Date: February 24, 2020
Location: Harper Grey LLP
Have you received a bill for marketing services that you struggled to decipher? Do you wonder what types of services other marketing vendors offer? Have you had issues keeping your vendors within budget?
Then this session is for you!
In this session, we’ll cover:
- What services should cost – we’ll look at the range of vendor rates & costs and review the industry standards
- Review of RFPs –we’ll look at how to write the best Request for Proposal and discuss how to ensure you get good & fair quotes and set clear expectations on the work you want done
- How you can hold your vendors accountable
- What results you should expect from your marketing vendors
You’ll leave energized, informed and prepared to have those difficult conversations with your vendors.
Lunch will be provided.
About the presenter –
As a Forbes contributor, host of Marketing Jam, marketing professor, author and practitioner – Darian brings his wealth of experience and educational and interactive teaching style to conferences and workshops all over North America. Darian spends most of his time with Jelly Digital Marketing & PR – a firm that specializes in working with law firms. His weekly show is now available on Amazon’s Prime in the US and UK. He’s had guests from LEGO, Starbucks, Twitter, Google, PepsiCo and Buzzfeed. Darian also contributes to BCBusiness, The Lawyers Daily, Adweek and Entrepreneur magazine and loves helping practitioners understand how to manage marketing vendors while providing insights, tips and explanation to an often jargon-filled industry.More Details
Date: February 26, 2020
Cost: $25.00 - $30.00
Location: Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In the year 2020 LinkedIn has become the new resume. It’s become THE social network to be on for work related activities. It’s also the place to help your business grow and to engage with others in your industry and beyond about professional accomplishments, mentoring and thought leadership.
Join us for a presentation by Darian Kovacs, an award-winning digital marketing specialist, educator and Founding Partner of Jelly Digital Marketing & PR for this hands-on lunch-and-learn where we’ll be focussing on upgrading your LinkedIn for personal or business use, using a few easy to use, Apple and Android friendly applications which will give your personal or company profile the makeover it deserves.
Topics we’ll cover include:
- Posting to your profile – basics of scheduling tools, when to post, how to post and what types of posts you should be doing
- How to make quotes and graphics that stand out with easy-to-use, no graphics experience necessary applications such as Canva
- Videos – why, when and what should you post
- Commenting and engaging – when and why you should be active on your profile
- How all of this can assist with recruitment, business development and how to track this for ROI
Space is limited and priority will be given to BCLMA members. There are a limited number of tickets for guests.
Cancellation must be received by Friday, February 21 or the ticket price will be invoiced.More Details
Lit Tech & eDiscovery: Cool Tools & Tricks for the eDiscovery Enthusiast - Tue March 10 @ 11:45am-1pm
Date: March 10, 2020
*** VENUE HAS CHANGED TO ACCOMMODATE MORE SEATS ***
In a litigation file, eDiscovery begins the minute you receive a USB or a link to a file transfer. What should you do first, and what tools can help you?
Our panelists have some tricks up their sleeves, and some affordable tools in their arsenal. Join us as we cover topics such as:
- Converting Load Files
- Deduplicating from the get go
- First step with Email Files: .PST, .MBOX, .EML, .MSG
- Collecting Text Messages
- Hyperlinking Common books / Affidavits
- And much, much more
Come see what you can learn!
- Greg Holubowicz – IT Manager, Kornfeld LLP
- Colin Lydell – e-Discovery Project Manager, MT>3 a Division of McCarthy Tétrault
- Moh Naraghi – Litigation Support & eDiscovery Services Technician, Harper Grey LLP
- Jenny Redford – Litigation Support Manager, Singleton Urquhart Reynolds Vogel LLP
- Sean Conlon – Business Development Manager, Consilio
Cost: Compliments of Consilio
*Please contact Greg Holubowicz (email@example.com) for any questions or dietary restrictions
Date: March 11, 2020
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel
Please join us in welcoming Rhogene Dadashzadeh, Business Development and Marketing Advisor, Bennett Jones Vancouver, to our March session ” Branding for the HR Professional”.
Rhogene will present on Human Capital Trends, and, both defining your unique personal brand and establishing a brand that is deliberate for your career aspirations and experience. She’ll also discuss the importance building a profile with key stakeholders in your organization.
We look forward to seeing you!
Profile – Rhogene Dadashzadeh, Business Development & Marketing Advisor, Bennett Jones
Rhogene is an innovative business development and marketing professional specializing in the instigation and implementation of transformational change and strategic initiatives. She focuses on optimizing tertiary spend that supports the delivery of core business priorities and objectives to increase stakeholder engagement, client satisfaction, and the likelihood to recommend, all while reducing client churn resulting in record ROI and growth.
Rhogene’s perspective and approach are informed by over 15 years of experience in the corporate, professional services, and not-for-profit sectors across a variety of industries and specialties, including telecommunications, think tank, major stadium sports and entertainment productions, among others. With a strong business acumen and extensive experience in building complex multi-platform strategies and business cases, Rhogene regularly participates in executive leadership teams acting as a strategic advisor, providing operational recommendations; including as part of the TELUS’s Customer First campaign, which resulted in industry-leading customer satisfaction ratings.
Active in the community, Rhogene is currently serving on the committees for VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation Night of a Thousand Stars, Government House Foundation (BC) Inaugural Spring Reception, and the Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland Luminary Soiree. In leading the go-to-market strategy and rebranding of the Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland annual fundraising gala five years ago, leading to five consecutive record revenue years. In 2019, the Soiree raised $912,000 establishing it among the major annual charity events. Rhogene has also served as Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors for the MS Society – Vancouver Lower Mainland Chapter (2012–2017).
Baby Spinach and Red Romaine
Ocean Wise Herb Salmon
Strawberry mousse cake
Date: April 27, 2020
Location: Harper Grey LLP
Date: June 11, 2020
Location: D/ 6 Bar & Lounge
Celebrate the start of summer with fellow BCLMA members and Business partners on the patio of the D/6 Bar & Lounge at the Douglas Hotel.
Generously support by:
Date: September 28, 2020
Location: Harper Grey LLP
Date: October 26, 2020
Location: Harper Grey LLP
Date: November 19, 2020
Location: Sutton Place Hotel
Come one come all!
BCLMA is kicking off the winter season with our popular winter social on November 19th, a week earlier than in past years. No competing with other office functions this year or having 2 – 3 events in a row.
We’ll take over the whole 2nd floor at the Sutton Place Hotel. Lots of opportunity to mingle, enjoy delicious food at various stations, relax and have an great time.
Generously supported by: