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How Marc Lafleur went from barely graduating high-school to CEO of a Dragon-backed business

November 30, 2020
Written by Jacqueline Leung City MOGULS: Founder Profiles Series Stories of strength, growth, and resilience. A spotlight series featuring founders and leaders from across Canada and the US whose stories and experiences will inspire a new generation of entrepreneurs. A…
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BUY LOCAL THIS HOLIDAY SEASON... OR IT'S BYE BYE LOCAL

November 23, 2020
It's a funny time, the holiday season. We go so far out of our way to get gifts for the people in our lives that mean so much to us, yet we forget sometimes that the gifts themselves impact our…
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Hiring the Right People for a Small Business – People Who Get Shit Done

November 23, 2020
Written by: Daryl Ching The ideal skill set for a small business at an early stage is materially different from a large one. I have seen small businesses hire people with multiple designations and large business experience thinking they will…
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Building a 12-year-old business in a quick-exit startup culture

November 10, 2020
Written by Jacqueline Leung City MOGULS: Founder Profiles Series Stories of strength, growth, and resilience. A spotlight series featuring founders and leaders from across Canada and the US whose stories and experiences will inspire a new generation of entrepreneurs. A…
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The Art of Networking

October 14, 2020
Recently, I hosted a 20-minute IG Live on one of my absolute favourite topics: Networking. It is literally the essence of my career, why I am able to grow businesses, and how I get ahead. The feedback I received from the…
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Where there’s a will, there’s a way

October 14, 2020
Written by Jacqueline Leung City MOGULS: Founder Profiles Series Tell stories of strength, growth, and resilience. Inspire readers by asking founders the hard questions and creating “a-ha” moments and conversations within the CM community. Willful - https://willful.co/ - create a legal will…
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4 Cost Effective Marketing Ideas for Startups

August 17, 2020
Written by: Roshni Wijayasinha Budgets can be lean at a start-up but that doesn’t mean that smart strategies can’t help smaller companies punch above their weight. By leveraging imagination and hard work, Marketing can be accessible to companies of all…
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Will Pinterest actually help me grow my business?

August 13, 2020
Written by: Irina Lerner and Blair Mlotek We all know how useful Pinterest is when you’re trying to decorate your living room or plan a big event, but is it useful to grow your brand? Pinterest can be used to…
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CL Designs on 3 Ways to Boost Your Holistic Branding

June 15, 2020
Written by: Christine Lieu When you think of branding, you may have it on the bottom of your to-do list with all those hats you’re juggling in your business, while trying to get at least 8 hours of sleep a…
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3 Self-Compassion Hacks To Get Through Crisis

June 1, 2020
Written by: Zachary Lui This year has been a wringer. At the start, I had many aspirations and plans. However, with COVID-19, those dreams quickly changed to survival. In this midst of change, I found myself feeling overwhelmed and beating…
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4 Ways to Connect with Your Clients in a Human Voice

May 19, 2020
Written by: Tara MacIntosh As business owners in these uncertain times, we have all had to re-create the way our products and services are packaged and sold. Communicating your newly minted offers with kindness and compassion is how you will…
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