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Relationships Reloaded – The Seven Steps to Networking with Results | General Meeting, February 15
The International Event Suite at Oakstop
1721 Broadway, Suite 201
Oakland, CA 94612
Thursday, February 15, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM PST
Category: Monthly Event

Relationships Reloaded – The Seven Steps to Networking with Results

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6-8:30pm, Oakland
Premeeting WIC Orientation 5:30pm

Networking is more than just meeting a lot of new people and collecting business cards. Relationships start with networking, and your business depends on your ability to start and build relationships constantly.

In this month’s General Meeting, we will learn the "Seven Steps to Networking with Results," and then practice these steps in small peer mentoring groups to ensure that we come away with solid, actionable skills that we can employ in our business the next day. 

Heather RogersHeather Rogers, Productivity Speaker and Mind-Magician, will use entertaining "magic as metaphor" to share about the psychology and motivation of our clients, and how to build the deepest possible rapport through the seven steps of the networking process.

This meeting will be a lab, where we will gather in small peer mentoring groups to explore solutions for a specific marketing issue you are seeking a breakthrough in. Come and learn actionable skills to up your game for 2018, build deeper relationships and also enjoy astonishing magic, wonderful food, and reconnect with your WIC community!

Best Practice #1 of the Women In Consulting Best Practices is highlighted in this event—the more Best Practices you put into action, the more successful you will be.
#1 Network to build your business and resources (knowledge from others who’ve gone before)

The Women In Consulting Best Practices (identified year after year in our annual survey)

  1. Network to build your business and resources
  2. See and be seen
  3. Ask for what you’re worth
  4. Charge value-based project fees vs. hourly rates
  5. Use subcontractors
  6. Mark up subcontractors
  7. Always collect a percentage of the project fee upfront
  8. Renegotiate fees when the scope changes

5:30-6:00pm   Pre-meeting WIC Orientation 
6:00pm               Registration and Check-in 
6-8:30pm          Networking program, appetizers and beverages
8:30pm               Closing

About the Presenter

When she was young, Heather Rogers ran away with the circus and has since delivered her magical keynotes at over 4,000 public and private events. Heather has performed at venues ranging from Barack Obama’s Inaugural Ball in Washington D.C. to Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, to Google, Oracle, and TEDx. As an Ideation Consultant, she helps businesses create high-impact events that deepen brand engagement and translate their strategic outcomes into a ROI success. Heather is also a Mind-Magician, Transformational Trainer, and Mistress of Mischief!

NEW Location:
Oakstop, a Co-Working Space
1721 Broadway, Oakland, CA

Oakstop, a Co-Working Space, 1721 Broadway, Oakland, CA.

Getting There and Parking:
Once onsite at Oakstop: Press the buzzer console to wake it up. Enter the code for Oakstop. When buzzed in, proceed down the stairs where we will be meeting - you will see signs.

From BART: Take BART to the Oakland 19th Street Station. Exit through the door marked "17th and Broadway/17th and Telegraph," which will be the block between Broadway and Telegraph. Walk toward Broadway and turn right on Broadway. Oakstop is about 40 feet down on the right side of Broadway.

Parking: Click here to view the recommended parking.

Includes meeting, appetizers/light dinner, coffee/tea.

  • SPECIAL RATE: Members and Guests $25 per person

Do you want to carpool? 
Contact us via email and we'll put you in touch with others in your area who would also like to carpool. (Note: By sending us your email, you agree to allow us to release your email address to others who are interested in carpooling.)