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#ourstories David
March 4th, 2016

I got involved with Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur at Université Laval, where I am Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation. In my position I work very closely with members of RÉEL who volunteer with POE boot camps. In the winter semester of 2014, my friend Guillaume who was student coordinator for the boot camp told me about […]

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#ourstories Samantha
February 26th, 2016

I heard about Enactus through a friend, and attended one of the general meetings. From there, I was in love! I dove in head first, and became very involved with my first Enactus project: Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur (POE). Working extensively on this project for months, my involvement, and passion for Enactus grew. This lead to […]

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#ourstories Angelise
February 19th, 2016

While I was in my senior year of high school my older sister was an active Enactus volunteer and recruited me to the team, which I kept up with through university. Through Enactus I was able to become involved with Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur, and their boot camps at Memorial University. I have volunteered with the […]

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#ourstories Courtney
February 12th, 2016

“Canadian Armed Forces members put so much on the line to ensure we receive the rights and freedoms we deserve, so to be able to utilize those rights and freedoms to give back to them is a real honour. Not only did I receive an opportunity to put my business skills to good use, but I also established life- long friendships. The boot camp may only last for a week at a time but the connections built between participants and volunteers last a lifetime.”

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#ourstories Stephen
January 29th, 2016

The armed forces teaches you a lot, but leaving the military I needed to learn some specifics about business ownership if I really was going to push myself and open a business.

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Happy Holidays from PCRBN! A Year in Review
December 16th, 2015

From all of us at PCRBN: Please enjoy a safe and happy holiday season and join us for an engaging and collaborative 2016! In early December, Geoff Wilson of George Weston Limited led a delegation of senior business leaders from Prince’s Canadian Responsible Business Network (PCRBN) to the annual networking event of our sister organization […]

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Our Children’s Medicine Hosts 241 Aboriginal Job Seekers in Toronto
December 14th, 2015

Guest Post by Renn Conway, Business Lead from Birch Hill Equity Partners for Our Children’s Medicine. Birch Hill Equity Partners was proud to work with the Prince’s Canadian Responsible Business Network (PCRBN) to host our first ever Aboriginal Job Seeker Career Market on October 8, 2015. As the business lead from Birch Hill Equity Partners […]

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Calling all equal opportunity employers – There is more you can do for youth facing barriers to employment
December 14th, 2015

Although more businesses are starting to recognize the untapped potential of the youth labour market, there is still more work to be done for youth with police records or justice system involvement. In June, The Prince’s Canadian Responsible Business Network (PCRBN) hosted Canada’s first employer roundtable to explore police records as a barrier to youth […]

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