Wisconsin Business Owners Summer Lullaby at Waukesha Friday Night Live! .
This Friday night social event brings our Summer hiatus to an end. Come join us Friday evening and enjoy building relationships in an outstanding social setting! Learn about our plans for September into Spring, including our new venue!
Picture of lit street in the evening for Friday night live.
Food, family, music, good cheer and more…
Waukesha Friday Night Live Rocks!
Park anywhere nearby, there’s plenty of public (free) parking, including municipal lots and banks and such. Park in a lot before the actual event – Main Street is closed to traffic for a good half a mile.
Please remember to RSVP (FREE!) Bring a guest, too! Including a 4-legged guest. Dogs are welcome! I plan to bring my baby, Sadie!
Waukesha Friday Night Live Rocks!
We’ll meet you at “Bosco’s Social Club” at 7:00 pm. When you walk in, we’ll be in the back on your right, and walk through and you’ll find some of us on the patio. The place is dog friendly.
NO CHARGE! Bring an associate, bring a friend, or bring a date (hardly a better date night!)
You’re on your own for drinks and food. Waukesha Friday Night live offers plenty of places within a few doors to get an ice cream, gelato, hot dog or sub or do some upscale dining. Many, many watering holes to boot. At least 5 or 6 different stages of live music all over the place! More live music indoors at many establishments. Pottery and other artisans on the street. Good stuff! Free parking. More info at http://www.waukeshafridaynightlive.com
“Business Speed Dating” ~ Welcome to Fast Pitch Networking, Wisconsin.
Here’s your opportunity to talk with everyone!
Practice your “elevator speech” because you’ll want to have time to share, and to listen, to 30-second commercials…as many as 20++…at this event! Practice listening, too…so you can hit that pitch out of the park!
We’ll be starting promptly at 9, so get there early to register and to enjoy the Coffee (and Danish and Juice and Water) bar.
***ITINERARY for Wisconsin Networking, Friday, April 26th, 2019***
8:30 AM REGISTRATION: CHECK-IN (detailed directions and free parking instructions at Meetup.com where you RSVP)
9 AM Three minute introduction of our Hosts, Dennis Hill, Ph.D., and Wendy Frausto, both of EXACTA Corporation.
9:03 The fastpitch Wisconsin Networking begins!
Attendees will be in Group A or B.Group A will be on one side of the tables. Group B on the other.
Starting at 9:03, you’ll have 4 minutes to:
A) Give your 30-second commercial
B) Give your 30-second commercial
A) Ask questions
B) Answer questions and ask your own
A) Answer Questions A+B) Decide if you’d like to pursue a deeper one-on-one another time. We encourage 1:1 meetings between our Meetup events for more Wisconsin Networking.
If appropriate and agreed upon, set up multiple follow-ups!
All the “A” people get up, move one chair to the right, and we start again!
We’re aiming to get each of us together with as many as 20 or 25+ other people for a great, personal exchange of ideas and info in two hours, plus networking time before the event and any arrangements to enjoy one-on-one meetings after our Wisconsin networking meetup!
Author of WebForging, A Practical Guide to the Art of Forging Your Web Presence https://WebForging.com This 242-page guide is written in non-geek speak especially for small business owners. Copies are available for half off ($20) if Keith signs yours at the event!
We aim to extend the value of the enhanced relationships built in our Wisconsin Business Owners Group, in person and online. Extend the value of your deepening relationships with our LinkedIn Wisconsin Business Owners Group.
More info coming soon about our Lunch & Learn the same day. Our Wisconsin Business Owners Meetup is free to join, members pay only for events they attend.
Blockchain TED Talk
About the Speaker (from TED.com):
Don Tapscott – Digital strategist
Don Tapscott, Executive Chairman of the Blockchain Research Institute, is one of the world’s leading authorities on the impact of technology in business and society. He has authored 16 books, including “Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything,” which has been translated into over 25 languages.
Wisconsin Business Owners provides this information to:
– help you “catch up” if you missed our February Lunch & Learn
– provide an excellent overview of the importance of blockchain, whether you attended Dave Rebro’s introduction to blockchain or not.
Please contact Keith Klein if you have any suggestions or questions about Wisconsin Business Owners.
-Have you heard of the “Blockchain”, but wondered what Blockchain is?
-Are you wondering what the difference between the Blockchain technology and the Internet?
-Curious how digital currencies (like Bitcoin) and the Blockchain are related?
You’ll be ahead of the curve if you learn now how the Blockchain will impact you and your business and your life.
Are you ready for Your Beginners Guide to Blockchain?
During our time together, you’ll learn why Blockchain isn’t a fad and how it’ll have wide-reaching implications in every aspect of your life and business.
We are amidst the early stages of a historic transformation which in the near future will impact every aspect of you conducting business!
If we don’t become familiar with Blockchain, at least on a basic level: how it works and its terminology, it will be much more difficult for us to assimilate it into our businesses and lives.
Come join me and other like-minded business owners and professionals who are seeking to understand the purpose of the Blockchain in a fun, interactive, and simple fashion! You’ll walk away with a foundational awareness of the Blockchain technology to advance your life and business.
MEET OUR BLOCKCHAIN EXPERT:
Dave Rebro presenting at the Wisconsin Business Owners Lunch & Learn: Introduction to Blockchain – February 22, Brookfield, WI
Dave Rebro is an Amazon #1 Bestselling Author and Practicing Expert. He works with Solopreneurs, Small Business Owners, Groups and Associations who are looking to go from technology frustration, confusion, and overwhelm to technology knowledge, comfort, organization, and efficient workflow management. Bottom line: achieving desired results.
Dave has been dubbed a “Technology Therapist”. His passion is to take a holistic approach to his client’s technology anxieties, frustrations, and overwhelm, and find solutions to best fit the way they think, learn, and work to help them reach their business and life goals.
28 plus years of technology knowledge and business workflow experience has contributed to Dave’s expertise is simplifying technology and making it easy for people to understand and use. Although experienced in many technologies, Dave Rebro is an Apple Certified Support Professional/Integrator and Certified Evernote Consultant.
Offline, Dave has been the featured speaker at various business and associations meetings and events. He also co-leads the Downstream monthly open and interactive discussion group for growth-minded business owners and professionals. You can find Dave teaching several hands-on technology workshops throughout the Midwest.
DAVE REBRO’S CONTACT INFORMATION:
Direct Dial – (262) 513-2833
Email – Dave@DRCS-Solutions.com
Website – drcs-solutions.com/
Linkedin – https://www.linkedin.com/in/rebrod
AI & Voice Assistants: The Future of Marketing
By Nick Myers
-What exactly is AI and how does it work?
-How is voice technology reshaping how brands engage with customers?
-How will voice assistants change the way we search for information and review content?
It is almost impossible to not have heard about how AI and voice assistant tech is/will be changing everything. The way that organizations and businesses communicate and interact with their customers is entering a new paradigm shift. Organizations must be aware and learn how to adapt to these rapid advances in technology to go where their customers will ultimately be going; voice and the internet.
During our time together, I’ll share a variety of things. First, I will cover a high-level overview of what makes AI tick, and how it ultimately is responsible for voice assistant tech. I will also go over some case studies of different organizations that have used voice technology to connect with their customers, and how organizations can expect the way that they interact with their audiences to substantially change.
If you are interested in the future of one-to-one customer engagement, then join us and learn what AI and voice assistant tech will mean for your business.
MEET OUR EXPERT – Nick Myers
Nick Myers presents: AI & Voice Assistants: The Future of Marketing
Nick Myers is the owner, founder, and Creative Director of RedFox Creative in Madison, Wisconsin. RedFox Creative is an innovative digital and experiential marketing consulting agency that focuses on integrating new technology with digital marketing tactics to help brands engage with their audiences in unforgettable ways.
Nick has embraced his status as a “Millennial Marketer,” and at the age of 23, has become an expert in digital marketing strategy, social media, and leveraging technologies like 360° Video and Voice Assistants to tell stories and create new experiences for people. Nick has also recently begun producing content and videos for LinkedIn to share his knowledge and experiences, and to help others in identifying their passion.
In his free time, you won’t find Nick drinking wine and eating avocado toast. Instead, Nick is constantly on the go and enjoys meeting new people, speaking, and learning from other industry professionals. Nick also enjoys spending time with his family and close friends, reading, playing the occasional PlayStation 4 game, checking out new local restaurants, and traveling as much as he can.
Nick Myer’s Contact Information:
Site: Red Fox Creative https://redfoxcreate.com/
Email: nickm (at) redfoxcreate (dot) com