Document Library

Capturing the knowledge you need

Our document library includes whitepapers, articles and presentations addressing topics of interest to you.   For your convenience, they are organized as follows:

Featured Documents - new releases and items of special interest

The Essentials – our most popular and helpful documents

Ready Set Grow – whitepapers from our educational webinar series for tech entrepreneurs

Additional Whitepapers, Articles and Presentations

Alternately, you can use the Search box to look for items of interest to you.  Tip – include “Whitepaper”, “Article” or “Presentation” in the search criteria if you specifically want to see these one of types of resources.

Featured Documents

Selections of special interest from our library.

The Essentials

Critical Factors Assessment:  Planning for Venture Success (whitepaper)

Maximizing the Opportunity:  Creating a High Performance Business Model (whitepaper) -

Using Customer Input to Design Winning Products (whitepaper) -

How the Inno-Gate system can boost your rate of Innovation Success (whitepaper)

Ready Set Grow – Whitepapers from our Educational Webinar Series for Tech Entrepreneurs

The Innovation Centre has been running this series since 2008. Each webinar features Canadian tech executives and subject matter experts addressing issues of critical concern to tech entrepreneurs.  Each recording is accompanied by a whitepaper capturing the content of the event in an easy-to-reference document.  Visit our Video Library to see the recordings available.  Check the News & Events for upcoming sessions.

Harness the Power of Networking to Grow Your Business

The Silent Partner: Using Customer Input to Create Winning Products

De-Mystify Your Banker

The Full Monty:  Using the Internet as Your Primary Business Development Tool

How can a New Media Company be Successful in International Trade (Coming soon!)

More or Less:  Pricing for Profit (Coming soon!)

From Push to Pull:  Creating Demand for Your Offering 

Finding the Pot of Gold:  Mining Your Market Potential (Coming soon!)

Export Development Canada Helping You Grow Your Business (Coming soon!)

Seducing Business Angels The Art of Courting Investors (Coming soon!)

Developing an Effective Market Entry Strategy (Coming soon!)

Financing and Risk Management Solutions for Trying Times (Coming soon!)

Invading the USA:  Taking Your Offering to the World’s Largest Market (Coming soon!)

Maximizing Opportunity:  Creating a High Performance Business Model

Building a Better Business Model (Coming soon!)

Additional Whitepapers, Articles & Presentations

Critical Factors for Venture Success (presentation)

How Much is Your Pre-Revenue company Worth? (article)

Valuing Pre-Revenue Companies (presentation)

Twitter in the Classroom (presentation)

10 Best Practices for Enterprise Innovation