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Silver Run's asset base, balance sheet and CEO are all top-of-class

This acquisition company is a triple threat >

Eight’s Great: Jason Sawatzky’s energy sector picks for 2014

AltaCorp Capital’s Sawatzky says west coast LNG development puts Canada in a good spot >

Lunch With: Kineticor Resource’s Andrew Plaunt talks raising capital with Michael Tims

Andrew Plaunt has a great idea and a business plan, but needs money to make it happen. We found him the perfect lunch date >

A guide to crowdfunding sites

Will you please pay me to start my business? >

Business Owners! Take Alberta Venture’s Business Conditions Survey

We want to know what business owners think about Alberta, their prospects for growth, and business conditions in Canada. Can you help? >

Cheap money? Not if you’re a junior oil and gas company

With capital at a premium, junior energy companies are in for a rough ride >

Is buying a franchise the opportunity of a lifetime, or the worst mistake you’ll ever make?

Buyer Beware >

Franchise Land

Alberta’s booming economy has made the province a promised land for franchises >

Trial by Fire

What these companies learned from their time in the Dragons’ Den – and what you can learn from them >

Inventors seeking Investors

Alberta’s universities do lots of great research, but who’s doing the “development” part of the R&D equation? >

The Differential Divide

Oil prices have been all over the place of late, but there are a few companies that have been able to benefit from the spreads >