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May ConnectED Seminar: It Starts With YOU! Building a personal brand for your business
May
22
6:00 PM18:00

May ConnectED Seminar: It Starts With YOU! Building a personal brand for your business

This workshop will cover practical steps you can use to uncover your superpowers and develop a personal brand statement that clearly differentiates you and sets you apart in a noisy marketplace. Presented by local marketing expert & co-founder of Ideas Collide, Rebecca Clyde.

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Arizona Historic Preservation Conference
Jun
6
to Jun 8

Arizona Historic Preservation Conference

Co-sponsored by Local First Arizona. Arizona State Historic Preservation Office and Arizona State Parks and Trails present the 16th annual Arizona Historic Preservation Conference, this time arriving at the midcentury modern hotel gem, Hotel Valley Ho, in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale.

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For(u)m: Showcasing 19th Avenue Bus Tour
Apr
25
4:00 PM16:00

For(u)m: Showcasing 19th Avenue Bus Tour

For its third bus tour, For(u)m returns to Phoenix to showcase perhaps its most established corridor yet, northbound along 19th Avenue. Taken together, the area features some of the most diverse and established communities along light rail: with an enormous immigrant and refugee population to the south, and million-dollar estates to the north and east.

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NAZ Business Coalition Gathering - Community Banking Month - Cottonwood
Apr
11
5:30 PM17:30

NAZ Business Coalition Gathering - Community Banking Month - Cottonwood

Join Local First Arizona, Small Batch Wine and Spirits, Rainbow's End and The State Bar at the Old Town Square in Old Town Cottonwood for an evening networking opportunity and movie screening of The Big Short with fellow independent businesses, our community banks and credit unions, and local leaders.

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March ConnectED Seminar: Building Legacy Through Your Business (Panel Discussion)
Mar
29
6:00 PM18:00

March ConnectED Seminar: Building Legacy Through Your Business (Panel Discussion)

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Building a legacy is not for the faint of heart. It takes drive, passion, motivation, and a lot of visioning. Join us for a panel discussion with distinct business owners, Joe Johnston (Agritopia), Craig DeMarco (Upward Projects), and Jan Wichayanuparp (Sweet Republic), and hear their story and their path to creating legacy in Arizona.

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NAZ Business Coalition Gathering - Community Banking Month - Payson
Mar
29
5:30 PM17:30

NAZ Business Coalition Gathering - Community Banking Month - Payson

Join Local First Arizona and Desert Financial Credit Union in Payson for an evening networking opportunity in celebration of Community Banking Month. Meet fellow independent businesses, our community banks and credit unions, and local leaders on Thursday, March 29th, 2018 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

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February Business Webinar: The Art and Strategy Behind Effective Instagram Marketing
Feb
27
10:00 AM10:00

February Business Webinar: The Art and Strategy Behind Effective Instagram Marketing

With 800 million active users per month, Instagram is a social media juggernaut. In this webinar, Quinn Tempest - digital strategist and designer based in Downtown Phoenix - will cover the fine balance between art and strategy on effective Instagram accounts

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February Member Gathering: Taliesin West (Frank Lloyd Wright's Desert Home)
Feb
21
6:00 PM18:00

February Member Gathering: Taliesin West (Frank Lloyd Wright's Desert Home)

You won't want to miss our next Member Gathering at the iconic Taliesin West! Built in 1937 by world-renowned architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, Taliesin was more than a winter home. It was a place for creativity, learning, and still houses architecture students to this day. Discover this historic landmark through tours and enjoy starlight on the Garden Room Lawn. 

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January Business Webinar: How to Get Your Business Out of Your Brain
Jan
30
10:00 AM10:00

January Business Webinar: How to Get Your Business Out of Your Brain

Consider the possibility that for your business to truly flourish, you don't have to do everything by yourself. Join in for our first webinar of the season, and learn how to get your business out of your brain so that you can delegate responsibilities and get back to building your business!

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For(u)m: Peter Kageyama "Love Where You Live"
Jan
16
7:00 PM19:00

For(u)m: Peter Kageyama "Love Where You Live"

LFA For(u)m is proud to welcome back our Rural Policy Forum keynote, Peter Kageyama, author of the critically-acclaimed book "For the Love of Cities," and its followup, "Love Where You Live." The books each delve into the psychological connections of people to place, especially as they manifest through community-driven social investment. "For the Love of Cities" was named an urbanism "Top 10 Book" in 2012 by Planetizen. What causes people to emotionally connect to where they live?

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Leveraging Your Listing: Local First AZ Directory Workshop
Dec
7
5:30 PM17:30

Leveraging Your Listing: Local First AZ Directory Workshop

We’ve made some major improvements to our Local First Arizona Directory. Now members have access to an abundance of new features and statistic tools to help track their engagement. Join us with your computer as we walk you through the short process of updating your listing with this hands-on workshop. 

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The Sustainable Living Forum Localist Food, Scraps, & Composting
Nov
16
5:30 PM17:30

The Sustainable Living Forum Localist Food, Scraps, & Composting

The Sustainable Living Forum an educational series of speaking events, where experts in the community will share their thoughts and encourage discussion about a different topic each month. The goal of the series is to inform and empower guests on how to live a more sustainable lifestyle. 

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