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Chef Jeremy Charles' debut cookbook is the cornucopia of Newfoundland food culture on paper

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Taxing issues
What really drives urban business activity? Is it lower taxation? Increased population? Or something else? Intriguing questions—we don’t have the answers, just the following food for thought.
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Has downtown lost its groove?
When Petula Clarke recorded her 1964 homage to everything downtown, it really was the heart of the city. Would she be singing the same tune today? The following summarizes rental and vacancy rates in Atlantic Canada cities with populations of 50K+, as well as P.E.I.’s ...
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Executive education
Professional development programs and organization memberships can really fast track your career. But how to decide which one is right for you? In this feature, we examine six popular Top 50 CEO career advancement tools. You can’t go wrong if you follow the leaders Institute ...
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Why can’t we handle the truth?
As I write this piece, the fate of Brexit is still in doubt. The current Prime Minister feels compelled to drag her country out of the European Union because of a referendum vote which produced a narrow victory for the “leavers”. The economic consequences of ...
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  • Open and Shut June 2019 Summer is here and so are the new restaurants! There were almost no closures this month, but coffee ships and creameries abound.