Business

Of passion and pastries: Mickaël’s Café Librairie in Lindsay

Imagine a French bakery. A boulangerie.  There are racks of warm baguettes and country loaves with slightly blistered crusts. And… Continue reading “Of passion and pastries: Mickaël’s Café Librairie in Lindsay”

Prepare Kawartha Lakes students as they do in Tokyo, Riyadh and London

The Canadian economy exists on two key tenants — resource extraction and manufacturing.  But both are in trouble. Given most… Continue reading “Prepare Kawartha Lakes students as they do in Tokyo, Riyadh and London”

Lindsay’s Arctic-inspired tech entrepreneur aims to triple size in coming months

Lindsay’s Arctic-inspired tech entrepreneur aims to triple size in coming months

It has been three years since Ryan Oliver left Pangnirtung on the east side of Baffin Island, where summer temperatures… Continue reading “Lindsay’s Arctic-inspired tech entrepreneur aims to triple size in coming months”

Kawartha Lakes businesses get new digital marketing workshops

Kawartha Lakes’ chambers of commerce have collaborated to put together a digital marketing series designed for ‘main street’ business owners. It’s… Continue reading “Kawartha Lakes businesses get new digital marketing workshops”

MP Schmale says low taxes, private-sector jobs the answer, not basic income

MP Schmale says low taxes, private-sector jobs the answer, not basic income

Roderick Benns recently interviewed Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock Conservative MP Jamie Schmale on the issue of basic income and the Ontario Basic Income… Continue reading “MP Schmale says low taxes, private-sector jobs the answer, not basic income”

Desire or pressure: What motivates us to get out of bed and work?

Desire or pressure: What motivates us to get out of bed and work?

Three days ago, we ran a story called ‘Mariposa Dairy struggles to find young adults who want to work five… Continue reading “Desire or pressure: What motivates us to get out of bed and work?”