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Entrepreneurship 101: Are you interested in one day starting your own business?

May 14th: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Join us at i-onCONNECT Technologies Inc.from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm for an insightful evening, to learn from the experiences of  well-established speakers about their journeys to success and what steps are needed to achieve your dream of becoming a successful entrepreneur.

This event is a part of the Burnaby Board of Trade's Access Student Career Development Program | |


Professional Development Workshop - "Transitioning from Student to Professional: Tips and Techniques to Driving Career Success"

In this workshop soon-to-graduate students will have the opportunity to learn from a variety of professionals from different sectors, on how to successfully launch your career. From soft skills to sector insights this is a must attend workshop for post-secondary students.

May 22nd: 5:30 to 8:00 pm

Burnaby Neighbourhood House

4460 Beresford Street, Burnaby

Contact Tessa at to register.


What the heck is a case competition? with Renee Chau |BBOT Boardroom |201-4555 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC

March 21st, 2019 | 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Case competitions are a great way to hone your business chops, build teamwork capacity, practice presentation and get brownie points on your resume,. If you are planning on participating in the Access Case Competition and you want to find out more about how to deliver a winning presentation than you need to come to this workshop. The actual competition will take place in April (tbc) but this workshop will help individuals and teams get ready.

Renee Chau is IT Project Manager at Telus, a mentor in the Access program and a seasoned Case Competition Coach.

Branding YOU

Communicating your brand in the digital age

February 19th, 2019 | 5:30 to 7:00 pm | BBOT Boardroom |201-4555 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC

As a young professional your digital footprint is already everywhere. Find out what you need to do to make a lasting, game changing impression in the digital world. What is your brand? Why do you need to have a brand? What is one thing you want people to remember about you? Whether face to face, through social networks or by phone or email, your communications say everything about you. This workshop will help you develop your successful “YOU” brand no matter where you are at with your career!  

Contact Tessa to register.




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