CYBF Presents Dianne Buckner: Edmonton
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (MDT)
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Dianne Buckner is best known to Canadians as the host of CBC Television’s hit reality program, Dragons’ Den, where eager entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas to a group of self-made Canadian millionaire investors. In addition to her role on Dragons’ Den, Dianne is a member of the Business Team at CBC News, and she writes a weekly column about small business for cbc.ca. In the course of her work, she has spoken with prime ministers, celebrity CEOs, and has traveled extensively to countries in pursuit of stories for CBC viewers.
Please join the Canadian Youth Business Foundation as they present Dianne Buckner's:
"Top Ten Business Tips".
Now more than ever, the business world is a demanding and dynamic place to try and succeed. A business journalist with almost 20 years of experience, Dragons' Den host Dianne Buckner has watched closely as some people have struck it rich, while others have struggled and ultimately failed.
In this comprehensive and compelling presentation, Dianne counts down her Top Ten Tips, based on her observations of hundred of business people, both big and small. Using video excerpts from both Dragons' Den and Venture, which she hosted for 10 years, Dianne uses case studies to illustrate her tips.
From finance, to human resource issues; from marketing to common mistakes, Dianne takes the audience through a wide range of challenges, pointing out what factors make the biggest impact on success.
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Co-hosted by Trico Charitable Foundation and Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF)
Trico Charitable Foundation is a private foundation based in Calgary, Alberta focused on promoting the development of effective and successful models, concepts and principles related to the national advancement of social enterprise. The Foundation currently supports three initiatives in the area of social entrepreneurship including: Enterprising Non-profits Alberta (enp-ab), the Social Enterprize and Conference, and Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF). Its mission is to inspire innovation and build capacity in social entrepreneurship with a vision of growing a community of sustainable, entrepreneurial non-profit organizations.
The Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) is the ‘go to’ place for youth entrepreneurship. As a non-profit organizations, we are dedicated to growing our nation’s economy one young entrepreneur at a time. We look at character not collateral, when providing youth with pre-launch coaching, business resources, start-up financing and mentoring, to help them launch and sustain a successful entrepreneurial business. www.cybf.ca.