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3 things to do over the holidays

The holidays are no doubt one of the busiest times of year. Do yourself a favour and make some time to unwind and enjoy the beauty of the holiday season in Canada. ...

Why you should shop local for the holidays

With the holiday season in full swing, many are feeling a little more generous at this time of year. We make lists to be sure no one is left out, but don’t forget ...

The Best Ways to Support A Small Business Online

2017 is in the midst of the e-commerce era, and big moves by brands like Nike partnering with Amazon is a strong indicator of this. It has a significant impact on ...

Food Festivals in the GTA to Wrap Up Summer ’17

Toronto and its surrounding cities have become a hotspot for food festivals this summer, with a new one happening every weekend. If you’ve missed out on them so ...

Summerlicious 2017: Top Rated Restaurants For Each Cuisine

Subscribe to our blog and follow us on Facebook for more tips.   Today marks the start of Summerlicious, one of Toronto’s favourite culinary celebrations. It ...

Canadian Entrepreneur Stories: An Interview with Marci of Marci’s Bakery

411 is all about inspiring business growth and development. We love hearing stories from entrepreneurs, whether they are success stories or otherwise. We decided to ...

Why We’re Small Business Champions – And You Should Be, Too

Visit stylemybiz.ca to support local business Supporting local business is one of the best things you can do for your community. When you shop local, you get a good ...

8 Toronto Day Trips Worth Taking this Labour Day Weekend

Thinking of taking one last trip before summer ends and life goes back to its regular hustle and bustle? We’ve put together a list of 8 cool road trips from ...

The 411 on Toronto’s Best Restaurants, According to our President

After hearing from our co-op student about her ongoing quest for the best food in Toronto, we wanted to put together a list of some of the top restaurants in the ...