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BBOT member Hemlock Printers Creates Program in Honour of Dick Kouwenhoven


A generous gift to Simon Fraser University from the Kouwenhoven Family was announced on March 4th to honour the legacy of Hemlock Printers founder, Dick Kouwenhoven. The donation will establish the Dick Kouwenhoven Book Arts Studio at the SFU Burnaby campus’ WAC Bennett Library, as well as printer-in-residence program. The studio will be a centre […]

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Your Voice. Your Home. Four Ways to Engage!


The City of Burnaby, in partnership with SFU’s Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue has launched an innovative public outreach and engagement initiative to address the current and future housing needs of residents in the City of Burnaby. Your Voice. Your Home. is an opportunity for community members to gather and share ideas, present recommendations […]

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The Burnaby Overdose Community Action Team is looking for your input


  The Burnaby Overdose Community Action Team (CAT) has received a grant to work on a community response to the opioid overdose crisis. It is comprised of community organizations, service providers, first responders, housing initiatives, peers, and concerned community members. 43 people died in Burnaby of illegal drug overdoses in 2018.  Over 80% of these […]

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A Circular Economy for Plastics in Canada: A bold vision for less waste and more value


Globally as little as 2% of plastics may actually end up being recycled for manufacturing in a closed-loop to displace virgin materials. Valued at between $100 and $150 billion annually, 95% of the material value of plastic packaging is lost to the global economy after only a single use. In this report, presented by the […]

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i-onCONNECT is celebrating Their 1st Anniversary and You Are Invited!


BBOT Member, i-onCONNCECT is celebrating their 1st anniversary and you are invited to receive a Free 1 Week Pass to their state of the art facilities at Zero Cost!* No catch, no commitments, no credit card required. Just come and enjoy their open areas and work among fellow entrepreneurs and business owners. But wait! That’s […]

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Join Dale Carnegie for a Preview of Leadership Training for Managers


Leadership Training for Managers offers business leaders a preview to a 3 day workshop on how to create a culture of empowered team members who are engaged and confident in their abilities to achieve personal and organizational goals More often than not in today’s busy marketplace, employees are placed in management roles without ever really […]

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Technology@Work Lunch and Learn


    Technology@Work Lunch and Learn Do you have an employee who could benefit from assistive technology to overcome a functional barrier at work? Do they have a disability or a chronic medical condition such as back, neck, and/or shoulder pain or carpal tunnel syndrome? Our Technology@Work Program can help. Technology@Work is designed to support […]

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BBOT Members Host Google Ads Workshop


Want to know how to be successful in using Google Ads? Join BBOT members Juuga Marketing and Central Park Business Centre for this free seminar on February 26th. Learn about online advertising basics, setting up a Google Ads campaign, and improving your results by using the right keyword the reach the right type of audience. […]

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Get Your Tickets to the Annual Diamond Ball Gala March 9th


  Tickets are still available at Burnaby Neighbourhood House’s 15th Annual Diamond Ball Gala on March 9th!  Enjoy the evening with us and lavish in the “Arabian Nights” ambience, which will include a buffet dinner, silent and live auction, diamond raffle, and even some belly dancing! Tickets and information available at www.burnabynh.ca or by calling […]

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Is Your Tech Company Looking for Top Notch Tech Talent? Join BC Jobs Talent Day February 11th


  Is your tech company looking for top notch tech talent including Developers, QAs, UX Designers, Data Analysts, Product and Project Managers to join your team? Join  BCjobs.ca at their next Talent Day! BBOT members can access a 15% discount using promo code TECHTALENT or this link. Talent Day is an opportunity for tech companies […]

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