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This time of year, I always find myself writing this piece from my fishing camp in Labrador. There can be no place on earth like Labrador and I often think what a huge shame it is more Canadians don’t get to see how grand this …

How dare I talk about Christmas when summer’s still hanging on? I’m asking myself the same thing, as I sit here thinking more about heading to the pond for a swim than what I’d like from jolly ol’ Saint Nick.

On november 3rd, 2008, Newfoundland and Labrador became a “have” province for the first time since it joined Canada. Then-premier Danny Williams released the news during a press conference, saying that figures released by the federal finance department showed, for the first time, the province …

It was iconic American president John F. Kennedy who was first credited with the phrase ‘a rising tide lifts all boats.’ He was using the term to defend accusations of pork barrelling levelled over a dam-building project he supported, implying that everyone would prosper from …

Current mines are expanding. new ones are entering production. Exploration is taking off. With $16 billion in potential projects ahead, Labrador’s future is looking very bright indeed. Nick McGrath, Newfoundland and Labrador’s Minister Responsible for Labrador Affairs, moved from St. John’s to Labrador City in …

It’s dawn in the nowhere middle of the Atlantic ocean. How many days have they been drifting out here? Dickie – at 17, the youngest crew member – is supposed to be keeping watch. But he’s asleep, sprawled out in the bow of one of …

The rising

August 23, 2012 // 0 Comments

The photographs of Nancy and Michael Rogers’ wedding at Nova Scotia’s White Point Beach Resort were so spectacular they were shown on newspapers across Canada, Europe and India, on CBC, Inside Edition, CNN, NBC and even Saturday Night Live. Normally, the Queens County resort would …

For the former lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick and widow of one of Canada’s most successful industrialists, having it all is not nearly as important as giving it all away. On any given day, at any other time of the year, you might find one of …

The right professional development will strengthen your skills – and your business. The wrong courses will waste precious time and money. Here’s what you need to know. When you’re considering professional development, experts agree there’s one word to keep in mind above all others: relevance. …

You just shelled out $150 for an association membership – now what do you do with it? Many small business owners join associations simply because they feel that it’s something they should do in order to promote their business. Unfortunately, once they join, many members …

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