Kickstarter and Indiegogo, two of the most popular donation-based crowdfunding sites in the country, give creative people the opportunity to fund their projects via online donations or pre-purchasing of products or experiences. Each month, The Report on Small Business will provide a snapshot of the top 10 Canadian entrepreneurial crowdfunding campaigns of the moment. The figures are accurate as of Feb. 28, 2014.
Mar 05, 2014
The L.A.-based pizza chain, with 20 locations, got the opportunity of a lifetime when Ellen DeGeneres, host of this year’s Academy Awards, ordered pizzas during the telecast.
Mar 03, 2014
The Toronto International RV Show took place from February 27 to March 2. Here's a preview of this year's models.
Mar 03, 2014
How you present information is often as important as what you present, an expert advises
Oct 28, 2013
In this edition of Inside Jobs, we visit Mississauga, Ont.-based Pioneering Technology, a company which builds world-leading fire safety products which completely eradicate kitchen fires
Oct 10, 2013
Steve Arnold has made a career out of tracking, dealing and collecting debris from outer space. He even scored his own TV show, Meteorite Men, on Discovery Science. His latest entrepreneurial endeavour includes a partnership with Zanis & Co., a jewellery and watch business.
Oct 07, 2013
Daniel Costa is the co-owner of Corso 32, a popular restaurant in Edmonton. The chef says he's planning to open two more restaurants in the neighbourhood
Oct 03, 2013
A carefully crafted performance can ultimately serve as your business road map, so it’s worth taking the time to do it right, and to include data
Sep 30, 2013
At a Toronto Board of Trade event, Daryl D'Souza, co-founder of Lou Dawg's B-B-Q, offered six key lessons in engaging a community, building brand equity and creating consistency on and offline
Sep 25, 2013
The prize, co-financed by Spin Master, BDC and CYBF, includes $50,000 in financing for each of the six startups, as well as a mentor from CYBF and the opportunity to attend a two-day Innovation Launch Pad Workshop
Sep 18, 2013
Katherine Scarrow is the editor of the Report on Small Business section. Before joining The Globe, she worked at Yahoo! Canada, where she helped cover the Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
Katherine Scarrow is a web editor for Report on Business. Before joining The Globe, she worked at Yahoo! Canada, where she helped cover the Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Ms. Scarrow holds a graduate degree from the University of British Columbia and interned at the CBC and the United Nations.