Cobblers' Collective - 2017 Goals Review
Dec
21
8:15 AM08:15

Cobblers' Collective - 2017 Goals Review

How did your 2017 Goals go? Is it time to burn some of the old ones to make room for the new ones? Let's review the year together and get ready to kick ass in 2018!

Come talk to other entrepreneurs and small business owners in an informal but informative environment. It's a round-table discussion about those challenges we all share, with lots of helpful ideas -- and interesting people!

Cobblers' Collective is free and open to any small business owner or entrepreneur.

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Cobblers' Collective - Goals & Planning for Obstacles
Dec
14
8:15 AM08:15

Cobblers' Collective - Goals & Planning for Obstacles

Goals don't always go as planned. What happens when you hit a bump in the road? This discussion, led by fellow Cobbler and Business Coach, Rebecca Reimers Cristol, will cover how to not let obstacles derail your progress. You can plan for the unplanned!

Bring your notebook and pen!

Come talk to other entrepreneurs and small business owners in an informal but informative environment. It's a round-table discussion about those challenges we all share, with lots of helpful ideas -- and interesting people!

Cobblers' Collective is free and open to any small business owner or entrepreneur.

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Cobblers' Collective - How to Set Goals
Dec
7
8:15 AM08:15

Cobblers' Collective - How to Set Goals

What are Goals, and how do I make them smart? Fellow Cobbler and Business Coach Rebecca Reimers Cristol will lead the discussion to help us establish goals for 2018. This is a two-part workshop running this week and next.

During our meeting we'll all the Cobblers will set 3-5 goals to work on in 2018. Come with your notebook and pens!

Cobblers' Collective is a place to talk to other entrepreneurs and small business owners in an informal but informative environment. It's a round-table discussion about those challenges we all share, with lots of helpful ideas -- and interesting people!

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The Unread Bookclub
Dec
5
12:00 PM12:00

The Unread Bookclub

The first rule of Unread Book Club, is that you don't have to read the book.  In fact, you shouldn't read it.  Let someone else read it for you!

Each month two members of the Unread Book Club will volunteer to read two business related books chosen by the members of the club.  At the next meeting, those members will present their books to the group and answer questions.

 Work Nimbly will buy the books, so you just have to bring yourself!  We'll be serving vegetarian lunch too!

 

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The Art of Creative Writing
Nov
30
7:00 PM19:00

The Art of Creative Writing

These are a series of on-going classes designed to help get your creative juices flowing.  Come for one or all of them!

Classes are $35 each or $100 for four.  Walk-ins will be welcome.

  • Learn how to tap into your creative side!
  • Leave grammar & spelling at home!
  • Give self-criticism the boot! And finally, let go of past negative judgment from others!
  • Have fun with short and unusual in-class writing exercises!
  • Get written feedback every week from Suzi on works turned in after each class.

Email Suzi Gessert for more information!

suzi is also a professional artist, art teacher, and a facilitator of relaxation
creativity workshops.

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The Art of Creative Writing
Nov
16
7:00 PM19:00

The Art of Creative Writing

These are a series of on-going classes designed to help get your creative juices flowing.  Come for one or all of them!

Classes are $35 each or $100 for four.  Walk-ins will be welcome.

  • Learn how to tap into your creative side!
  • Leave grammar & spelling at home!
  • Give self-criticism the boot! And finally, let go of past negative judgment from others!
  • Have fun with short and unusual in-class writing exercises!
  • Get written feedback every week from Suzi on works turned in after each class.

Email Suzi Gessert for more information!

suzi is also a professional artist, art teacher, and a facilitator of relaxation
creativity workshops.

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The Art of Creative Writing
Nov
9
7:00 PM19:00

The Art of Creative Writing

These are a series of on-going classes designed to help get your creative juices flowing.  Come for one or all of them!

Classes are $35 each or $100 for four.  Walk-ins will be welcome.

  • Learn how to tap into your creative side!
  • Leave grammar & spelling at home!
  • Give self-criticism the boot! And finally, let go of past negative judgment from others!
  • Have fun with short and unusual in-class writing exercises!
  • Get written feedback every week from Suzi on works turned in after each class.

Email Suzi Gessert for more information!

suzi is also a professional artist, art teacher, and a facilitator of relaxation
creativity workshops.

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Social Media and the Holidays
Nov
8
12:00 PM12:00

Social Media and the Holidays

Presented by Radical Solutions.

The holidays are a busy time for everyone, even more so for business owners and entrepreneurs who find the demands of social media to be especially overwhelming. But your holidays can be a time of joy and not stress when given the right tools!

During the Social Media and the Holidays workshop attendees will learn:
-How to effectively manage their social media during the holidays to ensure they are able to disconnect from social and connect with family and friends
-Where to find help with maintaining engagement
-What holiday opportunities they can and should explore to grow their customer and client base
-And more...

Get a head start on the holiday madness by tackling your social media before it tackles you!

Registration via Eventbrite is required.

*Lunch will be provided.
**If you've attended a previous Radical Solutions workshop don't forget to take advantage of your special coupon code!

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The Unread Bookclub
Nov
7
12:00 PM12:00

The Unread Bookclub

The first rule of Unread Book Club, is that you don't have to read the book.  In fact, you shouldn't read it.  Let someone else read it for you!

Each month two members of the Unread Book Club will volunteer to read two business related books chosen by the members of the club.  At the next meeting, those members will present their books to the group and answer questions.

 Work Nimbly will buy the books, so you just have to bring yourself!  We'll be serving vegetarian lunch too!

 

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Copy of The Art of Creative Writing
Nov
2
7:00 PM19:00

Copy of The Art of Creative Writing

These are a series of on-going classes designed to help get your creative juices flowing.  Come for one or all of them!

Classes are $35 each or $100 for four.  Walk-ins will be welcome.

  • Learn how to tap into your creative side!
  • Leave grammar & spelling at home!
  • Give self-criticism the boot! And finally, let go of past negative judgment from others!
  • Have fun with short and unusual in-class writing exercises!
  • Get written feedback every week from Suzi on works turned in after each class.

Email Suzi Gessert for more information!

suzi is also a professional artist, art teacher, and a facilitator of relaxation
creativity workshops.

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Social Media Basics: Brand Influencers and Ambassadors
Oct
25
12:00 PM12:00

Social Media Basics: Brand Influencers and Ambassadors

Presented by Radical Solutions

Word of mouth is still the most tried and true method for advertising. From consumers to B2B customers, people prefer to do business with brands that others trust. 

But how does a brand cultivate this vital word of mouth through social media?

During this hands-on workshop, you'll learn why brand influencers and ambassadors are vital to your brand. As well as receive the tools needed to help you harness your efforts and cultivate the influencers and ambassadors you need to grow your brand. 

Registration is required via Eventbrite.

*Lunch will be provided.

**If you've attended a previous Radical Solutions workshop don't forget to take advantage of your special coupon code!

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Cobblers' Collective - GOALS
Jun
29
8:15 AM08:15

Cobblers' Collective - GOALS

Time to check in with your progress on your quarterly goals! Didn't set any? Don't worry, we'll help you set some for the next quarter and keep you accountable.

Come talk to other entrepreneurs and small business owners in an informal but informative environment. It's a round-table discussion about those challenges we all share, with lots of helpful ideas -- and interesting people!

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The Unread Bookclub
Mar
7
12:00 PM12:00

The Unread Bookclub

The first rule of Unread Book Club, is that you don't have to read the book.  In fact, you shouldn't read it.  Let someone else read it for you!

Each month two members of the Unread Book Club will volunteer to read two business related books chosen by the members of the club.  At the next meeting, those members will present their books to the group and answer questions.

 Work Nimbly will buy the books, so you just have to bring yourself!  We'll be serving vegetarian lunch too!

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Cobblers' Collective & Drew Larsen
Jan
26
8:15 AM08:15

Cobblers' Collective & Drew Larsen

Our favorite lawyer, Drew Larsen, is coming by to talk with us about Contracts! This isn't a legal workshop, but he will walk us through the basics of what makes a contract and what to keep an eye out for. 

Like every time, Drew can only answer general questions, not ones pertaining to your specific business.`

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Cobblers' Collective - 2016 Goal Review
Dec
22
8:15 AM08:15

Cobblers' Collective - 2016 Goal Review

How did your 2016 goals go? Come sit in a review how much we all accomplished this past year.

Cobblers' Collective is a place where entrepreneurs and small business owners talk in an informal but informative environment. It's a round-table discussion about those challenges we all share, with lots of helpful ideas -- and interesting people!

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Cobblers' Collective - 60 Seconds
Nov
3
8:15 AM08:15

Cobblers' Collective - 60 Seconds

It's your 60 seconds about your business! Tell us what you do in 60 seconds or less. We'll give you feedback to help make your intro stronger! 

1) We promise to be nice
2) We will time you, so come prepared

Come talk to other entrepreneurs and small business owners in an informal but informative environment. It's a round-table discussion about those challenges we all share, with lots of helpful ideas -- and interesting people!

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Unread Bookclub
Nov
1
12:00 PM12:00

Unread Bookclub

The first rule of Unread Book Club, is that you don't have to read the book.  In fact, you shouldn't read it.  Let someone else read it for you!

Each month two members of the Unread Book Club will volunteer to read two business related books chosen by the members of the club.  At the next meeting those members will present their books to the group and answer questions.

We'll raffle off the books at the end of the meeting to two members who haven't read 'em.  Work Nimbly will buy the books, so you just have to bring yourself!  We'll be serving vegetarian lunch too!

This month we're hearing about:

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
Readers of all ages and walks of life have drawn inspiration and empowerment from Elizabeth Gilbert’s books for years. Now this beloved author digs deep into her own generative process to share her wisdom and unique perspective about creativity. With profound empathy and radiant generosity, she offers potent insights into the mysterious nature of inspiration. She asks us to embrace our curiosity and let go of needless suffering. She shows us how to tackle what we most love, and how to face down what we most fear. She discusses the attitudes, approaches, and habits we need in order to live our most creative lives. Balancing between soulful spirituality and cheerful pragmatism, Gilbert encourages us to uncover the “strange jewels” that are hidden within each of us. Whether we are looking to write a book, make art, find new ways to address challenges in our work,  embark on a dream long deferred, or simply infuse our everyday lives with more mindfulness and passion, Big Magic cracks open a world of wonder and joy. 

Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer
Foer's unlikely journey from chronically forgetful science journalist to U.S. Memory Champion frames a revelatory exploration of the vast, hidden impact of memory on every aspect of our lives. 

On average, people squander forty days annually compensating for things they've forgotten. Joshua Foer used to be one of those people. But after a year of memory training, he found himself in the finals of the U.S. Memory Championship. Even more important, Foer found a vital truth we too often forget: In every way that matters, we are the sum of our memories. 

Moonwalking with Einstein draws on cutting-edge research, a surprising cultural history of memory, and venerable tricks of the mentalist's trade to transform our understanding of human remembering. Under the tutelage of top "mental athletes," he learns ancient techniques once employed by Cicero to memorize his speeches and by Medieval scholars to memorize entire books. Using methods that have been largely forgotten, Foer discovers that we can all dramatically improve our memories.

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Cobblers' Collective - GOALS
Oct
27
8:15 AM08:15

Cobblers' Collective - GOALS

It's Goals time! How have you been doing on your goals this year? Do you have some new ones to set? 

Come talk to other entrepreneurs and small business owners in an informal but informative environment. It's a round-table discussion about those challenges we all share, with lots of helpful ideas -- and interesting people!

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Art Party to Celebrate Ed Obermeyer
Oct
21
5:30 PM17:30

Art Party to Celebrate Ed Obermeyer

Nosh, drink, and incredible art are in store for this evening! Come join us to celebrate the newest artist's work on display at Work Nimbly.  This is a private reception, so you'll need to RSVP by clicking here.

Ed Obermeyer's acrylic paintings reflect his deep passion for all things ocean related and the delightful world of gardening. 

When asked to describe his style of painting he says, "that if Vincent Van Gogh were reincarnated as an Aborigine from Australia, was a surfer, and a pinstripe artist, that would be me."

A black gesso base coat forms the framework for the patterns that are developed with stripers, daggers, and swirlers, and a host of other custom brush tools. Through years of diligent practice, he has developed his own signature style where the contrasts of light and dark are played against one another.

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Unread Bookclub
Oct
4
12:00 PM12:00

Unread Bookclub

The first rule of Unread Book Club, is that you don't have to read the book.  In fact, you shouldn't read it.  Let someone else read it for you!

Each month two members of the Unread Book Club will volunteer to read two business related books chosen by the members of the club.  At the next meeting those members will present their books to the group and answer questions.

We'll raffle off the books at the end of the meeting to two members who haven't read 'em.  Work Nimbly will buy the books, so you just have to bring yourself!  We'll be serving vegetarian lunch too!

This month we're hearing about:

The Heart of Change by John P. Kotter
The Paradox of Choice by Barry Schwartz

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Anniversary Celebration & Ribbon Cutting
Sep
23
11:00 AM11:00

Anniversary Celebration & Ribbon Cutting

What do you do when you turn 2? We had a house built for Gnorman!

Join us for a celebration of our 2nd Anniversary and the Ribbon Cutting of Gnorman's Little Free Library! There will be goody bags and doorprizes as well as refreshments, entertainment, and our usual shenanigans!

The event is Open House style, but there will be free outdoor yoga (weather permitting) at 11:30 for anyone who's interested!

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