If You Hate Networking Watch This

Don’t write off networking if you want to do what is best to help your business succeed. If you are one of the networking “haters”, watch what Jarrod has to say to you! Transcript: You hate networking. It’s like pulling teeth trying to go to an event in order to sell your business. After many […]

Ask the Fedora: What Business Cards Say About Your Business

How much effort did you put into making your business cards? Did you account for how much your card represents your brand in one tiny handout? Today’s #AskTheFedora explains what your business card may be saying about you! Transcript: Congratulations on starting your new business! As a startup, you may not have much money to […]

Rogers TV – From “Wantrepreneur” to entrepreneur with Jarrod Goldsmith

Jarrod got a chance to sit down on an “Ottawa Experts” panel with Rogers TV to discuss some tips for success as an entrepreneur. Learn what it takes to go from a “Wantapreneur” to an entrepreneur in this live television panel discussion featuring some enthusiastic business leaders, all from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.  

eSAX Networking Ottawa: Wed, April 9, 2014

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Location: Fun Haven (1050 Baxter Road, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 3C1 – Near IKEA) Featuring: Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson Orleans Chamber of Commerce Steve Lowell (Motivational Speaker and Public Speaking Trainer) Andrew Houston (Business Coach – Action Coach)   Event Photo Gallery: [srizonfbalbum id=12]

Storify Recap: eSAX April 2015

Jarrod and his team of #eSAX sponsors have pulled off the latest and greatest Ottawa eSAX Networking event yet! With 230 people in attendance there was definitely a crowd, and most were enthusiastic entrepreneurs ready to mix and mingle and get their business network started! To capture the real essence and excitement of the event, […]

Biggest Misconceptions about Networking

Networking is a highly beneficial activity that helps those wanting to grow their businesses. It’s great for those with new businesses, and those with established businesses. However, there are still those out there that aren’t sold on it. These people are missing out on a great opportunity for growth. To make sure you aren’t one […]

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 […]

eSAX Networking Ottawa: April 4, 2018

Grow your business with Ottawa’s largest small business networking tradeshow! Wednesday, April 4, 2018 Lansdowne Park – Horticulture Building 1525 Princess Patricia Way, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5J3 Featuring: Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson Orleans Chamber of Commerce Andrew Peck (Glebe BIA) Steve Cody – (Ruckify) Dylan Black (of Boom 99.7 FM & Daytime Ottawa) Master of Ceremonies Promo Video Special Performance by […]

The Principles of Networking

Networking doesn’t come naturally to everyone right away. People get better and better at networking with practice, and with learning all they can to become better networkers. If you ask people for tips on networking, they may all give you different answers. Different things work for different people, but there are some underlying principles that […]