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  • New Brunswick: The Nearshore Choice for Business Services

    New Brunswick, Atlantic Canada’s nearshore centre for business services, is a natural strategic location as the most central point between the Americas and Europe. For nearly three decades, our highly-skilled bilingual workforce, competitive business costs, cultural affinity, and countless other factors have continued to attract Business Services to New Brunswick, positioning the province as North

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  • Why New Brunswick is Wired to Lead in Connectivity

    New Brunswick has always been first to market in providing access to leading connection technologies like fibre connectivity, high-speed data, rural broadband access and 4G satellite data provided through multiple suppliers. In today’s post, we introduce a key player in that telecommunications infrastructure: F6 Networks. F6 Networks is the only New Brunswick-owned facilities-based telecommunications company in the province.

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  • Year in Review: Our 10 Most Popular Posts from 2015

    Last week, we offered up a list of 10 great books for business professionals looking for new reading material over their holidays. As a companion piece, we’d like to offer a collection of our most-read blog posts from 2015. Below are our 10 most popular posts from the past calendar year. Happy reading! 1. Why UK Comedian James

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  • 7 Great Resources For the Wearable Technology Sector

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    The wearable technology market is still quite young in terms of the product life cycle stages. That being said, there is some really interesting developments and great work taking place around the globe, and Opportunities NB (ONB) has been watching with great interest. As a follow-up to our interview with Dr. Erik Scheme earlier this

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  • New Brunswick’s Spinzo Gets Called Up to the Big League

    Saint John, New Brunswick’s Spinzo has developed a crowdpricing platform that bring buyers and sellers together online with the aim of driving more business for its clients, and helping consumers get better pricing. Spinzo first launched in 2011, and originally eyed big box retailers as its primary market. Founder and CEO Emmanuel Elmajian, however, ultimately

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  • From the US to Europe to the Ultimate Relocation: New Brunswick

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    Sometimes you have to try on a few places before you can find the ultimate place to build your career and life. That was certainly the case for Ryan Strynatka, VP of Product Marketing and Chief Adoption Officer at Salesforce Marketing Cloud (formerly Radian6). After living the bi-coastal experience in the United States, and some time

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  • Why Location Matters When Starting a Business: A Chat with Sentinel Systems

    We all strive to have that perfect work-life balance. With competitive environments only becoming more competitive, our workdays are getting longer and longer and our commutes only add to that long day. On top of that, trying to run a business and find time to get away to relax and re-energize is nearly impossible for

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  • The 6 Key Secrets to T4G’s Success

    We all look to successful companies and try to learn from them. What do they do well? How can we emulate them? In an effort to learn from successful New Brunswick-based companies, Opportunities NB (ONB) met with Cathy Simpson, T4G’s Vice President – Public Sector in Saint John, to discuss their secrets to success. While they have many, Cathy

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  • From the C-Suite: Learn the Story Behind Innovatia’s Success

    You know from the get-go when you sit down with someone who easily commands a room and uses a phrase like “we are customer maniacs” that the conversation will be great. That’s exactly what happened when Opportunities NB (ONB) caught up with the dynamic and charismatic co-CEO of Innovatia, and Chair of our own Board of Directors,

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