Working remotely offers many advantages, including skipping the rush-hour commute and accessing a fully-stocked fridge throughout the work day. That said, working from home does pose challenges for employees who are used to the daily 9–5. …


Spending money on real estate can generate income, to reinvest. Image by Mohamed Hassan from Pixabay

In the midst of 2020’s COVID-19 pandemic, there was some good news for those looking to borrow in the next few years. As Canada continued to face economic challenges, the Bank of Canada announced its historically-low lending rate would remain unchanged, helping ward off inflation. …


It happens every day somewhere in the world. An employee loses their personal smartphone and suddenly company data is out there, somewhere. Although bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies have their advantages, such as potentially reducing equipment costs in the IT budget by $350 per worker, they also introduce risk as your IT…


Fresh fruits and vegetables can be hard to find in Northern Canada. In Gjoa Haven, Nunavut, however, modern technology combined with local labour is bringing fresh, nutritious food to this remote community.

In Nunavut, almost 70 percent of the population experiences food insecurity, the inability to access enough food, according…


As cybersecurity issues grow, so too does the importance of listening to those whose mandate is to protect the company’s information systems.

Network cables. Photo credit Lars P. on Flickr.

Bosses are used to getting their way. Want those reports by Friday? Your employees will scramble to complete them in time. Want a new color printer? The IT team will be happy to comply. …

Suzanne Currie

Writer, marketer, and science geek.

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