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CLOSED Business Community Comes Together to Support Entrepreneurs in Free EDUNetworking Event on June 2-3 2022

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Canada, May 30, 2022

“Alone we can do so little. Together we can do so much” is a famous quote from Helen Keller who inspired the Grand Connection community on this Motivated to focus on Community, collaboration and grand donations. With this in mind, Grand Connections is hosting a two-day free online networking conference where seasoned members take it further by sharing their recipes for success. The event brings together masterminds, mentors and skill sharing to help others reduce mistakes and accelerate business growth.


The Grand Podcasters Welcome All to New Group at the Grand Connection | Press Release

Three Members of the Grand Connection, Joe Matz, Diana Lidstone, and Michelle Abraham, have come together to give back to give back to other entrepreneurs

Podcasting can be a lonely place when you don’t get live feedback and key indicators we have identified for success are community engagement, support and accountability”

— Michelle Abraham

VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA, June 10, 2022/ — There are over 2.8 million podcasts worldwide (according to and small businesses are creating huge success with audiences that are hyper targeted and eager to buy from their trusted podcast host. Three Members of the Grand Connection business community, Joe Matz, Diana Lidstone, and Michelle Abraham, have come together to give back by bringing entrepreneurs their very own podcasting group: The Grand Podcasters. This new group is open to anyone interested in the tips and tricks it takes to put together a successful podcast that boosts business outreach and visibility.


CLOSED Grand Connection Community Supports Entrepreneurs by Giving Back: Members Collaborate to Give Over $8k in Free Gifts

“Grand Giving, being of service, is the underlying philosophy of the community”

— Carolyn Cooper-McOuatt


/ — The Grand Connection, a global networking community, is hosting its annual Spring Grand Giveaway offering thousands in gifts to support other businesses. Members of the community have contributed thousands of dollars in free training, business tools, and coaching to help businesses survive and thrive in uncertain times.


Grand Connection Supports Small Businesses Impacted by Pandemic.

New Business Community, the Grand Connection Supports Small Business Suffering from the Pandemic: Collaboration and Grand Giving Helps Entrepreneurs Survive and Thrive in a Global Marketplace. It was the onset of the pandemic in March 2020, when two friends looked out over the edge of the Grand Canyon and knew they needed to do something. The world was about to change, and businesses would be suffering. Little did they know this would turn into something so grand.

The two founders, Carolyn Cooper-McOuatt, of Inspired Business Development and Susan Jarema of New Earth Marketing have been working with entrepreneurs for over three decades. The two met 25 years ago teaching business classes at a local college. “When Susan invited me to join her on a vacation in AZ in March 2020, I felt a calling to go” said Carolyn, “It was that breathless moment at the edge of the Grand Canyon where the inspiration to start our own grand adventure into the world of virtual networking events was born.