Entrepreneurship

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When building your startup it is very easy to make legal mistakes. It starts from day one, with not making the deal clear with your co-founder or not choosing the right type of business when incorporating. This topic will only get more complex as your company grows. If you are developing a new technology the discussion around how to protect your intellectual property is crucial.

The McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship is bringing together experts from the legal world to demystify everything you should know to successfully launch your venture!

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31Jan201818:00
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How do I pitch my startup?
What will take it to the next level?
What makes a pitch stand out? 

The McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship and the DesjardinsLab present to you "Perfecting your Pitch"!

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7Feb201818:00
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Cash is King, especially when you are launching your business.

You need to find a way to finance your company, identify your key financial metrics and determine your cash burn rate. All of the above can be overwhelming if you don’t have a business background.

Whether you are currently working on a startup or would like to gain general knowledge on how to financially run a company, this event will guide you through the do’s and don’ts of developing financial projections and building a sustainable business.

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14Feb201818:00
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After identifying a paint point, the first step to build a business is to quantify the market and gather meaningful data. Having strong numbers to back your assumptions is crucial. It can also be hard to find the right resources and tools to do so.

The McGill Dobson Centre is presenting an event in order to guide through the tedious process of Market Research and to make sure the time, energy and money you’re investing in the research is well spent.

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28Feb201818:00
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Thinking about pitching makes you nervous?

Would you like to get better at speaking in front of an audience?

The McGill Dobson Centre is presenting a workshop to help you captivate your audience and improve your speaking and presentation skills!

Most people judge competence by observing confidence. Presenters who read verbatim from boring PowerPoint slides are judged as having neither. Persuasion researcher Jay Olson, M.Sc., will cover the communication skills necessary to give an effective presentation.

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22Mar201818:00
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For the first time, the McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship is teaming up with the McGill A.I Society to present an event on The Business of Artificial Intelligence. The event is targeted at McGill Students as well as the Montreal Startup & A.I Community.

Part I: Demystifying AI & the business opportunity behind it

Presentation offered by the McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship and the McGill AI Society to explore how non-technical and technical students can work hand in hand to develop AI based businesses.

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