Weekend Business Features
Digital Divide - (November 7-8, 2020) Kris McCusker and Tony Olvet, Group Vice-President of Research at IDC Canada, look at new data, which found that Canadian companies lacking a robust digital strategy are being left behind during the pandemic. Nov 06, 2020, 05:00 PM
LATEST EPISODES
Moving Fashion Forward - (November 21-22, 2020) Richard Dettman chats with Darcy Reno, Co-founder and CEO of FNX Technologies, about how the cloud-based Canadian startup is helping rapidly growing fashion companies during the pandemic. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
Hotel Survivability - (November 21-22, 2020) Richard Southern speaks with Susie Grynol, President and CEO of the Hotel Association of Canada, who says 60% of small and medium-sized hotel operators are at risk of closing their doors unless the federal government delivers deeper pandemic support. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
Gaming Frenzy - (November 21-22, 2020) Richard Southern and Conor Clarance, Head of Sports at Twitter Canada, take a closer look at how people are reacting to the new Xbox and PlayStation video game consoles on the social media platform. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
EV Transformation - (November 21-22, 2020) Mike Eppel takes a look at how the shift to electric vehicles could be accelerated under a Joe Biden presidency in the U.S. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution - (November 21-22, 2020) Mike Eppel speaks with John Ferguson, President and CEO of Purolator, about the shipping company's ability to properly distribute a COVID-19 vaccine across Canada. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
Accessible Spaces 101 - (November 21-22, 2020) Kris McCusker chats with Marco Pasqua, Inspirational Speaker and Accessibility Consultant at the Rick Hansen Foundation, about a new course that the organization has launched with PowerED™ by Athabasca University. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
Shifting Priorities - (November 21-22, 2020) Kris McCusker and Chris Reynolds, President and CEO at the Investment Planning Counsel, look at a recent survey, which found that a majority of Canadians are reevaluating their financial priorities during the pandemic. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
Excess Cash - (November 21-22, 2020) Richard Dettman speaks with Benjamin Tal, Deputy Chief Economist at CIBC World Markets, who says the pandemic has left Canadian households and companies sitting on tens of billions of dollars of excess cash. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
Women in Tech - (November 21-22, 2020) Richard Dettman speaks with Erica Pretorius, Partner and National Leader of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 program, who says women have made significant inroads at some of Canada's fastest growing technology companies. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
Rent Support - (November 21-22, 2020) Mike Eppel and Dan Kelly, President and CEO of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business, look at how the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy will support businesses struggling during the pandemic. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
Saving for School - (November 21-22, 2020) Kris McCusker looks at new research with family and finance writer Kathy Buckworth, which found that a third of Canadians are struggling to save for their children's post-secondary education during the pandemic. Nov 20, 2020, 05:00 PM
Backyard Rinks - (November 14-15, 2020) Richard Southern chats with Nunzio Giambattista, Owner of Rinks for You, about the surge in demand the company is seeing as families look to install skating rinks in their backyards during the pandemic. Nov 13, 2020, 05:00 PM
Digital Strategies - (November 14-15, 2020) Kris McCusker and Mike Sharun, President and General Manager at Dell Canada, look at a new study, which found that more Canadian organizations are searching for technologies to help grow their business during the pandemic. Nov 13, 2020, 05:00 PM
Financial Blind Spots - (November 14-15, 2020) Kris McCusker chats with personal finance educator Kelley Keehn about some of the financial blind spots people need to be aware of during the pandemic. Nov 13, 2020, 05:00 PM
McControversy - (November 14-15, 2020) Richard Southern and Robert Carter, Managing Partner at The StratonHunter Group, look at a tough week for Beyond Meat as its third-quarter earnings disappointed and a controversy emerged with McDonald's. Nov 13, 2020, 05:00 PM