Our Events Calendar allows women entrepreneurs to connect and engage in regional, national and international events – to expand their network and spheres of influence within the entrepreneurial community at large. To have an event/conference uploaded onto the NAWBO® events calendar, please submit in writing to publications@NAWBO.org for consideration.
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NAWBO® PROGRAMS & EVENTS
Chapter Leadership Boot Camp
With NAWBO® chapters spread throughout the country, NAWBO National is committed to providing opportunities for chapter leaders to come together for news and updates; best practices, tools and support to bring back and implement; and more. The NAWBO Leadership Boot Camp is a must-attend opportunity for chapter leaders. The Spring event will be held on March 20, 2014 in Henderson, Nevada at:
12300 Las Vegas Boulevard, South
Henderson, Nevada 89044
(866) 551-1540 or (702) 797-1998
Click here to download Driving Directions
Reserve a Room:
By Phone: Call (866) 551-1540 or (702) 797-1998 and give them Reservation Code “SNAW14” or click here to reserve your room online for the special rate of $139 per night plus room tax. All hotel guests must be over age 21. The individual cancellation policy is 72 hours prior to arrival. Guest will be responsible for an $150 incidentals deposit upon check in. Please tell them you are with NAWBO. There is ample free parking available. A limited number of rooms are available at the special rate until February 28, 2014 or until the room block is exhausted. Once our room block is filled, rooms will be available at prevailing rates, so make your reservation today!
At the March 20th Boot Camp there will be:
- One full day of group training, breakout sessions & best practice roundtables
- Networking and social dinner the evening before
- Geared to presidents, president-elects, membership chairs and aspiring board leadership
All chapter leaders are encouraged to attend. The cost is $75 per person for a full day session.
Public Policy Primer Call - Presentation
NAWBO was instrumental in passing HR 5050, the Women’s Business Ownership Act of 1988 that was key to boosting women entrepreneurs’ access to capital and led to a 30 percent surge in women’s business ownership nationwide. We would like to thank our guest speaker Julie Weeks as she shared with us the progress we’ve made since this pivotal legislation and the work that still remains. Click here for presentation.
NAWBO® Institute - E-Learning Series Webinar: Grow Your Business With Social Media Webinar Registration Now Open – Sponsored by Microsoft
We would like to thank Ron Cates, Constant Contact’s email and social media marketing expert for sharing his expertise on email and social media with us. Ron has supported small business for decades and has an extensive background in financial development and marketing for non-profit organizations. A digital marketing pioneer, Ron has educated nearly 100,000 small businesses on behalf of Constant Contact and has presented at hundreds of high-profile conferences and events. Millions have read his written articles, and his radio shows on email marketing and social media are among the most popular on the Internet.
We know that many small businesses find themselves seeking the right strategies, tools and tactics to make their marketing efforts as effective as possible. But between Facebook and Twitter, email and mobile, and whatever new social network is rolling out this month - there’s a lot to keep up with. This workshop will help make sense of the noise. You’ll discover 6 simple ideas that will help you better understand social media marketing and develop a strategy to grow your business. Note: This session is designed to be beneficial to everyone! Social media “power users” won’t be bored and absolute beginners won’t feel lost Click here for the webinar presentation.
NAWBO® Institute - E-Learning Series Webinar: Affordable Care Act Basics: What Small Business Owners Need To Know. Sponsored by Sam's Club
Healthcare rules can be complex to maneuver. The upcoming changes in our nation’s healthcare system via the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are a major source of confusion for everyone.
- What does the Affordable Care Act mean to your business?
- Does it even affect your employees?
Sam’s Club invites NAWBO members to a preview webinar of “Affordable Care Act Basics: What Small Business Owners Need To Know” with Sherri Thomas, Director of Managed Care Solutions at Sam’s Club. Follow this link to Webinar: Click here.
NAWBO's E-Learning Webinar Sponsored By UPS: Expand your Exports. Grow your Business.
Are you exporting? If you’re not exporting now, you may be missing out on most of the world’s customers. If you aren’t selling to them, someone else will—probably your competition. If you rely on U.S. customers, you might look in the rearview mirror and see competitors coming up fast. NAWBO e-learning webinar. features Anne Grey, Executive Director of the U.S. Commercial Service’s Trade Promotion Programs. She will highlight resources that will help you uncover new opportunities in international markets and develop your export expansion strategy. This webinar is free to NAWBO members and $35 for non-members. Click here to register.
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