Featured Founder: Dave Anderson of Small World Generation and Moving Millennials

Profiling Entrepreneurs for Global Entrepreneurship Week Welcome to Now Creative Group’s Entrepreneur of the Month Series! Featuring Dave Anderson, Founder of Small World Generation, Moving Millennials, and A Few Good Men. Introducing Dave! What are you up to? I am the co-founder of Small World Generation, and we are currently obsessed with ‘teaching kids to be […]

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Canada’s Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Ranks Second in the World

For the second year in a row, Canada’s entrepreneurial ecosystem rank is #2 according to the Global Entrepreneurship Index (GEI) released each year by the Global Entrepreneurship Development Institute. The GEI not only ranks more than 130 countries on their entrepreneurial ecosystems but also provides a framework for understanding how those countries measure up against neighboring […]

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How to Create a Content Strategy for a Startup

Casandra Campbell, Shopify marketing team member, freelancer, and founder of her own beer company shares tips on Content Strategy. The interview was conducted by Scott Summerhayes of Project: SPACES. How do you approach competing with all the other content out there? It has to be the best in some way if you want to be successful. But being the […]

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How Vanhawks is Disrupting Urban Transportation

As cities become rife with congested streets and overburdened public transportation, one startup equips commuters with the technology to make cycling safer and more readily accessible. Vanhawks is a Toronto-based hardware company focused on reshaping the urban commute. The Vanhawks Valour is the first step towards the cycling revolution. Its sensors, navigation and security features […]

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Why Explainer Videos are Perfect for Startups

It is well-known today that using video in general is a very effective way to make an impact, leaving a memorable impression on your target audience and customer bases. Where explainer videos differ from other forms of video marketing, however, is that they demonstrate the purpose of your product or service in an informative and engaging […]

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The Best Times to Schedule Social Media Posts

The Optimal Scheduling Tool Along with timely replies and live updates, Team Now often recommends having base content that you schedule in advance, to keep a consistent online presence while you are running your business or organization. There are many tools, sites and apps you can use to schedule tweets, for example, but deciding on the best times to post […]

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Balancing Technology, Social Media and Life

By Bobby Umar One of the things I pride myself on is finding balance in my life. I have always tried to leverage technology, but not become a ‘crackberry’ addict. I use social networking, but not to the point of sending Candy Crush (Ugh!) requests to all my friends or having my iPhone beside my […]

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Best Practices for Video Creative on Facebook

In the year that video ads have been running on Facebook, we’ve watched video become an important and powerful medium for both people and businesses. In fact, Nielsen recently measured over 300 video campaigns and found that 73% of them had a significant lift in ad recall, and the average lift between test and control […]

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Don’t Just Build an App: Build a Business

It all starts with an idea. An idea that wakes you up in the middle of the night. An idea that constantly rattles inside your head, begging to be vetted. An idea for an app. Many apps start this way, with dreams of making large sums of money capitalizing on the mobile device movement currently […]

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Branding Your Startup for Success: The Story of Start Now

Interview transcribed as originally aired on the Startup Pubcast about Start Now. Startup Pubcast: Thank you for tuning again to the Startup Pubcast, I am Scott Summerhays. This is a weekly program where we sit down with a member of Toronto’s Startup and entrepreneurship community for a little lighthearted chat and insight. This interview was recorded […]

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