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Lessons From the Dragons: What It Takes to Buck the Trend

A wearable that's actually worth putting on wins big in the Dragons' Den Season 11 Family Special

Lessons From the Dragons: Taking on Goliath

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Ambitious entrepreneurs pitch their Uber alternative and a failed attempt to save shoes on Dragons' Den Season 11 Episode 12

5 CEO Resolutions for the New Year

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This year, I'm making less work for myself, so that I can get more done

Lessons From the Dragons: Prove Your Market

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A family firm with a hot product and a swift solution to homeowners' winter weather woes on the Dragons' Den Holiday Special

What It Really Takes to Build an Innovation Hub

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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: Getting It Right With Product No. 1

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A single-SKU success story and some inventive ideas in Dragons' Den Season 11 Episode 6

Lessons From the Dragons: Winning Without Being First

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A trio of young founders with a unique take on a booming space on Dragons' Den Season 11 Episode 4

The Problem With Failing Early and Often

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For too long entrepreneurs treated failure as a dirty secret. But fetishizing it the way we do now can be equally harmful. Here's why

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

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