ShiftPosts is hiring a sales/account manager in British Columbia! We provide on-demand shift workers to pharmacies. We have a pilot going on with the BC Pharmacy Association (among other exciting things). Feel free to email me if you have any questions at [email protected]... See MoreSee Less
We live in a world of unrelenting disruptive innovation and business transformation. So, are there any constants?
Well, it's the 50-year anniversary of Peter Drucker's book "The Effective Executive" which bumped "The Joy Of Sex" off the bestseller list. For real. He's regarded as the founder of modern management; and his legend holds stories about how Andy Grove created OKRs, how Jack Welch applied planned abandonment to build GE. And, one that should be close to our hearts: the tricks P&G used to build a goliath business ... in Cincinnati (yeah, much smaller than Toronto).
I invited Zach First, the Executive Director or The Drucker Institute, to come to Toronto and share Drucker's stories. And Grove's stories. And Welch's stories.
Yesterday evening, Allen Lau from Wattpad helped me organize a small casual dinner with other entrepreneurs and investors in Toronto. We have three existing investments in Toronto: Wattpad and Figure...
Sharing an event I'm helping launch with a group called CULTURE LABx - great for CEOs and Founders and HR Heads that are trying to scale culture. Also, all proceeds going to Ladies Learning Code. Main speaker is Razor Suleman which I had the pleasure working with for 10 years, and definitely worth hearing his perspective. Event is Tues Sept 27 in Toronto, thought I'd share, especially after all the value this group provides me personally :) ... See MoreSee Less
Does your company culture increase employee engagement, retention, productivity and profitability? Culture is one of the main drivers of startup success - and failure. Join Culture LabX Toronto for a keynote and Q&A with Razor Suleman, founder and former CEO of Achievers. Learn how he built a cultur...
Abrar SiddiquiFirst time for us at Lucova Inc. participating in the event. Didn't expect such a large turnout as we got over 100 folks visiting us right from 3PM on the dot. Very encouraging to see so many young people interested in startups.
Hey startup peeps! Do you have recommendation for a USD credit card for businesses by Canadian banks? Inclined to just stick with my regular bank (scotia) but wondering if there's more info/features I should be looking into. Any tips appreciated. ... See MoreSee Less
Misha PlotkineIf you're ok with using personal accounts for it, the Amazon visa as Mark van Berkel mentioned is the best choice, the no fx fee (you get charged the visa overnight rate which is usually just a bit above spot) means you will actually get a better rate on the fx conversion than with any Canadian bank because they take a spread to the spot rate. The same terms are actually provided on the Marriott rewards premier visa