Hits of 2016: What everyone was reading.
This year's hot topics in tech, IT, innovation and Manitoba business were as diverse and interesting as the companies that make up the growing industries in the community.
Whether you checked out these articles the first time around or you're just reading them now, these were the best of the bunch for 2016.
SaaS to the rescue
The tech crowd was buzzing about SaaS throughout 2016...and for good reason. Software-as-a-service can help IT departments execute on corporate requests more quickly and efficiently, and as explained in the article, can make you look like a true company superhero.
Online Food Delivery Industry on the Rise
Food has changed...well at least the way we order it from local restaurants. With apps like Winnipeg's own SkipTheDishes, it's easier to get your favourite meals right to your door.
Spotting Ebola with AI and Machine Learning
This startup moved from Ontario to Manitoba and uses artificial "brains" to detect infectious diseases like ebola.
Your Guide to Worry-Free Roaming
Whether it's for work, vacation or the holidays, we travel all around the province and beyond. When you cross borders and overseas, it's helpful to get these tips to roam like a pro.
VIDEO: Running an Award-Winning Film Company in Winnipeg
Jamie Brown, CEO of Frantic Films (one of the most successful film production companies in Canada) talks to us from their downtown Winnipeg headquarters about what leadership means to him and his industry.
Wab Kinew's Secrets to Success
What makes Wab Kinew, Associate Vice-President of Indigenous Affairs at the University of Winnipeg, such an impactful leader in his role and throughout the province? We discover in this video.
14 Incredible Meeting Spaces in Winnipeg
There are many more meeting and event spaces throughout Winnipeg than you can imagine, and these are some of the highlights available for your next staff outing, event or special occasion. See how many you know.
Roboglove, Robot Soccer & Killer Robots!
Put this amazingly innovative cyber-glove on for superhuman strength. Then check out this robot soccer tournament and discover a robot designed to hunt lionfish in our oceans.
10 Ultimate Gmail Tips to Become Uber-Productive
You may use Gmail for your office email and communications, but do you know all these insanely helpful tricks and tips?
Mastering The Elevator Pitch: What Showbiz Can Teach You About Selling in 30 Seconds
You only have a couple seconds to capture your audience's interest, so make sure it counts. Learn how Hollywood pitches their projects so you can sell your business like a pro.
5 Steps to Build a Business Plan That Gets Noticed
It's that time of year to update your strategy and goals, if you haven't already. Make the most of your business plan with these five steps.
What were your favourite articles of 2016 from the Business Hub? Tell us in the comments section below.
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