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POWER Lunch Series

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You're invited to join us on the last Tuesday of every month as we serve up POWER Lunch featuring workshops from selected members to deliver expertise you can use to grow your business.

Our POWER Lunch leaders will walk you through information on a range of business topics, offer key takeaways, and answer your questions.

Many thanks to our POWER Lunches Series sponsor: BOYNECLARKE LLP

  • When: Monthly  networking will take place from 11:30am-12pm with presentations from 12-1:30pm
  • Where:  BOYNECLARKE office, 99 Wyse Road, Suite 600, Dartmouth 
    *unless otherwise noted below* 
  • Cost: $15 + HST for members; $25 +HST for non members 
    *This includes fresh lunch, tea, coffee and dessert*

Register now!

Interested in delivering a workshop? We invite members to submit a proposal during our call for proposals in the fall

January 29, 2019 » Questions about income tax and investing you were too afraid to ask. 

This is for all women entrepreneurs. Join us for a fun and interactive workshop to discuss and gain confidence about your personal taxes, effective income management, and the five principles of investing for women.

Johanna Nesbitt and Ann Ragbir |RBC
February 26, 2019 » Where your business and family law intersect: Family law issues related to owning your own business

Join a panel discussion with BOYNECLARKE LLP (our 2019 Power Lunch sponsor) to discuss compensating family members; shareholder agreements; prenuptial agreements and more. Featuring lawyers: Alex Barnes, Family Law; Jessica Chapman, Family Law and Amy Gibson Saab, Business Law. 

Panel Discussion|BOYNECLARKE LLP

March 26, 2019 » Networking strategies for entrepreneurs 

We are looking to elevate our awesomeness by engaging in this interactive workshop on powerful networking techniques that will result in meaningful connections. 

Tisha Parker Kemp|ShiftED Academy

April 30, 2019 » Content is king: How to maximize marketing copy to promote your business

Do you know the Three R Approach to Writing? Recycle, Reuse and Repurpose. Join us for a strategic planning session on creating great marketing content and practical tips for getting it done!

Gina Brown|Brainstorm Communications 

May 28, 2019  » Attraction and retention of top talent for start ups 

Are you ready to hire your first employee? Did you know it is very costly to lose an employee? Susan will take us through the process to increase the quality of your candidate pool and how to keep your new hires!

Susan Power|Power HR 

June 25, 2019 » Elevate your exposure: How to use video marketing in your social media strategy

Video marketing is a powerful tool that can help a business increase its viability, grow a loyal audience and attract more customers to their business. But it's constantly evolving. The purpose of this Power Lunch is to teach entrepreneurs what they need to know before adding video to their marketing strategy. 

Denise Alison|Stratigro Business Consulting Ltd.

July 30, 2019 » Finding your business power score

Join Heather to drill down on your business with a tool for scoring your business strengths and weaknesses. The BMIQ (Business Model IQ) puts a lens on your business to find hot spots that need your attention, as well as strengths to protect. These insights help you find your business strategy and target resources to what’s working and what’s not.

Heather Marriott|Revenue Management Ltd. 
August 27, 2019 » Amplify: Change your relationship with money 

There is a clear and predictable relationship between people and their money.  Increase your knowledge about eh Canadian financial landscape and the core values that make up our beliefs around money.  Walk away with a 90 day action plan!

April Stroink|Blackstar Group 
September 24, 2019 » Grow yourself, grow your business 

The one thing that consistently contributes to the success of a business and its growth is leadership.  A leader needs to know who they are, how they show up and how they optimize themselves in the application of their leadership style.  Learn about 8 essential leadership tactics and develop your action plan.

Lisa Haydon | Pivotal Coaching Inc. 
October 29, 2019 » Creating effective training for your employees 

This workshop will highlight the best practices in applying lean methodology in creating training and implementation plans to develop a productive environment and make the right investments in your employees.

Jo-anne Stone |The Stone Group 
November 26, 2019 » Engage! A tactical approach to customer service

Organizations and people who believe in service excellence make things rights, and want to see their customers come back again.  Learn strategies for Quality Customer Service leading to Real Competitive Edge.

Susan Gorveatte| Gorveatte Consulting
December 10, 2019 » How to pivot with purpose 

Discuss how to build company agility – a key success factor for scaling and growth.

Lori Anne Jones |Shift Strategies Change Consulting 

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