Author Archives: Marissa Evans

Marissa Evans

About Marissa Evans

I'm a fourth-year English major, minoring in film studies. I've been writing for The Cord since my first-year and have loved it. Although I don't aspire to be a journalist, the people I've met through The Cord and skills I've picked up here have definitely influenced what I'm going to be doing in the future. Besides the time I spend working on the paper, I write, read, talk about Harry Potter, work out, play soccer, and horseback ride.
Graphic by Fani Hsieh

Cultivating your own business

Staff Writer Marissa Evans spoke to Communitech and Waterloo Region Small Business Centre to discuss the elements behind a successful startup business and additional advice for students