MaRS Discovery District

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This Entrepreneur Didn't Pay Himself a Salary for 5 Years After He Started His Business

This CEO talks about having both courage and the ability to leverage your resources and build a business.

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This Entrepreneur Didn't Pay Himself a Salary for 5 Years After He Started His Business

This CEO talks about having both courage and the ability to leverage your resources and build a business.

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How This Founder Sold Investors on Her Company's Unconventional Technology

The founder of this brain computing business discusses the importance of persevering.

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How Tech-Infused Clothing Has the Potential to Improve Personal Health

Learn how a few clothing startups are creating tools to monitor health habits and problems.

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How 3 Words Helped Change This Man's Career

The founder of this biotech company explains how he was able to change careers and pinpoint his passion.

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Explaining the Intricacies of Voice Recognition Software

With the rise of voice recognition cropping up in at-home assistants, the more we benefit from understanding the technology.

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How a Surprise Round of Funding Suddenly Saved This Company From Extinction

This tech company has now earned millions in investments.

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Breaking Down Blockchain's Dramatic Effect on the World

Blockchain's innovative nature has the ability to put data back in the hands of the people.

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How a Bill Gates Prediction Helped This Entrepreneur's Company Blossom

This tech entrepreneur discusses how he kept his business afloat with some patience and good timing.

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This Amazing Tool Can Make Changes in the DNA of Any Living Organism

Check out the incredible potential of CRISPR.

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Failure Isn't Fatal: What You Can Learn From Hard Times and How You Can Find a Creative Solution

When facing the entrepreneur's struggle, remind yourself that you can turn things around with resilience and luck.

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What Are Some of the Ethical Concerns of Artificial Intelligence?

The future of artificial intelligence depends on who holds the most resources and whose behavior is the most influential.

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When This Founder Had to Make One Big Decision, She Realized There Are Multiple Paths to Success

Alyssa Furtado of Ratehub discusses a pivotal crossroads in her business.

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How Big Data Can Help Teach Us About Infectious Diseases

Tech's role in tracking infectious diseases is burgeoning.

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What Should Your Company Do When Its Funds Are Dwindling?

This founder says you should start thinking of creative compromises.

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Why Canada's Unique Position Makes It a Great Starting Spot for Global Expansion

The CEO of Wattpad explains why Canadian startups should try to grow past the United States.

About MaRS Discovery District

MaRS Discovery District is the world’s largest urban innovation hub. Located in the heart of Toronto, MaRS supports impact-driven startups tackling key societal challenges in the health, cleantech, fintech and enterprise sectors.

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Whether you need advice on how to get your business off the ground or you’re just looking for inspiration, our video series have something for everyone. Browse our library below to find a series that speaks to you and your interests.

  • An original series streaming weekly where you can Click-to-Invest while you watch. THEIR JOURNEY. Your decision.
  • Your favorite pitch show is back with new entrepreneurs pitching Entrepreneur's investors.
  • Host Nicole Walters interviews small business founders to discuss their unique challenges and experiences running and growing a business. 
  • How many times have you been told “that will never work”? Probably not as often as Netflix co-founder Marc Randolph. The veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur provides a healthy dose of humor, and actionable advice that will benefit founders - and would-be founders - at every stage of their business journey.
  • Jessica Abo covers the causes people care about, the powerful work they do and how they got to where they are in the first place.
  • Bestselling author, Ben Angel, takes his audience on a journey into the entrepreneurial mind to uncover why we do what we do through his powerful short films and educational videos so you can unleash your ideas and potential.