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In December, we will be talking about how to develop your small business employees into leaders and how to better manage your time as a small business owner and join us on December 19th, where we will be hosting #Smallbizchat LIVE on Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube, about the following topics: leveraging sponsorships to build your business, build an army of passionate brand ambassadors for your small business and designing a powerful social media plan for 2019.
Here is a list of who is on #Smallbizchat in December:
December 5th – How to Develop Your Small Business Employees into Leaders, @coachchristyr
A globally recognized leader, Christy Rutherford is a Women’s Leadership Development Expert. She’s also a keynote speaker, leadership coach and author, publishing five #1 best-selling books on Amazon in eight months. A Harvard Business School Alumna, Christy is also a certified Executive Leadership Coach from Georgetown University and has been featured in Forbes twice. In addition, Christy is the 13th African American woman to achieve the rank of Commander (Lieutenant Colonel equivalent) in the U.S. Coast Guard’s 225+ year history where her demographic was .1%. Learn more info here: www.christyrutherford.com.
December 12th – How to Gain Control of Your Free Time as a Small Business Owner, @lvanderkam
Laura Vanderkam is the author of several time management books including Off the Clock and 168 Hours. Her TED talk, “How to Gain Control of Your Free Time,” has been viewed more than 7 million times. She is the co-host of the podcast Best of Both Worlds. She lives outside Philadelphia with her husband and four children, and blogs at LauraVanderkam.com.
December 19th – #Smallbizchat LIVE on Facebook
Leveraging sponsorships to build your business, @RobertoTeaches
Roberto C. Candelaria is the Founder of Sponsorship for Influencers and the International Best-Selling author of “Relationships Raise Money: A Guide to Corporate Sponsorship” and “Sponsorship For Influencers: Profitable Partnerships in 5 Simple Steps”. He’s also the creator of The Sponsorship Roadmap, Sponsorship Crash Course and Sponsorship 901 and his strategies have transformed the way global influencers and organizations increase their bottom line by getting sponsored and leveraging their platforms for profitability. Meet Roberto and access free training and content at: www.RobertoCandelaria.com.
Build an Army of Passionate Brand Ambassadors For Your Small Business, @LisaCCopeland
With more than 25 years of proven success, Lisa Copeland is a powerful female keynote speaker, a business leader and a dedicated pioneer in sales and brand strategy. She has been a trailblazer, revolutionizing the automotive industry and has received many awards and honors along the way. Lisa’s consulting firm Lisa Copeland Global Enterprises (L.C.G.E.) helps business owners and entrepreneurs build more scalable and successful businesses that generate more profit through her strategic “The Art of the Big Sell”, focused on selling a movement over a product, with a vast client list that includes Google, Subaru N.A, Dell, State Farm, Bank of America, H&R Block and many more. Learn more at www.lisacopeland.com.
Designing A Powerful Social Media Plan for 2019, @TheMrBlueprint
Known as Mr. Blueprint, Richard Krawczyk is a serial entrepreneur, digital marketing consultant, business strategist, social media influencer, former TV host, author, public speaker, and investor. He is the co-founder of the tech startup, CEO of a digital marketing agency, and CEO of a personal and professional training company. Learn more at http://themrblueprint.com.
December 26th – No #SmallBizchat MERRY CHRISTMAS!
Do you have what it takes to be a guest on #Smallbizchat?
You must be a small business owner, author, or subject matter expert to appear as a guest on #Smallbizchat. This chat is focused on educating our business community. Once your topic is selected, you will be required to submit 12 questions and answers in paragraph form to demonstrate your expertise. For details on how to submit your information to be a guest on #Smallbizchat click here.