Innovation

Your Next Big Thing

PROFIT's award-winning 15th annual Opportunity Guide point you toward the best bets for business

Written by ProfitGuide Staff

Do you want to launch a company? Find new markets for your existing enterprise? Sell more to the customers you already have? Let PROFIT’s award-winning 15th annual Opportunity Guide point you toward the best bets for business in 2011 and beyond.

What to sell in a sluggish economy
Two years after the onset of the Great Recession, the Canadian economy is more tortoise than hare.

Workers without wires
If your office seems a little emptier these days, you’re not alone. Employees equipped with smartphones, laptops and wireless Internet connections are increasingly ditching their desks for their homes, cars or cafés.

Why you should love the suburbs — and downtown Toronto, too
Whatever your next big thing is, it’s likelier to thrive if you go where the growth is.

Sustainability for the stingy
Good news for tree huggers: green fever isn’t going anywhere.

Health-care cures
The Boomer generation’s pressure on Canada’s health care system is creating two distinct areas of opportunity for entrepreneurs.

Originally appeared on PROFITguide.com