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We all have visions of what it takes to retire rich – finally savouring a taste of the good life, with first-class travels, fast cars and martinis by the pool. But, as Peter Wilson discovers, come age 65, many of us are in for a shock. What does your roadmap to retirement look like?
The plant could produce 40 to 60 jobs, generate $1 million in taxes, and spin off related businesses. Steam from the generator could heat vegetable greenhouses or water for a land-based tropical food-fish aquaculture operation. And air emissions from the...
With their city regularly cited as one of the most livable metropolises on the planet and their province’s economy booming, Vancouverites have plenty to feel smug about. But, business people and members of the arts community warn that without a cohesive arts-and-culture infrastructure, all the convention centres in the world will mean nothing. This is the state of the arts.
You’ll find it in figureheads, puppet masters, mediators and dictators. There’s no mistaking it: power. Once upon a time, it was easy to pinpoint; spot the loudest, proudest white man in a suit and you’d likely find an organization’s key decision maker. It’s not so simple anymore. Power has been divided and...
A proposed merger between two big suburban Vancouver credit unions has been called off. Apparently, the dating that's been going on for several months convinced the two that any union between them would end up as a brand marriage from hell. Tony Wanless
2007 Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Pacific Region overall winner Lucas Lundin accepts his award briefly and graciously.
Photos of the Entrepreneur of the Year 2007 gala event held October 9th, 2007 at the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre. Gala Photos: EOY 2007 Winner | Category Winners Gala Event: Lukas Lundin's Acceptance Speech Entrepreneur of the Year 2007 Winners:
Photos of the Entrepreneur of the Year, Pacific Region Program, 2007 gala event held October 9th, 2007 at the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre Gala Photos: EOY 2007 Winner | Category Winners Gala Event: Winner's Acceptance Speech Entrepreneur of the Year 2007 Winners:
Azim Jamal, Zahra Mamdani, Abdul Jamal and Joe Moosa, Retirement Concepts Seniors Services.B2B Products and Services Winner 2007.Click here for the article.Photo by Dina Goldstein. The entrepreneur has always been a subject of fascination, and the success of TV shows such as Dragon's Den and The Apprentice has only further cemented...