Press Release - Boutique Step Up

Women Make eBay History in Canada

Three female sellers made eBay history this month when they won across the board in all categories of eBay Canada’s Entrepreneur of the Year Awards. Now in its 11th year, the awards celebrate successful eBay businesses...

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5 Traits Of Successful Online Entrepreneurs

According to Alberta's Centre for Innovation Studies, Canada has the second-highest level of entrepreneurial activity in the world...

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Export insights from eBay Canada’s Entrepreneur of the Year

Christine Deslauriers, owner of Step Up Boutique, has sold to 42 countries in her 10 years of selling online. In 2015, eBay Canada named her its Entrepreneur of the Year...

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How Canadian Women Are Building Successful Online Businesses

Just in time for small business month, I wanted to share these stories of entrepreneurs you might not know, but who are all harnessing online commercial opportunities to build thriving businesses and making their mark on the Canadian economy....

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Entrepreneurs Honoured for Ecommerce Excellence in 11th Annual eBay Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

TORONTO, October 1, 2015 – Today eBay Canada announced the winners of its annual Entrepreneur of the Year Awards, which recognize Canadian entrepreneurs who harness online commerce opportunities to build thriving businesses...

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Step Up Boutique sells to 42 countries worldwide, with help from eBay

Christine Deslauriers always had business in her blood, but her own now-thriving business basically fell into her lap while she was taking some time off from a mining sales job to stay home with her children...

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Career And Life Lessons From Female Role Models Who Inspire Me Every Day

When I face a challenge or need reenergizing, the stories and examples of fearless female professionals help me recalibrate....

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NAFTA renegotiation could make online shopping from U.S. less costly

With NAFTA negotiations set to begin next month, one of the things the U.S. wants to do is level the playing field when it comes to duties and taxes online shoppers in each country pay. As David Akin reports, that move is bringing jeers and cheers from Canadian retailers....

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