Events for November 2014
Farmers Branch Chamber of Commerce
Oct 25 - Nov 01   Your Professional Brand - Brookhaven College
This course helps professionals define and develop the professional brand they want every part of their organization to emulate. Participants will also develop an elevator speech that they can use as an effective marketing tool and practice presentation skills to deliver the speech with confidence.
Date:   October 25, 2014 - November 1, 2014
Time:   09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Website:   http://www.BrookhavenCollege.edu
Location:   3939 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Contact:   To register call: (972) 860-4600
Date/Time Details:   October 25, and November 1, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $55
Nov 04   General Election
General Election
Early Voting starts October 20 and ends October 31
Date:   November 4, 2014
Nov 05   Branch Out Networking
Join us for an early morning networking meeting, business spotlights, and 30 second commercials. Guests welcome.
Spotlight Presenter ~ TBD
These networking opportunities are a great way to connect with others in the Chamber and community. - See more at: http://www.farmersbranchchamber.com/membership#sthash.TMEtuwyx.dpuf
Date:   November 5, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Website:   http://www.fbchamber.com
Location:   Luby's
13455 Midway Road
Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Email:   info@fbchamber.com
Date/Time Details:   7:30 AM
Fees/Admission:   $1 per person
Nov 07   November Board Meeting & Retreat
Board of Directors Meeting & Retreat
Date:   November 7, 2014
Time:   09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:   Farmers Branch City Hall
13000 William Dodson Parkway
 
Email:   rbrown@fbchamber.com
Date/Time Details:   November 7, 2014
9:00 AM
Nov 08 - Nov 15   Strategies For Email Marketing (Marketing Map and Copy Writing)
This course helps professionals define and develop the professional brand they want every part of their organization to emulate. Participants will also develop an elevator speech that they can use as an effective marketing tool and practice presentation skills to deliver the speech with confidence.
Date:   November 8, 2014 - November 15, 2014
Time:   09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Website:   http://www.BrookhavenCollege.edu
Location:   3939 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Contact:   To register call: (972) 860-4600
Date/Time Details:   November 8, and November 15, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $55
Nov 08 - Nov 15   Financing Your Small Business - Brookhaven College
This course will present the basic criteria, products, options, for small business owners looking to obtain financing. Participants will learn to assess their business' need for financing, and become familiar with the lending process. Participants will identify credit and financing opportunities for their small business. Additionally, the course will give insight on what lenders are looking for in the current credit environment so you can be best prepared when applying for financing.
Date:   November 8, 2014 - November 15, 2014
Time:   12:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Website:   http://www.BrookhavenCollege.edu
Location:   3939 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Contact:   To register call: (972) 860-4600
Date/Time Details:   November 8 and November 15, 2014 from 12: 30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $95
Nov 11   Branch Out Networking Business Afterhours
Join us for a Branch Out Networking Business After Hours Sponsored by Nuevo Leon Mex-Mex Restaurant.

 
Date:   November 11, 2014
Time:   04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Location:   12895 Josey Lane, Suite 100
Farmers Branch, TX 75234
Email:   info@fbchamber.com
Date/Time Details:   4:30 PM - 6 PM
Fees/Admission:   Drink Specials TBD
Complimentary hors d’oeuvres provided by Nuevo Leon Mex-Mex Restaurants.
Nov 13   Event at C-FB ISD Educational Foundation Unsung Heroes Breakfast

We, the  Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD Educational Foundation, are making every effort to market our 2014 Unsung Heroes Breakfast to companies and organizations that display public awareness, support of public education, and believe in community development.  We believe your firm fits this description and would greatly benefit from hearing our 2014 Keynote Speaker Jamie Vollmer, author of “Schools Cannot Do It Alone.”  Mr. Vollmer’s primary goal is to help educators and their allies remove the obstacles to progress and create schools that unfold the full potential of every child.  Your participation and support of this event will help Mr. Vollmer’s message become a reality here in Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD.  Below you will find information and details on how you can take part in this event.

 

 

2014 Unsung Heroes Breakfast information

 

Please join the C-FB ISD Educational Foundation for our annual Unsung Heroes Breakfast:

 

When:  November 13, 2014 @ 7:30am

Where:  The Dallas Palms, 2424 Marsh Lane, Carrollton, TX

Why:  To recognize those teachers in CFBISD who go above and beyond their job description and to support the Foundation’s mission of “enriching the educational opportunities within the schools of Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD”

 

Keynote:  Jaime Vollmer, Author of “Schools Cannot Do It Alone” ….learn more about our amazing speaker at:  www.jamievollmer.com/home

 

Sponsorship and ticket information can be found on the attached document or by visiting www.cfbgivingevents.org

  

We hope you and your team will consider sponsoring this fantastic event!!!

 

You and your team do not want to miss this very special morning…we are expecting a record crowd, so sign up now!

 

Respectfully,

 

Jeff Moore

Date:   November 13, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 09:00 AM
Website:   http://www.cfbgivingevents.org
Location:   The Dallas 2424 March Lane Carrollton, TX 75006
Contact:   Jeff Moore
Email:   Moorej@cfbisd.edu
Date/Time Details:   November 13, 2014 7:30-9:00am
Fees/Admission:   various sponsoship levels available
Nov 13   Education Committee Meeting
Education Committee Meeting
Date:   November 13, 2014
Time:   01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Location:   FB Chamber 2nd Floor Board Room
Email:   nfoght@fbchamber.com
Date/Time Details:   1:30 PM
Nov 14   Annual Fashion Show & Luncheon
The Farmers Branch Chamber will host it's Annual Fashion Show & Luncheon.it will showcase men's and women's fashions for 2015, provided by Dillard's of Willowbend.
The Farmers Branch Chamber will host it's Annual Fashion Show on Friday, November 8, 11:30 AM at Brookhaven Country Club. Platinum Sponsored by Dallas Medical Center, this event will showcase men and women's fashions for 2014, provided by Dillard's at Willowbend. - See more at: http://farmersbranchchamber.com/#sthash.7lgOSBpb.dpuf
Date:   November 14, 2014
Time:   11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:   Brookhaven Country Club
3333 Golfing Green Drive
Email:   info@fbchamber.com
Date/Time Details:   11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Fees/Admission:   $30 per person | $300 per table of 10
Reservations Required, contact the Chamber offices at 972-243-8966 for reservations and details.
Nov 19   Branch Out Networking
Join us for an early morning networking meeting, business spotlights, and 30 second commercials. Guests welcome.
Spotlight Presenter ~ TBD
These networking opportunities are a great way to connect with others in the Chamber and community. - See more at: http://www.farmersbranchchamber.com/membership#sthash.TMEtuwyx.dpuf
Date:   November 19, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Website:   http://www.fbchamber.com
Location:   Luby's
13455 Midway Road
Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Email:   info@fbchamber.com
Date/Time Details:   7:30 AM
Fees/Admission:   $1 per person
Nov 20   Google Plus Your Business
Google Plus is Google’s third attempt at a social media platform and it looks like this one is going to make it, mainly due to its role in search Engine Optimization. This means it is time for businesses to set up their Google Plus page and add it to their social media marketing strategy.
 
This hands on workshop will focus on:
  • Linking your Gmail, YouTube and  Google Plus account
  • Setting up your Google Plus Page
  • Verifying your location with Google
  • Uploading your cover picture
  • Building Your Circles and Community
  • How to promote your products and services
  • Producing content to go viral
  • The role of Video on Google Plus
 
Your speaker, J.R. Atkins has been working with individuals, executives and small businesses since 1993 and on Social Media since 2008. He has a BA from Texas A&M University and an MBA from The University of Phoenix, Dallas Campus. He has published 3 books Success Simplified, Social Media 2.0 and Road Map to Success.

 
Date:   November 20, 2014
Time:   03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Location:   Farmers Branch Community Recreation Center
14050 Heartside Place
Farmers Branch, TX 75234
Contact:   Lara Orlic
Email:   info@fbchamber.com
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, November 20
3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Fees/Admission:   $60 Per Person

Special Rates
This is workshop 3 in a 3-part workshop series with J.R. Atkins, Something Different Companies. Register for all 3 for $145 per person! To redeem this discount contact Lara Orlic at info@fbchamber.com.