Serving 100+  Chambers of Commerce & Members Area-wide!
MARCH 6, 2018 | 9:30 AM TO 2:00 PM 
This free, "must-attend" event is for women in all stages of business to:   

Understand how the new tax code affects you as a business owner
* Learn how to leverage digital and gorilla marketing to build your business
* Learn about low-cost, gorilla marketing tactics you can use
* Hear about working capital loans
* Learn 10 things every woman in tech should know
* Network with other successful women entrepreneurs
* Learn about networking and accountability groups and how to start your own

Agenda includes keynote presentation by Helen Xu - Managing Director at KPMG LLP Silicon Valley, funding overview, breakout sessions led by Elyse Phillips - Demand Generation Consultant, Heidi Rhodes - Digital Transformation Advisor for Cisco Systems and Katie Fagan, President & Sr. Franchise Consultant of FranNet of the Bay Area.

All attendees will be entered for a chance to win an iPad!  
First 20 attendees receive a free copy of "Built to Sell."
Light snacks and refreshments will be served. 
Parking validation available at 4th Street Garage.
Questions? Contact Elizabeth at 408-772-9868 or

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FREE Zoho One Seminar, March 13

Hi All,

We're holding a free Zoho One seminar on March 13th in San Francisco, CA, and we'd love to have you!

Join us to learn how you can run your entire business online with Zoho One, a fully-integrated suite for everything from sales and marketing, to support and collaboration, to finances and beyond.

We'll help you amp up your productivity so that you can spend more time growing your business.

Can't make it? No problem, we'll be hosting this same seminar in Los Angeles, San Diego, Austin, Seattle, and even Portland. Hope to see you there!

Your friend at Zoho,
Comcast Business Presents: Networking 101
March 15
Mix with Confidence & Ease at Business Networking Events
  • Overcome mixing resistance & fear.
  • Be prepared and at ease before & during a networking event.
  • Gain mixing skills & strategies.
  • Learn to convert a stranger into a warm lead who is expecting your call.
  • Learn how to follow up after an event for real results.
  • Simple yet powerful techniques, plus tools to remember them on the spot.
Also, you can immediately put your skills to the test at the Business Expo and Mixer, right after the workshop!
Spring-a-Palooza Student Showcase and
Summer Open House, March 15
Fusion Academy San Mateo is hosting our Spring-a-Palooza Student Showcase and Summer Open House and we want you there! Come experience student-selected pieces of work, explore our one-to-one classrooms, check out our state-of-the-art recording and art studios and see how we've transformed homework!

This will be an awesome opportunity to gather with Fusion families and community members and hear from our faculty about the unique summer opportunities for your student at Fusion San Mateo this Summer
Spring-a-Palooza Student Showcase and Summer Open House
Thursday, March 15th, 6:00-7:00pm
Fusion Academy San Mateo
2000 Alameda de las Pulgas, Suite 128, San Mateo, CA 94403

To RSVP, please visit upcoming events at
You can also learn more about our summer programs here!
Spring 2018 Franchise Business Expo. Meet with Top Franchisors!, March 27 & 28

Register Online:

Secret weapon to help score a business loan

What's the secret weapon to help you score a business loan?
Here are 6 steps on getting ahead in the process

Carol O'Connell, Assistant VP of Excelsior Growth Fund, took a survey amongst her colleagues at EGF, and she learned one of the major obstacles of success for small business owners is cracking the code. What does that mean? In this case, it means access to capital. If you're a start-up or an existing business, you've already put your equity into it. But to take things to the next level, you'll likely need to borrow finances and the obstacles can vary.

Here are six business issues to overcome before submitting a loan application. Read more >

Bay Area Kids' Book Fairs
April 7 & 8

Lenny & Friends
April 7, 14, 15

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9th Annual Showcase of Businesses Expo, April 14

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Apple Blossom Festival
April 21 & 22

Visit our Wine Palace with different tastings
from our local wineries,
as well as appetizers!
Raffles throughout the day in our Wine Palace!
Once again we will have Blues on our main stage on Sunday

It's Your Time To Succeed: 2018 Business Summit
April 27

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Lenny & Friends, April 7, 14, 15

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