Our next Mega-Networking Event is February 5, 2018 at Fazzini’s. You must register here.

Dec
18
Mon
Bookkeeping for Small Business Owners
Dec 18 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Understanding the importance of accurate financials in your business is critical. Expert Michael Hammelburger will teach you the basics of managing your books, common mistakes business owners make and how to understand your financial reports.

Develop a Marketing Plan for Small Business -Montgomery County
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Creating a strategic marketing plan that identifies your ideal market, outlines actionable steps to reach that market and researches your competition requires a step-by-step plan. Learn how to identify and implement these critical steps with a plan that moves your business toward sustained success

Dec
19
Tue
Meet the Primes and Contracting Officers- Match Making Event
Dec 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

You don’t want to miss this opportunity to connect with the companies and agencies who can share upcoming contracts for you to bid on. In this speed-dating, match-making style event, you will be given time to rotate among several tables and get information that will help you in deciding the best opportunity to bid on for your company. This event is the conclusion of our 2017 Government Procurement Series but is open, for a $35 fee, to those who did not participate in at least three of the sessions in the series. Space will fill up fast so don’t miss the chance to meet with key decision makers.

Ladies DC Happy Hour (DC Metro)
Dec 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Whether you’re looking for a new job opportunity, a chance to expand your network, or exploring a new go-to happy hour location, all are welcome at our monthly happy hour. Enjoy a casual networking environment with Ladies DC members and the DMV community every third Tuesday of the month

LADIES DC is the founding chapter of Ladies America, an organization that connects, educates and mentors professional women across the nation. Our mission is to build a network of professional women connecting to advance one another personally and professionally.

From leading panels, workshops and speakers to educational blog content, Ladies DC provides the opportunity to learn and flourish. Ladies DC’s annual mentorship program connects women in the District from various disciplines, backgrounds and generations via one-on-one and group mentoring.

Ladies DC provides powerful opportunities to connect with peers and leaders in the DC area – from monthly networking happy hours to our members-only Google Groups

Dec
20
Wed
Team Network Potomac Power Players Lunch (DC Metro)
Dec 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

ARE YOU GOOD AT WHAT YOUR DO?
LOOKING FOR A SERIOUS NETWORKING GROUP?

We are the Potomac Power Players and we are an exclusive category networking group.

We believe in “Developing relationships that grow partnerships and increase business through collaborative problem solving and education and introductions.”

The Potomca Power Players is one of Team Network’s newest groups in the Bethesda/Rockville area, made up of specifically hand-picked business people who have a strong desire for idea sharing in a unique and stimulating environment.

If you want to get on top of the latest thinking and hottest topics, and turn this intelligence and collaboration into game changing results for your business please join us.

MEETING EVERY OTHER WEDNESDAY

Lunchtime 12:00pm to 1:30pm every other Wednesday at the Barrel & Crow.

First two meetings are free for guests (they need to pick up the cost of their lunch). Then dues are $50 a month. New members need to be approved to join and will have exclusivity in their business category.

RSVP

Pricing Information

  • $15/person for All Attendees (Members & Guests)
  • Price includes Lunch and Beverage
Team Network – Upper Montgomery (DC Metro)
Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

We are the Upper Montgomery Marketeers Team Network and we are an exclusive category networking group.

We believe in “Developing relationships that grow partnerships and increase business through collaborative problem-solving and education and introductions.”

If you want to get on top of the latest thinking and hottest topics and turn this intelligence and collaboration into game-changing results for your business please join us.

*We typically meet after hours on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday evenings of each month.

First meetings are free for guests. New members need to be approved to join and will have exclusivity in their business category.

RSVP

Pricing Information

Free with an RSVP… Please bring an Entrepreneurial friend or business associate.

Upper Marlboro Networking Happy Hour (DC Metro)
Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Maryland Business Connection (MBX).  We host 15-20 Networking Luncheons and Happy Hour events throughout the state of Maryland.  20-35 local business professionals typically attend these events.  There is no cost for members and 1st-time guests and lunch (or happy hour food) is provided.

 

Dec
21
Thu
Team Network – Dutch Holiday Treat Networking Breakfast (DC Metro)
Dec 21 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

Cultivate meaningful relationships and grow your business with us!  

Team Network Marty events utilize a structured meeting format. Agendas are designed to facilitate meaningful introductions, engaging conversations and referral partnerships that encourage members to meet one on one outside the meetings, to foster long term business relationships that help grow the team and their bottom line

The people you would meet at a Team Network function are entrepreneurial in nature. You would find mostly a room full of “Main Street” type business owners. You would also find presidents of companies, managers, independent contractors and top-level sales people. The members of Team Network are positive, optimistic and friendly. They believe in maintaining high standards of honesty and integrity in the way they do business. They also believe that building a business by word-of-mouth is the best way, and they want to associate with others who feel the same.

Guests are allowed to visit up to two events AT NO CHARGE before being asked if they wish to become a paying member of a group which has an opening for their company’s industry category.

RSVP

Pricing Information

* Guests Always Welcome!

* PLEASE RSVP

 

Team Network – Potomac Power Team Happy Hour (DC Metro)
Dec 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

All members are to make an extra effort to attend. Special attention will be made to help with skills to generate more referral business amongst the current members and we’ll continue to pull together our plans to drive new Members at our next Marty June 15th!

Good consistent attendance is the 1st step. It’s a “Team” effort. Please RSVP.

RSVP

Pricing Information

  • FREE for Members & Guests
  • Food and beverages provided

 

Dec
23
Sat
WEEE Networking & Empowerment Social
Dec 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

February Empowerment Focus: Loving Yourself Unconditionally!

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, WEEE are celebrating our perfect imperfections and loving ourselves to greater heights!

Come network, connect, and enjoy good fellowship at our monthly social…the best place to be if you are ready to take your life to the next level! Learn about the WEEE community of sisterhood and how it can help you grow in mind, body, and assets! Refreshments served.

 

Dec
27
Wed
Team Network – Greater Olney (DC Metro)
Dec 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Are you looking to find new ways to grow your business? How about considering the “Old-Fashioned” way, the best way, by word-of-mouth and referrals?

We meet twice/month on the 4th Wednesday for breakfast at Starbucks in Harris Teeter and the 4th Wednesday in the evening.

COME JOIN US!

If you are like most business people, you are going to love the spirit and down-to-earth way Team Network operates. We are all about helping people like you build real relationships with other like-minded business. Then we promote ways to share valuable information and ideas that lead to real business opportunities.

Come for breakfast, grab a cup-a-joe and get charged for your day! Learn first-hand why Team Network has such a fabulous reputation. You have nothing to lose and everything to gain.

RSVP

Bethesda Networking Happy Hour (DC Metro)
Dec 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Maryland Business Connection (MBX).  We host 15-20 Networking Luncheons and Happy Hour events throughout the state of Maryland.  20-35 local business professionals typically attend these events.  There is no cost for members and 1st-time guests and lunch (or happy hour food) is provided.

Participate in quarterly Expos as an attendee or exhibitor.  These events typically draw 400-500 local business professionals and include food, beer and wine samples as well as a Casino Night, a DJ, an Interactive Photo Booth, Door Prizes and lots of fun.

Jan
1
Mon
WEEE Ladies of Passion, Purpose, & Profit (DC Metro)
Jan 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Jan
2
Tue
Free Business Assistance to Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, and Start-ups
Jan 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Montgomery County Department of Economic Development offers a program called “Office Hours” that provides free one-on-one business assistance to entrepreneurs, business owners, and start-ups.

A business development specialist will be available at locations throughout Montgomery County to meet directly with business owners.  Experts will provide information about county financial initiatives and other programs, make introductions and identify the connections your business needs.  This program is open to any entrepreneur and/or business located within Montgomery County.

Montgomery County works hard to support local businesses and has a variety of resources including industry sector experts in IT, cybersecurity, life sciences, green, international, government contracting, and more. Support is also available for navigating the county procurement and Local Small Business Reserve Program.

Office hours are by appointment only.

Register for your one-on-one session today!

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Jan
3
Wed
Team Network Potomac Power Players Lunch (DC Metro)
Jan 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

ARE YOU GOOD AT WHAT YOUR DO?
LOOKING FOR A SERIOUS NETWORKING GROUP?

We are the Potomac Power Players and we are an exclusive category networking group.

We believe in “Developing relationships that grow partnerships and increase business through collaborative problem solving and education and introductions.”

The Potomca Power Players is one of Team Network’s newest groups in the Bethesda/Rockville area, made up of specifically hand-picked business people who have a strong desire for idea sharing in a unique and stimulating environment.

If you want to get on top of the latest thinking and hottest topics, and turn this intelligence and collaboration into game changing results for your business please join us.

MEETING EVERY OTHER WEDNESDAY

Lunchtime 12:00pm to 1:30pm every other Wednesday at the Barrel & Crow.

First two meetings are free for guests (they need to pick up the cost of their lunch). Then dues are $50 a month. New members need to be approved to join and will have exclusivity in their business category.

RSVP

Pricing Information

  • $15/person for All Attendees (Members & Guests)
  • Price includes Lunch and Beverage
Jan
5
Fri
Plan de Negocios Exitoso – Montgomery County
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Aprenda por que usted necesita un Plan de Negocios sólido y robusto. Aprenda como desarrollar cada parte crítica de su plan. Este taller incluye un esbozo general y le orienta sobre otros recursos adicionales a los que usted puede acceder para elaborar un Exitoso Plan de Negocios en Rockville.

Jan
9
Tue
Writing a Successful Business Plan- (DC Metro)
Jan 9 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Understand why you need a strong business plan. Learn how to develop each critical piece of your plan. Workshop includes comprehensive outline and additional resources.

ABC’s of Starting a Business
Jan 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us to find out what it really takes to start your own business. Learn more about the steps involved and discover the many resources available to support you.

Jan
11
Thu
Orientation to Small Business Resources
Jan 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Learn about the MWBC and other resources to help you start and grow your business.

LinkedIN for Entrepreneurs (DC Metro)
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

This session is for solopreneurs and small business owners who want to use LinkedIN for branding, marketing, sales or networking. You will receive an introduction to the ProFinder feature, LinkedIn’s new contractor marketplace; and how to use LinkedIN to develop strategic partnerships and to generate leads. We will also discuss how to be an effective, active and more confident LinkedIN user in only 30 minutes a day.

Jan
16
Tue
Orientation to Small Business Resources (DC Metro)
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Learn about the MWBC and other resources to help you start and grow your business.

Ladies DC Happy Hour (DC Metro)
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Whether you’re looking for a new job opportunity, a chance to expand your network, or exploring a new go-to happy hour location, all are welcome at our monthly happy hour. Enjoy a casual networking environment with Ladies DC members and the DMV community every third Tuesday of the month

LADIES DC is the founding chapter of Ladies America, an organization that connects, educates and mentors professional women across the nation. Our mission is to build a network of professional women connecting to advance one another personally and professionally.

From leading panels, workshops and speakers to educational blog content, Ladies DC provides the opportunity to learn and flourish. Ladies DC’s annual mentorship program connects women in the District from various disciplines, backgrounds and generations via one-on-one and group mentoring.

Ladies DC provides powerful opportunities to connect with peers and leaders in the DC area – from monthly networking happy hours to our members-only Google Groups

Jan
17
Wed
Team Network Potomac Power Players Lunch (DC Metro)
Jan 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

ARE YOU GOOD AT WHAT YOUR DO?
LOOKING FOR A SERIOUS NETWORKING GROUP?

We are the Potomac Power Players and we are an exclusive category networking group.

We believe in “Developing relationships that grow partnerships and increase business through collaborative problem solving and education and introductions.”

The Potomca Power Players is one of Team Network’s newest groups in the Bethesda/Rockville area, made up of specifically hand-picked business people who have a strong desire for idea sharing in a unique and stimulating environment.

If you want to get on top of the latest thinking and hottest topics, and turn this intelligence and collaboration into game changing results for your business please join us.

MEETING EVERY OTHER WEDNESDAY

Lunchtime 12:00pm to 1:30pm every other Wednesday at the Barrel & Crow.

First two meetings are free for guests (they need to pick up the cost of their lunch). Then dues are $50 a month. New members need to be approved to join and will have exclusivity in their business category.

RSVP

Pricing Information

  • $15/person for All Attendees (Members & Guests)
  • Price includes Lunch and Beverage
ABCs of Starting a Business-Montgomery County
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us to find out what it really takes to start your own business. Learn more about the steps involved and discover the many resources available to support you.

Jan
18
Thu
Understanding Markets & Your Competitive Space
Jan 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Learn how to understand various markets and industries through market and industry analysis and competitive strategies.

Jan
20
Sat
Live2Lead – Annapolis
Jan 20 all-day

A rebroadcast of John Maxwell, Dave Ramsey, Cheryl Bachelder, and Warrick Dunn to discuss leadership principles. The venue is 250 business owners who want to hare leadership techniques that will advance businesses. A full hot breakfast and box lunch is planned. Registration begins at 8:00 A.M.. The event lasts until 4:00 P.M. and includes leadership assessments and mastermind topics.

Prepárese para pagar los impuestos del 2017 en Buena forma – Montgomery County
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Aprenda por que usted necesita un Plan de Negocios sólido y robusto. Aprenda como desarrollar cada parte crítica de su plan. Este taller incluye un esbozo general y le orienta sobre otros recursos adicionales a los que usted puede acceder para elaborar un Exitoso Plan de Negocios en Rockville.

Jan
25
Thu
Introduction to Business Ownership
Jan 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Do you understand what entrepreneurship entails? Let senior business trainer and counselor, Angie Duncanson, help you understand the different paths and strategies to owning your own business.

Jan
26
Fri
Develop a Marketing Plan for Small Business – (DC Metro)
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Creating a strategic marketing plan that identifies your ideal market, outlines actionable steps to reach that market and researches your competition requires a step-by-step plan. Learn how to identify and implement these critical steps with a plan that moves your business toward sustained success.

Jan
31
Wed
Excel Tips, Tricks and Strategies for Small Business (DC Metro)
Jan 31 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Excel is a great application for small business owners to use in tracking expenses, revenues, inventory, creating invoices and so much more. But there are tips and tricks that will make your use of excel more efficient, accurate and less complicated. Learn how to use pivot tables, set up worksheet tabs efficiently, summarize categories, and create invoices, separate sales tax and much more. Michael Sagan has over 1,000 hours of teaching excel and he is going to teach you his best tips.

Team Network Potomac Power Players Lunch (DC Metro)
Jan 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

ARE YOU GOOD AT WHAT YOUR DO?
LOOKING FOR A SERIOUS NETWORKING GROUP?

We are the Potomac Power Players and we are an exclusive category networking group.

We believe in “Developing relationships that grow partnerships and increase business through collaborative problem solving and education and introductions.”

The Potomca Power Players is one of Team Network’s newest groups in the Bethesda/Rockville area, made up of specifically hand-picked business people who have a strong desire for idea sharing in a unique and stimulating environment.

If you want to get on top of the latest thinking and hottest topics, and turn this intelligence and collaboration into game changing results for your business please join us.

MEETING EVERY OTHER WEDNESDAY

Lunchtime 12:00pm to 1:30pm every other Wednesday at the Barrel & Crow.

First two meetings are free for guests (they need to pick up the cost of their lunch). Then dues are $50 a month. New members need to be approved to join and will have exclusivity in their business category.

RSVP

Pricing Information

  • $15/person for All Attendees (Members & Guests)
  • Price includes Lunch and Beverage
Budget Development for Small Business
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Creating a budget can be a daunting task. Learn how to develop a comprehensive annual budget that will be useful and an accurate management tool. We will discuss how to understand the budget process, build the budget and create the budget from concept to implementation.

Feb
1
Thu
iBossinc Capital Conference
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Seed Capital Really is in Reach!

Startups & Early Stage businesses experience the highest declinations for traditional financing – come hear how to assess non-traditional financing that fits your needs.

There are new norms in the world of equity investments. Many now benefit startups and early-stage companies. The iBOSSinc Capital Conference is about clarifying and showing how the new norms make raising capital more accessible to you.

Our invited panelists provide actual capital to early-stage companies. They will share what entrepreneurs must do to access their capital. Additionally, professionals who provide services to companies raising capital will be recognized.

Access to equity capital has expanded to include more of the general public. Come learn how these provisions can positively and realistically impact your capital campaign success rate. As a bonus to your attending for the day, applications to access capital through our panelists will be provided at the event.

Discover how you can “up your game” at the beautiful Norbeck Country Club in Rockville, MD.

Complete your registration now to be sure you get in. Limited seating (for real!) for a day of business education & connections that nourish your mind and treasury. Stay for the excitement as we recognize and award people & businesses who make a significant impact within the capital raise ecosystem.

Who Should Attend?

  • Concept & Startup Company Founders
  • Early Stage Company’s Internal & External Teams
  • Venture Operation Champions & Solution Providers
  • Businesses Seeking $100k – $50mil in Investment Capital
Feb
5
Mon
WEEE Ladies of Passion, Purpose, & Profit (DC Metro)
Feb 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Feb
6
Tue
Free Business Assistance to Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, and Start-ups
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Montgomery County Department of Economic Development offers a program called “Office Hours” that provides free one-on-one business assistance to entrepreneurs, business owners, and start-ups.

A business development specialist will be available at locations throughout Montgomery County to meet directly with business owners.  Experts will provide information about county financial initiatives and other programs, make introductions and identify the connections your business needs.  This program is open to any entrepreneur and/or business located within Montgomery County.

Montgomery County works hard to support local businesses and has a variety of resources including industry sector experts in IT, cybersecurity, life sciences, green, international, government contracting, and more. Support is also available for navigating the county procurement and Local Small Business Reserve Program.

Office hours are by appointment only.

Register for your one-on-one session today!

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Feb
14
Wed
Team Network Potomac Power Players Lunch (DC Metro)
Feb 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

ARE YOU GOOD AT WHAT YOUR DO?
LOOKING FOR A SERIOUS NETWORKING GROUP?

We are the Potomac Power Players and we are an exclusive category networking group.

We believe in “Developing relationships that grow partnerships and increase business through collaborative problem solving and education and introductions.”

The Potomca Power Players is one of Team Network’s newest groups in the Bethesda/Rockville area, made up of specifically hand-picked business people who have a strong desire for idea sharing in a unique and stimulating environment.

If you want to get on top of the latest thinking and hottest topics, and turn this intelligence and collaboration into game changing results for your business please join us.

MEETING EVERY OTHER WEDNESDAY

Lunchtime 12:00pm to 1:30pm every other Wednesday at the Barrel & Crow.

First two meetings are free for guests (they need to pick up the cost of their lunch). Then dues are $50 a month. New members need to be approved to join and will have exclusivity in their business category.

RSVP

Pricing Information

  • $15/person for All Attendees (Members & Guests)
  • Price includes Lunch and Beverage
Feb
20
Tue
Ladies DC Happy Hour (DC Metro)
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Whether you’re looking for a new job opportunity, a chance to expand your network, or exploring a new go-to happy hour location, all are welcome at our monthly happy hour. Enjoy a casual networking environment with Ladies DC members and the DMV community every third Tuesday of the month

LADIES DC is the founding chapter of Ladies America, an organization that connects, educates and mentors professional women across the nation. Our mission is to build a network of professional women connecting to advance one another personally and professionally.

From leading panels, workshops and speakers to educational blog content, Ladies DC provides the opportunity to learn and flourish. Ladies DC’s annual mentorship program connects women in the District from various disciplines, backgrounds and generations via one-on-one and group mentoring.

Ladies DC provides powerful opportunities to connect with peers and leaders in the DC area – from monthly networking happy hours to our members-only Google Groups