Aboriginal Business Week 2024, Jan 29th – Feb 2nd

Showcase Your Place!

🕘 Select a time that works for you (email programs@naaba.ca)
📍 Your Place of Business
👤 Certified Full Members

Showcase Your Place” – Certified Full Members will have the opportunity to host an open house for other Certified Full Members as a means of engaging
and connecting. NAABA will promote the time and location of your open house.

How you represent yourself is entirely up to you, for example events such tours, meet & greets, presentations, and demonstrations are a few options. Available dates are January 29th – February 2nd

Also, please note from noon till 1 there will be info sessions and Lunch & Learns happening both virtually and at the NAABA office. You may want to avoid these times if possible. Included below is a quick form to secure your spot.

Note: For those of you who have already confirmed please use the attached form to secure the time and date

“Showcase Your Space!” Sign-Up

You can also register by contacting Rosmarie (programs@naaba.ca)

State of the Organization – Where we go from here!

🕙 Jan 29th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
📍 NAABA Office, 9917 Biggs Ave
👤 Certified Full Members, Artisan Members

Sandy Sanderson, NAABA President will present our Certified Full and Artisan Members with an overview of the current state of the organization and how we see NAABA moving forward. 

IG Wealth Management – Risk Management, Using Life, Disability and Critical Illness Insurance

🕘 Jan 30th, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
📍 Virtual, link will be sent
👤 Certified Full Members

Matt Pate, B.Mgmt, RRC, CFP with IG Wealth Management will discuss Risk Management, Using Life, Disability and Critical Illness Insurance to manage risk and build and preserve wealth for incorporated business owners.

Member Experience Info Session I

🕘 Jan 30th, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
📍 NAABA Office, 9917 Biggs Ave
👤 Certified Full Members

This will be a Lunch & Learn event. Lisa Gardham our Member Experience Coordinator will discuss membership benefits. Review the Membee Member Portal and how it can be used to benefit members and their businesses.

Lisa will also be available after the session to support members.

Please bring a device (smartphone, tablet, laptop) you can follow along with to get the most out of this session

Ask Us Anything

🕦 Jan 31st, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
📍 NAABA Office, 9917 Biggs Ave and Virtual
👤 Certified Full Members

This is an opportunity for Certified Full Members to ask our advisors and coordinators any questions they may have about their businesses or Membership and how we can support them.

**Appointments must be made

Not sure what your needs are speak to our Membership Experience Coordinator, Lisa Gardham and she will help guide you.
Lisa Gardham, Member Experience – ask Lisa anything about your membership and it’s benefits.
Ella Awojobi, HR Advisor – need HR support, Ella can answer any questions you have from employee engagement and hiring to creating policy manuals.
Rosmarie Boutilier,Shared Services Coordinator – want to learn how Shared Services can support you just ask Rosmarie.
Matt Pate, B.Mgmt, RRC, CFP with IG Wealth Management – are you prepared for the future, Matt can provide you with the information you need to ensure you are on the right path.

Member Experience Info Session II

🕙 Jan 31st, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
📍 Virtual, link will be sent
👤 Certified Full Members

Lisa Gardham our Member Experience Coordinator will facilitate a discussion with representatives from The Hub Benefits. Representatives
will provide an overview of the services they provide such as medical and personal as well as how to access them. Also, the discount program, Marketplace, that all members and members’ employees have access.

Please bring a device (smartphone, tablet, laptop) you can follow along with to get the most out of this session

Human Resources Session – Employee Engagement

🕘 Feb 1st, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
📍 Virtual, link will be sent
👤 Owners of Certified Full Member Businesses

This will be an online event; our HR Advisor Ella Awojobi will discuss the benefits and effects of employee engagement to an organization. Ella will also be available after the session to answer any Human Resources-related questions members might have.

Ladies Luncheon- “Making it Work” – Burn Out & Work Life Balance

🕘 Feb 1st, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
📍 NAABA Office, 9917 Biggs Ave
👤 Certified Full Members

We will be facilitating a panel discussion on Burn Out and Work Life Balance.