The City MOGULS Blog

How to Build an Online Community in 6 Months

May 12, 2020
Written by: Vino Jeyapalan In less than 6 months, Kabo Fresh Dog Food, built an active community of dog parents who love our brand - which also includes some notable Canadian celebrities. Here are my top tips on how we…

5 Strategies to Pivot your Business

April 28, 2020
What does this latest buzzword “pivot” actually mean? And how the heck can you pivot your business in such an uncertain time? I wanted to do some digging myself as the word Pivot in my world is a jazz dance…

How To Start A Business On A Shoestring Budget

April 13, 2020
Written by: Diana Goodwin I grew my first start-up, AquaMobile, the largest “Uber for Swim Lessons” across Canada and the US, on a shoestring budget. Because I bootstrapped and chose not to take money from investors, I had to be…

Three Ways to Position Your Business for Business Leadership, Impact and Growth

April 4, 2020
Written by: Nina Penner You have an awesome start-up but the greatest health and financial crisis in history just hit together with a stark awakening to deep injustices in the world. Now what? Maybe for you, “We’re all in this…

Abacus Co-founder Jeff Goldenberg on Building An Advertising Agency Fit For The Future

March 25, 2020
Photo from Abacus Agency Though it started as a friendly conversation in 2015, Abacus has grown to become an agency passionate about bringing the worlds of content, data and strategy together to create mobile-first solutions for brands. Here, Co-Founder Jeff…

March Business Goals: Reflect And Reset

March 23, 2020
Written By: Emily Foucault - Founder, ThinkHatch The end of the first quarter is the perfect time to assess how your 2020 business plans are playing out. Especially during a time of uncertainty, and particularly this year with all of…

Jessica Panetta On How to Launch A Successful PR Company With Zero Background in the Business

March 23, 2020
Photo by George Pimentel Jessica Panetta is the Founder and Head Director of Toronto-based PR firm Conceptual Event Society (CES). Since its launch, she and her clients have worked with everyone from Lady Gaga to Lesley Hampton, brands including Roberto…

Our Co-Founder Dani Kagan Shares Her Healthy Habits For Entrepreneurial Success

March 14, 2020
Recently, City MOGULS co-founder Dani Kagan had the opportunity to share her career and entrepreneurial journey as part of TWL Law's Woman In Focus article series. Given that the tips were so great, we thought we should share them here…

How Can Your Brand Get Involved With International Women’s Day?

February 28, 2020
Written by: Josh Walker March 8th marks International Women’s Day, an annual event that celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women all over the world. But how can your brand get involved, and what can you do…

5 Canada-based Brands Putting Diversity First

February 9, 2020
Written by: Josh Walker Diversity is more than a business buzzword. It should be something built into every aspect of an entrepreneur’s approach so it becomes part of their brand’s internal and external framework. But what are some of the…

Sleep Hygiene: 5 Steps You Can Take To Get A Better Night’s Sleep

February 1, 2020
Written by: Josh Walker At some point you might have heard that, to be a successful entrepreneur, you need to survive on just a few hours sleep. Twitter’s founder and CEO Jack Dorsey said at one point how he was…