Category: Business

Y Combinator’s Sam Altman ‘super impressed’ with Waterloo Region

Oct 4, 2018 Business, Finance by admin
by Trish Crompton Hack The North didn’t just cram as many developers as it could into University of Waterloo’s Engineering 5 building.It also brought Sam Altman, President of Y Combinator, the startup world’s most exclusive accelerator program.Y Combinator, based in Silicon Valley, has a long relationship with Waterloo Region startups. They include Pebble, Couple, Vidyard, BufferBox,
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Strategic Asset Investments

Jul 5, 2018 Business, Finance by admin
The Global CIO Survey reports that 57% of technology is used to support fundamental business operations, while only 26% of the spending focuses on needed business changes.  A mere 16% supports innovations that will power the business into a successful future.  In a world where technology has become a critical component of business operations, technology
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Looking for first class business plan?

Jul 5, 2018 Business, Finance by admin
About the only person who doesn't need a business plan is one who's not going into business. You don't need a plan to start a hobby or to moonlight from your regular job. But anybody beginning or extending a venture that will consume significant resources of money, energy or time, and that is expected to return a profit, should take the time to draft some kind of plan.

How to Run a Successful Business?

Jul 5, 2018 Business by admin
1. “Build something you believe in — because that’s the first step to building a great brand.” Just like Goldman and Nalebuff, I learned a powerful lesson in tenacious passion from 30 plus years of entrepreneurship. When you’re all alone, sitting in a dark room wondering why your business is failing, there is only one true
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