Entrepreneur

The Best Training For Aspiring Entrepreneurs

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Nobody is born ready to build a successful business. How to learn the right skills

Why Your Entrepreneurial Passion Could Be a Problem

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You can’t succeed in business without conviction, but too much of it can be a blinding

The Most Valuable Habit of Successful Entrepreneurs

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The best founders and business owners master this skill early. Why you should learn to do the same

Too Much Entrepreneurialism Can Be a Bad Thing

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Why mid-sized companies need to stay focused instead of jumping at every available opportunity.

Entrepreneurship Is Harder than It Looks on TV

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Pop culture has finally woken up to the potential of business-starters. But entrepreneurship is all grit and no glamour.

7 Questions with Bill Redfern

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The Halifax-based entrepreneur on the value of patience, franchise success and his new business.

7 Questions with Margot Micallef

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The Calgary-based serial entrepreneur on the importance of taking care of yourself, the difficulty of firing people and her expansion plans

The Hidden Challenges of U.S. Franchising

John DeHart of Nurse Next Door: take the time to find the right partners; photograph by Dina Goldstein

Nurse Next Door was born in the relatively straightforward Canadian market. Selling into the U.S. proved far more complex

The Secret to Making a Virtual Business Work

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Sandra Oliver discovered that many busy executives don't have time to meet with coaching professionals, so her coaches mentor them remotely

7 Questions with Jeff Donnelly

Jeff Donnelly

The Vancouver hospitality magnate talks expansion, delegation and how he came to embrace the life of an entrepreneur