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HOBN Yaletown #1

Join our professional, motivated and "giving" Yaletown group upstairs in the beautiful and eclecticly-filled Harrison Gallery/The Buzz Cafe. Grab some of Vancouver's most highly-rated coffees and breakfast items ($7.50 minimum purchase for food/drink) in the cafe, then head upstairs to the back of the room where our meeting will take place.

Here is our new meeting format (as of January 2014): 

7:00 – 7:30  Buy breakfast, mix & mingle, get settled

7:30 – 8:00   Roundtable introductions ("The Powerful
  Minute”, with soft timing)

8:00 – 8:30  Rotation through these 3 different formats:

Week 1:
Educational Presentation (20-30 min) by an HOBN member

• 15 min presentation & 15 min for Q&A, feedback, discussion

Week 2: (format for Aug 7, 2014)
Member Spotlight (10-15 min)

• 5-7 min presentation &  5-10  min for Q&A, feedback, discussion

Brainstorming with the whole group (15 min)

• 7 min focused attention and support per person (2 persons max)

• Can be around any challenge, issue, question that the “focus person” has

• If you want a spot let us know

Week 3:
Brainstorming in one big or two small groups (30 min)

• 7 min focused attention and support per person (max 4 persons per group)

• Can be around any challenge, issue, question that the "focus person" has

• If you want a spot let us know

8:30 – 8:40  Chapter Leaders, general HOBN announcements or other event announcements by members

8:40 – 9:00  Open networking

We are excited to try out this new meeting format and welcome your comments as we apply it.

Join us and be energized with great business ideas, sources for key business contacts and the experience of warm relationship-building!

We look forward to seeing you there; please email us with any questions.

Your co-hosts,

Neil & Monika

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