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Kevin Ocasio

How I Run Multiple Digital Businesses From Home

Everything I knew when I first ventured into online entrepreneurship was practically self-taught. From learning HTML to setting the design to selecting a domain name and everything else involved in creating a website, I slowly and painstakingly built my online career. It was a very low-key start for me if I remember correctly. I didn’t have


Tia Moreen

6 Business Ideas for the Budding Student Entrepreneur

Student entrepreneur

Curatti Note: This is clearly a departure from our usual articles. But it is important that we sometimes support budding student entrepreneurs. When Tia came to us with such wonderful energy, we just had to break with our norm. This is all very realistic stuff. While noting how some mega-companies were formed, Tia recommends viable


Raymond Morin

Generation C: The ¨Tsunami¨ of Independent Entrepreneurship

Independent entrepreneurship

Today, there is a real boom in entrepreneurship. Co-working spaces are emerging all over the world.. The American giant, We Work already count 75 offices facilities around the world, and will soon open offices in Montreal. Co-working spaces are actually only one of quite a number of new services aimed directly at entrepreneurs, freelancers and


Susan Gilbert

Build More Sales Through Promoting Brand Benefits

Brand USP and benefits Is your business focused more on your product or service features than the benefits these can provide for your prospects? Are you attracting subscribers yet not converting these into sales? Imagine that you are a customer inside a retail store interested in purchasing an appliance. The sales associate goes over all


Jennifer Hanford

Business Travel on a Budget: 13 Tips for Savvy Entrepreneurs

Business travel

Without a doubt, businesses of all sizes spend a lot of money on business travel.  The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) projected total business travel spending would hit $302.7 billion in the U.S. alone. This leads to the question: What exactly are business travelers spending all this money on? The Cost of Business Travel As


Ivan Temelkov

10 Things Every Successful Entrepreneur Should Know About

Entrepreneurs - It isn't this easy!

The word “entrepreneur” seems to be used quite frequently these days. In fact a vast majority of people in my circle consider themselves entrepreneurs. Sure, the internet has revolutionized the way modern business is done forever. Although I don’t quite think that it is any indication of the entrepreneurship realm.


Raymond Morin

Uberisation and the New Economy

First there was GAFA, Now there is NATU Over the last two years, we saw the four giants of the Web and social media (Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon) literally take control of the new economy. The weight of GAFA is now determinant on Wall Street, and their market capitalization exceeds those of major brands


Andy Capaloff

Is Crowdsourcing The Cure For Your Ever Shrinking Day?

How Busy Are You? You’re busy.  You’re really, really busy!  You don’t need me or anyone else to remind you of just how busy you are. You may just recognize aspects of your day/your life in this Infographic.  Longer days, less sleep, less vacations. You know it isn’t good for you! This article from Inc.


Andy Capaloff

The Millennial Conversation: A Parent’s View

I love millennials – I have 2 kids and 3 nieces and nephews who are millennials.  In age sequence, from 27 down to 22, they are a CEO of a hugely successful 15-month old company, a program-manager of a Credit Union who wants to become an entrepreneur, a junior precious metals trader, an actuary and