Mentor Advisory Forums – Audio Files

Mentor Advisory Forums are a fun, high energy way for entrepreneurs to get answers to their questions on important business topics. Listen to the recordings of past Mentor Advisory Forums to get solutions, resources and new ideas from a panel of experienced entrepreneurs. View upcoming sessions >>

 


Embracing Award Opportunities [April 24, 2018]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Skills Development Officer, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Meagan Hughes, Cottage Quilting Ltd.
Panelist: Bridget Field, Client Services Manager, Small Business BC
Panelist: Alpana Sharma, Communications Officer, Women’s Enterprise Centre

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Top 10 Legal Tips for New Businesses [April 12, 2018]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Skills Development Officer, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Andrew Hennigar, Counsel | Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Finance and Securities, Business and Corporate Commercial, Private Equity, Venture Capital, Purchase and Sale of a Business| Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG)
Panelist: Darcy McKitrick, Associate | Public-Private Infrastructure Projects, Purchase and Sale of a Business, Private Company, Banking and Financial Services, Aboriginal Law, Driven by Women™, Business and Corporate Commercial | Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG)

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An Introduction to Intellectual Property [March 20, 2018]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Skills Development Officer, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Michael Damiani, Senior Associate | Intellectual Property, Patents, Trademarks, Life Sciences, StartUp and Grow™| Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG)
Panelist: Todd Keeler, Senior Associate | Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Patents | Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG)

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Equality Matters: Explore #MyFeminism with BC Changemakers [March 8, 2018]

Facilitator: Laurel Douglas, Chief Executive Officer, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Fiona Macfarlane, Chief Inclusiveness Officer, Managing Partner, BC, Ernst & Young LLP
Panelist: Jill Earthy, WE FOR SHE Co-Chair, Chief Growth Officer, FrontFundr
Panelist: Lois Nahirney, WE FOR SHE Co-Chair, President & CEO, dnaPower Inc.

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Solving Challenges: The Government Wants to Help You Innovate [February 22, 2018]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Skills Development Officer, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Tess Menges, Supply Specialist, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises
Panelist: Amber Mousseau, Senior Advisor, Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Canada

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Negotiation Techniques for Women [February 8, 2018]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Skills Development Officer, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Sarah McEachern, Partner, International Arbitration, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Panelist: Morgan Baker, Associate, Insurance and Tort Liability, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

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The Personal Change Formula – Clear Steps to Achieve Life-Changing Goals [January 30, 2018]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Skills Development Officer, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Karen Bowen MA, BA, CACE, Principal/Senior Consultant/Mentor, Manager Know How

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Outside-the-Box Funding [October 24, 2017]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Jill Earthy, Chief Growth Officer, Front Fundr
Panelist: Julia Church, Owner, Nettles Tale Swimwear Inc.

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Get Your Business Noticed [September 27, 2017]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Baila Lazarus, Media Expert, Phase2Coaching

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Design a Better Customer Experience [June 15, 2017]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: James Grieve, Partner, Nucleus Strategies and WEC Volunteer Mentor

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Mentor Advisory Forum: Understand the Money Side of Your Business [Apr 5, 2017]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Kath Britton, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Lynn Wong, Crowe MacKay

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Mentor Advisory Forum: How to get the most out of a mentoring relationship [Jan 12, 2017]

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Christina Willard-Stepan, WillStep Coaching and Facilitation
Panelist: Janice Lawlor-Cooper, Lawlor Goldsmith Shoppe

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Mentor Advisory Forum: Are You Ready to Export? [Nov 22, 2016]

Facilitator: Dawn McCooey, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Noelle Roces, EDC
Panelist: Wendy Weir, Libretea

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Mentor Advisory Forum: Are You Ready to Import for Your Business? [Oct 25, 2016]

Facilitator: Dawn McCooey, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelist: Juan Navarro, Arriba Mexico Food Company
Panelist: Kristin MacMillan, Imprint Plus

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Mentor Advisory Forum: Financial Literacy: it matters to your bottom line [Sep 27, 2016]

Facilitator: Dawn McCooey, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Speaker: Cheryl Farmer, Women’s Enterprise Centre

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Mentor Advisory Forum: Levering Social Media to Grow Your Business [Sep 20, 2016]

Facilitator: Dawn McCooey, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Speaker: Chris Burdge, bWEST Interactive

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Mentor Advisory Forum: Doing Business with the Federal Government for Micro-enterprises [Aug 16, 2016]

Facilitator: Dawn McCooey, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Speaker: John Johnston, Manager, Stakeholder Engagement, Public Works and Government Services Canada
Speaker: Tara Hartley, Manager, Stakeholder Engagement, Public Works and Government Services Canada

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Mentor Advisory Forum: Focused Marketing: Targeted Effort, Tangible Results [July 12, 2016]

Dawn McCooey, Women’s Enterprise Centre

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Mentor Advisory Forum: Navigating the Legal Aspects of Your Small Business [June 14, 2016]

Facilitator: Dawn McCooey, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Carli van Maruik, Whiteboard Law

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Mentor Advisory Forum: HOW to Connect with Government to Grow Your Business [May 17, 2016]

Facilitator: Dawn McCooey, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Speaker: John Johnston, Manager, Stakeholder Engagement, Public Works and Government Services Canada

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Mentor Advisory Forum: E-Commerce: Are you Ready? [April 20, 2016]

Facilitator: Dawn McCooey, Women’s Enterprise Centre
David Kelly, retired serial entrepreneur from the software sector
Shelley Wallace, Hagensborg Chocolate

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