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Jun
2
Tue
June 2 Webinar | Strength in Numbers: Cybersecurity @ Webinar
Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
June 2 Webinar | Strength in Numbers: Cybersecurity @ Webinar

Join us on June 2 to have your questions answered by an expert in privacy law!

Working from home might be the safest option for your employees and clients right now, but are you taking the right steps to ensure it’s also a secure option?

On June 2, we’re hosting privacy consultant, Marilyn Sing, to share how you can maintain the privacy of your customers’ and employees’ personal information.

Marilyn will outline BC’s Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA) to cover:

  •  COVID-19-related guidance released from the BC Privacy Commissioner’s office
  • Secure video conferencing – is that Zoom screenshot okay?
  • How you can comply with PIPA
  • Other privacy tips

June 2 | 2pm to 3pm PT | Free webinar

Facilitators:
• Kerrilee Auger, Skills Development Manager, Women’s Enterprise Centre
• Danielle Hofer, Training & Outreach Officer, Women’s Enterprise Centre

Panelist: Marilyn Sing, CIPP/C, Principal Consultant, IPP Consulting

You’re in charge! Submit your questions in advance>>

Jun
10
Wed
June 10 Webinar | Social Media: Save Time Using a Content Calendar
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
June 10 Webinar | Social Media: Save Time Using a Content Calendar

June 10 | 10am to 11am PT | Free webinar

Just as social media can represent a huge opportunity to connect with your customers, it also has the potential to eat up a lot of your time.

A social media content calendar can help you deliver content that engages your followers while saving time in the process.

On June 10 we’re hosting social media consultant, Jennifer Kolbuc, who will share her own 12-month content calendar and teach you how to use it!
You’ll get a copy of Jennifer’s content calendar template, plus we’ll talk about:

  •  Why a Content Calendar is a must for your business
  • How to plan out your content
  • Tips for images
  • Scheduling tools for social media

Join us on June 10 to have your questions answered by a social media expert, and make sure the time you spend on social is a worthwhile investment!

Facilitator: Danielle Hofer, Training & Outreach Officer, Women’s Enterprise Centre

Panelists:

Jun
18
Thu
June 18 Webinar | Mentors Matter: How to Become One & How to Get One @ Webinar
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
June 18 Webinar | Mentors Matter: How to Become One & How to Get One @ Webinar

If you’re thinking about being a mentor or a mentee, then join us on June 18 to hear what the experience is like on both sides of a mentoring relationship!
Women’s Enterprise Centre (WEC) and Island Women in Science and Technology (iWIST) are bringing together a panel of experienced mentors and mentees for a discussion about mentorship for women entrepreneurs and women in STEM.

Mentoring can help you gain confidence, fast-track your skill development and build your support network to grow your business or career.
In this FREE interactive session, we’ll chat about:

  • The types of mentoring and how to tap into programs
  • What makes a great mentor, and who should become one
  • Signs you might be ready to connect with a mentor
  • Best practices for mentoring relationships

Plus, our panelists will share their inspirational stories about how mentoring has impacted their own lives!
June 18 | 10am to 11am PT | Free webinar

Facilitator: Dawn McCooey, Business Advisor and Entrepreneur in Residence, Women’s Enterprise Centre
Panelists: