Breakouts registration is first come, first serve. Register for each of your breakout sessions below by selecting a speaker and topic for each session. Only those breakouts listed still have availability.
Once you submit your selection for breakouts you will not be able to change them.
View the complete list of breakouts below.
5 Elements of a High-Converting Facebook Ad Campaign
Is your product great, but no one knows it exists? Discover the elements of a high-converting Facebook ad campaign and learn how to execute these ads in your business to drive more leads, sales, and goodwill.
Meryl Manning, Events Manager at FreshBooks
Accounting 101: Send Beautiful Invoices, Get Paid Faster, and Look More Professional
When it comes to growing your small business, organized accounting is key. But let’s be honest: It can sometimes feel overwhelming. FreshBooks to the rescue! This workshop will reveal how simple and painless accounting can really be. Join us for valuable tips and handy resources that will make your day-to-day accounting a breeze!
A Beginners Guide to Social Media: Social Media Made Easy
Every side business needs a social media presence, but not everyone knows how to reach the right customer in the right way. This session will give you the tools you need to use social media to make more money doing what you love.
Blogging Toolbox: Tips, Tools, and Tricks to Help You Blog More Efficiently
Kelly Hancock wants to share her secrets with you! Blogging is incredibly popular and a great way to connect with your audience. Find out which platforms are best for your business, how to create content your consumers will love, the importance of SEO, and ways to monetize your blog.
Called, But not YET Qualified: Starting and Building a Healthy Nonprofit
Running a healthy nonprofit requires the same level of excellence as running any other kind of business. In this session, you’ll learn how to measure the health of your organization and specific ways to get the most out of your limited time, resources, and energy. We’ll also cover budgeting, consultants, staff, and contractors.
Creating Content that Crushes the Competition: How and Where to Share Your Message So You Can Finally Be Heard
With more and more people coming online to share a message, it’s getting harder and harder to get noticed amongst the noise. Pat Flynn, an expert content creator across several different content platforms including blogs, podcasts, video, and more, will help you understand the pros and cons of each content type so that you can choose how to best further your message, expose your brand, and begin building true, raving fans.
Creating a Website Your Audience Will Love
This breakout will walk you through the process of designing a website that will make your audience want to connect with your brand. It will also go over the ten mistakes that people make and how to avoid them. This breakout is being led by the Creative Director of Ramsey Personalities, who led the branding and website design of Business Boutique.
Defining Your Brand Voice
Capturing your brand’s voice doesn’t have to be a difficult thing. In this breakout, you will learn how to capture your brand’s unique voice and turn it into some guardrails and a moodboard—tools you can use to filter all of your branding decisions.
Etsy 101: Starting Strong
If you’ve let fear dictate that Etsy is so saturated there’s no place for you, it’s time to shift your focus! The reality is that there are nearly 30 million active buyers available to target with your handmade products, vintage wares, or craft supplies. If you’re considering selling on Etsy or are a new shop owner, this session with Melissa will equip you with important knowledge and tools to help you start well—or refresh—and gain traction.
Breakout Session One ONLY.
Etsy 201: Beyond the Basics
Already have a shop on Etsy and want to build on that foundation? Melissa’s practical and engaging teaching style and six years of successful Etsy experience will give you tools you can use right away to more effectively use the Etsy platform, streamline your workflow, and take the next steps in growing your handmade or supplies business.
Breakout Session Two ONLY.
Diana Jaquith with WISE Advise + Assist
Get Your Time Back: The Solopreneur's Guide to effectively scaling your business without working 24/7
You’ve found success, but are realizing that you can’t do it all. You are marketing, networking, and attending to client’s needs, but feel like you can never catch up. You’d also like to devote more time to intentionally growing your business, but can’t seem to work on the business – only in it. Is it time to grow your team? Is there something you can outsource? Where can you go for help? As a business owner, mom, and military spouse, Diana Jaquith, the Executive Director of WISE Advise + Assist Team, thrives in scaling companies and products to millions in revenue. In her breakout, Diana will share her process for determining where you should focus and what you should outsource so you can live the life you want.
How to Bootstrap Your Public Relations and Promote Your Business with Impact
This engaging, interactive breakout is geared toward business owners in the start-up stage that want to generate media coverage and make an impact . . . on a budget! You will learn from a former TV news reporter and publicist on how to DIY your own publicity.
Breakout Session One ONLY.
Jump-Start Your Photography Business
Are you a photographer? If so, this breakout is for you! Regardless of where you are in your photography career, growth is crucial to your businesses success and sustainability. Take this unique opportunity to hear from celebrity photographer Cameron Powell. Cameron will share with you tangible actions you can take to start building long-term momentum, beat creative burnout, land your dream clients, provide incredible value, and craft a lasting vision for your photography business.
The PR Workshop for Speakers, Entrepreneurs, and Product-Based Businesses
This advanced breakout is geared toward businesses in the growth stage that have already experienced some media opportunities and want to learn how to take their publicity to the next level. It is also a great follow-up to the “Bootstrap Your PR” breakout.
Breakout Session Two ONLY.
Supercharge Your Sales!
The simple shift you CAN make today to fall in love with your business, hit your goals, and realize your dreams!