Category Archives: Opinions

Entrepreneurs: 7 Lessons Your Parents Should Have Taught You

Your parents are the best support you have in your first 20 years. They say the main reason why some entrepreneurs make it while some others do not is due to the advice their father or mother gave them when they were growing up. Here are the 7 lessons famous entrepreneurs learned from their parents: … Continue reading Entrepreneurs: 7 Lessons Your Parents Should Have Taught You

The 10 Commandments for Canadian Tech Startups

Tim Ferris and Reid Hoffman have recently sat down to do a podcast to discuss top commandments needed for tech startups to succeed. Tim Ferriss is an American author, entrepreneur, self-proclaimed "human guinea pig", and public speaker. He has written a number of self-help books on the "4-hour" theme, some of which have appeared on the … Continue reading The 10 Commandments for Canadian Tech Startups

Oxford Properties with Startup Accelerator OneEleven Creates Toronto Innovation District

Oxford and OneEleven team up to create a new Toronto innovation district aiming to make Toronto as appealing as San Francisco. Their location is around Front St. 325 Front St West used to be a data centre for for Royal Bank. Five story 250,000 sq ft building will house hundreds of startups once complete. OneEleven has … Continue reading Oxford Properties with Startup Accelerator OneEleven Creates Toronto Innovation District

“Montreal is a Dying City” for Tech, Medium article reports

Well known Founder and CEO of Island , Greg Isenberg, has wrote an opinion piece why Montreal and the whole province of Quebec was not for him, and why he left and took his business with him to San Francisco, California. Greg also builds marketing and social media campaigns for brands like FedEX, NASCAR, TechCrunch … Continue reading “Montreal is a Dying City” for Tech, Medium article reports

Quebec is the most taxed province in Canada; expect to pay $10k more in taxes on senior developer salary

UPDATE 1: Some people have disagreed with salary #s indicated in this article for Montreal market, instead of including one $, we have updated it to provide a range. Please note all salary #s are with bonuses included. We love how beautiful Montreal is in the summer, the European charm, the Old Montreal streets, so … Continue reading Quebec is the most taxed province in Canada; expect to pay $10k more in taxes on senior developer salary