Monthly Archives: September 2012

Infographic firm needed to find wider application

This series follows the first cohort of JOLT, an early stage accelerator program at MaRS Discovery District dedicated to building high-growth web and mobile startups that promise to transform the way consumers and businesses interact with technology. This week, Venngage…

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ShelfLife learns to find key metric for success

James Chilcott, chief executive at ShelfLife, and the team learned an important lesson while taking part in the JOLT program — it was time to get priorities straight. ShelfLife is a social commerce platform squarely targeted at matching buyers and…

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Venture capitalists need to hit home runs

eProf was asked: “What’s been your favourite JOLT session/workshop so far and why?” So far, eProf’s favourite workshop is Randy Smerick’s take on venture capital. His point was VCs hit home runs. They have to if they want to give…

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Three sessions hit the mark with Venngage

Venngage was asked: What’s been your favourite JOLT session/workshop so far and why? With so many experts coming through the door, it would be impossible to pick just one favourite session. Instead, we’ve picked the three that have been most…

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A lesson learned from Lavalife: domination can be broken

SlingRide was asked: “What’s been your favourite JOLT session/workshop so far and why?” If you look at the historical growth of instant messaging networks such as Windows Live Messenger, GTalk, and AIM on a regional basis, you’ll see an interesting…

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