CYBF and Spin Master Ltd. partner again to support Canada’s innovative entrepreneurs

Toronto, ON – April 8, 2013 – For the third consecutive year, the Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) and Spin Master Ltd., Canada’s most innovative children’s toy and entertainment company have teamed up to launch the Spin Master Innovation Fund (SMIF), with up to $50,000 in start-up financing , a hand-matched mentor from CYBF’s industry-leading… Continue reading CYBF and Spin Master Ltd. partner again to support Canada’s innovative entrepreneurs

What the Dragons Won’t Tell You – What NOT to Do When Pitching for Venture Capital

By Saadia Muzaffar It’s no secret that the hot topic for all entrepreneurs is where to find start-up capital and funding for their new business or idea and how to do it right given the usual resource scarcity that accompanies any start-up. I attended the SociaLIGHT conference this past weekend – out of the many… Continue reading What the Dragons Won’t Tell You – What NOT to Do When Pitching for Venture Capital

Startup Support for Entrepreneurial Students

By Thomas Liu If you do a Google search for entrepreneurial services provided to young entrepreneurs, you’ll find large number of organizations welcoming youth looking to start a business with open arms. However, there’s one catch – you have to be out of school and unemployed. Although it may well be the case these are… Continue reading Startup Support for Entrepreneurial Students

5 Great Resources for Young Canadian Entrepreneurs

By Knowlton Thomas It’s safe to say that every entrepreneur, particularly first-timers, need all the help they can get in getting their budding business to blossom. Here, Techvibes has compiled a few resources targeted at young Canadian entrepreneurs. While not tech-specific, these general resources will help give any fledgling company wings. 1. The Canadian Youth… Continue reading 5 Great Resources for Young Canadian Entrepreneurs