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  • Why UK Comedian James Mullinger Now Calls New Brunswick Home

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    In previous posts looking at people coming to New Brunswick in search of career opportunities and a better work-life balance, we’ve focused mainly on the ICT sector. Today, we take a different route and connect with UK comedian James Mullinger to learn why he and his British magazine publishing powerhouse wife chose to move to Canada, and

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  • Cybersecurity: An Emerging Cluster in New Brunswick

    Something is happening in New Brunswick. This strategically-located province is positioned to successfully manage operations in Europe and the North American West Coast simultaneously, but there is something else going on. There is significant work occurring that industry leaders and the C-suite should be watching closely. One area of note is the cybersecurity cluster that

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  • How to Practice Thought Leadership in Cybersecurity

    Over the past year, we’ve seen an increase in articles outlining the worst cybersecurity breaches of the past few years. It’s an unfortunate reality that these types of posts do capture issues faced by information security professionals globally. We all have our work cut out for us for the foreseeable future. It’s not all doom

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  • Innovation and Export Success in New Brunswick: Malley Industries

    Earlier this month, the annual New Brunswick Export Awards recognized New Brunswick companies that have achieved recent and/or ongoing success in developing new markets and expanding their reach. Opportunities NB (ONB) wanted to pick the brains of those award-winning companies and get to the bottom of their export success. Dieppe-based Malley Industries took home this year’s

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  • Award-Winning C-Suite Members Congregate in New Brunswick

    Technological innovation and the province of New Brunswick seem to go hand-in-hand. In the below infographic, Opportunities New Brunswick has highlighted just some of the province’s award-winning ICT C-Suite members. Want to learn more about New Brunswick’s exciting ICT industry and how you can expand and grow your business in New Brunswick? Be sure to click

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  • Ignore the Mobile Economy at Your Peril

    It’s a mobile economy. Access to information and convenience of the customer is driving business. Many brands are still missing the mark and either forgoing a mobile strategy or implementing mobile as the last step in their process. A more innovative method is approaching your mobile strategy first. There is one region that has taken

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  • Shel Israel: How Technology Is Changing the Buyer-Seller Relationship


    Are you ready? Is your company ready? Technology is drastically changing the buyer-seller relationship and your survival could depend on how proactive your business is. We caught up with Shel Israel, co-author of The Age of Context to get an update on how technology has developed in the time since the book’s release. ONB: First off, what

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  • 17 Reasons Why Innovative Global Companies Choose New Brunswick

    Want to grow your business? Explore New Brunswick, and the reasons to grow, expand or locate your business in this award-winning jurisdiction with the help of the below infographic. In it we’ve collected just some of the notable awards and distinctions attained by New Brunswick’s three largest urban centres; Saint John, Moncton, and the capital

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  • The Hotbed of Innovation Everyone Is Talking About

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    Canada’s first English language university, the University of New Brunswick (UNB) continues to be nationally recognized for its role in New Brunswick’s entrepreneurial ecosystem and its innovation. One of its many accolades comes from the start-up community and specifically the Startup Canada Awards. Named the most entrepreneurial post-secondary institution in Canada, there is good reason for

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