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What It Really Takes to Build an Innovation Hub

Former rustbelts trying to lure in high-tech companies need to focus on creating the kind of cities where knowledge workers actually want to live

Lessons From the Dragons: Focus on the Fundamentals

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Joe Mimran explains why this pitch sparked a bidding war on the Season 11 premiere of Dragons' Den

Is This the Best Place in the Country for Female Entrepreneurs?

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More women are setting up businesses in Ontario than in the rest of Canada, according to a new study

5 Tools to Grow Your Startup Fast

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Big dreams will only get you so far. If you want to accelerate your brand new business, you need to equip yourself with smart—and practical—strategies, like those used by these STARTUP 50 winners

What You Really Need to Start a Business

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It's not necessarily experience, as the leader of one of Canada's Top New Growth Companies knows all too well

The First Step to Successful Entrepreneurship

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Raising capital is crucial, but it’s not just about the money. Three reasons to master the art of fundraising early

The Hidden Costs of Unlimited Vacation Policies

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How unstructured, unlimited holiday policies can backfire, leaving companies with burned out employees and big bills instead of a well-rested workforce

Why Startups Should Sell to Big Companies First (and How to Land Them)

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W100 winner Carol Leaman ignored the conventional "start small" growth model and pursued billion-dollar companies straight out of the gate

How to Become the Ultimate Leader

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26 skills every entrepreneur and manager needs now, with tips from the pros—including Canada women's soccer team captain Christine Sinclair—on how to develop them

What Skipping School Taught Me About Business

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Cutting class helped this founder learn some valuable lessons about entrepreneurialism and responsibility

The Next Faces of Canada’s Tech Ecosystem

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Female entrepreneurs are disrupting the male-dominated sector transforming the economy in British Columbia and beyond. Here's how

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