Tag: entrepreneurship

Feeling overwhelmed and like there’s not enough time to do it all? Finding yourself easily distracted from your to-do list? Join us in this full day workshop that will help you create more hours each week to reach your business goals AND live the life that you work so hard for. What to expect: Have […]

The question of turning your hobby or “side gig” into a business is very personal. Often it is a question of volume, costing, and marketing. Community Futures will review helpful considerations and look at some calculations for you to decide.

Entrepreneurship can be a lonely journey at times, especially in recent months, as we face unprecedented change. Join our panelists to hear about the highs and lows of business ownership—and how they manage through it all. Be part of the dialogue that aims to break down the barriers and stigma around mental health.

This six-month program is designed to support committed entrepreneurs who are ready to take their business to market. Participating entrepreneurs will build life-long relationships with their peers as they work together through the startup process and engage with experienced mentors. Participating entrepreneurs will have access to one-on-one business coaching, entrepreneurial training and resources, and access […]

Building a business can be overwhelming but yet … there’s a group of people that wouldn’t change it for anything. About this Event At this event, Hustle Outlet will have a guest speaker share their Entrepreneur’s Journey and the emotional roller coaster of starting a company from the ground up. Being an entrepreneur is full […]

With an entrepreneurial mindset comes a knack for finding opportunity in seemingly unrelated events, including solutions, services, or products that fit the moment. This has been especially evident during the coronavirus pandemic where a need for alternative work arrangements and diversification of income sources has fueled a burst of freelancing, entrepreneurship and new business ideas. […]

On July 29, join WEC Board Member, Sagar Saxena, and Volition for their 92nd pitch event to celebrate entrepreneurs from across the province of British Columbia, with Pitch BC! What to Expect On July 29th, join Volition in cheering on eight entrepreneurs from across British Columbia, who will brave the virtual ‘stage’ to test out […]

Join WESK for a candid and transparent panel discussion about the ups and downs of being a woman of colour in entrepreneurship. During this discussion, three local entrepreneurs will describe their challenges as black female entrepreneurs, their resilience, and the transformation required to create equitable communities with a balance in power. The discussion will be […]

GETTING YOU FROM IDEA TO MVP IN 8 WEEKS What is Foundations? An 8-week virtual program for youth under the age of 25 years to build their entrepreneurial ideas into tangible MVPs (Minimum Viable Products) ready for market. Delivered online with webinars, content, resources and coaching sessions to set you up for success. Sign up […]

Considering entrepreneurship as a potential career direction? Join fellow UBC alumni and students for a special afternoon session where we’ll hear from a panel of distinguished women who will share stories from their entrepreneurial journeys. Hear about mistakes they made and some of the lessons they learned along the way. Success doesn’t come easily, so […]