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OPEN FORUM: CEO BOOTCAMP Is Coming to New York and It’s Free!


Want free networking, fresh ideas and stellar speakers for your business? OPEN FORUM: CEO BOOTCAMP is a free program designed to help women entrepreneurs grow their businesses and reach their full potential as CEOs.


Join our friends at American Express OPEN in New York City this November to learn from industry visionaries, get exclusive access to business-building tools and expand your network of fellow women business owners.


Monday, November 3, 2014

8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. EST


Sheraton Times Square

811 7th Avenue

New York, NY 10019


What to expect:


• Keynote conversation with Diane von Furstenberg

• Inspirational keynotes from industry experts

• Hands-on learning and development workshops

• Connections with hundreds of female entrepreneurs

• Topics curated for women, by women


Can’t come to New York City? Register to watch the live stream!


Click here for more information on the program and to register.


Women's Leadership Summit: Playbook for Today's Professional Women
Date: November 5, 2014
Time: 8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location: The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
Phone #: 609-771-3064
Sponsored by: the School of Business at The College of New Jersey and the NJ Small Business Development Center
Registration: $100


Description: What's in your Playbook?
Learn how to break the rules to your advantage from interactive workshops, guided networking games, and dynamic speakers who will challenge us to understand what is acceptable and what is not at TCNJ’s 4th Annual Women’s Leadership Summit.     





NAWBO® Institute - E-Learning Series Webinar
"Boost Your Business with Email and Social Media"

Sponsored by Constant Contact

What do you get when you mix a single mom with a background in radio, comedy, sales, and corporate training? A zest for life and will to succeed! Anna Maria Soriano knows small business very well as a former owner of three. She’s all too familiar with living, breathing, eating, sleeping a business daily to not just succeed, but survive! 

Join Anna Maria Soriano “the voice of Constant Contact” since 2006 as she walks through hints and tips for best results with your email marketing and social media campaigns!

In this webinar you will learn:

  • Tips to increase your open rate
  • Strategies of sending and analytics
  • The power of connecting your email and social worlds

This webinar is for individuals that already have a general understanding of eMarketing and ready to take to your business online marketing to the next level.

Click here to view the recorded webinar.



NAWBO® Institute - E-Learning Series Webinar
"6 Time Tactics to Free Up 8+ Hours per Week to Grow Your Business and Get Your Life Back!" - Sponsored by Maui Mastermind

One of the most common complaints for business owners is that there's too much to do and not enough time in the day to get it all done. The surprising truth is that you’re already working enough hours, you just need to do more with the hours you’re already working.   

You’ll learn: 
- A revolutionary new time mastery system designed for business owners to help you manage the conflicting demands and multiple hats you wear!
- A simple technique to help you identify precisely what you do that creates the most value for your business!
- How to design out the repetitive, low value items that waste too much of your day!
- How to find, hire, and leverage a personal assistant (and why you can’t afford not to!)
- Why discipline and will power are doomed to fail (and the two elements that consistently work!)
- And much more! 

Click here to view the recorded webinar.


NAWBO® Institute - E-Learning Series Webinar: Insuring and Financing Your Supply Chain to Conduct Smarter Trade - Sponsored by UPS

We would like to thank guest speaker Natalie Dischinger with UPS Capital and Lori Lemmon of UPS. Supply chain risks can never be eradicated, but they can be minimized.  With the proper solutions, any business owner, regardless of the size of the company, can be as well prepared as any top-notch supply chain executive to reduce risks.  By leveraging UPS’s global logistics network, UPS Capital’s solutions are uniquely designed to help business owners conduct smarter trade by anticipating risks, financing trade, and optimizing customers’ payments.

Click here to view the recorded webinar.


NAWBO® Institute - E-Learning Series Webinar: Grow Your Business With Social Media Webinar Registration Now Open – Sponsored by Microsoft
We would like to thank Ron Cates, Constant Contact’s email and social media marketing expert for sharing his expertise on email and social media with us. Ron has supported small business for decades and has an extensive background in financial development and marketing for non-profit organizations. A digital marketing pioneer, Ron has educated nearly 100,000 small businesses on behalf of Constant Contact and has presented at hundreds of high-profile conferences and events. Millions have read his written articles, and his radio shows on email marketing and social media are among the most popular on the Internet.

We know that many small businesses find themselves seeking the right strategies, tools and tactics to make their marketing efforts as effective as possible. But between Facebook and Twitter, email and mobile, and whatever new social network is rolling out this month - there’s a lot to keep up with. This workshop will help make sense of the noise. You’ll discover 6 simple ideas that will help you better understand social media marketing and develop a strategy to grow your business. Note: This session is designed to be beneficial to everyone! Social media “power users” won’t be bored and absolute beginners won’t feel lost Click here  for the webinar presentation.


NAWBO® Institute - E-Learning Series Webinar: Affordable Care Act Basics: What Small Business Owners Need To Know. Sponsored by Sam's Club

Healthcare rules can be complex to maneuver. The upcoming changes in our nation’s healthcare system via the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are a major source of confusion for everyone.

    • What does the Affordable Care Act mean to your business?
    • Does it even affect your employees?

Sam’s Club invites NAWBO members to a preview webinar of “Affordable Care Act Basics: What Small Business Owners Need To Know” with Sherri Thomas, Director of Managed Care Solutions at Sam’s Club.  Follow this link to Webinar: Click here.


NAWBO's E-Learning Webinar Sponsored By UPS: Expand your Exports. Grow your Business.
Are you exporting? If you’re not exporting now, you may be missing out on most of the world’s customers. If you aren’t selling to them, someone else will—probably your competition. If you rely on U.S. customers, you might look in the rearview mirror and see competitors coming up fast. NAWBO e-learning webinar. features Anne Grey, Executive Director of the U.S. Commercial Service’s Trade Promotion Programs. She will highlight resources that will help you uncover new opportunities in international markets and develop your export expansion strategy. Click here to view webinar.         



Public Policy Primer Call - Presentation
NAWBO was instrumental in passing HR 5050, the Women’s Business Ownership Act of 1988 that was key to boosting women entrepreneurs’ access to capital and led to a 30 percent surge in women’s business ownership nationwide. We would like to thank our guest speaker Julie Weeks as she shared with us the progress we’ve made since this pivotal legislation and the work that still remains. Click here for presentation.