Meet Jean-François Bouchard, president and cofounder of Sid Lee, the multinational obsessed with the idea of reinventing its industry!

Thirty years ago, when a young Alain Bouchard would meet with seasoned entrepreneurs and tell them he was in the convenience store business, they would immediately avert their eyes and look for someone else to talk to. Apparently corner stores were not the most glamorous sector.


An interview with its CEO, Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, who has worked toward transforming the carrier’s business culture since his arrival in May 2014, with impressive results. And he doesn’t intend to stop anytime soon!

She started out alone and went on to build an empire. Lise Water Cosmetics has been through a lot since it was first created in 1972...

Incubators are sprouting up everywhere. Would you know how to pick the right one for your business project?

“Location, location, location”: this famous real estate adage sums up exactly how Audrey Morissette felt about choosing the location for her business, Vestibule, a clothing and decorative accessory boutique. The search was a long one, but it was worth it.

We use negotiation skills every day, sometimes without even realizing it. Whether we’re hammering out a contract with a client, arranging delivery times with a supplier, discussing overtime with an employee, choosing a restaurant with our spouse or setting a curfew for our teenager, our lives are filled with negotiations.