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9 Tips To Get More Retweets

Twitter has become one of the most valuable tools on the web today. It has altered the social landscape and become the internet’s watercooler. It is a highly public medium that can immediately expand your reach and that is why almost everyone in media is using it. When you use twitter, your primary goal should […]

15 Videos Every Entreprenuer Should Watch

Whether you’re a kid who dreams of doing something incredible or a seasoned VC with an incredibly successful track record, we all need a little motivation, advice or inspiration sometimes. Watch any one of these 15 videos and get just that. 1. Steve Jobs: Stanford Commencement Speech 2. Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates […]

Great video about ideas.

Rethink Scholarship at Langara 2010 Call for Entries from Rory O'Sullivan on Vimeo. This video was created in the hopes of attracting aspiring creatives to submit their sketchbooks to win a Rethink Scholarship at Langara College. Rethink drew on the notion that ‘it all starts with a sketch.’ The script documents the process of bringing […]

Tips for coming up with fresh ideas

Whatever your career, whatever your goals in life, ideas are going to matter to you. An idea could lead to that million dollar business you’ve dreamt of, it could lead you to raise millions for charity, or it could lead you to change your whole life. The thing is ideas are not always the easiest […]

Bottle = Light

Necessity + Deficiency = is the mother of invention & innovation LOVE THIS

Book Review: Business Model Generation

I just picked up this book and have found it to be an incredibly insightful read. “Business Model Generation is a handbook for visionaries, game changers, and challengers striving to defy outmoded business models and design tomorrow’s enterprises.” Written by Alexander Osterwalder & Yves Pigneur, the book was co-created by 470 “Business Model Canvas” practitioners […]

Innovation: Myths vs. Realities

The “face” of innovation is changing. It’s becoming increasingly open and even more vital to continued success in an ever increasing competitive environment. Open Innovation is something I’ve always believed in… it speaks to my community roots. I’ve often run into challenges from individuals who come from a more “closed” innovation culture and have always […]