BMO Creates Business Directory to Encourage Canadians to Support Women in Business and Women Entrepreneurs

TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2020 /CNW/ – Women-owned businesses have been significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. To continue to celebrate and lend support to women entrepreneurs – particularly now – BMO Financial Group has created a women-owned business directory to help Canadians think about how they spend their money and encourage them to buy women-owned products and services. The new directory will feature some of the top 72 semi-finalists from the bank’s recently-launched $100,000 grant program in partnership with Deloitte.

“Supporting business owners and empowering women both inside and outside the bank is deeply connected to BMO’s Purpose to

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Business Intelligence: What it is and Why it Matters

What is Business Intelligence?

Business intelligence refers to methods of analyzing data and presenting real-time actionable information drawn from it. The process has become tech-driven in these times, courtesy of the tools and software available to support businesses. These make the procedures more efficient and allows personnel to make well-informed decisions. That improves the performance of the team, and with it, lets the establishment flourish.

Business Intelligence vs. Business Analytics

Many people confuse business intelligence with business analytics, while that is hardly the case. Although the line between the two is thin, these two concepts have different motives for implementation.

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