The name says it all. The Get Motivated! Business Seminar is coming to L.A. this week. This is one event that brings in some of the biggest names and industry leaders to help motivate you to higher levels of business success. Topics include negotiation and communication skills, leadership, finance and relationships, to name a few. You can even register for free gold level seats for the event and get lunch thrown in.
If that event isn’t up your alley, perhaps a conference geared specifically to small business owners will peak your interest. Take a look at the Abounding Business Conference that will be happening this week in Arizona. This event aims to benefit entrepreneurs interested turning their passions into profits. You’ll receive nine keys for business success including a marketing game plan, tax secrets, insights on how to get better RIO from SEO and more.
To see a full list or to submit your own event, contest or award listing, visit the Small Business Events Calendar.
Featured Events, Contests and Awards
Get Motivated Los Angeles
Jan. 14, 2016, Los Angeles, Calif.
Listen to National renowned Personal Advisor, Master Coach, Motivational Speaker and Leadership expert Dr Clarice Fluitt, Host of the #1 Motivational Show on SiriusXM and Washington DC local Dr Willie Jolley and America’s #1 Wealth Building Coach Bob Harrison and other industry experts and speakers. Get Motivated! Seminars have reached over 10 million people over the past 30 years and every Fortune 1000 company. Those that have graced our stage include 6 US Presidents, countless Heads of State, and the world’s most successful personalities from sports, media, politics, business, finance and entertainment including President Clinton, Steve Forbes, Barbara Bush, Rudy Giuliani, President Reagan, Terry Bradshaw, Goldie Hawn, Suze Orman, Shaquille O’Neal, Mikhail Gorbachev, Larry King, Zig Ziglar and many more.
Abounding Business Conference (Phoenix)
Jan. 14, 2016, Scottsdale, Ariz.
The Abounding Business Conference is THE ONLY CONFERENCE to give YOU the small business owner insights on how to profit through your passion, share with you a time trusted financial strategy that will allow YOU to retire well & leave a legacy for your family, AND share the neuroscience behind what can either hold you back or propel YOU to YOUR destiny.
HackerX – Chicago 11/19
Feb. 19, 2016, Chicago, Ill.
Hiring developers is hard. HackerX is an invite-only recruiting event for developers in 35+ cities globally and has a community of over 50,000+ members. We’ve hand picked and recruited some of the top developers in your city so you don’t have to. Meet face-to-face with qualified and screened developers and make your next great hire.
March 2, 2016, Phoenix, Ariz.
ICON16, held by Infusionsoft, is where the most successful entrepreneurs in the small business community come together to roll up their sleeves and shape the future of their businesses. Work with experts to develop your strategy, set goals, and implement the campaigns that will blow them away. Get into the biggest annual event in small business, and invest in your most transformative year yet.
2016 Affiliate Management Days Conference
April 3, 2016, San Francisco, Calif.
Affiliate Management Days San Francisco 2016 is the “must attend” event for marketing managers and everyone responsible for their company’s affiliate marketing strategy, management and operations. Whether you have an existing affiliate program or you are creating a new initiative, AM Days offers you the most valuable insight into how other online retailers are successfully implementing and managing their affiliate programs.
Small Business Market Expo
May 21, 2016, Atlanta, Ga.
Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with small businesses, market your organization and tap into a network of entrepreneurs, service providers, financial organizations, business coaches, and franchises.
VIP (25% off)
DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year Award
June 14, 2016, Washington, D.C.
The DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year Award, sponsored by Sam’s Club®, celebrates the success of small business and honors its contributions to America’s economic growth. The Small Business of the Year, 7 regional finalists, and 100 Blue Ribbon winners will be honored on June 14 during America’s Small Business Summit in Washington, D.C. There are two ways to participate: 1. Nominate a local small business that’s making a big impact in its community. 2. Apply directly if you are a small business that’s committed to your community, employees, and customers.
- Get Motivated Anaheim
Jan. 12, 2016, Anaheim, Calif.
- JudyNetworks 2016 Real Estate Networking Event
Jan. 12, 2016, New York, N.Y.
- NYC Business & Entrepreneur Networking Party
Jan. 12, 2016, New York, N.Y.
- Business & Entrepreneur Networking Party
Jan. 12, 2016, Online
- Houston at 3rd Floor
Jan. 13, 2016, Houston, Texas
- Income Tax Season Kickoff Seminar
Jan. 14, 2016, Anaheim, Calif.
- Is Small Business Ownership Right For You?
Jan. 14, 2016, San Francisco, Calif.
- Pop-Up School
Jan. 20, 2016, Boulder, Colo.
- 2016 Professional Land Surveyors of Oregon Conference
Jan. 20, 2016, Eugene, Ore.
- Be the Boss: Exploring Self-Employment Career Options
Jan. 20, 2016, San Francisco, Calif.
- Getting Certified and Doing Business with the Government
Jan. 20, 2016, Hayward, Calif.
- #GirlBoss Network Networking Salon
Jan. 21, 2016, Birmingham, Ala.
- SMB TechFest
Jan. 21, 2016, Anaheim, Calif.
- CAB: Capital Access Blvd
Jan. 21, 2016, Laurel, Md.
- Social Media Summit 2016
Jan. 21, 2016, Online
- Entrepreneur Night – Winning the Game of Business
Jan. 21, 2016, Las Vegas, Nev.
- Lunch and Launch – Leaning into Leadership with Krista Sanford
Jan. 22, 2016, Columbus, Ohio
- Home Business Summit
Jan. 22, 2016, Miami, Fla.
- Get Motivated! Las Vegas
Jan. 25, 2016, Online
- Deep Strategy
Jan. 26, 2016, London, U.K.
- Conversion Conference Las Vegas
May 19, 2016, Las Vegas, Nev.
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