Calendar

Jun
22
Thu
The Beyond Business Breakthrough An Annual Retreat for Women @ THE WYNDHAM GRANBY, CO
Jun 22 – Jun 25 all-day

This educational and intimate retreat is geared towards women who are starting or in the beginning or planning stages of building their own businesses, and is designed to provide them with the support, tools, and network to assist them at every stage of their journey.

Have you been dreaming about starting your own business? Or have you already started and are looking for additional support and guidance? Whether your business is art, design, sales, dance, fitness, fashion, marketing, PR, coaching, retail, non-profit, law, writing, teaching, food, hospitality, or anything and everything in between, this retreat is for you!

Looking for those wanting to attend or sponsor.

Jun
23
Fri
Business Breakthrough Mastery Boot Camp & Reunion @ Marriot Denver South
Jun 23 @ 8:00 am – Jun 25 @ 4:00 pm

This is your 3 day, high-energy boot camp to:

– Find your personal and business vision — and learn exactly how to catapult to your next level of success
– Become a master networker to create immediate interest in your business
– Identify the roadblocks that are blocking your success — and eliminate them!
– Develop the personal time management plan to make you more money faster and give you more free time
– Make a marketing plan to elevate and separate your brand so you can finally attract your ideal clients!

–> Get more information here: http://www.garybarnesinternational.com/breakthrough-business-mastery/

Jun
30
Fri
Social Media Day Denver #SMDayDen @ Field House
Jun 30 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

Do you use social media? Then you should attend this event!

We are excited to announce Social Media Day Denver is back in 2017 & better than ever!
This year we are hosting a FULL-DAY Conference with amazing speakers & Social Media Shenanigans to follow!
Building your Sphere of Influence Online – AKA: Mile High Influence
Join Joel Comm (Keynote), Kim Garst (Keynote), Ray Edwards, Bryan Kramer, Mia Voss, Andrea Vahl, Matt “Handshakin” Holmes, Anthony Prichard, Leslie Nance, Vicki Fitch, John ‘Chocolate Johnny’ Kapos, and Michael O’Neal.
In addition, to the conference, we have joined forces with Joel Comm & his infamous Social Media Shenanigans Event.
If you have attended a Shenanigan in the past – you know just how much fun we have! If you can’t make it for the entire day you can always join us in the evening for #SMSDenver Shenanigans:
WHAT TO EXPECT?
Full-Day of 12+ Sessions led by Local & National Industry Marketing Leaders
Discover the Future of Digital Marketing and get an advantage over your competition
Learn actionable tactics to take your business to new heights
Multiply your Facebook Ads efforts to get more qualified leads ready to buy from you
Find out how your words can motivate your customers to take action
Discover how to engage your community to follow you wherever you go
And so, so much more!
MILE HIGH CONNECTIONS
SMDayDEN is unlike most conferences allowing YOU to interact & engage with the speakers
Network with hundreds of entrepreneurs, business owners, professionals, and marketers of all levels
All speakers will be at the event for the entire day to spend time with attendees
Our sponsors and partners will be providing discounts, deals, and giveaways to attendees
BONUSES
All full-day conference attendees receive a complimentary VIP ticket to Social Media Shenanigans with Joel Comm for the evening networking party
Lunch is provided to all conference attendees
Need new Headshots? We can help with that! We will have a photographer on-site providing a FREE headshot for you to update your social media profiles
Heavy appetizers provided to all conference attendees & VIP Social Media Shenanigans ticket holders by Mac ‘n Noodles Food Truck with the option to purchase a full meal
Learn more about we are planning for #SMDayDEN on our website
SIGN ME UP!
FULL-DAY CONFERENCE PRICING (plus EventBrite fee)
EARLY BIRD PRICING $147 (pricing through June 15th, 2017))
SPECIAL PRICING $197 (pricing June 16 – June 29th, 2017)
DAY OF EVENT $247 (June 30, 2017)
SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY (this may vary slightly)
Registration will open at 7:45AM
Conference will begin at 8:30AM
Morning & Afternoon sessions with breaks for networking & lunch provided
Conference portion will end around 5:30PM
Special Edition of “Getting Tasted” with Mia Voss & Courtney Smith Kramer
Social Media Shenanigans to begin after “Getting Tasted”
Interested in Sponsorship Click Here to Learn More
Social Media Shenanigans is Back!

Once again, Denver’s best and brightest social media lovers and business owners will converge upon a location in the city for an unforgettable evening of networking, friends, food, drink, social media and SHENANIGANS!
Now the most talked-about and anticipated social media meetup event in the city is back for a fourth meetup, and it is going to be epic!
Social Media Shenanigans
Friday, June 30th, 2017
7 – 10 pm (VIP Option starting at 6PM)
Fieldhouse Event Center – 1600 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO
(Doors for General Admission open promptly at 7 pm)
What is Social Media Shenanigans?
shenanigans
[ SHəˈnanəgənz ] NOUN
– silly or high-spirited behavior; mischief.
Basically, it’s a meetup… it’s networking… it’s social media… and it’s a party featuring Colorado’s best and brightest social media and business superstars! It’s a time to get out from behind our Facebook and Twitter profiles to become truly social in face-to-face relationships, because that is where REAL value can grow.
And.. it’s fun! A LOT of fun.
In the past, we’ve had over 150 people come to the events, whose special guests included Ted Rubin, Chris Brogan, & Pat Flynn! We expect this Social Media Shenanigan’s Event to be even bigger & better as everyone celebrates #SMDayDEN!

Want to see more pictures from the last one? Click here!
Are you ready to meet and engage with one of the world’s top social media influencers? I know she is ready to meet you! (Hint, Hint!)
Social Media Shenanigans will include sponsors, door prizes, live streaming, plenty of social sharing, a talk from our special guest and a new special shenanigan which will have everyone talking, taking videos & pictures!
Shenanigans Ticket Information
Early-Bird tickets are $10 (plus EventBrite fee)
This pricing will continue until June 15, 2017.
The ticket price will then be $15 up until the event begins. (plus EventBrite fee)
Tickets will be $20 at the door. (plus EventBrite fee)
VIP Opportunity!
We are offering twenty-five (25) people the opportunity to purchase a VIP ticket for $50. This ticket will allow you entry to the meetup at 6 pm (1 hour early!). During this time you will get to meet with Joel, special guest(s), other conference speakers and our sponsors in a much more intimate environment. Once the doors open at 7 pm, all bets are off! We will be providing appetizers for VIP’s. So come hungry.
Mark your calendar for Friday, June 30th from 7PM-10PM.
(VIP Entry 6PM)
And get your tickets now!
Sponsorship Opportunities
Would you like to get your business and/or brand in front of Northern Colorado’s top social media and business professionals? This is your opportunity!
To secure your sponsorship, contact Erin Cell
(720) 985-8335 – erin@sociallypowered.com
WE LOOK FORWARD TO SHENANIGIZING (is that a word?) WITH EVERYONE ON FRIDAY, JUNE 30th!

Jul
5
Wed
Boost Denver: Visions to Do Good: The Personal Philanthropy of Benjamin Franklin; host: Dru Shockley, Call To Action Alliance; presenter: Russ Kyncl of Strategic Exit LLC @ SPACES Ballpark
Jul 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Visions to Do Good: The Personal Philanthropy of Benjamin Franklin by Russ Kyncl of Strategic Exit LLC

Ben Franklin has been called the First American. We’ve all heard about the kite, but few have heard about his philanthropy. Come hear the amazing story that extends from his childhood in Boston to the hundreds of young people who benefit from his charitable planning today. Specifics include the philanthropy of thanks, mentorship, community, volunteering and estate planning. Come prepared to be inspired to take practical action to increase your own usefulness to others.

You’ll Learn:

– A really cool story from American History
– Your next step to increase your own impact
– The importance of vision in having an impact

About Russ Kyncl:

Russ entered the financial services industry April Fools Day 1984. Russ especially enjoys helping his clients plan for their own future, their families, and their personal philanthropy in the community.
He is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder, where a great professor taught him to love the personal story of history.

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Boost Denver, founded and hosted by Dru Shockley, Call To Action Alliance, has been a Denver tradition for 6 years. Boost Denver is a FREE BUSINESS WORKSHOP in the heart of Denver. Participants say our education, from rotating speakers, is distinctive among endless area opportunities. Too many of these opportunities are just veiled sales pitches. Boost Denver offers actionable education every 1st and 3rd Wednesday to a small group of business owners and business professionals. Our members consistently report that their expectations were exceeded in the quality of insights and their new ability to immediately improve their businesses. This is the Boost Denver difference!

If you are a passionate business owner, we hope you’ll RSVP for and attend. Learn more and see our upcoming workshops at BoostDenver.com.

Jul
19
Wed
Boost Denver: Schmooze, Share and Search on LinkedIn; host: Dru Shockley, Call To Action Alliance; presenter: Joyce Feustel of Boomers’ Social Media Tutor @ SPACES Ballpark
Jul 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Schmooze, Share and Search on LinkedIn by Joyce Feustel of Boomers’ Social Media Tutor

Does using LinkedIn mystify you? Get some practical tips on easy ways to use this powerful social media site. Find out how to effectively stay in touch with your LinkedIn connections, build your professional credibility through the articles and updates you share, and identify potential clients and referral partners through LinkedIn’s searching tools.

You’ll Learn:

– How to publish articles on LinkedIn
– How to share articles/updates of others on LinkedIn
– How to use the recent activity feature of LinkedIn
– How to personalize your communications with others on LinkedIn
– How to use LinkedIn’s search options

About Joyce Feustel:

Joyce Feustel founded Boomers’ Social Media Tutor in 2010, and has been active on LinkedIn since December of 2008. Through her tutoring and training business, Joyce has helped a wide range of business owners to become more effective and productive in their use of social media, including LinkedIn, Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter.

Prior to going full-time with her company in 2013, she worked as a sales professional for 17 years. She has lived in Lakewood CO for just over 20 years.She is originally from Wisconsin and has degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in education and business.

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Boost Denver, founded and hosted by Dru Shockley, Call To Action Alliance, has been a Denver tradition for 6 years. Boost Denver is a FREE BUSINESS WORKSHOP in the heart of Denver. Participants say our education, from rotating speakers, is distinctive among endless area opportunities. Too many of these opportunities are just veiled sales pitches. Boost Denver offers actionable education every 1st and 3rd Wednesday to a small group of business owners and business professionals. Our members consistently report that their expectations were exceeded in the quality of insights and their new ability to immediately improve their businesses. This is the Boost Denver difference!

If you are a passionate business owner, we hope you’ll RSVP for and attend. Learn more and see our upcoming workshops at BoostDenver.com.

Aug
2
Wed
Boost Denver: Communicating with Confidence in Business; host: Dru Shockley, Call To Action Alliance; presenter: Chrysta Bairre of Live Love Work @ SPACES Ballpark
Aug 2 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Communicating with Confidence in Business by Chrysta Bairre of Live Love Work

How you communicate in business affects your earning potential, opportunities for growth, and your self-respect. Learn how to communicate with confidence in business to make more money, get more opportunities, and feel great about the work you do!

You’ll Learn:

– When to say no in business situations
– Why and how to saying no builds credibility
– 4 words that undermine confidence and what to say instead

About Chrysta Bairre:

Chrysta Bairre is a career coach with over 80% success rate helping her clients get the job offer, the promotion, and get a raise.

With over 20 years in business management and HR, Chrysta uses her knowledge of business, leadership, and human development to help people do work they love and get paid well to do it.

Chrysta has spoken at multiple Ignite events across Colorado, presented to the Association for Talent Development, Colorado State University, and many other local businesses and community organizations.

Chrysta has served on the Board of Directors for the Northern Colorado Human Resources Association, and has served multiple executive positions within Toastmasters International.

Chrysta is a 2015 recipient of the Top 20 Classy Career Girls from classycareergirl.com, and a 2016 participant of Larimer County Women of the Year program.

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Boost Denver, founded and hosted by Dru Shockley, Call To Action Alliance, has been a Denver tradition for 6 years. Boost Denver is a FREE BUSINESS WORKSHOP in the heart of Denver. Participants say our education, from rotating speakers, is distinctive among endless area opportunities. Too many of these opportunities are just veiled sales pitches. Boost Denver offers actionable education every 1st and 3rd Wednesday to a small group of business owners and business professionals. Our members consistently report that their expectations were exceeded in the quality of insights and their new ability to immediately improve their businesses. This is the Boost Denver difference!

If you are a passionate business owner, we hope you’ll RSVP for and attend. Learn more and see our upcoming workshops at BoostDenver.com.

Aug
16
Wed
Boost Denver: Build Authority on a $0 Budget… by Speaking; host: Dru Shockley, Call To Action Alliance; presenter: Phylecia Jones of Keep Up with Mrs. Jones @ SPACES Ballpark
Aug 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Build Authority on a $0 Budget… by Speaking by Phylecia Jones of Keep Up with Mrs. Jones

Becoming an authority is the number one way to getting clients and having a successful business. But with most solopreneurs, limited funds and the constant fear of increasing financial debt is a major challenge when it comes to jump starting business and building a brand.

In this talk, Budgetologist Phylecia Jones takes a page from her own success in building lasting authority and breaks down one of the most effective marketing methods available to solopreneurs… speaking! Phylecia delivers on hacking social media to find speaking gigs to seamlessly converting clients… all while on a $0 budget.

You’ll Learn:

– The best sales funnel marketing tool for solopreneurs to get new clients and followers
– What increases the chances of getting a YES when pitching for speaking gigs
– The best steps to getting organized and prepared to build authority
– Why social media is the best FREE tool for finding the right audiences for presentations
– That saving money on cheap and effective marketing is the best method to move business forward

About Phylecia Jones:

Phylecia Jones is a budgeting nerd and the founder of Keep Up with Mrs. Jones where she is on a mission to give power and confidence to entrepreneurs when it comes to thinking big and taking opportunities by being more knowledgeable about money. Phylecia knows what it is like to be stressed out over money, missing chances of a lifetime, and being scared of facing the truth when it came to her ability manage finances. She learned the hard way about money and wants to share with other entrepreneurs how she discovered a budgeting system that worked, what happens when you make a plan to conquer money, and the secret to being a success in business and life. Through her financial smarts, she has achieved a personal net-worth close to 7-figures, retired at the age of 36 to start her business, and travels the world. Phylecia loves budgeting, mentoring other business owners, and reading the occasional Batman and Robin comic book.

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Boost Denver, founded and hosted by Dru Shockley, Call To Action Alliance, has been a Denver tradition for 6 years. Boost Denver is a FREE BUSINESS WORKSHOP in the heart of Denver. Participants say our education, from rotating speakers, is distinctive among endless area opportunities. Too many of these opportunities are just veiled sales pitches. Boost Denver offers actionable education every 1st and 3rd Wednesday to a small group of business owners and business professionals. Our members consistently report that their expectations were exceeded in the quality of insights and their new ability to immediately improve their businesses. This is the Boost Denver difference!

If you are a passionate business owner, we hope you’ll RSVP for and attend. Learn more and see our upcoming workshops at BoostDenver.com.

Aug
17
Thu
Learn How to be a Social Media Manager with #BeAwesome In Social Media @ The Social Media Advisor Conference Room
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

August 17, 2017 9:00am-12:00pm, Aurora, CO (Parker and I-225 – address provided upon registration confirmation)

ONLY $497/seat hands on content valued at $2775

#BeAwesome in Social Media – The Workshop that will change your marketing for 2017!

Teaching you the tools and processes to implement a successful social media strategy TODAY using the TOP Trends of 2017. This massively popular event will be hosted only once this year! This workshop is your roadmap to get the right systems, tools and strategies in place to build a solid foundation for a successful social media experience with your audience with proper lead generation techniques. Launching these principles into your business will immediately improve your credibility with your customers by maintaining a long standing relationship with your clients so your competition isn’t claiming them from you.

LEARN HOW TO BE A SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER for your BUSINESS SUCCESS!

The proper way to get Leads Using Social Media and the Strategies for the
Best Relationship and Lead Generation Management System
ONLY $497/seat
4 hour session
Snacks and Wifi Provided, please bring your laptop with you
Social Media Accountability Partner Included!!!!

(This workshop is hosted ONLY once/year!)

Can you answer yes to any of the following questions?

– I don’t know how to use social media to close business
– I don’t know how to build an editorial calendar
– I need to learn how to use social media effectively for my business
– I need to learn how to target new clients
– I want to learn how to create paid Ads and track results
– I struggle with what to say in social media to remain consistent

Do you want to learn strategies to market your business effectively using social media?

NOW is the time. You will walk away with tools, editorial calendars and specific processes to put in place TODAY so that you can stay in front of your ideal client online and attract a new audience.

Just as every established business needs to have a website, you also need to have an active presence in social media. Your clients and prospects are researching you to verify your business has social proof as a credible business. If you don’t have an active presence or systems in place to maintain conversations in social media, you are hurting your business. This workshop is your roadmap to get the right systems, tools and strategies in place to build a solid foundation for a successful social media experience with your audience. Launching these principles into your business will immediately improve your credibility with your customers by maintaining a long standing relationship with your clients so your competition isn’t claiming them from you.

We will provide Social Media strategies and processes for your business to establish social proof and build relationships and leads with your ideal clients through specific activity and proven methodologies.

Workshop Take-aways:

– Content is KING! Discussing and developing the proper ways to integrate the power of native video, branded images and keyword rich storytelling into your online brand that you can implement TODAY!

– How to Budget for Ads and Campaigns: What are your options? How does it work? We will show you how to manage and review statistics with strategy, reporting and targeting the right Audience

– What is the ROI of Social Media? ROI Defined, we will show you reporting options and how to track campaigns

– The foundation of your Editorial Calendar: We will show you how to build consistency, post during the best dates / times in each platform, and roadmap the means for you to develop social proof for your business

– The foundation of Paid ads and getting visibility with your ideal customer: We will show you how to build ads to target the right target client

– Tools of the Trade: Top tools for creating and scheduling content, monitoring engagement, and processes to keep you on top of your marketing funnel that you can implement TODAY!

– Step by Step instruction on how to use the tools that top social media marketers are using: Tools are great but if you don’t know how to use them, you will be lost. We will walk you through all of the steps for using these tools so you can start building your brand effectively in social media, just as the social media companies do. ***YOUR Laptop is required – Wifi Included

What will be provided during the event?

– All of the materials you need to build a solid social media program for your business

– Light refreshments

– Marketing accountability tips via email to keep you on track

– Hands on, Step by Step instructions with your trainer

– Wifi Internet Connection

****Personal Laptop Required***

SAVE YOUR SEAT NOW!

Seats fill quickly and we can only teach this workshop with a maximum of 15 attendees!

Click below for more details:

http://apwt.thesocialmediaadvisor.com/-BeAwesome-In-Social-Media-Workshop-a28/

Sep
6
Wed
Boost Denver: Create and Launch Your Blog; host: Dru Shockley, Call To Action Alliance; presenter: Monica Miller of Monica Writes @ SPACES Ballpark
Sep 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Create and Launch Your Blog by Monica Miller of Monica Writes

Does your company need a blog? Do you know what to say? Do you even know if your audience will read it?

Monica Miller, Content Strategist and Visibility Expert, will teach you how to create a blog and then show you simple steps to launching your blog!

Monica will simplify the blogging learning curve by helping you understand just how important it is to blog and then create it! But don’t speak to nobody for she’ll teach the audience exactly how to launch their blog with a huge success!

If you want to gain credibility and exposure, blogging is the place to start. But don’t start from nothing – let Monica show you how to go from a nobody to a somebody online through blogging!

You’ll Learn:

– Create a blog that your audience will love
– Launch your blog with simple and easy strategies to grow excitement
– Maintain your blog growth and success
– Know where to gather content and how to continue creating content long after your launch date

About Monica Miller:

I have been writing my entire life, but have been writing professionally for over 8 years. I am a speaker, Book Writing coach, author, and writer. I am the CEO of my business, Monica Writes, where I support people through their writing journey by offering one-on-one packages, classes, and workshops. I love hanging out with my dear husband, Nathan, and enjoy watching sunsets, being on adventures, gazing out over snow capped mountains, loving on my kitty, and playing with our dogs.

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Boost Denver, founded and hosted by Dru Shockley, Call To Action Alliance, has been a Denver tradition for 6 years. Boost Denver is a FREE BUSINESS WORKSHOP in the heart of Denver. Participants say our education, from rotating speakers, is distinctive among endless area opportunities. Too many of these opportunities are just veiled sales pitches. Boost Denver offers actionable education every 1st and 3rd Wednesday to a small group of business owners and business professionals. Our members consistently report that their expectations were exceeded in the quality of insights and their new ability to immediately improve their businesses. This is the Boost Denver difference!

If you are a passionate business owner, we hope you’ll RSVP for and attend. Learn more and see our upcoming workshops at BoostDenver.com.

Oct
12
Thu
Social Media, Internet Safety & Privacy for Tweens & Families @ The Social Media Advisor Conference Room
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Social Media for Tweens and Families!!

Sessions: ONLY $45/family – Includes 2 hour in person training + 30 Min Group photo scavenger hunt, teaching your youth different techniques for image sharing

In-person Workshops in Aurora, CO — Address Confirmation sent at time of booking

Does your child have a tablet?
Does your child have a smart phone?
Does your child want to play in social media or already has an account (or multiple accounts?)
Do you feel you have total control over what your child shares on their phone?
Do you know what your child texts?
Do you feel comfortable with your child going on YouTube?
Do you feel comfortable with the searches your child has made online? Or do you not know how to search for that?
Do you want to make internet activity safer for your child/tween?
Has your child found ways to use the internet that you aren’t comfortable with

DATE: October 12, 2017 6pm-8pm

Only provided ONCE/year

Teaching privacy, ethics, etiquette, Internet safety, do’s and don’ts, safety agreements, bullying online, what to share vs not, creating accounts at whim, future fall outs with job searches, and a fun interactive photo game; to name a few. Intended for tweens, teens and Parents of this age group.

Key Take Always:

Family Internet Agreement
Best Practices in social media
Internet Safety Standards all platforms
Proper Use of Social Media – Tips (for Parents and Teens)
Bullying Online, what to share vs what not to share
Making Social Media Fun but Safe
Parent question/answer session during the photo adventure

Social Media Scavenger Hunt–> Safe Communication Strategies
Learning how to use social media for good
How to be safe, smart and savvy
Tools for good communication online and off line
Making good decisions now and for your future