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  • Harvard Business Review (June 2014) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel featured regarding his research on technology adoption with Henrich R. Greve.

  • Macleans (Thursday May 22, 2014, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding shifting demographics and organizational structure.

  • Vancouver Sun (Friday May 2, 2014, Don Cayo) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding CEO demographics.

  • Science Daily (Wednesday March 19, 2014) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding innovation.

  • RTT News (Wednesday March 19, 2014) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding innovation.

  • ECN (Wednesday March 19, 2014) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding innovation.

  • Phys Org (Tuesday March 18, 2014) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding innovation.

  • Vancouver Sun (Saturday March 1, 2014, Gillian Shaw) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding innovation in online retail strategy.

  • Vancouver Sun (Tuesday December 9, 2013, Kim Pemberton) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding network connection points.

  • Vancouver Sun (Saturday November 30, 2013, Yvonne Zacharias) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the validity of applicant screening tests in the hiring process.

  • BBC Capital (Tuesday November 19, 2013, Eric Barton) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel's research on friendship in the hiring process featured.

  • Vancouver Sun (Saturday November 9, 2013, Evan Duggan) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding generational differences of work styles.

  • Globe and Mail (Tuesday October 8, 2013, Chris Atchison) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the community form (C-form) of organization as a method to improve decision making.

  • Regina Leader-Post (Friday August 30, 2013) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competitive markets.

  • Vancouver Sun (Thursday August 29, 2013, Chuck Chiang and Zoe McKnight) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competitive markets.

  • Vancouver Courier (Thursday June 20, 2013, Sandra Thomas) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding immigrant support networks.

  • Maclean's Magazine (Tuesday June 11, 2013, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the drawbacks of increasing organizational complexity.

  • Regina Leader-Post (Saturday April 20, 2013) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of technology on work-life balance.

  • Saskatoon Star Phoenix (Saturday April 20, 2013) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of technology on work-life balance.

  • Vancouver Sun (Saturday April 13, 2013, Gillian Shaw) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of technology on work-life balance.

  • Maclean's Magazine (Monday March 4, 2013, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding innovation.

  • Canadian Business Magazine (Monday October 15, 2012, Matthew McClearn) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding management tactics.

  • Vancouver Sun (Thursday October 5, 2012) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding online advertising.

  • Calgary Herald (Thursday October 5, 2012) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding online advertising.

  • Ottawa Citizen (Thursday October 5, 2012) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding online advertising.

  • Victoria Times-Colonist (Friday May 25, 2012) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competitive strategy of new market entry.

  • Montreal Gazette (Friday May 25, 2012) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competitive strategy of new market entry.

  • Ottawa Citizen (Friday May 25, 2012) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competitive strategy of new market entry.

  • Vancouver Sun (Thursday May 24, 2012, Darah Hansen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competitive strategy of new market entry.

  • Vancouver Sun (Friday May 18, 2012, Gillian Shaw) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding strategic threats.

  • Edmonton Journal (Friday May 18, 2012) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding strategic threats.

  • Macleans (Monday April 23, 2012, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding open market competition.

  • Macleans (Monday April 25, 2011, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding market entrant strategies.

  • Globe and Mail (Friday, February 4, 2011) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel published a guest column about MiserMcGee.com regarding the role of network centrality in finding target markets.

  • Toronto Star (Friday, September 10, 2010, Richard J. Dalton Jr.) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding cost cutting measures.

  • Vancouver Sun (Wednesday, August 18, 2010, Derrick Penner) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding expansion of airline networks.

  • Globe and Mail (Friday, August 13, 2010) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel published a guest column on the role of social networks in identifying strategic opportunities.

  • Vancouver Sun (Wednesday, March 17, 2010, Gillian Shaw) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding social media vs. mainstream media goals of coverage.

  • Vancouver Province (Friday, March 5, 2010) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the long-term payback of networks.

  • National Post (Tuesday, March 2, 2010, Dan Bortolotti) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the long-term payback of networks.

  • Ottawa Citizen (Saturday October 10, 2009) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of electronic networks on communication and work/life balance.

  • Calgary Herald (Thursday October 1, 2009) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of electronic networks on communication and work/life balance.

  • Vancouver Sun (Monday September 28, 2009) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding matching upscale products with target markets.

  • Vancouver Sun (Saturday September 26, 2009, Gillian Shaw) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted in the special edition of the Vancouver Sun edited by the Dalai Lama, regarding the impact of electronic networks on communication and work/life balance.

  • Vancovuer Sun (Friday August 14, 2009, Brian Morton) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding long term industry evolution and market entry.

  • Globe and Mail (Wednesday May 20, 2009, Randy Ray) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of social networks in employment.

  • Globe and Mail (Monday March 23, 2009, Sarah Boesveld, Page L1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of social media networks in the workplace.

  • Vancouver Sun (Wednesday March 11, 2009, Joanne Lee-Young) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding companies changing their strategies in face of tougher economic conditions.

  • Regina Leader Post (Friday January 24, 2009, Page G1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of friendship networks in employment outcomes.

  • Windsor Star (Monday January 19, 2009, Page B3) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of friendship networks in employment outcomes.

  • Vancouver Province (Sunday January 18, 2009, Page A24) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of friendship networks in employment outcomes.

  • Victoria Times Colonist (Sunday January 18, 2009, Page A8) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of friendship networks in employment outcomes.

  • Vancouver Sun (Saturday January 17, 2009, Page A15) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of friendship networks in employment outcomes.

  • Nanaimo Daily News (Saturday January 17, 2009, Page A12) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of friendship networks in employment outcomes.

  • CanWest News (Friday January 16, 2009, Shannon Proudfoot) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of friendship networks in employment outcomes.

  • Akron Beacon Journal (Friday January 2, 2009, Mary Beth Breckenridge) - "Not quite ready to cut the cord? You might still be able to save money on your home phone service, said Ryan Lippe of the Office of the Ohio Consumers' Counsel. Here's what he recommended...if you want to keep long-distance service on your home phone, compare plans to get the best rate. A good resource is ABTolls.com."

  • Vancouver Sun (Tuesday December 16, 2008, Bruce Constantineau) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the economic downturn being a mixed blessing.

  • Allentown Morning Call (Thursday December 11, 2008, Paul Muschick) - "You can check which companies require minimum spending amounts at ABTolls.com. The site is a good starting point for comparing calling plans..."

  • Prince George Citizen (Friday October 10, 2008, Page 22) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • Ottawa Citizen (Wednesday September 24, 2008, Page F3) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • Asian Pacific Post (Thursday September 11, 2008) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding cost cutting strategies, consumer expectations, and market segmentation.

  • Filipino Post (Thursday September 11, 2008) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding cost cutting strategies, consumer expectations, and market segmentation.

  • Pique News Magazine (Whistler, BC) (Wednesday September 3, 2008, Jesse Ferreras) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of currency exchange rates on domestic business.

  • Windsor Star (Tuesday September 2, 2008, Page B7) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • Vancouver Province (Sunday August 31, 2008, Page A43) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • Saint John Telegraph-Journal (Saturday August 30, 2008, Page E1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • Edmonton Journal (Saturday August 30, 2008, Page E4) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • Vancouver Sun (Tuesday August 26, 2008, Page D09) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • National Post (Tuesday August 26, 2008) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • Victoria Times Colonist (Tuesday August 26, 2008) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • Nanaimo Daily News (Tuesday August 26, 2008, Page A12) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • Epoch Times Australia (Tuesday August 26, 2008) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • Canada.com (Monday August 25, 2008, Shannon Proudfoot) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of social networks on discrimination in hiring.

  • News 1130 (Tuesday August 12, 2008, Erin Loxam) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of social networks in the job market.

  • Toronto Star (Wednesday July 9, 2008, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the complexities created by alliance agreements.

  • China Economic Review (Monday July 7, 2008, Gareth Powell) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of international competition in domestic company cutbacks.

  • Vancouver Sun (Saturday July 5, 2008, Bruce Constantineau) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of international competition in domestic company cutbacks.

  • Ottawa Citizen (Friday May 9, 2008, Shannon Proudfoot, Page A1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding generational differences in the workplace.

  • Victoria Times-Colonist (Friday May 9, 2008, Page A10) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding generational differences in the workplace.

  • Vancouver Sun (Friday May 9, 2008, Page A5) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding generational differences in the workplace.

  • Saskatoon Star-Phoenix (Friday May 9, 2008, Page C6) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding generational differences in the workplace.

  • Pique News Magazine (Whistler, BC) (Wednesday April 16, 2008, Andrew Mitchell) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competition and failures.

  • Ottawa Citizen (Saturday April 12, 2008, Page J1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding online privacy issues.

  • Toronto Star (Thursday April 10, 2008, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding proactive responses in regulated environments.

  • Globe and Mail (Thursday April 10, 2008, Brent Jang and Wendy Stueck) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding premium market competition.

  • Saskatoon Star-Phoenix (Tuesday April 1, 2008, Page B8) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding online privacy issues.

  • Vancouver Sun (Friday March 14, 2008, Chantal Eustace) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding online privacy issues.

  • Business Edge (Friday March 7, 2008, Tess van Straaten) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of foreign competition on hiring practices.

  • Vancouver Sun (Tuesday January 15, 2008, Bruce Constantineau, Page C4) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of foreign competition on domestic duopolies.

  • Washington Post (Wednesday January 2, 2008, Rob Pegoraro) - "Forget the advertised specials; the most expensive long-distance service will usually be whatever comes bundled with your landline service. The simplest way to avoid those charges is to place long-distance calls only from a cell phone. But you can also find cheaper landline options at a site called ABTolls (abtolls.com), which will let you sort through third-party plans by a variety of criteria."

  • Toronto Star (Thursday December 27, 2007, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of regulation in creating weaker competitors on the international competitive landscape.

  • St. Petersburg Times (Sunday October 21, 2007, Laura T. Coffey) - "Do some quick comparison shopping online. Check ABTolls.com..."

  • Prince Rupert Daily News (Thursday September 13, 2007, Andrew Petrozzi, Page 3) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of foreign competition on pricing.

  • Toronto Star (Saturday September 1, 2007, Chris Sorensen, Page B1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the relation between price and quality of service.

  • Calgary Herald (Tuesday July 25, 2007, Tamara Gignac) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of strong culture as a competitive advantage.

  • The Tyee (Monday Jun 4, 2007, Bryan Zandberg) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the future role of teleconferencing in business.

  • Vancouver Metro (Wednesday April 25, 2007) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the use of information made available on the internet.

  • South China Morning Post (Sunday April 22, 2007) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding business failures caused by lack of strategic focus.

  • Vancouver Sun (Friday April 6, 2007, Derrick Penner, Page F2) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of monopoly power in corporate sponsorships of the Olympics.

  • Financial Post (Wednesday March 28, 2007, Nathan Vanderklippe) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding critical business failures.

  • Vancouver Sun (Wednesday March 28, 2007, Bruce Constantineau) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding matching service with the proper customer base.

  • Vancouver Province (Wednesday March 28, 2007, Jim Jamieson) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding mixed business strategies and the importance of strategic focus.

  • Globe and Mail (Wednesday March 28, 2007, Wendy Stueck) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of decreased competition on service levels and pricing.

  • Vancouver Sun (Friday March 23, 2007, Derrick Penner, Page F3) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding evolutionary strategy and pulling back from test markets.

  • Richmond Review (Thursday March 1, 2007, Martin van den Hemel) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of social networks in the success of affirmative actions programs.

  • Canadian Business (Monday January 15, 2007, Page 66) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of social networks in business.

  • Montreal Gazette (Monday December 11, 2006) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the evolution of low-cost industry alliances.

  • Vancouver Sun (Monday December 11, 2006) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the evolution of low-cost industry alliances.

  • Ottawa Citizen (Saturday December 9, 2006, Page L5) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the evolution of low-cost industry alliances.

  • Regina Leader Post (Friday December 8, 2006, Page F2) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the evolution of low-cost industry alliances.

  • National Post (Saturday December 2, 2006, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the evolution of low-cost industry alliances.

  • Business Edge (Friday October 27, 2006, Sharon Adams) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted extensively regarding careers.

  • Victoria Times-Colonist (Wednesday October 25, 2006, Page C6) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding social networks in hiring.

  • Vancouver Province (Tuesday October 24, 2006, Paul Luke) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding social networks in hiring.

  • Windsor Star (Tuesday October 24, 2006) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding social networks in hiring.

  • Nanaimo Daily News (Tuesday October 24, 2006) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding social networks in hiring.

  • NBC News: Saturday Today (Saturday, September 30, 2006) - ABTolls.com recommended by Vera Gibbons of Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine. "...I would go online, hit some of the sites that are out there...ABTolls. You can compare plans side by side on some of these to see who's got the best deal."

  • Edmonton Journal (Wednesday, September 13, 2006) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding duopoly competition.

  • Nanaimo Daily News (Tuesday, September 12, 2006, Page B5) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of international competition in industry evolution.

  • Halifax Daily News (Tuesday, September 12, 2006) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of international competition in industry evolution.

  • Calgary Herald (Sunday, September 10, 2006) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of international competition after bankruptcies.

  • Calgary Herald (Wednesday, September 6, 2006, Tamara Gignac) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding long term competition and industry evolution.

  • Vancouver Province (Thursday, August 24, 2006, Glenda Lumes) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding long term competitive employment trends.

  • 24 Hours (Thursday, August 24, 2006, Robyn Stubbs) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding long term employment trends.

  • Globe and Mail (Wednesday, August 23, 2006, Randy Ray) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of reputation in business.

  • Canada Stockwatch (Monday, July 17, 2006) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the differing risk for companies in changing environments based upon their level of specialization.

  • The Morning Call (Sunday, July 16, 2006, Gregory Karp) - "Web sites to compare prices on telecommunications services include...ABTolls.com."

  • National Post (Saturday, July 15, 2006, Page FP3) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the risk for companies that have non-diversified strategies caused by changing economics conditions.

  • National Post (Saturday, June 10, 2006, Page FW3) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the negative impact of politics on organizations.

  • Calgary Herald (Wednesday, June 7, 2006, Tamara Gignac, Page FP1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David seidel quoted regarding cross-border competition.

  • National Post (Saturday June 3, 2006, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding post-bankruptcy re-organization efforts.

  • Globe and Mail (Tuesday May 30, 2006, Richard Blackwell, Page B1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding how to identify the need for more competition in a regulated industry.

  • Calgary Herald (Tuesday May 30, 2006, Charles Frank, Page D1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding long term impact of unethical acts by management on employee morale.

  • Calgary Herald (Tuesday May 30, 2006, Tamara Gignac, Page D1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of unethical behaviour by top management on employee morale at a strong culture organization.

  • Edmonton Journal (Tuesday May 30, 2006, Tamara Gignac, Page F1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of unethical behaviour by top management on employee morale at a strong culture organization.

  • National Post (Tuesday May 30, 2006, Chris Sorensen, Page FP1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of management's unethical acts on employee morale.

  • Global National (Monday May 29, 2006) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel interviewed regarding the impact of management's unethical acts on employee morale.

  • BC Business Magazine (March 2006, Jessica Werb) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding discrimination in hiring practices based upon appearance.

  • National Post (Saturday March 4, 2006, Chris Sorensen, Page FP1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competition between established companies and new start-ups.

  • San Antonio Express-News (Wednesday February 22, 2006, Sanford Nowlin) - "...ABTolls.com, an Internet site that helps consumers lower their phone bills." ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel also quoted regarding the potential drawbacks of telecom bundles for the average consumer.

  • Saskatoon Star Phoenix (Saturday February 11, 2006, Page F-9) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competition for hiring top talent and the divide between skilled workers and low-skilled workers.

  • Medical Economics (Friday January 20, 2006, Marcy Tolkoff, Page 40) - "If the bulk of your bill is long-distance calling, consider an independent, or stand-alone, carrier...Major phone companies resell the exact same quality phone service to discounters. You probably don't know their names, but these companies charge as little as 2.7 cents a minute with no fees. Compare providers at ABTolls.com."

  • Wall Street Journal (Monday January 16, 2006, Amy Chozick and Paola Singer, Page R1) - "The traditional land-line phone sometimes seems like an indispensable part of the household, as much as heat and electricity. But that doesn't mean you shouldn't give your service a long, hard look...If you're shopping for phone services, ABTolls.com has a useful price-comparison tool."

  • CBC 690 AM (Sunday January 15, 2006) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel interviewed regarding long term industry evolutionary trends.

  • Globe and Mail (Friday November 25, 2005, Brent Jang, Page B3) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the threat to corporate culture from rapid growth.

  • National Post (Thursday November 3, 2005, Chris Sorensen, Page FP3) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the importance of maintaining a company culture in the face of company growth.

  • Time Magazine (Monday October 24, 2005, Jeremy Caplan) - "Shop for a new provider...Sites like ABTolls.com...can help identify the most competitive offerings."

  • Globe and Mail (Wednesday October 12, 2005, Randy Ray, Page C1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding executives temporarily leaving the workplace to enhance training and upgrade skills.

  • Vancouver Sun (Saturday September 17, 2005, Gillian Shaw) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competition for hiring top talent and the divide between skilled workers and low-skilled workers.

  • SmartMoney (September, 2005, Page 75, Anne Kadet) - "Check out ABTolls.com, which recommends long-distance plans based on a detailed analysis of your location and current usage."

  • Montreal Gazette (Saturday August 27, 2005, Page B6) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding hiring practices and their impact on creativity.

  • Sudbury Star (Saturday August 27, 2005, Page C1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding hiring practices and creativity.

  • Vancouver Province (Sunday August 21, 2005, Wendy Mclellan) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding hiring practices and their impact on creativity.

  • Financial Post (Saturday August 13, 2005) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competition between start-ups and old established corporations.

  • Ohio Consumers' Counsel This Week News (Thursday August 11, 2005, Janine Migden-Ostrander) - "Several national organizations also provide comparison tools and news about rate increases. Those organizations include ABTolls..."

  • Richmond Review (Saturday July 2, 2005, Matthew Hoekstra) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the role of executive development in retaining top employees.

  • CKNW 950 AM (Thursday June 16, 2005) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel interviewed regarding anticipatory strategic moves in the Canadian and U.S. markets.

  • 24 Hours (Thursday June 16, 2005, Irwin Loy) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the impact of VoIP on legacy telecommunications carriers.

  • Vancouver Sun (Thursday June 16, 2005, Derrick Penner, Page F03) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding anticipatory strategic moves in the Canadian and U.S. markets.

  • Globe and Mail (Friday June 10, 2005, Brent Jang, Page B4) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the potential of international markets.

  • Globe and Mail (Wednesday June 8, 2005, Brent Jang, Page B5) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding competition in Canada.

  • Boston Globe (Saturday May 21, 2005, Bruce Mohl) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding mergers.

  • Financial Post (Saturday May 21, 2005, Chris Sorensen) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding recent merger activity.

  • Vancouver Sun (Tuesday May 10, 2005, Page F5) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding changes in the North American competitive landscape spurred by recent regulatory changes.

  • Edmonton Journal (Saturday April 23, 2005, Paul Marck, Page H1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the ongoing labour dispute at Telus.

  • Vancouver Sun (Friday April 22, 2005, Derrick Penner and Darah Hansen, Page H1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding the labour dispute at Telus.

  • Vancouver Sun (Friday April 22, 2005, Page A1) - ABTolls.com co-founder Dr. Marc-David Seidel quoted regarding management tactics at Telus.

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