November 4: Carlson School of Management 1st Tuesday

Time:
11:30am to 01:00pm
Where:

McNamara Alumni Center
200 Oak St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Details:

Chris Policinski is president and CEO of Land O’Lakes, Inc., the second largest cooperative in the nation which does business in the United States and more than 50 countries, and has sales of more than $14 billion.

Registration is $32.
Registration with Parking $36.00
Maroon Lot
Registration with Parking $38.00
Washington Ave Ramp

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November 6: Club Entrepreneur - Business First, Online Second.

Time:
11:15am to 01:00pm
Where:

The Minneapolis Club
729 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Details:

Darin Lynch Founder & Chief Liberation Officer of Irish Titan is going to share combination of best practices, checklists, amusing anecdotes and first-person case studies, this dialogue will use real-life examples to illustrate how websites and online marketing can truly support a company’s business objectives.

Members - $25.00 in advance, $35 at the door or within 24 Hours of event

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November 6: Allied Executives - Simplifying the Complexity of Sales

Time:
01:00pm to 06:00pm
Where:

Saint Paul Athletic Club
340 Cedar Street, Grand Ballroom
St. Paul, MN 55101

Details:

Whether your organization is small or large, has a simple or complex sales approach, a short or long sales cycle, a high price point or low, as a business leader the success of your sales organization will always come down to a few basic fundamentals and the execution of them.
Understanding what these fundamentals are, ensuring they are aligned, and knowing what you must do to manage them will free you and your team up for growth and success.

In this session, Kurt Theriault of Business Efficacy will help you unwind the complexity of sales

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November 7: Women Venture Annual Fundraising Luncheon

Time:
10:30am to 02:30pm
Where:

Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 South Second Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Details:

The WomenVenture Fall Event luncheon is a celebration of women and entrepreneurs. It brings together a wide range of professionals, community leaders and individuals, each sharing a common desire to invest in the economic success of women.

This year, WomenVenture welcomes as its keynote speaker, Tina Wells, CEO and founder of Buzz Marketing—an award-winning agency dedicated to bridging the gap between teens and the businesses trying to reach them.

Tickets: $130 (individual ticket); $1,300 (table of 10)*
*Earlybird ticket/table prices good through September 30, 2014

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November 11: ECOM Luncheon - Mark Penn and Jan van Lohuizen - Presidential Pollster Panel

Time:
12:00pm to 01:00pm
Where:

Minneapolis Hilton
1001 Marquette Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Details:

Registraton: $80 (non-members)

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November 12: Enterprise Minnesota - Effective Employee Development Strategies

Time:
08:00am to 11:00am
Where:

Productivity Inc.
15150 25th Ave N. #200
Plymouth, MN 55447

Details:

Three manufacturing CEOs will share how their companies’ learned to:

-Sustain process improvement commitments
-Identify the cultural barriers that are preventing continuous improvements
-Turn employee ideas into implementable practices
-Improve top and bottom line performance

Registration - $119 per attendee

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November 18: ACG MN Luncheon with Nii Quaye, Vice President at Pentair

Time:
11:30am to 01:30pm
Where:

The Marquette Hotel
710 Marquette Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402

Details:

Please join ACG at their November 18th luncheon where they will feature Nii Quaye, Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions at Pentair. Mr. Quaye joined Pentair in February 2011 as Vice President of Mergers & Acquisitions and has responsibility for Pentair’s Corporate Development function. This includes leading acquisition, divestiture, and equity investment activity across the corporation.

Event Registration Fees
Member $35.00
Non Member $75.00

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November 20: Growing Your Business: Redefine Your Possibilities for Success

Time:
07:15am to 09:00am
Where:

Woman’s Club
410 Oak Grove St.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403

Details:

Have you set your business goals too low? Author and businessman extraordinaire Mark LeBlanc thinks most business people do. The popular speaker will return to Minneapolis in November to help business professionals redefine what is possible for themselves and their companies. LeBlanc says a change your strategy, message or thinking could move most businesses to a new level of real success.

REGISTRATION FEES
Professional Member: $30
Free Trial Member: $30
Executive Member: Included with Membership
Visitor: $60
Full-Time Student: $20

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December 4: Club Entrepreneur - 20 x 20 | 8.0

Time:
11:15am to 01:00pm
Where:

Minneapolis Club
729 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Details:

Drawing from the Japanese word “Chit Chat”, it rests on a presentation format based on a simple idea: 20 Images x 20 Seconds

Event Registration: $25.00

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December 10: Enterprise Minnesota - The Future of ISO

Time:
08:00am to 11:00am
Where:

Delkor Systems Inc.
4300 Round Lake Road West
Arden Hills, MN 55112

Details:

Manufacturing CEOs will share their journey of how they turned process “compliance” into process “excellence.”

Great manufacturing companies grow and evolve constantly. They improve and innovate, driving toward a true longer-term vision of who they want and need to be, and have a roadmap for how they are going to achieve top- and bottom-line results.

Registration - TBA

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