Embrace the Hustle

The #hustle is hard but I’m smiling in the photo because you can enjoy it at the same time. The year is off to an amazing start for Now Creative Group but that doesn’t come without new challenges and major work. There’s already been times in 2017 that had me working till the early morning, reminding me of the […]

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The New Millennial Life: What does being an entrepreneur mean to a young person?

Often, when defining an “entrepreneur”, often Virgin’s Richard Branson or Apple’s Steve Jobs come up. These are definitely entrepreneurs, but from a specific era who grew empires worth may Billions of dollars. With entrepreneurship becoming a more common (and at time necessary) part of life for everyday people, it is time to re-define the image of an […]

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Are Entrepreneurs Alone?

Although it may look (or feel) that way at first, entrepreneurship is not a lone pursuit. Every individual entrepreneur (and their new enterprise) is part of an existing ecosystem. Ecosystems and the networks within them include customers, suppliers and providers, government and other regulatory bodies, and trade associations. For an ecosystem to thrive, it needs to be inclusive […]

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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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