How To Connect With Speakers At Networking Events

Do you go to a networking event, excited to see the speakers but without the knowledge of how to capture their attention before or after their presentation? In this #AskTheFedora, Jarrod discusses how to do just that! Transcript: How do you connect with a speaker at a networking event? For the most part, speakers at […]

#eSAX Event Review (Ottawa) January 11th

Post by: CovertOttawaGuy I recently attended the @eSAXnetworking  event held at the Horticulture Building at TD Place on Bank Street. This was my first time attending this recurring event, so I went into it uncertain of what to expect. I have to say that overall, I was very impressed with both the professionalism and the […]

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Network with a Brand, Name, and Logo You Love

Last week we talked about your business cards, but let’s take a step back and talk this week about branding, naming, and your logo. Strong Branding Creates Strong Connections When most people hear the word branding, they think colors and graphics, but branding actually goes deeper than that. It includes logos, naming, taglines, and even […]

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 […]

Ask the Fedora: Time Management At Networking Events

This week on Ask the Fedora: Time Management At Networking Events Transcript: If you only have an hour or two at a networking event, how would you make the best use of your time to connect with people? If there is someone you really want to connect with, it’s worth spending the extra ten minutes […]

Is it Okay to Be Nervous at Networking Events?

Today our #AskTheFedora video looks at the fact that it is okay to be nervous at networking events! Starring: Jarrod Goldsmith of eSAX and Sax Appeal. With help from Wasim from Storyline Productions and Jessica from Hewett Ripley Communications! Transcript: My favorite thing about networking is meeting someone for the first time. I can tell […]

What NOT to do at networking events

By Adam Viola via Swaaap Many people have never attended networking events. Many don’t attend because of fear of rejection, awkwardness, and social anxiety. For those who have made an appearance, sometimes outside-of-work tendencies take over and professionalism is thrown out of the window. To help the novice attendees, as well as to refresh the […]