What we're about

Do you want to meet authentic business owners, grow your referrals, deepen client relationships, workshop your marketing skills, and build your business?
We're the best kind of entrepreneurs: real people dedicated to building businesses with authenticity. We learn from each other, grow our networks, build community, give & receive referrals, and have fun!
It doesn't matter if you've been in business for years, or are just starting out. This is a place where your voice is valued. Join our business networking group and enjoy:

• Unique networking events that lead with conversations before business pitches;
• Roundtable mastermind networking to share ideas and challenges;
• Lunch and learn workshops where you can contribute your expertise;
• Referral networking nights to spread the word on your ideal clients;
• Fun social networking events - wine tastings, nights out, and family events.

This group is for you if you are:
- An entrepreneur or small business owner;
- A home-based business owner;
- A network marketer growing a team;
- A work from home parent;
- Someone who wants to showcase your venue;
- Or even someone considering starting a business who wants to do it right…

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Upcoming events (5+)

Authentic Open Networking

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Looking for good conversation with like-minded business owners? Want to avoid the usual pitch-fest at other networking events? Join us at our next Open Networking night! This is your chance to become part of a rapidly growing networking community. We're a diverse group of entrepreneurs dedicated to serving our clients with authenticity and helping each other grow our businesses. Whether you've been in business for years or are just starting out drop in for fun, facilitated networking themed around authenticity in business. We will have open networking from 6pm until about 6:45pm followed by facilitated small table discussions until about 8pm. This leaves plenty of time to continue the party with more open networking. Please plan to purchase dinner or (at least) a beverage to support the establishment hosting our group. There will be light refreshments provided. We expect this evening to be full so please register early. Please be respectful of others - if your RSVP changes, change it on the Meetup group to allow space for another person to take your place. We look forward to connecting with you! And for more fun bring a friend or two!

Get More Clients (Without Sliming on People at Networking Events)

A free, interactive ONLINE training for business owners and professionals who network to meet clients. Register for the webinar by clicking below: https://angelaorr--meetupmarketer.thrivecart.com/workshop-attract-your-ideal-client/5c396a66cff6a/ How can you grow your business effectively through networking... without feeling like you're being pushy or aggressive? How can you identify who your potential clients are in a room full of new faces? And how do you do it consistently so that you can book more follow-up meetings? In this live training by Mia & Andy Torr, the founders of Authentic Networker, you'll learn how to quickly sort people at a networking event, so you know exactly how to follow up. We'll answer your questions about networking... who to meet, what to say, and how to avoid getting stuck in the social club. And we'll share how a small shift in your approach can change you from feeling "sales-y" with everyone, to building real connections that grow your business. Make sure you get an ROI on your networking this year. Join us for a special session about skills, mindset and strategy... exclusively for members of the Authentic Networker community on Meetup! Register Here: https://angelaorr--meetupmarketer.thrivecart.com/workshop-attract-your-ideal-client/5c396a66cff6a/ (If you can't attend the live training, simply register to get access to the replay.)

Roundtable Mastermind:Follow up with prospects best practices

Do you run a small business? Do you want to connect with other business owners, share your experience, and mastermind business challenges together? Whether you've been in business for years or are just starting out, join us for coffee, tea, networking, and a roundtable chat about marketing and growing your business. Each month we feature a different theme related to small business ownership. This month we will be focusing on "Follow Up" How do you follow up with clients or potential clients. Do you use a CRM, white board or old fashioned pen and paper? Come share what works or doesn't work for you in this area! Spaces for this popular event are limited. Reserve your spot early to avoid disappointment! Coffee and light refreshments provided. Bring a colleague and be entered into a raffle!

Workshop: Attract Your Ideal Client

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Does promoting your business to everyone you meet make you feel like a politician in campaign season? Do you wish you could find the right people who see what you do, uncross their arms, and reach for their wallets? There's way to light up your ideal clients like a light bulb, and we can show you the switch. In this ONLINE workshop, you'll learn the first step to transform your approach from chasing clients to attracting them magnetically. You can register for the workshop at: https://angelaorr--meetupmarketer.thrivecart.com/workshop-attract-your-ideal-client/ You'll develop an ideal client profile so you can laser target your audience with a crystal-clear marketing message. You'll come away from this workshop with a solid foundation for your marketing, even if your business serves a wide audience, and even if you've done an ideal client exercise in the past. We'll cover: the psychology (aka unicorn magic) that makes this strategy work; the exact steps to focusing on a specific audience without limiting your growth; where all these perfect people are hiding, anyway; how to write copy that attracts your perfect clients to you like Kardashians to a photo opp. It's actionable. It's easy to implement. And your marketing will flow like butter. Register Now: https://angelaorr--meetupmarketer.thrivecart.com/workshop-attract-your-ideal-client/ TESTIMONIALS "Andy & Mia’s course is targeted, meticulous, and focused on what is actually important. It was better than I could have imagined." - Andrew, Financial Advisor "Mia and Andy are effortlessly knowledgeable. This course flows so well, we would recommend it to absolutely anyone who wants to grow their business." - Michelle & Alyx, interior designers "My approach to marketing used to be scattered and not specific. This course helped me better decide how to spend time in my business, and now I know exactly how to take it to the next level." - Mandi, network marketer

Past events (8)

Goal Setting Workshop: Achieve your Business Goals in 2019

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