It's finally here! The last NetworkingPhoenix.com Signature Eventof 2009 is taking place this Thursday, Nov 19th, from 5pm - 9pm at the Scottsdale Hilton. It's free to attend and we already have over 700 professionals RSVPd via our site and Facebook. Make sure to get your name on our list,click hereand select 'RSVP', in order to be eligible for our fabulous door prizes! Can't wait to see you there!
And for those who want even more networking, check outBizFair'09: an exciting full-day entrepreneurial adventure! This event takes place before our event at the same hotel. If you show up early enough, you'll catch me on the social media panel.
In some other exciting news this week, the Business Journal featured an interview with me in the '2.0 Minutes With' section. You can see a copy in ourpress room. If you're not subscribing to the Journal, remember that we have a special deal for all our members!Click hereto read more. A BIG thanks to my publicist, Deb Plunket, for coordinating the article!
I also just posted a recent blog on why attending Grand Openings should be a part of your networking strategy. Check it out in ourblogsection and drop byNorth Scottsdale Chamber's Grand Openingand Ribbon Cutting this Wednesday evening.
And a BIG thank you to our email sponsor this week:Scottsdale Law Groupis offering a free consultation to any NetworkingPhoenix.com member in need of discussing short sale negotiations, loan modifications or bankruptcy. This is an unavoidable topic in today’s environment and if you’d like to talk to a professional, please contact Kristi Collins. Kristi and team will be happy to chat with you and guide you down the path that best suits your unique circumstances.
Below are this week's featured events. Happy networking and see you soon!
The Midtown Holiday Power Networking and Food Drive- The Coalition Networking Group is proud to be hosting this annual event! Business owners will share in the opportunity to meet up, connect and network while supporting hunger relief for our local Phoenix Food Bank.
AZIMA Webinar: How to Use Twitter to Grow Your Business- Make sure to work this FREE AZIMA Webinar into your schedule! Angie A. Swartz, President and CEO of Square Martini Media and host of Twitter Talk Radio, along with small business expert Rieva Lesonsky will teach you how to utilize Twitter to build your business.
A New Impression Seminar- Sign up for our "Metaphysics, Quantum Physics and the Shift in Universal Consciousness" seminar and get a chance to meet presenter Jimmy Sails as he speaks to the beginning of a functional and cultural shift and the tangible energy for change mounting.
NAWBO Happy Hour- Come early and network, network, network with the women of NAWBO! Our happy hours provide a professional, yet fun, place for business owners to openly network and share ideas, contacts, referrals, and strategies.
AZJBA Speed Networking- This fun, fast-paced is open to all valley professionals. Connect, make new contacts, and leave with a stack of new business cards. Speed Networking will be your most productive lunch time ever spent!
North Scottsdale Chamber Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting- You won't want to miss this opportunity to network with our members as we celebrate the grand opening of our new office location. Guests will enjoy complimentary food, beverages, live entertainment, and tons of giveaways as we showcase many of our amazing members.
SCORE: Converting Business Relationships to $$$$- Gelie, Founder of NetworkingPhoenix.com, presents this exciting new seminar that will offer an understanding of marketing concepts of relationship building in the consumer world. Learn how customers would give referrals and how to build a program to use these referrals effectively.
ASBA Fast & Curious™ Northwest- Professionals in the West Valley won't want to miss this fun, fast-paced format. Bring your business cards and brush up on your 30-second commercial.
NetworkingPhoenix.com Signature Event- Join us on November 19th from 5pm - 9pm for one of the biggest and free networking events in Phoenix!Right before our event, check outBizFair'09, an exciting full-day entrepreneurial adventure! Both events take place at the Scottsdale Hilton.
Debt Settlement: Understanding Your Options- Drowning in Debt? Are you aware of all the options you may have in handling excessive amounts of Debt? Register for thisFREEwebinar and discover whether Debt Settlement is for you!
A New Impression Seminar- Have you ever wondered why is dreaming so important? Or why some dreams happen over and over?Then you won't want to miss "Dream Interpretation - The Secrets of Your Dreams Revealed!" In this workshop, David Monier-Williams, "Dream Decipher" Therapist, answers these and other burning questions about dreams.
Arizona Technology Council- The Governor's Celebration of Innovation (GCOI) is an annual awards gala that honors Arizona's technology leaders and innovators. The event attracts more than 1000 attendees each year for a night of networking, food and entertainment.
In theFace Time Friday™tradition, come relaxed, come in comfy clothes, and drop by anytime between Noon and 4:00 pm. You are welcome to hang out and leave whenever you want, but we officially end FTF at 4:00pm.
Phoenix Suns Celebrity Waiters Happy Hour- Join us for one of the most entertaining charity events of the year and get a chance to socialize with the Phoenix Suns players in a great atmosphere. Proceeds will go to Suns Nite Hoops, a program dedicated to young adults in need of vocational development, educational advancement and life skills enhancement.
Mojopalooza Video Marketing Webinar- Discover the 5 ways most businesses SABATOGE themselves, gain access to previously undisclosed "ninja" tactics to controlling your audiences behaviour using targeted neuro-science video marketing, and learn how to bring your competition to their knees with just one 30 second video when you participate in thisFREEwebinar onNovember 23rd!
Arizona Power Networking- Mix and mingle over drinks and get a chance to connect with this dynamic group. Arizona Power Networking is designed to help Phoenix professionals build rewarding and long lasting business connections.
The Unique & Unusual Gift Showoffers a Thanksgiving weekend alternative to the busy and chaotic mall experience. Housed under one roof and scheduled for one day only, onNovember 29thshoppers will discover unique gifts like cards, clothing, jewelry, accessories, books and items from such places as Egypt, Russia, and India.