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Gary Lamphier: It's a wrap, folks: thanks for a great run

What kid dreams of becoming a business writer? None that I know of, including me.

Instead, like most of my youthful pals, I fantasized about becoming an NHL hockey star while I was growing up in Windsor, Ont., a stone’s throw from Detroit’s Joe Louis Arena. 1,107 more words

Edmonton Oilers

Alberta delegation talked pipelines on mission to Asia

Back from a 12-day trade mission in November to China and Japan, Economic Development and Trade Minister Deron Bilous shared a stage Friday with 18 people representing some of the 86 businesses that participated — the largest Alberta delegation to Asia in history. 539 more words

Local News

New payday loan laws restrict lenders' ability to penalize consumers

Consumers taking out payday loans at any of Alberta’s more than 220 branches have been given a little extra protection after new rules took effect Wednesday. 253 more words

Local News

What’s your No. 1 cost-saving tip?

Capital Ideas members were asked about their tried, tested and true methods for saving money. Here’s what members of our community of business owners helping business owners had to say: 1,550 more words

Edmonton

What are inexpensive ways to retain and motivate staff?

Capital Ideas members were asked about their favourite cost-effective strategies to keep staff happy. Here’s what members of our community of business owners helping business owners had to say: 1,831 more words

Business

What's one thing you wish you could outsource?

Capital Ideas members were asked about the one thing they wish they could outsource. Here’s what members of our community of business owners helping business owners had to say: 991 more words

Edmonton

What is your favourite low-budget marketing tool?

Capital Ideas members were asked about their favourite low budget marketing tool. Here’s what members of our community of business owners helping business owners had to say: 2,007 more words

Edmonton