All Events

BRC Meet Up

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 -
8:30am to 9:30am
Join your fellow business owners as they discuss and share ideas to help your business grow and succeed.

Meeting Room H, 2nd Floor.

Limited to 25 participants. Registration required.
Event Type: 
Business
Adults

Biz Books Review

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Business and Career coach Vickie Austin highlights new and classic business books for busy executives, employees, and entrepreneurs. Don’t worry if you haven’t read the book!

This month's title: Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All by Tom M. Kelley and David Kelley
Event Type: 
Business
Adults
Book Discussion

SCORE Roundtable: How Do You Get Prospective Customers to Say “Yes”?

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Whether you are dealing with your prospective customers face to face or digitally, all businesses have to have a winning value proposition and the courage to ask your customer to buy from you.

Facilitated by Tom Drouin, a Certified Small Business Mentor from SCORE, join your peers and explore the key elements in your selling process that lead to successfully attracting prospective customers to purchase your products or services.

Meeting Room H, 2nd Floor

Registration required
Event Type: 
Business
Adults

BRC Orientation and Tour

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Calling all business owners, nonprofits, entrepreneurs, start-ups, or anyone interesting in learning about the array of business resources available at the Wheaton Public Library to help you in every phase of your business.
Event Type: 
Business
Adults

SCORE Workshop: Measuring Your Success in Marketing

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
How does one know if their marketing is working? Defining what success looks like ahead of time helps us track and measure our results. From your website to all other marketing initiatives, Scott Piner, marketer and account executive, will help you track and measure activities that support your goals and assess your overall marketing, strategic plan, and budget.

PLEASE NOTE: NEW STARTING TIME 6:30 PM

Meeting Room A, Lower Level.

Registration required.
Event Type: 
Business
Adults

BRC Meet Up

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 -
8:30am to 9:30am
Join your fellow business owners as they discuss and share ideas to help your business grow and succeed.

Meeting Room H, 2nd Floor.

Limited to 25 participants. Registration required.
Event Type: 
Business
Adults

Biz Books Review

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Business and Career coach Vickie Austin highlights new and classic business books for busy executives, employees, and entrepreneurs. Don’t worry if you haven’t read the book!

This month's title: The Challenge Culture: Why the Most Successful Organizations Run on Pushback by Nigel Travis

Event Type: 
Business
Adults
Book Discussion

Workshop: Ageism

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Ageism is alive and kicking at all hiring levels. There are no hard and fast rules for combating ageism, but you can take steps to ensure that you aren’t shooting yourself in the foot before you’ve even begun. Attend this workshop, presented by SCORE Mentor Bill Schrack, and you will come away with various strategies for your next career move.

Meeting Room H, 2nd Floor.

Registration required.
Event Type: 
Business
Adults

BRC Orientation and Tour

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Calling all business owners, nonprofits, entrepreneurs, start-ups, or anyone interesting in learning about the array of business resources available at the Wheaton Public Library to help you in every phase of your business.
Event Type: 
Business
Adults

SCORE Workshop: Work Smarter with the Google Cloud Platform

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
In this workshop, presented by Francesca Hindmon, President and Founder of a digital marketing and cloud technology agency, participants will learn tactics to accelerate their business processes, increase productivity, and collaborate with team members in the Google Cloud using GSuite and Google Marketplace.

PLEASE NOTE: NEW STARTING TIME 6:30 PM

Meeting Room A, Lower Level.

Registration required.
Event Type: 
Business
Adults

Workshop: Job Search in the 21st Century

Thursday, August 15, 2019 -
10:00am to 11:30am
Without a plan, you risk wasting valuable time and effort looking for a job. A focused plan increases the chances of making the process more effective and increases the potential of greater job satisfaction. This workshop, presented by the People’s Resource Center, will teach you how to create a plan for a highly focused proactive job search.

Meeting Room H, 2nd Floor.

Registration required.
Event Type: 
Business
Adults

BRC Meet Up

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 -
8:30am to 9:30am
Join your fellow business owners as they discuss and share ideas to help your business grow and succeed.

Meeting Room H, 2nd Floor.

Limited to 25 participants. Registration required.
Event Type: 
Business
Adults

Biz Books Review

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Business and Career coach Vickie Austin highlights new and classic business books for busy executives, employees, and entrepreneurs. Don’t worry if you haven’t read the book!

This month's title: The Culture Solution: A Practical Guide to Building a Dynamic Culture So People Love Coming to Work and Accomplishing Great Things Together by Matthew Kelly
Event Type: 
Business
Adults
Book Discussion

SCORE Roundtable: Do You Have What it Takes to Start and Run a Business?

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
An entrepreneur starts with a dream to turn an idea into a thriving venture that meets your vision and satisfies your financial and lifestyle needs. How do you know whether you have what it takes to build a successful business?

Facilitated by Tom Drouin, a Certified Small Business Mentor from SCORE, join your peers in a discussion to explore the issues that are the cornerstones of a successful business start-up.

Meeting Room H, 2nd Floor

Registration required
Event Type: 
Business
Adults