Who We Are

Local Chapters of Business Women is a networking group currently serving women in Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Estero, Bonita Springs, Naples, Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, North Port, Englewood, Venice, Sarasota, and the surrounding cities, who want to develop personally and professionally. We are dedicated to assisting women advance their business skills through networking, personal development, and the sharing of resources. We encourage participation at events specifically designed for effective business networking for women. We continue to grow and lead the way as one of the most respected and valuable organization for women in business today. By becoming a member of Local Chapters of Business Women you will be part of a large organization that offers you empowerment and support for you and your business.

Welcome New Members

888-221-6683

3195 Commerce Parkway North Port Fl 34289

Angela Palermo

812-325-0703

14051 Jetport Loop Fort Myers 33913

Laurie Ragle

941-624-5966

2370 Harbor Blvd. Port Charlotte FL 33952

Victoria Naekel

941-629-7600

992 Tamiami Trail Port Charlotte FL 33953

Carri Skowronek

941-624-5966

2370 Harbor Blvd. Port Charlotte FL 33952

Christine Nestor

941-257-2122

1143 N. Toledo Blade Blvd. North Port FL 34288

Dayna Johnson

941-356-9017

11085 Cherry Hill Ave Circle Bradenton FL 34202

Rosemarie Pearcey

941-257-2122

1143 N. Toledo Blade Blvd. North Port FL 34288

Amy M. Schuldt

239-247-2133

1230 Gasparilla Drive Fort Myers FL 33901

Kimber Cook

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The Top Nine Marketing & Sales Strategies

The Top Nine Marketing & Sales Strategies

what’s your marketing strategy handwritten on whiteboard The Top Nine Marketing & Sales Strategies Oliver Wendell Holmes said, “The great thing in life is not where we stand, but what direction we are moving.” No matter what business you work in, a “business as usual” mindset will insure your competitors are making more money than you are. If you don’t stand out from the competition you may find yourself stood up by your [Read More...]
Is Believing Enough?

Is Believing Enough?

Is Believing Enough? We have heard that if we believe in something we can create it. But is believing enough to create what it is that we desire? Believing is a good start, but in order to create what we want we need to go beyond. Let me tell you a story that will illustrate what it is that I am talking about. Imagine that you are buying furniture for your living room. You went to the furniture department and you found the perfect pieces. You [Read More...]
To Sell Better, Make ‘Em Laugh

To Sell Better, Make ‘Em Laugh

  Laughing releases oxytocin, known as the “bonding hormone,” into the body’s system. When a salesperson and customer laugh together it builds trust and empathy and helps remove the customer’s body armor. Here are seven tips that can help you make the customer laugh. Know your audience. Don’t try to be funny with somebody you don’t know. They may not get it if they don’t share your values and assumptions. Don’t try to use [Read More...]
Effective Time Management

Effective Time Management

Many people go through life satisfied with status quo, stomping ants, handling the routine, not reaching their God-given potential. Others make Hippos fly, reaching their potential, accomplishing something major. Which type of person do you want to be? The two major components of time management are practice and purpose. The practice component refers to what you do with the minutes of your day. The purpose component refers to finding and knowing [Read More...]
Blogs

Blogs

The Benefits of Networking Is Believing Enough? We have heard that if we believe in something we can create it. But is believing enough to create what it is that we desire? Believing is a good start, but in order to create what we want we need to go beyond. Let me tell you a story that will illustrate what it is that I am talking about. Imagine that you are buying furniture for your living room. You went to the furniture department and you [Read More...]
You’re Always Public Speaking So Be Prepared

You’re Always Public Speaking So Be Prepared

Public Speaking Microphone Speech Words 3d Illustration You’re Always Public Speaking So Be Prepared By: Maria Davies The funny thing about presenting and public speaking is that the majority of people will tell you they don’t enjoy it and/or aren’t very good at it. And yet regardless of who they are and what they do, most of the speaking they do on a day-to-day basis IS public speaking. You see, mostly when we talk to [Read More...]
3 Tips to Easily Close the Sale

3 Tips to Easily Close the Sale

“Sales is something you do for someone, not to someone” Bob ProctorTrying to close a sale can often times feel inauthentic, stressful and forced. And when that happens, you can guarantee that more than likely, you will not be signing on a new client. Because a forced closing of the sale is a surefire way to turn off the client and lose the sale.And because many of us feel awkward in a closing of the sale process, we often try too [Read More...]
How to Make a Good First Impression “Bill Lampton, PhD.”

How to Make a Good First Impression “Bill Lampton, PhD.”

We have all heard this warning: “You never get a second chance to make a good first impression.” Also, psychologists, writers, and seminar leaders caution that we only have from seven to seventeen seconds of interacting with strangers before they form an opinion of us. With this widely acknowledged pressure to “make our case” instantly, here are my seven tips for making your first impression strongly positive. The greatest way to make a [Read More...]
Women of Working Age

Women of Working Age

Women of Working Age There were 127.1 million working age women (16 years of age and older, civilian non-institutional population) in the U.S. in 2013 – 72.7 million were in the labor force.1 Of the 127 million women of working age, 99.5 million were White, 16.6 million were Black or African American, 7.1 million were Asian, and 18.7 million were of Hispanic or Latino ethnicity.2,3 Between 2012 and 2022 the number of women in the civilian [Read More...]
How To Get More Leads To Your Business

How To Get More Leads To Your Business

If you are struggling to get leads to your business or just don’t know how to get more traffic to your website then look no further. Below are a few ways to get free leads as well as how to get cheap leads through paid ads (depending on on your business). 1. You can create a mailing list. When a customer or person comes onto your website you can have them opt in to your newsletter or after the sale you can have them opt in to receive [Read More...]