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Vision and Ideas

Toronto Summer 2014 Semester

What is a good idea? How do you come up with good ideas? Does passion matter with ideas? How can you tell what you are passionate about? How do you translate your passion into one or more business ideas? What basic tools should every Founder have from the start? What tools should Founders use to develop their ideas in the beginning? How does being a Founder align with personal goals, objectives and vision?

Goal:
Develop a set of strong ideas.

Date:
2014-07-08, 06:30 PM

Mentors


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Michael De Monte
Co-Founder, ScribbleLive

I started in the technology business in 1983 just before Apple revolutionized the world of publishing with the introduction of the Apple Macintosh. I remember buying my first 128K Mac and thinking - this will change everything. Since that day my various work has put me...

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Adeo Ressi
Founder/CEO, Founder Institute

Adeo Ressi is the founder and CEO of the Founder Institute, the world's largest startup-technology company accelerator. The Institute is the eighth startup that Mr. Ressi has founded or built, four of which were acquired and three of which are still operating. Mr. Ressi...

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Melissa Austria
Owner and Founder, GotStyle

Melissa is the Owner and Founder of Canadian retailer GotStyle, voted best menswear store in Canada by the readers of NOW magazine. Melissa is on a mission to help Canadian men dress better. Prior to founding GotStyle, Melissa worked as a sales manager for PYA, who distri...

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