PROFESSIONALS &
ENTREPRENEURS
40 &
YOUNGER

Sponsored by

MBOT NGEN ( next generation ) is the Mississauga Board of Trade's brand of networking and education series for entrepreneurs and professionals aged 40 and younger.
The objectives:

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

  • Bahaar Sachdeva

    Creatives by Bahaar

  • Marija Trpeski

    Manager, Bateman MacKay LLP

  • Sarah Desrochers

    Marketing Rep, ASD Promotion Advertising

  • Yianni Soumalias

    Director Business Development

  • Steve Currado

    Business Sales Rep, TELUS Small Business

  • Ravinder Rai

    Barrister & Solicitor

  • Brad Bida

    Brad Bida, CPA, CA Manager, MNP LLP

EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

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Expanding Your Network

A great network can help you in virtually limitless ways. Whether you are trying to pivot to a new career or get further ahead in your current field, knowing the right people will help make it happen. Ev ...

May 7, 2015 | Expanding Your Network

You’re Never Too Old To Start Up!

If you want to start a new venture then stop thinking about your age and counting grey hair on your head. There’s no formula that defines a best and most suitable age to be a successful entrep ...

March 30, 2015 | You’re Never Too Old To Start Up!

What The Corporate World Can Learn From The Actor's Process

“The truly great advances of this generation will be made by those who can make outrageous connections, and only a mind which knows how to play can do that.”   ~ Na ...

March 11, 2015 | What The Corporate World Can Learn From The Actor's Process

What’s The Point of Networking?

I’ve been fortunate to work for Mississauga Board of Trade (MBOT) for almost 10 years and in that time I have learned what networking is really about.  MBOT hosts over 70 events a year, and network ...

March 2, 2015 | What’s The Point of Networking?

Building Good Relationship With Your Account Manager

I spent 15 years as a account manager and I still encounter people get nervous when meeting me for the first time.  Account Manager are people just like you.  They just want to get to know ...

January 20, 2015 | Building Good Relationship With Your Account Manager

Setting The Mood With Music

Whether you are at a restaurant, the mall, a concert, the spa, your workplace or listening to the radio; whatever music is playing is the soundtrack for the moment you are in at the time. In the corporate wo ...

December 8, 2014 | Setting The Mood With Music

Wonder Women: Networking Tips For The Ladies

Woman - the most powerful creature on earth. She can achieve whatever she wants, but wait... why do we see many women entrepreneurs who are not progressing as fast as men do? What should they do? T ...

November 26, 2014 | Wonder Women: Networking Tips For The Ladies

Three steps to detailing yourself apart from your competition

People thought I was out of this world when I have clients who pay an astonishing amount to “wash” a car. Think about it; what workmanship goes into a $150 detailing work versus a $1,100 one? ...

August 20, 2014 | Three steps to detailing yourself apart from your competition

Focus On What You Are Good At

As a business owner, my goal is to deliver the best service possible to each and every client I work with.  During the first few months following the launch of my business I was adamant that I could do e ...

August 11, 2014 | Focus On What You Are Good At

It's Not What You Know, It's Who You Know

Networking is more than just shaking hands and exchanging business cards. Although most people think that their main goal is to go out and obtain a referral for new business, I have learned that it is also us ...

August 11, 2014 | It's Not What You Know, It's Who You Know