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Access to Capital: Money to Mainstreet Event on May 22

Access to Capital: Money to Mainstreet Event on May 22
Everyone is bootstrapping these days, but sometimes you need more than you can get from friends and family. How could your business grow if you had access to the capital you need? What would you do with the money? My friend Barry Moltz is working with Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp to bring their highly... Read more »

Coworking in Chicago: Enerspace

Coworking in Chicago: Enerspace
I had a great time and definitely increased my productivity by going to a coworking space while I was in L.A. Now that I am back in Sweet Home Chicago, I need a place to go when I have to get out of the house – and when a coffee shop just won’t do. Today I checked in... Read more »

Small Biz Spotlight: Sean McGinnis of 312 Digital - New Class 1/22

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I caught up with Sean McGinnis, founder of 312 Digital, yesterday via Google+ hangout. His company has a full-day, live training class on digital marketing that will be held next Tuesday, January 22, at the AON Center. Some of the smartest experts out there will be presenting. The course, Intro to Digital Marketing, is perfect for... Read more »
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Social Media Week is next week. Are you going?

Did you know that Social Media Week takes place around the world? Chicago is just one of the cities that will pull together quite a selection of events for all interests and tastes next week. Do you want to have drinks with fun people? No problem. Social media is…well…social. These are the kind of events... Read more »

Fun Alert! Spirits of Mexico Chicago Main Tasting Event - July 12

Fun Alert! Spirits of Mexico Chicago Main Tasting Event - July 12
With a flourish of color, trumpets, and lime and salt, I want to invite you to attend what looks like a really fun event this week on Thursday, July 12. I have a ticket and I have nine tickets for friends Details are below. Here’s what you need to do – just tweet the text... Read more »

Bloggers, Madison, managedIP – oh my!

Bloggers, Madison, managedIP – oh my!
Initially I was trying to figure out where to post this as I manage a few blogs. While I sometimes think of Madison and Milwaukee as an extension of Chicago – does a post about the TDS Blogger Event I attended in Madison really count as Successful In Chicago? I am going to go with... Read more »
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Counting down to SOBCon and I can't wait

Counting down to SOBCon and I can't wait
I am counting down to SOBCon Chicago 2012. Attending this event last year was probably the best thing I did for myself and my business. I met the smartest and nicest people you could ever imagine. And I came away with support for me as an entrepreneur and for my business. Here is what I said about... Read more »

Want to become a blog writer, not just a reader?

Want to become a blog writer, not just a reader?
Looking to start blogging and/or do newsletter marketing? I am doing a webinar for the Women’s Business Development Center on Feb 15 from 12:00-1:30 PM. You can join us online for just $10. I promise it will be worth way more than that! (And guys are welcome too.) I will be talking about best practices... Read more »

Why selling "we" is easier than selling "me"

I think all small business owners face this at one time or another. This is a post from my blog that suggests you team with complementary or even similar services providers for projects like teleclasses.
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Thank you, Captain Obvious

Thank you, Captain Obvious
I confess that I am a total geek about entrepreneurship, growing businesses, and that sort of thing. Even in my downtime I find myself reading blogs and watching videos about subjects that I spend a lot of my time working with clients around. You would think I might want a break after hours – but... Read more »
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