This morning I had the opportunity to attend the first ever Rogers Talks Series at the Kitchener Conference Center. If you haven’t heard of this new series, Rogers is hosting multiple talks across Canada this month to celebrate Small Business Month. Speakers and thought leaders present ideas and actionable tips to help keep small businesses competitive. It’s not only informative, but a great networking opportunity.
This morning’s speakers included Ron DeRuyter, Business Editor at the Waterloo Region Record; Linda Ockwell-Jenner, Entrepreneur and Professional Networker; Ben Kelly, Account Director LinkedIn Canada; and Scott Wilson, CEO, Rankhigher.ca. All gave extremely insightful tips and advice from their field of expertise. Here are some of my key takeaways: