IBM’s Allen Lalonde Speaks Big Data


On October 8th, Senior Exective at IBM Canada - Allen Lalonde, spoke at a Growing Your Business Seminar on Big Data. One of the most interesting facts was the introduction of a petabyte, which is 1000 terabytes, or 1,000,000 gigabytes. In other terms, 1 petabyte is quivalent to 800 people's … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Year-End Startup Checklist


By: Kristen Gramigna The approach of the end of the year has a particular significance for startups in terms of evaluating finances and operations — and mapping a new plan for the future. Here’s the ultimate startup checklist to finish by the end of the year. 1. Get your books in order. Unless … [Read more...]

Brampton’s First Co-working Community Now Open


LAB•B, Brampton’s first coworking space (located at 57 Mill St. N., Unit 205) hosted its grand opening on August 8th. This initiative, brewing since 2013, was started by co-founders Harpreet Zingh and Harman Grewal, along with recently added founding team member Beverly Bambury. As young … [Read more...]

Five Benefits of Being a Young Entrepreneur


By: Dana Bibi Often the gap between being an employee and being involved in a start-up seems daunting. Even though you have nurtured a brilliant idea and might have even developed a prototype, you are not sure if this opportunity should be pursued– especially at a younger age and earlier point in … [Read more...]

Are you leaving money on the table?


By Alkarim Jivraj Many digital media companies in the province of Ontario do not realize that they may be eligible for a labour tax refund from the province. The Ontario Interactive Digital Media Tax Credit provides a refundable tax credit on Ontario labour. What you need to know: There is … [Read more...]