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Professional Development [clear filter]
Friday, February 21
 

10:00am EST

Branding, Storytelling, and Leveraging Paid Media for Wood Businesses
Branding, Storytelling, and Leveraging Paid Media for Wood Businesses
Steve Larosiliere from Acres of Timber will talk about the successful ways to go from niche to mainstream through his unique process of telling your origin story, sharing your journey, and monetizing it through products and services. He also talks about how to grow your brand using paid media to grow your audience and amplify your message to larger audiences. Steve will go over how to find your 'WHY', how to build and identify your perfect target audience, and what the right way and platform to do paid advertising.


Speakers

Friday February 21, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am EST
Room 106

10:00am EST

Navigating Brands as a Micro-Influencer
So you can swipe up on Instagram with 10k followers but your years away from hitting that 100k milestone, now what?  How do you stand out from the growing crowd of influencers to get a partnership with a brand when budgets are small and the numbers are not in your favor?  Join Adam Beasley from Lazy Guy DIY with the people behind Kreg Tool, Calavera Tool Works, Wall Control and DFM Tool Works to see how they work with partners and why it's important to look beyond just trying to earn a quick buck.


Friday February 21, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am EST
Room 105

10:00am EST

Your Doing It Wrong
Have you ever felt inadequate? Why is your follower count not going anywhere? Are you having problems getting it up? Why are you such a worthless piece of garbage? All great questions. We'll discuss harnessing your passion in order to help develop a more genuine relationship with your audience and sponsors, something that will have a massive impact on your happiness and ability to "make it" as a content creator. We'll also acknowledge several common pitfalls that creators encounter on the path to establishing their brand and how to avoid those. Naughty words like algorithm, formula, and analytics are not allowed at our talk. Available for just 2 easy payments of $2,000.


Friday February 21, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am EST
Room 103

1:15pm EST

1:15pm EST

Developing Original Designs and Unique Collaborations
Enhance your creativity in this interactive session!  Whether you’ve been creating your own designs for years or have always used prepared plans, this session will help you step up your game by showing you how to tap your brain and the brains of others to create amazing original works – be it on your own or via exciting collaborations.  Be Creative – Be Unique – Be Awesome!

Speakers

Friday February 21, 2020 1:15pm - 2:15pm EST
Room 102

1:15pm EST

Passive Income Streams

Friday February 21, 2020 1:15pm - 2:15pm EST
Room 103

1:15pm EST

Unique Growth Strategies - Developing Ideas, Streams of Revenue and Mindset in a Crowded Marketplace
Whether you're trying to turn your passion into your dream job or you're a full time content creator trying to take your business to another level, I will show you my process for developing unique ideas, products, and an entrepreneurial mindset. There's no shortcut to success, but developing a business plan that brings you outside the umbrella of sponsors, ad revenue and affiliate links, can jump start you toward a fulfilling career that focuses on long term success and not just short term popularity. 


Friday February 21, 2020 1:15pm - 2:45pm EST
Room 105

4:00pm EST

Digital Buisness Tools
Setting Up Systems to Tame the Whirlwind
Are you losing track of orders, invoices, inquiries, upcoming projects or one of 100 other things in the whirlwind you have to deal with as a small business owner every month? Setting up systems for your business can not only help you keep track of things, but they can optimize your business and clear your head space. Stop worrying and start setting up systems to tame the whirlwind.


Friday February 21, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
Room 103

4:00pm EST

Embracing the Struggle - growing on YouTube
Jonny Lambert and Mike Clifford have two different but similar paths to finding success on YouTube and other social platforms. Find out how they wade through the highs and lows of growing a YouTube audience by embracing the struggle. They'll give you insight how they navigate the constantly changing landscape of YouTube and how a "winning mindset" can help you too.  


Friday February 21, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
Room 105

4:00pm EST

Improving Workflow In Your Space
Are you using your workspace correctly/efficiently?
We will talk about making the most out of space, whether it is a garage, large shop, shed, on the go in a trailer.
Do you keep your WORKBENCHs mobile?
Can you move from one tool to the other effectively, in the order that builds should happen?
Can you do multiple cuts/builds at your workspace?
Join us and learn how to make the most of YOUR space. 

Speakers
SE

Stevie Estler

Built By Stevie


Friday February 21, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
Room 106
 
Saturday, February 22
 

10:00am EST

Your Doing It Wrong
Have you ever felt inadequate? Why is your follower count not going anywhere? Are you having problems getting it up? Why are you such a worthless piece of garbage? All great questions. We'll discuss harnessing your passion in order to help develop a more genuine relationship with your audience and sponsors, something that will have a massive impact on your happiness and ability to "make it" as a content creator. We'll also acknowledge several common pitfalls that creators encounter on the path to establishing their brand and how to avoid those. Naughty words like algorithm, formula, and analytics are not allowed at our talk. Available for just 2 easy payments of $2,000.


Saturday February 22, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am EST
Room 103

10:00am EST

Brands and Influencers: Where Things Come Together
Join The Licursi Group and members of its esteemed ambassador group, Marc Spagnuolo (aka @WoodWhisperer), Charlee Angles (aka @BuildandCreateHome) and Rob Rein (aka @GingerWoodworks) to discuss the ins and outs of influencer marketing. Learn how brands--and their agencies--put collaborations together and how to form long-lasting relationships, regardless of the size of your account. Plus, uncover the specifics of our ongoing programs, including those for Big Time Products' Firm Grip Gloves and The Hillman Group's new line of fasteners, PowerPro. This is NOT a #sponsoredpost.

Speakers
RR

Rob Rein

Ginger Woodworks
CA

Charlee Angles

Build and Create Home
MS

Marc Spagnuolo

The Wood Whisperer

Sponsors

Saturday February 22, 2020 10:00am - 11:15am EST
Room 105

10:00am EST

Unique Growth Strategies - Developing Ideas, Streams of Revenue and Mindset in a Crowded Marketplace
Whether you're trying to turn your passion into your dream job or you're a full time content creator trying to take your business to another level, I will show you my process for developing unique ideas, products, and an entrepreneurial mindset. There's no shortcut to success, but developing a business plan that brings you outside the umbrella of sponsors, ad revenue and affiliate links, can jump start you toward a fulfilling career that focuses on long term success and not just short term popularity. 


Saturday February 22, 2020 10:00am - 11:15am EST
Room 104

1:15pm EST

Branding, Storytelling, and Leveraging Paid Media for Wood Businesses
Branding, Storytelling, and Leveraging Paid Media for Wood Businesses
Steve Larosiliere from Acres of Timber will talk about the successful ways to go from niche to mainstream through his unique process of telling your origin story, sharing your journey, and monetizing it through products and services. He also talks about how to grow your brand using paid media to grow your audience and amplify your message to larger audiences. Steve will go over how to find your 'WHY', how to build and identify your perfect target audience, and what the right way and platform to do paid advertising.


Speakers

Saturday February 22, 2020 1:15pm - 1:30pm EST
Room 105

1:15pm EST

1:15pm EST

Passive Income Streams

Saturday February 22, 2020 1:15pm - 2:15pm EST
Room 103

4:00pm EST

Digital Buisness Tools
Setting Up Systems to Tame the Whirlwind
Are you losing track of orders, invoices, inquiries, upcoming projects or one of 100 other things in the whirlwind you have to deal with as a small business owner every month? Setting up systems for your business can not only help you keep track of things, but they can optimize your business and clear your head space. Stop worrying and start setting up systems to tame the whirlwind.


Saturday February 22, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
Room 103

4:00pm EST

Embracing the Struggle - growing on YouTube
Jonny Lambert and Mike Clifford have two different but similar paths to finding success on YouTube and other social platforms. Find out how they wade through the highs and lows of growing a YouTube audience by embracing the struggle. They'll give you insight how they navigate the constantly changing landscape of YouTube and how a "winning mindset" can help you too.  


Saturday February 22, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
Room 105

4:00pm EST

Improving Workflow In Your Space
Are you using your workspace correctly/efficiently?
We will talk about making the most out of space, whether it is a garage, large shop, shed, on the go in a trailer.
Do you keep your WORKBENCHs mobile?
Can you move from one tool to the other effectively, in the order that builds should happen?
Can you do multiple cuts/builds at your workspace?
Join us and learn how to make the most of YOUR space. 

Speakers
SE

Stevie Estler

Built By Stevie


Saturday February 22, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
Room 106