22 results for author: SarahFord


Navigating the world of social media: How to build an online community

3-4 p.m. Session Whether you are using social media for fun or for your professional life, this session will cover how to become more engaged online with your community. This session is for anyone looking to discover how to promote your ideas, causes close to your heart, or your business online through the experience of a professional blogger and media personality. Presenter: Rhonda Massad It is with dedication, heart and boundless energy that master connector, Rhonda Massad can be seen all over the West Island, camera in tow, meeting new people, covering local events, highlighting people, businesses and charities. Rhonda always brings a ...

Protecting yourself online: Staying safe in a digital world

2-3 p.m. Session Are you curious about staying safe in our digital world and protecting your online security, privacy, and reputation? This interactive and informative workshop will explore these topics and more, helping you navigate your digital life and use technology responsibly. Presenter: Callayna Bajer Callayna Bajer was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario and moved to Montreal in 2013 to study at Concordia University. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Human Environment and Urban Studies. During her last year of university Callayna took an internship course which led her to TELUS, and began working at TELUS right away after ...

Going beyond your comfort zone: Tips and tricks to improve your business skills

3-4 p.m. Session What skill professionally would you like to learn or improve? Whether it be negotiating a raise, presenting your ideas, or navigating work relationships, this session will cover how to go outside your comfort zone at work. Presenter: Émilie Nollet Émilie Nollet is completing a Ph.D. in business administration HEC Montréal and a project management certification at Montreal chapter’s of PMI. She specializes in organisational development, corporate social responsibility and social inclusion through entrepreneurship. She’s a founder of ÉAU, a business in social innovation in the field of precision agriculture, which she ...

Women Entrepreneurs: Bringing your ideas to life

2-3 p.m. Session Do you have a great business idea that you want to share with the world but do not know where to begin? Are you starting a business and would like to learn more about what to do? This session will cover the important things to consider and show you how you can take this step. Presenter: Frédérique Lissoir Frédérique Lissoir is an entrepreneur and a lawyer. Co-founder of Propulsio 360° business consultants since 2015, she specializes in organizing her clients’ creativity and managing their growth. Frédérique has helped build a large number of companies in various fields such as technology, social economy and other ...

West Island Women’s Forum

Participants can choose to attend just one session or any number of the sessions throughout the week On Saturday March 13, 2021, the West Island Women’s Centre will launch the West Island Women's Forum. Throughout the week (March 14 to 17), we will hold daily webinars and online discussion forums that will cover a range of topics related to supporting women during this new reality. Digital Launch of the West Island Women's ForumSaturday, March 13, 2021: Welcome messages, information, and resources will become available on March 13th. Then, throughout the week (March 14 to 17), we will hold daily webinars and online discussion forums that ...

New Moms Online Support Group – Fall 2021 Dates

Join us for our monthly online support group for new moms. Come talk, share, and connect with other new moms. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

WIWC Marks Volunteer Appreciation Week

We would like to thank all our volunteers who give their time, support, and dedication to our mission.