Join us for these upcoming no-cost programs!
Thursday, November 4 at 9 a.m. PT/ 11 a.m. CT/12 p.m. ET
A fireside with Andi Smiles, head of Content at Collective, the first all-in-one financial platform for businesses-of-one
Under the right circumstances, switching to an S Corp can save you thousands of dollars in taxes. We’ll chat about topics like how an LLC and S Corp differ from a tax standpoint, what you need to consider when deciding between the two (and how to know which is best for you) and how to leverage your business setup to save money on your taxes.
Every Wednesday at 2 p.m. PT/4 p.m. CT/5 p.m. ET
Join us on Zoom to meet other women business owners across the nation! We’ll connect, share best practices and support one another in an interactive format. This is a safe space to share since the calls are not recorded. Please introduce yourself as you participate. We welcome non-member guests to attend up to two times and then ask that you decide if NAWBO is the right community for you. We will have a 10-minute huddle after each Community Connects to answer any questions you may have about NAWBO membership.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meetings. These sessions will not be recorded.
Every other Tuesday at 9 a.m. PT/11 a.m. CT/12 p.m. ET
Presented By NAWBO Premier Members Nationwide
Learn best practices and tools to help you in your business as well as focus on ways to promote self-care. During each event, we will have the opportunity to use our virtual lounge to connect with one another before the event starts and meet and greet with our speaker for the last 15 minutes of the hour we spend together. Join us to learn, connect and be inspired!
How to Rebirth Your Brand and Marketing
Presented By: Tanika Vital-Pringle
This presentation will equip Femmepreneurs (women-owned businesses) and Intrapreneurs with the knowledge, insights and tools to increase effectiveness in the marketplace through the appropriate use of branding and marketing. Key outcomes include: Become a more strategic thinker and guardian for your company brand; demonstrate ability to identify brand attributes; incite inspiration to become a better informed femmepreneur who successfully builds and markets her brand; understand the financial role authenticity plays in branding; clarify benefits and recognize dimensions of brand storytelling and marketing; understand the main differences between branding and marketing; and obtain strategies to future proof your marketing strategy.
Tanika is founder and chief brand strategist at Brand Rebirth, a purpose-driven brand consulting and learning agency. Tanika started her career on Wall Street 20 years ago as assistant VP at J.P. Morgan Chase and spent nearly a decade of her career in brand management at Royal Dutch Shell. Her metrics-centered methods have generated over $100 million in her career and enabled her to successfully develop, manage and launch billion-dollar valued brands.
The Power of Posture and Ergonomics on Pain and Posture
Presented By: Zeena Dhalla
The presentation will highlight the science around posture therapy and ergonomics and how it can benefit workers, especially those working from home. We will review good posture and what it looks like, common posture deviations and how sitting posture and ergonomics can impact musculoskeletal disorders. We will also review the economics behind the implementation of these programs on workers compensation claims. The presentation will also include some exercises that can be implemented as “ergo breaks” into the work day to improve posture and productivity.
Zeena is a Postural Alignment Specialist and Certified Ergonomics Specialist in Orange County, California, and is founder of VerticAlign Posture Coaching. Zeena graduated with a BS from Northwestern University and has multiple certifications from organizations such as the National Postural Institute and the Egoscue Method of Postural Alignment.
Also, mark your calendar for:
Note: There is no virtual programming in December.
• January 11: Building a New Business Culture: Learn More and Register
• January 25: How to Shift Your Energy and Make More Money: Learn More and Register
• February 15: Leadership in Your Business and at Home: Learn More and Register
• March 1: Can I Trademark That?: Learn More and Register
• March 15: Ready to Present: Learn More and Register
• March 29: Setting Goals and Staying Focused: Learn More and Register
Build Your Business Plan For 2022
Tuesday, November 9 at 9 a.m. PT/11 a.m. CT/12 p.m. ET
Presented By: Neelofer Kazmi
You’ve probably thought about your goals for 2022, but have you locked them in? Take the next step to formalize those goals with your fellow NAWBO community. Neelofer will walk you through best practices for goal setting to make sure you are ready to hit the ground running January 1st. Topics covered in this hourlong free webinar will be: Planning Mindset - How to Think About Planning; Planning Elements - Goals, KPIs, Leading Indicators; Planning Framework - Process to Follow, Connecting Macro to Micro; and Collaborative Planning - Bringing the Team Into the Planning Process.
Neelofer is an entrepreneur who loves to deep dive into systemizing SMB growth. She grew up in a family business, a pioneer in introducing Facility Management (FM) as an industry in Pakistan where people didn’t understand it. She set up the first female-owned and -operated FM services company, serving as a platform to provide jobs to marginalized communities. It grew four times the size in 12 years and she managed 450-plus employees. She now mentors and coaches start- ups at boot camps. She is a philanthropist, serving on the board of Together For Right Trust.