Tag: entrepreneurship

Women’s Enterprise Centre CEO, Jill Earthy, is a panelist at this exciting event and Sagar Saxena, one of WEC’s board members, is a feedback panelist! As part of the TEP, Volition will be delivering Discovery Foundation’s Regional Investor Readiness Program throughout 2021, offering entrepreneurs across B.C. an opportunity to accelerate their business and investor readiness […]

Closing out our month-long conference, we’ll share a first look at the results of WEKH’s annual report, The State of Women Entrepreneurship 2021. This report synthesizes government, academic, and expert research to highlight some of the structural barriers facing diverse women entrepreneurs in Canada and examines how the COVID-19 pandemic affected women.

Wondering how you can get paid to create? If you’re building a small business from the ground-up, we know you’re doing everything while you grow. But even if you have an accountant, nothing takes the place of collaborating with mentors or other creatives! Laurence Makano, owner of Fleurich Creations shares honest insight on being paid […]

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 […]