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Two months ago a group of BC tech leaders wrote Premier Clark asking her to inject $100m into the postsecondary education system to boost STEM talent. Here's what the premier told me in response when I met her last week. www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/tech-schooling-a-priority-for-bc-to-combat-chronic-... ... See MoreSee Less

Jesse Rodgers, Kevin Sandhu and 2 others like this

Jesse RodgersThat is a great investment into education! The focus on co-op style experience will be really exciting. I think it helps employers learn how to train and support young workers just as much as it trains young people. I hope they don't sacrifice the arts in the classroom though... www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_tense/2015/06/steam_vs_stem_why_we_need_to_put_the_arts_... -

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Interesting piece by the FP on salaries, recruiting, revenue targets and what it takes to build a globally competitive startup in Canada. business.financialpost.com/entrepreneur/fp-startups/how-canadian-tech-startups-could-become-multi... ... See MoreSee Less

I wrote this, about a Communitech Rev startup obtaining funding from a Communitech corporate innovation client. Visitors to the Hub sometimes wonder why we put startups and corporates in the same building, and we think cases like this answer the question. news.communitech.ca/news/dozr-raises-2-5m-from-fairventures-as-u-s-market-beckons/ ... See MoreSee Less

Great article on setting short term learning objectives first, which will help you achieve your long-term business goals. “Teaching Your Organization To Learn” by Karthik Sridharan medium.com/for-entrepreneurs/teaching-your-organization-to-learn-51c7eeef2358#.okml07qf2 ... See MoreSee Less

Hey team - looking for advice/suggestions/anecdotes about outsourcing grant writing. I'm looking for someone to not only be knowledgeable about what grants exist and their criteria, but also understand how to put together the application. Does anyone have any experience with this? Did you find getting someone helpful? Where did you find this person? ... See MoreSee Less

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Chris PlunkettAvvey Peters would probably have some good suggestions.

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Chris Plunkett

Sowad Al-MughniMessaged you.

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Mark MacLeodPeter Bailey and the Flow team do this I believe

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I need to set up an Employee Stock Option Plan and need tax advice about selling stock into this. Recommendations for an advisor?

Thanks, Martin.
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