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Sustainability Objectives VS Financial Viability: A Paradox for CleanTech Startups

Climate change is no conspiracy theory; it’s a very serious threat and a reality we unfortunately face. The fire is smouldering at our door, scorching cities and countries in its path. Lytton, British Columbia, a small village of 249 inhabitants, suffered as a result of a major heatwave that reached 49.6 degrees Celsius on the thermometer, causing a wildfire and destroying 90% of the town. And while western Canada roasts in the sun, nearly 400,000 people in Madagascar are experiencing famine, which is directly attributed to climate change. Inhabitants of Madagascar are forced to eat leave...

Bain Public to Lead a Product Workshop with Forum Ventures (Formerly Acceleprise) Summer 2021 TO, NY and SF Cohort Startups

(Montreal, Canada) - Paul Ortchanian, Founder, CEO, Head of Product, Data and Strategy of Bain Public, will lead a workshop on July 22nd in collaboration with Forum Ventures, formerly known as Acceleprise -- an early-stage fund and B2B SaaS startup accelerator! These online workshops hosted startup founders from the Toronto, New York, and San Francisco cohorts! Paul’s unique experience brings together the necessity of great engineering and the beauty of product strategy. He has identified an actionable process that enables him to offer concrete messages about product management and opera...

Feel Giving Back is Bad for Business? We Know We’re on the Right Track.

At Bain Public, we believe that giving back is good business and excellent for the pedagogic value of enhancing our technology, market and industry understanding. Over the last year, through ongoing giving to Canadian accelerators, we’ve contributed over 700 hours of pro bono work for young up and coming startups and entrepreneurs. The standout component is our one-on-one time with the startup founders. Running a startup is not easy work. They forgo stability in exchange for the promise of fast growth. The solutions are not obvious, and success is not guaranteed. We hope they gained from o...

We do it because it’s good business

This year, by partnering with Founder Fuel, we set a lofty goal to undertake pro bono advisory work bringing the ideas of Product Leadership, Product Strategy and Product Development processes to 2019 cohort startups. We’ve given a full day Product Management workshop and over fifty hours of advisory services in the startup interest. We did so because it’s good business, also for the pedagogic value of enhancing our technology, market and industry understanding. The standout component was our one-on-one time with the startup founders. Running a startup is not easy work. They forgo stabil...