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Fall Social @ Schroeders!

[ October 2, 2014; 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Please join us this Thursday, October 2, 2014 at our old home, Schroeder’s.

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BNI Connect Updates (June 2013)

Short video showing some of the new updates in the June 24, 2013 “Tranche 7″ release of BNI Connect.

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My Ideal Referral

My ideal referral would involve the entire chapter!

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IRS Fraud Alert

There is a scam (likely by some organized crime outfit) where people steal someone’s social security number and then file their tax return early in the season and have the refund sent to a vacant building.  Guarantee Mortgage has seen a few of these scams this year and is currently  working on  purchase that is […]

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Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones Approves 45% Workers’ Comp Hike for July 1, 2012

The article below is re-blogged from the Workers’ Comp Executive
Wednesday May 30, 2012
FLASH REPORT!
Jones Approves 45% Workers’ Comp Hike for 7/1s
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California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones went against a unified front of labor and employer representatives siding with the insurance industry and the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau (WCIRB) in approving a 8.3% increase mid-year […]

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Barbary Insurance Brokerage becomes a member of United Valley Insurance Services

We are pleased to announce that Barbary Insurance Brokerage has joined United Valley effective June 1, 2012.  United Valley is an insurance cluster of highly reputable, independently owned, property and liability agencies that pool their business to improve access to coverage.  This strategic move gives Barbary Insurance Brokerage access to more insurance carriers and provides us […]

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SF MoMa

[ February 23, 2012; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ] BNI Embarcadero social: SF MoMa! Thursday, February 23 @ 5:30.

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Kay Heatherly’s New Professional Video

Kay Heatherly’s Emotional Freedom Techique

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International Law Panel

[ November 1, 2010; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Angela Warren of Warren Law Firm will be speaking as part of a panel on international law.

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Win a FREE Massage at my Open House on Sep 16th!

[ September 16, 2010; 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] As of August 1st I’ve moved to a new healing center. Come help me celebrate!

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Crazy Hat Day

Gil Zeimer is at it again. Making this the best damn BNI chapter anywhere.

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BNI Embarcadero Mixer / Pot Luck

[ August 12, 2010; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] BNI will be providing some Refreshments and Light snacks. We are asking that everyone bring a dish and maybe a bottle to share. Potlucks have been successful and fun in the past and I am sure that this one can be too.

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Social Media 101 – Learn all about Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and how you can use them to attract more customers and increase sales

[ June 17, 2010; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Do you feel confused when it comes to using social media? Do terms like “Tweets”, “Tagging” and “Social networking” sound like a foreign language to you?

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How I Used LinkedIn to Help a Fellow Website Designer . . . and Build Name Recognition for My Company

I was inspired by a meeting I had with Bob Gates and Nadja Specht this morning in which we talked in quite some detail about social networking–and how you can make it work for your business.

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Pirate Day is Wed., 5/12 — Memory Hooks

“Yo ho, yo ho, a pirate’s life for me…”
Jack Sparrow won’t be there. Neither will Captain Hook, Blackbeard, Henry Morgan or Roberto Clemente.
But at BNI Embarcadero on Wednesday, May 12th, we’ll be celebrating Pirate Day by giving our infomercials with memory hooks!
A few examples of the better ones in our group:

Whenever you need a writer, […]

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“Top Ten List” May 5, 2010

Invite one of these as a guest or “sub”:
1. Bookkeeper
2. Commercial contractor
3. Electrician
4. Plumber
5. Real Estate appraiser
6. Florist
7. Event Marketing
8. Landscape design
9. Hair salon owner
10. Handy person

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Leadership Transition Embarcadero Chapter 3/31/10

Leadership Transition Embarcadero Chapter

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Employment Laws You Need to Know

[ April 6, 2010; 7:00 am to 9:00 am. ] Learn the new HR laws and how to avoid common mistakes.

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BNI Membership Extravaganza, 3/29 – 5/28

Announcing the BNI 2010 New Member Extravaganza
You could be one of 200+ BNI winners to enjoy an exciting andfun-filled trip to the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, Louisiana!

When four or more chapters from the SF West Bay Region sign up six or more new members for each chapter between March 29th and May 28th, the […]

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Meet Your New Leadership Team, 4/1-9/30/2010

We’re proud to announce our new leadership team for the term beginning on April 1st, 2010.

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Rooftop Elementary School Auction 2010

Your donation is a great way to target 600 Rooftop families, alumni and friends of the school who attend our auction each year. Your gift sends the message that you business is a caring part of a community that supports a whole generation of young learners and budding artists; students who will be the leaders of tomorrow’s San Francisco.

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“Biggest Loser” trainer’s fitness secrets

New Year’s fitness made easy! Shianne Lombard from “The Biggest Loser” shares some secrets to making your weight loss and exercise resolutions stick.

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Want to get in the mood for the holidays?

Want to get in the mood for the holidays?

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The Guardsmen Christmas Tree Lot Party

[ December 19, 2009 9:30 pm to December 20, 2009 1:30 am. ] Saturday, December 19, 2009
The Guardsmen invite you to San Francisco’s most festive holiday soiree –our annual Christmas Tree Lot Party. Come enjoy a hosted bar, the best DJ dance tunes, and a spirited crowd while you party the night away in an indoor winter wonderland.

All proceeds benefit at-risk Bay Area youth.

Fort Mason Festival Pavilion, San Francisco
9pm […]

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BNI International Conference in Long Beach

I’m here at the BNI International Conference in Long Beach. Some interesting random facts I thought I’d share with you: Embarcadero BNI has more members than all the chapters put together in some countries. Individual members of large chapters make almost 2 times more than members of chapters with under 30 members.

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