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How to tell if you’re ready for entrepreneurship

It’s the start of a new year, and if you’re like many Canadians, you may have resolved to finally start your entrepreneurship journey this year.

But wait – not so fast. We know it’s exciting to finally start your small business, but there are many things to know beforehand. Here are some things that, in our years of educating entrepreneurs, we’ve identified as some of the most important questions prospective entrepreneurs should ask themselves before starting a small business.

Read the full article with questions on ‘How to tell if you’re ready for entrepreneurship‘ here.


September 2021

The Highs and Lows of Being an Entrepreneur

We all know this has been a difficult couple of years for everyone. But did you know that according to a study by the National Institute of Mental Health, 72% of entrepreneurs are directly or indirectly affected by mental health issues compared to just 48% of non entrepreneurs.

Read the full September newsletter here.

August 2021

Business Creativity by Evoking a Roman God

In Roman mythology, Janus was the doorkeeper to the heavens. He is depicted as a man with two heads looking forward and backward. He was the god of beginnings and endings and as one might guess, was a favourite to be honoured on January 1st (and yes, January is the month of Janus).

To read the full newsletter visit here – August 2021

July 2021

Put on your Innovative/Creative Thinking Caps While Soaking up the Summer Sun.

Entrepreneurs and Small Business owners are almost always thinking about their businesses which is great – but often times our thoughts are more about operational details and to do lists than really about finding innovative ways to improve. But it’s important to sometimes take a step away and look at your business a little differently.

To read the full July newsletter visit here – July 2021