BACD Event

Digital Durham Symposium 2019 showcases digital trends for small business

Taking place at the Centennial Building in Whitby, Digital Durham Symposium 2019 was a great success. At this sold out 1/2 day conference, speakers explained the future of digital marketing for small business and how effective it is for ANY business. Digital Durham Symposium Speakers Simon Rodrigue, Staples Canada Megan Kimmerer and Suzanne Hicks, Geekspeak…

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May Up! Sales Video with Neville Joffe

Neville Joffe Headshot

Meet Neville Joffe, Author, Executive Educator, Business Coach, Financial Literacy Expert. Having retired from AME Learning after more than 20 years since starting the company, he is back to spending his time and passion (under the Bizwisdom banner), teaching business executives, managers and entrepreneurs how to understand the financial implications of their decisions, always with…

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Join us for June’s Up Sales to meet serial entrepreneur Mark Stewart

This month we have Mark Stewart, President and Chief Innovation officer at wonderMakr. During this session, you will be given tools, strategies and ideas that you can apply to your sales strategy and make a difference right away, but most of all- Be INSPIRED to Knock down Doors and Grow Your Business. Presentation title:…

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She Means Business networking event a great success!

On Tuesday, April 23rd the ladies of Durham Region came out to see build relationships, connect and support each other at this networking event. Denise Branton, local female Barrister & Solicitor and Owner of Branton Law was our guest speaker. She gave us her top tips for building your business and learning through our own…

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Join us to hear May Up! Sales Talks Presenter Neville Joffe

Join us this month to hear Neville Joffe, Author, Executive Educator, Business Acumen Training and Financial Literacy Expert. This presentation was developed for the Up! event. Neville attended last month’s UP Sales presentation and created a presentation just for us entitled ‘An Ace Up Your Sleeve’ – How to manage the highs, lows, ups and…

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BACD Launches New Business Bootcamp

This new bootcamp is on Saturday March 23rd and is for anyone who is looking for answers to how to start a business. This 1-day course is perfect if you want to start and grow your part time business or take it full time. It’s an opportunity to work ON your business and plan your…

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January 2019’s Up Practical Sales Talks Video

Mitchell & Whale Insurance

Guest Presenter was local business owner Adam Mitchell, President of Mitchell & Whale Insurance Brokers. Adam is the 3rd generation Mitchell and took over the family brokerage in 2009. Adam will shared his story of how he has grown the business organically over 1000%, while still maintaining a strong retention of existing customers. Last year the brokerage grew…

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