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What's New — Michele Romanow

At just 29, Michele Romanow has already launched four successful tech companies – including Buytopia, the site that saves you up to 90% off a product’s retail price – and, on October 7, she officially joins the investors on the panel of CBC’s Dragons’ Den.  67 more words

New blood: Calgary natives Manjit Minhas and Michele Romanow become CBC Dragons

Manjit Minhas has a general tip for Canadian entrepreneurs looking to pitch ideas on future seasons of Dragons’ Den.

Enough already with the toilets.

“I’ve discovered through the show that a lot of Canadians want to fix the toilet, which I don’t think has a problem,” says Minhas, on the phone from her home in Calgary. 1,257 more words


CBC’s Next Gen Den dragons would rather not breathe fire, but will if they have to

This week, two new digital dragons are bringing a welcome sense of community to CBC’s Dragons’ Den franchise. But while Nicole Verkindt and Harley Finkelstein are both capable of breathing fire at entrepreneurs bringing in underdone business plans or oversized valuations, they would really rather not. 902 more words


What the Vatican and Pope Francis Had to Say About "Connecting the Dots ... with The Respect Principle"

As one of the 100 recipients of the Limited First Edition of “Connecting the Dots … with The Respect Principle” mailed out late July 2015, I am grateful he was one of the few well-known and influential people, whose office has responded so far with best wishes. 167 more words

Dragons' Den

In the education of a new generation, innovation cannot be the exception…it has to be the rule.

I must admit to a guilty secret.

There’s a television programme in the UK that I find utterly fascinating, not because of its intended purpose, which is to find ideas to invest in but more because of the whole interaction between those who have capital, experience and commercial ‘nous’, and those who have passion, zest and an unerring focus on what they are trying to do. 504 more words


TV shows, books, websites, stuff and great ideas!

Hi guys, I haven’t posted in a while.And there is loads of stuff I need to catch up on.

So first I’m going to start off with Tv shows and I wanted to say that I have been watching this year’s 2015 Great British Bake-Off. 229 more words

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