Blogs Archive (2014)

Learning Initiatives for Rural and Northern BC: 2014 - Apply Now!

Jun 16, 2014
Learning Initiatives for Rural and Northern BC (LIRN BC) is a collaborative approach to building on the capacities of rural, remote and Northern British Columbian communities. The Irving K.

Supercharge Your Startup With These Killer Customer Interview Secrets—Video Content Roundup

Jun 9, 2014
You’ve defined the problem. You’ve created some hypotheses. You’ve looked over more industry research and market data than any sane person should ever read in a lifetime.

Industry Overview: Nonprofits

May 26, 2014
The non-profit industry is a diverse industry composed of entities focusing on technology, education, health, the arts and many other areas. There are several terms used to refer to non-profits, such as charities, not-for-profit and social enterprise, making it somewhat confusing to figure out how your non-profit idea should be categorized.

Industry Overview: Tourism Business

May 21, 2014
British Columbia is world renowned for its countless tourist treasures, and the tourism industry is designed to fulfill the vacationing, traveling, and sight-seeing needs of tourists to our province.

Customer Retention: Four Ways to Fight Churn – Video Content Roundup

May 7, 2014
When startups invest in marketing, they usually devote most of their energy to finding new customers. This makes sense: after all, fresh sources of revenue allow a business to grow, so why not try to court as many customers as possible?

2014 Funding Roadshow

May 2, 2014