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Adam & Marieke of Coastal Cake Company

Two entrepreneurs, each excelling where the other lacks, form the union that is Coastal Cake Company.

The Vancouver Island business specializes in wedding cakes, cupcakes and other delectable treats. 605 more words

British Columbia

HBCU Money™ Dozen 3/23 – 3/27

Did you miss HBCU Money™ Dozen via Twitter? No worry. We are now putting them on the site for you to visit at your leisure. We have made some changes here at HBCU Money™ Dozen. 241 more words

The Dozen

5 Reasons why networking can be fun in business!

5 Reasons why networking can be fun in business!

On almost a weekly basis, I meet some wonderful business individuals who in turn become my contacts. 327 more words

Motivation

MergeLane Halftime(ish) Report

It’s hard to believe, but we are in Week 8 of the 12-week inaugural MergeLane program. We could not be more delighted with how things are going, and we could not be more appreciative of all of your support. 684 more words

Startups

Western-style stores growing in Iran - CNN.com

When Thomas Cristofoletti walked into the Hyperstar supermarket in Shiraz, Iran, he was stopped at the door. He had his camera over his shoulder, and the international-style grocery store was built inside a large mall with a strict policy against photography.

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Business

The Art of Playful Accountability for Big Rocks

Every week during our accelerator program, the teams have to choose a “Big Rock” goal for the week. If they don’t meet that goal, they have to do something like sing karaoke during our team meeting or tell an embarrassing childhood story. 518 more words

Startups

5 lessons every entrepreneur should know before launching a startup

1. Finding support is not easy.

It doesn’t matter how many people think your idea is cool, finding early adopters will be hard. For this reason, the idea and the product must be equally as great, and both will fall short if the team isn’t synchronized. 770 more words

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