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  • 24 Jan 2013 11:04 AM | Kristy Hoddinott (Administrator)
    Are you ready to take you business to a new level and kick-start growth in 2013?

    If so, we'd like to introduce you to the AMMP Program! 



  • 24 Jan 2013 10:02 AM | Kristy Hoddinott (Administrator)

    The Newfoundland and Labrador Organization of Women Entrepreneurs (NLOWE) will hold its 16th Annual Conference on April 17-18, 2013 at the Hotel Gander in Gander, NL. We are currently seeking submissions from members who wish to participate in this conference as a presenter of one of several 75 minute workshop sessions

     

    Conference workshops provide an intimate, interactive forum for acquainting the conference audience with new trends in business management skills and professional development, often through hands-on experience. Attendees will include NLOWE clients and members, industry organizations, and government agencies. We are entertaining submissions on a variety of topics, including but not limited to the following: Human Resource Management, Financial Management, Marketing, Social Media, Work/Life Balance, Strategic Planning, and Advanced Communication Skills.

     

    Interested parties are asked to submit proposals via email as an attachment in PDF, or Microsoft Word format (electronic format required!) by Friday, February 8, 2013.

     

    Your submission should include:

    • a synopsis of the topic(s) to be covered;
    • target audience (i.e. new entrepreneurs, established business owners, managers, etc.);
    • learning objectives;
    • the topic's relevance to business management skills development;
    • samples of materials to be distributed at the workshop, and preferred method of delivery (i.e. PowerPoint presentation, interactive discussion, etc.);
    • a resume which clearly demonstrates the presenter's skill or expertise in the subject area and three recent references from previous presentations,
    • associated costs (if any);

      Please note that this call is open to NLOWE members only.

     

    Instructions for Submission

     

    Proposals must be received no later than Friday, February 8, 2013.

     

    Email your submissions to:

     

    Kristy Hoddinott

    Assistant Director, NLOWE

    khoddinott@nlowe.org 

     

    1. A confirmation of receipt of submission will be sent to each applicant.
    2. By submitting an application for consideration, it is understood that you may be contacted by NLOWE for follow-up and more information on your submission, however, only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.
    3. Selection of submission(s) will be based on the originality of the submission, the quality of the description, the relevance of the contribution to conference attendees, qualifications of the trainer, the quality of their work and cost to the organization. NLOWE reserves the right to make the final selection.
    4. A decision will be made by NLOWE and the successful applicant notified no later than February 22, 2013.
    Questions on submission guidelines should be directed to Kristy Hoddinott, Assistant Director, 709.754.5555 ext. 233 or khoddinott@nlowe.org.

  • 22 Jan 2013 4:09 PM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)

    The Newfoundland and Labrador Organization of Women Entrepreneurs  (NLOWE) seeks the services of an in-market consultant for the delivery of professional consulting services related to International Business Development for a trade mission April 1-5, 2013 in the New Orleans Market (South Eastern United States), for women business enterprises.

    To view details pertaining to this RFP click here.

    The deadline for bidders to ask questions pertaining to this RFP is noon (Newfoundland Standard Time), Monday, January 28, 2013. Deborah Youden is the only person authorized to address questions or provide any additional information with respect to this RFP.  She can be contacted by phone (709) 699-1765 or by e-mail: dyouden@nl.rogers.com . Any substantive questions with replies will be shared with each consultant expressing an interest in this project.

    The proposals must be submitted by noon (Newfoundland Standard Time), Friday, February 1, 2013. Individual extensions will not be entertained.

  • 18 Jan 2013 10:02 AM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)
    NLOWE’s mandate is to provide quality training for women business owners in Newfoundland and Labrador.

    To help achieve our mandate NLOWE is seeking expressions of interest from qualified individuals to provide training for international business and export development on behalf of NLOWE. Areas of expertise may include but are not limited to:

    -Elevator Pitch for the International Audience
    -Designing a Social Media Strategy for Your Global Business
    -Finance and Accounting for International Business
    -Constructing a Business Proposal for Export Sales
    -Business Profiles & Capability Statements
    -Getting Beyond the Border: Customs and Regulatory Compliance

    Potential training opportunities may include one on one and small group training.

    Click here for details on RFP

    Forward Proposal by February 8, 2013 to:
    NLOWE
    2nd Floor Regatta Plaza II
    84-86 Elizabeth Ave.
    St. John’s, NL
    A1A 1W7

    Phone: 1-888-NLOWE11 
     Fax: 709-754-0079
    Email: dyouden@nlowe.org

  • 14 Jan 2013 9:23 AM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)
    NLOWE will be taking a group of businesswomen from Newfoundland and Labrador to participate in business meetings in New Orleans, Louisiana, April 1- 5, 2013. This will be in consultation with a Regional Partner Organization of WBENC (Women’s Business Enterprise National Council): Women’s Business Development Council south whose territory includes Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee & the Florida Panhandle.

    Opportunities will focus on international business development and include meeting with women business owners and corporate buyers as well as specific training, focused networking, matchmaking meetings, and a business fair.

    Deadline for expressions of interest from women business owners is Thursday, January 31.

    Download an application form here
    .

    For more information, contact:

    Deborah Youden
    Export Consultant
    Phone: 709.754.5555 ext. 230
    Toll-free: 1.888.NLOWE.11
    E-mail: dyouden@nlowe.org

  • 15 Oct 2012 10:42 AM | Kristy Hoddinott (Administrator)

    Business Mixer and Holiday Showcase Presented by NLOWE. Spend an evening with your fellow NLOWE members as well as friends and business partners to socialize, network and do business, all while looking for that perfect gift for many occasions from the showcases that will be on display. Wedensday, December 5th from 7 to 9 in the evening at the Holiday Inn on Portugal Cove Road in St. John's. Monetary donation for the St. John's Women's Centre Christmas Program welcome. Pre-registration is required. Register at www.nlowe.org.

  • 05 Oct 2012 2:36 PM | Kristy Hoddinott (Administrator)

    Untapped Resources Women in Oil and Gas, presented by NLOWE in partnership with Noia. Are you a woman interested in assessing your entrepreneurial or business potential in the oil and gas industry learning how to navigate the local oil and gas supply chain or hearing how Newfoundland women like yourself have achieved success Register for one or all of the following full-day seminars. Wednesday, october 17th at the Greenwood Inn & Suites in Corner Brook, attend a luncheon featuring keynote speaker Anne Whelan, President and CEO of Seafair Capital Inc. with an Opening Reception on Tuesday, October 16th, 700-900 p.m. at the Greenwood. Thursday, October 18th at the Clarenville Inn in Clarenville, attend a luncheon featuring keynote speaker Moya Cahill, CEO and Founder of PanGeo Subsea, with an opening reception on Wednesday, October 17th, 700-900 p.m. at the Clarenville Inn. Friday November 23rd at the Delta Hotel in St. John's attend a luncheon featuring Keynote Speaker Peg Hunter, Vice-President of Marketing and e-commerce for Home Depot Canada with an opening reception at the Yellowbelly Brewery on Thursday, November 22nd, 7-9 p.m.

  • 21 Sep 2012 12:28 PM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)
    Buy Local Business Crawl presented by NLOWE. Wednesday, Oct. 10, 12-5 p.m., Burin Peninsula. Women-owned businesses on the Burin peninsula are open for business and are inviting you to stop-by to learn more about the businesses in your community and enter your name for an NLOWE prize draw. Members and staff of NLOWE will also be popping in for a visit. Businesses include Just a Little Something, The Paint Shop, Sew & Sow, and Sharon's Nook and Tea Room in Grand Bank; From Hair to Etanity in Fortune; Newfoundland Treasures in Burin; and Ann's Bakery, Bren-kir, Brennan's Limited, Crystal's Creative Beauty, Dickie's Gifts & Crafts, The Flower Cottage, Thimblebox, and Tilly's Salon & Solarium in Marystown.
  • 14 Sep 2012 1:27 PM | Kristy Hoddinott (Administrator)

    NLOWE will be taking a group of businesswomen from Newfoundland and Labrador to participate in business meetings in Deerfield, Florida, December 4-8, 2012. This trade mission will be in consultation with a Regional Partner Organization of WBENC (Women's Business Enterprise National Council): the Women's Business Development Council of Florida. Territories covered by this organization include Florida (except the Panhandle), Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. It will also involve outside matchmaking meetings with companies/corporations.

    Opportunities will include meeting with other women business owners and corporate buyers as well as specific training and focused networking.

    The deadline for applications from women business owners is Friday, Oct. 5.

    Download an application form or for more information, contact:

    Deborah Youden
    Export Consultant
    Phone: 709.754.5555 ext. 230
    Toll-free: 1.888.NLOWE.11
    E-mail: dyouden@nlowe.org

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