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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Why Now Creative Group?

After freelancing for a few years, and collaborating with other freelancers on projects to meet expanding service requests, I recently launched a creative services company, Now Creative Group. The main reasons for launching Now Creative Group are to work with awesome people, take on new challenges, work with more clients, expand service offerings, increase community […]

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