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New Hires

We would like to introduce our newest team members. We are developing a NEW Seniors Digital Literacy Program, focused on mobile devices, which will be starting this Fall.   “Hello! My name is Josh Veilleux and I am the Program Coordinator for the Seniors Digital Literacy program. Coming back from completing my bachelor’s degree in [...]

August Events and Presentations

Tuesday August 22nd, 2017, the Government of Ontario is hosting a Women’s Economic Empowerment discussion session from 12 PM (noon) until 5PM at the Dante Club in Timmins. There may still be time to register by sending the registration form or an email to . On Thursday August 24th 2017, we are having a [...]

Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation

Recently you may have seen more emails in your inbox asking to reconfirm your subscriptions—promotional offers and newsletters for instance. Under the Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), organizations are required to now have expressed consent from individuals to receive mass communications, such as; Emails, Newsletters, Text Messages and promotional offers to a large audience. The most [...]

New and Exciting Changes to the STAMP Program (a technology assessment offered by NEOnet to SMEs)

Some changes have been made to the STAMP program, which will make the program more interesting to SMEs in Northern Ontario. These changes include: STAMP consultants are now able to engage clients throughout all of Northern Ontario, not just Northeastern Ontario. Participants now have the opportunity to fully access the program’s maximum subsidy: o   Applicants may [...]

Upcoming – Summer 2017

Thursday, July 20th, 2017, Kait-Lynn Gooch will be presenting to the Employment Options Emploi’s, Youth Job Connection participants, an overview on protecting yourselves online and Social Media; Etiquette, securing your accounts and the recent changes regarding Social Media platforms that are commonly used by youth and young adults. The presentation will use an Apple TV [...]

Android’s Hidden ‘Panic Button’ to Help Fight Malware

Have you ever gone onto an app on your phone and suddenly your phone is unresponsive and the app takes control of your device? Google has just released that Android Nougat update 7.1 which will have a sort of Panic Button for these circumstances. Google mentions that once you are in an application or opening an [...]

Mattagami Heights Website Launch

Congratulations on your official new website launch! Thursday, May 25th, 2017, NEOnet team members Paul Ouimette and Phil Barton were among many that attended.  The community came out in force to enjoy "Happy Hour" at the Full Beard Brewing Company, to sample a local beer and burger.  Not just any burger, but a delicious, grass-fed, [...]

May and June Outreach and Education Events

Starter Company Workshop On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017, Kait-Lynn Gooch, presented to the Starter Company and Starter Company Plus participants at the Timmins Business Enterprise Centre. There were 12 participants with hopes of becoming entrepreneurs and interested in starting their own businesses. The content of the presentation included Branding, Marketing, Social Media and the importance [...]

LinkedIn workshop with Javed S. Khan

On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017, Kait-Lynn Gooch attended a presentation hosted by Newbie Media Marketing & Design and Javed S. Khan. This workshop addressed the Social platform LinkedIn, and Javed went through the features and functions of the platform, how to create a profile, the importance of LinkedIn, and how to use it as a [...]