Author: Vancouver Chapter

Chapter PD: Cybersecurity 101

June 28, 2019 Years ago, the hot topic was big data. Nowadays, it’s cybersecurity, but what really IS “cybersecurity”? Is it when you get a virus in your systems, when someone hacks your network and steals company secrets? Or is

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Networking Breakfast – June 2019

June 18, 2019 We’re hosting our next breakfast at KPMG’s downtown offices! This will be a great chance to connect with fellow members, candidates, students, and volunteers over coffee and pastries. This is a great way to make new contacts

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Community Event: UBC Farm 2019

June 15, 2019 CPABC’s Vancouver Chapter invites you to join us at our upcoming community event on Saturday, June 15th.  Come volunteer with fellow members, students and candidates at the UBC Farm. The volunteer work includes harvesting, weeding, working with

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Wine Social 2019

May 30, 2019 Can you believe it? In the blink of an eye, the first quarter of 2019 has already come and gone. As an incentive to get through busy season and to celebrate the end of the first quarter,

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Networking Breakfast – May 2019

May 14, 2019 CPABC Vancouver Chapter is excited to host our May networking breakfast event at The Port of Metro Vancouver. Like you, we’re excited to hear all about the largest port in Canada and one of the largest in

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Chapter PD: Accessing Grants…The Easy Way

May 11, 2019 This session is to  educate business owners and/or business community influencers (Accountants, Business Consultants/Advisors, CFOs, Bankers, Business Coaches, etc.) on how to quickly identify, assess, and successfully apply for grants for their business. Develop value-added knowledge that

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Community Event: Easter Seals House

April 6, 2019 CPABC Vancouver Chapter invites you to join us at our upcoming community event on Saturday, April 6. Come volunteer with fellow members, students and candidates at the Easter Seals House  for a spring clean up!  The volunteer work includes

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Call for Committee Members 2019

Have you attended one of our events and/or met one of our talented volunteers? If you are interested in learning new skills, networking, socializing, and giving back, consider becoming a committee member with the CPABC Vancouver Chapter. The anticipated time

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Don’t Let This Be You #5 – Not The Right One

An international company in the consumer products category attempted to implement an ERP system globally.  They spent $125 million and four years developing the software.  Not to mention all the employee hours spent on testing and training.  After an attempt

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Don’t Let This Be You #4 – Unreliable Partners

A community college had been saving funds for its next ERP system, with the main focus on its human resource management system. With over 30 campuses across the country and widely varying business processes at each site, this project had

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