April 5, 2019
Peer to Peer Network
Members of LO's Peer to Peer Network at the workshop held Jan. 7, 2019.

Peer to Peer Network

Business owners in the Landscape Ontario community have exclusive access to a great peer mentorship and learning program

peer to peer september summit 24-25 summit. Register today! Business owners and upper management are faced with hundreds of problems, decisions and issues every single day. Running a business is tough work and you don't have to always try and figure things out on your own.

Your peers in the landscape and horticulture profession can help! Attend one of our events or post a question online via our invitation-only LinkedIn group or private Facebook group and your peers will confidentially and professionally help you to achieve your true potential.

Be the leader you aspire to become. Join LO's Peer to Peer Network today!

Upcoming workshops in 2020:

Peer to Peer Network September Summit

COVID-19 Edition – A Virtual Feature Event
Sept. 24 and 25, 2020 (8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. each day)

This year's two-day event has been transformed into a virtual half-day workshop on Operational Efficiency, PLUS a half-day workshop on Exit Strategies and Succession Planning

Join us on online for this information-packed feature event on the Peer to Peer Network calendar.

Day one: Operational Efficiency
Get in on the hottest tips to solve challenges nagging your operational efficiency. Our two presenters will focus on the newest trends and technology for managing and training for happier teams and higher profit. Participants will be networking in break out rooms in addition to being a part of a live Q and A session.

Arden Urbano, President, Greenius
Frank Bourque, Landscape and Hardscape Business Consultant

Day two: Exit Strategies and Succession Planning
Join us for this info packed panel and break out discussion morning — starting with a ‘BYOB (Bring Your Own Breakfast) Keynote Presentation’ with Mark Bradley on establishing value in your business.

Mark’s presentation will be followed by a panel discussion with five industry experts — all of whom have either bought, sold, or transitioned into ownership of a Landscape company. Joe Salemi, Deputy Executive Director of Landscape Ontario will be our moderator.

Panelists: Mark Bradley, Frank Bourque, Jacki Hart, David Wright, Brian Cotter

Each of our panelists will join break out room discussions on various topics within our ‘exit strategy’ theme. We’ll end the morning with an open mic Q and A

LO member: $95.00
Non-member: $175.00
Maximum participants: 40
Dates: Thursday, September 24, 2020, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Friday, September 25, 2020, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Mutual respect for mutual improvement

We ask members of the group to acknowledge the following: 

Our pledge to each other is: 
To honour confidentiality
To respect vulnerability 
To offer sincere advice 
To rise above judgment 
To inspire peers with hope 

Our commitment to our network is: 
To participate regularly in online discussions 
To engage in face to face sessions – ensuring success for all 
To follow up when we say we will. 
Here's what people are saying: 
"Thanks Jacki and Tim, it was like you heard where I was, and what I needed" 
"Great discussion and tools to help me make it work better!" 
"Very comfortable atmosphere and welcome comments." 
"Jacki what a task master! Tim put the hammer down" 

"Thanks again, looking forward to August ... "
"Peer to Peer is just the right amount of Jackie and Tim ‘Talk’ and group ‘Talk’. It takes a lot to impress me – Call me Sync, it’s okay  – I just didn’t want to join a group where I was ‘talked at’." 
"Jacki and Tim’s leadership of the group is inspiring. Meeting content is informative and timely. They talk, we talk. You won’t want to miss a moment of the meeting, snoozing …Just saying!"

Join the LO Peer to Peer Network

Conversations are happening online via LinkedIn and a private Facebook group page.

To join our LinkedIn and/or Facebook group:
Simply email signup.peer2peer@landscapeontario.com and ask to be added to the online group(s).

The program is an LO member-exclusive benefit, open to business owners and upper-level managers.

Once approved, you can then start sharing with your peers, as well as learning from their experience. Remember, the network is for business owners and upper management.

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