Six Career Lessons from the CEO of Axonify

Carol Leaman, president and CEO of Axonify, recently shared some of the key lessons she’s learned throughout her career as a serial entrepreneur as part of Entrepreneurship 101’s Lived It Lecture series.

Carol’s journey began when she was 17 years old and was asked what she wanted to be when she grew up. Her answer? “The CEO of my own company.”

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1,600 Jobs Created, $70 Million in Funding Raised by DMZ Startups

Canada’s leading business incubator for tech startups, Ryerson University-based DMZ, celebrated its fifth birthday this week.

With 1,650 jobs created by the DMZ, over $70 million in funding raised by DMZ-based startups and seven new Ryerson "Zones" inspired by the DMZ, such as Fashion Zone and Launch Zone, to say that the DMZ has come a long way is an understatement.

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Freedom and Entrepreneurship Critical for Economic Growth

The importance of economic freedom in fostering entrepreneurship and small business creation is clearly demonstrated by the sluggish economic recovery of the United States following the 2008 recession, concludes a new book jointly published today by the Fraser Institute and the Mercatus Institute in Virginia.

And this provides an important lesson for Canada.

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