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January 14, 2023
Egg prices are no yolk
Whether you like them scrambled, poached, or raw like
, one yolky Canadian grocery staple is about to get cheaper. Though not as cheap as they could be.
January 12, 2023
Canada’s office space problem
Source: Tim Mossholder / Unsplash.
January 12, 2023
A white-collar recession
Data from past recessions shows us that blue-collar workers usually bear the brunt of the impact. This time around, the trend could flip.
January 11, 2023
The rise of food-recovery apps
If you’re looking to save some money on groceries (and who amongst us isn’t), some startups are hoping you’ll drop the coupon clipping in favour of mystery grab bags.
January 10, 2023
First look into gig work
In what’s basically a rite of passage for any sector of the economy looking to be taken seriously, Stats Canada is now officially tracking
the hard data
around gig work.
January 07, 2023
Canada’s job growth zooms past expectations
Like a beefy bro at the gym, Canada’s seeing some serious gains. Job gains from last month, that is.
January 05, 2023
The Great Retraining
What comes after a surge in employee turnover? A surge of untrained employees.
January 04, 2023
Factory activity slumps
Activity in Canada’s manufacturing sector is seeing its longest slowdown in seven years thanks to
in output, new orders, and purchasing activity, per
December 22, 2022
Inflation is sticking around for the holidays
Many of us may be powering down for some holiday R&R, but inflation is still hard at work, making our lives even more expensive.
December 21, 2022
It’s getting more expensive to go to kids’ holiday recitals
If you have (or know any) children, you may have had the delight of attending at least one year-end recital this month. You may have also noticed that a night of watching them scamper in the spotlight has become
pricier than ever