Why you need Buyer Personas and how to create them

Every successful product and the sales and marketing strategy supporting it starts with Buyer Personas. They’re similar to what many people call their “target market” but they’re...

Important Stoic Reminders

I recently listened Tim Ferriss’ book, the 4 Hour Workweek again for the 2nd time because it’s so full of great nuggets of insight. It’s a very informative...

33 markets ready for a disruption

If you’re wondering where the next big opportunities are going to be, here is a list of markets ready for significant disruption. In this digital...

6 EPIC Squamish Playground Proposals

I read an article in the Chief a few months ago about the skate park under the Quest university bridge where Stuntwood owner Mike Quesnel...

How to lose $10 million a minute

That’s what it can cost when you implement technology systems poorly. News stories like the one about Knight Trading losing over $440 million dollars due...

19 Billionaires’ and 19 quotes

Steve Jobs: Live Each Day As If It Was Your Last Bill Gates: From Those To Whom Much Is Given, Much Is Expected Oprah Winfrey:...

Marketing post round up

One of my goals this year was spend even more time writing both professionally as well as personally. So far I’ve developed a good habit of writing...

The Entrepreneur VS. the Wannabe

This is a repost of a blog post my partner Ren did on our business blog. I though I would share it here as I...

Are you the Boss or the Leader?

There’s a big difference between being a leader and being a boss. I’ve had my share of “bosses” and I’ve also had the pleasure of working...

New Google Maps is Awesome

I love maps. I love how I can explore remote areas of my town and other parts of the world. Google is in the process...

The Startup Ecosystem Report

“Countries are shifting from service-based economies to become increasingly driven by a new generation of fast-moving software and technology organisations.”  The Startup Ecosystem Report published...

The value of Degrees

Harvard Business review just published a post called “Stop Requiring College Degrees” and I couldn’t agree more with what they are saying.  Just because you...

Redesigned our WYSIWYG Ventures website

We redesigned the WYSIWYG Ventures website recently to simplify the navigation and layout as well as get a simplified message to our visitors as to...

The 4 Hour Workweek

Just finished listening to The 4-Hour Workweek audio book by Tim Ferriss. Tim has put together a great collection of ideas on how to become what he has...