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Call Yourself an Entrepreneur

A blog about taking business ideas to money in the bank.

Start-Up & Business Legal Blog

Entrepreneur here you come. A collection of thoughts on how to start and run a business in Canada, and answers to your legal questions. Enjoy!

Matthew Meland, Attorney at Fishman Flanz Meland Paquin LLP and business founder.

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How to Find a (Good) Idea for your New Business?

How to Find a (Good) Idea for your New Business?

So you are interested in starting your own business, but you don’t have a good idea of what your business should do. Let’s explore how to come up with a business idea and to figure out if it’s a good one. Coming up with a business idea In my opinion, the issue is that...

Slowing Down to Speed Up: Writing by Hand for Success

Slowing Down to Speed Up: Writing by Hand for Success

Deep Work by Cal Newport raises an interesting question. How could it be that with all of our technological advances that knowledge workers (as opposed to factory workers) are no more efficient and faster than workers in our parents’ and grandparents’ generation even...

Automate Your Tasks (Away)

Automate Your Tasks (Away)

In any business, but especially in a side business, you don’t have the luxury of using your time unproductively because you only have so many hours to devote to your venture. But, as with any constraint, this presents an opportunity to improve your efficiency. For...