SHIFTING YOUR MINDSET, SEEING OPPORTUNITY
Charlotte Ferreux, CEO of Thrive Coaching & Consulting, will examine the mindset needed to adapt, pivot, and change during this precarious time.
WHAT YOU CAN DO RIGHT NOW TO BUILD A RESILIENT BUSINESS
Basin Business Advisors Program Manager and long-time entrepreneur, Alison Bjorkman draws on her experience to help business owners identify next steps and tools to help their business.
LEVERAGE TECHNOLOGY TO DECREASE COSTS AND INCREASE SALES
John Leishman, one of Canada’s leading experts in digital transformation technology, looks at how to leverage technology and take advantage of digital innovation to adapt to a changing marketplace.
How to attend:
This panel discussion will be held virtually using Zoom video conferencing on Monday, October 19th at 12:00 PM P.S.T. To join, go to this link (https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81108280718) a few minutes prior to the event start time.
About our Panelist
Alison Bjorkman, Basin Business Advisors Program Manager
Alison Bjorkman has over 30 years of diverse business activity, including currently operating a business with her husband in Creston. Her consideration for the day-to-day reality of business operations is paramount when working with business people. She believes in finding actionable solutions based on fundamental business practices that consider the goals and strengths of the business owners. Alison has worked for Community Futures Central Kootenay for seven years, of that, two years with the Basin Business Advisors Program. Full bio.
Charlotte Ferreux, Thrive Coaching & Consulting CEO
As CEO of Thrive Coaching & Consulting (Thrive), Charlotte Ferreux and her team provide High Performance Coaching, leadership training, and tools to clients globally, in person, and through an online digital brand. Thrive’s approach is unique in its ability to help individuals and organizations shift from the inside-out, working with organizations, to help implement changes to the core. Not only does Thrive help leaders develop and duplicate strong leadership, they also create customized people-processes for sustainable long-term change. Charlotte Ferreux has a background in the restaurant, retail, and fashion industry. She has managed and consulted for billion-dollar organizations including Lululemon Athletica. She is the Vice Chair for the Community Futures Central Kootenay Board of Directors and representative for the region on the Community Futures British Columbia Board of Directors. Full bio.
John Leishman, Managing Director, Tursa Group
John Leishman is a regular presenter on technology at the Accounting Symposium of Canada and has also spoken for Tec Canada, and the Entrepreneurs Organization, the world’s most influential community of entrepreneurs. He is an expert at assessing and implementing digital technology solutions for small, medium, and large companies across diverse sectors such as fashion design, finance, and construction.