Think you have What it Takes to be your own Boss? - Pauline Penner - NEW LOC'N!

"I’ve been self-employed in one way or another since 1989 and during that time I have come to know many self-employed people.  I have been mentoring and advising them over the past several years and I see a pattern in successful entrepreneurs.  You think you have what it takes, but do you?  This seminar examines the qualities that are required to be successful.  Notice that I didn’t say business skills. You can always learn the business skills you need. This list is about who you are and what habits you have. Changing your basic personality style will take effort. Are you willing to do the groundwork, the personality foundational work, to set the stage for your success?  Come and find out your success quotient."

Presenter Pauline Penner, owner of JumpStart Business Solutions, is an experienced business advisor who helps emerging entrepreneurs navigate the hazards of business ownership, and get on the road direct to success. She offers no-nonsense business advice on how to manage resources, bring in more business, and invest in business relationships. She holds her clients accountable for utilizing the tools and strategies that make their businesses sustainable, profitable, and responsible.

This meeting with also include the Annual General Meeting of HOST, with financial and progress reports the election of the new Board for 2013-2014. If you are interested in serving on the HOST Board as a member-at-large for[masked] please contact Marilyn Henigman (MeetUp organizer) in advance. Minutes from the 2012 AGM (Sept., 2012) are posted on the MeetUp site under "More-Files" for your information.

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  • Lara G.

    Is anyone able to provide some notes from this course? I was unable to make it in the end and am wondering if someone has notes?

    September 25, 2013

    • Sarah D.

      Hi Lara. If HOST speakers wish to give us notes from their presentations, we post them on this site. Sorry but we do not have notes from this specific presentation. Hope to see you at HOST soon!

      September 27, 2013

    • Lara G.

      thanks Sarah. I have contacted the presenter directly and we plan to connect in person for a conversation. I appreciate you getting back to me.

      September 27, 2013

  • Lowell Ann F.

    Sage advice and knowledge from an expert

    September 15, 2013

  • Wanda L.

    Pauline's message was clear and concise and helped me come to terms that I have
    definitely been procrastinating and not making use of my time management skills. I
    was inspired and energized to "get back at it" so thank you for this Pauline. Well done!

    September 14, 2013

  • Ramona M.

    Clearly a "rubber meets the road" presenter, Pauline really knows her stuff. She also has heart and a sense of humour. An excellent speaker!

    1 · September 13, 2013

  • Julia W.

    Excellent presentation - thank you.

    September 13, 2013

  • Lesley H.

    Excellent talk. Factual and spot on!

    September 13, 2013

  • Pixcel S.

    Amazing presentation! Loved it! So many points that are easy to brush under the carpet or minimize brought back into the light where they should be.

    September 13, 2013

  • Linda S.

    I loved Pauline clear straight forward way of presenting this topic. Great!

    September 13, 2013

  • Cheryl B.

    Excellent presentation!

    September 13, 2013

  • RUTH B.

    Sorry, just found out I can't make it.

    September 12, 2013

  • Carell-Ayne

    I know and love Pauline Penner,and I am just beginning her "JumpStart Business Coaching" soon. Pauline is really such a very professional, extremely interesting and informative speaker. Her dry sense of humour is tremendous. Her no-nonsense business advice has added humour, so it takes the stress out of the learning process.
    However, having said all this, and I am the HOST member that invited Pauline, I find that I will not be able to attend. Why? Because my very dear friend, who has been like a mother to me, is celebrating and organizing her own" 90th birthday celebration"......Can you believe it? 90th birthday party and looks 60. This great celebration will take place in the Banff Springs Hotel on September 12.....and I can't miss it.
    Enjoy Pauline, and I know you will all come away with so many new tools and ideas for your business.
    See you in October.

    August 25, 2013

    • Ramona M.

      Have FUN, Carell-Ayne! :-)

      August 25, 2013

  • Denise W.

    looking forward to hearing Pauline again!

    August 3, 2013

  • Connie

    Excited to being learning together at this AGM and I Help people Develop their Own franchise on the internet, plan events & support teams so they can earn money working part-time.

    July 30, 2013

  • Anthony H.

    I have heard about Pauline from other HOST members and am really looking forward to her talk.

    July 30, 2013

  • Pixcel S.

    Looking forward to it!

    July 29, 2013

  • Jim S.

    Looking forward to getting together with all you motivated people

    July 29, 2013

  • Andrew N.

    I was member of HOST waaaayyyy back when it was just 1-3 years old. Looking forward to coming back!

    July 29, 2013

  • Bruce M.

    Looking forward to learning from Pauline as I took the plunge into self-employment in 1993 - when the internet was a baby.

    July 29, 2013

  • Lowell Ann F.

    I highly recommend this session. Pauline has a lot to offer.

    July 29, 2013

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