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As presented at #Tweetstock8 May 29, 2013.

As presented at #Tweetstock8 May 29, 2013.

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  • 1. innovating for your small businessWednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 2. Innovation is the development of newvalues through solutions that meet newrequirements, inarticulate needs, or oldcustomer and market needs in valueadding new ways.This is accomplished through moreeffective products, processes, services,technologies, or ideas that are readilyavailable to markets, governments, andsociety.Innovation differs from improvement inthat innovation refers to the notion ofdoing something different rather thandoing the same thing better.Wednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 3. innovation at MaRShigh tech. high growth.Wednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 4. what about your small business?how do you innovate?Wednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 5. here’s a story: Revel Caffécommunity. commitment. crowdfunding.Wednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 6. 200% growth in year 1not enough for a $20,000 leasehold improvement loanWednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 7. what’s a small business owner to do?turn to your community (supported agriculture, that is...)Wednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 8. crowdfunding“trade, not aid” ~ Brian Meece, CEO RocketHubWednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 9. resources to support your businessstarting a business. growing your business. financing your business.Wednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 10. onebusiness.cadon’t forget the Community Futures Development Corporation (FedDev) resourcesWednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 11. Entrepreneur’s Toolkit24,000 entrepreneurs supported in 2012-2013Wednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 12. find your fundingOntario. Canada. Globally.Wednesday, 29 May, 13
  • 13. paid servicesnewsletters. trends.Wednesday, 29 May, 13
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