Oct
25
Fri
Halloween Member Family Movie Night
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nov
4
Mon
Santa Barbara Business Network Wellness Group
Nov 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Your Santa Barbara Business Network is Grassroots & Organically Growing! We are the uniquely designed CO-OP network, that is, one with “COllaborative OPportunities” and more. Building Profitable & Sustainable Business Friendships through which we all benefit from.

Seeking ways to raise public awareness of your business? Eager to share your expertise and help others? Have Big Picture ideas, knowing it’s bigger than just “you” yet not sure how to go from vision to production?

The Santa Barbara Business Network website supports our members with an on-line presence; balanced with live events, hosted by us, or affiliates. Our directory encourages personal relationship building throughout the year. Design and Marketing Services available at affordable pricing to help you create and build your brand.

Nov
6
Wed
AWC Connect
Nov 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Want to start a podcast but not sure where to begin? Find out how creating your own podcast will become worthwhile to you. Learn what you need to get started – it may be easier than you think. Hear from a panel of expert local podcasters about the benefits and challenges of doing a podcast. And, learn how to pitch yourself as a guest on someone else’s podcast.

Panelists include: Jill Cloutier, creator of the Sustainable World Radio podcast; Perry Anne Norton, Perry Norton, Voiceovers / Post Production at The 805 Room; Lisa Osborn, AromaThrive the podcast at www.Lisa.FM.

AWCSB Members are free, guests $20, wine and refreshments included.

Nov
8
Fri
Startup Weekend
Nov 8 @ 5:30 pm – Nov 10 @ 9:00 pm

Santa Barbara Lean Startup Circle is excited to be hosting Santa Barbara Startup Weekend AI | Big Data | Blockchain from Nov 8-10 at Workzones. Please use discount code “SBWORKZONES” for 50% off of tickets!

Startup Weekend is a three-day startup accelerator event that encourages a fun and engaging environment for startup enthusiasts of all backgrounds. It creates a forum for creators and idealists to gain insight and relevant, real-time experience for growing a business while expanding their resumes, portfolios, and networks. Weekend activities begin with rapid-fire startup pitches, prototype building, mentor feedback from experts in the field, keynote speakers, and conclude with a Shark Tank-style judging session.

What’s in it for you? You definitely get more than what you pay for!

  • The opportunity to finally jump start that business idea into reality that you have always been thinking about
  • 7 catered meals, coffee, snacks, all the fuel you need
  • All you can drink Red Bull and Yerba Mate!
  • Sponsor swag and goodies
  • Networking with fellow participants, successful entrepreneurs, and company sponsors
  • Free website .co domain
  • A potential new job because a lot of mentors and companies are hiring at the event!
  • Great winning prizes to support your startup beyond the weekend!

Please reach out to us at santabarbara@startupweekend.org if you have any questions. We hope to see you there!

Tickets and more info here: http://communities.techstars.com/usa/santa-barbara/startup-weekend/15269

Nov
11
Mon
Veteran’s Day – CLOSED
Nov 11 all-day

Workzones will be closed on Monday, November 11th in observance of Veteran’s Day.

Nov
14
Thu
SCORE: Understanding Your Cash Flow & Financial Statements
Nov 14 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Your financials are important tools to understanding you business and planning for the future. This workshop will help you achieve financial literacy and manage your business.

Workshop presenter: Tony Vallejo
Tony has been a Certified Public Accountant in SB since 1991. During 25+ years of practice he worked for two local CPA firms and served as the Chief Financial Officer for a local real estate company.
He currently has his own, firm specializing in small to medium size businesses. He also serves on the board of directors for several nonprofit organizations.

Public Speakers Community Meetup
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Did you always want to build a successful public speaking business?
Do you want to share your knowledge and message and make a big impact in the world?
Do you want to travel the world and speak on big stages on topics you are passionate about?

Come and join us on November 14th at 6:00pm and learn!

This training is based on modules of Speakers Marketing Mastery, one of the world’s most comprehensive training on how to become a world class speaker and build a successful public speaking business.

Join us at Santa Barbara’s premiere downtown co-working space: Workzones
Doors open and networking from 6pm- 6:30pm
Talk will be at 6:30pm with more networking to follow

Nov
20
Wed
Give Thanks Member Potluck
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm