22 04, 2019

Social Good: Do your priorities include people and planet?

2019-04-22T15:05:39+00:00April 22nd, 2019|B Corp Bootcamp, Entrepreneur Education, GoodBizGuelph, Sustainability|Comments Off on Social Good: Do your priorities include people and planet?

For some business owners and entrepreneurs, social good is part of their DNA and woven into the fabric, culture and decision-making process from the start. However, that isn’t always the case. When you’re knee-deep in the tactics of getting your business idea off the ground, social good [...]

15 02, 2019

Intellectual Property in the Gig Economy: Who owns what?

2019-02-15T20:00:31+00:00February 15th, 2019|Entrepreneur Education|Comments Off on Intellectual Property in the Gig Economy: Who owns what?

If you’ve read our previous blog post: “Are you protecting your most valuable asset? Why securing your intellectual property matters,” you’ll be familiar with the Canadian Government’s Intellectual Property Strategy.  How does this strategy apply in the gig economy where it’s more common for freelancers and contractors [...]

2 01, 2019

Are you protecting your most valuable asset? Why securing your intellectual property matters.

2019-01-02T19:28:41+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, News|Comments Off on Are you protecting your most valuable asset? Why securing your intellectual property matters.

Earlier this year, the Government of Canada announced a new strategy to help Canadians innovate, reach commercial success and create more jobs. It isn’t business training or more investment capital for entrepreneurs, though. Instead, the strategy is all about intellectual property (IP). Named the Intellectual Property Strategy, [...]

21 12, 2018

Lessons From Leaders Recap: It’s Not a Myth – Work-Life Balance Does Exist

2019-01-07T23:18:08+00:00December 21st, 2018|Entrepreneur Education, Events, Speedway|Comments Off on Lessons From Leaders Recap: It’s Not a Myth – Work-Life Balance Does Exist

Joni Lien started SupperWorks with a very simple premise: to give families a little more “together time” in an increasingly busy world. What she didn’t realize? While she was helping her customers establish a better work-life balance, she was sacrificing her own. She remembered lying in bed, [...]

18 06, 2018

The rise of female entrepreneurship (and how we’re supporting it)

2018-06-20T13:23:44+00:00June 18th, 2018|Entrepreneur Education, News, Rhyze Academy, The Rhyze Project|Comments Off on The rise of female entrepreneurship (and how we’re supporting it)

Female entrepreneurship matters. Women-led businesses find new ways of innovating, cater to a more diverse and representative clientele, add important perspectives to decision-making, raise standards for workplace equity and strengthen our economy. But we’ve seen the stats: there’s a huge gap in funding compared to their male [...]

16 04, 2018

Lessons From Leaders: The role of innovation and R&D in the success of my business

2018-04-18T16:50:37+00:00April 16th, 2018|Entrepreneur Education, Events, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lessons From Leaders: The role of innovation and R&D in the success of my business

Join us for Lessons From Leaders on April 27th  from 7:15am - 9:00am  Click here to register for this event  This event is free for innovation Guelph clients! Please email Diana diana.train@innovationguelph.ca for the client discount link. Research and Development (R&D) goes hand-in-hand with innovation, regardless of the [...]

26 07, 2017

Do the Work: What You Need to Know to Slay the Dragon.

2017-08-09T21:12:14+00:00July 26th, 2017|Entrepreneur Education, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Do the Work: What You Need to Know to Slay the Dragon.

The other day I decided to re-read a book I picked up a few years ago. It’s called “Do the Work”, written by Steven Pressfield with a forward by Seth Godin. It’s a short book designed to coach the reader through an important undertaking by helping them [...]

9 06, 2017

Make the most of your summer with our new E-Learning Centre

2017-06-09T21:08:43+00:00June 9th, 2017|Entrepreneur Education, Media Releases, News, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Make the most of your summer with our new E-Learning Centre

The sound of waves lapping against the dock … The fresh breeze tickling your bare toes… The crisp, cold beverage quenching your afternoon thirst … The sense of accomplishment as you complete your finance course…. Are you looking forward to some well-deserved R&R this summer, but worried [...]

15 12, 2016

Is Employee Ownership Right for Your Company?

2017-01-28T22:53:27+00:00December 15th, 2016|Entrepreneur Education, Events, Featured Event, News, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Is Employee Ownership Right for Your Company?

Explore the business case at Implementing Employee Ownership workshop Feb. 16th Click here to register Innovation is one of the key building blocks of entrepreneurship and a sustainable economy, and today’s successful businesses must continually reinvent themselves in order to survive and thrive. More and more business [...]

30 08, 2016

Startup Stories – September 13th

2017-01-28T22:53:29+00:00August 30th, 2016|Entrepreneur Education, Events, Featured Event, Gear Up, Speedway|Comments Off on Startup Stories – September 13th

Only two weeks left to sign up for Startup Stories! Contact us to receive a discount code for your registration fee! When you’re trying to get your business off the ground, it’s essential for you to get your story straight. In this two-part workshop, you’ll get one-on-one coaching from [...]