Typically business in Philadelphia is slow during this season. We tell our clients, this is the time to expand the marketing budget and plant seeds in the summer to reap a bountiful harvest in the fall. Take advantage of low competition during the next few months by saving the date for these exciting events:
Tuesday, July 9th, 2013 5pm-8pm “Funding Your Dream in Today’s Economy” presented by Entrepreneur’s Forum Group of Philadelphia. As a minority business owner, your dream is alive, but like an Indy 500 race car engine, it needs the right fuel to make it go. Funding is that fuel, but where can you fill up along your road to success? The Entrepreneurs’ Forum of Greater Philadelphia and the Urban League of Philadelphia invite you to attend an evening packed with real world advice to get you across the finish line and into the victory circle. 15 in advance, 30 at the door. Register @ www.efgp.org
Friday, July 19th, 2013 8am – 10am “PWBN North West Chapter Meeting” Join experienced women business owners, professionals, and executives for a roundtable discussion hosted by PWBN. Bring at least 30 business cards. $12 for registered members and $22 for registered non-members. (CASH ONLY) Please RSVP at www.pwbn.org online and payment will be expected at the time of the meeting. A breakfast buffet is included for the event.
Saturday, July 27th, 2013 8am-4pm “Small Business Matters” Small Business Matters will offer workshops, seminars and dynamic speakers to help small businesses expand. Following a small business lunch, businesses can complete in a “Business Pitch Competition” with a generous cash prize. These workshops and a lunch are free and open to all small businesses in the community, but registration is required. Read more @ http://www.urbanleaguephila.org/about/2013-national-urban-league-conference/
Sunday, July 28, 2013 4pm -7pm “Women Supporting Women” OMART Business Solutions – 836 North 3rd Street (Northern Liberties) Are you looking for a positive environment to network, collaborate and connect with like minded women in the Philadelphia area RSVP @ http://wswjuly.eventbrite.com/ for this FREE event
SAVE THE DATE:
Sunday, September 29th, 2013 3pm – 6pm “Newman Networks/The Credit Woman 4th Annual Business Technology Expo” As we did last year, there will be five technology centers for your business.
- Freshbooks, the free online accounting system
- Contactually, the web based Customer Relationship Management System
- MyEmma, the e-mail marketing solution
- Facebook, the low cost online advertising system
- Lendio – the small business financing matchmaking system
RSVP @ http://customappreciate.eventbrite.com or http://customappreciate.eventbee.com
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