Contents | October 2011

cover story

2011 Entrepreneur of the Year

Meet the class of 2011, this year's Pacific Region winners
by BCBusiness


Gold Rush 2.0

All across B.C. amateur miners are getting out their gold pans and partying like it's 1859.
by Christopher Pollon

Boom Time

As copper prices drive a new mining bonanza, small towns welcome an end to their lean years.
by Andrew Findlay

Reinventing Tourism

The mountains may never change, but the tourism businesses that thrive on them have to.
by Jackie Wong

On the Waterfront

What's left of the maritime industry in Victoria's harbour duels with condo owners for survival.
by Brennan Clarke

Profile: Robin Silvester

Port Metro Vancouver CEO Robin Silvester skippers a generational change for B.C.'s first industry.
by Peter Mitham

Making a Case for Legal Education

Believe it or not, B.C. needs more lawyers. And the law schools think new buildings might help.
by Peter Mitham

business briefs

Public Good Private Costs Vancouver's bike lane politics and the real costs of civic infrastructure

Teaching Fashion to the Italians B.C. teaches Italians a thing or two about fashion

The Office Commune Ditching the cubicle for communal work spaces

Inquiring Minds What would you tell a younger you?

Need to Know Creating Better Employee Incentives

Crossroads Surrey Board of Trade president Mary Jane Stenberg

Lunch with Lucy Lucy lunches with the Sun's steely editor Patricia Graham


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