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The Toronto Business Network Meetup (T.B.N) is a community of active and aspiring small business owners and entrepreneurs. T.B.N holds inexpensive, high-quality seminars and networking events on a regular basis. These events help small business owners, entrepreneurs and marketing professionals learn, network and grow. They learn new tactics, tools and techniques. They network with like-minded people. They grow their networks, their businesses and their characters. T.B.N’s seminars address just about every business topic imaginable including traditional, online and mobile marketing, personal development, social media, sales, networking, raising capital, crowd sourcing, gamification, branding, search engine optimization, web design and much much more. Start growing your business or advancing your career today by checking us out. The best way to do this is to attend one of our meetings. T.B.N is a branch of Entrepreneurs International Network. Please email the organizer of this group to become an event host if you like to hold local events to for entrepreneurs.

Upcoming events (4+)

How to become a Profitable Podcast Guest | Michelle Abraham

THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR YOU IF …

· You are ready to stop being your industry’s best kept secret
· You’d make a great podcast guest but you aren’t sure how to approach the podcast host
· You don’t know where to find suitable podcasts for your message and target market
· You don’t know how to pitch yourself

TRAINING DESCRIPTION

Learn from Michelle Abraham how to be a profitable podcast guest. Find the right shows to get on, get noticed by the host then deliver such amazing content that the listeners will come looking to work with you.

TAKEAWAYS

1. You’ll learn where Podcasters look for guests
2. You’ll learn the Get Noticed Formula
3. You’ll learn the elements needed on a speaker sheet
4. You’ll learn how not to pitch yourself
5. How to position yourself as a very sought after guest

SPEAKER’S BIO

International speaker, podcast producer and host Michelle Abraham is the author of the upcoming book, The Profitable Podcast. Voted #16 the last two years on Podcast Magazine’s list of the top 50 Moms in Podcasting, she was also awarded Entrepreneur of the Year by Business from the Heart. Michelle is the founder of Amplifyou, described by Shark Tank alumni Kevin Harrington as North America’s top podcast management company.

Amplifyou specializes in done-for-you services, helping visionary entrepreneurs with a powerful message to market and monetize their podcasts while making a lasting impact. Michelle and her team have launched more than 200 podcasts in the last three years and manage over 55 shows weekly.

Contact Michelle at [masked] or amplifyounetwork.com

AGENDA

• Zoom room opens 20 minutes before official time
• Opening remarks – 5 minutes
• Roger interviews Michelle – 5 minutes
• Michelle’s workshop – 60 minutes
• Upcoming speakers – 5 minutes
• Collaborative networking – 20 minutes
• Idea parties – 20 minutes
• It’s a wrap.

YOUR INVESTMENT

Free, zip, nothing, nada, zilch, gratuite/gratuit, besplatno, $0. We only ask that you attend with a spirit of giving, serving and sharing with your fellow participants.

ZOOM LINK

https://successroadacademy.zoom.us/j/93524944591

Webinars that Sell (And Why Most Don’t) | Karen McGregor

THIS TRAINING IS FOR YOU IF …

• You know the direction of business is online webinars, with a dedicated audience of listeners.
• You’ve tried to do webinars or digital presentations but have only received visibility, no sales.
• You are frustrated that other forms of marketing take too much time to make a sale, and are considering a more direct way to sell, like webinars and digital talks.

TRAINING DESCRIPTION

Learn from Karen McGregor how to create a digital presentation (webinar) that gets your business direct results… namely, more clients and more sales! Understand what the common mistakes and assumptions are that stop webinar sales and engagement. Prevent drop off (people leaving your webinar) by creating and delivering a powerful webinar that results in sales.

TAKEAWAYS

• Gain maximum sales and engagement in your webinar
• Use key components to create and deliver your digital presentation
• Understand why your digital talk and your offer are not leading to sales (and how to do the opposite)

SPEAKER’S BIO

Karen McGregor has supported thousands of entrepreneurs over the past decade to double and in some cases, 10x their income through the power of high-converting talks and webinars. She walks her talk, sharing her message on stage with luminaries like Tony Robbins, Deepak Chopra, and John Gray.

Karen is the founder of Speaker Success Formula, a company dedicated to entrepreneurs getting results from their webinars, talks and offers. Her TEDx talk has been viewed by over one million people, and her Wall Street Journal Bestseller, The Tao of Influence, is known by global leaders as the go-to resource to create lasting change for a better planet.

Contact Karen McGregor at http://www.SpeakerSuccessFormula.com

AGENDA

• Zoom room opens 20 minutes before official time
• Opening remarks – 5 minutes
• Roger interviews Karen – 5 minutes
• Karen’s workshop – 60 minutes
• Upcoming speakers – 5 minutes
• Collaborative networking – 20 minutes
• Idea parties – 20 minutes
• It’s a wrap.

YOUR INVESTMENT

Free, zip, nothing, nada, zilch, gratuite/gratuit, besplatno, $0. We only ask that you attend with a spirit of giving, serving and sharing with your fellow participants.

ZOOM LINK

https://successroadacademy.zoom.us/j/99530427578

How to increase your non-fiction book sales | Susan Friedmann

THIS TRAINING IS FOR YOU IF …

• You want to build your self-confidence and transform book marketing from a "have to do" to a "want to-do" activity.
• You want to find the RIGHT niche market packed with your ideal clients where you can easily go from invisible to visible (and can put money in the bank!).
• You want to use practical tools to unearth potential lucrative opportunities to share your valuable expertise to make a massive positive impact, because your message matters.

TRAINING DESCRIPTION

If you have a valuable message, knowledge, or wisdom to impact and serve other people, this session is a “must” for you to attend. You’ll learn from Susan Friedmann how to:

• Transition from a struggling, invisible and unknown non-fiction author to getting known and paid for your expertise.
• Leverage the power of your message to build and strengthen a lucrative business.
• Apply a proven system to create and implement a step-by-step plan to demonstrate your unique value to your ideal clients.

TAKEAWAYS

• 3 easy solutions to transform your book from invisible to visible.
• 3 biggest challenges to avoid that can stand in the way of your book marketing success.
• 4 essential tools to help open doors to speaking, training, and coaching opportunities.

SPEAKER’S BIO

For over 30 years, Susan Friedmann, CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) has traveled the world training and coaching entrepreneurs how to wipe out sameness and add vitality and differentiation to their marketing. Through her company, Aviva Publishing, she’s guided hundreds of non-fiction authors, to use their book to become a recognized expert authority in their field.

Susan has written 17 books and sold over 500,000 copies of her first book. Her international best-sellers include “Meeting & Event Planning for Dummies,” and “Riches in Niches: How to Make it BIG in a small Market.”

Susan hosts the award-winning podcast, Book Marketing Mentors.

SPEAKER’S CONTACT INFORMATION

Email: [masked]
Website: https://avivapubs.com
LinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/in/susanfriedmann
Facebook: https://facebook.com/avivapubs
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/author.marketer

MEETUP AGENDA

• Zoom room opens 20 minutes before official start time
• Opening remarks – 5 minutes
• Roger interviews Susan – 5 minutes
• Susan’s workshop – 60 minutes
• Upcoming speakers – 5 minutes
• Collaborative networking – 20 minutes
• Idea parties – 20 minutes
• It’s a wrap.

YOUR INVESTMENT

Free, zip, nothing, nada, zilch, gratuite/gratuit, besplatno, $0. We only ask that you attend with a spirit of giving, serving and sharing with your fellow participants.

ZOOM LINK

https://successroadacademy.zoom.us/j/92040684588

Double Your Sales AND Work Less | Ursula Mentjes

Online event

THIS TRAINING IS FOR YOU IF …

• You are stuck at an income ceiling, and want to break through.
• Others are exceeding their sales goals and you want that for yourself but aren’t sure how to achieve it.
• You are working all of the time but not getting ahead in your business.

TRAINING DESCRIPTION

Ursula Mentjes will inspire you to double your sales and live the life you have been writing on your goal list for years. Most CEOs believe that if they double their sales they are going to have to work “harder”. But that is simply not true. You can work less AND double your sales when you implement key business strategies and beliefs which Ursula will share during this power-packed presentation. Many of Ursula’s clients have significantly increased their monthly sales while releasing 80 hours per month or more.

TAKEAWAYS

• Identify and release stubborn limiting beliefs stopping you from doubling your sales with ease.
• Implement key business and sales strategies that support maximum accelerated selling.
• Scale your business and grow a team that offers you ultimate support.

SPEAKER’S BIO

Ursula Mentjes (rhymes with "benches") is an award-winning entrepreneur, sales expert, motivational speaker and best-selling author. She was promoted from account executive to President of an international technical training company in just five years at the age of 27 when the revenue was in the tens of millions. Ursula specializes in Neuro-Linguistic Programming to help clients 2x, 3x or 10x their monthly sales while releasing 10 hours or more hours off their work week. Her clients include Aflac, Ebenezer, Keller Williams, Fairview Hospitals, New York Life, Paychex, Union Bank, LeClair Group and more.

You can contact Ursula at [masked] or [masked]

TESTIMONIALS

https://www.ursulainc.co/ovations/

SIZZLE REEL

https://www.ursulainc.co/see-ursula/

AGENDA

• Zoom room opens 20 minutes before official opening start time
• Opening remarks – 5 minutes
• Roger interviews Ursula – 5 minutes
• Ursula’s workshop – 60 minutes
• Upcoming speakers – 5 minutes
• Collaborative networking – 20 minutes
• Idea parties – 20 minutes
• It’s a wrap.

YOUR INVESTMENT

Free, zip, nothing, nada, zilch, gratuite/gratuit, besplatno, $0. We only ask that you attend with a spirit of giving, serving and sharing with your fellow participants.

ZOOM LINK

https://successroadacademy.zoom.us/j/96216647090

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