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America sneezes - will Canada catch a cold?

    How Canadian entrepreneurs will fare through the U.S. economic slump, in
    the new Business Coach podcast episode released today

    TORONTO, Feb. 12 /CNW/ - There's no bigger business issue these days than
the state of the U.S economy. Is it going into recession? Is it already in
recession? And either way, what will the impact be on Canadian business
owners? PROFIT magazine editor Ian Portsmouth and Michael Gregory, Managing
Director & Senior Economist with the economics department at BMO Nesbitt Burns
in Toronto sit down to discuss these and other pertinent questions related to
the U.S. economic slowdown, in the latest Business Coach podcast, unveiled
    Rated as one of the top podcasts available for download during the run of
its first episode on Apple iTunes, the new Business Coach episodes offer new
insight and information in an updated format to help small business owners run
their business better. Since October of 2007 podcast episodes have been
regularly available on iTunes, as well as on and
Previous releases include: "Lessons from the Dragons' Den," "Building an
advisory board," "Family business," Personal finance," "Better Workplaces,"
"Social Media," "Tax Planning," "Going Global," and "Retire Rich."
    The Business Coach podcast is offered in both English and French, with
the English language interviews hosted by Ian Portsmouth and broadcaster André
Hains leading the Francophone episodes. The podcast is produced by PROFIT in
cooperation with BMO Bank of Montreal.

    About PROFIT Magazine

    PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success offers news, strategies, tips,
interviews and other resources to entrepreneurs leading Canada's
fastest-growing companies. Each year PROFIT - which currently reaches more
than 300,000 readers nationally - hosts a number of events that bring together
business leaders in the fast-growth segment and champions the interests of
those leaders. PROFIT was founded in April 1982 as Canada's first national
magazine geared to entrepreneurs. Visit