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Hard Lessons in Modern Lending

Burt Helm | Inc. magazine http://www.inc.com/magazine/201211/burt-helm/hard-lessons-in-modern-lending.html Oct 30, 2012 After the financial crisis, banks had to reduce risk. For business owners, the process has been a difficult education in the current-day workings of… Continue reading

Case Study: When Your Bank Stops Lending

Nitasha Tiku Jul  1, 2009  http://www.inc.com/magazine/20090701/case-study-when-your-bank-stops-lending.html When Able Planet’s bank pulled his $2.5 million line of credit, founder Kevin Semcken had to think fast. Jamie Kripke NOW HEAR THIS Kevin Semcken had high… Continue reading

Making Friends with The Dragon’s Den

And come away smiling…with kudos from the King of The Dragons, himself… Eight days notice! That’s all the warning I got from The Dragons’ Den that I had been chosen to pitch The Dragon’s at… Continue reading

Let’s Get this Summer Started! Art, Wine and Investment Party …

Let’s Get This Summer Started!  Now the longest day of the year is behind us we’re really, really ready for summer. Come join us for our ‘Let’s Get this Summer Started’   get together… Continue reading

“A Fun Evening with Friends”

What a great evening last night. Thanks to everybody who came out to our ‘Views of Vancouver’ Spring Art, Wine and Investment Show hosted by The Bailey Business Fund. I truly think I have… Continue reading

Forum for Women Entreprenuers Unite – FWE Graduation Night

Women Entrepreneurs Unite! It seems just yesterday that I went to my first 2010 FWE-e-series  session (Forum for Women Entrepreneurs sponosored by Odlum Brown) and goodness the weather isn’t much different now than when… Continue reading