Tag Archives: entrepreneur

Welcome home, eh? / Bienvenue au bercail

La version française suit l’anglais Hello, world!!! I’m getting back into the swing of things here at the BDC Kitchener office after my international development project in Guyana, which ended in March…With summer around the corner, I’m taking this opportunity … Continue reading

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A colleague visits / Visite d’un collègue

This week, I’m doing things a little differently on the blog. I present to you a special guest post by my colleague, Ryan, who recently came down for a visit. Ryan is a senior account manager at BDC in London, … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurship in Guyana / L’entrepreneuriat au Guyana

La version française suit l’anglais The business landscape in Guyana is far different from what we are used to in Canada. The terms entrepreneur/entrepreneurship are uncommon; locals prefer business owner and my students go for “boss man.” Most business in … Continue reading

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Arriving in Guyana / Arrivée au Guyana

La version française suit l’anglais I arrived in Guyana a week ago, and what a week it’s been! Meeting Cuso volunteers While waiting for my flight, I met nine other volunteers from across the country who were also headed to … Continue reading

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