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Alberta's famous 'wage premium' is eroding fast, experts say

Alberta’s famous ‘wage premium’ is eroding fast, experts say

CALGARY — Paychecks for workers in the province that once led the nation in wage growth have stagnated, but experts say the double whammy of inflation and labor shortages means that Alberta businesses are about to have to rely on wages soon. For years, Alberta workers have been the highest paid in the country thanks …

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Entrepreneurship was once a form of privilege.  It's changing - but not fast enough

Entrepreneurship was once a form of privilege. It’s changing – but not fast enough

After decades of declining entrepreneurship, record numbers of Americans have started their own businesses and gone to work for themselves. Thanks to the Great Resignation and a booming economy, 360 out of 100,000 American adults have become new entrepreneurs each month on average in 2021. Recent immigrants, black and Hispanic Americans, and young workers are …

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