Resources

Suggested Reading

Making the Business Case (Free online)
Mike Volker

The Lean Startup
Eric Ries

Business Model Generation

The Four Steps to the Epiphany
Steve Blank

The Startup Owner's Manual
Steve Blank and Bob Dorf

7 Ways To Be A Better Mentor
Bhavin Parikh - The Globe and Mail
A great insight for what *mentors* think about and how to better prepare for your mentoring sessions

Talking to Humans
Giff Constable

Online Resources

NVBC Video Seminars
Video archive from the annual New Ventures BC Competition seminar series.

Y Combinator: Startup Library
Collection of articles and guides 

How To Build A Startup: The Lean Launchpad
Free online course by Steve Blank on Udacity

Business Model Canvas
Free downloadable canvas

Mural.ly 
Idea Mapping for Collaborating with Teams

Co-Founder Equity Calculator
Resource for determining potential equity breakdown among co-founders

Docracy.com
Resource for legal documents. These are samples only. Venture Connection strongly suggests you obtain qualified legal advice. 

#BCTECH How To Videos
Entrepreneurship refreshers in a bite-sized format, brought to you by BCIC.

From App Idea to MVP
This infographic, brought to you by Gravit-e Technologies, explains what an MVP is as well as what keeping app development cheaper and impactful entails.