Startup Social Media

3 Steps to Improve Your Startup’s Social Media Presence

As a busy entrepreneur, your company’s social media presence may be low on the priority list. Founders fill many roles during the early days of a startup – from leading business and product development to managing sales teams and securing investment, they have a lot to consider on a daily basis. Sure, it’s true that […]

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Building a Cohort at Volta

Building a Cohort at Volta

In October of 2017, Volta announced Volta Cohort  —  a program developed with the help of BDC and Innovacorp that mimics (in many ways) a program that was started in Waterloo with the help of Ted Livingston in 2011 (I do hope that photo of Ted stays on the internet forever). It is a program […]

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5 Atlantic Canadian Universities for Entrepreneurial Students

Atlantic Canada’s post secondary institutions are playing a major role in developing the region’s entrepreneurial spirit. There is no question that our universities draw young, driven minds to Atlantic Canada, and produce world class research that fuels innovation. For entrepreneurs planning to launch a startup, being a student can provide a favourable advantage. From student-dedicated […]

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Validate Before You Build: Increase Your Odds of Startup Success

“Fall in love with the problem not the solution.” – Uri Levine, Co-founder of Waze So you have a great idea for a startup. After all, that is where every successful entrepreneur begins. Maybe you’ve been thinking about your idea for a while – quietly planning to take over the world from your basement. Or, […]

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6 Nova Scotian Ocean Tech Startups to Watch in 2018

The ocean technology sector in Nova Scotia has experienced impressive growth in both the number of startups and the popularity of the industry over the past few years. According to the Nova Scotia Government, Nova Scotia’s oceans technology sector is growing rapidly, with revenues of oceans technology companies doubling from $500 million in 2009 to $1 […]

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Major Expansion of Volta Labs

Volta Labs, Halifax’s technology super hub, is tripling in size to better serve its growing network of entrepreneurs and Halifax’s growing technology community. Premier Stephen McNeil announced an investment of $2.25 million in Volta Labs on Dec. 5. The investment is over three years. “Innovation is key to our economic future,” said Premier McNeil. “This […]

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Volta Labs Welcomes Four New Resident Startups

Volta’s community of startups continues to grow with the addition of four new companies to the Residency program. The new companies have moved into space at Volta Labs in the Maritime Centre. ADDtext delivers on-demand text-based productivity coaching for youth and young adults who are struggling with their transition to high school, post-secondary, career exploration […]

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