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 […]

eSAX Podcast featuring Cecilia Perdigao of LaPierre Law Office

Jarrod Goldsmith and Cecilia Perdigao talk about Real Estate Law, as well as nuggets of wisdom to entrepreneurs starting-out and more in this eSAX studio podcast. ​Cecilia Senra Perdigao is originally from Elliot Lake, located in Northern Ontario. She began her studies in 1997 at the University of Ottawa, where she received her undergraduate degree […]

Infographic: eSAX

Looking for Ottawa networking events to attend, but don’t know where to start or what to look for? This infographic explains exactly what you will get from eSAX: The Entrepreneurial Social Advantage Experience! Events are held quarterly, to coincide with the Ontario Self Employment Benefit Program (OSEB) and encourages new entrepreneurs to get out, meet […]

Amazing Overview of the October 2018 eSAX Event Showcasing the Launch of Ruckify!

CoverageCorp perfectly captured the energy of the official launch of Ruckify at the October 2018 eSAX event, featuring W. Brett Wilson (Dragons’ Den Emeritus), Bruce Linton (Canopy Growth), Steve Cody, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, the Ottawa Board of Trade, Dylan Black (MC) & Jarrod Goldsmith (eSAX) on the day that cannabis became legal in Canada! […]

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 […]

eSAX Networking 101: Take Notes!

It’s important to write down notes about the conversation after meeting someone so you can follow-up appropriately! Be sure to subscribe to our eSAX YouTube channel for more great entrepreneur networking tips, tricks and best practices (http://bit.ly/eSAXYouTube). #eSAX (The Entrepreneur Social Advantage Experience  is an entrepreneur networking community and tradeshow for small business to create […]

Finding Inspiration On The Surface (Pro) By Nicole Darechuk of Terradare, eSAX Microsoft Blog

Finding Inspiration on the Surface (Pro) By Nicole Darechuk, Terradare Inc. Contrary to typically finding inspiration from within, I found inspiration on the surface. The Microsoft Surface that is. I have always dreamed of running my business from a beach and now it feels more like I can make it a reality with a Surface […]

It’s important to share your passion when you attend business entrepreneur networking events by Jarrod Goldsmith of eSAX Ottawa

When attend a networking event, you need to be passionate so that other entrepreneurs will be attracted to you! When you genuinely love what you do, others will notice and be more inclined to pay attention to the vibe you give off! ABOUT Jarrod Goldsmith: Jarrod Goldsmith is a Canadian small business community builder and is […]

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. […]