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Networking for Dollars

Business Professional Women – Durham Region ChapterIt was a pleasure delivering “The Power of Networking — With a Little Help from my Friends” and sharing the podium with illustrious Gary Polonsky, founder of UOIT, who headlined this event. At last count this BPW Durham fundraising conference called Roadmap to Success: Making Connections raised over $600 … Continue reading “Networking for Dollars”

Ticket Name Syntax

AWTW’s ticketing system depends on tickets being created with the correct subject line syntax e.g. “MMDD—DOMAINNAME—concise description” where: MM/DD = month/date due. DomainName = full domain name Concise description Describes the charge on the customer’s invoice Describes the charge on the subcontractor’s invoice Contains all information in subject line that one might need to search … Continue reading “Ticket Name Syntax”

Keeping all the threads

Each time you take any action with regards to a ticket, you need to append the latest version of the ticket, and forward to both tickets @ awebthatworks.com and subcontractorname@awebthatworks.com. CAUTION: Tickets are intended to capture all actions/communication with regards to a project so please ensure you respond to the latest ticket, to ensure threads … Continue reading “Keeping all the threads”

Canadian Internet Law

PIPEDA: An Executive Summary

PIPEDA (Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act) requires that organizations covered by the Act adhere to its ten basic principles: (source: http://www.privcom.gc.ca/information/guide_e.asp) Accountability – an organization must clearly identify a person within that organization who is their in-house PIPEDA compliance officer. This individual will re responsible for ensuring that the organization in is continual … Continue reading “PIPEDA: An Executive Summary”

Betty Penny Award

2003 — Durham Home & Small Business Association “Betty Penny Award”

June 11, 2003 –Bowmanville – For the first time ever, on June 11, 2003, the Durham Home & Small Business Association (DH&SBA) presented the Betty Penny Award. The honoured recipient was Sue Sutcliffe. The DH&SBA noted that Sue Sutcliffe and her team had moved to the next level of criteria for their usual business of the year award and created..

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November 29, 2021 is Cyber Monday 🛍️

The term Cyber Monday refers to the Monday immediately following Black Friday, the ceremonial kick-off of the holiday online shopping season in the United States between Thanksgiving and Christmas. [1] Whereas Black Friday is associated with traditional brick-and-mortar stores, “Cyber Monday” symbolizes a busy day for online retailers. The premise was that consumers would return … Continue reading “November 29, 2021 is Cyber Monday 🛍️”

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November 26, 2021 is Black Friday 🛍️

Black Friday is upon us, and though most Canadians may not be enjoying a second Thanksgiving dinner, we’re always happy to take advantage of the Black Friday & Cyber Sunday sales! Did you know that Black Friday is bigger that #boxingday now or that 43% of Canadians surveyed plan to purchase items today? 🛍️🎁🛒