Most Recent Articles

Industrial Hemp: Canada's Oldest New Industry Industrial Hemp: Canada's Oldest New Industry Industrial Hemp: Canada's Oldest New Industry Industrial Hemp: Canada's Oldest New Industry

The legalization of cannabis marks the beginning of a new chapter for the hemp industry.
Why Small Business Is Booming in Alberta Why Small Business Is Booming in Alberta Why Small Business Is Booming in Alberta Why Small Business Is Booming in Alberta

These three unique, creative businesses help show how small businesses drive nearly 30 per cent of the province's GDP.
Matthew Roselle, CEO of Simpurgo Matthew Roselle, CEO of Simpurgo Matthew Roselle, CEO of Simpurgo Matthew Roselle, CEO of Simpurgo

This CEO isn't afraid to roll up his sleeves and clean a toilet. In fact, that's how he got his company off the ground.
Seeing the Light: Cannabis Legalization and Agricultural Innovation in Alberta Seeing the Light: Cannabis Legalization and Agricultural Innovation in Alberta Seeing the Light: Cannabis Legalization and Agricultural Innovation in Alberta Seeing the Light: Cannabis Legalization and Agricultural Innovation in Alberta

Cannabis cultivation is bringing new ideas to Alberta's Agricultural sector. Or is it the other way around?
Startup Tips from Top Alberta Entrepreneurs Startup Tips from Top Alberta Entrepreneurs Startup Tips from Top Alberta Entrepreneurs Startup Tips from Top Alberta Entrepreneurs

While startups may be fulfilling, they're also risky. So what does it take to succeed? We asked five successful Alberta entrepreneurs for...
Profile: Jim Carter Profile: Jim Carter Profile: Jim Carter Profile: Jim Carter

In May, Jim Carter was inducted in tho the Alberta Business Hall of Fame. We take a look back at a lifetime of remarkable career...
Alberta sunrise Alberta sunrise Alberta sunrise Alberta sunrise

This is the new Alberta Venture. And, while some things have changed, we hope to honor the past as we pursue a new path to the future.
Minimum Wage Increase Minimum Wage Increase Minimum Wage Increase Minimum Wage Increase

For some, it's a move to protect the economically vulnerable; for others, it's a tax grab. Here's what business owners are saying about its...
Constructing Futures: Edmonton Program Aims to Help Immigrants Prepare for Careers in Construction Management Constructing Futures: Edmonton Program Aims to Help Immigrants Prepare for Careers in Construction Management Constructing Futures: Edmonton Program Aims to Help Immigrants Prepare for Careers in Construction Management Constructing Futures: Edmonton Program Aims to Help Immigrants Prepare for Careers in Construction Management

A new program launched by the Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers is working to help give skilled immigrants a leg up in the...
Profile: Greg Zeschuk and Ray Muzyka Profile: Greg Zeschuk and Ray Muzyka Profile: Greg Zeschuk and Ray Muzyka Profile: Greg Zeschuk and Ray Muzyka

In May, the two former BioWare execs were inducted into the Alberta Business Hall of Fame. We dive into what helped them conquer the online...