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Entrepreneurship

As a software developer throughout the dot.com boom and bust cycle I saw a lot of dubious ideas receive funding. So during my MBA I specialized in Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation. Then I furthered my studies by undertaking the CFA® Program.

Although I still haven’t started my own company I’ve worked on numerous business plans helping classmates, entrepreneurs and non-profits. I wrote some simple advice for starting a new venture while at Building Opportunities with Business. I even created some Microsoft Excel spreadsheets to help with business planning.

So if you have questions about starting and funding an entrepreneurial venture you should peruse this archive of blog posts below or you can send me a question using email or social media.

BrewDog at Liquid Laundry

Sunday, December 6th, 2015

Just got back from seeing James Watt of BrewDog speak at Liquid Laundry in Shanghai…

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#yvrtechanchor

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Tonight I headed down to HQ2, Hootsuite’s newest office space, which is actually their third location if you count Alexander Street for the first public event, a panel on what needs to be done to create Vancouver’s next great tech anchor…

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Excel Spreadsheet for planning a new business

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

After my recent post about spreadsheets I’ve given away online, I got asked if I ever made a general new business planning Excel spreadsheet. I said “not exactly”…

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Rework Excerpt

Monday, January 30th, 2012

I’m currently reading “Rework” by Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson, the founders of 37signals. I haven’t quite finished the book but the following excerpt seemed relevant to my posts of late and my current predicament…

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W2 Media Cafe is finally open

Friday, July 29th, 2011

I didn’t bring my cord to upload my pictures from my iPhone but if you hustle down you still might be able to get free coffee! Apparently I was the first person to order a Cafe Mocha from the barista on duty…

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