September 26, 2018

‘AI and the future of the Canadian Workforce’ podcast

The first episode in a two series podcast from Ask AI will be available this Friday, September 28, 2018, featuring Mark Patterson, Executive Director of Magnet, and […]
September 20, 2018
Mark Patterson

Mark Patterson: Upcoming Speaking Engagements

Industry Events Magnet’s Executive Director, Mark Patterson, is often called upon to speak at conferences and events to share his insights on topics including inclusive economic […]
September 18, 2018

Is Canada answering the call for a ‘future workforce’?

There’s no question that Canada is doing its best to adapt to recent disruptive advances impacting its workforce, but it still faces a widening skills gap […]
September 6, 2018

Finding resources to grow your online business

An increasing number of Ontario business owners are recognizing the importance of international import to overall growth and success. In the digital age, it can be […]
September 6, 2018

How one blogger went global

Nour Kaiss is CEO of Nourka inc, an online modest fashion and scarf brand catering to a worldwide audience. Prior to starting her company in 2016, […]
July 27, 2018

Seven tips to help grow your online business

Selling online has never been easier, faster, or more scalable. BizLaunch brought together a panel of entrepreneurs and business service providers to share their experiences and […]
July 27, 2018
Orange Fish

Scaling online business

Selling online has never been easier, faster, or more scalable. Forrester Research has predicted eCommerce will bring in 10% of retail sales by 2019, with the […]
July 24, 2018
Be Your Best Self

Growing Your Online Business Internationally

Global Growth – Growing Your Online Business Internationally   Selling online has never been easier, faster, or more scalable. To help businesses take advantage of the […]
July 24, 2018

Connecting the Dots

Magnet Export Business Portal hosted Connecting the Dots, a panel discussion to talk about women-owned businesses and accelerating the road to exporting. As Executive Director of Magnet, […]
July 12, 2018

Here are some tips from Canadian trade experts and a successful exporting entrepreneur

If you are an Ontario business considering expanding your business through trade here is some sound advice taken from a recent webinar called Going Global – […]
July 6, 2018

Developing a Global Mindset for Women Entrepreneurs Connecting the Dots – Upcoming Free Networking and Learning Events

Magnet Export Business Portal is excited to announce our involvement in an upcoming free learning and networking two-part event, on July 18th, that it is co-hosting […]
June 11, 2018
Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium

Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium joins Magnet Export Business Portal

Following the Energy Summit 2018, hosted by Canadian Industry Partnership for Energy Conservation (CIPEC), Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) and Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), it was […]
June 5, 2018

Expert Export Resources for Ontario Producers

Whether you are just starting to expand into new international markets or are already exporting your products and looking to expand further, connecting to the right […]
February 16, 2018

Ryerson University’s Magnet Part of Canada’s Digital Technology Supercluster – Government of Canada reveals winners of innovation generating Superclusters

Toronto, ON, Feb. 16, 2018: After a competitive process which started in May 2017, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, announced Canada’s […]
September 14, 2017
Photo of the opening remarks at the Discover Ability Network Launch event

Discover Ability Network showcases the business advantages of employing persons with disabilities

Magnet, The Ontario Chamber of Commerce and 10 other national and Ontario association, community and government partners gathered at Ryreson’s DMZ to launch a new program […]
September 7, 2017

Powered by Magnet: Paid Work Integrated Learning Opportunities for College, University and Polytechnic Students

Magnet is powering the technology behind a new program announced by the Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) and the Government of Canada, which aims to […]