March 12, 2013 - Tuesday
Charting Your Own Path to Entrepreneurial Freedom
Have you ever dreamed about launching your own business but didn’t know how to get started?
Millions of people currently feel trapped in their jobs, but finding a way to break free, without taking huge risks, has been an elusive dream until now.
In this workshop we will walk you through the step-by-step process of first finding a product, developing a business strategy, formulating a marketing plan, and begin generating the income necessary to leave your current job.
Along the way we will give you plenty of examples of people, like you, who have blazed similar trails.
For those of you who need help on this journey, we will fill you in on the upcoming Empire of One course framed around a 10-week process for creating your own one-person business empire.
The freedom you’re craving may closer than you think. Join us and find out how.
NOTE: Free food, drinks, and refreshments will be provided.
EVENT: Is There a Business in You?
DATE: March 12, 2013 - Tuesday
LOCATION: DaVinci Institute, 511 E. South Boulder Road, Louisville, CO 80027
DIRECTIONS: Driving Directions
COST: $0, Members: Free, SuperMembers: Free
TOPIC: Charting Your Own Path to Entrepreneurial Freedom
SPEAKERS: Dave Taylor, Thomas Frey
SPEAKER: Dave Taylor
Senior Fellow at the DaVinci Institute; Blogger, Speaker, Workshop Facilitator and Radio Host
Dave Taylor is the consummate solo entrepreneur. As the author of 24 books including The Complete Idiot's Guide to Growing Your Business with Google(Penguin/Alpha) (widely hailed as a must-read by business experts), and editor/producer of the award-winning AskDaveTaylor.com tech Q&A site, he's also a columnist for various print publications, a widely read film critic and popular videographer with clients like Intel Corporation, Kingston Technology and TrackVia Corporation.
In addition to his entrepreneurial ventures, Dave is a Senior Fellow for the DaVinci Institute and a gifted professional speaker lending his thought leadership and expertise to dozens of tech conferences every year.
For the last fifteen years, Dave has run his own one-person business, Intuitive Systems, LLC, with no employees and no boss: he brings in contractors as needed without the complicated tax and management infrastructure of a funded startup.
SPEAKER: Thomas Frey
Executive Director and Senior Futurist at the DaVinci Institute
Thomas Frey is Executive Director and Senior Futurist at the DaVinci Institute as well as Google top rated futurist speaker.
As part of the celebrity speaking circuit, Tom continually pushes the envelope of understanding, creating fascinating images of the world to come. His keynote talks on futurist topics have captivated people ranging from high level government officials to executives in Fortune 500 companies including NASA, IBM, AT&T, Hewlett-Packard, Lucent Technologies, First Data, Boeing, Capital One, Bell Canada, Visa, Ford Motor Company, Qwest, Allied Signal, Hunter Douglas, Direct TV, International Council of Shopping Centers, National Association of Federal Credit Unions, Times of India, Leaders in Dubai, and many more.
Because of his work inspiring inventors and other revolutionary thinkers, Tom has been referred to as the modern "Father of Invention" and the "Dean of Futurists." Before launching the DaVinci Institute, Tom spent 15 years at IBM as an engineer and designer where he received over 270 awards, more than any other IBM engineer.