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Windsor Internet users can now experience the city’s fastest fibre optic connections

WINDSOR, ON (Dec. 1, 2016) – MNSi Telecom announced today that it is expanding its current Internet service to include cutting edge fibre optic connections, with speeds of up to 1 Gbps – effective immediately in some areas. The gradual roll-out of upgrades throughout Windsor, with an expected investment of $35 million, will be the fastest Internet service […]

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WEtech Partners with Healthy@Work: A collaboration of Priority Health and Crain’s Detroit Business

Healthy@Work: Engaging the Millennial generation The Millennial generation could prove to be the most productive and creative generation in history. But, it’s proved to be an enigma for many companies so far. Engaging this generation in the health care discussion is no exception. They have unique needs preferences and expectations.  Many of them are choosing […]

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Passion Leads To Persistence: Local Hockey Veterans Score With Success of Shooter Tutor

Windsor, ON, October 19, 2016– Two Windsor hockey coaches have developed a new product to improve players’ skill and accuracy. Jimmy Sonmez and John Nelson, long-time friends and co-owners of Proven Performance Hockey Academy, have spent almost ten years developing a hockey training tool called Perfectashot. Perfectashot is a tool used for improving the accuracy […]

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Wisdom Exchange 2017

Join the leaders of Ontario’s established and emerging small and medium-sized businesses to network, explore opportunities, and learn the latest on business strategy and innovation in a unique peer-to-peer forum. Wisdom Exchange is a unique peer-to-peer forum for presidents, CEOs and owners of … [Read More...]

scaleUP: Small Business Accounting Seminar

Join us for a free seminar to learn about the importance of small business bookkeeping and scaleUP Accounting, an exciting, new program from the Small Business Centre in partnership with Hawkins & Co. Accounting and Xero. scaleUP Accounting equips entrepreneurs with the skills to use Xero, a … [Read More...]

December at Hackforge: Cake, Cocoa, and 42

We're excited to tell you all about what's coming up this month. Many of our group and events are on hiatus until the new year, but we have some great opportunities for learning and fun to keep you busy until 2017. We're always adding new events and activities, so stay up to date on Facebook, … [Read More...]

Opportunity Alert (Youth)

Apply Today! EPICentre Inaugural Business Model Canvas Competition

The University of Windsor’s business incubator, EPICentre, will be hosting its inaugural business model canvas competition on November 25th – 26th, 2016. The main goal of the RBC EPIC Business Model Canvas Competition (BMCC) is to educate entrepreneurs and provide them with tools to help launch more successful ventures. The BMCC invites Ontario student entrepreneurs […]

ATTN Essex County Youth! Free Entrepreneurship Program!

Our FREE award-winning Youth Small Business Program is coming to Leamington in SEPTEMBER 2016! Are you a youth under 30 and interested in starting your own small business? APPLY NOW and/or help us find awesome local youth (under 30) who want to start or grow their own business by sharing this with potential students and local […]

The Ultimate Summer Weekend Adventure!

The YKNOT Windsor-Essex ‪Millennial Power‬ event series continues with the Ultimate Summer Weekend Adventure with Craft Heads Brewing Company & Windsor Adventure Inc.! Join us this Friday, August 12th from 7-10pm for the official kickoff of Craft Heads Brewing Company’s new ‪Windsor 180‬ root beer! Craft Heads has turned a childhood favourite 180 degrees upside […]

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The Pros and Cons of Holding Business Meetings Online

Holding meetings online is not a new idea. Videoconferencing has been around for a very long time. However, it’s only recently that it became something in reach of even the smallest companies. There has been resistance to making it a regular part of the workday, simply because some people feel … [Read More...]

What is a Social Entrepreneur?

By Alexandra Lucier Some sources narrowly define "Social Entrepreneur" as someone who launches a social enterprise. While this is true in some cases, a social entrepreneur can also be a person who creates a new product, service, or approach for public or social benefit, rather than for profit … [Read More...]

5 Technologies on the Rise

By Yunhong Liu Technology changes so quickly that it can be difficult to keep up. However, it's worth keeping track of significant advances that have the potential to change society. Here are five technologies worth keeping an eye on.   Self-Driving Cars Self-driving cars have the … [Read More...]