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COVID-19, advice and tools to overcome the crisis

We gathered the following tools and advice to help you not only get through this, but to emerge stronger.

Entrepreneur’s Learning Centre

Learn at your own pace from the comfort of your home with BDC’s new learning centre.

You will find free courses designed to increase your knowledge and skills as a business leader so you can manage your company with success.

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Marketing, sales and export
Marketing Fundamentals
Money and finance
Financial fundamentals I
Money and finance
Financial fundamentals II
Start or buy a business
How to start a business
Winning new customers in a changing economy

Dan Johnstone, Chris O’Shea and Pierre Cléroux

Seize the Moment: Uncovering Growth Opportunities for Tech in 2021

Jean-Philippe Pépin, Lally Rementilla, Nishaant Sangaavi and Tiffany Kaminsky

Scale up! How to use technology to boost your business’s efficiency

Pierre Cléroux, Anish Ambujakshan and Leon Van Der Poel

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Incorporating technology into your business doesn't have to be complicated or costly.

Learn more about these free or low cost software that will give your business a competitive edge.


Blog Growth & transition
May 18, 2021 | Growth & Transition | Nicholas Drake and Christina Howard

Why delaying your next equity raise could pay off big

By delaying your equity raise, you may be able to get a much better deal from your equity partner(s) and keep more control over your company. See an example.

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Blog Venture Capital
May 10, 2021 | Venture Capital | Thomas Park

Why we launched Canada’s largest VC fund dedicated entirely to deep tech

The Deep-Tech Venture Fund is Canada’s largest VC fund dedicated to quantum information sciences, photonics, foundational AI, electronics, and related sectors.

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