Some quick questions...
Do you have a side hustle? Are you looking to monetize your passion project or scale your business?
Do you need help getting an idea, initiative, project or business out of your head & into the world?!
Would you like a supportive community with insightful coaching, a resourceful network of brilliant thought partners, or an inspiring space to get work done?!
If you answer "yes" to any of these questions...
CONNECT designed an experience with you (and your projects) in mind!
Let's refuel, recharge & (re)connect in a relaxing & encouraging environment SATURDAY, MARCH 18TH with motivated individuals exchanging tips, tools, & evidence-based strategies to take your career, business & family life to the next level. So, whether you are tackling your next project, growing your team, or looking for a new space to grow your business, join us! Increase your productivity, improve your performance, & meet brilliant thought partners, driven accountability buddies, and/or new "coworkers" in & inviting flex space & bright office space.
Ticket cost covers admissions, food, drinks, expert-led sessions, CONNECT cards, CONNECT contact list & raffle tickets.
The theme of this event is "The Power of the Pivot in a Post-COVID Era: Using Entrepreneurship & Innovation to Change Careers, Switch Industries or Transition Into New Roles or Opportunities"
10:00 a.m. - Doors Open/Greeting, Sign In, Brunch & Networking
10:20 p.m. - Welcome, Introductions & Icebreaker
10:30 p.m. - Power/Planning Lesson Learned with Guest Coach & "Top of the Mind" Exercise
10:45 p.m. - Presentation & Feedback
(*6 minutes for each guest to present in the "Celebration & Community" Track or the "Coaching & Accountability" Track)
12:45 p.m. - Raffle, "Ready, Set, [GOAL]" Exercise & Exchange
1:00 p.m. - CONNECT Celebration & Special Announcements
1:10 p.m. - Closing Remarks, Giveaways & Thanks You
1:15 p.m. - Farewells/Doors Close
**1:25 p.m. - VIP Power Hour Coaching + Celebration ( Accountability Matching Session)
**2:15 p.m. - Closing Remarks, Giveaways & Thanks You
**2:25 p.m. - Farewells
*Bring your (complete or incomplete )projects, proposals, drafts, ideas, questions, trails, demos, surveys and/or samples of your products to share during your 8-minute feedback session with your brilliant & encouraging, new GOALfriends!
The goal is to improve planning, promote partnership, & increase productivity & accountability to end the year strong with an amazing network of doers!
Event Guests - Who Is In the Room?
This event attracts a great mix of talented leaders & dynamic professionals including, but not limited to entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs, creatives, innovators, inventors, advisors & founders.
So, you have your girlfriends...now, let's find your GOALfriends!
***SPECIAL NOTICE: Share this event with another "GOALfriend" in your network, & please RSVP as soon as possible. Space is limited for this intimate event.
Frequently Asked Questions
Question: Can I come alone? Answer: Absolutely! This is a great opportunity to meet new people.
Question: Can I bring a guest? Answer: Of course! So, feel free to invite friends, colleagues, or others in your network.
Question: What is the dress code for this event? Answer: There is no official dress code. Come as you are, business professional, business casual, or after-work chic looks are all welcome.
Question: Where is the Urban Tech Hub at Company? Answer: Urban Tech Hub at Company is a one-of-a-kind space purpose-built to support & materially advance the prospects of entrepreneurs & companies seeking to address NYC challenges. It is located at 335 Madison Ave 4th floor, New York, NY 10017.
Question: How far is the venue from the train? Answer: The venue is a one-minute walk from the Grand Central Terminal.
Question: Is there parking? Answer: Yes. There is street parking outside of the building. There is also the Central Parking located at 46 E 44th St, New York, NY 10018, which is a one-minute walk from the building.
Question: Do I need a ticket to attend? Answer: Yes, you need a ticket to attend. You have to RSVP online, purchase your ticket at the door, & sign in with our host upon your arrival.
Question: Do I need an I.D. to attend this event? Answer: Yes. You will need a government-issued I.D. to attend the event. Please present your I.D. at the security desk in the lobby before entering the venue.
Question: Can I arrive late? Answer: Sure. Join us at the time that works best for you, & we can get you signed in at any point in the evening. Although timely arrival is suggested to maximize your experience, "10:30-ish" is still a good time to arrive.
Question: Will there be food & drinks? Answer: Yes, there will be a hot breakfast/brunch options (including vegan & gluten free options) served from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. There will be alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages available, as well.
Question: Should I bring business cards/flyers? Answer: Sure, bring material you think will be useful. However, we recommend touchless contact exchanges. So, feel free to connect with other guests via phone/text/email.
Question: Is there music? Answer: Yes! CONNECT's a vibe. Great music will be played most of the event at the perfect volume for conversing or grooving (when/if you need to).
For more information, follow us on Instagram at @CONNECT_networking. For all other questions, email us at email@example.com, or call/text Sharqi at 202-491-9952.