Entries by mmstaff

Blair Kilrea

Jarrod is joined by Blair Kilrea, Co-Founder of Collabspace in Ottawa, Ontario. Jarrod and Blair discuss how Blair fell into entrepreneurship and has never turned back. Blair has advice for business in the start-up phase and discusses the value in collaborating and networking with other entrepreneurs.

Michael Curran

Jarrod is joined by Michael Curran, Publisher of The Ottawa Business Journal. Michael believes that when you are at networking events with other entrepreneurs you should focus on building relationships, try to give more than you take, and help others make connections.

Norman Bowley

Norman Bowley is a communications leadership expert who recently retired from a thirty-seven year career in Law. Norman is passionate about helping professionals to communicate well. Jarrod and Norman discuss the importance of purposeful communication for entrepreneurs while networking.

Stacey Pryde

Stacey Pryde is the Branch Manager of a Meridian Credit Union in Ottawa, Ontario. Stacey joins Jarrod to talk about entrepreneurship, small business, making networking part of your marketing efforts, playing to your strengths and knowing when to ask for help.

Victoria Lennox

 

Victoria Lennox, Co-Founder & CEO of StartUP Canada joins Jarrod Goldsmith to talk about founding StartUP Canada, entrepreneurship, networking, and community.

Denis Brisson

Denis Brisson from BNI sits down with Jarrod Goldsmith and shares some great networking tips. BNI helps entrepreneurs to cultivate relationships that lead to getting word of mouth referrals.

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 […]

Nicole Darechuk

Nicole Darechuk sits down with Jarrod and talks about leaving a corporate environment and got right into entrepreneurship and she has been doing things her own way ever since.