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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.

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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.

Saturday,June 9, 2018 Schedule


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

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
New Board Installation

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Chapter News

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Break and Networking

10:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (with break)
Our Featured Speaker: John B. Molidor, PhD, CSP

Coming Saturday, October 9, 2021...


Smiling and Dialing Your Way to a Six-Figure Speaking Business

with Lisa Ryan, CSP, MBA


Smiling and Dialing Your Way to a Six-Figure Speaking Business with Lisa Ryan, CSP, MBA
Join us on Saturday, October 9, 2021!

Do you find that when it is time to do outbound marketing calls, your phone weighs 1,000 lbs? Would you rather take your dog for a walk than make those necessary marketing calls? OR - Is it possible to take a new list, from a new industry, where no one know you and you have no connections and turn it into a six-figure speaking business one year later? Yes, it is and Lisa Ryan will show you how it’s done.

After spending the first seven years of her speaking career focusing on general human resource (HR) audiences, she wanted to find a niche. After deciding on manufacturing and the trades (which was in her career background), she set to out to work. Today she has presented more keynote presentations at national conferences than she ever did as a generalist.

Want to know how it happened?

During this interactive, engaging and FUN session, you will learn the exact process that Lisa used. Nothing will be held back, any question you have will be answered (as long as we are not going against anti-trust laws).

Whether you are an emerging speaker, or an established speaker looking to break into a new market, this program is for you. By attending this program, you’ll discover:

  • How to affordably create your list of high potential prospects
  • What to say to prospects in the first several contacts with them
  • How to overcome picking up the “thousand-pound phone”
  • The attitude to reject rejection and keep calling
  • Follow up strategies to keep top of mind without being a pest
  • How to use LinkedIn for prospecting
  • The power of persistence and why 21 is your new magic number
About Lisa Ryan, CSP, MBA:

As a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), an award-winning speaker and author of ten books, Lisa Ryan works with her clients to develop employee and client engagement initiatives and strategies that keep their top talent and best clients from becoming someone else’s.

Lisa costars in two films with other experts including Jack Canfield of “Chicken Soup for the Soul.” She is the Past-President of the National Speakers Association, Ohio Chapter and holds an MBA from Cleveland State University. She has served on a number of trade association boards including The American Welding Society, Cleveland Chapter, the Association of Equipment Management Professionals (AEMP), and Toastmasters International.


NSA Essentials

Aesthetic Intelligence Shelly Molaschi

If you haven't heard of Aesthetic Intelligence, you've probably felt it.

  • AI is the development of “taste”—the ability to discern what is desirable and why and how to attain it.
  • If you master it; AI can give you an edge over the competition.
  • The right AI is what keeps you going back to your favorite restaurant.
  • AI changed the way you buy your perfume.

I'll show you how to up your AI by getting organized, focused and styled. All of it giving YOU the edge over the competition.

ABOUT SHELLY:
“You don't get a second chance to make a first impression"

"People size you up in 3 seconds"

"Clothes don't make the man but they do make 90% of what you see of him"

You've heard these before and they are still true. Before a person speaks we have already decided if we respect them, distrust them, or pity them. Image coach Shelly Molaschi brings her television news anchor and reporter experience to an informative and surprising presentation about what really creates your desired image. Transform your professional credibility and convey power, position, confidence, style or fun, and take control of your presentations, media appearances, and board room aspirations.

Saturday, March 14, 2020 Schedule:

8:30am – 9:00am 
Coffee and Networking

9:00am – 9:30am
NSA Essentials: Shelly Molaschi

9:30am – 10:00am
Chapter News

10:00am – 10:15am
Break and Networking

10:15am – 12:30pm (with break)
Our Featured Speaker: Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE

First Time Guests
Workshop Registration $25

Members & Returning Guests
Workshop Registration $50

All Access Subscription
Unlimited Workshops for $35/month


FACEBOOK LIVE ACCESS: Subscribers now have the option of watching workshops on Facebook Live from home with either All Access Pass option (guest or national member). Click here for more information.

Pre-Registration Required
Payment at the door is $10 more and requires an RSVP to nsano2012@gmail.com
Refreshments: Coffee
Dress Code: Business or Business Casual

LOCATION CHANGE FOR THIS EVENT ONLY
Hilton New Orleans Airport
901 Airline Dr
Kenner, LA 70065
(504) 467-3111

Saturday, October 9, 2021

9am to 12:30pm (CST)

  • 9 – 10 am: local guest speakers, TBD
  • 10:00 am – 12:30 pm: Smiling and Dialing Your Way to a Six-Figure Speaking Business with Lisa Ryan, CSP, MBA

This will be a hybrid event. Join us virtually via Zoom or attend in-person!

Our in-person meeting will be held at Loyola University - 6363 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118.

COVID-19 SAFETY PROTOCOLS FOR IN-PERSON ATTENDEES: In accordance with New Orleans mandates, in-person attendees must provide proof of at least one dose of an approved COVID vaccine or negative PCR test within 72 hours. Attendees are also required to wear a mask at all times unless actively eating and drinking.

It is $35 to attend, whether you come in person or attend virtually.

Please RSVP and let us know if you plan to attend in-person or virtually!

 

Click Here to Register

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