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We are a very diverse group of successful business owners and entrepreneurs and those working to achieve their goal of becoming an entrepreneur.
What: We are Entrepreneurs of Knoxville and we're dedicated to helping you be as successful as possible! Please check the FAQ section for some Frequently Asked Questions. Your Board of Directors is made up of volunteers with a passion for seeing entrepreneurs succeed! If you have any questions or comments, use the Feedback button.
When: Check the EVENTS tab for details and to RSVP
Quarterly day-long events with keynote speaker, breakout sessions, food & drink, networking.
Where: Our weekly Wednesday meetings are held at Cherokee Mills 2220 Sutherland Ave., Knoxville TN (the corner of Sutherland and Concord).
note: please park in the far side parking lot to the West. Do not park in the visitor spaces in the front of the building.
So I forgot to share this earlier, but if you haven't checked out LaunchRock.com you need to.
In 5 minutes, I created a splash page/signup page for one of my projects:
For free, in 5 minutes, and it looks great, it's mobile responsive, has a direct plugin to Google Analytics.
Oh ya, and it's free. ;)
Small business owners and entrepreneurs who use Twitter only as a marketing tool for their businesses are missing out. The microblogging service can also be a huge resource for them in the day-to-day operation of their business. However, business owners must know the right accounts to follow in order to benefit from all that Twitter can offer.
Here are 10 Twitter accounts that every small business owner and entrepreneur should be sure to follow.
Even though you can find Gene Marks' views on small business everywhere from The New York Times and Forbes to Inc. and the Huffington Post, it is his Twitter account that provides small business…Continue
As entrepreneurs, we know that self-education never stops. One of the best ways to expand our knowledge is by reading books.
Thankfully, entrepreneurs have a wealth of information and resources available to help further their learning. Over the last few months, I’ve done quite a bit of reading myself.
I’ve read books I found interesting, taken suggestions from other entrepreneurs, and even searched books on specific topics. After reading about 20 books, I have created a list of 5 books that were extremely useful.
Here are 5 books entrepreneurs should read:
1. The Millionaire Fastlane by MJ…Continue
I run a publishing and media company dedicated to helping the DIY learner crowd (folks ages 35-75 who want to learn stuff in less-traditional ways). My business is based on professional speaking, creating online and offline courses, and a lot of personal interaction with the community I have the pleasure to serve.
Oh, and I was once diagnosed with clinical depression.
What’s worst about depression is that people mistake “having a bad day” with depression. That’s like saying “fish” when you mean “JAWS.” Depression is a bunch of chemical nonsense that makes you feel horrible, takes away a lot of your energy, makes it harder to pick better choices, and makes joy seem like it might never come back again.
It’s not the…Continue
I am currently launching a car dealership and we will are considering offering a 72 hour love it or leave it guarantee however we are needing help writing out the form that explains the guidelines and details of the program so that the client will…Continue
Has anyone used any of the internet fax services? I'm considering Nextiva, which has a box that allows you to connect your existing fax machine or All-in-one to the internet and send/receive faxes via email. If you have used this service or know of…Continue
Hi everyone,Most of you won't know me because Im a new member, but I am a Mechanical Engineering student at UT and I joined Entrepreneurs of Knoxville to be a part of this amazing entrepreneurial community in our city.I wanted to tell everyone about…Continue
Rocky Walls of 12 Stars Media in Indianapolis, received a nice write-up about his video business in the Indianapolis Star. He has some great entrepreneurial advice. He's one of the Indy entrepreneurs and Social Media folks I know there. …Continue
Thanks to everyone who participated in the online survey to help shape the future of EOK! We received 72 responses with some great feedback! We offered a prize to one lucky participant of an EOK swissmemory knife!
and our winner is...
To claim your prize, stop by the Taking IT Home shop in Sequoyah Hills, 1202 Kenesaw Ave, 37919. Thanks for helping with the survey! Still have something to say? We're continuing to collect feedback via this survey...http://bit.ly/eoksurvey