start-ups

Online lifeline

Tiny shops and boutiques get an online lifeline

Small retailers at risk of getting crushed by Internet giants like Amazon turn to a Canadian start-up
Avis Zipcar

Will Avis remove the zip from Zipcar?

Fans say a takeover will destroy the hip urban start-up. Others say it’s already dead.
Student entrepreneurs

Canada’s entrepreneurial campuses

Six programs for ambitious undergrads
A foot in two worlds

A foot in two worlds

How a growing number of tiny Canadian-based start-ups are making the leap into big foreign markets
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Is the dot-com bubble back?

Investors are once again enticed by the rapid growth of online companies