New Law Officially Opens B.C. Parks To Pipelines, Drilling

New Law Officially Opens B.C. Parks To Pipelines, Drilling

03.27.2014
"The government has sent a clear signal that it is open to having pipelines cut through our globally renowned protected areas," said Al...
Corporate Pot Profiteers Don't Care About Patients

Corporate Pot Profiteers Don't Care About Patients

03.25.2014
I want to point out that not a single one of the new licensed producers has ever come out publicly in support of patients' rights to grow...
What Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Anniversary Has To Do With Canada's Wild Salmon

What Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Anniversary Has To Do With Canada's Wild Salmon

03.23.2014
With March 24 marking the 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez oil spill, this disaster provides a lens into considering the Enbridge Northern...
Jacqueline Novogratz Leads Conversation of Audacious Action

Jacqueline Novogratz Leads Conversation of Audacious Action

03.23.2014
Entrepreneurship is about going over, around, under or right through obstacles. It's not for the faint of heart. "It's not just the one...
Find This Man A Job, Get Paid For It

Find This Man A Job, Get Paid For It

Sara Harowitz  03.21.2014
It hasn't been the best year for the Canadian job market (unless you live in Alberta), with growth rates hitting the lowest in a decade. That...
Big Oil vs. Beautiful Orca: Which Side Are You On?

Big Oil vs. Beautiful Orca: Which Side Are You On?

03.19.2014
Everyone in the Vancouver area was thrilled to see or hear about the pods of dolphins and orcas showing up in English Bay and False Creek...
Open A Vancouver Studio, They Will

Open A Vancouver Studio, They Will

03.18.2014
The visual effects company created by George Lucas for the original "Star Wars" has opened a permanent Vancouver studio, which will have...
Truckers' Strike Leads To Wine Shortage

Truckers' Strike Leads To Wine Shortage

03.13.2014
A strike by shipping container truckers at the Port of Metro Vancouver is creating a wine shortage, especially for bottles from South America...
You're Losing Your Shirt On These Publicly Funded Projects

You're Losing Your Shirt On These Publicly Funded Projects

03.12.2014
Too often, these Economic Action Plan projects seemed like giant lottery tickets, bought with our money, and failing to pay off. Government...
B.C. Government Math: When 1 Million May Actually Mean 210,000

B.C. Government Math: When 1 Million May Actually Mean 210,000

03.12.2014
The B.C. ministry responsible for jobs says the province has been clear on its job numbers. Yeah, clear as mud.
What The Heck Is A Bitcoin?

What The Heck Is A Bitcoin?

03.11.2014
When I first got into Bitcoin in early 2011, it took me many weeks to realize what Bitcoin can do to improve the world so I wanted to make...
Thank Baby Boomers For Gen Y Disrupting Capitalism

Thank Baby Boomers For Gen Y Disrupting Capitalism

03. 9.2014
In every business book in every business school in the world, the mandate of business is solely to maximize profit for shareholders. The...
LOOK: Vancouver's Young And Successful Give Back

LOOK: Vancouver's Young And Successful Give Back

03. 8.2014
Surrounded by the philanthropic legacy of her mother Jacqui Cohen while growing up, it's no surprise that Kasondra Cohen-Herrendorf, heir...
3 Tools to Protect Your Data From Surveillance

3 Tools to Protect Your Data From Surveillance

03. 8.2014
All the tools I recommend are open source, means you don't have to trust me, you can download the source code and look at it yourself before...