eSAX podcast featuring Peter Stewart with Jarrod Goldsmith

Jarrod is joined by the late Peter Stewart, previous business coach at Rhapsody Strategies. With thirty-one years in the Ottawa business community Peter helped business owners to find their real focus, be accountable, and excel. There is power in leveraging your network. Peter was one of the very first speakers at eSAX networking events back […]

Stretching Your Potential with the Microsoft Surface Pro

Stretching Your Potential with the Microsoft Surface Pro By: Jas Bhandal   As a yoga teacher (Yoga with Jas) and college educator, I’m constantly on the move. I pride myself on being able to adapt my schedule and design a class session based on my clients’ needs. The Surface Pro allowed me the freedom to […]

Is it Okay to Be Nervous at Networking Events?

Today our #AskTheFedora video looks at the fact that it is okay to be nervous at networking events! Starring: Jarrod Goldsmith of eSAX and Sax Appeal. With help from Wasim from Storyline Productions and Jessica from Hewett Ripley Communications! Transcript: My favorite thing about networking is meeting someone for the first time. I can tell […]

Break the Ice at Networking Events

When you attend eSAX or any other Ottawa entrepreneur networking event, your goal shouldn’t be to just collect business cards. These events are the place that you are building rapport that will establish long-term relationships that lead to future opportunities for both involved parties. It takes a good deal of time and effort to cultivate, […]

eSAX podcast featuring Denis Brisson of BNI networking with Jarrod Goldsmith

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. ABOUT Denis Brisson: BNI – Franchise Owner/Executive Director Eastern Ontario & Western Québec, International speaker and presenter.  Denis Brisson has received numerous awards including the Director […]

eSAX podcast featuring Dan Matthews of DMP (Dan Matthews Photography) with Jarrod Goldsmith

Dan Matthew’s joins Jarrod Goldsmith as they talk entrepreneurship, how it takes hard work, learning new skills, not listening to the nay-sayers and never compromising on quality! ABOUT Dan Matthews:  For the past 20 years, Dan has been a member of the Canadian Military and has served in some very unique places. A graduate of […]

Network with Great Business Cards

When you prepare for a networking event there is one essential that you can’t overlook: your business cards! Your business card is as important as any other first impression at a networking event in Ottawa. Your card should represent your company in both design and copy. It is highly recommended to use a professional graphic designer […]