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Business Media Alert: Latest episode of BMO Bank of Montreal-PROFIT Magazine "Business Coach" podcast unveiled: "Government Funding"

November 8, 2007

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    TORONTO, Nov. 8 /CNW/ - Given all the struggles private companies say
they have with raising adequate financing, you'd be surprised to learn there
are millions and millions of dollars available to Canadian businesses, free of
charge and just for the asking. In the latest "Business Coach" podcast, James
Perly of James Perly Consulting Inc., a provider of government grant lobbying
and consulting services, will be joining Ian Portsmouth, editor of PROFIT
magazine, to help shed some light on these underappreciated sources of
capital-government grants, tax credits, IRAP and SRED.
    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," "Economic
Outlook," "Building an advisory board," "Family business," Personal finance,"
"Better Workplaces," and "Social Media." Further episodes are scheduled for
release on November 20th, as well as December 4th and 18th.
    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