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  • Accelerate your business success this summer!
    Plenty of support exists for new business owners and those thinking of starting a business. But what 
    about those of us who’ve been running a successful business for a few years or more? 
    Presented by local business owners, this free workshop series focuses on more advanced topics and 
    challenges common to established small businesses. Join us to network and learn about managing smart 
    growth, making the most of your resources and putting new marketing and sales strategies to work.
    Accelerate your business success this summer!
    Plenty of support exists for new business owners and those thinking of starting a business. But what 
    about those of us who’ve been running a successful business for a few years or more? 
    Presented by local business owners, this free workshop series focuses on more advanced topics and 
    challenges common to established small businesses. Join us to network and learn about managing smart 
    growth, making the most of your resources and putting new marketing and sales strategies to work.
    Accelerate your business success this summer!
    Plenty of support exists for new business owners and those thinking of starting a business. But what 
    about those of us who’ve been running a successful business for a few years or more? 
    Presented by local business owners, this free workshop series focuses on more advanced topics and 
    challenges common to established small businesses. Join us to network and learn about managing smart 
    growth, making the most of your resources and putting new marketing and sales strategies to work.
    Accelerate your business success this summer!
    Plenty of support exists for new business owners and those thinking of starting a business. But what 
    about those of us who’ve been running a successful business for a few years or more? 
    Presented by local business owners, this free workshop series focuses on more advanced topics and 
    challenges common to established small businesses. Join us to network and learn about managing smart 
    growth, making the most of your resources and putting new marketing and sales strategies to work.

    2019 SCHEDULE

    BIZ 2.0 WORKSHOPS FOR GROWING BUSINESSES

    All Dates, Times & Locations Subject to Change.

    Check individual event listing on the events page for most up-to-date information

     

    DECEMBER 12, 2019

    Chamber Event: Lunch & Learn, 12:00 – 1:30pm

    Speaker: Ken Baris, President, Jordan Baris Realty

     

    Topic: How Mind Share Leads to Market Share

    In this workshop, you will learn how to be in the minds of clients or customers even before they are ready to buy.  This fast paced hour will enable you to position yourself favorably so customers will become more interested in your services.  It doesn’t happen by accident and, with implementing the right plan, your business will benefit.

    Sponsor to be determined

    REGISTER HERE


    Biz 2.0 event pricing:

    Chamber Members: Free

    Non-Members: $20

    2020 Workshops are in the works!

    We look forward to serving you with useful, actionable information for your small business!

    Stay tuned for more information.

    Thank you to all who attended, hosted and sponsored this series in 2019!

    If you're interested in hosting or sponsoring, please contact Arnie Amir by clicking here.

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Wednesday, February 13, 2019

    Chamber Event: Lunch & Learn, Marriott Residence Inn, 12:00 – 1:30pm

    Speaker: Stacey Staaterman, Owner, Stacey Staaterman Coaching and Consulting

    Topic:  Leadership, Team Engagement and Performance: How to Make it Happen

    During this workshop, you will discover how your leadership attitudes and behaviors will impact your team’s engagement, energy and performance.  Learn how your leadership presence can help build a stronger and more cohesive team that will enable you to achieve your goals

    Sponsor: Karen Donofrio, Manager, Financial Services, Prudential Advisers

    THIS EVENT HAS EXPIRED

    Wednesday, April 10

    Chamber Event: Lunch & Learn,

    Cambria Hotel, 12 Rooney Circle, West Orange, NJ

    When: 12:00 – 1:30pm

    Speakers: Mark Flamendorf and Kim McConnell, Owners, The McConnell Leadership Group


    Topic: How to Read People Like a Book
    Do you ever wish you had a crystal ball to predict how your clients, colleagues or employees will react
    to your interactions with them? During this interactive workshop, we will help you increase your self-
    knowledge – how you respond to conflict, what motivates you and how you solve problems. This will
    enable you to better understand how your clients and employees think and make decisions. After this
    workshop, you’ll find yourself influencing others in new ways. You’ll be able to read them like a book!‚Äč

    Sponsor: Arnon Amir, GrowthPoint Business Consulting

    THIS EVENT HAS EXPIRED

     

    Thursday, June 13

    Chamber Event: Lunch & Learn, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation 12:00 – 1:30pm

    Speaker:  Gail Kreitzer, Consultant, Speaker, Owner of Dashboarding Minds

     

    Topic: The Dashboarding Secret to Declutter Your Mind, Doing Less and Still Get things Done

    Discover why Dashboarding is a powerful collection of daily habits and strategies designed to alleviate overload and get you to “less” – less stress and anxiety.  During this workshop, you will learn how to:

    • Take the weight off your mind
    • Easily pivot between the different areas of your business and personal life that are competing for your limited time and attention
    • Master prioritization to get the right things done on time

    Sponsor: West Orange Chamber of Commerce

    THIS EVENT HAS EXPIRED

    Wednesday, August 14

    Chamber Event: Lunch & Learn,

    Montclair Golf Club, West Orange, 12:00 – 1:30pm

    Speaker:  Arnon Amir, Owner of GrowthPoint Business Consulting

     

    Topic: Real Leadership Matters: How Your Employees and Customers Benefit

    Do your employees know what you’re trying to accomplish with your business?  Are they all pulling in the same business growth direction? Do you really know what your customers think about you, your products and your services?  During this interactive workshop, you will learn the most effective ways to bring all these factors together to give you and your business the best possible chance to succeed!

    Sponsor to be determined

    THIS EVENT HAS EXPIRED

    Wednesday, October 23 **NEW DATE**

    Chamber Event: Lunch & Learn, Turtle Back Zoo, 12:00 – 1:30pm

    Business Builders: Solutions and Tools to Grow Your Small Business. 
     

    The West Orange Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the Essex County Office of Small Business Development and Affirmative Action, will host a lunch and learn workshop for small business owners from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23 at the Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange.

    Two dynamic speakers will deliver an engaging presentation about topics concerning small business owners, including how to access resources and capital, preparing for financing and other topics that will benefit small business owners in Essex County.

    Speaker details and special guests to be announced.
    This event has expired.

     

     

     

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