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Maximizing the Impact of Networking Events: How to Get the Most Out of Your Attendance

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I. Maximizing the Impact of Networking Events Networking events are a crucial part of the entrepreneurial journey, providing opportunities to connect with potential investors, clients, and industry experts. However, attending networking events can be overwhelming and it can be hard to know how to make the most of your time there. In this article, we […]

Perfecting Your 20-Second Pitch

x-matik pitching at startup drinks July 2019

“A 20-second pitch is not enough time”, I hear this all the time, but it simple isn’t true. I host a monthly entrepreneur networking event called Startup Investor Drinks which includes a 20-second pitch to the crowd, for those brave enough. You can say a lot in a 20-second pitch but the key is to […]

Cold Emailing Startup Investors

Cold Emailing Startup Investors - TorontoStarts

Cold emailing startup investors can be a daunting task, especially for startups that are just getting off the ground. However, it is also an important way to reach out to potential investors who may not have heard of your company otherwise. Here are some tips for crafting a successful cold email to a startup investor: […]

Creating Your First Investor Pitch Deck

Creating Your First Investor Pitch Deck

Creating you first investor pitch deck is an important step in the process of raising capital for your business. A investor pitch deck is a presentation that provides a comprehensive overview of your company, its products or services, and the opportunity it presents to potential investors. It is typically used to secure funding from venture […]

7 AI Startups in Toronto To Watch

It is difficult to definitively identify the top 7 AI startups in Toronto as the field of AI is constantly evolving and there are many companies working on innovative projects. Here are 7 AI startups based in Toronto that are worth noting: These are just a few examples of AI startups based in Toronto, and […]

Starting a New Business in the New Year

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Is Starting a New Business in the New Year a Good Idea? Is starting a new business in the new year a good idea? There is no definitive answer to whether the start of the new year is the best time to start a business. Ultimately, the best time to start a business will depend […]

Top 5 Christmas Entrepreneurs or Startups

Top 5 Christmas Entrepreneurs or Startups

Christmas is a time for celebration and joy, and it’s also a time when many entrepreneurs see an increase in business. Christmas has been changed by many entrepreneurs and businesses over the years. Here are the top five Christmas entrepreneurs or business who have made a big impact during the holiday season: These Christmas entrepreneurs […]

Entrepreneurs, Depression, and the Holidays

Entrepreneurs Depression and the Holidays - TorontoStarts

The holiday season can be a joyful time of year for many people, but it can also be a stressful and isolating time for entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurship can be a demanding and isolating journey, and the added stress and pressures of the holiday season can make it even more challenging. Here are a few ways that […]

Top 10 Reasons Startups Fail

Top 10 reasons startups fail - TorontoStarts

Starting a business can be a challenging and risky endeavor, and unfortunately, not all startups are successful. Here are ten common reasons that startups may fail: While these are common reasons that startups may fail, it is important to note that every business is unique and the specific challenges faced will vary. With hard work, […]

The 3 Biggest Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make with Dr Sean Wise

3 Biggest Mistakes entrepreneurs make with dr sean wise

TorontoStarts and 100 Steps 2 Startup Present “The 3 Biggest Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make” with Dr Sean Wise Dr. Sean Wise has seen over 30,000 ventures pitched including his years working with Dragon’s Den and Shark Tank and he takes us through the process of finding and validating your startup idea utilizing hypothesis-driven entrepreneurship. Dr. Wise […]

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