mo Legal Services Subscription

SERVICE TO SUPPORT SPECIFIC LEGAL NEEDS OF SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS ACROSS CANADA   Goodlawyer, an online platform that provides affordable, on-demand legal solutions for individuals and small businesses, announced the launch of Goodlawyer Pro, a new subscription service offering entrepreneurs legal services, unlimited access to legal advice and customizable legal documents, for a flat rate […]

Gatik Deploys Canada’s First Autonomous Delivery Fleet with Loblaw; Announces $25 million raise

Gatik, an autonomous technology company deploying autonomous vehicles for B2B short-haul middle-mile logistics, today announced a multi-year partnership with Loblaw Companies to deploy a fleet of autonomous delivery vehicles in Toronto, Ontario. The autonomous vehicle company also announces $25 million in VC funding. Beginning in January, Gatik will provide Loblaw with a safe, reliable, contactless delivery solution for transporting […]

Seismic: Fall 2020 Release Extends Content Analytics Capabilities

Seismic Gives Customers Unparalleled Abilities to Explore, Customize and Share Actionable Insights on Campaigns, Content, and Deals Seismic, the industry-leading and award-winning sales enablement and marketing orchestration platform provider, today announced new content analytics capabilities that boost marketer and seller effectiveness, drive revenue team alignment, and help organizations deliver exceptional buyer experiences. In today’s world, […]

Abacus Data research: Young Canadians’ Lives “Fundamentally Altered” by Pandemic

In September 2020, Abacus Data completed a nationally representative survey with 1,000 Canadian youth aged 15 to 30. Read the full report. The purpose of this research was two-fold: 1. To understand the impacts and perspectives of the pandemic thus far for Canadian youth. 2. To explore their ideas for recovery from the pandemic. Youth […]

The Toll of Emotional Labour at Work during COVID-19

Coffee, Tea or Exhausted Me? By Kate Baggott Feeling more exhausted during the pandemic? It’s probably the extra emotional labour you’ve been doing. What is emotional labour? Over the past several weeks, much has been said and written about the increased load on women as they carry the greater demands of household labour and home […]

Here’s Why RFID Tracking Will Never Go Out of Style

  Now that B2B global communications networks have made it possible to share data across vast distances in real time, RFID tracking has revolutionized B2B shipping, warehousing, and logistics. Supply chain specialists can now keep closer track of shipments than ever before. And it’s not just a matter of tracking their physical location. RFID tracking […]

Many women are reluctant to talk about the new difficulties of combining work and motherhood during COVID-19. The emerging picture suggests the stress and worry over being able to go to work is not limited to nurses. The experience goes far beyond health care.

UPDATED: The Shecession Pandemic: Covid-19 is worse for women and the economy

Read part 2: Devolving from She-cession to Recession Read part 3: What is happening to business right now?   Adrienne lives in fear of another school closure. The 35 year-old Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) is a single mother of two school-age children. She works in an urban hospital in Southern Ontario. “I’ve been job-sharing throughout the […]

A Legal Solution to Chinese Tariffs

A Legal Solution to Chinese Tariffs

In today’s business world it is not easy being a company that relies on Chinese imports. Chinese tariffs have dramatically increased in the past few years and remarkably so in the past year due to President Trump’s trade-war tariffs. These increased costs are putting immense pressure on many e-commerce companies. The good news is that […]

The Future of Telemedicine and e-Health: Trends and Forecasts

The Future of Telemedicine and e-Health: Trends and Forecasts

As the healthcare industry gets its share of technological trends and transformation, all doctors, providers, and patients get to access new benefits. One of the areas with a promising future is telemedicine. Telemedicine will play a vital role in improving healthcare via remote delivery of medical services in the coming years. Telemedicine will also help […]