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The National Millennials are changing the franchise business model

The new generation is using the old model as an alternative to precarious employment and even traditional or conventional jobs, but giving it a fresh new take.
  • 2018
  • 00:04:31
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/27/2018

The National Canada's first Arctic inshore rescue boat station

Next month marks the opening of Canada's first Arctic inshore rescue boat station in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut. It's also the first station that will be run by Inuit students hired by the Canadian Coast Guard.
  • 2018
  • 00:06:07
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 07/27/2018

The National New First Nation firefighters train to protect their communities

New volunteer firefighter recruits from First Nations in northern Saskatchewan are training to help prevent losses in their communities during wildfire season.
  • 2018
  • 00:02:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/11/2018

The National Search for housing solutions on Piikani Nation turns to tiny homes

A search for a solution to the Piikani Nation reserve's housing crisis has turned to a pilot project for tiny homes.
  • 2018
  • 00:02:53
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/03/2018

The National This app is 'the Airbnb for hourly paid work'

Hyr launched in February 2017 and connects restaurants and bars to temporary workers.
  • 2018
  • 00:02:14
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/03/2018

The National ViewPoint | Millennials are not entitled

Lincoln Anthony Blades, a politics and culture writer and a millennial, says young people are anything but lazy and entitled.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/02/2017

News in Review - April 2017 Degrees of Disappointment: Is Higher Education Failing?

Young Canadians are feeling betrayed. They were told that if they went to university and got a good education they would get a secure job and a stable future. But that promise isn’t always coming true these days. Many graduates are ending up in precarious jobs with no future. Nick Purdon looks at the promise of higher education and asks ...
  • 2017
  • 00:15:41
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/20/2017

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The Exchange Jobs at Risk from Automation

CBC's Havard Gould talks with Sean Mullin of the Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship (BII+E) about how robotics and artificial intelligence could eliminate a huge number of Canadian jobs. They discuss career tips to avoid finding oneself among the 42% of Canada's workforce that may be replaced by automation over the next 10 to 20 years.
  • 2016
  • 00:05:11
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/05/2016

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

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 21

A touring paint-party duo hopes a Dragon will join the celebration, a city farming entrepreneur looks to organically grow their operation, and a pet dentistry business tries to secure a clean deal with a polished pitch. Plus, a personalized fitness app has the Dragons breaking a sweat. Pitches in this episode: Technocolour Dreams Paint Party, Fresh City Farms, Stoked Oats, ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/17/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 20

An entrepreneur's ultra cool electronic ride wins the respect of the Wek, a television producer can't wow the Dragons with his proposed distribution model, and a trio pitching an all-natural caesar mix runs into trouble with their high valuation. Plus, an adjustable speaker stand and a new twist on yoga also make an appearance in the Den. Pitches in this ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/18/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 19

In this "Shop the Den" special, meet five entrepreneurs who have all made it onto the shelves of Canadian retailers. Can they get the Dragons to buy in and take distribution of their products to the next level? Pitches in this episode: UNSTICK, Vital Nation KPS600, Suncoat Products, MyMayu Boots and Amazeballs.
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/18/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 18

A business sails into the Den looking for a share of the Dragons’ loot, an entrepreneur thinks she can charm her way into a sweet deal, and a company tries to get the Dragons to send some money their way. Plus, the Dragons urge a wading entrepreneur to take the plunge on a decision. Pitches in this episode: Pirate Life ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/24/2016

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 10, Episode 16

In Season 10’s Update Special catch up with past pitchers putting their investments to good use, those that continued without their Dragon partners, and some fan favourites. Plus, see which businesses just needed a little help to make it big. Past pitchers featured in this episode: Dillon “Big Country” Carman, Resourceful Redneck, Katan Kitchens, Rent Frock Repeat, Vancouver Circus School, ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/16/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 15

In Season 10’s Family Special, a mom-pop-and-daughter vegetarian butcher business tries to convince Jim they're franchise-ready, a husband and wife duo see how their products stack up in the Den, and sisters hope the Dragons warm up to their fashion line. Pitches in this episode: YamChops Vegetarian Butcher & Prepared Foods, Aquassure Accessible Baths, Rack Stacker Brand Products, Eläma and ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/11/2016

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 10, Episode 13

The Dragons are impressed by a techpreneur's augmented-reality app that could save print media, a Brampton man unveils an interactive add-on to traditional casino games, and a tourism company hopes to lure the Dragons into a fishing vacation venture. Plus, a B.C. duo return to the Den looking for investment in their new convertible cane. Featured pitches include: TOTALUP, Tomorrow ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:15
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/05/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 11

The Dragons challenge a sports-entertainment company on its business model — stick with a rental business or go after sales? A couple who have created a merino wool clothing line attract Jim's attention because he trusts his instinct to "invest in people." Plus, an Alberta pharmacist with a rash cream may have missed the mark with his branding, but gets competing offers ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/03/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 12

A Whistler entrepreneur's snowboard training pitch gets the Dragons vying for the best bid, another BC business brings the escape-room craze to the Den but stumbles on its valuation, and a team pitches a fire safety device at the concept stage. Plus, a returning company thinks its Major League partnership will help its baseball safety idea score a homerun. Pitches ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:15
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/02/2016

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

In this season's Second Chance Special, brave entrepreneurs enter the Den again with hopes of better outcomes than their first time facing the Dragons. Featured pitchers include: Head of the Herd, The BreastRest, Fitness on the Go, OnCan Realty and Holy Crap Cereal.
  • 2015
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/02/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 4, Volume 3

Episode 12 – Celebrity Entrepreneurs: Home-improvement icon Mike Holmes, fashion maven Jeanne Beker and decorating expert Debbie Travis make surprise appearances and offer their expertise to unsuspecting entrepreneurs. - - Episode 20 – The Road to Riches: The season finale retraces the Dragons’ journeys to self-made success. From humble beginnings to meteoric success, this special reveals their personal and professional ...
  • 2009
  • 01:27:19
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/07/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 4, Volume 2

Episode 7 – Special Update: See what some of the most memorable entrepreneurs have been up to since their experience in the Den. Plus, hear what the Dragons have to say about deals, disasters and the ones that got away. - - Episode 8: Two fishermen look to turn crustaceans to cash, but an aggressive offer makes sparks fly; a ...
  • 2009
  • 01:25:46
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/07/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 4, Volume 1

Episode 2: Twins deliberate an offer on their line of lip gloss; a husband and wife duo receive an icy response to their Freezie snipper that’s safe for kids; and an eco-friendly clothing line parades through the den. - - Episode 6: The Dragons go for a ride on a new-fangled snowboard; an all-female auto repair shop ignites trouble with ...
  • 2009
  • 01:26:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/07/2016

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