As summer comes to an end, it seems like the business world comes to life with a plethora of events designed to energize, motivate and rejuvenate you so that you’re psyched about the last quarter of the year.

If you are just coming back from holidays, or perhaps never stopped working, there are a number of amazing events coming up that I think will give you that extra push you may be seeking.

They will provide you with focus, ideas, inspiration and expand your mind. There will be opportunities for collaborations, networking and new friendships.

Below are my top five recommended events for you to consider to ensure your 2010 is one to remember. They’re all especially designed for women, and there’s one for every month!

When: September 13th 2010
Where: Global and online
Investment: $167 – right now $127 Early Bird price til Friday 20)

The WomanzWorld Business Builder Program is a fantastic four week online business coaching program designed to take your business to six-figures in just minutes a day. You get your own personal business coach and an awesome accountability team made up of your fellow entrepreneurs.

If your business is lacking visibility or credibility in the marketplace and you know you need to take action to ensure your business sparkles, then register today.  Here’s some of what’s covered:

  • Learn how to turn prospects into committed loyal clients
  • Create a sales funnel that ensures you’re always building your revenue streams
  • Discover how to cater to your niche markets and become the go-to person
  • Develop strategic alliances to expand your business offering and generate more profit
  • Build champions for your business and learn how to incorporate this across your team

It’s a great investment to make to have a complete business development plan in place in just 4 weeks to take your business to the next level. Spaces a limited and there’s a 100% money back guarantee if you don’t earn the cost of this program back within the first 3 months!

Register at http://suitcaseentrepreneur.com/business-success-academy/

Plus 10% of all profits will be donated to 60 Million Girls – Empowering Girls and Women through education

When: October 14-17, 2010
Where: Reykjavik, Iceland (the country with the most entrepreneurs per capita!)
Investment: 2,000 Euros

BrandIt is a four-day workshop to create and/or reinvigorate personal and business branding for women business owners worldwide.

The workshop helps women achieve success through attaining a clear vision of their present strengths and future goals, identifying their passions, and creating a network of powerful women to support them along their journey.

This event is co-hosted by the lovely Runa Magnusdottir, CEO & Founder Connected-Women.com – a fantastic community of women entrepreneurs. Here’s some of the benefits of attending:

  • Crystal clear focus on your passions and future vision for yourself and your brand
  • 2 – 4 stylized photos ready to use for your Marketing Kit
  • Confidence when delivering your razor sharp elevator pitch
  • A special GOLDEN profile on Connected-Women.com
  • Your Brand Positioning Statement—who YOU are as a brand!

Another awesome way to get clarity on your business brand in an amazing location and to increase your network of women from around the world. Details are here http://brandit.is




When: November 7-9, 2010
Where: Marquee Event Host: November 7-9 2010: Grand Wailea Resort, Maui HI
Investment: $3797 (up until end of September)

Dream It! Launch It! Live It! is a five-city global conference that engages women everywhere to manifest the best version of themselves – as women, as leaders, as entrepreneurs. If you’re dreaming up your first big enterprise, launching a new division of your million-dollar business, or are a living example of integrating life with work, there is something here for you.

Over three days you will be treated to celebrity keynote speakers including Joan Lunden, Molly Ringwald, and Martha Beck, national and regional women leaders, thematic social networking events, and unique nontraditional breakout sessions, Ladies Who Launch is redefining how to “launch” for women entrepreneurs.

More details are here www.dreamitlaunchitliveit.com


When: 2-4 November 2010
Where: Las Vegas

Investment: US $997

SHINE Conference in Las Vegas will help you recognize the best opportunities for you and deliver the next steps you need to generate the income, impact, and life you desire, while making the world a better place for all of us.

Shine will give you:

  • a fresh look at the business and life that you want to create, and strategies to reach them
  • new marketing and sales techniques to help you attract more clients and customers
  • new productivity skills to help you get more of the right things done… in less time and with less energy
  • new methods for adding passive income to your current business (or create one from scratch)
  • hundreds of valuable new networking contacts for possible joint ventures and resources

Plus much more. Details are here http://www.shineevent.com/

Want to win a ticket?

This Friday 20 August I will announce the winner of the competition I’ve been running to win a ticket to this event and accompany me to SHINE.  Simply tweet this out and fill in your reason

I would love to attend SHINE in Vegas because ________________________________#womanzworld #shine

Thanks to all those who have entered already, it’s been amazing. You’re in with a chance!


When: 7-8 December 2010
Where: Washington DC, USA.
Investment: US $2,200 to attend the event or $100 for online access (registration started yesterday)

TEDWomen, is the first ever women focused event held by TED. It will explore in depth the evolving story about women as change agents, intellectual innovators, idea champions.

TEDWomen will gather global thought leaders and innovators for a cross-disciplinary program focused on how women think and work, communicate and collaborate, learn and lead — what this means and why it matters to all of us. Speakers from around the globe — including women and men, from anthropologists to artists, scientists to soldiers, farmers to futurists — will share their ideas in the classic TED format, creating a program that surprises and inspires.

You can read more about TEDWomen and register here.

I know there’s several more going on around the world, so feel free to mention them below in the comments section and provide a URL.