Focused On Business

Monthly Member Meetings

*Please RSVP within the event on our calendar*

2019 Member Meetings

We invite our members to meet with us on the third-Thursday of every month from 12 noon – 1 pm.  Lunch is provided courtesy of our sponsors.  We enjoy networking, food, and a quality presentation to empower business owners with tools and resources needed to succeed.

*Please note we do not meet in July, August, or December*

 

Date:                     January 17, 12 noon – 1 pm

Location :            Roselle Park Resource Pavilion, 1010 Grand River Dr NE, Ada, MI 49301

Speaker:              Kathey Batey,  www.Spiritedpresentations.com

Topic:                    How to Begin the New Year Right - Making a Peaceful Workplace

How do we prevent conflict? How do we deal with conflict when it first arises?

How do deal with escalating conflict? *Kathey Batey will be giving away 25 of her books: TroubleShooter - 60 Techniques for Conflict in the Workplace throughout the presentation. 

Lunch Sponsor:  Ada Village General Store

For Full Details and to RSVP:  https://adabusinessassociation.com/event/monthly-member-meeting-how-to-begin-the-new-year-right-making-a-peaceful-workplace/

 

Date:                     February 21, 12 noon – 1 pm

Location:             Roselle Park Resource Pavilion, 1010 Grand River Dr NE, Ada, MI 49301

Speaker:              John Verbrugge, Owner of Shared Hands, http://www.sharedhands.co/

Topic:                    From Frantic to Free - How to Unbusy Your Whole Day

Learn the "how-to’s" of productivity and outsourcing.

Lunch Sponsor:  Eyestone Law Offices

For Full Details and to RSVP:  https://adabusinessassociation.com/event/member-meeting-from-frantic-to-free-how-to-unbusy-your-whole-day/

 

Date:                     March 21, 12 noon – 1 pm

Location:             Roselle Park Resource Pavilion, 1010 Grand River Dr NE, Ada, MI 49301

Speaker:              Ada Business Association

Topic:                    Important ABA Announcements / Live Elections for new board member positions / Updates from the township and DDA on construction and growth in the village.

Lunch Sponsor:  Ada Business Association

For Full Details and to RSVP:  https://adabusinessassociation.com/event/member-meeting-aba-updates-elections-township-news/

 

Date:                     April 18, 12 noon – 1 pm

Location:             TBD

Speaker:              Michelle Steffes, President, https://ipvconsulting.com/

Topic:                    Empowering Leadership: Practical applications for an engaged and empowered culture. Learn science-backed engagement methods that expose untapped talents, increase morale and produce results. BONUS: 6 powerful tools which will motivate and excite your team!

Lunch Sponsor:  i'move Physical Therapy and Sports Performance

For Full Details and to RSVP: https://adabusinessassociation.com/event/member-meeting-empowering-leadership/

 

Date:                     May 16, 12 noon – 1 pm

Location:             TBD

Speaker:              Leslie Fiorenzo

Topic:                    Conflict Savvy Business Leader:  Despite the painful costs of mistrust, 88% of employees report that their supervisors handle conflict poorly. Bridge the gap! Learn a proven, step-by-step process for permanently restoring collaboration between direct reports and other key members of your team. React with confidence when individuals pressure you to take sides, and transform attitudes of “us versus them” into a unified search for solutions.

Join us for a presentation that will provide a proven, step-by-step process for permanently restoring collaboration between direct reports or other key members of your teams.

Lunch Sponsor:  DMC Design

For Full Details and to RSVP:  https://adabusinessassociation.com/event/member-meeting-the-conflict-savvy-leader/

 

Date:                     June 20, 12 noon – 1 pm

Location:             TBD

Speaker:              Clark Crookshanks

Topic:                    Sales Funnels for brick & mortar businesses and presentation on how a sales funnel can increase sales

Lunch Sponsor:  The Sana Initiative

For Full Details and to RSVP:  https://adabusinessassociation.com/event/member-meeting-maximizing-sales-funnels-for-brick-mortar-businesses-to-increase-sales/

 

2019 Full Schedule coming soon!

Slideshow photos by: https://www.facebook.com/punkyleephotography/