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December 2020 – Thursday, January 21st
* COMING SOON*
December 2020 – Thursday, December 17
This roundtable featured Robin Suomi from Startup to Growth whose presentation on Motivation and Mindset Mojo got our business owner attendees ready for 2021. She covered the science of positive thinking and shared motivational tips and tricks. Attendees shared their resource picks for motivation and building the mindset to achieve their goals. The event finished off with a discussion of Robin’s blog Inspirational Songs (https://startuptogrowth.com/top-inspirational-songs-by-small-business-owners-and-why/1001/) and attendees shared what their theme songs would be.
Your Playlist Can Change Your Life, Galina Mindlin, Don DuRousseau, Joseph Cardillo
The Power of Habit, Charles Duhigg
Consider a Guided Mindfulness Journal (I don’t have a favorite!)
Consider a Daily Gratefulness Journal (I don’t have a favorite here, either!)
Meditation app – Headspace
November 2020 – Thursday, November 19
This roundtable covered the “Top 5 Challenges Facing Small Business Owners”. Challenges such as:
- Time management and Delegation
- Self-Doubt / Mindset
- Marketing and Strategy
- Cash Flow / Budget Creation / Capital
- Hiring Employees and HR Issues
Attendees broke off into small groups to discuss each challenge and provide resources and tips on how to overcome them.
To Do Lists
Top 3 Priorites – Daily consideration (combine with to do list)
Delegation – Always thinking about what the best use of your time is
Schedule breaks into your day
Twice a month billing helps with cash flow
Getting experts to help – bookkeeping / HR / Administrative help / marketing
October 2020 – Thursday, October 15
The topic for discussion was “PPP Loans – What to Do With Them and How to Get Forgiveness”. Rochelle Dallons provided an overview of what the PPP loans were and explained how to apply for forgiveness and the next steps. Attendees then broke out into smaller groups to network and discuss other issues that affect them as small business owners.
September 2020 – Thursday, September 17
This was the inaugural Small Business Owners Roundtable! Rochelle Dallons, our CEO introduced her vision for this monthly event and attendees took the time to network with each other.