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What Women Want: How To Connect With Female Consumers
Mar
13
6:00 PM18:00

What Women Want: How To Connect With Female Consumers

Join us on Wednesday, March 13th at Urban Growler located at 2325 Endicott Street, St Paul from 6pm-8pm for a fun and informative workshop honoring National Women’s History Month.

Female consumers influence over 83% of all consumer spending in the United States, according to the Gender Leadership Group. So how are businesses getting it right and how are they getting it wrong, especially when it comes to marketing to female consumers? These experts will take a look at some real world examples and have a thoughtful discussion around this topic. We want to help your business become more successful, so please feel free to join us regardless of your marketing expertise, business category, or gender. All are welcome!

Here's what you can expect when you attend:

  • Great marketing tips and brand strategy advice from our expert panel featuring

    Christine of The Aviary , Jill of Urban Growler, Amy of Chowgirls Killer Catering and Mahva J a Yelp Elite.

  • A chance to network with other local business owners, managers, and marketers

  • An opportunity to get your Yelp questions answered by expert staff

Additionally free delicious bites and brew will be provided by Urban Growler - our host and the very first female owned brewery and tap room in Minnesota.



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What Women Want: How To Connect With Female Consumers
Mar
5
6:00 PM18:00

What Women Want: How To Connect With Female Consumers

Join us on Tuesday, March 5th at Yelp Chicago located in the Merchandise Mart - 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza - Suite 475 from 6pm-8pm for a fun and informative workshop honoring National Women’s History Month.

Female consumers influence over 83% of all consumer spending in the United States, according to the Gender Leadership Group. So how are businesses getting it right and how are they getting it wrong, especially when it comes to marketing to female consumers? These experts will take a look at some real world examples and have a thoughtful discussion around this topic. We want to help your business become more successful, so please feel free to join us regardless of your marketing expertise, business category, or gender. All are welcome!

Here's what you can expect when you attend:

  • Great marketing tips and brand strategy advice from our expert panel featuring

    Karianne Wardell, Erika Gilchrist, Elizabeth Sexton and Shirley J.

  • A chance to network with other local business owners, managers, and marketers

  • An opportunity to get your Yelp questions answered by expert staff

Additionally a delicious taco bar from the sister owned El Metro Cantina and sweet treats from female owned Tea Pot Brew Bakery will be provided.





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Yelp Chicago Community Connection For Business Leaders & Marketers
Aug
23
5:30 PM17:30

Yelp Chicago Community Connection For Business Leaders & Marketers

You and a guest are invited to Yelp Chicago's Community Connection: A free, private party at Ignite Glass Studios for local business owners, managers, and marketers!

A biz bash? What can I expect?

A unique opportunity to chat about free ways to optimize your Yelp Business Page. Members of our Chicago team — including other business owner mentors — will be on hand to mix, mingle, and answer your burning questions about the site. Enjoy live music while you network with the local business community. We'll also provide an area for one-on-one support, complimentary light bites & drinks provided by Paramount Events.

I'm intrigued! What's in it for me?

Connect with other Chicago-area business professionals, sign-up on site for access to more exclusive events this year, and enter our raffle for a chance to win some sweet schwag. (Did we mention the food and drink?)

I'm in! Now what?

RSVP, include a link to your business on Yelp so we can familiarize ourselves with what you do, and tell us who you're bringing.

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Yelp Chicago's Community Connection - Spring Fling
May
16
5:30 PM17:30

Yelp Chicago's Community Connection - Spring Fling

You and a guest are invited to Yelp Chicago's Community Connection, Spring Fling : A free, private party at The Berkshire Room for local business owners, managers, and marketers!

A biz bash? What can I expect?

A unique opportunity to chat about free ways to optimize your Yelp Business Page. Members of our Chicago team — including other business owner mentors — will be on hand to mix, mingle, and answer your burning questions about the site. Enjoy live music while you network with the local business community. We'll also provide an area for one-on-one support, complimentary light bites & drinks provided by The Berkshire Room.

I'm intrigued! What's in it for me?

Connect with other Chicago-area business professionals, sign-up on site for access to more exclusive events this year, and enter our raffle for a chance to win some sweet schwag. (Did we mention the food and drink?)

I'm in! Now what?

RSVP, include a link to your business on Yelp so we can familiarize ourselves with what you do, and tell us who you're bringing.

 

Questions? Email bizoutreach@yelp.com!

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River North Business Expo
May
9
4:30 PM16:30

River North Business Expo

Join Yelp at the 2018 River North Business Expo
From start-ups to hospitality to national brands, River North is the heart of innovation and business in Chicago. Bring plenty of business cards and join fellow business owners and entrepreneurs at the 2018 RNBA Business Expo, occurring at the Holiday Inn Chicago - Mart Plaza! 

Through educational workshops and exhibitor displays, this year’s Expo will help you learn, grow, and elevate your business to the next level. Whether you are in the process of forming your business, your business is new, or your business is well established, the Expo is the premiere place to meet experienced businesses that will provide the assistance, guidance, and resources for your business needs. Exhibitors include businesses in the legal, technology, financial, marketing, hospitality, printing industries

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Community Connection | Holiday Hangover for Business Leaders & Marketers
Jan
18
6:30 PM18:30

Community Connection | Holiday Hangover for Business Leaders & Marketers

You and a guest are invited to Yelp Chicago’s Community Connection - Holiday Hangover: A free, private party at Yelp Chicago for local business owners, managers and marketers!

A biz bash? What can I expect?

We know you had a busy holiday season, so we thought we’d enjoy a night of networking and a break from the day to day grind. This event will be a unique opportunity to chat about free ways to optimize your Yelp Business Page. Members of our Chicago team - including other business owner mentors - will be on hand to mix, mingle, and answer your burning questions about the site. We’ll also provide a help desk offering one-on-one support, complimentary light bites & drinks provided by DineAmic group and Crafty!

There will be a photographer on site snapping free professional headshots that you can upload to your Yelp Business Page and/or website. There will also be a massage station to work out those end of the year kinks and get you relaxed and ready to take on 2018!

Additionally, we know that success for entrepreneurs especially, demands confidence creativity and clear-mindedness to make optimal decisions. Countless studies have shown that stress significantly impairs all three. Mindset expert and coach, Shweta Shyamani, will show you two simple yet powerful technique to diffuse your stress in minutes so you can feel more clear and confident as you propel your business into the New Year.

I’m intrigued! What’s in it for me?

Connect with other Chicago-area business professionals, sign-up on site for access to more exclusive events in 2018, and enter our raffle for a chance to win some sweet schwag. (Did we mention the food, drink, wellness coaching and massage station?)

I’m in! Now What?

RSVP, include a link to your business on Yelp so we can familiarize ourselves with what you do, and tell us who you’re bringing.

Questions? Email bizoutreach@yelp.com!

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