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Patio Permanent - how businesses are making outdoor spaces work year round

Patio Permanent: How businesses are making outdoor spaces work year round

The pandemic altered the way we do business, from increasing ecommerce for retailers to the rise of delivery apps and, for restaurants, pubs and...
Canada's ocean economy offers a myriad of opportunities in blue tech.

Optimism in Ocean: climate solutions leader sees green future in blue...

There are some big numbers bandied about when it comes to the projected value of the global ocean economy by 2030: three trillion US...

10 to Watch

10 to Watch Eve and Simon of MeepMeep

10 to Watch Winner 2022 – MeepMeep

10 to Watch Winner 2022 - MeepMeep - Douglas Magazine Sector: Hardware Product, Software Development Year Launched: 2020 Founders: (left to right) Eve Olynyk and Simon Park Unique...
10 to Watch the team behind Justo's Plant-based Dips

10 to Watch Winner 2022 – Justo’s Plant-Based Dips

10 to Watch Winner 2022 - Justo's Plant-Based Dips - Douglas Magazine Sector: Food, Retail, Consumer Goods Year Launched: 2019 Founders: (left to right) Tyler Hosie, Justin...

Leadership

Douglas Roundtable

Douglas roundtable: Port Alberni's Innovation Economyvideo

Douglas Roundtable: Port Alberni’s Innovation Economy

Port Alberni is experiencing a boom, thanks to the right leadership, revitalized economic partnerships and an increased interest in the city. This Douglas roundtable...
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Douglas Roundtable: The Business of Going Green

Becoming a green business means taking concrete action, but what’s the right strategy to maintain profitability while moving towards a carbon neutral future? This...

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ICA Anti Racism at Work campaign posters

Anti-Racism At Work Is Everyone’s Job

‘Anti-Racism at Work is Everyone’s Job’ is the theme of the latest media campaign by the Greater Victoria Local Immigration Partnership (GVLIP). The aim...

Technology

Optimism in Ocean: climate solutions leader sees green future in blue...

Canada's ocean economy offers a myriad of opportunities in blue tech.
There are some big numbers bandied about when it comes to the projected value of the global ocean economy by 2030: three trillion US...

Mapping the Future for our Cities

Mapping the future of our cities - Douglas Oct/Nov 2022
Alex Miller, president of Esri Canada, describes the company’s mission as “digitizing the geography of the world.” That’s a big picture summary of what...

Automate Your Retail Success

Automate your retail success - Douglas Oct/Nov 2022
Before you know it, the holidays will be upon us and the busy shopping season will be in full swing. If the last few years...

Taking cybersecurity seriously: How data breaches are costing you and your...

Cybersecurity - Oct/Nov 2022
Cyber attacks are costing businesses — and their customers — big time. In a recently released study, IBM surveyed 550 companies and found that...

Advice

Creating Content - Douglas Oct/Nov 2022

Creating Content: Five steps for an intentional online content strategy

Blogging, newsletters, social media. All are effective means of marketing a business but are easily overwhelming without a content strategy in place. In fact,...
Financing your early stage venture - Douglas Oct/Nov 2022

Financing Your Early Stage Venture

When we think about investment, we often think of public equity markets and the many, many faceless investors buying and selling shares in public...
Connecting in a hybrid world - Douglas Oct/Nov 2022

Connecting in a Hybrid World

What initially had employers shaking their heads at the beginning of COVID — wondering how on earth remote work was going to be possible...

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