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Connections: Expand Your Network

Thu April 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am


Due to the current situation pertaining to COVID-19, we have make the decision to cancel this seminar.

Presenter: Nicole Fontaine, World Trade Centre Winnipeg

Professional networking is an important element to growing your business. However, this doesn’t always come naturally to entrepreneurs. This seminar will help you gain valuable information about networking opportunities as well as tips and tricks to enhance and grow your professional network.

Attendee will learn the following:
1. The art of professional networking
2. Refine your sales pitch to improve its effectiveness
3. Improve your approach to tradeshows
4. Reach and retain new clients

Nicole Fontaine is the Liaison Officer at the World Trade Centre Winnipeg. She brings over 30 years of experience in helping to connect Manitobans with local business resources and opportunities with the goal of seeing them success professionally.

Nicole owned and operated a family Child Care Centre for over 9 years and then coached non-profit organisations to set up their Early Learning and Child Care facilities in their communities.
She has a passion for networking and team building. Nicole holds a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Psychology and Sociology and a minor in Political Sciences from the Université de Saint-Boniface. She also holds a Public Administration certificate from Red River College. Nicole also serves on the Economic Developers Association of Manitoba board of directors and is active with French Toast, a Toastmaster International Club.

This seminar is available for remote participants via webinar (i.e., from a computer, tablet or smartphone). Please choose “Online” at registration. The day before the event, we will send you a confirmation email with the link to join the seminar online.

Online registration will close at 12:00 p.m. the business day prior to the event. To register past this deadline, contact us at 204.253.4888.

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Thu April 23
9:30 am - 11:30 am
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WTC Winnipeg
219 Provencher Blvd
Winnipeg, MB R2H 0G4 Canada


WTC Winnipeg