Turning Your Passion To Profit (P2P) schedule

Saturday 1st October 2011

  • Which Employer Services Are Right For You?

    by Charlie Ingram

    You started your business because you enjoy your business—not all the administrative “stuff” that comes with it—a lot of it legal or regulated, thereby required. Explore ways to free up your time while still “keeping up with the paperwork” and
    making all those deadlines.

    At 9:00am to 9:50am, Saturday 1st October

  • Workshop: Start-Up FAQs

    by Harry Looknanan Jr

    What are the questions most frequently asked by start-up entrepreneurs? What are the questions YOU want answered? Donna Flammang specializes in establishing the right legal entity for YOUR business and can offer insight covering a broad spectrum of legal topics, while SBDC business development specialist Harry Looknanan addresses questions regarding basic start-up requirements.

    At 9:00am to 9:50am, Saturday 1st October

  • Workshop: Effective Networking and Creating Relationships

    by Dax Enterprises

    Kena will show you that how well you create and cultivate relationships is key to every business success. She will share with you examples of what she both implements and practices each day and give you guiding principles on how to achieve the same for both you and your business.

    At 10:00am to 10:50am, Saturday 1st October

  • Building Your Business Plan The Fundamentals Of Ensuring Success

    by Tom Balistreri

    Tom Balistreri CEO Focus Business Planning Consultant Topics covered include creating your business objectives, critical goal categories, and goal setting. Tom will also show you how setting a budget and managing your cash flow are impacted by factors such as leadership and the decision making processes utilized.

    At 11:00am to 11:50am, Saturday 1st October

  • When Buying Or Selling A Business

    by Janet Noack and Donna Flammang

    Whether you are planning on selling a business or buying one, in this presentation you will learn the financial and legal due diligence you must conduct prior to concluding your transaction.

    At 11:00am to 11:50am, Saturday 1st October

  • Keynote Speaker: Norman Love, Chef, President & Founder

    by Norman Love

    Since founding Norman Love Confections, Norman has received tremendous national and international recognition. A highly respected consumer rating publication recognized the company eight times since 2006 including five times as the best ultra-premium chocolates in the nation. Norman and his chocolates have been featured by USA Today, The Today Show, Robb Report, InStyle and Entrepreneur magazines. In 2009, Norman received the honor of one of the “Top 10 Chocolatiers in North America” by Dessert Magazine. He is also co-founder of the National Pastry Team Championship and is a regular guest judge on the Food Network Challenge series.

    At 12:00pm to 12:50pm, Saturday 1st October

  • Using Technology To Build Your Brand

    by Tina Clower

    Utilizing Technology For The Success Of Your Business
    Tina answers your questions on topics ranging from determining what type of hardware
    is best for your business communication needs to the changing state of technology and
    how to harness its power to grow your business.

    At 1:00pm to 1:50pm, Saturday 1st October

  • Workshop: Using Google Analytics

    by Birgit Pauli-Haack

    How Do I Know What My Web Site Is Doing For My Business?
    Take a walk with Birgit through the maze of Web site analytics options as she shows you how to track the effectiveness of your Web site for little or no cost.

    At 1:00pm to 1:50pm, Saturday 1st October

  • Panel: Social Media & The Media

    by Birgit Pauli-Haack, Sue Haberkorn, Karen Moore, Mike Whitman and Tina Clower

    Moderated By Bob Smoot, CBA

    Karen P. Moore,www.SWFLoridaBusinessToday...
    Mike Whitman, www.GatorPressPrinting.com
    Birgit Pauli-Haack, www.Pauli Systems.net
    Sue Haberkorn, www.SWFL-OnlineVideo.com
    Tina Clower, Comcast Business Services

    At 2:00pm to 2:50pm, Saturday 1st October

  • “Social Media & The Media”

    by Birgit Pauli-Haack and Sue Haberkorn

    Moderated By Bob Smoot, CBA

    Karen P. Moore,SWFL Business Today
    Mike Whitman, Gator Press Printing
    Birgit Pauli-Haack, Pauli Systems
    Sue Haberkorn, SWFL-OnlineVideo.com
    Tina Clower, Comcast Business Services

    At 2:00pm to 2:50pm, Saturday 1st October