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May 31, 2012

Some companies are adding employee and customer comments to their performance appraisal process using Facebook-type systems.

The general term for this is “crowdsourcing.” Dawn MacKay, vice president of Halogen Software in Ottawa, Ontario, defined the approach as “taking full advantage of feedback and input, both solicited and unsolicited, from as many sources as possible, to inform the assessment of an employee’s performance.”

March 6, 2012

Sears Canada is closing three downtown stores in Vancouver, Calgary and Ottawa. The move follows an announcement last month by Sears Holdings, the majority owner of Sears Canada, that it will raise about $770 million by spinning off parts of its business and selling prime real estate.

October 30, 2008

The Canadian retailer will open two stores in Ontario that sell convenience foods like milk,...

January 17, 2008

Best-MAR has three locations in Ontario, with head offices in Ottawa. The company has annual...