We are bombarded with messages everyday from people who want to take our time, our money and our attention. Wouldn’t it be nice to read an unsolicited email from someone in the community who genuinely wanted to help you without having their hand out at the same time?
FastSpring was founded in 2005 as a partnership of industry veterans with over 40 years experience in the e-commerce software industry, with a vision of bypassing legacy systems, addressing e-commerce customer dissatisfaction and building a robust e-commerce engine with the latest database, transactional and marketing technologies. Members of the FastSpring team pioneered key segments of previous-generation e-commerce systems and joined …
Every business owner has to communicate on a regular basis. It might be to a room of employees, a collection of customers at a tradeshow or a critically important pitch in front of potential investors. How confident you are, what your key message is and how you deliver it are all skills worth cultivating. For the past few years, Kymberlee …
One of the stimulating parts of any project is the brainstorming, sitting in front of a whiteboard thinking about all the ways you could solve the problem. Do you remember a time when you were brainstorming and the ideas were coming fast and furiously? The ideas sparked new thoughts and it was hard to keep up with the flow. That’s …
We had the opportunity to appear on local Santa Barbara Cox Cable’s Community Connections program. The host, Kirsten McLaughlin, head of Public Affairs, interviewed 805connect Ambassador Mark Sylvester in what turned out to be a lively session.
Working solo or on a project where you could use some help? Here’s a quick refresher on how to find someone in 805connect that can provide answers quickly. Once you get the hang of how to find people and make connections, you can start to build a posse that you can tap into at a moments notice.
We are trying to capture all of the business related events in the 805 region and we need your help. All we need is for you to add your events or the events you know about to the 805connect calendar. SImple.
Mike Manchak, Executive Director of the EVC and Mark Sylvester, 805connect’s Ambassador recently sat down for a conversation about economic vitality and how the he and his team are working hard to create an atmosphere that supports all phases of business activity in the region.
The Dashboard is where you see all of the activity of the network at a glance. This tutorial takes you through how to customize it.
In this week’s two minute tip you will learn why it’s important to fill out the Let’s Talk About words in your Profile.