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    Report on Small Business

    Source: Business in Vancouver, October 18th, 2012 Open publication – Free publishing – More business Share

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    Cryoport’s Innovative Solution for Biotech Cold-Chain Logistics

    Cryoport, Inc. (CRYX-OTC) has developed a unique solution for shipping sensitive biomaterials world-wide, keeping them at 150C below zero for up to 10 days. Unlike dry-ice shippers, Cryoport’s liquid-nitrogen packaging maintains materials at a constant glass phase, preventing biological degradation. Leveraging their unique web tracking […]

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    Relaxed Funding Rules for Startups

    WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) — The Senate on Thursday passed a bill making it easier for more companies to become publicly traded by bypassing audits and disclosures now required for investors. Read the full story here: Share

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    Canada Needs a Date Standard!

    All of my receipts are different: yymmdd, ddmmyy, mmddyy. What date is 11/1/12? What was wrong with mmddyy? Share

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    Is Risk Aversion Stifling Innovation?

    According to the Harvard Business Review, business leaders are risk averse. I would bet that CEOs have become more risk averse since the great recession began. Before that, a company could recover from a bad gamble in the environment of a growing economy. Since then, […]

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    Thinking About Buying a Business?

    In my experience, there are four important steps to take before making the purchase commitment. (1) Understand why you want to buy it, (2) understand exactly why the seller is selling, (3) verify the financial statements, and (4) value the business based on cash flows […]

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    The Greater Vancouver Business Leadership Network

    If you are an employer commtted to diversity and inclusion in your company, consider working with the Greater Vancouver Business Leadership Network for guidance and a source of great, dedicated workers. Share

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    Simon Fraser University Mock Interviews

    Catherine Gauthier conducted mock interviews for Simon Fraser University’s Graduate School of Business in Vancouver today. This is a great service provided to graduating MBA students, and it is rewarding for the volunteer interviewers as well. Simon Fraser is turning out some great business leaders. […]

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    Venture-Backed M&A could Signal Upturn in Venture Funding

    This article, written by my colleague, venture attorney Jeremy Glaser of Mintz Levin describes how recent activity could start a new venture funding cycle in the next year. Read the full article here Share

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    Desolation Sound Salmon

    For immediate release: CoNavigant’s Catherine Gauthier has been named President of the Desolation Sound Salmon Enhancement Society, effective April 1st, 2011. She will provide support to the work of restoring salmon runs to the inner BC coast. The DSSES has achieved restoration of Chinook salmon […]

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