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GBC Entrepreneur Spotlight: Rajah Lehal

GBC Entrepreneur Spotlight: Rajah Lehal

Rajah Lehal Founder and CEO of Rajah Lehal is the Founder and CEO of Claushound Inc., a media company that uses smart design to break down complicated legal documents to help make them more understandable. We got the opportunity to ask Rajah about his Entrepreneurial journey. Here are his answers: What made you want to become […]

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9 steps for delegating work more effectively

9 steps for delegating work more effectively

A major pitfall for many growing businesses is the owner’s inability to let go and delegate responsibility to employees. In effect, the limitations of the entrepreneur become the limitations of the business. There’s no doubt it’s challenging to strike the right balance between maintaining control over your business and delegating to employees or contractors. But […]

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Introduction to Valuation

Introduction to Valuation

Valuing early-stage companies is not rocket science. In our online course, you’ll learn some qualitative, or subjective, methods for valuing companies, as well as the most frequently used quantitative, or objective models. We’ll help you understand how valuation works for startups in different sectors like cleantech and health. Plus, walk through practical examples of how […]

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ASK AN INVESTOR: DO I NEED INSURANCE FOR MY STARTUP?

ASK AN INVESTOR: DO I NEED INSURANCE FOR MY STARTUP?

  The short answer is maybe. The long answer, from my perspective both as a founder who lived through getting insurance as well as an investor helping navigate our portfolio companies through insurance, requires some short background theory. The purpose of insurance is to protect the value of what you have built in the event […]

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Dragon’s Den Open Auditions

Dragon’s Den Open Auditions

Dragons’ Den is calling on all aspiring entrepreneurs to present their business pitches for a chance to be featured next season on CBC. Beginning in Toronto on February 10, the audition tour will be open to the public, as producers hit the road visiting Canadian cities coast-to-coast in search of the country’s best business ideas […]

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Passion Into Profit project

Passion Into Profit project

“Passion into Profit” is a joint collaboration between LaunchYU, Back 2 Basickz and funded by the York U TD Community Engagement Centre. The initiative is aimed at helping individuals who reside in The Jane and Finch Community obtain the skills and knowledge that they will need to become successful entrepreneurs. Participants in this program will […]

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GBC Entrepreneur Spotlight: Nikole Goncalves

GBC Entrepreneur Spotlight: Nikole Goncalves

Nikole Goncalves Creator of Health Nut Nutrition 2011 Graduate, Business Marketing Advance Diploma   Nikole Goncalves is the creator of Health Nut Nutrition, a popular YouTube channel that shares healthy, but tasty food recipes that are “guaranteed to make your taste buds dance.” She graduated from George Brown College in 2011 with an advanced Diploma […]

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