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Connections: Top Houston Networking & Training Events

Hi, this is Gail “The Connector” Stolzenburg bringing you Houston’s Top Networking Events, special training sessions, networking tips, wellness tips, and a book review on 7 Costly Mistakes When Choosing a Publisher  by Melanie Johnson and Jenn Foster. Meet Melanie Johnson in person on Wednesday, April 11th at 11 am at The Wyndham. See below

 

Top Houston Networking & Training Events Last Week


Wed Apr 11 Business Wellness Networking Lunch & Learn 11 am Melanie Churella Johnson co-author of 7 Costly Mistakes When Choosing a Publisher, hosted by Houston West Chamber.

Melanie launched, owned and operated 2 independent TV stations in Houston and Dallas Texas. She has done business with Warner Brothers, Disney, King World and MGM Studios. She has a 25,000 square foot home known as “The Houston Mansion” and a 13,000 square foot summer home in Petoskey, Michigan “The Walloon Lake House.”

Melanie graciously donates her Villa in the Dominican Republic along with her other properties to help raise money for children’s, health issues, education, and animals. She works with numerous charities including Texas Children’s Hospital, Citizens for animal protection, Fanatical Change Foundation, Just Like My Child and a variety of private schools.

Melanie is the CEO of Elite Online Publishing which publishes market and promotes nonfiction books for business owners and athletes to create expert authority status for marketing impact and influence. Melanie is a five-time best-selling author. Follow her at eliteonlinepublishing.com and register to meet her at  https://tinyurl.com/yaqwzw8p.  Your cost is $16, includes lunch.

Other Top Houston Networking Events This Week


 

Special Video!

The most successful people get up early, even on Saturday morning. If you are one of them, see the replay to learn the secrets I’ve taught to thousands of people regarding connecting and monetizing. Listen to my interview on Networking For Wealth on the Don Terrell Show at: https://dggrafix.wistia.com/medias/3n1qpjnrjz#

 Networking Tip of the Week

One of the most powerful networking practices is to provide immediate value to a new connection. This means the moment you identify a way to help someone, take action.”
 – Lewis Howes

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Wellness Tip of the Week – A Way of Living

“Wellness is not a ‘medical fix’ but a way of living – a lifestyle sensitive and responsive to all the dimensions of body, mind, and spirit, an approach to life we each design to achieve our highest potential for well-being now and forever.”  – Greg Anderson

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Your Networking & Training Events

 


Events hosted at Office in America, 6200 Savoy Dr. by Marian LaSalle, Mariana Cortez, Maylon Hargrove, Christi Ruiz, John David Saavedra, and Tracy Allen Hanes. For more information, go to www.meetup.com/officeinamerica/ . Office In America has been nominated to be Member’s Choice 2018 Awards.

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Tues Apr 10 SNG Mastermind with Rod “The Storyteller” White  11:30 The Egg & I 9920 Hwy 90 Speaker is Red O’Laughlin, author of No Matter What, You Can Do It. Register today at https://tinyurl.com/y7urj3zr

  
Wed Apr 11 Business Wellness Networking Lunch & Learn 11 am Melanie Churella Johnson co-author of 7 Costly Mistakes When Choosing a Publisher, hosted by Houston West Chamber.

Melanie launched, owned and operated 2 independent TV stations in Houston and Dallas Texas. She has done business with Warner Brothers, Disney, King World and MGM Studios. She has a 25,000 square foot home known as “The Houston Mansion” and a 13,000 square foot summer home in Petoskey, Michigan “The Walloon Lake House.”

Melanie graciously donates her Villa in the Dominican Republic along with her other properties to help raise money for children’s, health issues, education, and animals. She works with numerous charities including Texas Children’s Hospital, Citizens for animal protection, Fanatical Change Foundation, Just Like My Child and a variety of private schools.

Melanie is the CEO of Elite Online Publishing which publishes market and promotes nonfiction books for business owners and athletes to create expert authority status for marketing impact and influence. Melanie is a five-time best-selling author. Follow her at eliteonlinepublishing.com and register to meet her at  https://tinyurl.com/yaqwzw8pYour cost is $16, includes lunch.


Thur Apr
12 Women’s Council of Realtors Montgomery County Luncheon 11:30 am 86 Simon Lake, The Woodlands (Frankel Model Home in The Woodlands Reserve Professional Networking for men and women. https://tinyurl.com/y858pnc6


Thur Apr 12 Mega Speed Networking Mixer 6:30 pm Chama Gaucha  5865 Westheimer Register at https://tinyurl.com/ybmyfqh7  

Tues Apr 17 BNI Energy Corridor Visitor Day, 7:00 am Rudy’s BBQ, 21799 Katy Freeway,
Speaker Gail Stolzenburg on The Five Keys for Effective Networking. Register today at
https://tinyurl.com/y8urvd37


Tue Apr 17  InHouston Katy Business Networking 4 – 7 pm Texas Borders, 20940 Katy Fwy  Pictured above is a previous meeting with Gail Stolzenburg speaking on Words to Use to Network Effectively. Register at https://tinyurl.com/ybdqujnt 


Tue Apr 17 After Hours Network, hosting 29 years of networking events 6 pm Café Express, 1101 Uptown Park Blvd.  Speaker Joe Frankie on Supercharge Your Results on LinkedIn. Register at www.AfterHoursNetwork.com

 
Wed Apr 18 Rise & Grind 7:00 am Cantina Laredo 11129 Westheimer, hosted by the Houston West Chamber. Pictured with HWCOC Board Member Tony Samper of American Services at a previous meeting.  Go to www.HWCOC.org.


Wed Apr 18 Small Business Today Magazine (SBT) / International Trade Center (ITC), 11110 Bellaire Blvd. Pictured with hosts Steve & Barbara Levine of SBT and Wea & Catherine Lee of ITC.


Thur Apr 19 The CBFA Networking Lunch & Learn 11:30 am Tony’s Grille, 870 S. Mason Rd, Katy.  Delisle Doherty and Nick Doherty are pictured above with me from a previous meeting.  To get your seat now  www.TheCBFA.com


Sat Apr 21 Harris County Republican Party’s New Headquarters Grand Opening 3:00 PM at 2501a Central Parkway between Hempstead Rd & US Hwy 290.


Sun Apr 22 StoryJam! Speaker’s Forum 3:00 pm City Plaza Condos 2299 Lone Star Sugar Land StoryJam! is a forum for speakers and would be speakers to come and tell their stories in front of a friendly crowd.  Go to www.facebook.com/events/2065680920378847/


Tue Apr 24 Bagels & Business 7:00 am PF Chang’s China Bistro Highland Village, 4094 Westheimer Rd, Go to www.HWCOC.org


Tues Apr 24 CBFA Stafford Networking Lunch 11:30 am Kelly’s Country Cookin’ Restaurant, 11555 W. Airport by Delisle Doherty Register at www.theCBFA.com


Wed Apr 25 
Katy Business Association Networking Lunch, 11:00 am Agave Rio, 1138 FM 1463 Register at www.KatyBusinessAssociation.com.


Wed Apr 25 The Get Together 11:30 Christ Evangelical Presbyterian Church 8300 Wirt Rd,
Register at www.theGetTogether.org


Thur Apr 26 Midtown Business Network 11:30 am Café Adobe, 7620 Katy Fwy (Silber & I-10) Speaker Gail Stolzenburg on “The 5 Top Networking Keys”. 5 www.midtownbusinessnetwork.com


Tues May 01 
Atria (formerly Arbor Terrace) Cinco Ranch Networking Breakfast 9:00 am Contact Mindy Boysaw 281 574 8710 or email mindy.boysaw@atriaseniorliving.com

  
Wed May 02 The Networkers Luncheon 11:30 am Post Oak Grill 1415 S Post Oak, Speaker Hiett Ives on “It Ain’t Not Right” Register at www.TheNetworkersLuncheon.com


Sat May 05 City of Houston Council Member District K Special Election & Local Jurisdiction Elections, Last Day to Register to Vote – Thursday, April 5, 2018 Go to http://www.harrisvotes.com/VoterBallotSearch.aspx


Thur May 07
Coffee Talk 7:45 am 10370 Richmond Ave Hosted by Houston West Chamber Go to www.HWCOC.org


Wed May 09  Houston West Chamber’s Business Wellness Networking Lunch 11:00 am The Wyndham, 14703 Park Row, Speaker Rod “The Storyteller” White,  author of The Power of Networking, The Sales Secrets of the Left Eye, “Pops”, and host of the Storyteller Networking Group Mastermind Lunc,president of Exchange Club of Sugar Land and fitness coach. https://tinyurl.com/y9r6t3nm


Sat May 22 Primary Runoff Elections, Last Day to Register to Vote – Monday, April 23, 2018 Go to  http://www.harriscountygop.com/2018_primary_application

 
Wed Jun 13 Business Wellness Networking Lunch & Learn 11 am The Wyndham, 14703 Park Row, Business development and brand strategist, award-winning speaker, and author of Brand Sell Profit™, Rachel Wilson Thibodeaux will be speaking on The Power of Disruption in the Marketplace. Come find out why entrepreneurs, small business owners, marketers, and influencers need to be disruptive. Rachel will share why we must disrupt or be disrupted! The last time she spoke here, it sold out. Don’t miss it! Grab your seat now! Register today at https://tinyurl.com/y9s7xgvs

 
Fri-Sat Jun 15-16 Speak More to Sell More Workshop. Spend two days learning from international Speaker Toni Harris Taylor on how to get more speaking gigs & the signature talk success formula. Register at www.drasticstepsmarketing.com/speak-more-to-sell-more


Sat Jul 14 Member of Excellence Gala with Dr. Ivan Misner, founder of BNI and recipient of the John C. Maxwell Leadership Award. Networking at Sheraton Brookhollow, 3000 North West Fwy, Networking starts at 6:00 pm followed by entertainment, awards, dining, dancing, and presentation by Dr. Ivan Misner. Register at www.BNIHoustonEvents.com

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Dr. Ivan Misner, founder of BNI and recipient of the John C. Maxwell Leadership Award

Recent Chapter Success Forum at The Wyndham focusing on Accountability with Directors Kitty Tennison, Jim Newton, Bobbie Stratton, Gail Stolzenburg, and Kathy Mathy (Exec Dir) and speakers Rick Gutierrez of BNI Synergy, Catherine Riley of BNI Cinco Ranch, Tony May of BNI Heights of Professionalism, and Kristina Luong, BNI Katy and an Ambassador.

For information on any of the over 40 Houston BNI Business Referral sessions, part of the world’s largest and only global quality business referral organization, email Gail@GailStolzenburg.com.

Join over 230,000 entrepreneurs who generated $13.8 billion last year in closed business. The average Houston BNI members’ closed business in 12 months is over $60,000.

Have you heard “We are just like BNI without the accountability”? BNI in Houston has just implemented the “BNI Fast Track Program” exclusive 6-month networking training program to teach our members the most effective to generate income and it is complimentary for every member.

My gift to you is a complimentary copy of an e-newsletter with valuable business building tips by Dr. Misner, founder of BNI and recipient of the Leadership Award by John C. Maxwell. Go to  www.BNIHouston.com click on “SuccessNet”  There is no cost to you and no requirement to be a BNI member. To learn which is more important in networking, quantity or quality watch this video http://tinyurl.com/y8xfns4h Read Networking Like A Pro 2nd Edition.


The Small Business Today Magazine www.SBTMagazine.net published by Steve & Barbara Levine. Displayed is the magazine cover featuring Rodeo Dental with Dr. Saam Zarrabi & Dr. Yahya Mansour who were at Presentation Power by Jonathan Sprinkles. Pictured with me is Dr. Zarrabi. Also featured in each edition is my article on Networking!

***************************************************************************************************************: Book Review7 Costly Mistakes When Choosing a Publisher  by Melanie Johnson and Jenn Foster


Are you confused about the differences between Self Publishing and Traditional Publishing? Avoid major publishing mistakes by reading the tips and secrets on choosing a publisher. Learn the right questions to ask your traditional publisher or hybrid publisher so you can decide the best way to go for you and your book.

This information will not only save you money but will help you make money with your book. If you are thinking of joining countless numbers of people, who are considering self-publishing their book, now is the right time to read this book. There are several reasons why you should consider this option.

The publishing world has come a long way in the last century. It is witnessing some of the most dynamic changes in the recent past. There was a time when traditional printing was the de facto standard for publishing world. However, the trend is slowly shifting of late, especially in the last two decades.

With the advent of internet and virtual technology, traditional publishing is experiencing a phase of churning and upheaval. Many traditional publishers have closed down their operations either fully or partially, and they are entering the exciting world of self and e-publishing.

Melanie is the CEO of Elite Online Publishing which publishes market and promotes nonfiction books for business owners and athletes to create expert authority status for marketing impact and influence. Melanie is a five-time best-selling author. Follow her at eliteonlinepublishing.com and register to meet her on April 11th at  https://tinyurl.com/yaqwzw8p.

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Have a healthy, happy, prosperous networking week!

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