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Pandemic brings 3x growth to Kitchener Waterloo startup Faire

Working on a startup is an admirable goal because it takes months, often years, to get rewarded for your hard work. But sometimes, you can run into a golden egg, as was what happened to Marcos Cortes, the co-founder, and chief tech officer at Faire. The golden egg, in this case, was the lockdown following … Continue reading Pandemic brings 3x growth to Kitchener Waterloo startup Faire

Quebec: People get paid to train for IT jobs

Under the program, those who want to re-qualify in the IT industry will have access to paid accelerated training. You will be paid $650 a week, and once you have successfully completed the training, you get a bursary of $1,950. Please note, this program’s registration is now closed as it reached its capacity. This initiative … Continue reading Quebec: People get paid to train for IT jobs

Canada’s flexible workspace provider Breather, selling most assets for $3 million

Breather Products, a flexible workspace provider based in Montreal which has raised over US$150 million to build its global business is now selling most of its assets to Industrious National Management Co. for US$3 million. Industrious is a co-working company with a strong backing by real estate giant CBRE.  Jamie Hodari, Industrious chief executive officer … Continue reading Canada’s flexible workspace provider Breather, selling most assets for $3 million