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Articles by Aurore Evee

  • Mentorly, the Platform Built to Break Down Barriers to Mentoring

    Mentorly is the brainchild of two women artists and entrepreneurs, Ashley Werhun and Katherine Macnaughton, who after facing the personal experience and pain points echoed by hundreds of artists and young entrepreneurs, sought to make mentorship more intentional, accessible, and immediate. They created Mentorly.co to bridge the gap in education, offering mentees “real world” guidance […]

  • Indigenous Businesses Giving Back to Communities

     Entrepreneurship is on the rise across Canada, and most notably so in Indigenous communities. In 2016, more than 43,000 Indigenous people declared themselves self-employed, according to a survey conducted by the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business. For many Indigenous entrepreneurs, despite the challenges and barriers in access to tools, networks and resources, starting a business […]

  • A Plus Size Fashion Show in Toronto

    From 12th to 18th November, we will be celebrating the Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW). Celebrated in 160 countries by over 10 million people, GEW is the world’s largest celebration of entrepreneurship. As the Canadian host of the event, Futurpreneur Canada is engaging in sharing the story of inspiring female entrepreneurs who pursued their ambition despite […]