Building a MVP: Innovate with Success
As an innovator or developer of a new product, creating a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) is an important—and often necessary—step in the process. After all, you want to get your amazing invention into the hands of people who need it as quickly and efficiently as possible.
From Idea to Reality: A Guide to Becoming a Successful Entrepreneur
It’s clear that there is something special about entrepreneurs. They come up with big, innovative ideas, take risks like no other, and don’t stop until they have reached their goal. But what does it really mean to be a successful entrepreneur?
Overcome Big Goals Through Micro-Moments – How to Make a Compound Effect Work For You
Have you ever felt overwhelmed when looking at the scope of your big goals? Everyone has. That’s why I created a concept that I call micro-moments, which are my way of breaking down those intimidating tasks into small components designed to be distinct micro-goals or experiences that can be completed in a small amount of time.
Driving Innovation in Rural Industries
Driving innovation into rural industries can bring new economic opportunities, increased competitiveness and improved livelihoods to rural communities. However, rural areas often face unique challenges that hinder innovation and growth.
The Intersection of Creativity and Innovation: Which Comes First
Every innovator has asked themselves this age-old question: what comes first, creativity or innovation? Do we need to be creative to innovate? Or is innovation a result of being creative? Why should we care about understanding the difference between these two concepts?
Where Do Great Ideas Come From?
As an innovator, you may have asked yourself this question more than once. Coming up with a great idea is never easy, and it can be hard to know where to start.
What Failure Teaches Us About Entrepreneurship and Life
There’s no such thing as failure, only feedback. That’s what all successful entrepreneurs say, anyway. And they’re probably right. But even if you don’t believe in the power of positive thinking, there’s still a lot to be learned from failure. After all, it is the ultimate teacher.
Tips for Introverted Entrepreneurs – Building Better Communication and Networking Skills
The people who know me know that I am not an introvert. I really don't have problems speaking and connecting with new people. I actually really enjoy it. I do realize that not everyone is built the same way. As I work with different entrepreneurs I am often asked how...
Co-working Spaces: The Key to Success
Co-working spaces have become increasingly popular in recent years as more and more professionals are looking for flexible and cost-effective alternatives to traditional office environments. These shared workspaces offer a variety of benefits for individuals and...
Conquering Your Fears as an Entrepreneur: A Step-by-Step Guide to Overcoming Your Fears and Achieving Success
Fear is a natural part of life, especially when it comes to entrepreneurship. Each challenge, each new venture, and each risk brings with it the potential for failure and the fear of it. It can be overcome.
How To Showcase For Youth – A Music Nova Scotia Primer
As part of our Igniting Creativity in Arts & Music Series, Ignite and Music Nova Scotia have teamed up to offer this event – “How To Showcase” – a Music Nova Scotia Primer. If you’re a young performer you will learn how to get the most out of conferences and showcases – from making the decision to attend to the best way to showcase your music. Music Nova Scotia will also be giving a primer on what the organization can do for you, from offering a “Basic Training” program to help artists and aspiring music industry professionals develop their skills and knowledge, to helping with opportunities in music entrepreneurship.
Top 10 Skills Needed for Entrepreneurial Success
Starting and running a business is no easy feat. It requires a range of skills and abilities to navigate the many challenges that entrepreneurs face. Here are 10 skills that are essential for entrepreneurs to succeed.
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