The topic of supporting women entrepreneurs is top of mind for many. The World Economic Forum cited World Bank saying that although women's entrepreneurship is growing, obstacles remain and men continue to outnumber women 3-1 in business ownership. Luckily, initiatives exist to...
Crowdfunding has become an increasingly popular option for ambitious young entrepreneurs who lack the capital required to launch their ideas. Indiegogo has lead to the success of businesses in everything from fashion, tech, and hardware design, to film directors, artists, and social innovators. Here are 7 Canadian Indiegogo-funded campaigns to watch
Canadian filmmaker Courtney James travelled around the globe to produce a film on the role of electronic music in society, identity and young adulthood. Now the challenging part: financing post-production. With a distribution deal already in place, he's seeking help through Kickstarter, needing to raising 15K by February 20th
LIFT Investments is a new non-profit social investment fund that provides capital and opportunities for businesses and entrepreneurs in low-income countries. We attended their inaugural Toronto fundraiser on May 9 to find out more about this great initiative