Features

A core values statement is two-dimensional until the right people with the right attitudes bring it to life, says Micah Solomon.

Morale and execution are the cornerstones of powerful sales organizations, but while execution can easily be measured, morale is more of an art than a science, says John R. Treace.

In the light of current energy issues, Toni Johnson looks at the potential of natural gas to fill some gaps.

Alongside the severe energy crises currently being experienced by most African countries comes a huge opportunity to direct investments into clean, efficient, renewable energy for the growth of a green economy in Africa.

Global business news

Infrastructure Ontario and Metrolinx have named Crosslinx Transit Solutions (CTS)—a consortium of equal share partners ACS Infrastructure Canada, Aecon, EllisDon, and SNC-Lavalin—the preferred proponent to design, build, finance, and maintain the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT) project using the alternative financing and procurement (AFP) model.

Apple is apparently in serious talks to buy Formula 1. Could a blockbuster F1 acquisition be the perfect platform to push the oft-rumoured Apple Car?

Microsoft announced a $26.2 billion deal on Monday to acquire professional social platform LinkedIn for $196 per share.

Shares of LinkedIn surged 47 percent after the announcement to near $193, while Microsoft’s stock was down 3.2 percent. Trading in Microsoft had been halted briefly for news pending before the announcement of the all-cash deal.

Executive Insight

Apple is apparently in serious talks to buy Formula 1. Could a blockbuster F1 acquisition be the perfect platform to push the oft-rumoured Apple Car?

Microsoft announced a $26.2 billion deal on Monday to acquire professional social platform LinkedIn for $196 per share.

Shares of LinkedIn surged 47 percent after the announcement to near $193, while Microsoft’s stock was down 3.2 percent. Trading in Microsoft had been halted briefly for news pending before the announcement of the all-cash deal.

Business Blogs

SGS explain how they helped a pipeline company who encountered a blockage in one of their pipelines by using ultrasonic technology.

David Sturges looks at the risks of cyber crime and how businesses can ensure greater security against it by moving to the cloud.