Burlington Post, Inside Halton Published May 25, 2018
Tara McEwen, founder of HomeShare Alliance, is this week’s guest on James Burchill’s Burlington-based Smartcar Coffee Confidential. This is Tara McEwen's Smartcar Coffee Confidential.
McEwen formed the for-profit social enterprise to shift how people think about their living arrangements, helping them understand and implement long-term home-sharing options.
In each episode of Smartcar Coffee Confidential, Burchill takes local business people, V.I.P.s and other dignitaries out for a coffee and chat in his tiny Smartcar and films it for distribution on YouTube.
Burchill has a background in marketing, technology and business systems. Referring to himself as the Side Hustle Coach, the entrepreneur and best-selling author helps people start and grown their own small businesses.
Recent Smartcar Coffee Confidential guests included Burlington Mayor Rick Goldring, Burlington Post publisher Kelly Montague and dream builder coach Heather Edgington.
Meet Lynn, a client of HomeShare Alliance. She shares her experience and the benefits to finding the right homeshare match.
The winner for our draw at the Seniors Housing Expo goes to Zenia M. of Burlington, Ontario. Zenia received a $100 Sobeys Gift Card. Congratulations and thanks for stopping by HomeShare Alliance's trade show booth Zenia!!
What a great turnout for the Seniors Housing Expo today! Despite the unpleasant weather, the good attendance shows that housing is an important issue for seniors. Grateful for all the valuable connections made and the opportunity to discuss the many benefits that homesharing offers. Many thanks to Marion Goard Sales Representative Keller Williams Edge Realty and Amal Helbah-Dawson, Investment and Retirement Planner RBC Royal Bank for hosting this fantastic event. Pictured with Expo attendee Sally, and the cuddly Helper Bear from Senior Helpers Burlington.
GOLDEN GIRLS WEEKEND GETAWAY! Five Oaks Retreat Centre June 22-24. Join today & receive an early bird member discount! Experience & learn about #homesharing & meet like-minded women 50+ https://www.meetup.com/House-Sharing-for-Boomer-Women/events/249386279/ … via @Meetup Members are from #BurlON #Oakville #HamONT #Mississauga
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