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The Million-Dollar One-Person Business via Zoom

Business Beyond Basics

2020-05-27 18:30:00 2020-05-27 20:00:00 America/New_York The Million-Dollar One-Person Business via Zoom Make great money. Work the way you like. Have the life you want. Roxbury Public Library

Wednesday, May 27
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2020-05-27 18:30:00 2020-05-27 20:00:00 America/New_York The Million-Dollar One-Person Business via Zoom Make great money. Work the way you like. Have the life you want. Roxbury Public Library

Roxbury Public Library

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Make great money. Work the way you like. Have the life you want.

Elaine Pofeldt, business journalist and author, will share insights on how to crack the 7-figure mark for your business. Also, she will bring entrepreneurs featured in her book as well as her Forbes column who have created million-dollar businesses. Ask them all your questions!

Elaine Pofeldt is an independent journalist and speaker who specializes in careers and entrepreneurship. She is author of "The Million-Dollar, One-Person Business" (Random House, January 2018), where she  looks at how entrepreneurs are scaling to $1 million in revenue prior to hiring employees.  As a senior editor at Fortune Small Business magazine, Elaine was twice nominated for the  National Magazine Award for her feature stories. Her work has appeared in FORTUNE, Money, CNBC, Inc., Forbes, Crain’s New York Business and many other business publications  and she is a contributor to the Economist Intelligence Unit. 

 Elaine is also available to help clients with projects such as blogging, ghost writing, white papers, reports, ebooks, custom content, academic editing, and proposal writing and   editing at Elaine Pofeldt, LLC. Having built traffic Fortune Small Business Online from a fledgling site to one with 2 million to 5 million page views a month, she frequently draws on   her experience to help clients improve their online presence. Her approach is to use simple but effective editorial techniques to maximize a site's appeal and impact, working in   conjunction with designers, developers and others on the client's web team.

 Planning an entrepreneurship competition or other small-business-related event? Elaine can help. She founded Fortune Small Business's national Business Plan Competition and ran it   for five years. She has also been a judge in the Crain's New York Business Perfect Pitch Competition at Columbia Business School and Rutger's University's business plan competition.   An experienced moderator, she has run panel discussions for New York Entrepreneurship Week and the Crain's Top Entrepreneurs and Best Places to Work competitions.

 Entrepreneurs that will be featured include:

Alicia Schiro is Founder & CEO of Aced It Events.  She is the industry expert in event production, planning and management. She specializes in one-of-a-kind corporate experiences, conferences, galas and retreats.  Her client roster includes A-List celebrities, rock stars, top athletes, celebrity chefs and Fortune 500 companies across the globe. Alicia started her career in event production at J. Walter Thompson, one of the largest advertising agencies in the world, where she created, planned and executed branded experiences for global clients. Alicia was then recruited to help launch an Event Company Start-Up, where she quickly became one of the nation’s leading experts in experiential marketing and led the company to exponential growth. She then went on to launch her own brand, Aced it Events, and was featured in Forbes for growing her company to a multi-million dollar enterprise, as a solo event planner. Alicia was recently featured in BizBash Magazine’s Top 1000 Event Professionals in the U.S. She also previously won the prestigious BizBash People’s Choice Award for Corporate Event Planner of the Year and was interviewed by CNBC, sharing how she built her enterprise. Alicia is launching a video channel in 2020 to help others navigate the event industry, discuss trends, and interview experts in the world of corporate events and experiences.

Laszlo Nadler is a German-Hungarian entrepreneur. In 2012, Laszlo founded Tools4Wisdom.com, a stationary brand of advanced planners designed to boost productivity, reduce stress, and regain focus. Since then, Tools4Wisdom has been featured in Forbes, the Tim Ferris Show, and Elaine Pofeldt’s most recent book, “The Million Dollar, One Person Business”.

Steve Ferreira has a 37-year background in global container shipping. He established Ocean Audit in 1994 and his work includes securing multiple million dollar refunds for his clients, including 16 of the Fortune 100. Steve is recognized as one of the world's leading experts on billing, auditing and business intelligence for the ocean freight industry. Steve is often cited in leading business publications, including The Journal of Commerce, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, CNBC and Forbes. Steve was awarded a coveted LinkedIn Live broadcast channel called “OK, Boomer TV” To learn more about Ocean Audit, head to www.oceanaudit.com.

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Business Beyond Basics provides continuing education programs that bring businesses and the community together to network, learn, and advance. Produced jointly by the Roxbury Area Chamber of Commerce and the Roxbury Public Library.  Idea to reality.  We'll help get you there.

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Hours

Today's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 8:00PM

Tomorrow's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 5:00PM

Mon, Jan 18 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jan 19 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jan 20 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jan 21 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jan 22 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jan 23 10:00AM to 3:00PM
Sun, Jan 24 10:00AM to 3:00PM

About the branch

The Roxbury Township Public Library is a municipal library serving the communities of Succasunna, Ledgewood, Landing, Berkshire Valley, Port Morris, and Kenvil. Residents of the township are eligible to a free library card which enables access to 2.8 million items across the Morris County library consortium including digital books, museum passes and more.

Upcoming events

Thu, Jan 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
Talmage Quiet Room
Join us Thursday Mornings for these upcoming reads:

Fri, Jan 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for this virtual story time with songs and stories. Stick around at the end for a craft we can do together!

Fri, Jan 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Room 2
How much do you know about Star Wars?

Mon, Jan 25, 8:30am - 9:20am
Come dance away the calories to Zumba!

Mon, Jan 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for stories and songs, then get a chance to show and tell about something that starts with our letter of the week!

Tue, Jan 26, 9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual Room 1
Chair Yoga is a gentle Yoga offering that is appropriate for nearly everyone. Modifications are offered throughout the class, allowing each student to progress at their own pace.

Tue, Jan 26, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room 2
Do a science, technology, engineering, arts, and/or math activity along with us from home!
This event is full

Wed, Jan 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Learn strategies and techniques from advanced chess players, for kindergarten - 6th graders.
This event is full

Wed, Jan 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Wolfe Room
Virtual

Wed, Jan 27, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Author, Auctioneer, Appraiser and Radio show Host Mike Ivankovich introduces you to “What Determines Value"…and reveal what your Antiques, Collectibles, and Personal Treasures are really worth today.

Thu, Jan 28, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room 2
Join us every other week for a new craft you can do at home! Pick up the supplies at the library, then join us on Zoom to do it together.
This event is full

Fri, Jan 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for this virtual story time with songs and stories. Stick around at the end for a craft we can do together!

Fri, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Room 2
Kids and adults will each paint their own canvas, then put them together to make one work of art!
This event is full

Mon, Feb 01, 8:30am - 9:20am
Come dance away the calories to Zumba!

Mon, Feb 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for stories and songs, then get a chance to show and tell about something that starts with our letter of the week!

Canceled
Mon, Feb 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Love to write? Need some friendly support and feedback? Join area writers for a collaborative workshop for inspiration, gentle critiques and guidance on how to get started.

Mon, Feb 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Room 1
Love to write? Need some friendly support and feedback? Join area writers for a collaborative workshop for inspiration, gentle critiques and guidance on how to get started.

Tue, Feb 02, 9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual Room 1
Chair Yoga is a gentle Yoga offering that is appropriate for nearly everyone. Modifications are offered throughout the class, allowing each student to progress at their own pace.

Tue, Feb 02, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room 2
Pick up the supplies from the library, then do the craft with us from home!
This event is full

Tue, Feb 02, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Create, plan, and host programs for teens in the library.

Wed, Feb 03, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual Room 1
Meets the first Wednesday of the month at 12p.

Wed, Feb 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room 1
Bring your project to the virtual session and share with fellow creators.

Wed, Feb 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Learn strategies and techniques from advanced chess players, for kindergarten - 6th graders.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room 1
In this one-hour Intro to the Ukulele class, Joe Egan from The Music Den will get you strumming common chords and patterns. Just in time to serenade your Valentine!

Fri, Feb 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for this virtual story time with songs and stories. Stick around at the end for a craft we can do together!

Mon, Feb 08, 8:30am - 9:20am
Come dance away the calories to Zumba!

Mon, Feb 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for stories and songs, then get a chance to show and tell about something that starts with our letter of the week!

Tue, Feb 09, 9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual Room 1
Chair Yoga is a gentle Yoga offering that is appropriate for nearly everyone. Modifications are offered throughout the class, allowing each student to progress at their own pace.

Tue, Feb 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room 1
Break out your apron and cook along with Chef Theresa from Jeremiah's Catering, as we explore favorite recipes from around the world.

Tue, Feb 09, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room 2
Do a science, technology, engineering, arts, and/or math activity along with us from home!
This event is full

Wed, Feb 10, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Learn strategies and techniques from advanced chess players, for kindergarten - 6th graders.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Room 1
Join us for a moving discussion of a great read!

Thu, Feb 11, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room 2
Join us every other week for a new craft you can do at home! Pick up the supplies at the library, then join us on Zoom to do it together.

Fri, Feb 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for this virtual story time with songs and stories. Stick around at the end for a craft we can do together!

Fri, Feb 12, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Surprise your valentine with a heart-felt, heart-filled creation! Take a break, get creative, and laugh with virtual friends! “Paint & Sip” a masterpiece in the comfort of your own home! Register

Sun, Feb 14, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Sign up to receive a kit to celebrate Valentine's Day at home!

Mon, Feb 15, 8:30am - 9:20am
Come dance away the calories to Zumba!

Mon, Feb 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for stories and songs, then get a chance to show and tell about something that starts with our letter of the week!

Mon, Feb 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Room 1
Meets the 3rd Monday of the month at 7pm.

Tue, Feb 16, 9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual Room 1
Chair Yoga is a gentle Yoga offering that is appropriate for nearly everyone. Modifications are offered throughout the class, allowing each student to progress at their own pace.

Tue, Feb 16, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Room 2
Pick up the supplies from the library, then do the craft with us from home!
This event is full

Tue, Feb 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Create, plan, and host programs for teens in the library.

Tue, Feb 16, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Room 1
Love music of all kinds? Put your musical knowledge to the test while having fun with other players.

Wed, Feb 17, 9:00am - 10:15am
Virtual Room 1
Carol Van Den Hende, Climate Reality Leader from MARS in Hackettstown shares evidence for climate change as well as content based on MARS use of renewables.

Wed, Feb 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Room 1
Bring your project to the virtual session and share with fellow creators.

Wed, Feb 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Learn strategies and techniques from advanced chess players, for kindergarten - 6th graders.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Room 1
Join us Thursday Mornings at 10am for these upcoming reads:

Fri, Feb 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for this virtual story time with songs and stories. Stick around at the end for a craft we can do together!