Upcoming: Donate and Learn Social Media Workshop


godaddy ad 3Would you like to support a great cause and learn about search and social media marketing?


Join us, Tuesday May 28 at 6pm and learn from ABC News, Google Canada and Green Lotus search engine and social media marketing experts. The Donate & Learn Workshop is FREE with a donation to the YWCA Toronto Girls’ Center!


Leading Online Marketing Experts will speak about social media marketing, search engine marketing, SEO and finding a balance in your online marketing strategy. Speakers will provide industry best practices to better manage your online marketing strategy, improve brand awareness and your bottom line.


Register and make your donation on the Donate & Learn Website: http://greenlotus.ca/workshop 

Limited spots are available – Register now and reserve yours!


100% of donations will go to the YWCA Girl’s Center – a judgment free and supportive environment for young women to start building their futures. The YWCA Girls’ Center members are media savvy, fearless future leaders. Join us in supporting members of the Girls’ Center become exactly who they’d like to be!


Whether just starting to plan an online marketing strategy or deep into implementation; the Donate & Learn Workshop will provide the knowledge, strategies and networking opportunities needed to improve online marketing results, and take your businesses to the next level!


For further information visit YWCA Donate & Learn – Search and Social Media Workshop.


Workshop Sponsors: GoDaddy.com, Toronto Star’s NewInHomes.com, Epic Cruises and Big3 Video Marketing Agency.


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Snow Day Contest

Pasted_Image_13-02-08_6_19_PMWow!  We finally have snow!  I hope you’re enjoying (or enjoyed) our Twitter Party on “SnowDay!”.  I’m amazed at all the amazing prizes we’ve collected in just a couple hours!  It’s a great way to connect with other local businesses!

We are so excited about all of the snow, that we’ve come up with a great idea for a contest!  Get outside this weekend and have some fun in the snow before it all melts!  I heard they’re calling for rain on Sunday or Monday !


How to enter:

1. Build a snow sculpture that represents your business.

2. Take a picture

3. Email it to contest(at)thebizclub.ca by Tues. Feb 12th at midnight.

4. All photos will be posted on our blog on Wed. Feb 13th.

5. Get your friends to vote for your photo by leaving a comment on the blog page.

The business with the most votes will get first year of Online Membership for FREE!


We only had one entry!  So, congrats to Kal Makawy from Baba Good Nosh Catering in Newmarket! Check out the amazing snow cinnamon bun!


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Networking Fun at The Funnery Play Park and Cafe

YRSBiz came together last week for a Business Mix and Mingle.  It was great to see some familiar faces and meet new ones too.  A big THANK YOU to Julia from The Funnery Play Park and Cafe for hosting the event.

YRSBiz Business Mix and Mingle at The Funnery Play Park and Cafe in Newmarket, ON

The Funnery Play Park and  Cafe located in Newmarket, ON is set up so that parents sit in an elegant café setting, enjoying a smooth, satisfying drink and a healthy, made-from-scratch treat, while their children laugh and play for hours on a state-of-the art 12,500 cubic foot playground!

Check out our Events Page for upcoming business-related events including a Twitter Party, YRSBiz Monthly Business Networking Meeting, a seminar on Social Media and Blogging and Brainstorm for Business Workshop and social events coming up in Jun


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