eSAX podcast featuring Pamela Eastwood of By The Horns Tactical Business Operations Consulting with Jarrod Goldsmith of eSAX

Jarrod and Pamela discuss knowing when to outsource, balanced with taking on the challenge of learning a new skill. Pamela Eastwood is the founder of By The Horns Tactical Business Operations Consulting. Pamela has built several businesses and now helps others build theirs.

ABOUT Pamela Eastwood:

Operations & Program Management professional – Otherwise known as a “Business Mechanic!”

Pamela is a confident, compassionate and well rounded professional with many life experiences, good and bad. Many on the job lessons learned; Self-taught; Not afraid of trial and error; Enjoy perseverance; Courageous; Believe in hard work and surrounding herself with intelligent people; Always remembering he beginnings and a continuous self learner.

In addition to entrepreneurship, she has been responsible for overseeing multiple government funded programs, balancing multiple budgets, mandates and employment teams.

* Invest Ottawa – Summer Company – Entrepreneurship
* Youth Gambling Awareness Program (YGAP)
* My Money Works – Financial Literacy
* Ontario Self Employment Benefits Program (OSEB) – Entrepreneurship
* High School Entrepreneurship Outreach Program (HSEOP)

Community Involvement:

Volunteered facilitation for the Ottawa community Loan fund (OCLF) Board of Directors
Volunteered as a Girl Guide leader in Rockland, Ontario
Previous member of the OLIP committee
Previous member of the NEON planning team – New Entrepreneurs of Ottawa Networking (NEON)
Previous mentor for the Salvation Army – Hope Ventures Program – Entrepreneurship


Project & Event Management
Business development and analysis
Customer Service
Staff Retention
Organisational Skills
Public Speaking Presenting
Instructing,Training, Learning development

ABOUT By The Horns:

By The Hors provides a straightforward, tactical approach to exploring entrepreneurship and making things happen, in numerous types of industry.

  • Trades and Labour
  • Beauty and Fashion
  • Children’s Activities and Programming
  • Education and Training
  • Food and Food Services
  • Health and Wellness
  • Pet Services
  • Photography and Videography

Pamela Eastwood, founder and C.E.O. of By The Horns, has developed a reputation for providing straightforward, relatable, and realistic advice. Her reputation for quality of service and reliability has given our clients the confidence to entrust us with their business education and development, program operations and strategic planning.

Pamela’s journey is one that relates to many families. Families who are trying to pay the bills, trying to start a business and juggle kids, marriage, health and financial responsibilities.

  • Being able to take baby steps, plan, debrief and refocus are skills that Pamela brings to her new start up clients.
  • Being able to think big, take risks and take action are skills that Pamela brings to her programming and more developed business that she coaches.

Are you dreaming of entrepreneurship?  

Is your business growing? 

Are you a public service provider looking to expand your program offerings? 

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eSAX (The Entrepreneur Social Advantage Experience – is an entrepreneur networking community for small business located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. #eSAX Makes Networking Work!

eSAX was founded by entrepreneur and musician Jarrod Goldsmith. Jarrod is a Canadian small business community builder and is the embodiment of the small business spirit. He is one of Ottawa’s best known entrepreneurs and founded Sax Appeal (Canada’s Premier Saxophone Ensemble), Sax Appeal Productions (an agency for all live music needs around Ottawa, Gatineau and the surrounding area), eSAX (The Entrepreneur Social Advantage Experience); Ottawa’s largest entrepreneur networking community for small business, eXclusive eXperience and hosts both Ask the Fedora (a YouTube video series on entrepreneur networking) and the eSAX Podcast series.

This podcast was produced by Barking Monkey Studio.