What we do at C2 – Day 3 – May 29, 2014

“Stay up night and day. Gnaw your fingers to the bone. Think of every scenario in which you can fail. It’s healthy paranoia.” – Adventurer James Cameron | Speaker, C2MTL 2014 C2MTL 2015: Kevin Spacey and more The next chapter of C2MTL is already promising to be a blockbuster with the announcement of headliner Kevin Spacey […]

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What we do at C2 – Day 2 – May 28, 2014

  “The bigger the problem is, the stronger the solution becomes. In that sense, you actually really do enjoy the challenges, because they empower you to go beyond the norm.” – Bjarke Ingels, Architect / Founder of BIG  | Speaker, C2MTL 2014   “…Being able to connect on a physical level, not just a theoretical level, an idea […]

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What we do at C2 – Day 1- May 27, 2014

“Creativity is to get out of the box. It’s like a natural instinct. You gotta put yourself inside of a tight space and try to get out of it.” – Musician Patrick Watson, C2MTL 2014   C2MTL 2015: Kevin Spacey and more The next chapter of C2MTL is already promising to be a blockbuster with the […]

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Yves Leduc

Dans le cadre de nos portraits d’affaires, nous avons posé quelques questions à Yves Leduc, vice-président et directeur général de la division Amérique du Nord, BRP. Tous les matins…  j’essaie de faire rire celles qui ont le courage de se lever aussi tôt que moi (mon épouse, mes filles jumelles, ou la perruche). J’apporte toujours… une […]

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“At Hailo, our concept of creativity is unlocking the magic in simplicity.”

What happens when three taxi drivers and three tech entrepreneurs collaborate to hail creativity? They raise $100M from the best investors including Union Square Ventures, Accel Partners, Wellington Partners, Atomico Ventures, and C2MTL Alumni Speaker Sir Richard Branson to create something called Hailo – the mobile app that matches taxi drivers and passengers with simplicity. The […]

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Geneviève Cayouette

Dans le cadre de nos portraits d’affaires, nous avons posé quelques questions à Geneviève Cayouette, vice-présidente, Québec, Aimia. Tous les matins…  Je survole mon agenda, je regarde quelques nouvelles sur mon iPad et je savoure mon café dans la voiture (ou mon smoothie aux épinards pour me donner bonne conscience certains jours). Passage obligé pour […]

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SCHLEEH for yourself…

One of the common misconceptions about creativity is that it hits you like a bolt of lightning. That’s like saying that Newton just stumbled upon the idea of gravity as he watched that apple fall. Creativity needs a number of factors to incubate, here are my top 3 creative mantras. 1. So much of our […]

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30 ways to live a business conference

1. #MONTRÉAL Explore Commerce + Creativity in Montréal, May 27, 28 and 29, 2014. 2. #LEADERSHIP Live the collective moment that Leadership Partner Microsoft has in store for attendees this year. 3. #FEAR Learn how to overcome the fear of failure – to succeed – from the stories of inspirational speakers. In previous editions, Francis Ford Coppola, Arianna […]

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How can I make my fears taste more like ice cream?

At the beginning of the year, we introduced “The Guide for Inquiring Minds”  with 5 questions. This interrogative tool was created to help steer our Community’s professional goals no matter the business, discipline, or level of expertise. Each month, inspirational voices from around the world are invited to gift a question, and to further evolve this initiative, a contest was recently […]

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Can transparency breed trust?

“There’s always going to be a place for funny, creative, emotionally engaging ads. But what if advertising can be more than just ads? What if delivering better products and services is a form of advertising? What if instead of telling fictional stories, advertising can help companies be more transparent, more socially responsible or just more […]

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