• Not Your Mama's Networking!! Collaboration Works!

    WeWork The National

    ************ FREE Networking Event ************* RSVP on Meetup and then get your FREE ticket HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/not-your-mamas-networking-collaboration-works-tickets-47153483338 Networking, Networking, Networking! Find your tribe! Who will attend to connect you to your next big step in business? We are holding a joint meetup with Women Entrepreneurs’ Secrets of Success, who is on a mission to connect you with the people that can help you and you can help! What/who do you know that can help your fellow entrepreneurs and business leaders to success? And YES - Men are welcome at this event! : ) SCHEDULE 530pm: Meet, Greet and Network (complimentary beer on tap) 6pm: Welcome from the team at WESOS 615pm: PSA — Protecting Your Business 625pm: Discussion Groups 640pm: Short interview conducted by Joe Martin 7pm-730pm: Open discussion and networking Join us as we celebrate our Platinum Sponsor - Jade Carpenter - of Jade Carpenter Law - https://www.jadelawoffice.com/ ! We will be sharing our stage with great Chicago Networking groups like: WESOS Network Events - Jean LaVallie - https://www.meetup.com/WESOS-Network-Events/ Entrepreneur’s Workshop - Joseph Martin - https://www.meetup.com/the-entrepreneurs-workshop/ Windy City Problem Solvers - Alex Shibicky - https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8510491 Million Dollar Events - Kelly Majewski - https://www.facebook.com/milliondollarevents/ Chicago Business Leaders - Jason Rosado - https://www.meetup.com/ChicagoBusinessLeaders Don't miss out! RSVP on Meetup and then click here to get your FREE ticket: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/not-your-mamas-networking-collaboration-works-tickets-47153483338

  • The Business Accelerator Blueprint – Business Leader Lunch & Learn

    Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants

    $45.00

    Business owners and leaders who want faster and more sustainable business growth need to master two key areas: time and people. If you want to learn the steps to do this, join us for the hands-on Business Accelerator Blueprint workshop to: ✓ Identify exactly what to focus on as the leader of your business that will get the biggest growth and ROI for your time and money (and stop having to put out all those fires) ✓ Learn how to better nurture and develop a staff of high performers that solve organizational challenges and speed up business growth ✓ Find out the formula to hire the best employees, reduce turnover and increase job satisfaction, longevity and productivity ✓ Learn the secrets to cutting your own to-do list by 80% and see your business double or triple over the next year (my clients do this all the time, and it works)... The fact is, most business owners say their business could be growing faster and their people could be better. Whether you're a seasoned business leader, or just beginning to branch out from being an entrepreneur, you'll leave the Business Accelerator Lunch & Learn Workshop with a roadmap and action plan to get you there. Special Bonuses: - Everyone who registers for the workshop will receive a complimentary one-on-one business and executive coaching session to clarify what you and your business need and how to get there (worth $400). - You'll be entered to win prizes including a complimentary forensic audit of your website by Thrive Hive (https://thrivehive.com) to uncover challenges and opportunities for your business (worth $1,000) and a complimentary business and executive coaching package from Distinctive Coaching (http://www.DistinctiveCoaching.com) to help you achieve your business goals with advanced tools and support (worth $2,000). The workshop fee includes lunch and materials. $45.00 Early Bird Registration (until June 10) $55.00 Registration (June 11 through June 13) $65.00 Same Day Registration (online or at the door if available) Presenter: Jason Rosado has been supporting leaders of small and mid-size businesses as well as those in global corporations, including Microsoft and Scudder Kemper Investments, for over 20 years to achieve better and faster results in their business. His clients often see their businesses grow by[masked]% in less than a year. Questions? Contact [masked] RSVP here or through Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/BizAccelBlueprintLunchLearn0618

  • Building Your Dream Team and Delegating Your Way to Success

    Oak Park Public Library

    Hello Chicago area Business Leaders! We are in for a really fun event that might just improve the shape of your business, your work hours, your energy and your love for your business. Join us for our open discussion to talk about how to amp up your leadership, build a high-quality team, and be an awesome boss, motivator and delegator. This is perfect for business leaders looking to: • Cut your work hours or stress • Build a team that inspires confidence to fill the work gaps • Increase productivity and effectiveness at your work • Nurture staff members who do a great job for you, each other and your business Discussion Facilitator: Jason Rosado, Business Breakthrough Coach (www.DistinctiveCoaching.com (http://www.distinctivecoaching.com/)), will lead our discussion, drawing from his 20-plus years of developing leaders to create powerful, thriving organizations, cut their work hours, multiply their business, and live the life they’ve always wanted. This event is sponsored by the Women in Business Group of the Oak Park-River Forest Chamber of Commerce. The event is Free for Chamber members and 1st or 2nd time Chamber guests - this includes members of our Meetup group. I'm really excited about this event and can't wait to see you there. Your friend and coach, Jason [masked] "Helping business leaders to create powerful, thriving organizations as you work less, earn more and live the life you've always wanted." Jason E. Rosado Business Breakthrough Coach Distinctive Coaching for Business Success www.DistinctiveCoaching.com (http://www.distinctivecoaching.com/) Double-Certified Extraordinary Coach Certified Big Money Business Coach

  • Business Networking & Cocktails!

    Free Range Office

    Come join us in a casual environment to network and socialize. You’ll make great connections in a relaxed and upbeat atmosphere while expanding your network of contacts to fuel your career or business goals. All are welcome. Bring your business cards! There will be a table setup for promotional material and business cards. Sample of Hor d'oeuvres Tea Sandwiches - Smoked salmon and herb butter on pumpernickel, oven cheddar cheese and mango chutney on brioche grilled vegetables and red pepper goat cheese on petite pan oval. roasted turkey, whipped brie and candied cranberry on whole wheat Bruschetta Bar - Crispy garlic baked crostini with assorted toppings; includes roasted eggplant & caper caponata, tomato chutney, mozzarella and basil, roasted wild mushrooms with fresh thyme, and whipped goat cheese Antipasto - Assortment of Italian sliced meats, braised mushrooms, marinated artichokes, citrus cured olives, Italian cheeses, oven-dried tomatoes, and grilled asparagus; includes assorted gourmet crackers and grissini breadsticks

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  • Create Your 2017 Success Story - Networking, New Years Lunch & Learn

    Ranalli's of Andersonville

    2017 is right around the corner. Now is the time for you and your business to create your greatest success story for the new year... Agenda: • Open Networking • Short Talk & Book Signing - "6 Figure Marketing Blueprint" • 30 Second Introductions • Lunch Menu: Pizza, Soda, Salad • Hands-on Workshop - "Create Your 2017 Success Story" • Drawings and Wrap Up Come join us with the Chicago Gay & Gay-Friendly Business Referral Networking Group, a positive group that gives business professionals the opportunity to meet like minded people, collaborate, share ideas and help each other GROW their businesses while building a supportive network. "Create Your 2017 Success Story" To make 2017 the biggest growth year for your business, you need a great game plan, a fresh perspective and new, exciting strategies to drive you forward. Don’t rely on the same old New Year business plan that you’ve done before. This Lunch & Learn session will provide cutting-edge techniques to plan your year as you shrink your to-do list, skyrocket your revenue and tackle the most important but often overlooked areas that can impede or stop your company's growth throughout the coming year. Speaker: Jason Rosado, Business Breakthrough Coach and owner of Distinctive Coaching for Business Success (www.DistinctiveCoaching.com), brings his 10-year track record of helping clients all over the world to create powerful, thriving organizations while they cut their work hours, multiply their income and live the life they’ve always wanted. Book Signing: Stephanie L. Walters Jackson will also be giving a short talk and be signing her book: "6 Figure Marketing Blueprint: 8 Proven Tactics Small Business Owners Can Use to Generate up to $200K in Under 2 Years" Cost is 15.00 CASH ONLY - Lunch is included: Pizza, Soda & Salad If you want to be surrounded by a positive, diverse and energized group of people who create value for each other professionally as you get ready for a Rockstar 2017, this is the event for you. See you there! Jason [masked] [masked] "Helping business leaders to create powerful, thriving organizations as you work less, earn more and live the life you've always wanted." Jason E. Rosado Business Breakthrough Coach Distinctive Coaching for Business Success www.DistinctiveCoaching.com (http://www.distinctivecoaching.com/) www.facebook.com/GrowYourBiz (http://facebook.com/GrowYourBiz) www.twitter.com/BizCoachJason (http://twitter.com/BizCoachJason)

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  • Create Your 2017 Success Story - Lunch & Learn

    Dominican University Priory Campus

    To make 2017 the biggest growth year for your business, you need a great game plan, a fresh perspective and new, exciting strategies to drive you forward. Don’t rely on the same old goal-setting that you’ve done before. This Lunch & Learn session will provide cutting-edge techniques to shrink your to-do list, skyrocket your business revenue and tackle the most important but often overlooked areas that can impede or stop your company's growth throughout the year. Speaker: Jason Rosado, Business Breakthrough Coach and owner of Distinctive Coaching for Business Success (www.DistinctiveCoaching.com (http://www.distinctivecoaching.com/)), brings his 10-year track record of helping clients all over the world to create powerful, thriving organizations while they cut their work hours, multiply their income and live the life they’ve always wanted. This event is sponsored by the Oak Park-River Forest Chamber of Commerce. The event is Free for Chamber members and 1st or 2nd time Chamber guests - this includes members of our Meetup group. (Otherwise, $25 for all others.) Food is not provided. Please bring a sack lunch. Let's rock your 2017. RSVP now. Your friend and coach, Jason [masked] "Helping business leaders to create powerful, thriving organizations as you work less, earn more and live the life you've always wanted." Jason E. Rosado Business Breakthrough Coach Distinctive Coaching for Business Success www.DistinctiveCoaching.com (http://www.distinctivecoaching.com/) Double-Certified Extraordinary Coach Certified Big Money Business Coach

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  • Dream BIG Retreat - Workshops + Networking + Huge $4,000+ Bonuses

    Waterbird Banquet Center

    If you want to uncover multiple ways to grow your business, cut your work hours, work smarter and not harder, and achieve your business goals fast... Join us for the "Dream BIG Retreat" to learn the secrets to: • Stop wasting your valuable time with client attraction that isn’t effective, and instead double, triple or 10x your business while becoming the talk of the town • Learn how to motivate your staff to become high-performers and end the cycle of hiring the wrong people who waste your and your company's time and money • Increase revenues over 25% and up without adding any more hours to the work day simply by understanding financials better and where you’re leaking money unwisely • Focus on clarity in brand positioning to gain more high paying clients and make more income • Meet and make valuable connections with new potential clients, vendors and partners who can help grow your business • Get instant access to our FREE SUPER BONUSES (worth $4000+) when you register to get your business heading in the right direction before you even get there​ • Stop the “networking - not working” carousel and learn what steps can increase your sales by 100% without having to add any more time to your work week • Get multiple opportunities for one-on-one business and personal coaching throughout the weekend from our expert coaches and speakers ($1,000 value) • Enjoy a day with spirited, motivated and fun people who want to help you succeed and reach your highest potential YOU MUST REGISTER HERE: http://dreambigretreatmichiana.eventzilla.net/web/event?eventid=2138857359 Full Retreat Info: http://www.dreambigretreat.com VIP Networking Event - Thursday Night 6pm - FREE in you retreat ticket or $45 for just Thurs night Dream BIG Retreat Day - Friday 8am - 6pm - Workshops - activities - coaching - networking - sit down lunch and snacks all included AND... Get these FREE SUPER BONUSES Worth $4,000 + ==> When you register, you get access to: INSTANT ACCESS: "Six-Figure Networking Mastery System" - Jason Rosado Learn the easiest way to pull in new clients like crazy and create massively profitable referrals from everyday situations and everywhere you go from now on... including the Dream BIG Retreat. Value: $1,997 "Highly Paid Expert Workshop" - Debbie Allen Discover how to become the highly paid go-to expert in your industry. Experts find solutions to problems and help you gain results faster and more effectively. Experts are the top professionals in their industry and position themselves as authorities in their industries. They make more income than their competitors by focusing on the top 20% of high-value prospects in their market. Value: $1,999 "6 Gears to Rev Up your Culture, Team, & Leadership" - Emily Shoop This power packed program will show you:  The biggest mistake leaders make costing them success in their teams.  How to increase communication in your team in one simple step.  The best way to engage employees to resolve problems on their own.  How to stay away from the micromanaging trap.  The #1 reason for conflict, and how to deal with it. "4 Steps to Bankroll Your Business" - Nicole Roberts Jones The 4 steps to Bankroll Your Brilliance is designed to teach you the steps toward taking your expertise, your gift, your know how = what Nicole calls your FIERCE and developing it into a Signature System(FIERCE Formula) which is one of the most powerful ways to leverage what you know into multiple streams of income. In this powerful webinar, Nicole walks you through the same system she teaches her clients to develop a dynamic and distinctive program that not only sets you apart in your marketplace but also gives you multiple ways to serve clients that will keep them coming back for more ways to be served by YOU. Close to Chicago: Drive in or Get away for the day (or two) and stay and network with us nearby. - Hotel block is 10 minutes from the meeting center HOTEL Deal for Overnight: Spring House Inn 303 N Mineral Springs Rd, Porter, IN 46304 (219)[masked] www.springhouseinn.com​ When making reservation, say you're with the Dream BIG Retreat for discounted rooms For Retreat Ticket, YOU MUST REGISTER HERE - RSVP'ing on Meetup alone WILL NOT hold your space: http://www.dreambigretreat.com (http://www.dreambigretreat.com/) See you there! Jason P.S. I'm honored to be a featured speaker again with "Three simple steps to massively multiply your business over the weekend and beyond" as well as leading the Coaching Lounge, and being a part of this incredible Retreat for the 3rd year. P.S.S. It keeps getting better each year, and I'm excited with what we've put together to help you explode your business and upgrade your lifestyle. Be there to join the fun and get your business rocking in Q4 and 2107! http://www.dreambigretreat.com [masked] "Helping business leaders to create powerful, thriving organizations as you work less, earn more and live the life you've always wanted." Jason E. Rosado Business Breakthrough Coach Distinctive Coaching for Business Success http://www.DistinctiveCoaching.com Double-Certified Extraordinary Coach Certified Big Money Business Coach Certified Instant Miracle Master Teacher

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  • “Network Your Way to Six-Figures and Beyond" - Networking Lunch 'n Learn

    Ranalli's of Andersonville

    $15.00

    Do you have a love/hate relationship with networking? Or do you just hate it? Or maybe you love the idea, but it doesn't always translate to real productivity and dollars. Business owners all over Chicago are soon getting back to work, and networking season is here. No matter how you feel about networking, you won't want to miss this session that will help you get amped up and grow your business like never before... AGENDA: 11:30 - 11:45: Open Networking 12:05 - 12:35: Lunch 'n Learn - Speaker - Pizza, Pop, Salad 12:35 - 12:40: Individual Business Showcase 12:45 - 12:55: 30 Second Introductions 12:55 - 1:00: Drawing and Wrap Up I'm honored to be the featured speaker again at the Chicago Gay & Gay-Friendly Business Referral Networking lunch and learn. This group gives business professionals the opportunity to build relationships with other like minded people to collaborate, share ideas and help each other GROW their business and build a referral network. Speaker: Business Breakthrough Coach - Jason Rosado “Network Your Way to Six-Figures and Beyond" --> If you are tired of having the same conversations that don't lead anywhere --> If you're more reserved and don't feel comfortable talking about yourself or your business --> If you don't know how to take the conversation beyond "What do you do?" This session will help you overcome these challenges to skyrocket your business. Business growth expert and coach, Jason Rosado (http://www.distinctivecoaching.com/), will share with you how he overcame shyness, insecurities and poor networking skills to grow his business to six-figures using the “Natural Networking Method" and how you can easily do it, too. Cost is 15.00 CASH ONLY - Lunch is included : Pizza, Soda & Salad If you want to be surrounded by a positive, diverse and energized group of people who want to create value for each other professionally, this is the event for you. See you there! Jason [masked] [masked] "Helping business owners to Double, Triple or 10 X Your Business as you help more people, make more money, work less hours and absolutely love it all." Jason E. Rosado Business Breakthrough Coach Distinctive Coaching for Business Success www.DistinctiveCoaching.com (http://www.distinctivecoaching.com/) www.facebook.com/GrowYourBiz (http://facebook.com/GrowYourBiz) www.twitter.com/BizCoachJason (http://twitter.com/BizCoachJason)

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  • Amp Up Your Client Attraction Factor

    Regus

    What's your biggest client attraction question, challenge or block? What's holding you back from pulling in perfect clients like crazy? Come join us and get the answers that will help you... "Amp Up Your Client Attraction Factor" A lively group interaction where you'll have the chance to ask your top marketing and sales questions and "pick the brain" of Jason Rosado - client attraction expert for coaches, consultants and holistic healers - to get detailed answers, ideas and action steps to immediately boost your business. --> Discover what's stopping you from being a client attraction super-magnet --> Learn what to do and say so you won't have to chase clients or feel weird, embarrassed or just “icky” when you talk about yourself and your services --> Find out how to speak the same language as your perfect ideal client whether in person conversations, over email, on social media, or even from stage, so they instantly “get you”, want to know more, and are ready to hire you. Anything related to getting more, better, or higher paying clients is fair game. I promise to hold nothing back and share with you as much of my proven business growth formulas, systems and strategies as possible during our time together. Cost: $10 Pre-paid (click here) (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=HRVGNZKUPUEDN) or $15 CASH ONLY at the door - Networking, food, and workshop presentation included, plus... - Networking, food, and workshop presentation included, plus... FREE BONUSES for all who attend: - Free Complimentary Business Center Day Office Voucher ($89 value) - Free Follow Up Fast Start Business Explosion Coaching Session ($479 value) EVENING AGENDA 6:00 - 6:30: Mixing, Mingling & Munching (Pizza, veggies and snacks!) 6:30 - 7:30: Group Introductions & Presentation: - Go around the circle to introduce ourselves to each other - Jason Rosado on Amp Up Your Client Attraction Factor 7:30 - 8:00: More Mixing & Mingling LOCATION SPONSOR Robin Lockhart ([masked]) of Regus Oak Park Business Center (http://www.regus.com/locations/business-centre/illinois-oak-park-oak-park)is our host for the evening, and we thank them for supporting local small businesses and providing us a wonderful meeting space for the evening. This is a joint event with Oak Park Area Small Business Owners (http://www.meetup.com/OakParkSmallBiz) & Chicagoland Coaches and Healers (http://www.meetup.com/ChicagolandCoachesAndHealers/events/230509839/). Please contact me with any questions. See you there! Jason [masked] [masked] "Helping passionate coaches, consultants and healers to Double, Triple or 10x Your Business and work half the time, while you help more people, make more impact and absolutely love it all." Jason E. Rosado Business Breakthrough Coach Distinctive Coaching for Business Success Bonus Resource: www.7figureCoachingBiz.com (http://7figurecoachingbiz.com/) Double-Certified Extraordinary Coach Certified Big Money Business Coach Certified Instant Miracle Master Teacher

  • Create Marketing Magic: Fill Your Business with Enthusiastic Perfect Clients

    Ranalli's of Andersonville

    $10.00

    Combined Lunch Meetup with the Chicago Gay & Gay-Friendly Business Referral Network (http://www.meetup.com/Chgo-Gay-Friendly-Biz-Referral-Network/events/173194842/) and the Chicago Holistic Practitioners Network (http://www.meetup.com/ChicagolandHolisticPractitioners/events/174175802/) Hope you can Attend! Bring Plenty of Business Cards! I'm honored to be the featured speaker again at the Chicago Gay & Gay-Friendly Business Referral Networking lunch and learn. This group gives Gay-owned and Gay-supported business professionals the opportunity to build relationships with other like minded Professionals to collaborate, share ideas and help each other GROW their Business and build their Referral Network. Please be courteous and try to attend if you say you are coming - or update your RSVP because we order food in Advance!! AGENDA: 11:30 - 11:45: Open Networking 12:05 - 12:35: Lunch 'n Learn - Speaker - Pizza, Pop, Salad 12:35 - 12:40: Individual Business Showcase 12:45 - 12:55: 30 Second Introductions 12:55 - 1:00: Drawing and Wrap Up Speaker: Business Explosion Coach - Jason Rosado "Create Marketing Magic and Fill Your Business with Qualified, Enthusiastic Perfect Clients" Business Explosion Coach Jason Rosado (http://facebook.com/GrowYourBiz) will guide us through this hands-on marketing workshop on how to properly build and fill your perfect-client attraction funnel. Jason will share strategies that will save you time, money and energy, and allow you to focus on boosting your business to great new heights. You will walk out of this session knowing how to: => Become a client attraction super-magnet - instead of having to chase clients while feeling “icky” when you promote yourself and your services => Speak the same language as your perfect ideal client, so they instantly “get you”, want to know more, and are ready to hire you => Leave with a written plan for the marketing activities that suit you best and will draw your perfect clients to you --- the ones who will get the best results from you (awesome way to charge higher fees, too) => WIN BIG... Jason and Cindy will be raffling off tremendous PRIZES, some will even grow your business by thousands of $$ immediately. The secret to having exceptional business growth like you’ve never seen before is creating marketing that is highly valuable to your ideal clients, systematic, easy to implement, and fun for you to execute. Join us April 9, when Jason will be teaching this exciting step-by-step process to explode your business. Cost is 12.00 CASH ONLY - Lunch is included : Pizza, Soda & Salad If you want to be surrounded by a positive, diverse and energized group of people who want to create value for each other professionally, this is the event for you. See you there! Jason [masked] [masked] "Helping passionate business owners to Double, Triple or 10 X Your Business and feel security, pride and satisfaction as you help more people, make more money, work less hours and absolutely love it all." Jason E. Rosado Business Explosion Coach Distinctive Coaching for Business Success www.DistinctiveCoaching.com (http://www.distinctivecoaching.com/) www.facebook.com/GrowYourBiz (http://facebook.com/GrowYourBiz) www.twitter.com/BizCoachJason (http://twitter.com/BizCoachJason)

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