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BBN - Mobile Marketing - Photos
Friday, August 05, 2011
In July, Shane Serra spoke to our members about mobile marketing, how it is an excellent way of getting your news out right now. Most people have smart phones, and mobile marketing is about utiliz ..
BBN - Sunny Side Up - Photos
Monday, July 25, 2011
Donna Douglas was our BBN speaker in June, giving an interesting presentation about her recent experience with copyright infringement. Donna had spent 8 years developing the Go Venture division of ..
BBN - 5 Website Mistakes that can Torpedo Your Business - Photos
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Scott Gingrich of Piggybank Technology was our May BBN speaker, and he gave a very informative presentation about easily made website mistakes that can have a huge impact on a business. Domain  ..
BBN - Cutting Edge Web Video - Photos
Tuesday, May 03, 2011
Larry Hurd from Manic Media was our BBN speaker in April, speaking about the best way of including video in your marketing and social media planning. From testimonials to how-to videos, Larry note ..
BBN - 3 Secrets to Better Public Speaking - Photos
Monday, March 21, 2011
Jacques Brunet was our March BBN speaker, and he helped attendees to better understand public speaking. He started out by noting that the elements of all great presentations are: A clear purpos ..
BBN - How Are You Programmed for Success? - Photos
Monday, February 14, 2011
Rich Grof was our February speaker, asking members to look at how they've been programmed by society and culture, and to consider how that mindset can affect their success. Rich encouraged attende ..
BBN - Volunteering - Photos
Monday, January 10, 2011
Joanne Davison from The Hair Prosthesis Centre was the first BBN speaker for 2011, and she kicked off the new year with an inspirational message about volunteering. Her mother planted a seed when  ..
BBN - Properly Handling Workplace Accidents - Photos
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
Randy Dignard of Industrial Safety Trainers was our December BBN speaker, helping to educate local businesses about the proper way of handling and reporting workplace accidents. Randy noted that e ..
BBN - Sustainability. Where can I buy it? - Photos
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
Iain Robertson of RePower Canada Inc. gave a very sobering presentation about sustainability and planning for the future. He explained that we are all bombarded with the sustainability message dai ..
BBN - Questions to Ask Before You Advertise - Photos
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
Gary Fleming of Town Planner Your Community Calendar was our speaker in October, and he gave attendees his insights on selecting the right advertising type, focusing your ads, and tracking your re ..
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