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October 2017

Biz Battle 2017

By |October 26th, 2017|Press Releases|

NEOnet once again participated in this second year’s Biz Battle hosted by Northern College’s Entrepreneur Center and co-hosted by Head Start in Business. Paul Ouimette participated as a judge. The event is a weekend business boot camp that provided opportunities for young entrepreneurs to gain real-world business experience and to network with like-minded youth and [...]

TechSocial for Seniors

By |October 26th, 2017|Press Releases|

On Thursday October 19th, Josh and MJ travelled to Iroquois Falls to participate in the Seniors Information Fair. The fair, hosted by the Older Adults Centres’ Association of Ontario (OACAO), was well attended by residents of Iroquois Falls. The fair also hosted several compelling speakers from the Ministry of Transportation, Elder Abuse Ontario, Ministry of [...]

Happy Halloween (tech in the holiday)

By |October 26th, 2017|Press Releases|

Trick or Treat! Halloween is nearly here, and while some may not think that technology in general and mobile technology plays a role in this holiday, actually, it can! From having a small GPS tracker in your child’s trick or treating bag or working together with your neighbourhood to see who is handing out treats [...]

#SBW2017

By |October 26th, 2017|Press Releases|

NEOnet kicked off the 2017 Small Business Week with Technology: Changing the Nature of Work on Monday October 16th, 2017 in Timmins.  The presentation was a live broadcast from College Boreal conference room 209 to Kirkland Lake, Kapuskasing and Hearst. There was a total of 29 participants for the event. Creig Lamb from the Brookfield [...]

September 2017

Small Business Week 2017

By |September 20th, 2017|Press Releases|

Small Business Week 2017 is approaching quickly! Many events, presentations and workshops are planned across our area. NEOnet will be hosting Monday, October 16th a morning event to kick off Small Business Week 2017 in Timmins. While keeping in-tune with the overall topic/theme we are going to introduce some new technology to the mix as [...]

New iPhone(s) – Yes plural!

By |September 20th, 2017|Press Releases|

Telecommunications are always in flux and evolving – Apple just announced their new iPhone Models: iPhone 8 series and iPhone X (pronounced 10).  Much of the hype and media mostly showed the iPhone X, but what are the differences between these 2 new iPhones? After some education on our part and research through various articles, here [...]

What NEOnet has been up-to

By |September 20th, 2017|Press Releases|

NEOnet attended Northern College's Frosh Day on September 5th, at the South Porcupine campus. MJ and Josh kicked off the first presentation of the TechSocial program which aims to reduce social isolation through the use of information communication technologies (ICT). By helping older adults learn about smartphones, tablets and apps, we hope to create a [...]

August 2017

Prosperity and Growth Strategy for Northern Ontario

By |August 18th, 2017|Press Releases|

On July 19th 2017, Paul Ouimette and Board Member Gerry Talbot, participated in a Roundtable discussion with Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED)/FedNor representatives, and other interested community representatives. An opportunity to have your say exists where you can share and provide your input is asked within an email from The Development of the [...]