Over the past 2 years, Canadian smartphone giant Blackberry has shed over half of their workforce. This reduction has led to a large amount of available, high-quality human capital in the Waterloo region. http://goo.gl/vqPVyu offers a great 3 minute video, "BlackBerry: the crash that launched 1,000 start-ups", discussing the rise of entrepreneurship in Waterloo and the ecosystem's supporters such as that are helping foster it. Watch here:
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