Entrepreneurs Vs Coronavirus

Entrepreneurs Vs Coronavirus

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Ryan Kononoff is a serial entrepreneur and founder of Clearbridge


How A Non-Profit Held Its Largest Fundraising Event EVER—Virtually – EP 010
Jul 27 • 47 min
Opportunity International Canada is a microfinance not-for-profit with a simple mission—to empower those living in poverty to transform their lives and their communities. In this next interview, Dan shares how Opportunity has had to pivot in order to…
The #1 Question To Ask When The Economy Is Tanking – EP009
May 26 • 40 min
Benny Doro, Founder of All Your Foods—a group of food services companies heavily invested in technology—shares his story about the first thoughts he had when the news of coronavirus hit and how he responded to focus on the opportunities ahead. Benny also…
How One Thriving Business Invests In Their People – EP 008
May 1 • 38 min
Charlotte Lepp, Cofounder & Chief Recipe Taster at Lepp Farm Market shares about the challenges (and opportunities) their Essential Service business is facing amidst COVID-19 and how they’re both adapting to the changing world and innovating to move their…
What We Can All Learn From The Most Innovative Town In Canada – Ep 007
Apr 23 • 33 min
David Gardner, Transit Specialist at the Town of Okotoks shares about how a simple conversation at the grocery store turned into a grocery delivery service overnight. He shares about their investment into technology, their use of data to make decisions,…
How‌ ‌A‌ ‌Digital‌ ‌Strategy‌ ‌For‌ ‌A‌ ‌Brick-and-Mortar‌ ‌Business‌ ‌Paid‌ ‌Off‌ ‌-‌ ‌Ep‌ ‌006‌
Apr 13 • 18 min
Vik Gill, Founder & Lead Trainer at The Fitness Lab shares about how his early investments into a digital strategy for his bricks and mortar business, and his ability to quickly pivot amid increasing social restrictions, set his business up for success.
How A Transportation Business Pivoted To Survive & Is Now Thriving – Ep 005
Apr 7 • 31 min
Daman Grewal, Senior Operations Manager and co-owner of Centurion Trucking shares about his operational mindset amidst Coronavirus and how that helped them to pivot early, to adapt to the changing marketplace, and the priority he’s placed in looking after…
How a Circus Business Quickly Pivoted to Online Training – Ep004
Apr 3 • 17 min
Jason Waugh, Founder & Director of The Circus Lab shares about the real financial challenges of simply shuttering his bricks and mortar business and how instead they chose to both listen and to meet the current needs of their customers.
Moving Your Business Forward After Losing 300k – Ep 003
Apr 2 • 27 min
Jordan Kettner, Founder of Kettner Creative talks to us about how he responded to losing 300k in contracts overnight. He shares about what inspired him to keep moving forward and how his mindset shifted to seeing this as a once in a lifetime opportunity…
Launching A Virtual Clinic During The Coronavirus Outbreak – EP 002
Mar 31 • 58 min
Heather Brascombe, founder of Abilities Neurological Rehabilitation, shares her story of how while everyone in her industry was shuttering amidst the Coronavirus outbreak, she chose to pivot, and to use this as the perfect opportunity to launch a new…
Learning From A Booming Online Training Business – Ep 001
Mar 27 • 32 min
Parker Ray co-founded WorldSpec.org back in 2003—the world’s first online NDT training platform. Parker shares how the coronavirus and COVID-19 pandemic has both created tremendous opportunity but also required that they adapt their offering to the…