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 at eSAX

Mentorship award to honour memory of Ottawa business leader Peter Stewart BY: OBJ staff Originally published Aug 31, 2018 by the Ottawa Business Journal 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 […]

eSAX Networking Ottawa: Wed, September 20, 2012

Scott Williams (Director of Member Services – Ottawa Chamber of Commerce) Majeed Mogharreban (Professional Public Speaker) Teresa Scrivens (Regional Director – Business Over Breakfast)

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: Why You Should Love Your Business Cards

You want to be absolutely confident about your business, and part of that means being confident when you hand out your business cards. If don’t feel ready, don’t give them out. Jarrod explains more in this week’s #AskTheFedora! Transcript: Congratulations on finally getting your business cards in the mail! NOW we’re ready to start networking. […]

Ask the Fedora: Should You Network Without Business Cards?

Our #AskTheFedora series continues this week with an important question often asked by entrepreneurs: should I go to networking events if I don’t have my business cards yet? Transcript: If you’ve just started a business and don’t have business cards yet, should you still attend networking events? It’s a good idea to at least start […]

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   […]

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 […]

Ottawa eSAX Networking Recap: October 2014

We’ve had about a week to recover from a fabulous night of networking last Wednesday at the Ottawa Marriott. The event was held Wednesday, October 8 from 6-9pm. This eSAX networking event was particularly special to me, as it marked my “one year” anniversary as a networker. Last year the October event was held at […]