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Vancouver Business Network Meetup ("VBN") was founded in 2010 and to-day is the largest community of active and aspiring entrepreneurs in the Pacific North-West. VBN holds inexpensive networking events and workshops every week. These help entrepreneurs to learn, network and grow: they learn new tactics, tools and techniques, they network with like-minded people and they grow their knowledge, networks and businesses. We record each workshop and upload it to our YouTube Channel for the world's entrepreneurs to view for free. Start growing your business and advancing your skills today by checking us out - attend one of our weekly Meetups and discover why VBN is the largest small business Meetup the Pacific North-West.

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Build a great life and business by unlocking your full potential | Joseph Ghabi

THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR YOU IF … • You wonder what it would be like to reach your full potential. • You keep sabotaging your own success. • You want to make a huge impact in the world, but there is something holding you back from doing it. WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION Come and join us on Tuesday evening, April 23, 2019 and allow Joseph P. Ghabi to help you discover how you can unlock your true potential. Do you believe you have a bigger purpose in life? Do you want to awaken your essence towards your bigger picture, and align all your day-to-day activities so you attain what you’re meant to do in this lifetime? Are you wanting to happy, joyful, and fulfilled in your personal and professional life? Is the fear of using your power and being recognized stopping you from achieving the impact you desire? TAKEAWAYS • You’ll learn how we create our mindset, behaviors and limiting belief system. • You’ll see many similarities between your personal life and your business results. • You’ll understand how energy, vibration and frequency works with the Law of Attraction. SPEAKER’S BIO Joseph P. Ghabi is a former engineer, banker and international sales manager. His past is packed with degrees and certifications given only to people of science and logic. Yet Joseph's true gift appears in an area less frequented by typical scientists. An expert numerologist, master healer and spiritual leader, Joseph speaks on topics ranging from relationships and the Law Of Attraction to life purpose and past histories. As a Psychosomatic Therapist, and with his extensive knowledge of Numerology, he developed Psychosomatic Numerology, which is about the relationship between emotions and our mind and body, in conjunction with our Chakras and the connection with diseases. Joseph is on a mission to awaken people to discover their mastery within. For additional information, visit Joseph online at https://FreeSpiritCentre.ca AGENDA – WHAT TO EXPECT 5:45pm - Doors open 5:45pm to 6:15pm – Open networking 6:15pm to 6:25pm - Opening remarks 6:25pm to 6:30pm - Networking tip 6:30pm to 6:45pm - Idea Parties 6:45pm to 6:50pm – Food sponsor’s presentation 6:50pm to 7:30pm – Collaborative networking 7:30pm to 7:45pm – Break and open networking 7:45pm to 8:45pm – Joseph’s workshop 8:45pm to 9:00pm – Open networking 9:00pm - It’s a wrap. INVESTMENT Your investment is $12 cash at the door. SATISFACTION GUARANTEE If you aren’t satisfied with the value you received you’ll get a 100% no-quibble refund upon request.

Learn to Sell without Selling and Triple your Revenue | Kieron Sweeney

Avicenna Holistic Centre

CA$12.00

THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR YOU IF … • You want to do what the top 1% of sales people do • You want to eliminate your fear of selling • You want to make your prospective customer feel they bought and were not sold WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION Come and join us on Tuesday April 30th and learn from Award Winning International Public Speaker and 30-year entrepreneur Kieron Sweeney how to master selling and double or triple your revenue in 90 days to 1 year using a proven and verifiable system. His clients are leading their industries. TAKEAWAYS • Be seen as # 1 choice of product or service in your niche. • Double or triple your revenue in 1 year. • Work less and earn more (unless you want to) - Seriously !!!! SPEAKER’S BIO Kieron Sweeney is an international speaker, TEDx speaker, business strategy expert, author and a digital entrepreneur. He teaches courses and speaks to audiences all over the world on Sales & Influence (how to double and triple your revenue), Digital Marketing, Public Speaking, Publishing, and Mindset Mastery in Business & Life. A 30-year entrepreneur, he has sold over $50 million dollars in products and services and has trained over 500,000 entrepreneurs. Known for his highly engaging and interactive talks, Kieron can move an audience into action quickly through is engaging, charismatic and witty style. Not only is he a dynamic keynote speaker, he also leads powerful 3-day breakthrough trainings. Kieron is Founder and CEO of Breakthrough Entrepreneur Academy in Vancouver and teaches passionate entrepreneurs advanced business training and how to double and triple their revenue. For additional information, visit Kieron online at www.kieronsweeney.com AGENDA – WHAT TO EXPECT 5:45pm - Doors open 5:45pm to 6:15pm – Open networking 6:15pm to 6:25pm - Opening remarks 6:25pm to 6:30pm - Networking tip 6:30pm to 6:45pm - Idea Parties 6:45pm to 6:50pm – Food sponsor’s presentation 6:50pm to 7:30pm – Collaborative networking 7:30pm to 7:45pm – Break and open networking 7:45pm to 8:45pm – Kieron’s talk 8:45pm to 9:00pm – Open networking 9:00pm - It’s a wrap. INVESTMENT Your investment is $12 cash at the door. SATISFACTION GUARANTEE If you aren’t satisfied with the value you received you’ll get a 100% no-quibble refund upon request.

How to 10X Your Sales with Automated Follow Up Systems | Steven Logreira

Avicenna Holistic Centre

CA$12.00

THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR YOU IF … • You have a stack of business cards that keeps piling up • You are overwhelmed because following up takes up so much time • You are missing out on sales because you don't have a good follow up system WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION Come join us on Tuesday evening, May 7th, 2019 and learn from Steven Logreira on how to increase sales, automate your follow up and never leave money on the table. Most small business owners are struggling to make sales. The biggest reason is that they have stack of business cards that have never been followed up on. Get a step-by-step system that takes prospects from initial contact to saying yes!! In this workshop you will discover the 3 automation tools that helped Steven reduce his administrative time by 80% and increase sales by 30%. TAKEAWAYS • Don't miss out on golden opportunities • Make more sales • Spend less time doing boring admin work SPEAKER’S BIO Steven Logreira is the founder of the Sales Process Automation System and has an extensive background in Engineering and Sales. His passion is to create step-by-step sales processes and automate them, so that entrepreneurs never miss an opportunity to make more sales and increase their productivity. He is a graduate of the University of Florida school of Computer Engineering and started his career working for IBM as a Technical Sales Specialist. As he worked with clients, he quickly he realized the importance that systems and automation can have in impacting productivity and thus increasing revenue. Having come from the corporate world where automating the sales process is a “must,” he quickly realized that small businesses often overlook the importance of such systems. He has now dedicated himself and made it his mission to bring that experience into helping small business owners to scale their businesses. For additional information, visit Steven online at www.automatemysalesprocess.com AGENDA – WHAT TO EXPECT 5:45pm - Doors open 5:45pm to 6:15pm – Open networking 6:15pm to 6:25pm - Opening remarks 6:25pm to 6:30pm - Networking tip 6:30pm to 6:45pm - Idea Parties 6:45pm to 6:50pm – Food sponsor’s presentation 6:50pm to 7:30pm – Collaborative networking 7:30pm to 7:45pm – Break and open networking 7:45pm to 8:45pm – Steven’s workshop 8:45pm to 9:00pm – Open networking 9:00pm - It’s a wrap. INVESTMENT Your investment is $12 cash at the door. SATISFACTION GUARANTEE If you aren’t satisfied with the value you received you’ll get a 100% no-quibble refund upon request.

Use your words to make more sales: the secret power of copywriting | Patty K

Avicenna Holistic Centre

CA$12.00

THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR YOU IF … • You are underpaid for your services. • Your conversion rate is lower than you’d like. • You are unable to communicate your value quickly and effectively. • You feel stuck while writing marketing materials like advertisements, emails or your website content because you can’t quite put your awesomeness into words • You miss out on sales or referrals because people don’t “get” what you do (or they don’t see the value in it) • Your emails don’t get opened, your ads don’t get clicked, your website doesn’t bring you any business WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION The big “secret” to attracting more clients and making more sales is this: you need to get the words right. Otherwise, no marketing tactic will work. One of the most important skills you can develop as a business owner is the ability to write marketing copy (website content, advertisements, presentations, etc.) that captures attention and conveys the true value of what you offer. Join us on Tuesday evening, May 14 and learn from Patty K how to find the right words to talk about your business so that potential customers listen, understand and buy. TAKEAWAYS Learn simple hype-free copywriting techniques you can implement immediately: 1. How to capture attention and keep people engaged 2. How to convey a large amount of information in an easy-to-consume way (ideal if the service you offer is complicated or complex – or if you need to explain how you’re different/better from your competitors) 3. How to dramatically improve the effectiveness of your marketing copy with one simple twist SPEAKER’S BIO Patty K is a marketing consultant specializing in brand messaging and copywriting. She helps her clients sell more of their services by finding the right words to attract clients, stand out from the competition and clearly convey their value. Patty takes a client-centered approach to marketing that is based on honesty, empathy and education. She is the author of The YOU-Shaped Business: authentic marketing for self-employed professionals. For additional information, visit Patty online at https://pattyk.com AGENDA – WHAT TO EXPECT 5:45pm - Doors open 5:45pm to 6:15pm – Open networking 6:15pm to 6:25pm - Opening remarks 6:25pm to 6:30pm - Networking tip 6:30pm to 6:45pm - Idea Parties 6:45pm to 6:50pm – Food sponsor’s presentation 6:50pm to 7:30pm – Collaborative networking 7:30pm to 7:45pm – Break and open networking 7:45pm to 8:45pm – Patty’s workshop 8:45pm to 9:00pm – Open networking 9:00pm - It’s a wrap. INVESTMENT Your investment is $12 cash at the door. SATISFACTION GUARANTEE If you are not satisfied with the value you received you’ll be given a 100% no-quibble refund.

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