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Business Lessons From The Classroom

I've been surprised to discover how the world of work and learning has so much in common. Organizational structure, measuring success, deadlines and the difference between hearing and learning have all come in to play. As my first cohort of students graduate here is snapshot of what I have learned so far:
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Tories Lose Wireless War

The Harper government went to war with Canada’s big wireless companies, and lost. But there may yet be time for a rematch. That’s the message coming from many telecom experts reacting this week to the...
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BACK IN CANADA..

Verizon may be taking another stab at coming to Canada. The U.S. wireless giant has hired a consultant to lobby the federal government on telecom policy, according to a new entry in the federal lobbyi...
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Propaganda Won't Solve Our Cellphone Problems

The government, seizing an opportunity to capitalize on deep public anti-cell-phone-company sentiment, claims that Canadians needed more competition in the wireless business in order to lower prices and improve service for consumers. But if the problem isn't lack of competition, but lack of transparency and terrible customer service, then expensive ad campaigns are not the answer, nor is artificial, taxpayer-funded, unsustainable interference in the market to force more competition. We need facts, not propaganda.