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Young Entrepreneurs of Sarasota (YES) share success strategies every Tuesday. All ages welcome (120 yrs or younger), no membership applications, FREE no dues. YES is a positive oriented volunteer educational support and mentor group for Entrepreneurs. Networking, relationship building and lunch starts 11:30; YES Main Program starts at 12:00 and ends at 1:00. More networking, relationship building, and mentorship counseling continues after the meeting.

Everyone is taking care of their own bill and pays at the cashier on the way in. Pricing is $11 for buffet lunch.

Upcoming events (5+)

How Can Food Be Medicine? Answers From A Cancer Immunologist - The Real Story!

How's your health? What's been bugging you lately? Want some answers? Dr. Katherine Hester, MD PhD specializes in immunology and saw how what we ate, directly affects your body's immune system - your defenses and your ability to heal, to maintain homeostasis - life balance. In her talk today, she will share her discoveries with you so that you can incorporate some of her findings to create your own healthful life. By the way, she has a BIG DREAM she wants to share with you and the world, having her own Cancer Treatment Center. Doctor Katherine came to YES to get support and advice, and funding. You'll LOVE this meeting. You'll meet new friends and deepen old relationships. Every person you meet could be a future strategic partner, referral partner, client, investor, product or service provider, or friend. Who knows who you will meet to help you becoming successful business person, a new person in your network and or another great idea. Let's take this opportunity to meet new contacts, partners, social friends and new customers.

Mastermind! What's #1 Focus You Need to Concentrate On, Act On and How!

Do you know What's your biggest marketing focus for the next three months? Are you doing one thing towards that every day? if not, why? At today's meeting, you will have the opportunity to MASTERMIND. Inside your mastermind group, you will address what will be your biggest focus over the next three months; what ONE habit can you do every day to move towards your objective; if you are not doing it, why isn't it working and what can you do to be in action? Come prepared to give and receive Knowledge, Resources, Experiences, and Referrals with your mastermind group. This is going to be a very exciting hour and you will come away with a plan that keeps you focused and successful over the next 3,6, 9 and 12 months. Totally worth it! ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Relationship building and lunch starts at 11:30 AM; Meeting / Program is Noon to 1 pm; Questions, Mentoring, and more Relationship Building 1 pm until ... Everyone is taking care of their own bill. Pay at the register on your way in. The price of the buffet & a drink is $10 including tip. If you don't eat, you will be charged $3 for a drink (and tip).

Speed Networking: Meet 20 - 30 New People and Get Max Exposure in the Least Time

Ever heard of speed dating, where you have the chance to meet the "love of your life"? Business Speed Networking could have the same results. If not, you'll still LOVE this meeting. You'll meet new friends and deepen old relationships. Every person you meet could be a future strategic partner, referral partner, client, investor, product or service provider, or friend. Who knows who you will meet to help you becoming successful business person, a new person in your network and or another great idea. Let's take this opportunity to meet new contacts, partners, social friends and new customers. Speed Networking is very different from regular networking. Speed networking is a structured process for facilitating introductions and conversation between people who don't know each other. Here's some guidance to prepare: You only have 1 minutes each to make sure each other gets what the other needs. You are here to find out how YOU can be of service to THEM, not vice versa. Don't hog all of the time, not an impression you want to leave. Here are some of the key points: 1. A short elevator speech - start with a hook or question. 2. Bring Business Cards 3. Be aware of your personal brand 4, The Theme you want to communicate 5. a) Their market’s PAINS b) Your UNIQUE solutions in terms of what’s in it for them c) How people can EASILY work with or refer you Some good speed networking questions to ask are: a) What do you do? b) How can I help you do that better? c) What made you decide to come to this event? (this can be a great way to identify problems they might be having to see if you can help) d) What inspired you to start doing the work you’re involved with now? e) What are some strategies that you’ve found to be helpful for your recent work? In one hour you will meet 20+ new connections that will last forever. Who knows who you will meet, how they can help you, or how you can support them? Remember, it's about how you can be of service. Come and and create relationships for life. The last networking event we had people exclaimed for weeks how fun it was. Who knew that business can be fun?

What Is the Cost and Peril of Procrastination. 3 Things Helped Me Take Action

What is your reaction to the word procrastinate? My reaction to the word, i feel awkward and a little guilty. Though I often get a lot of things done, there are times that I feel that I am procrastinating. Sometimes, it feels like hours of time have gone by and I have not accomplished what I had wanted to achieve. Procrastination is one of the deadliest and costly diseases in the world. It comes about for many different reasons - you may be overwhelmed, or you may have depression, or there are lots of shiny objects to distract you in your present world. What would your life feel like if you created beliefs and habits that move you toward simple daily powerful actions? We'll cover some of the daily, weekly and monthly habits that will help propel you to achievement. Let's talk about what is so for you now, where you want to go, and how to get there. Learn what works, what doesn't and what it took to break the sabotage, and the secret ingredients and recipes that help you become who dreamed yourself being. You will leave inspired and motivated. And in action.

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