In conversation with Jarrod Goldsmith’s advice on Networking and Entrepreneurship

In conversation with: Jarrod Goldsmith’s advice on Networking and Entrepreneurship As originally posted by Mistral Spirit on June 21, 2018   Last week, I attended a youth entrepreneurship conference in Ottawa organized by the Government of Canada. I had a phenomenal time, learned a lot, and got to meet some amazing young and veteran entrepreneurs. […]

eSAX Networking Ottawa: January 10, 2018

Grow your business with Ottawa’s largest small business networking tradeshow! Wednesday, January 10, 2018 Lansdowne Park – Horticulture Building 1525 Princess Patricia Way, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5J3 Featuring: Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson West Ottawa Board Of Trade Bernie Ashe (CEO – Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group) Craig Gauthier (Executive Producer & Host of Show Me Canada 150) Dylan Black (of Boom 99.7 […]

How Do I Talk About My Budding Business at Networking Events?

The beginning of a new business is an exciting time. There are so many new ideas and endless possibilities, but how do you start to talk about a budding business when it’s not quite off the ground yet? One thing I’ve noticed is that people are reluctant to talk about their business ideas for a […]

Making a Personal Connection Should Be Your Main Goal When Networking!

Have you ever sat down with someone and in the first few moments they’re all business. They go straight to sales. I prefer to sit and talk about life, getting to know them, their kids, their hobbies and passions. In the last 10 minutes is when business really gets done. It’s much easier to do […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – eSAX Event, October 17, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The eSAX event on October 17, 2018 (day of cannabis legalization) is featuring Bruce Linton (CEO Canopy Growth), W. Brett Wilson (previously of Dragons’ Den), Steve Cody (Ruckify), Ottawa Board of Trade and Mayor Jim Watson. Click here for the eSAX Press Release

Self-image at Ottawa Networking Events

Often the focus of networking is our business. We spend so much time fussing over business cards or website content that sometimes we forget how important it is to work on ourselves. As entrepreneurs, we are selling ourselves to others and we can’t do that successfully unless we have a good self-image. Self-image is not […]

Networking and Job Interviewing: A Comparison

The idea of “networking” is by no means a new one, but the term has gained popularity recently. The process of building relationships through many interactions has been a part of our human history. It is important for people to feel they know you and can trust you before they commit to a deal, and this is […]

Scale Your Business @ the eSAX Pitchfest!

 Hear Dylan Black (of Boom 99.7 FM & Daytime Ottawa) explain what the eSAX Pitchfest is all about! Produced and edited by Storyline Productions (http://storylineproductions.ca) and Bytown Video Productions (http://www.bytownvideoproductions.com).   #eSAX (The Entrepreneur Social Advantage Experience – https://esax.ca) is an entrepreneur networking community and tradeshow for small business to create connections, gain knowledge […]

Mentorship award to honour memory of Ottawa business leader Peter Stewart

An Ottawa business leaders will have his name and memory honoured in a new mentorship award sponsored by numerous local organizations. The Peter Stewart Business Mentor of the Year Award will celebrate the longtime Orléans business leader’s contributions. The award will be given to a member of the newly-merged Ottawa Board of Trade who has […]