21 10, 2019

Rhyze Ventures Program is now accepting applications from women entrepreneurs!

2019-10-21T13:33:18+00:00October 21st, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, News, The Rhyze Project, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Have you all heard the saying, if you want to go fast, go alone; If you want to go far, go together? Innovation Guelph believes you can do both; go fast AND go together! Our Rhyze Ventures Program is now accepting applications from women entrepreneurs ready [...]

7 10, 2019

Lessons From Leaders Recap: How to Create Your Workplace Culture

2019-10-07T15:58:27+00:00October 7th, 2019|Events, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lessons From Leaders Recap: How to Create Your Workplace Culture

Whether you are trying to change culture or to create it, our panel agreed that leaders are responsible to walk the talk and set the tone. It requires strategy with deliberate actions and guidance. “A pizza lunch is not culture,” said Jim Estell, CEO Danby Appliances. [...]

26 08, 2019

New programs at Innovation Guelph

2019-08-26T17:07:52+00:00August 26th, 2019|News, Rhyze Events, Uncategorized|Comments Off on New programs at Innovation Guelph

Innovation Guelph is pleased to announce three new programs that will positively impact the southern Ontario innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem! Agri-Innovation Accelerator Recognizing that agriculture, from farm to fork and kitchen to manufacturing, is supported by ranchers, growers, manufacturers, distributors, scientists, academics, [...]

26 08, 2019

Part 2: How to drop the ball & say no

2019-08-26T14:11:47+00:00August 26th, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Part 2: How to drop the ball & say no

For many entrepreneurs, saying yes can easily become a bad habit they just can’t shake. But as we established in part one of this series, saying no isn’t always a bad thing – in fact it can often be a crucial contributor to your success.  Still, while you may [...]

21 08, 2019

Top 5 Most Inspirational Quotes for Entrepreneurs

2019-08-28T18:38:50+00:00August 21st, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Top 5 Most Inspirational Quotes for Entrepreneurs

We wondered what quotes our IG mentors have found most inspirational – and they didn’t disappoint. We hope at least one of the following quotes will provide you with inspiration!  Change is inevitable, growth is optional  ~John C. Maxwell [...]

12 08, 2019

Get to know Grow Guelph

2019-08-12T15:09:20+00:00August 12th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Get to know Grow Guelph

Have you been toying with the idea of starting your own business, but don’t know where to begin? Do you have an existing business you are looking to scale-up, or maybe just have some general business-related questions or concerns? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, [...]

7 08, 2019

What are people saying about the Workshop@IG?

2019-08-07T19:59:41+00:00August 7th, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on What are people saying about the Workshop@IG?

Visitors at IG’s grand opening were visibly impressed with our new colocation space that promotes shared energy and shared values in a colocation community. The Workshop@IG fosters collision, connection, cross-pollination, collaboration and community with a supportive culture of innovation and diversity.The bright, inviting space is made [...]

26 07, 2019

Carbon Tax Rebates for SMEs – What the Rebate Means to You

2019-07-26T18:54:43+00:00July 26th, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, GoodBizGuelph, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Carbon Tax Rebates for SMEs – What the Rebate Means to You

On July 22, MP Lloyd Longfield shared a press release  in response to an announcement by the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of the Environment and Climate Change, that highlighted the application stream for SME projects related to the Climate Action Incentive Fund (CAIF) will be open for [...]

23 07, 2019

Top 5 Most Recommended Websites for Entrepreneurs

2019-07-23T13:20:28+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Top 5 Most Recommended Websites for Entrepreneurs

Once again, we’ve leaned on our IG Mentors for their recommendations. We asked what websites they most often recommend to clients. Here are their recommendations, in no particular order.  1. Strategyzer https://www.strategyzer.com/ “Over 5 million people use our Business Model [...]

8 07, 2019

Humans of Innovation Guelph – Snow Conrad

2019-07-08T19:25:39+00:00July 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Humans of Innovation Guelph – Snow Conrad

When Snow Conrad got married, she didn’t just tie the knot in one of her favourite places, the Kitchener-Waterloo Little Theatre. She did it in front of a giant eight-foot by 16-foot recreation of Van Gogh’s Starry Night… that she painted herself. “I put a trim around [...]