Innovation

Canada struggles to make little companies big

Is it just part of Canadian culture, or could something be done differently to help homegrown companies achieve world-class scale?

Once there was a Canadian company called Research in Motion that invented the BlackBerry, which become a worldwide phenomenon. Why can't we have more companies like this? The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By DENIS CALNAN

PUBLISHED : Monday, Oct. 3, 2016 12:00 AM

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