Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Canadian investors falling short on climate commitments, report suggests

A report from an investor-focused advocacy group raises questions about how well some of Canada’s biggest investors are meeting their climate commitments. The report from...

Covid Vaccine Makers Kept Prepayments for Canceled Shots for Poor Nations

Separately, Johnson & Johnson is demanding additional payment for unwanted shots, confidential documents show.As global demand for Covid-19 vaccines dries up, the program responsible...

Academy Won’t Rescind Andrea Riseborough’s Best Actress Nomination

The organization investigated whether an Oscars campaign for the “To Leslie” actress Andrea Riseborough had violated rules.The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences...

Why Good Frozen Pizza Is Hard to Find

Since 1962, when the Minneapolis entrepreneur Rose Totino introduced it to American shoppers, frozen pizza has been an after-school snack, the quickest route to...

You Don’t Go to Sun Valley to Party

In recent years, America’s top ski resorts have upped the ante with five-star hotels, slopeside luxury brand collaborations and outposts of pricey, big-city restaurants...

Smaller Rate Increase by Federal Reserve Likely as Inflation Cools

America’s central bank is expected to raise rates by a quarter point on Wednesday. The question now is what comes next.Federal Reserve officials are...

Chinese Travel Is Set to Return. The Question Is, When?

The country has dropped restrictions on overseas journeys for its citizens, but once-popular destinations are still waiting for the flood of vacationers to arrive.When...

Wall Street’s Most Connected Black Woman Has An Ingenious Idea To Narrow The Wealth Gap

To boost more talented minority executives into the corporate stratosphere, Ariel Investments’ Mellody Hobson wants to install them at the top of existing businesses—and...

How This Online Grocer Is Working Towards Becoming The World’s First Climate Positive Grocery Store

Online grocer and B Corp Thrive Market has set some ambitious goals for itself: to be Zero Waste by 2022, plastic neutral by 2023,...

Sort Your KPIs From Your OKRs: How Profit.co Is Helping More Businesses Hit Their Targets At Last

Businesses the world over will be familiar with the frustration that comes with setting themselves a target and then falling short. The solution may...

Comment on McDonalds Presidents Says California FAST Act Will Kill Restaurants by Robert Brady

The California FAST act – which would raise minimum wages up to $22 an hour for fast food workers – is on the back...

What is an EIN Number, and Does Your Small Business Need One?

If you’re a small business owner, you’ve probably heard of an EIN number but may not know what it is or if your business...

50 Small Business Advertising Ideas to Consider in 2023

Advertising and marketing campaigns help businesses in nearly every location and industry spread the word about their offerings. The marketing strategy of a local...

Spotlight: Humanity Communications Collective Puts a Unique Spin on Communications Consulting

There are many communications agencies that help businesses convey important messaging. However, Humanity Communications Collective goes even deeper. The company focuses specifically on groups...

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Ontario NDP submits fresh evidence to integrity commissioner in Greenbelt investigation

The incoming leader of the Ontario NDP has submitted fresh evidence to Ontario’s integrity commissioner over the Ford government’s controversial decision to open portions...

Guelph man collects impaired driving charges while waiting for oil change

Coffee apparently wasn’t enough for a driver who was waiting on his car to get an oil change. Guelph police were notified by staff at...

McGill University temporarily shuts down 3 buildings over asbestos discovery

McGill University has closed a part of its Macdonald Campus after asbestos was discovered in a building undergoing renovations Tuesday. The Montreal institution says the...

‘Recession Resilient’ Climate Start-Ups Shine in Tech Downturn

Tech workers and investors are flocking to start-ups that aim to combat climate change.When Arebeth Pease was laid off from the tech start-up MasterClass...

Anthropic Said to Be Closing In on $300 Million in New A.I. Funding

Anthropic specializes in generative artificial intelligence, a hot investment in Silicon Valley. The new funding could value the company at roughly $5 billion.Anthropic, a...

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Predictions for 2023: Redefining Work, The Workforce, And HR

Every year for 25 years I’ve tried to write Predictions for the year ahead. And this year, like none before, I think it’s time...

Understanding Chat-GPT, And Why It’s Even Bigger Than You Think

Everyone has an opinion about Chat-GPT and AI. Engineers and entrepreneurs see it as a new frontier: a bold new world to invent products,...

The Josh Bersin Academy: Even Bigger And Better In 2023

This year, as we deal with hybrid work, a changing economy, and one of the most challenging labor markets in decades, I want to...

A New Generation Of Mastery-Based Learning Platforms Has Arrived

The $330 billion corporate training market is enormous, fragmented, and complex. For years it was dominated by Learning Management Systems (LMS) and content providers,...

3 Vision Board Alternatives You Must Try

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Have you ever used or contemplated using a vision board before? It's an oft-recommended but woefully misunderstood...

How to Reject the Status Quo and Redefine Your Success

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The construction industry has always adapted to keep moving forward over the long haul. That agility has...

Having It All: How to Achieve All Your Financial and Career Goals

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Did you know that in the early 1900s, only 6% of married women worked outside the home?...

A New Economy is Coming. Here Are 5 Ways to Prepare Your Mindset for Personal Success

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Experts have been predicting a new economy for a few years now, and astute observers and analysts...

McGill University temporarily shuts down 3 buildings over asbestos discovery

McGill University has closed a part of its Macdonald Campus after asbestos was discovered in a building undergoing renovations Tuesday. The Montreal institution says the...

Guelph man collects impaired driving charges while waiting for oil change

Coffee apparently wasn’t enough for a driver who was waiting on his car to get an oil change. Guelph police were notified by staff at...

Ontario NDP submits fresh evidence to integrity commissioner in Greenbelt investigation

The incoming leader of the Ontario NDP has submitted fresh evidence to Ontario’s integrity commissioner over the Ford government’s controversial decision to open portions...

Saskatoon morning news rewind: Wednesday, Feb. 1

A Saskatchewan rink built in 1928, an Indigenous-owned investment group and the USask Library’s Storyteller-in-residence. Here’s your morning rewind for the Wednesday, Feb. 1, edition of...