KAST Becoming an Entrepreneur
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Taking the Leap! Steps to Becoming an Entrepreneur

Owning your own business is a gamble, but there are some critical steps to help increase the chances that your entrepreneurial dreams become a successful reality. Anyone can be an entrepreneur, but not everybody is going to be successful.…
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GLOWS Technology Programs for Youth Return to KAST!

GLOWS technology programs, an important Selkirk College youth initiative, is coming back under the Kootenay Association for Science and Technology (KAST) umbrella with some exciting upcoming events and programming. GLOWS (Growing & Learning…
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6 Reasons to Participate in an Accelerator Program to Launch or Advance your Startup

When you plan your travels, a map helps guide your route to a successful and enjoyable trip. Likewise, a Venture Accelerator Program will help guide your way along the best route to success. You've got a great new idea for a product or service.…
KAST receives $15,000 for inclusive programs at Nelson Tech Club
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KAST receives $15,000 for Programs at Nelson Tech Club

The Kootenay Association for Science and Technology received $15,000 from the Discovery Foundation Technology Education Program to deliver inclusive programming for all ages at the Nelson Tech Club. “These programs will be a perfect introduction…
KAST steps for startup growth
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A Growth Strategy to Help Prepare and Sustain Your Startup

There is a growth strategy you can follow in order to properly position your startup for sustained success. With only 50 percent of startups making it successfully past the five-year mark, it's important to have a smart growth strategy…