Sustainable Business Models: Be married to the process, not the idea

Launch lean. Pivot or iterate. Change one of the boxes in your Business Model Canvas, or make a tweak to your Positioning… A whirlwind of knowledge that would take months to navigate was covered over 5 short weeks in the Foundations in Entrepreneurial Management course at University of Toronto’s Continuing Studies. In the final class of the course, instructor Keri […]

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50 things I’ve learned 2 years into running a business and non-profit

It’s been 2 years since my graduation from OCAD University, where I completed a 4-year degree program. Although I’ve been running ACCESS since high school (our 8 year anniversary was March 2014) and started freelancing (Daniel Design, which later transformed into Now Creative Group) throughout university, the past 2 years I’ve been completely “full-time” (aka […]

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The Future of Canadian Business

Small businesses make up 99.8% of all companies in Canada. Advances in technology, changing demographics and the global recession have shaped new consumer behaviours. For Small Business Week 2013, BDC put together 5 Trends that are shaping the future of Canadian business. About BDC Small Business Week BDC Small Business Week is a Business Development Bank of […]

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