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Toronto, Montreal mayors team up for Middle East road trip

Toronto Mayor John Tory (above) will lead a delegation heading to Israel and the West Bank along with Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre. | Photo by Alex Guibord via Creative Commons.

November 11, 2016 - 6:17pm

Worrisome figures on Canadian finances are plentiful

FInancial worries are adding up for many Canadians, recent figures show. | Photo by KMR Photography via Creative Commons.

November 11, 2016 - 5:02pm

Spin Master sparks the latest toy frenzy

Toy shelves across North America and around the world have been picked clean of Hatchimals, with no promise of reinforcements before the holiday season is through. | Crain's photo by Geoff Martin.

November 11, 2016 - 2:51pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Toronto stands tall on global city ranking

Toronto's rep game is strong, according to a global survey ranking cities by reputation. | Photo by tsaiproject via Creative Commons.

November 4, 2016 - 5:16pm

Canadian holiday shoppers moving to mobile

The popular Christmas Market in Toronto's Distillery District should be busier than ever this year, but many shoppers could be distracted by their phones. | Photo by Joseph Morris via Creative Commons.

November 4, 2016 - 4:35pm

Few companies are confident in their digital defense: survey

Cyber security is a priority for many of today's businesses, but executives aren't especially confident in their execution according to a new survey | Photo by Blogtrepreneur via Creative Commons.

October 28, 2016 - 5:37pm

Employee happiness an elusive but valuable asset, study finds

A happy boardroom is a productive boardroom, a new study from Robert Half says. | Photo by Sofitel Dubai Downtown via Creative Commons. 

October 28, 2016 - 4:52pm

Toronto's constricted land supply is critically low, real estate panel says

Despite sky-high demand, Toronto is quickly running out of space to build new homes, a discussion panel told an audience at Ryerson University on Friday. | Photo by Wesley Alcoforado via Creative Commons. 

October 28, 2016 - 4:01pm

Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm