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October is training month!

Good communications helps your bottom line. You have news to share, a story to tell, and so many ways to share it. Join us for one these communications workshops this month to make your company’s communications clear, effective and engaging.

  • October 10: Communications Planning for Small Business Success, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm at Selkirk College
  • October 15: Communications for Small Business Success, 10:00 am – 11:00 am, at Community Futures Central Kootenay, in Nelson. Free!
  • October 17: Media Relations for Small Business Success, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm at Selkirk College


Blog posts help spread the news

I had the opportunity to write a blog post about the new owners of a local yoga studio for Imagine Kootenay, and you could say it was an easy stretch. Thanks to Heather and Ryan for making their story so easy to share!

Communications for Small Business Workshop coming to Kimberley and Fernie

Hey business people of Kimberley and Fernie! Community Futures East Kootenay has partnered with the Kimberley Chamber of Commerce and the Fernie Chamber of Commerce to host my workshop Communications for Small Business Success. We’re in Kimberley on June 27 and Fernie June 28. Come join us to learn how to share your story with your customers and clients. 

https://www.e-know.ca/regions/east-kootenay/collaboration-aids-small-business-training/

Join Me for a Lunch & Learn

I’m hosting a lunch and learn with the Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce in Nelson, BC, on May 31. Join us from 11:30 – 1:00 pm. The session will highlight communications and media relations that business owners should find very useful. It’s just $25 and includes a light lunch. For registration contact info@discovernelson.com or call (250) 352-3433.

Provincial Champions at Junior Dragons’ Den 

My chance to boast! Proud that my daughter won first place in the provincial championship of young entrepreneurs, Junior Dragons’ Den! Check out her custom jewelry business, Selkirk Seaglass.

Kootenay Business Magazine Talks Communications

A little media exposure is a good thing. Read a profile of Firelight Communications at Kootenay Business magazine online.

Junior Dragons’ Den Encourages Young Entrepreneurs 

Running a business might run in the family. So proud of my daughter who came in second in the Junior Dragons’ Den regional competition. Now she’s off to the finals in May!

 

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