A nation of innovators

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The funding conundrum Half of Canada's emerging tech firms don't use government funding. Why? Canada's startups may spark into life with a great idea, a new insight or a vision of a better way to do things, but it's cash that's needed to turn those ideas into businesses. So it's not surprising that funding is the biggest business challenge facing survey respondents. Yet the majority of firms don't take advantage of government funding that's explicitly aimed at supporting Canadian innovation and entrepreneurship. Why do so many firms pass on government funding? A nation of innovators 8 2015 Canadian emerging companies' survey

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