What’s the Hackathon Secret Sauce?

What’s the Hackathon Secret Sauce?

On August 23rd, Capital One Canada and Hackworks launched Gift the Code, a hackathon with the aim of helping six Toronto charities enhance their technical ability to overcome challenges and better fulfill their mandates. The hackathon is a testament of Capital One’s...
Shape the future instead of reacting to it

Shape the future instead of reacting to it

In our previous blog post, Innovation is not a Buzzword, we made the argument that innovation is a necessary endeavour for an organization or company’s continued relevance and success. Over the coming weeks, we have 5 planned posts that will delve deeper into...
Innovation is not a Buzzword

Innovation is not a Buzzword

In March of 2013, The Onion, a satire news organization, published a mock article with the title, “Word ‘Innovate’ Said 650,000 Times at SXSW So Far.” It was a comical and apt observation of what can be described as an era obsessed with innovation. It was true in 2013...