State of Entrepreneurship

What Some of Canada’s Top Entrepreneurs Learned in 2016

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We asked 12 of the country's most successful and innovative founders to share the most important lessons they learned this year. Here's what they said

What Martin Shkreli’s Year Can Teach You About Being Greedy

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The extreme behaviour of the reviled pharma exec shows just what doesn't work in business any more

Why Being “Boring” Is the Best Strategy for Your Business

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We all crave excitement, but it's possible to get rich by being dull. How to be totally unglamorous, surprisingly innovative, and wildly profitable

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

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

Why You’re Never Too Old to Become an Entrepreneur

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The WISE generation are ideally positioned to build and run successful businesses. What’s driving the rise of seniorpreneurship

The Leadership Lessons of Startup Canada’s Victoria Lennox

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"Entrepreneurs employ what’s really special and unique about themselves to create the future"

The Biggest Challenges for Small Businesses

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Accessing funding and complying with regulation topped the worry list in a recent survey of U.S. company owners

Why Canada Needs More Entrepreneurs

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Employment growth doesn’t just happen. In order to create jobs, we need to begin encouraging more Canadians to start businesses

6 Reasons to Start a Business in Canada Now

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In an increasingly globalized world, why should entrepreneurs build their companies from home? One serial success story's answer