Selectpath/Carswell Launches Wavelength Workforce Manager

Selectpath Benefits & Financial (Selectpath) and Carswell Partners (Carswell) in tandem with Akira Systems (Akira) announce the launch of Wavelength Workforce Manager.  The new offering is available immediately to their clients. “The addition of Wavelength marks another important milestone in the history of our growing human resources and benefits consulting firm and it creates new…

Have you Googled it?

This blog post was written by Howie Chan, Business Analyst at TechAlliance. Learning has never been easier thanks to an explosion of online content. Today, there are thousands if not millions of resources that are readily available to help you answer your most complex problems. Some of these resources are even capable of discerning meaning…

Parallax Innovations unveils CT Sabre™, the only commercial robotic intervention device that operates inside a micro-CT bore

The Parallax Innovations CT Sabre™ is a six-degree of freedom robotically-controlled micro-positioner for pre-clinical biomedical research. Guided by either live fluoroscopic x-ray feedback or retrospective 3D CT image reconstructions the CT Sabre™ allows better than 200 µm positioning of a variety of user selected tools. There is no need to reposition the animal between acquisition…

Changing the face of dating – Zepeel launches one of a kind video dating app

Online daters now have a new and innovative way to increase their chances of finding that special someone.  Zepeel’s new video dating app gives users a stronger connection to the people behind the profile pictures. “We want to save time and energy for online daters by allowing them to know right away if they have…

Blog: Crowdfunding in the Biotech Industry

Crowdfunding has become a popular funding source for many industries, though biotech-related projects are still relatively new to the scene. That seems to be changing, as the Scanadu Scout recently became the highest grossing Indiegogo campaign ever, raising over $1.6 million. Scanadu Scout is a device that measures and records a person’s blood pressure, heart…

Member Spotlight: Knighthunter.com | August 2013

The monthly member spotlight is an opportunity to learn more about a leader at one of our member companies and showcase the work they are doing. This month, we spotlight Knighthunter.com’s Mike Sherlock. Learn more about Knighthunter.com in our member directory. 1) What is your mobile device of choice, and why? I’m a Blackberry user…

Mitacs supports companies in need of research expertise

Ontario technology companies in need of the latest research expertise need look no further than Mitacs-Accelerate. This national program connects companies with graduate students and university faculty members through short or long-term research projects aimed at addressing a company’s need. During a Mitacs-Accelerate internship, a highly-skilled graduate student or post-doctoral fellow spends approximately half of…

TechEdge compensation survey

TechEdge is conducting a short compensation study focused on seven key job families: UI/UX Specialists, Mobile Designers, Web Designers, Front End Developers, Back End Developers, Client Relations/Product Specialists, First Tier Technical Customer Support. Visit TechEdge for more information, and to participate in the survey before August 30. Participants will receive the results of the survey…

Western’s job shadow program

Western University’s Job Shadow program gives local companies the opportunity to showcase their organization to emerging student leaders, and gives students a first-hand look at a work environment with their chosen field.The program is currently looking for companies and students to match. If you are interested and would like more information about becoming a host,…

Blog: Why should I consider financing?

This blog post was written by Howie Chan, Business Analyst at TechAlliance. Although debatable, the best and easiest way to start your business in today’s highly connected technology world is to bootstrap together a minimal viable product at zero outside investment. How do you do this? First, it’s about having a founding team that is…