Canadian Startup Ecosystem

By |December 7th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

For this week’s blog post I wanted to discuss the value of targeting fast-growing start-ups. As we have mentioned in a previous blog post, while start-up companies account for only 3% of overall employment in the US, they represent nearly 20% of new job growth.

I decided to reach out to a former […]

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Brexit Stage Left

By |October 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

I’ve surprised myself with how long I’ve managed to avoid writing a blog about Brexit. As the drama rages on there seems to be less certainty around the outcome of the negotiations now than there was 6 months ago.

The impact of the UK’s exit will be felt, is already being felt in the world of […]

Politics and Economic Development

By |October 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Quebec recently went to the polls for its provincial elections. The result will likely not have much of an impact or draw much press outside of the province. Perhaps the most interesting aspect will be the resemblance of one of the party leaders to Lucius Malfoy

While the Quebec ballot is a paper […]

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The Economic Development Marathon

By |September 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Rock’n’Roll Marathon series rolls (and rocks) into Montreal this weekend. For many of the city’s runners, it is the culmination of a spring and summer of training, and the last big event before winter kicks in. Should be fun despite the inevitability of many city dwellers bemoaning city-wide road closures…

When thinking about crafting this […]

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It’s Complicated: The Future of Automation and Our Workforce

By |September 5th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Happy Labor Day week from ROI! We want to express our appreciation to all our valued clients by sharing some helpful and educational content. We hope you find it valuable.

Labor Day is recognized as a public holiday across North America (equivalent to May Day across much of Europe. Although, the holiday’s exact origins are unknown, […]

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