Millennials and entrepreneurship

Higher Education

A lot of Millennials want to start a business – about one-third to one-half of young Canadians depending on the survey, region, etc. That’s not really a surprising number for the age group dubbed the “Start-up Generation.” What is unexpected, however, is how Millennials actually fare in their quest to become entrepreneurs.

Dobson Cup deadline extended to Feb. 3


The application window for the McGill Dobson Cup Start-UP Competition has been extended by 48 hours and will now close on Feb. 3, 3 p.m. EST!

Educated entrepreneurs: check the stats, not the stereotype

Higher Education

Picture a successful entrepreneur. How did she get her start? How much education does he have? Chances are good that you pictured a university dropout, creating something revolutionary in a garage or basement, à la Mark Zuckerberg or Bill Gates. If you look at the stats, rather than the stereotype, you’ll see a very different picture.