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October 3, 17 & 18

Marketing Strategy Speaker Series

Location: Moeger Resources, Board Room
Address: Unit 205A, 1803 60 St SE
Time: 9-12 pm

Women in Construction – Marketing Strategy Workshops

Join in on this special workshop series exclusively designed for women in business.
Three workshops covering 9 key areas of marketing will be held this fall. Take one workshop or all three to get what you need to grow your business.
Sales is closing the business; marketing is getting the business. Participants will follow a step-by-step process to build their own strategic marketing plan of action.

Cost: $89 for each workshop or $197 for all three.

Seating is limited. Bring a business colleague for ½ price!


For further information contact:   or call Elaine at  5887 -581-5533


Tuesday, October 13

Haskayne Hour | Inside the crisis bubble: Keys to survival

Location: University of Calgary Downtown Campus
Address: 906 - 8th Avenue SW
Time: 7:15 - 8:30 a.m.

All organizations will face a crisis at some point. Surviving a crisis and mitigating the impact depend on planning, execution and post-crisis reflection.

In this session Giana Manes, President & CEO of ENMAX Corporation and Anne Kleffner, Professor of Risk Management and Insurance at the Haskayne School of Business will look inside the crisis bubble.

Cost: $35

For further information contact:



Wednesday, October 14

Valuing Your Business

Location: Hurdman & Associates Financial Solutions Inc.
Address: 40 Sunpark Plaza SE, Suite 222
Time: 6:30PM-8:00PM

Shamez Kassam, of Raymond James, and Clark Schow of Craig Law, cordially invite you to a seminar on Valuing Your Business. Robert Doran, CA, CBV, CFA, Partner, Advisory Services, KPMG, who is a business valuation expert will discuss the valuation process, valuation principles, and how to position your business to attract maximum value.

Cost: Free


For further information contact: Alanna Meyer at (403) 571-8960 or



Thursday, October 15

Career Transition Roundtable

Location: The Ranchmen's Club
Address: 710 - 13 Avenue SW (free underground parking)
Time: 8:30 am to 11:00 am

A practical workshop for people in career transition. A confidential opportunity to discuss the challenges with career transition and to be inspired and empowered with career transition tips that will ensure success for the top job.

Dress code is business casual - no jeans.

Cost: $232.65

Register at:


For further information contact:



Thursday, October 15

"Bullying at the C Level"

Location: Enbridge Learning Forum
Address: 2nd floor, 425 – 1 Street SW
Time: 7:30 – 9:00 AM Doors open at 7:00 AM

Vince Aliberti, PhD and Wilma Slenders, PhD help participants learn how to distinguish between "bullying" and "harassment", how to diagnose, prevent and take action when bullied and how bullying behavior impacts the bottom line.

Cost: SCN Members – free | Non-Members - $45 + GST

For further information or to register:  Call Sandra Hand at 403-217-2989, or visit website:


Thursday, October 15

Calgary Residential Rental Association Seminar and Luncheon

Location: Hotel Blackfoot-Main Ballroom    
Address: 5940 Blackfoot Trail SE
Time:  Seminar: 9am-11am - Luncheon: 11:30am-1pm

Seminar:  “Dealing with Difficult Tenants-Creating the Right Paper Trail-from Documentation to Court Presentation”
Presented by: Kelly O’Connor of Western Securities and Brad Longeway and Sabrina Wilson of Serv-It Bailiff Services

Luncheon: “Coaching for Impact: Taking your Team to the Next Level!”
Keynote Speaker: Amy Lister-Director, Principal Coach and Consultant with ALL Intuit Coaching



For further information contact: Calgary Residential Rental Association at 403-265-6055 or email

Friday, October 23

Can Mompreneurs Really "Have It All"? – Small Group Strategy Session

Location: CBG Wine Consulting Board Room
Address: Suite 23, 1420 9th Avenue SE
Time: 7pm - 10pm

Do you sacrifice one area of your life for success in another area?

This event will give you the 3 keys to "Having It All":

• Time with your kids
• Passion with your man
• A body of health
• A thriving business

Wine, cheese & networking included. Only a few spots left!

Cost: $25 per person + tax


For further information contact: Christine Lumgair 403-991-1991

Friday, October 30

SLAM: Stress Less, Achieve More

Location: Results Canada
Address: 1040 - 7th Ave SW, Suite 210
Time: 9:00am- 4:00pm

Too much to do' in too little time and a constant sense of 'information overload'? This dynamic workshop will focus on your habits, choices, actions, attention and energy as well as project-planning and the art of converting your 'to-do list' into actions. This is a practical workshop to help you increase productivity, reduce stress, and gain greater control and clarity in your work and life.

Cost: $425.00 (includes workbook, e-book and lunch)

Website: | to register:

For further information contact: Jessica Thorburn, 604-785-1176,