There is more distance between most Canadians and the source of their food than ever before. People live in urban centres, shop in mega-groceries and are three, four, or more generations away from farming. more »

Jun 9, 2016 10:13 AM Marketing

Dismissing a bad hire is not only bad for the morale of your entire team, it can and will negatively impact your company for months following their termination. more »

Apr 8, 2016 1:11 PM Marketing

Dr. Love (aka Dr. Paul Zak) is a neuro-economist at Claremont Graduate University. He’s also a self-professed nerd who loves to be in his lab ‘avoiding humans’. Yet he’s also one of the world’s foremost experts on the love molecule, oxytocin. more »

Dec 2, 2015 12:00 AM Marketing

Your tasting room staff is the face of your winery. Customer satisfaction is primarily determined by the tasting room experience. more »

Jul 7, 2015 1:43 PM Marketing

Where is the tourism industry headed in the Thompson Okanagan? Imagine seeing electric cars and vans dominating the roads as they transport people and goods to wineries, resorts and attractions up and down the valley. more »

Jul 7, 2015 1:22 PM Marketing

Anyone who follows me on LinkedIn will see that I’m pretty pumped about social recruiting. And for good reason. By 2016 the number of mobile devices will surpass the world population! more »

Jun 2, 2015 2:53 PM Marketing

Let's face it. With conflict being the number one cause of absenteeism, turnover and lost productivity, we could all stand to be a little happier in our workplace. more »

Apr 8, 2015 3:13 PM Marketing

Out with the old, and in with the new! 2014 is gone and here we are at the start of a new year. Some of you are “business as usual” and others are ready to make 2015 the best year yet by doing something amazing! more »

Feb 5, 2015 1:58 PM Marketing

Finding and hiring great people can be an agonizing experience for even the most seasoned hiring manager. more »

Feb 5, 2015 12:00 AM Marketing