Entrepreneurship

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100 Per Cent Pure Passion From First Nations Entrepreneur

Alternate Title
One Hundred Per Cent Pure Passion From First Nations Entrepreneur
Articles » General
Author/Creator
Trelle Burdeniuk
Eagle Feather News, vol. 12, no. 6, June 2009, p. 11
Description
Describes the hard work, knowledge, and passion a First Nations woman used to achieve her dream. Article located by scrolling to page 11.
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2010 AFI Federal Government Job Cost Efficiency Analysis

E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
National Aboriginal Capital Corporations Association
Description
Reports significant benefits to clients of Aboriginal Financial Institution (AFI) network is self reliance, improved self worth, improved standard of living for entrepreneurs .
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2010 Economic Developer of the Year Award Winners

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Michelle White-Wilsdon
Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, vol. 7, no. 2, f, 2011, pp. 8-12
Description
Looks at award winners: Chippewa Industrial Development Ltd., winner of the Aamjiwnaang First Nation Community Economic Developer of the Year; Tribal Wi-Chi-Way-Win Capital Corporation winner of the Aboriginal Private Sector Business Award and Rodney W. Hester, winner of the Individual Economic Developer of the Year Award.
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$6 Million Funding Program for Métis Entrepreneurs

Alternate Title
Six Million Dollar Funding Program for Métis Entrepreneurs
Articles » General
Author/Creator
John Lagimodiere
Eagle Feather News, vol. 13, no. 5, May 2010, p. 17
Description
Discussion of the administration of funds available for Métis entrepreneurs and communities. Article found by scrolling to page 17.
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Abagoré (Empowering Rural Women in Rwanda)

Alternate Title
Abagore (Empowering Rural Women in Rwanda)
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Chika Ezeanya Esiobu
Obiamaka Onyebum
Rehema Abdul
StoryHouse Communications
IK: Other Ways of Knowing , vol. 5, June 2019, pp. 143-151
Description
This brief article summarizes the documentary film by the same title; the project interviews Rwandan women who are using Indigenous knowledges and practices in combination with modern technologies to create income for themselves through the production of banana wine, sorghum beer, soured or fermented milk, or through the cultivation of Indigenous vegetables.
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Abagoré (Empowering Rural Women in Rwanda) [Film]

Alternate Title
Abagore (Empowering Rural Women in Rwanda) [Film]
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Chika Ezeanya Esiobu
Obiamaka Onyebum
Rehema Abdul
StoryHouse Communications
IK: Other Ways of Knowing, vol. 5
Description
This documentary film interviews Rwandan women who are using Indigenous knowledges and practices in combination with modern technologies to create income for themselves through the production of banana wine, sorghum beer, soured or fermented milk, or through the cultivation of Indigenous vegetables. The film is accompanied by a brief article.
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Abenaki Associates and Aboriginal Niche Market Entrepreneurship

Alternate Title
Case Studies in Aboriginal Business
E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Erin Bragg
Case Studies in Aboriginal Business
Description
Brief case study of company located in Maramichi, New Brunswick which provides information and computer software technology to First Nations.
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Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada and Canadian Polar Commission: 2015-16 Report on Plans and Priorities

E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC)
Description
Discusses several strategies: improve the economic and social well-being of Aboriginal people, develop healthier, more self-sufficient communities, and participate in Canada’s political, social and economic development.
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Aboriginal Arts & Crafts

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Win Hilliard
Aboriginal & Islander Health Worker Journal, vol. 1, no. 3, September 1977, pp. 46-51
Description
States that art is one way that Aboriginals can add to Australian life while improving their personal and mental health.
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Aboriginal Business in 2002

E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Aboriginal Business Canada
Industry Canada
Description
Statistical information about demographics of entrepreneurs, business performance, objectives and future growth expectations, operations and structure, employment, markets, and financing. Based on 2001 Census and Aboriginal Entrepreneurs Survey.
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Aboriginal Business Planning Workbook

Alternate Title
Aboriginal Albertans in Business Series
Aboriginal Business Services Guide ; 5
E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Business Link
Aboriginal Business Development Services
Description
Guide provides a step-by-step approach in developing a business plan.
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Aboriginal Community Incomes and Migration in the NWT: Policy Issues and Alternatives

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Peter Gardner
Canadian Public Policy, vol. 20, no. 3, September 1994, pp. 297-317
Description
Recommends ways to keep Aboriginal people in their communities by offering support for sustaining hunting, fishing and trapping through co-management of renewable resources, better use of under utilized resources, training and support for wildlife harvesters and more support for entrepreneurship.
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Aboriginal Consulting Services and Eagle Feather News

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Shannon Lozinski
The Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, vol. 2, no. 1, Winter, 2001, pp. 23-29
Description
Presents a biography of John Lagimodiere, and how he developed business ventures in face of various challenges.
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Aboriginal Entrepreneurship in Forestry: Proceedings of a Conference Held January 27-29, 1998 in Edmonton, Alberta

E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Bruce Wendel
George Ferrand
Harold Baram
Lloyd Bisson
Steve Price ... [et al.]
Description
Topics include overview of First Nation Forestry Program, basics of starting a business, sources of capital, Fort Apache Timber Company, Silviculture Contracting company, ecotourism, and natural resource-based negotiations with industry and governments.
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Aboriginal Entrepreneurship on Reserves: Some Empirical Data from Northern Ontario and Considerations Following the Supreme Court of Canada Decision on the Delgamuukw v. British Columbia Appeal

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Jean-Charles Cachon
Journal of Small Business & Entrepreneurship, vol. 15, no. 3, 2000, pp. 2-14
Description
Based on sample of 22 on-reserve businesses regarding structure, capital, information channels and problems.
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The Aboriginal Entrepreneurship Toolkit

E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Native Women's Association of Canada (NWAC)
Description
Specifically designed for women. Topics include developing a business model, interactive marketing, and financing.
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Aboriginal Financing Options in Alberta

Alternate Title
Aboriginal Albertans in Business Series
Aboriginal Business Services Guide ; 4
E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Aboriginal Business Services
Business Link
Description
Presents an informative guide, designed for Aboriginal Albertans, that provides a step-by-step approach to an appropriate lending agency.
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Aboriginal Forestry Entrepreneurship: A Cast Study in Mashteuiatsh Ilnu Nation

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Jean-Michel Beaudoin
Luc LeBel
Luc Bouthillier
The Forestry Chronicle, vol. 85, no. 5, September/October 2009, pp. 783-788
Description
Presents a case study that draws a portrait of forestry entrepreneurs, within the Ilnu community of Mashteuiatsh, and reveals the role played by the band council in developing forestry entrepreneurship in the community.
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Aboriginal Health and Muttonbirding

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Patsy Cameron
Phyllis Pitchford
Aboriginal and Islander Health Worker Journal, vol. 9, no. 4, December 1985, pp. 12-13
Description
Describes the practice of muttonbirding, the seasonal gathering of the chicks of seabirds for food, oil and feathers by Aboriginal people in Furneaux Group of islands north of Tasmania.
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Aboriginal Issues in Career Development/Counselling

E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
[Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling (CERIC)?]
Description
Literature review topics include demographic issues, isolated communities, access to higher education, workforce development, and entrepreneurship.
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Aboriginal Labour Market Bulletin (Vol, 4, no. 1, Spring, 2015)

Alternate Title
Aboriginal Skills and Employment Training Strategy
E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Employment and Social Development Canada
Description
Contains data on general economic conditions, national maps showing regional variations in unemployment rates and employment gains, regional employment profiles, brief article on women entrepreneurs, and programming update.
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Aboriginal Participation in Major Resources Development Project: Draft Summary Report, [Ottawa Roundtable]. May 2012

E-Books » Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Public Policy Forum
Description
Discusses opportunities for collaboration between the natural resource sector and Aboriginal communities in Canada. Themes included labour market development, community readiness, financing and financial literacy, partnerships and collaboration, measurements of success, best practices and case studies.
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Aboriginal People, Economic Development and Entrepreneurship

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Robert Brent Anderson
The Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, vol. 2, no. 1, Winter, 2001, pp. 33-42
Description
Paper explores the current socioeconomic status of Aboriginals and the approaches used to alleviate these circumstances.
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