This budget season, Canada must lower taxes on entrepreneurs
Canada is at a disadvantage for attracting and retaining those we rely on for innovation, employment growth and prosperity.
Women-owned businesses generate $68,000 less revenue than men’s: survey
Lack of access to capital is one of the biggest challenges for women entrepreneurs.
Business group calls for lower tax rate for women-controlled companies
Similar to the lower rates offered to private Canadian-controlled corporations.
Canada needs more swagger promoting innovations: Trudeau
…And we need need to do a better job of generating capital at home.
Put more faith in innovators to spur tech breakthroughs
Government role should be to ensure intellectual property rights are protected.
Status of Women Canada pushing for procurement to support female entrepreneurs
Feds are seeking out ways to better link procurement practices with broader socio-economic objectives.
Entrepreneurs expect to grow workforce this year
Disruption, innovation key to growth, survey says.
BC puts focus on tech into hyperdrive with first ever summit
#BCTECH Summit is expected to bring together 3,000 participants from the cleantech, mobile wireless, artificial intelligence and transportation sectors.
50% of entrepreneurs to increase workforces
EY survey shows they’re confident about the global economy.
New small biz owners work smarter and live larger: Amex
“Lifestyle entrepreneur” trend on the rise – 56% of small business owners under 45 say they eat, sleep and breathe their business.
Entrepreneurs could solve youth jobs crisis if barriers addressed
A shortage of people with relevant skills, finding local partners and accessing international financing are hindering efforts report says.
GE opens “GE Garages” manufacturing fab lab space in Chicago
Space will host free maker workshops, training on high-tech equipment and a guest speaker series.
Canada is a “top 5” country for entrepreneurship: EY survey
The lending environment in Canada is improving more quickly than elsewhere in the G20.
Watch out for the new breed of Asian entrepreneurs
They’re focused on accelerating growth, and they’re after your lunch.
High growth entrepreneurs showing less confidence in the Canadian economy
Ivey Entrepreneurs Index says confidence is high that revenues will grow, but hiring intentions less rosy.