The Exchange

The Exchange takes you inside the world of business.
  • 2016
  • Added on: 01/08/2016

A Look Back at Business 2013

Check out the comprehensive, classroom-ready resource guide linked to this News in Review segment, featuring a broad range of lesson plans and activities.
  • 2013
  • Added on: 12/15/2013

Dragons' Den

Launching a business is no small task. No matter how big an idea you think you have, it still takes a lot of work and a ton of cash. Enter the Dragons' Den, where aspiring entrepreneurs pitch their business concepts and products to a panel of Canadian business moguls who have the cash and the know-how to make it happen. ...
  • 2014
  • Added on: 09/25/2014

Venture

When Venture first launched in 1985, one stated goal was to be a TV version of the Wall Street Journal's front page: lively, lucid and wide-ranging. It's about business, but it's not just for businessmen and businesswomen. Venture covered all the aspects of the economy in Canada and beyond: prices, profits, personnel, innovation and ideas as they affect any business. From farms to fishing boats, ...
  • 2014
  • Added on: 09/25/2014

Fortune Hunters

This fast-paced business series looks at “trends” — the powerful shifts in human behaviour and in economic activity that define the 21st century — through the lens of moneymaking. Each episode, meet entrepreneurs who are hunting their fortune by creating companies and trying to cash in on popular trends.Hosted by Dianne Buckner of Dragons’ Den, Fortune Hunters also includes candid conversations with business experts on the latest ...
  • 2014
  • Added on: 09/25/2014

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 1

On the season 10 premiere, three new Dragons breathe fire into the Den. One tasty product line has the Dragons thirsty for a deal, then tensions rise when a business bares it all. And two brothers hope the delivery of their pitch is enough to reach the Dragons.
  • 2015
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/16/2015

Venture Town Doctor: Doug Hall Fixes Tofino

Tofino, on beautiful Vancouver Island, is famous for its surf and long, long stretches of sand. Doug Hall is a top-dollar American consultant. Fortune 500 companies hire him to kick-start their businesses, boost sales, and invent new products. What happens when Venture plucks this celebrated business brain out of the canyons of corporate America and beaches him on the western ...
  • 2005
  • 00:22:24
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 3

A product warms the Dragons hearts and sparks a bidding war; a company puts one Dragon’s gaming skills to the test; and an entrepreneur hopes the Dragons won’t chicken out on investing in his product. Plus, a business hopes to inspire a bionic deal in the Den.
  • 2015
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/10/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 9, Episode 7

A chic entrepreneur makes a big splash in the Den; a romantic pitch tries to get the Dragons swooning over their business; and a handy entrepreneur hopes his Major League partnership will help him construct the perfect pitch. Plus one business brings in professional assistance to try and wheel and deal in the Den. Pitches in this episode: Gabriela Moreno Pro Designs; Frylow; DryWall ...
  • 2014
  • 00:42:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/20/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 8, Episode 12

On this episode of Dragons’ Den, a pitcher says when it comes to sun protection she’s got it covered, and a lecturer wants the Dragons to connect with the earth. Plus, business partners hope a deal with the Dragons will help their business explode. Pitches in this episode: UV Couture; Barebottom Shoes; Martial Arts Challenge; Arctic Breeze; The Canadian Fire Blanket; Bomb Energy Drink; Castle Moto; FixMeStick.
  • 2014
  • 00:42:46
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/25/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 9, Episode 19

A company hopes to scare the Dragons into joining an apocalyptic deal; an entrepreneur thinks a cap in hand presentation will win the Dragons over; and a product has the Dragons debating whether or not the concept will be a write off.
  • 2015
  • 00:42:52
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/29/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 4

In this episode of Dragons' Den, the owner of an all-natural soda pop company tests the Dragons' patience when she refuses to listen to them.
  • 2015
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/10/2015

News in Review

News in Review, first launched in 1990, is our current-events series non-pareil. Some highlights of this popular series are available in your base subscription to Curio.ca or on DVD, including our Best of News in Review collections: Bullying, Native Studies, Canadian History, Business and Law. You can also subscribe to News in Review as a specialty channel on Curio.ca, for ...
  • 2014
  • Added on: 09/25/2014

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 9

In the Season 10 Holiday Special, a young entrepreneur finds out that even though she overvalued her business, the Wek may help her revamp her business plan; an inventor finds out whether the Dragons think his one-product operation is scalable; and two brothers hope to warm up some cold attitudes. Plus, a company looks to shake things up in the ...
  • 2015
  • 00:44:15
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/05/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 7, Episode 3

The Dragons let loose and kick off their shoes; a beauty business spoils the Dragons; and a realty business isn't afraid to bare it all. Plus, an apparel company brings a breath of fresh air into the Den. Pitches in this episode: Aspen Railway Crossing; NakedRealty.ca; Yuk Yuk’s Humour On Hold; Scary Kitty Designs; BeautyGram; Wizof.Biz; Cocoze; Ten Tree Apparel.
  • 2012
  • 00:44:06
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/07/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 17

One business hopes a furry friend can help bring out the Dragons’ softer side, an entrepreneur sounds the alarms, and two stylish sisters try to skirt a business issue. Plus, tensions rise between Dragons after a company turns up the volume in the Den. Pitches in this episode: It’s Not Bacon!, B.R.A.K.E.R.S., PARTYSKIRTS, freshnails and Musi.
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/23/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 9, Episode 15

A legendary creature is spotted in the Den; an adventurous business model has the Dragons on edge; and a wild opportunity looks to breed success with a Dragon partner. Plus, a delivery business serves up their pitch, and hopes not to get fried. Pitches in this episode: Searching for Sasquatch; GoGear.ca; Tutti Gourmet; Bar Anchor Tee Oyster Ranch; The Breakfast Courier.
  • 2015
  • 00:44:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/23/2015

The Hour The Hour Does Business

BlackBerry, lululemon, Roots. George Stroumboulopoulos sits down with the founders of these Canadian companies and business success stories. Plus incisive conversations with the sharpest minds in business writing, Malcolm Gladwell and David Chilton, make this a must for marketing, entrepreneurial and business courses! Featuring interviews with Nouriel Roubini, Harry Dent, David Chilton, Malcolm Gladwell, Stephen Bronfman, Michael Budman (Roots), Jim ...
  • 2009
  • 01:50:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 9, Episode 16

Business partners show the Dragons how they’ll wipe away the competition; one entrepreneur reveals his strategy in the Den; and a family promises their product will relieve the Dragons’ swelling desire for a successful brand. Plus, one business tries to prove they have the right ammunition to zero-in on becoming an industry leader. Pitches in this episode: WHOOSH!; LEAN Hockey; Dr. Segal’s Compression Socks; Sparkgig; The ...
  • 2015
  • 00:42:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/23/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 8, Episode 14

On this special “Only in Canada” episode of Dragons’ Den, two business partners try to sweet-talk the Dragons, a kayak company looks to keep their business afloat, a West Coast couple prays for success, plus four friends who hope the Dragons go hog wild for their brew. Pitches in this episode: Caribou Hotel; Everything Maple and More; HogsBack Brewing Company; Lobster Mary; Seaward Kayaks.
  • 2014
  • 00:42:47
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/25/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 14

In this episode: a kinesiologist faces scrutiny from the Dragons on his lack of sales history, an entrepreneur with an innovative house painting service hopes a Dragon partnership will revitalize the franchising side of his business, and Donald Brashear and his business partner aim to make hockey accessible to everyone with their line of affordable sticks. Pitches in this episode: CoreChair, AquaMermaid, ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:15
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/11/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 9, Episode 20

On this special episode of Dragons’ Den, we celebrate success in every form. We check in on some of the biggest deals of the season; and for the first time ever, the Dragons reveal their secrets to success, what it takes to get to the top, and what keeps them driven to succeed.
  • 2015
  • 00:42:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/29/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 2

With the help of some furry friends, one company has the Dragons clawing for a deal. Then, a family hopes their twist on a traditional treat will give the Dragons a taste of success.
  • 2015
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/16/2015

The National Inspiration for Innovation: How Disabilities are Changing Big Business

After decades as a niche market, the disabled population has become a driving force in technology and a giant inspiration for innovation. As the boomer population ages, the increasing numbers of those living with disabilities represents an enormous business opportunity. This report looks at how businesses and entrepreneurs develop pitches and products that hit the right inclusive note.
  • 2014
  • 00:10:24
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 12/02/2014

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 22: 10th Anniversary Special

In this epic 10th anniversary special, Dragons' Den celebrates an incredible journey. For the first time, all past and present Dragons share their favourite memories and dish on how they've cashed in (or out) on a decade of investments in Canadian entrepreneurs.
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/17/2016