Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

Hire a Student Entrepreneur This Summer

It is summer and you’re probably thinking how to best enjoy this amazing time of the year (super short for us in Canada) with your friends and family. Do yourself a favor and simultaneously make a small move that will … Continue reading

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Wow les moteurs! Québec, une société distincte, même sur le plan des transports.

Malgré que l’industrie du taxi ne mérite aucun capital de sympathie en raison de son service chroniquement déficient, son lobby a gagné la bataille en diabolisant Uber. La bataille épique entre Québec et Uber est un exemple classique de bénéfices … Continue reading

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Le déclin du Québec Inc.?

D’une perspective externe, il est surprenant que la vente de St-Hubert soulève autant d’inquiétudes. Je comprends bien certainement la passion des québécois pour cette chaîne de restaurants. On touche une corde sensible. J’imagine que les américains réagiraient de manière similaire … Continue reading

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Changing Times. Bringing Out our Animal Spirit. Fighting. Rolling up our Sleeves. Creating Value.

5-Bullet Friday: Here are some observations on events / news catching my attention. Fight Club. Still relevant 20 years later. Silicon Valley is broken and heading for social unrest. The digital transformation of industries. Chasing “cockroaches”. How private equity generates exceptional … Continue reading

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5-Bullet Friday – March 4th

Here are some of the news that have caught my attention recently: Negative interest rate: Why people are paying to save? The robots are coming for Wall Street. Our ingenuity will revive growth in global productivity – eventually. Veterans deserve our help … Continue reading

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5-Bullet Friday Launch – January 4th Weekly Recap

Since I have not written a post in a while, I decided to change my writing style slightly to share more frequently some of the things that I come across and find interesting. I was also inspired by Tim Ferris’ 5-Bullet … Continue reading

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2013 C2-MTL Emerging Entrepreneurs Contest Winners

Congratulations to the 25 winners of the 2013 C2-MTL Emerging Entrepreneurs Contest. The conference will be an amazing networking and learning opportunity for these companies. The number and quality of the applicants were impressive (again) this year, which did not make … Continue reading

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Gagnants du Concours Entrepreneurs Émergents C2-MTL 2013

Félicitations aux 25 gagnants. La conférence sera une opportunité de réseautage et d’apprentissage incroyable pour ces entreprises. Encore une fois cette année, le nombre et la qualité des candidatures étaient impressionnants, ce qui n’a pas facilité la tâche de sélectionner … Continue reading

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C2-MTL Emerging Entrepreneurs Contest: What To Look Forward To

For the second year in a row, we received many outstanding applications for the C2-MTL Emerging Entrepreneurs Contest. Here is a great video from Alain Wong and his team that will give entrepreneurs a glimpse of the unique experience this program … Continue reading

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The C2-MTL Emerging Entrepreneurs Contest is back: A unique opportunity in Quebec

Following the success of the first edition of C2-MTL and the incredible level of enthusiasm generated by the initiative, the Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Family Foundation decided to repeat the experience and offer to another cohort of 25 emerging entrepreneurs the … Continue reading

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