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The L-I-F-E Model for Determining Your Insurance Needs

On a list of things that could be classified as “widely known, but barely understood,” Life Insurance would rank quite high. As a concept, it’s something that every living American adult is surely aware of in some capacity—through a national ad campaign, an...

Managing Risk: How Your Approach to Reviews Can Quickly Help or Hurt Your Business

As you’re reading this post, it can be stated with almost 100% certainty that you’ve also read reviews online, intentionally, for a product or service you were seeking to purchase. You’ve likely even left one. The power of reviews is no mystery to most of us on the...

Organize, Simplify, Plan Your Financial Life with RFC Financial Planners

What is the cost of not having one’s finances organized, simplified, and planned? Without putting a precise number to it—depending on the situation, the costs could end up as high as five, six, or seven-plus figures. Beyond this, problems can extend past more just...

Four Effective Ways to Finance Your Home Improvement Dream

With the stubbornly high rates in today’s real estate market—especially compared to the sub-5% fixed rates that are still held by many—it’s becoming more common for homeowners to choose to stay in place longer and enhance their existing properties rather than...

Projects for Protecting What’s Important

We’ve all heard the old cliche stemming from a famous Napoleon quote, “if you want something done right, do it yourself.” At times this wisdom rings profoundly true—but more often than not, the difficult work is better left to the professionals. This is obvious, but...

How the Wrong Tax Preparer Could Cost You HUGE

With nothing as certain in this world as ‘death and taxes,’ famously according to Benjamin Franklin—and the legal and cost implications of those tax filings—shouldn’t we also be certain about their accuracy? Today’s presenting member—Certified Public Accountant and...

Getting What You Need to Level Up Your Presence

If you’re in business, then you’re in sales. This truism isn’t a new one. It’s a concept that for years has animated motivational posters, books, talks, startup cultures, and management meetings alike. Every business, technology, and communications role—whether...

Action Items to Accomplish a Big Audacious Goal

For those of us who set a BHAG (big hairy audacious goal) for 2024—how is progress going? Chronologically speaking, we should be 35-40% of the way toward our annual totals now in mid April. Are you on track for this year’s goals? For our presenter today, member and...

The Art of Working to Do What You Love

Imagine: The morning light pokes you awake. Crisp, optimistic, sunbeams fill the room. You don’t toss or hit ‘snooze’. You don’t mire in the battles already mapped out for your day; the stench of dread only exists as a fading memory. You jump up, excited—no, elated—to...

Where People Can Flourish

“When I dreamt of Arbonne, I wanted it to be a place where people could flourish.” - Arbonne founder Petter Morck What does flourishing look like for you? For many, it’s more free time or at least control over their working hours. It could be achieving financial...

Member Spotlights

The L-I-F-E Model for Determining Your Insurance Needs

The L-I-F-E Model for Determining Your Insurance Needs

On a list of things that could be classified as “widely known, but barely understood,” Life Insurance would rank quite high. As a concept, it’s something that every living American adult is surely aware of in some capacity—through a national ad campaign, an...

Four Effective Ways to Finance Your Home Improvement Dream

Four Effective Ways to Finance Your Home Improvement Dream

With the stubbornly high rates in today’s real estate market—especially compared to the sub-5% fixed rates that are still held by many—it’s becoming more common for homeowners to choose to stay in place longer and enhance their existing properties rather than...

Projects for Protecting What’s Important

Projects for Protecting What’s Important

We’ve all heard the old cliche stemming from a famous Napoleon quote, “if you want something done right, do it yourself.” At times this wisdom rings profoundly true—but more often than not, the difficult work is better left to the professionals. This is obvious, but...

How the Wrong Tax Preparer Could Cost You HUGE

How the Wrong Tax Preparer Could Cost You HUGE

With nothing as certain in this world as ‘death and taxes,’ famously according to Benjamin Franklin—and the legal and cost implications of those tax filings—shouldn’t we also be certain about their accuracy? Today’s presenting member—Certified Public Accountant and...

Getting What You Need to Level Up Your Presence

Getting What You Need to Level Up Your Presence

If you’re in business, then you’re in sales. This truism isn’t a new one. It’s a concept that for years has animated motivational posters, books, talks, startup cultures, and management meetings alike. Every business, technology, and communications role—whether...

Action Items to Accomplish a Big Audacious Goal

Action Items to Accomplish a Big Audacious Goal

For those of us who set a BHAG (big hairy audacious goal) for 2024—how is progress going? Chronologically speaking, we should be 35-40% of the way toward our annual totals now in mid April. Are you on track for this year’s goals? For our presenter today, member and...

The Art of Working to Do What You Love

The Art of Working to Do What You Love

Imagine: The morning light pokes you awake. Crisp, optimistic, sunbeams fill the room. You don’t toss or hit ‘snooze’. You don’t mire in the battles already mapped out for your day; the stench of dread only exists as a fading memory. You jump up, excited—no, elated—to...

Events

Showcasing Our Impact

Showcasing Our Impact

Today, in lieu of our featured member presenter, we opened our doors wide and invited local businesses in to experience a special version of one of our meetings. While visitors are welcome every week and are allowed two free visits per term before an application is...

How Teams are Built

How Teams are Built

Today, rather than run a normal meeting with a feature presenter, our members kicked back, grabbed coffee, ate too much bacon, and had an awesome morning of well-earned business fellowship. For the last week of each month we like to toss out the normal schedule and...

Spring Visitor Showcase this Wednesday April 26

Spring Visitor Showcase this Wednesday April 26

COME JOIN US! Join us Wednesday, April 26th for a morning of professional networking and small business growth! 7am Visitor's ShowcaseBorder 2 Border Business ConnectionsDexter UMC Cafe7643 Huron River Dr, Dexter, MI 48130 AGENDARefreshments and treats will be...

October Business Showcase Visitor’s Event

October Business Showcase Visitor’s Event

Join us Wednesday, October 12 for a morning of professional networking and small business growth! AGENDA Refreshments and treats will be provided. 7:00am Open Networking7:15am Education Spot7:30am Introductions and Referral Asks7:45am Special Presentation8:15am Member...

Resources

How to Deliver an Effective Presentation

How to Deliver an Effective Presentation

This post is from an Education Spot delivered by member Matt Hall of Hierank Marketing Solutions. Research by Prezi found that 92% of presenters say that presentations are critical to their success, but only 23% of presenters feel they are effective at creating and...

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All Updates

The L-I-F-E Model for Determining Your Insurance Needs

On a list of things that could be classified as “widely known, but barely understood,” Life Insurance would rank quite high. As a concept, it’s something that every living American adult is surely aware of in some capacity—through a national ad campaign, an...

Four Effective Ways to Finance Your Home Improvement Dream

With the stubbornly high rates in today’s real estate market—especially compared to the sub-5% fixed rates that are still held by many—it’s becoming more common for homeowners to choose to stay in place longer and enhance their existing properties rather than...

Projects for Protecting What’s Important

We’ve all heard the old cliche stemming from a famous Napoleon quote, “if you want something done right, do it yourself.” At times this wisdom rings profoundly true—but more often than not, the difficult work is better left to the professionals. This is obvious, but...

How the Wrong Tax Preparer Could Cost You HUGE

With nothing as certain in this world as ‘death and taxes,’ famously according to Benjamin Franklin—and the legal and cost implications of those tax filings—shouldn’t we also be certain about their accuracy? Today’s presenting member—Certified Public Accountant and...

Getting What You Need to Level Up Your Presence

If you’re in business, then you’re in sales. This truism isn’t a new one. It’s a concept that for years has animated motivational posters, books, talks, startup cultures, and management meetings alike. Every business, technology, and communications role—whether...

Action Items to Accomplish a Big Audacious Goal

For those of us who set a BHAG (big hairy audacious goal) for 2024—how is progress going? Chronologically speaking, we should be 35-40% of the way toward our annual totals now in mid April. Are you on track for this year’s goals? For our presenter today, member and...

The Art of Working to Do What You Love

Imagine: The morning light pokes you awake. Crisp, optimistic, sunbeams fill the room. You don’t toss or hit ‘snooze’. You don’t mire in the battles already mapped out for your day; the stench of dread only exists as a fading memory. You jump up, excited—no, elated—to...

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