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#WhyNotMe – In Discussion with Guy Solomon, Founder & CEO of Penguin Basements

#WhyNotMe – In Discussion with Guy Solomon, Founder & CEO of Penguin Basements

Join us for an inspirational discussion with a young entrepreneur, who learnt from a flawed business venture to adapt his approach; enabling him to build a bigger, better and meaningful business. Guy Solomon is the 31 year-old founder and CEO of Penguin Basements, Canada’s leading basementrenovation contractor and creator of The Second Suite Solution, a wealth-building strategy […]

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Ask the Expert – Legal Advice for Businesses

Ask the Expert – Legal Advice for Businesses

Ask the Expert: Legal Advice for Businesses One of the most difficult parts of starting or running a small business is understanding the legal requirements that apply to that business. Understandably, small business owners are often so focused on building their business and establishing a customer base, that many do not consider important legal issues […]

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I Am A Woman #WhyNotMe Panel Discussion Event

I Am A Woman #WhyNotMe Panel Discussion Event

On November 19, 2017, startGBC hosted the I Am A Woman #WhyNotMe panel discussion to shed light on female entrepreneurship and its rise in celebration of Women’s Entrepreneurship week. Our guest panelists, Cynthia Florek, founder of The Trend Office, Lesley Hampton, founder and Creative Director of her own fashion line Lesley Hampton, and Nikole Goncalves, […]

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With a $5 million Series A, Nudge Rewards Wants to Gamify Employee Performance Across North America

With a $5 million Series A, Nudge Rewards Wants to Gamify Employee Performance Across North America

Nudge Rewards, which allows retailers and hospitality companies to communicate with their frontline employees on mobile, has raised a $5 million CAD Series A to expand across North America. The round was led by was led by Generation Ventures with participation from BDC Capital, Brightspark Ventures, StandUp Ventures, and new and returning angels. The company […]

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Business Model Canvas Pitch – $10,000 Competition

Business Model Canvas Pitch – $10,000 Competition

HE BUSINESS MODEL From a lean start-up method perspective, a business model is a transitional framework that aims to identify a customer problem and a repeatable and scalable business solution to that problem. This model focusses on early-stage adaptability (also known as “pivots”) based on direct customer and potential partner feedback in response to the […]

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ArthritisHack

ArthritisHack

Calling all hackers, designers, developers, engineers, and persons with lived experience! The Arthritis Society with the support of Eli Lilly has partnered with Hacking Health Toronto to host a hackathon – ArthritisHack. What’s the problem? More than 5 million Canadians living with arthritis face chronic joint pain, stiffness, swelling and persistent fatigue that pose serious […]

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Volunteers required to help in product development…

Volunteers required to help in product development…

Valista Education, a startGBC supported startup, provides an innovative video education solution on Money Management and is looking for feedback for further product development. The idea is not to tell you what to do, but rather to explain the different investment concepts so well, that you understand how to approach Investing yourself. Stocks, Bonds, RRSPs and TFSAs are […]

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