Why Attend a Chapter Meeting?

When speakers come together, ideas happen, bonds form, and you learn new strategies that can completely revolutionize your business.

Why Attend Business Growth Events?

When speakers from all over the word come together, ideas happen, bonds form, and you learn new strategies that can completely revolutionize your business.

Learn. Grow. Share.

To achieve the best that’s in us, as individuals and as an organization, we must be continually improving. NSA New Orleans provides a wide variety of opportunities to do exactly that. The goal: to learn, grow, and share.

Learn. Grow. Share.

To achieve the best that’s in us, as individuals and as an organization, we must be continually improving. NSA provides a wide variety of opportunities to do exactly that. From conferences to labs, the themes and the content may vary, but the goal is always the same: to learn, grow, and share.

And the learning doesn’t all happen in sessions. In fact, a significant portion of it takes place away from the breakout rooms – in the hallways, sitting next to you at lunch or standing beside you at an evening reception.

LEARN MORE

How To Build Your Personal Brand and Become A Local Celebrity Entrepreneur

Presenter: Ramon Ray
1 PM EST, Wednesday, October, 14, 2015

In this presentation Ramon shares from personal experience, how solo professionals and growing businesses can build their personal brands and crush their competition. Attendees learn the 5 key principles it takes to have star power in their local markets and areas of expertise. A strong personal brand ensures YOUR brand is fist and foremost in the minds of your target market. While a “corporate brand” is important, it’s also essential that business professionals have PERSONAL brands which can compliment and enhance their corporate brands. Attendees will leave this insightful, energized and humorous presentation with specific tools and best practices.

Coming Saturday, December 9, 2017…
Mark LeBlanc

How the Game Needs to Be Played

Mark LeBlanc is back by popular demand and this is one presentation you do not want to miss. For over 25 years, 1,000 presentations, 1,000 coaching clients and 140 weekend events, Mark will share what you need to know and want to do in order to take your business up one level or four.

LeBlanc wrote the little book Growing Your Business] that can make a big difference in your success. His book, Never Be the Same written after his 500 mile trek across Northern Spain, continues to inspire those who have struggled in these times of challenge and change.

Whether you want to fill your calendar with speaking engagements or book training, consulting and coaching business or any combination thereof, join us for an experience guaranteed to inform and possibly irritate you on your way to achieving more.
Mark will walk you through the biggest mistake of his career, share with you the one marketing tool that will change the course of your career and the ultimate strategy for generating more business. He will also provide perspective on why speakers are failing today in spite of the fact there has never been a better demand for our services.

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NSA Essentials: 5 Ways to Improve Your Online Presence
Mallory Whitfield

Digital media is in a constant state of flux, and many professional speakers find themselves struggling to stay on top of the changes. Learn five actionable ways to use digital tools to book more speaking opportunities. This session will focus on optimizing for the long-haul rather than jumping on the latest social media bandwagon. Mallory Whitfield has been a digital marketing advocate since before the term "social media" existed, connecting with people around the world online since the mid-1990s. She started blogging at http://www.missmalaprop.com in 2006, and currently hosts the Badass Creatives podcast. She worked as Content Analyst at FSC Interactive, a leading digital marketing agency in New Orleans prior to taking on her current role as Director of Marketing at LookFar.

She has spoken extensively on digital marketing topics at events that include New Orleans Entrepreneur Week, WordCamp NOLA, Craftcation, and more. In 2016 she was honored to be named one of Gambit Weekly’s 40 Under 40, which salutes the brightest innovators, artists, and professionals in New Orleans.


Saturday, December 9, 2017 Schedule

8:30 a.m – 9:00 a.m.
Coffee and Networking

9:00 a.m. -9:30 a.m.
NSA Essentials, Mallory Whitfield

9:30 a.m – 10:00 a.m.
Break and Networking

10;15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Our Featured Speaker: Mark LeBlanc


NSA Member
Workshop Registration $45


First Time Guest
Workshop Registration $25

Returning Guest
Workshop Registration $50

Guest All Access Subscription
Unlimited Workshops for $35/month

NSA Member All Access Subscription
Unlimited Workshops for $35/month

Pre-Registration Required
Payment at the door is $10 more and requires an RSVP to mikepennison@gmail.com
Refreshments: Coffee
Dress Code: Business or Business Casual

Hilton New Orleans Airport
901 Airline Drive
Kenner, LA 70062 (504) 469-5000

2017 Workshop Dates

Saturday, January 13

Saturday, March 10

Saturday, April 14

Friday, May 12

Saturday, June 9