It use to be that when you raised money for a startup, you raised a lot of money. Not out of vanity, but because you needed to raise that money to build a product and get to market. Not necessarily that money used to be more readily available, but the necessity was there for survivability.
Featured Startup: Patreon 1473 views
The music, video, and art industries have all hit a rough patch since the birth of the Internet. File sharing, while a great convenience in our everyday lives, has made it difficult for content creators and corporations alike to control the distribution of paid content.
Calgary, The Quiet Enterprise Hotbed? 1052 views
You’d expect it to be Toronto, especially if you’re a startup or investor from the Toronto area. There is a significant amount of business within the city, but it lacks something that Calgary has in spades, a defining industry.
Be Wary Of Who It’s Built For 1032 views
There’s a growing concern that a startup bust is imminent and lurking around the corners.
Featured Startup: DIRTT 997 views
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past 5-10 years, you know that the world is going green — and fast. Eco-friendly, environmentally conscious solutions to everyday problems have been popping up like wildflowers (pardon our green pun.)
Canada And The Startup Visa 980 views
It’s being called a ‘transformational change(s) to Canada’s immigration system’ and one that puts the Canadian ecosystem on competitive ground with some of the world’s top startup landscapes.
The Switch to Impact Investing 787 views
The world we live in, used to function without what we now deem to be a bare necessity: the electric lightbulb.