Entrepreneurs Vs Coronavirus is a regular podcast for entrepreneurs, business owners, and leaders. Each episode, we interview a business leader who is rapidly innovating within their business to overcome the economic difficulties resulting from the Coronavirus and COVID-19 pandemic. Entrepreneurs Vs Coronavirus is the insider's guide to making the most of your business and finding opportunity during these challenging times.
How A Non-Profit Held Its Largest Fundraising Event EVER—Virtually – EP 010
Opportunity International Canada is a microfinance not-for-profit with a simple mission—to empower those living in poverty to transform their lives and their communities. In this next interview, Dan shares how Opportunity has had to pivot in order to continue to raise funds to support the needs around them in the developing world in places where people don’t live paycheque-to-paycheque but often live day-to-day.
The #1 Question To Ask When The Economy Is Tanking – EP009
Benny Doro, Founder of All Your Foods—a group of food services companies heavily invested in technology—shares his story about the first thoughts he had when the news of coronavirus hit and how he responded to focus on the opportunities ahead. Benny also leaves us with some valuable insight for how you can adapt in your business right now too.
How One Thriving Business Invests In Their People – EP 008
Charlotte Lepp, Cofounder & Chief Recipe Taster at Lepp Farm Market shares about the challenges (and opportunities) their Essential Service business is facing amidst COVID-19 and how they’re both adapting to the changing world and innovating to move their business forward.
What We Can All Learn From The Most Innovative Town In Canada – Ep 007
David Gardner, Transit Specialist at the Town of Okotoks shares about how a simple conversation at the grocery store turned into a grocery delivery service overnight. He shares about their investment into technology, their use of data to make decisions, and how they pivoted quickly to meet the changing needs of their community.
How A Digital Strategy For A Brick-and-Mortar Business Paid Off - Ep 006
Vik Gill, Founder & Lead Trainer at The Fitness Lab shares about how his early investments into a digital strategy for his bricks and mortar business, and his ability to quickly pivot amid increasing social restrictions, set his business up for success.
How A Transportation Business Pivoted To Survive & Is Now Thriving – Ep 005
Daman Grewal, Senior Operations Manager and co-owner of Centurion Trucking shares about his operational mindset amidst Coronavirus and how that helped them to pivot early, to adapt to the changing marketplace, and the priority he’s placed in looking after their people.
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Super timely and full of excellent information. Give this podcast a listen for real world tactics for how businesses can respond to the Covid 19 Outbreak. Great job!