NAWBO Cleveland Past Events

 


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 September 15, 2017
Must-Know Legal Strategies for Women Business Owners
 
What questions to ask when retaining a lawyer, contract basics, what to know when doing business with a partner, protecting your secret sauce, and information on succession planning.
Trademarking, Branding & Copyrighting - What you need to know about protecting your intellectual property, as well as avoiding litigation risks concerning your intellectual property.

August 22, 2017
Deepening Your Business Relationships w/ Referral Partners

Culinary delights will be provided by The Perfect Catering Company, Trish Koodrich’s catering company, along with her signature desserts! Get ready to expand your referral base through networking activities.

July 18, 2017
Cooking Up Relationships
NAWBO members gathered around the table at Kitchen216 for delicious food and fantastic round-table discussions on business challenges, recommendations and solutions.

June 7, 2017
All City Luncheon

We kicked off a new "Ask the Expert" Series for our joint lunches; this luncheon is themed: "Ask the Health Coach." Our diverse panel includes our members: Moderator: Debbie Jones with The Ideal Method; Energy Practitioner and Reiki Master Barbara Toman with BodyWise, LLC & Juice Plus; Wellness Strategist Chris Evans with Christina Evans Insurance; Health Insurance & Wellness Strategist A roundtable format was used for quick and easy health questions. Discussion followed the panel on “How do you maintain your energy throughout the day?”

May 16, 2017
"Growing Your Business Through Networking and Referrals"

Diane Helbig of Seize This Day shared a multitude of ways to create, implement, and monitor individualized strategies that result in better communication, increased performance, and greater results through networking and referrals. Diane has been guiding business success for over 20 years and has helped a plethera of business owners to see great success and profit through networking and relationship building.

April 28, 2017
"Distinctive Leaders Conference"

NAWBO Cleveland invited attendees to embrace their inner distinctive leader! Have you ever wondered how to tap into your true potential? This seminar brought together like-minded business professionals who explored what it means to be a leader and an influencer. In this half-day conference, three amazing speakers explored the topics of personal branding; leveraging your most important resources; creating a defining vision that helps drive revenue; and accelerating your impact. All attendees received a copy of JJ DiGeronimo's new book, Accelerate Your Impact.

March 21, 2017
"A Taste of NAWBO"

Membership Rally
Our Taste of NAWBO event is the perfect opportunity to connect with women business owners over wine, appetizers and desserts in a luxurious, exclusive setting, while learning about the many benefits and programs our national organization and local chapter will be introducing in the coming year! There will even be some friendly competitions to help you make some new contacts and renew acquaintances with existing ones. All the ingredients for personal success are right here, and our upcoming Taste of NAWBO. It's the perfect opportunity to explore them together!

February 21, 2017
Mastering Casual Friday

Tips, advice and live examples of effortlessly having a relaxed yet polished image on Casual Fridays or any more casual work setting. Over the years the translation of what "Casual Friday"really means has gotten out of control in a negative direction at many businesses. Getting it right in your industry is key to elevating in your career. Even solo-entrepreneurs need direction on how to create a wardrobe that supports you 24/7/365. Hint: it isn't two separate wardrobes. Sprinkle in some fun trends while honoring your personal style and you too can have effortless style.

January 17, 2017
Do You Inspire Growth in Your Business?
Jennifer Downey, President of Ambiance, The Store for Lovers, will share her experience with how to inspire growth in business - how to inspire leaders and employees of all skill levels, how to better relate to customers to inspire growth and how to keep yourself motivated to inspire growth personally.

December 13, 2016
 

Winter Social & Charity Accessory Swap Party!
We will swap among our group and anything not swapped will be donated to the women of Dress for Success Cleveland. Take a tour of a very special boutique that supports women in need of a hand up at Dress for Success Cleveland. You can actually "feel" the wonderful energy that lifts and enhances and encourages everyone that walks through their doors. Be a part of the celebration of women.

July 21, 2016
How Fit Are Your Problem Solving Skills: Roundtable Discussions

What's Your Problem? As women business owners we focus on all the "positives" at networking events. ie. “Leave your problems at the door; they will be there when you leave.” Yet, the reality is, we all face obstacles, challenges and roadblocks. Running a business can be challenging and stressful, but having a place to brainstorm ideas, solutions and learning ways around these obstacles is a key to your success. We invite you to allow your NAWBO peers in your network to provide support for you as, together, we conquer the world (or at least create solutions to s ome common business challenges). What's your takeaway? Get ideas to help overcome your specific business related challenges and receive support from fellow members.  

June 21, 2016
How Fit Is Your Marketing?

Learn how to be UNIQUELY YOU when dealing with customers, on social media, and creating video.
This ½ day workshop will included the following speakers:
Liz Hersh, President of Hersh PR and Marketing LLC will present "Stand Out on Social Media in the RIGHT Way!"
Pat Altvater, NAWBO Cleveland Corporate Partner and President of AFP Marketing LLC, will share "Growing Your Business Using Online Content Video Marketing."
Lisa Ryan, President of NSA–Ohio, owner of Grategy , speaking on T.H.A.N.K. and Grow Rich: Five Strategies to Escalate Employee and Customer Engagement, Recognition and Retention

May 17, 2016
How Fit Is Your Space?

Lose Your Stress - Improve your quality of life through organization.Everyone has their own style and habits for completing tasks. Some habits may work for you, while others may actually be working against you. Focusing on your office space, we will review several styles, determine your personal style preference, and teach you how to make your style work for you. This will be an interactive event and you will be immediately able to step right onto the path of success. You will learn: How to make your style preferences work for you, not against you; Reduce your stress level by increasing your organizational skills;Gain extra time for things you enjoy!

April 19, 2016

How Fit Is Your Delegating?
Utilizing Support Personnel
Entrepreneurs share something in common: their business all began with an idea - castles in the air. Foundations are built for those castles, the brick and mortar, the staff, the branding, the product. But what happens when those foundations become shaky because there is more work than you can handle? That's when it's time to consider delegating. You will:

  • Discover what virtual assistants (VA) & student interns can do for you; Learn how to determine what to delegate to a VA or intern; Understand the mechanics of working with a VA or an intern; Change your perception of "I just don't have anyone to delegate to!"

December 8, 2015
How Fit Is Your Image?
Get answers to these questions, shop with a 15% discount, and network with colleagues. Shop with your SPECIAL NAWBO 15% DISCOUNT from 5:30-7:30pm A Kate Spade representative will share some styling tips and answers questions at 6:15pm. In addition, our very own Traci McBride of STYLED by Tee Wardrobe & Image Stylist will help you invest wisely on lasting designer pieces to elevate your wardrobe for years to come. Traci will share her Top 10 Shop Like a Stylist Tips on social media and in NAWBO e-blasts leading up to the event. Plus attendees will receive her "Insider Stylist Shopping Tips" in a handy re-usable format to keep in your purse to save you money for years to come

 











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Inspiration in Action

October 24, 2017
5:30pm
Independence Recreation Center
White Oak Room
6363 Selig Drive
Independence 44131
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