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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.


Mentor Advisory Forum: Doing Business with the Government of Canada - Steps for Successful Bidders [May 6, 2014]

Stephanie M Strong, Public Works and Government Services Canada
Tara Hartley, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises and Strategic Engagement


Mentor Advisory Forum: Government wants to do Business with YOU! They just don't know it yet!...Discover your Market! [Feb. 19, 2014]

Representative from the Provincial Purchasing Branch, Government of BC
Representative of Office of Small and Medium Enterprises


Making Cents of Your Financial Statements [Jan. 28, 2014]

Sheila Walkington, Money Coaches Canada
Melanie Buffel, Money Coaches Canada


The Government Wants What You're Selling! Learn How to Market to Them! [Dec. 3, 2013]

Tess Menges, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises


Be Fit: Work Well [Nov. 20, 2013]

Sara Wegwitz, Tailor Making Health
Susan Washington, Your Success Coach


Opportunity Knocks! Bidding on Government of Canada Contracts [Sept. 10, 2013]

Krista Dobson, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises
Sarah Allin, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises


Customers are Online and They’re Spending Money! Are you Online with Them? [August 7, 2013]

Lesley Brown, Victoria.Diggit.ca
Nancy Mudford, www.spaboutique.ca


TRADESTART Essentials [April 24, 2013]

Doug Taylor, Pacific Business Intelligence Ltd.
Rosalyn Cua, Export Ventures Group Inc.


Opportunity Knocks! Bidding on Government of Canada Contracts [Mar. 5, 2013]

Krista Dobson, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises
Tess Menges, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises


The Federal Government Wants to do Business With YOU; They Just Don’t Know it Yet! ...Discover Your Market [Jan. 9, 2013]

Shereen Benzvy Miller, DG, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises & Strategic Engagement, OSME,  PWGSC
Krista Dobson, Supply Team Leader, OSME,  PWGSC
Sarah Allin, Supply Officer, OSME,  PWGSC
Ravinder Rakhra, Regional Director, OSME,  PWGSC


Social Media: Love it – Hate it – But you better use it if you’re in business [Nov. 16, 2012]

Kyla Ray, Port+Quarter
Shauna Harper, LiveWorkPG.com & ConsciouslyCreative.com


Use Technology to Drive Your Business Success [Oct. 30, 2012]

Cheryl Cran, cherylcran.com
Amber Hayes, liftbusinesscoaching.com


Your Business Brand and PR [Oct. 17, 2012]

Elena Verlee, crossborderpr.com & prinyourpajamas
Annika Sibert, fusioncreative.ca


How to Use LinkedIn to Build Your Business [June 19, 2012]

Colin Parker, Red Giraffe Strategic Sales & Marketing, Kelowna
Carolyne Taylor, 24 Carrot Learning, Victoria


How to Juggle Motherhood and Entrepreneurship [May 23, 2012]

 Angela O’Brien, Esteem Lingerie, Kelowna
Julie Nowell, mom inc. MOVEMENT, Vancouver
Shauna Harper, ConsciouslyCreative.com, Prince George


What happens after the Federal Government agrees to buy my product or service? [Mar 7, 2012]

Sarah Allin, Communications Officer, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises
Scarlett Chan, Supply Officer, Public Works and Government Services Canada


Grow YOUR Business by Connecting to Corporate and Government Contracts [Mar 6, 2012]

Barbara Mowat, Impact Communications Ltd. & GroYourBiz.com, Vancouver
Betty Wood, WEConnect Canada , Toronto Margaret Ramsdale, Omega Uniform Systems, Vancouver


Twitter 101 [Feb 23, 2012]

Shauna Harper, businesstweety.com, Prince George
Cadi Jordan, Jordan Consulting, Vancouver


Understanding how to get Federal Contracts under $25,000 [Jan 18, 2012]

Sarah Allin, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises
MaryAnn McVeigh-Balsa, Pacific Region Public Works & Government Services Canada


Get the Best from Networking [Nov 15, 2011]

Ginger Brunner, Dynamic HR Solutions Inc., Shawnigan Lake
Rhonda Victoor, Incite Coaching, Kelowna


Is Group Buying Right for Your Business? [Nov 10, 2011]

Aryn Savard, The Goddess Movement, Chilliwack
Cathy Burrell, Cavern Consulting, White Rock


Get What YOU Want [Oct 18, 2011]

Carrie Gallant, Gallant Solutions Inc., Vancouver


Organizing Your Business for Success [Jun. 27, 2011]

Elizabeth Densmore, Office to Office, Vernon
Leona Lemdersi-Filali, Empowered Training Solutions & Mostafa Hair Design, North Vancouver
Fiona Prince, PrinceHeron Communications, Victoria


Work Life Balance [Jun. 8, 2011]

Amber Piche, MOTEAS, Kelowna
Charlene Levis, WorkLife Cafe, Kamloops


Business Communication with the Opposite Sex [Mar. 31, 2011]

Cathy Kuzel, The Connected Woman Felicia Lee, Ghost CEO


What's the big deal about cashflow? [Mar 17, 2011]

Marg Reid, Money Coach for Individuals and Small Business Pam Carey Nelson, Business Advisor, Financial Coach and author


Understanding the Request for Proposal Process and Federal Government Tenders [Feb. 22, 2011]

Lisa Banxachai, Stakeholder Engagement, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises
MaryAnn McVeigh-Balsa, Pacific Region Public Works & Government Services Canada


Understanding How to Sell Your Goods & Services to the Government of Canada [Feb. 8, 2011]

Lisa Banxachai, Stakeholder Engagement, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises
Christine Ford, Marketing Coordinator, Cartel Communication Systems Inc.


Are you Marketing 24/7? [Dec. 9, 2010]

Beth Page, Dream Catcher Consulting, Victoria
Sandra Miles, Miles Employment Group, Vancouver


Are you the best CEO you can be? [Dec 2, 2010]

Rhonda Margolis, RLM Learning Innovations Inc., Vancouver
Beth Page, Dream Catcher Consulting, Victoria


Using Social Media in Your Business [Nov 2010]

Lauren Bacon, Raised Eyebrow Web Studio, Inc, Vancouver
Annemarie Tempelman-Kluit, yoyomama, Vancouver


Finding Your Dream Customer [Mar 2010]

Sandra Wright, Accupro Trademark Services, Vancouver
Tami Reilly, Go Get Organized, Vancouver


Learning to Delegate [Mar 2010]

Kathleen Holmes, Gailforce Resources, Nelson
Pauline Penner, Simply Solutions, Victoria


Authentic Relationship Building [Feb 2010]

Beth Page, Dream Catcher Consulting, Victoria
Sandra Miles, Miles Employment Group, Vancouver


Social Media [Feb 2010]

Brenda Cadman, October 17 Media, Vancouver
Sarah McNeill, McNeill Nakamoto Recruitment Group, Vancouver
Jessica Rozitis, McNeill Nakamoto Recruitment Group, Vancouver


Time Management [Jan 2010]

Beth Page, Dream Catcher Consulting, Victoria
Pauline Penner, Simply Solutions, Victoria


Networking [Jun 2009]

Pat Nichol, Speaker, Author, Coach, Victoria
Rhonda Victoor, Incite Coaching, Kelowna

 

 

07/10/2014
YouTube - WECBritishColumbia

Women's Enterprise Centre's YouTube Channel! 
Founded in February 2005, YouTube allows billions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos.

05/24/2011
TED: Ideas Worth Spreading

TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design.  Since then its scope has become ever broader to include eight themes, including business.  On TED.com, there are more than 900 TEDTalks available for free!  Vidoes are less than 18 minutes.  Be sure to check out the TEDWomen section!

05/24/2011