Weekend Business Features
LATEST EPISODES
Pandemic Preparedness - (May 8-9, 2021) Kris McCusker looks at a recent survey with Annie Marsolais, Chief Marketing Officer and Mental Health Advocate at BDC, which found more Canadian entrepreneurs were feeling satisfied with their mental health heading into the third wave of the pandemic. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Recipe for Success - (May 8-9, 2021) Fil Martino chats with Rosemary Parentela, founder of Nonna's Croquettes, about how she turned an old family recipe it into a new business during the pandemic. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Backing Wealthsimple - (May 8-9, 2021) Mike Eppel chats with Dr. Sean Wise, Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University, about how new financing and celebrity endorsements are helping Wealthsimple attract new customers. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Critical Illness Insurance - (May 8-9, 2021) Kris McCusker looks at a new survey with Derek Weir, Manager of Optional Benefits at Medavie Blue Cross, which found most Canadians are worried about how critical illness or a major injury could affect their finances during the pandemic. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Appeasing Employees - (May 8-9, 2021) Stuart McGinn speaks with Jim Willis, Director of Canadian Enterprise Sales at Citrix, about a new survey, which found most Canadians hope they will be given the option to continue working from home once the pandemic is over. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Tweet Crackdown - (May 8-9, 2021) Richard Southern speaks with Andrea MacDonald, Head of Technology at Twitter Canada, about a new feature that is designed to make users think twice about posting "potentially harmful" tweets. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Cannabis Consumption - (May 8-9, 2021) Stuart McGinn looks at a new study with Dale Hooper, Risk Advisory Partner at Deloitte Canada, which found more Canadians are turning to cannabis during the pandemic as a way to cope with anxiety or sleep deprivation. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Food Innovations - (May 8-9, 2021) Richard Southern chats with Duncan Fulton, Chief Corporate Officer at Restaurant Brands International, about the latest earnings report for Tim Hortons and a new product coming to Popeyes. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Booking Vaccines - (May 8-9, 2021) Kris McCusker chats with Zain Manji, co-founder of Lazer Technologies, about a new system that makes it easier for Canadians to book COVID-19 vaccination appointments. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Crypto Craze - (May 8-9, 2021) Mike Eppel takes a look at another wild week for cryptocurrencies with Michele Schneider, Partner and Director of Trading Research and Education at Marketgauge.com. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Post-Pandemic Spending - (May 8-9, 2021) Stuart McGinn looks at a new post-pandemic spending survey with Sue MacDonald, Vice-President of Retail Customer Growth at Scotiabank, which found many Canadians plan to keep up the positive financial habits they have developed. May 07, 2021, 05:00 PM
Protecting Workers - (May 1-2, 2021) Richard Southern takes a closer look at the province's new paid sick leave program with Dan Kelly, President and CEO of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business.  Apr 30, 2021, 05:00 PM
WeeL - (May 1-2, 2021) Fil Martino chats with Robert Ostfield, founder of WeeL, about how the company is helping Canadians get their vehicles serviced at home during the pandemic. Apr 30, 2021, 05:00 PM
Taking on Tesla - (May 1-2, 2021) Stuart McGinn takes a closer look at Tesla's latest earnings report and growing competition in the electric vehicle market with Alex Hein, founder at Shearwater Wealth Inc. Apr 30, 2021, 05:00 PM
Disclosing Vaccinations - (May 1-2, 2021) Richard Southern finds out if employers are allowed to ask if you have received a COVID-19 vaccine and whether they can legally require them with Lia Moody, Managing Partner at Samfiru Tumarkin LLP's Vancouver office. Apr 30, 2021, 05:00 PM