A good business plan is an invaluable tool for any business owner, whether you are just starting a new enterprise, expanding or changing strategic direction. It is true that if ...
Check out this new infographic created by the very talented Rosa Tang. Rosa was an intern on the WE – Community project team and has gone on to a great new job at Vancity credit union. This infographic really does a great job of explaining the economic impact of women-owned businesses in BC and the challenges […]
I am a Millennial, a 25 year old entrepreneur born and raised in Canada’s capital. The Millennials are leaders, entrepreneurs, pleasant, polite and see the purpose of business as societal development. Pursuing a career in the corporate world is simply not the first option. We are choosing positions where we can make a difference and […]
It’s been said that women’s financial responsibilities are growing faster than their knowledge? If so, what does this mean for women and what are some ways that women can increase their financial knowledge? And why should they? I wouldn’t say that women’s financial responsibilities are growing. We have always had responsibility for the domestic financial […]
What are some reasons why immigrants decide to become entrepreneurs when they come to Canada? Are there any particular challenges that newcomer women may face regarding launching and growing a business? Immigrants become entrepreneurs for a variety of reasons. Some come with the intention of entering the business sector while others become entrepreneurs after they […]
It’s back! Vertality3 is the third annual celebration of Vancouver’s business and social change community. Bringing together the best in business, sustainability, and innovation, Vertality is Vancouver’s social change bash for getting the Spring started. On March 14, join hundreds of Vancover’s top changemakers in a first-class celebration of of new beginnings and everything green […]
What should women entrepreneurs – who often start their businesses from home – consider with regard to corporate structure, financing or otherwise, as their business grows? One of the first matters you, as an entrepreneur, should think about is the appropriate form of business organization to suit your business needs. Left unresolved, the default is […]