1 May 2012 notes from STC-CWC Consultants and Independent Contractors meetup
Posted: 05 May 2012 02:06 PM   [ Ignore ]
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Joined  2006-11-18

7:00 to 8:30 at Blenz, Blenz Coffee, Metrotown, Burnaby, Lower Level, GS Zone
Attending: Heather, Marika, Pam
, Moise, Robert, Jacquie, Christine, Linda
Organized by Linda Farnworth
Notes recorded by Jacquie Boivin

Intros – round-table
Who is currently looking for work?
Work Safe BC - recent saw mill explosions and need to develop training materials

Discussion about blogs:
how frequently does everyone update?
once per month seems like a good frequency
what are some good blogs that people read?
diythemes.com for marketing tips
I’d rather be writing – Tom Johnson
how does one post an anonymous blog?
blog addresses of people in attendance?
http://www.robertdesprez.com - Robert
http://www.masit.ca - Jacquie
http://girlscribe.blogspot.ca/ - Christine

Linda – to get 50% to 80% of portfolio complete with samples that represent different skills; before & after formatting examples; find own area and strengths
Christine – develop travel blog
Heather – post LinkedIn picture
Marika – investigate how to set up an anonymous blog

Next meeting

Tuesday June 5, 2012

The May meeting begins regular gatherings. Please post comments to the Contractors forum, http://www.stcwestcoast.ca/index.php/forums/viewforum/15/

Location: Blenz Coffee, Metrotown in Burnaby
There is no RSVP. Just show up.

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Pam Drucker