Entrepreneurship

19 Billionaires’ and 19 quotes

Steve Jobs: Live Each Day As If It Was Your Last Bill Gates: From Those To Whom Much Is Given, Much Is Expected Oprah Winfrey: We All Need Makeovers From Time To Time Michael...

The Entrepreneur VS. the Wannabe

Entrepreneurship

This is a repost of a blog post my partner Ren did on our business blog. I though I would share it here as I think it’s a great post that many entrepreneurs or aspiring ones...

Understand & apply any consumer trend with the Consumer Trend Canvas

Entrepreneurship

Understand any consumer trend and use it to your advantage Inspired byAlex Osterwalder’s Business Model Canvas, the Consumer Trend Canvas created by Trendwatching.com is an...

Quote: The next industrial revolution

Entrepreneurship

“There is a secular trend going on, in which launching a start-up is a more common thing to do. It used to be there were two things you could do after college: go to grad...

Are you the Boss or the Leader?

There’s a big difference between being a leader and being a boss. I’ve had my share of “bosses” and I’ve also had the pleasure of working with some...

The Startup Ecosystem Report

Entrepreneurship

“Countries are shifting from service-based economies to become increasingly driven by a new generation of fast-moving software and technology organisations.”  The...

The value of Degrees

Entrepreneurship

Harvard Business review just published a post called “Stop Requiring College Degrees” and I couldn’t agree more with what they are saying.  Just because you...

Redesigned our WYSIWYG Ventures website

Entrepreneurship

We redesigned the WYSIWYG Ventures website recently to simplify the navigation and layout as well as get a simplified message to our visitors as to what we do right when they hit...

The 4 Hour Workweek

Book Reviews, Entrepreneurship

Just finished listening to The 4-Hour Workweek audio book by Tim Ferriss. Tim has put together a great collection of ideas on how to become what he has coined the New Rich or...

Lean Startup Principles are not just for startups

Entrepreneurship

I just finished listening to The Lean Startup by Eric Ries. It’s a great book that’s targeted at startup entrepreneurs but I think the information also has...

The world needs more Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs power the economy by creating businesses that drive innovation, create jobs and lead people to do amazing things. Business Schools over the past 15 years have...

Why your website needs to be Responsive

Entrepreneurship

I wrote about the importance of responsive websites on our company blog a few weeks back and I can’t seem to stress this enough to businesses of all sizes.  Mobile is here...

Getable – Web based rental software

Entrepreneurship

I just came across a cool start up business building an application for the rental business market. Although it’s currently targeted at San Francisco businesses, this...

Holiday Buyers Make It Mobile

Entrepreneurship

Mobile adoption is growing by leaps and bounds. Every retail company needs to have a mobile strategy today. If you have a web site and it’s not ready for mobile consumption,...

Real Estate Marketing Lines

Entrepreneurship

Gone are the days of “Buy now or be priced out forever!” As the real estate market starts to contract in Canada, sellers are starting to flood the market. Realtors...

Twilio Is Crushing It: 150K Devs, 1.5M Phone Calls/Day, 500M Total Phone Calls, 20 New Countries

Entrepreneurship

The telecom industry is in for another massive disruption. “Communications is now in the domain of software. We focus on the user, and we will win.” Jeff Lawson, CEO Twilio...

Large Enterprises should be embracing non-Microsoft technology

Entrepreneurship

In the name of full disclosure, I’m a Apple advocate and believe that Less is More when it comes to almost anything in life including software. I use a Macbook pro at home...