Entries by eSAXnetworking

Some Tips To Remember Names At Networking Events

Today our #AskTheFedora offers some tips for remembering names at networking events! Transcript: You go to a networking and someone tells you their name and all of a sudden it goes right out your other ear. I’m really bad at learning someone’s name. What I try to do, (if they are wearing a name tag), I’d […]

Your Networking Survival Kit

Today our #AskTheFedora answers the question of what to keep in your networking survival kit! Transcript: How many times have you been to a networking event and a person says “I forgot my business cards or they’re in my other purse”. Always leave an extra stack in your car just in case so you can run […]

What’s The Purpose of a Business Card

Today our #AskTheFedora discusses the purpose of a business card. Transcript: You walk out of a networking event with 30 business cards…what do you do? After many years of trial and error, I decided to put everybody I ever met on a database. On that database, I include where I met the person, what was said, […]

Ask the Fedora: Some Smart Networking Tips You Should Use

Today our #AskTheFedora shares some smart networking tips you should use! Transcript: My philosophy to ‘smart’ networking is when you go up to someone for the first time, please don’t just say “here’s my business card; you need me, I’m so great and I’ll make your life so much better”. No. The purpose to a smart […]

How To Follow-Up With People After A Networking Event

Today our #AskTheFedora explains how to follow-up with people after a networking event! Transcript: After a networking event you walk out with 30 business cards…what do you do with them? I realized three or four years ago when I was starting out that it was starting to become a really big pile. I kept going through […]

eSAX Networking Ottawa: Wed, January 7, 2015

eSAX: Networking in Ottawa eSAX Makes Networking Work! Location: Fun Haven (150 Baxter Road, Ottawa, Ontario – Near IKEA) Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Featuring: Master of Ceremonies Dylan Black of Boom 99.7 FM Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson West Ottawa Board of Trade Steve Klein (CEO & Creative Director of Marketing Breakthroughs) Teresa Scrivens of […]

eSAX Networking Ottawa: Weds Oct 7, 2015

eSAX: Networking in Ottawa eSAX Makes Networking Work! Wednesday, October 7, 2015 (6-9 pm) *Note location will be Lansdowne Park (Horticulture Building) Featuring Dylan Black (of Boom 99.7 FM) Master of Ceremonies; and – The Honorable JIM WATSON (MAYOR OF OTTAWA) – Ottawa Chamber of Commerce – Dan Kelly (President/CEO – Canadian Federation of Independent Businesses – CFIB) – Additional Speaker TBD   […]

Some Good Questions To Ask At Networking Events

Today our #AskTheFedora shares some good questions to ask at networking events. Transcript: My favorite questions to ask people at networking events is anything but business. A lot of the time I’ll go up to somebody and I know they are aching to give me their business card. But I’ll play around with it a little […]