More Than An Online Retailer: Why David Wolfe Is Building A Company With Soul

David Wolfe is a dreamer who is bringing to life his dream of a profitable, socially responsible company. A 50+ year-old serial entrepreneur who has built successful companies before, David was only interested in building a company with “a soul” when [...]

By | 2016-12-01T19:13:41+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|Startup Culture|

Founder Focus: Learning Innovator, Angela DeVincenzo

I met Angela DeVincenzo on one of those gloriously hot July summer weekends when you’re relieved to be near the ocean and not in midtown Manhattan. Angela and her husband Jeff had decamped to Bridgehampton, the Hayground School grounds, to beta-tes [...]

By | 2016-12-01T19:13:42+00:00 May 31st, 2016|Startup Culture|

Book Provides Roadmap for Starting a Business

Are you starting a business for the first time? Are you unsure of the terrain and which path will be the right one for you? No need to fret — The Art of Startup Fundraising: Pitching Investors, Negotiating the Deal, and Everything Else Entrepreneurs [...]

By | 2017-07-20T15:43:55+00:00 May 17th, 2016|Startup Culture|

Founder Focus: Mobile Workforce Entrepreneur, Lise Snelgrove

I met Lise Snelgove, co-founder of This Space Works, when she was a finalist in the TiECon Canada startup pitch competition. As the only startup finalist making revenue and scaling on revenue growth (and getting repeat business from very satisfied cl [...]

By | 2016-12-01T19:13:42+00:00 May 12th, 2016|Startup Culture|

5 Shared-Interest Communities Disrupting the Coworking World

Coworking spaces, incubators and accelerators continue to sprout up in record numbers across the U.S., shifting the conversation about where and how work happens. And while entrepreneurs flock in droves, they’re increasingly motivated by much more th [...]

By | 2017-01-10T15:37:24+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Startup Culture, Workplace Design|

4 Powerful Benefits of Coworking for Startups

Coworking spaces are much more than a space for you to work. After all, if all you want is space, you can work from home, go to your local coffee shop or park at the nearest public library. Coworking spaces are different. They aren’t just alternative [...]

By | 2017-07-20T15:57:12+00:00 May 5th, 2016|Startup Culture, Workplace Design|

Founder Focus: Venture Capitalist, Brenda Irwin, Part 2

Yesterday we shared part 1 of a fascinating conversation with Brenda Irwin, venture capitalist and cycling enthusiast. Today we'll learn more about her tips for wellbeing, technology and wearable solutions, and the best advice she ignored along the w [...]

By | 2016-12-01T19:13:43+00:00 April 28th, 2016|Startup Culture|

Founder Focus: Venture Capitalist, Brenda Irwin, Part 1

Brenda Irwin and I were introduced by the big-hearted, visionary entrepreneur and legendary Canadian investor Jim Estill. Little did Jim know he was connecting kindred souls and creating a lasting, cross-continent friendship. Based on the West Coast [...]

By | 2016-12-01T19:13:43+00:00 April 26th, 2016|Startup Culture|

10 Ways to Ensure Your Strategic Alliances Are a Success

Strategic alliances can help you grow your company faster. Forming alliances can provide complementary expertise, reduce costs or manage risk. However, ensuring a successful relationship can be tricky. Here are 10 tips to help you succeed. 1. Identif [...]

By | 2016-12-01T19:13:44+00:00 April 5th, 2016|Startup Culture|