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Ruben Ugarte and his father are the co-founders of Edukaans

Ruben Ugarte and his father are the co-founders of Edukaans

How I Started

How I Started: Father and son help clients cash in on video content Add to ...

Whether it was outlined on the back of a paper napkin, it was financed by your sister’s mother-in-law’s next-door neighbour, or it was a desperation move after you were laid off by a corporation, we want to hear about how your small or medium-sized business got its start.

Ruben Ugarte and his father are the co-founders of Edukaans, an all-in-one video learning platform designed to help you sell educational video content along with any other materials. Despite their occasional disagreements, they admit that they've both learned a lot about the process of starting a business.

If you’re an entrepreneur and you’d like to contribute to the series, please fill out the following submission form here. For added inspiration, check out our YouTube channel featuring small business owners across the country.

If you’re chosen to participate, be prepared to shoot and send us a two-minute video of yourself telling your start-up story. We’re not looking for anything fancy. A smart phone camera will do.

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