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DRIVE 2019 Speaker: Deena Shakir Is Building Bridges Between Silicon Valley and the MENA Region

TechWadi advisory board member Deena Shakir has spent her varied and impressive career making a global impact. At #DRIVE19, she will highlight how she is building bridges between Silicon Valley and the MENA region, and the importance of fostering local and global tech entrepreneurship.
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DRIVE 2019 Speaker: Daniel Isenberg Thinks Startups Are Bad For Policy

Daniel Isenberg is an entrepreneurship ecosystem pioneer, focused on enabling locally based companies that already have a proven business model to grow rapidly. At DRIVE, Canada's new global scaleup conference, Isenberg will explore how a scaleup approach is the best way to grow the economy.
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A New Startup Ecosystem Map for the Toronto-Waterloo Corridor [Infographic]

The Toronto-Waterloo startup ecosystem is the second largest technology cluster in North America, but the support available to companies can be difficult to navigate. That's why Hockeystick created an infographic that entrepreneurs can use to better understand what services are available to them.
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Female Founders & Funders: Laura Curk on Funding for Female Entrepreneurs

"I believe that now more than ever the world needs to unleash female entrepreneurship to make our communities and societies stronger," says Laura Curk.
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3 Female Founders Share Their Stories For International Women's Day

In honour of International Women’s Day, we reached out to inspiring female founders and asked them about their successes, the books on their shelves, and the people who inspire them.
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How to Pitch Your Startup and Actually Get Coverage

Timeliness, credibility, and uniqueness are three elements that constitute a good story. Pitch your startup on the two types of stories that satisfy all three.
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8 Effective Hiring Tips for Early-Stage Startups

There’s no “I” in “team”, but there are a few in “hiring mistake.” Here are 8 hiring tips to ensure you don’t make another mistake.
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Must-Have Entrepreneurial Advice from Seasoned Founders

Steve Woods, Caitlin MacGregor, Roy Pereira and more share their best entrepreneurial advice.
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How to Boost Your Company’s Cybersecurity on a Tight Budget

Discover how to boost your company's cybersecurity on a budget.
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Don’t Get Burned By Your Own Burn Rate

We believe that founders deserve to benefit from a more robust understanding of burn rates and want to help them achieve just that.
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