If you are leader who’s looking to level up and build credibility and visibility locally and internationally, then you’re in the right place. We offer various membership levels for you to choose from below. Connect Now (Basic membership) gives you the ability to attend our live in-person meetups, and Inspired Influencers Academy (Advanced Membership) gives you access to the basic level, plus all of our online courses, with other $10K in value, if you purchased the courses individually.
- You can attend one of our events at the non-member price before becoming a member. To continue attending or to get access to the tools and other membership perks, please sign up for membership below.
- When signing up below, be sure to select the membership you want by checking the radio button beside that option. See details for each membership type below.
- You must use the proper postal code associated with your credit card for the payment to be accepted.
- All of our membership payments are recurring, and you will have to cancel your membership ahead of the renewal date, if you do not want to continue. Renewal reminders are sent 10 days in advance.
- If you encounter any problems signing up, please feel free to call me: Jennifer Henczel 778-823-2421
- There is 5% GST on all memberships and services in accordance with CRA.
MEMBERSHIP LEVELS & DESCRIPTIONS
CLICK HERE for Connect Now Business Network
CLICK HERE for Story Academy
CLICK HERE for Inspired Influencers Academy
CLICK HERE to apply to the Authorized Leadership Program
Connect Now Business Network (CNBN) Membership – $97/year/person/business
Connect Now is the Place to get connected! Being an entrepreneur can be isolating. Get out of your office and join us for lunch, coffee or an evening get together of networking and meeting new people face-to-face. Our focus is on creating opportunities for you to build meaningful relationships and collaborations with other like-minded entrepreneurs.
- Listing in the business directory (2 Categories).
- BONUS: Attend all Connect Now LIVE In-Person Chapter Meetings at the member price.
- Distribute your materials to each setting at networking meetups (arrive a few minutes early).
- Post your events and promotions in our select event groups and social networks.
- Exclusive discounts for Staples Print & Copy.
- Trial of Constant Contact.
- Event and product discounts.
- NOTE: The learning Lounge is no longer included in the basic membership, but check out our blog for lots of great resources.
ADD ON: Be Listed as a Speaker $20/year
This membership upgrade includes everything in the regular Connect Now Membership above, plus these additional perks:
- You will be listed in our directory as a speaker.
- Get exclusive access to speaker opportunities, tools, resources, and discounts as they arise.
Network Sponsors $1000/yr
This membership level is for any organization who wants access to everything offered above, plus these additional perks:
- Your banner will be displayed in a rotating manner on the sponsor page of the website.
- Exclusive promotional opportunities at CNBN events.
- Special recognition and mentions for each level.
- Support local small businesses!
- Step 1: Pay HERE
Authorized Leadership Program (ALP) $2497 +99/yr
If you are a professional, speaker, coach, business owner, non-profit director, or entrepreneurs, and you want to get started fast with your own meetup group to grow your organization and reach in the community, then this is the program you’ve been waiting for:
This membership level requires approval to join. Click here to apply
- This membership level includes everything offered above, plus these amazing perks:
- Access to Meetup Mastery:
- Video and audio training program that will walk you through ever step of organizing, conducting, and growing a meetup group.
- A complete system that includes the forms, tools, templates, and processes you need to run your own meetup.
- Be plugged into a well established and growing group.
- Gain credibility from being a CNBN leader, and ultimately, a community leader.
- Get started fast, rather than spending time creating and refining your own system.
- It will free up your time, so you can stick to your business and what you do best.
Notes about Membership Levels, Descriptions, and Pricing:
Directory Listing: Each membership level comes with a listing in the Connect Now business directory. Why have a business listing? Having an approved business listings linking to your website from reputable sources such as Connect Now can help to increase your SEO.
Tools, Templates and Self-Paced Learning Programs: When logged in, members of the Coaching Consortium can access the tools in the Coaching Toolkit, and all members can access the tools in the Learning Lounge.
Pricing: Pricing is per individual per year, not per company. In addition to annual group fees, every event has member and non-member pricing. For example, many of our meetups are $5 for members and $10 for non-members. Visitors can attend an Connect Now event only once, and then they must become a member if they want to attend any other Connect Now events. Connect Now membership and events are low-cost for the benefit of the members.
Please Note: We are not accepting any more Lyoness, Tanont, Primerica or similar services memberships at this time. This membership is primarily for B2B and B2C type businesses.
Taxes and Membership Dues
Here are some tax tips from CRA about membership dues and possible rebate of any GST/HST you paid as part of your dues:
All income and GST from Connect Now are reported as a marketing program under _________ under GST# ___________.
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