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September Lunch Meeting

Becoming a Competent Leader for Your Clients

True leadership isn’t simply a job role. It’s about setting a clear direction and engaging a team in positive motivation, behaviors, and communications to accomplish a unified goal.

Competent professionals recognize and engage in effective leadership skills whether working with employees, vendors, or clients, and in doing so, they increase the success of everyone involved.

This workshop focuses on engaging your leadership skills for the benefit of your clients. As such, participants will learn:

  • The main traits of a successful leader and how they apply to working with clients.

    Karen D. Nutter, Certified Master Coach
  • How to create a client-focused team.
  • How to recognize the basic communication styles of others, and how to adjust your style to increase your connection and influence.
  • The benefits of active listening in business relationship building.

Date: Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Time: Check-in and social time begins at 11:30 a.m. Our lunch and program will begin promptly at noon.

Location:  Seasons 52, located at 5096 Big Island Drive in the Town Center of Jacksonville

Cost (includes lunch): $25 members; $30 guests

Click here to register for this lunch on Eventbrite today!


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June 2018 Speed Networking Highlights

WIFS NEFL Speed Networking
WIFS NEFL 2018 Speed Networking

WIFS Northeast Florida members and guests gathered at Wicked Barley Brewing Company on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 for a speed networking event. With delicious appetizers, refreshing craft beer and wine, and one-on-one conversations with everyone in attendance, it was a great evening!

To see all pictures from this event, please click on the icon below to view our Facebook album.



Announcements, Membership Meetings, Socials

June Special Event: Speed Networking

 Speed Networking: A Quick Way to Expand Your Professional Contacts

We all know networking can be one of the most powerful and productive activities you can do to launch and manage your career. At our June meeting, we’ll take networking to the next level by combining networking with the concept of speed dating for a fun, structured, and interactive way for you to network an entire room in a short amount of time in an innovative and fun, social environment. Come join us to maximize your connections while having fun!

We will have the whole back of the brewery–inside of the brewery!–to ourselves for an intimate space in which to mingle and get to know each other. Craft beer or wine plus hors d’oeuvres are included.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

6:00 – 6:30, check in / social time / hors d’oeuvres

6:30 – 6:45, WIFS business

6:45 – 7:45, speed networking event

7:45 – 8:00, dessert samplers

Space for this special event is limited, so be sure to register early. And don’t forget to bring a lot of business cards to share with the other attendees. Cost (includes craft beer or wine and hors d’oeuvres)

$25 members

$30 non-members

Thank you to our Speed Networking Special Sponsor:

Click here to register for this special evening event on Eventbrite today!


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May 2018 Membership Meeting Highlights

Laurie Lee and Angela Brown
May guest presenter, Laurie Lee, Esq., with WIFS NEFL president Angela Brown

On Tuesday, May 8, 2018, WIFS Northeast Florida members and guests attended the May lunch meeting at Seasons 52. Laurie Lee, attorney and owner of Elevate Business Law, discussed her Legal Infrastructure Map for service-based businesses. She provided valuable insight and guidance for advisors to use with their clients.

To see all pictures from this event, please click on the icon below to view our Facebook album.