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Border Challenges for Small Business

At the Great Lakes Summit hosted by the Mowat Centre and Brookings Institution talking about strategies for regional cooperation for shared development and growth today.  My key focus is on small business (SME) border challenges. More employment growth is generated through SMEs than largercompanies Most Canadian SMEs export but most US SMEs do not.  Canada is […]

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The Best Job I Ever Had, or, The Idea of America

This is a letter I sent to my colleagues at the US Embassy when I left in May 2011.   Although it was intended as a thank you note to the great friends I have made, a number of people have asked for a copy to resend to their friends — especially folks serving overseas, […]

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Canada is the world’s largest producer of gumballs

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