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March 13, 2017

How to turn your business dream into business reality

YOUTH START-UP "INTENTION TO ACTION" BLOG SERIES The challenges of the startup world are not exclusive to millennials. Many 30- and 40-somethings who started out following a specific career path have discovered that working for someone is not their cup of tea or have realized that they have too many ideas swirling around in their [...]
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May 9, 2016

CEDEC participates in Startup Canada Day on the Hill

Startup Canada Day on the Hill is a premier entrepreneurship event bringing together, entrepreneurs, innovators and policy makers for a daylong exchange on the state of entrepreneurship in Canada. This year’s event took place on May 5 with a program filled with meaningful panels, hackathons, discussions, TED-style keynotes, and entrepreneurs showcasing their products from across [...]
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April 20, 2016

Calling all entrepreneurs!

Join us for Canada’s BIGGEST gathering of entrepreneurs, innovators & policy makers Couldn’t make it to that once-in-a-lifetime conference in Silicon Valley? Startup Canada and CEDEC have you covered. Get your business cards ready! We’re inviting you to shake hands with Canada’s top entrepreneurs, innovators, investors, politicians, and government decision-makers at Startup Canada Day on [...]
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March 11, 2016

Budding entrepreneurs in the Maggies

Entrepreneur: literally ‘to undertake’ as from the French verb ‘entreprendre’; a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk. Not every kid these days is glued to their iPhone or video game screen: Morgan Clark and Darcy Bourdeau, two young entrepreneurs from the Magdalen Islands, have set [...]
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July 13, 2015

A Tailored Start-up

Nathon Kong, a CEDEC Small Business Support client since 2014, has had a busy 18 months. Originally a business analyst and consultant, he’s jumped feet first into entrepreneurial waters launching Tailor2go.com, a mobile tailor business. For the first time in Canada, this unique take on tailoring services offers a mobile unit that provides service at [...]
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