Traditionally, networking slows down in the summer but this year is an exceptional year. June is chock full of opportunities to connect and establish solid relationships for your business. Here is the short version of the list:
Monday, June 2nd, 2014 11am CONNECTworking event in King of Prussia with PowerMatch. PowerMatch presentsThe Monday CONNECTworking Lunch Hour (+15 minutes!) Every other Monday of the month at Freedom Deli 630 Freedom Business Center Dr. 1st Floor King of Prussia, PA RSVP for this FREE event @ @ http://www.meetup.com/PowerMatchKoP/events/183642942/
Tuesday, June 3rd, 6:00pm- 7:30pm Hands-On with LinkedIn at the West Oak Lane Library 6614 North 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19126. This workshop is designed to help you build a LinkedIn profile that gets noticed, understand how to network, and how to drill down to find jobs on LinkedIn. Contact Irene Klemas at firstname.lastname@example.org or 215-685-2843 to register.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 6:30pm Tech Talk for Start Ups with Anaiis Salles at the Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library, A Tech Talk Cooperative program (www.tech-talk-co-op.com). This program will introduce and orient attendees on using domain names and websites, email and autoresponders, landing pages, and social media (eCommerce) to promote a business or for individual use. Read more @ http://libwww.library.phila.gov/calendar/calbydate.cfm?ID=44997
Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 6pm-8pm Out-of-School Time Resource Center peer networking event on Career Ladders 1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway. This event is FREE but registration is requested @ https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/Jun11PNM
Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 6pm-8pm - Disaster Planning for your business at the Central Library "Don't Get Caught Unprepared." This program will discuss the principles and fundamentals of the Emergency Management and Disaster Recovery Process. Participate in activities designed to inform and educate you as a small business owner. Presenter, Howard Hicks is Executive Vice-President of EMS. Register @ https://www.eventbrite.com/e/disaster-planning-for-your-small-business-tickets-11529584297
Friday, June 20th, 2014 8am - 10am Professional Women's Business Network Northwest networking meeting. Please join experienced women business owners, professionals and executives for a roundtable discussion. Bring 30 business cards and exact change of $12 for members and $22 for non-members. Please RSVP online and payment will be expected at the time of the meeting. NOTE: A breakfast buffet is included. RSVP @ http://pwbn.org/events/
Tuesday, June 24th, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm "A guide to business planning". Are you working on a marketing plan or trying to get a handle on your business finances? This program will provide small business owners and entrepreneurs with insight into financial considerations that are fundamental to planning and managing a successful business. Learn the principal components of a Marketing Plan and a Financial Plan as a guide to starting a new business or sustaining an existing one. The presenter is George Slook. RSVP @ https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-guide-to-business-planning-tickets-11530462925
Sunday, June 29th, 2014 3pm - 6pm "What is your vision" for 2014 “In order to develop a positive action we must develop a positive vision.”—Dalai Lama. The workshop begins with a short presentation in which you’ll learn WHY these poster-sized collages are essential to goal setting and their basis in the science and neurology of the brain, not art making. Register @ http://whatsyourvisionphilly.eventbrite.com
Sunday, June 29th, 2014 3pm - 6pm - Calling All Female Entrepreneurs Cohort 5 - This series is designed to inform and educate entrepreneurs on real life issues that directly affect their success. The three major components are: an Accounting System, a Marketing/Networking System and great personal Credit. Time Management is an essential skill in business to manage another layer of responsibilities. Marketing, accounting, making product/service, staff have been added to the already busy lifestyle. The Series consists of three classes and 1 networking event. RSVP @ http://callingallentrepreneurs2.eventbrite.com with discount code TARASGIFT (which expires on June 2nd!)
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Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 8:00AM Steve Forbes | Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy – and What We Can Do at the Central Library 1901 Vine Street Philadelphia, PA. His new book examines the Federal Reserve’s current policies and the economic future of our country. Book included with ticket Continental breakfast at 7:30; event begins at 8:00 Registration fee is 40.00 RSVP @ http://libraryphila.tix.com/Event.aspx?EventCode=653652
When everybody slows down, make sure your business is moving full speed ahead! Happy Networking!