Growing Your Startup: The CIAP Sweet Spot

The Canada-India Acceleration Program is a great option for scaling your business through tapping into the potential of emerging markets. Here’s our breakdown of potential avenues for supporting your business growth and where our program fits.

India Internet Adoption: How Canadian Startups Benefit

In an emerging market a high internet adoption rate signifies an societal benefit as it transitions from a resource-based to a knowledge-based economy.

International Digital Marketing: Startups Expanding to India

Expanding your startups into India more effectively by utilizing digital tools for marketing purposes. Here’s a toolkit we’ve curated to assist you.

Top Women in Business: 2021 Canadian Tech Leaders

As the number of women entrepreneurs grows each year, there are always new and upcoming business leaders we can learn from for our entrepreneurial endeavours to inspire and shape our startup journey. Despite 2020 being a rocky year, there are many women tech leaders emerging from the storm in 2021. Many are leading the way […]

Conducting Business in India: 4 Considerations for Canadian Startups

There are many considerations for Canadian startups when planning and preparing for your Indian expansion. Taking a closer look at some of them will allow you to better position your business for success once entering a new market.

Is Your Startup Ready: Self-Evaluation Checklist

Our program is designed to help female-led businesses expand to emerging markets, such as India. We do everything in our power to make sure your startup is properly prepared for international expansion.

If you’re looking at expanding your business to India but aren’t sure if your startup is a fit for our program, we’ve prepared a self-evaluation checklist you can go through.

Ask yourself 8 quick questions and determine if you could be a part of our next cohort.

How to Grow a Unicorn: Tech Company Growth Strategies

If you’ve exhausted your regular resources for pinpointing innovative strategies, it’s a good idea to look into how other well-known companies achieved their success.

Companies like Canva, Lynda .com (now LinkedIn Learning), and MailChimp are great examples of how digitally-native startups got themselves off the ground.

Leading Virtual Teams: Motivating Different Personalities

Now that we have moved to a virtual world, virtual interactions are as prevalent as in-office engagement. This leaves businesses to find new and creative ways to connect and engage with their employees to keep everyone motivated.

4 Vital Tips: How to Keep Your Brand Active

When your brand is transitioning and looking for new ways to stay relevant to your consumers, you’ll want to find ways to reach them with an approach that resonates with them. Brands that have adjusted to the change in customer behaviour have witnessed better results due to being aware of the current issues impacting consumers today. Transforming these issues into positive solutions from your brand shows customers you are taking the time to understand their needs.