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Digital Media and Game Incubator The Digital Media and Gaming Incubator helps digital companies grow and succeed. With newly renovated space in the School of Design at George Brown College, the Incubator is offering qualified entrepreneurs/startups co-working space in downtown Toronto! If you are interested in learning more, please contact incubator@georgebrown.ca
Startup School is practical education to complete the entrepreneur’s toolkit. Each semester, students and founders alike can take advantage of the 13 different, free modules that encompass cornerstone topics curated to accelerate startup’s growth. Modules are delivered by top industry experts and seasoned entrepreneurs. Contact startGBC at startGBC@georgebrown.ca for George Brown student promo code to waive fees.
acceleratoru MaRS works with an extensive network of partners to help entrepreneurs launch and grow the innovative companies that are building our future. Our vision is bold; our mission is more important than ever before. Early-stage capital can be critical to your venture’s success. MaRS offers a range of products and services to help you find the funding you need to grow your business.
Futurpreneur Canada Futurpreneur Canada has been fueling the entrepreneurial passions of Canada’s young enterprise for nearly two decades. We are the only national, non-profit organization that provides financing, mentoring and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18-39. Our internationally recognized mentoring program hand matches young entrepreneurs with a business expert from a network of more than 2,800 volunteer mentors.

 

BDC  helps create and develop strong Canadian businesses through financingadvisory services and capital, with a focus on small and medium-sized enterprises.

  • BDC supports entrepreneurs in all industries and at all stages of development from 118 business centres across Canada and online at bdc.ca.
  • BDC is committed to the long-term success of Canadian entrepreneurs and we understand that a business is more than just dollars and cents.
  • BDC complement the role played by private-sector financial institutions and have been serving Canadian entrepreneurs since 1944.
  • BDC are a financially sustainable Crown corporation and we operate at arm’s length from our sole shareholder, the Government of Canada.
The Consulting Hub The Consulting Hub is a collaborative learning space bringing together Centre for Business Graduate Certificate students, Advanced diploma students, faculty and industry professionals in a vibrant, fast-paced environment focusing on real-world experience, partnerships, and innovative and collaborative learning. It provides consulting services for small to medium businesses and not-for-profit organizations to assist them in achieving their strategic goals.
Spark We founded Spark LLP because we were tired of doing things the way they had always been done. At our core, we are experienced lawyers who provide high quality and practical legal advice that you can trust. We provide this advice while ensuring a positive and progressive experience for our clients.
Startup Here Toronto StartUp HERE in Toronto. Diverse, talented and competitive, Toronto is the ideal place to start a business. Toronto’s business activity is vibrant and provides the optimal landscape to create valuable networks. Build and grow in the dynamic city of Toronto.
Pro Bono Ontario Pro Bono Ontario is here to help Ontarians who have essential legal needs but can’t afford a lawyer.
ACCESS Community Capital Fund Individual loans of up to $5000 ($10,000 for second time borrowers) are made using a character based lending decision, where the abilities, skills and commitment of the applicant in conjunction with the strength of the business plan are key decision criteria.

Skills You Need to Become an Entrepreneur

The Only 10 Slides You Need in a Pitch

Well-known entrepreneur Guy Kawasaki emphasizes the 10/20/30 Rule of PowerPoint to keep your presentation short and painless—ten slides, presented in twenty minutes, with thirty-point font.

The 10 Slides You Need to Pitch Your Business Idea

Find more sample business plans at Form Swift.

Business Plan

Check out the AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO SWOT ANALYSIS at Form Swift
Swot Analysis