Weekly Webinar Roundup – 5/11/2020


WEEK 5/11/2020


Return to Work Webinar: Employment Law and COVID-19 – 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday 5/13/2020

This Webinar will be featuring a team of lawyers from the law firm Fasken, who will provide information and advice on how to respond to changes employers are facing and how to properly prepare for the ‘new normal’ in the post-pandemic landscape.

Topics to be covered will include:

  • Temporary layoffs and recalling of employees
  • Temporary reduction in employee compensation
  • How to respond if an employee tests positive for COVID-19
  • Ensuring compliance with workplace health and safety obligations
  • Current impacts of COVID-19 on immigration applications and work permits

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Marketing in a Crisis Webinar – 11:00 a.m. on Thursday 5/14/2020

All indicators show that there are challenging days ahead, which means marketing for small businesses matters more than ever. It’s time to be proactive and attempt to drive results. eLearning University is going to focus this webinar on how to strategically market during a crisis, topics will include:

  • Finding your competitive advantage
  • Messaging that works & what to avoid
  • Where to focus efforts
  • How to drive impact

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*Use the coupon code ‘TOTA’ for free access*


Tourism Industry Town Hall Webinar – 1:00 p.m. on Thursday 5/14/2020

Tourism Kelowna is hosting a Tourism Industry Town Hall Webinar featuring renowned Okanagan tourism industry leaders in Lisanne Ballantyne, Tourism Kelowna President & CEO, Glenn Mandziuk, Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association President & CEO, and Krista Mallory, Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission Manager.
The Webinar presents an opportunity for tourism-related businesses to hear insights from each organization on their efforts surrounding business recovery and to understand more about available resources and enrolling in COVID-19 relief programs. Interested participants are welcome to submit questions by 12:00 pm on May 12th for consideration of the panelists. Submit questions at the Registration address.

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WEEK 5/4/2020


How to Use the CEWS Calculator

Jenn Bogwald, CPA, CA, Partner and Business Advisor for MNP provides hands-on guidance for properly utilizing the CEWS Calculator on the Canada Revenue Agency website. Jenn has a wealth of experience assisting owner-managed businesses in a wide variety of industries.



NowMedia Group Business Matters Webinar

Rob Cupello, VP of Business Development for NowMedia Group, was joined by industry leaders Ingrid Jarrett (BC Hotel Association), Michael J Ballingall (Big White Ski Resort), and Miles Prodan (BC Wine Institute) to discuss the current opportunity presented to the tourism industry to pivot and adapt to cultivate a new tourism reality.



Reputation Management Webinar

This webinar, presented by Deirdre Campbell, Managing Director, Canada for Beattie Tartan talked through the critical steps our tourism and hospitality businesses should take to build and maintain a trusted brand image during a global crisis.



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