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   […]

Ottawa Event Review: eSAX, Entrepreneur Social Advantage Experience

I had the opportunity to attend the most recent eSAX. This event is The Entrepreneur Social Advantage Experience. What does this mean? Their website describes it best: “eSAX events are large entrepreneur networking extravaganzas. Held every 3 months, they promote small business and collaboration among regional Chambers of Commerce in Ottawa. Attendees get the opportunity […]

Pitchfest: July 11, 2018

eSAX (The Entrepreneur Social Advantage Experience); is an entrepreneur networking community and tradeshow for small business to create connections, gain knowledge and promote regional economic collaboration among Chambers of Commerce. Events are held every 3 months (January, April, July and October); originally to coincide with the Ontario Self-Employment Benefits Program. Featuring Dylan Black (Boom 99.7 […]

Fireside Chat – October 17, 2018

Featuring Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson The Ottawa Board of Trade W. Brett Wilson (CBC DRAGONS’ DEN) Steve Cody (Ruckify) Bruce Linton (Canopy Growth) and Dylan Black (Boom 99.7 FM and Daytime Ottawa) – Master of Ceremonies with a special performance by Sax Appeal! NOMINATE someone for the 1st Annual PETER STEWART BUSINESS MENTOR OF THE […]

Mastering a Great Handshake for Ottawa Networking Events

One of the most important, but often overlooked, part of successful networking is the handshake. The origins of handshakes are interesting. They were originally a sign between medieval knights (or ancient Greeks, depending on who is telling the story) to show that they were approaching each other unarmed. Handshakes have remained a way in which […]

Jennifer Walker Interview with Jean-Paul Yovanoff on Social Media & Why She Started Her Business

Hear Jennifer Walker of Genuine Social (http://www.jennifer-walker.ca) discuss not only some LinkedIn & social media tips, but also why she started her business!   Recorded at the April 2018 eSAX event. Interviewed by Jean-Paul Yovanoff of Sponsearch (http://sponsearch.com) Produced and edited by Bytown Video Productions (http://www.bytownvideoproductions.com) and Storyline Productions (http://storylineproductions.ca). Be sure to subscribe to […]

Some Conversation Topics To Avoid At Networking Events

When networking, it’s always wise to AVOID certain topics! Be sure to subscribe to our eSAX YouTube channel for more great entrepreneur networking tips, tricks and best practices. #eSAX (The Entrepreneur Social Advantage Experience) is an entrepreneur networking community and tradeshow for small business to create connections, gain knowledge from featured speakers and promote regional economic […]

eSAX Networking Ottawa: Wed, April 9, 2014

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Location: Fun Haven (1050 Baxter Road, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 3C1 – Near IKEA) Featuring: Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson Orleans Chamber of Commerce Steve Lowell (Motivational Speaker and Public Speaking Trainer) Andrew Houston (Business Coach – Action Coach)   Event Photo Gallery: [srizonfbalbum id=12]

Networking and Eye Contact

For some, eye contact can be a strange thing. It can be intimidating, or it can feel very intimate, considering the general wisdom that eyes are a “window to the soul”. Eye contact is an important type of nonverbal communication which many believe can show mood and intention, and it is an important aspect of […]