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Tool Kit - Starting Up & Advice

Take advantage of the wealth of knowledge and practical experience offered by Dobson Centre.

Here, knowledge goes far beyond books and paper. If you’re interested in starting a business, take a look at our start-up toolkit which covers a variety of sources on the A-Z of planning, starting, and developing a new enterprise.

The entrepreneur’s toolkit for starting a business

Planning your business

Intellectual property

Funding sources & investment

Managing your small business

Hiring and orienting a new employee

Consulting, coaching, and mentorship to students of all levels and entrepreneurs in the Montreal community.

The Dobson Centre provides consulting, coaching, and mentorship to students and entrepreneurs in the Montreal community. Even if the expertise you need isn’t available within the Dobson Centre, we can refer you to a number of other organisations and resources with which we are affiliated, such as the McGill Consulting Business Group.

Books we recommend

  • Disciplined Entrepreneurship by Bill Aulet
  • The Founder's Dilemmas by Noam Wasserman

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