Oceanside Women's Business Network
May 21, 2019
June OWBN Meeting
Annual General Meeting
How time flies! It’s the last meeting of the year! C’mon out and connect before the summer break. And of course, it’s time to elect the Board for 2019-2020.
May 21, 2019
Power of the Inbox
Email marketing is and continues to be one of the most effective forms of digital marketing for a small business or organization. Robyn Quinn will cover the best practices and trends as well as how to design an email to get results!
April 16, 2019
Our Wise Women of 2019:
Valerie Gunn and Joan LeMoine
For over 20 years, OWBN has celebrated wise women with a special evening dedicated to special women in the Oceanside community — women we are honoured to know and privileged to learn from.
March 19, 2019
Using Social Media to Market your Business – the Times They are a-Changin’!
Brenda Burch, President of Social Media is not Simple, will explore the latest developments with the leading social networks – Facebook and Instagram – and how they should collaborate. She’ll also share her viewpoint on the future of social media.
February 19, 2019
What if? And other questions to drive your business forward.
We’re thrilled to have Paul Abra, Certified Executive Coach, join us on February 19th.
Paul is the Founder and Lead Coach at Motivated Coaching where their mission is to “inspire and motivate individuals to fulfill their dreams in their businesses, in their careers and in themselves.”
In his talk, Paul will provide some examples from his experience as an Executive Coach and business owner to demonstrate the importance of asking questions of yourself and others who work in your business and, more importantly, asking the right questions.
Whether they are questions to drive your business forward or questions to foster growth of your staff and colleagues, the way we ask questions can push us forward or hold us back.
January 15, 2019
Vitality, Health & Happiness for the Busy Professional Woman
Women’s health expert, Lisa Leger, from Parksville Pharmasave says Yes! Yes! Yes! Join us for a frank discussion which will focus on natural solutions to difficulties related to health issues that surface regularly for women.
December 11, 2018
Little Black Dress 2018: A Classic Christmas Party
‘Tis the season to celebrate! The more the merrier! Bring a guest — your spouse/significant other, a friend or family member. Enjoy a special buffet dinner, dance music, and plenty of fun and frivolity!
November 20, 2018
Start Now to Make 2019 Your Best Year Ever!
November is a great time to start planning for the upcoming year. In Deb Alcadinho’s presentation, you’ll learn how to set up yourself and your business for success. Whether you’re a business owner, sales or career professional, you’ll gain valuable insight into planning for a successful 2019.
October 16, 2018
Be Prepared: The Importance of Emergency First Aid/CPR Skills in Your Business & Your Life
Leanne Henley of Life Skills First Aid will be our presenter for the evening. She’ll discuss the reasons why each of us should take a first aid course. She’ll share her own life experiences to demonstrate the value of being prepared with first aid knowledge and skills. Plus she’ll also discuss how to prepare for emergencies such as wild fires and earthquakes.
September 18, 2018
Exploring Our Personality Types
To create stronger, more meaningful working relationships
Using the Otter, Beaver, Lion, Golden Retriever personality test, let’s discover our predominant personality traits and share with each other in our OWBN community. There’s sure to be some ah-ha’s and some laughs in this interactive presentation with Sheila Leclerc!