SOHO Blog

Business Tools and Apps we Love

Lets face it.  As entrepreneurs and business owners we gotta ‘get shit done’ as they say. The old cliche ‘work smarter not harder’ is a cliche for a reason.  Nowadays there’s no end to the number of tools and apps available to help us be more productive. Which makes it difficult to know which ones are worth […]

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SOHO Expert Panel: Questions & Answers

SOHO Victoria is hosting a series if educational business mixers with local business leaders as we build up to the main event on January 27, 2017. This week we had a full-house at The WaterShed for a lively Q&A session with three SOHO Victoria speakers; Jordan Bower, Rebecca Kirstein and Marc Stoiber. We were going to […]

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What Does a TRUMP Presidency Mean for Canadian Small Business Owners?

Trump’s stunning victory is sending shockwaves through the global business community – but what does it mean for small business owners in Canada? The implications could be significant.   Trump’s protectionist rhetoric, pledges to overhaul U.S trade relations and promises to tear up NAFTA may directly impact many Canadian small businesses – what will that mean to you?  Harvard Business […]

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SOHO Victoria Mixer – November 23rd

Join us on November 23rd from 5:30 – 7:30pm at The WaterShed for hors d’oeuvres, refreshments, door prizes and an opportunity to connect with the SOHO business community. The highlight of the event will be a spirited panel of Q & A with three SOHO speakers: Jordan Bower Marc Stoiber Rebecca Kirstein Submit your question for the panel […]

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Brain Food – Lunch and Learn Series

Join us this Thursday Sept 22nd, for the first event in the NEW “Brain Food Lunch & Learn” series and learn how you can improve your digital marketing activities. Get Found: Increase your Leads and Boost your Sales Experts from Yellow Pages will share their experiences and insights on the industry as well as current digital marketing trends as you feast […]

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SOHO Westshore Mixer

SOHO Victoria is hosting educational business mixers with SOHO business leaders as a lead up to the main SOHO event at the Victoria Conference Centre on January 27, 2017. Join us on September 27th from 5:30 – 7:30pm at the Coastal Offices for hors d’oeuvres, refreshments, door prizes and an opportunity to connect with the […]

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Customer Dreams

We are excited to announce that not only will Alex Glassey be back to speak at SOHO in 2017, but Alex will be a keynote speaker talking about “Customer Dreams”, his first book that was just published last week. In Customer Dreams you’ll discover: Why it’s so hard for a small business to succeed. Why planning and […]

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2016 Highlight Reel

Catch the highlights and see what you missed, if you weren’t there, or pick yourself out of the crowd, if you were. Videography Credit: Derek Ford Studios Who’s helping you tell your story?  With video increasingly becoming a vital tool in social and digital marketing programs, it’s a great time to consider how this medium […]

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One Delegate’s View

Bootstrap Marketing: Essence, Insight, and Execution Marc Stoiber’s 8 AM opening keynote at SOHO woke up sleepy delegates with a fresh spritz of imagery. He grabbed our attention with a story about dog treats, Scaredy Cat dog treats, to be exact, and launched us into Bootstrap Marketing 101. Marc owned the stage immediately with his […]

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That’s a Wrap

And just like that the first annual SOHO Victoria conference and trade show is over. I would like thank all of you that made the event possible and helped to make it a huge success! I truly appreciate your progressive attitude for taking a chance on a new event. Thank you very much to… the attendees […]

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