The three-part “100 Women Partner & Shop Local” article series promotes virtual business women, Main Street and professional women coming together now to prep and partner to boost their revenue on Small Business Saturday (November 30, 2019). The three-part article series will be developed over the next few months. Part two will feature interviews with Main Street business and professional women who share the specialized marketing needs of brick & mortar businesses as well as the marketing opportunities they can provide virtual business women. Part 3 will feature business and professional women who specialize in helping women grow their visibility and sales.
The Article Series Introduces
- Collaborative marketing partnership preferences of female LinkedIn members involved in the One Million Woman Link Up.
- Buzz-worthy PR holidays along with tips on how to utilize them to help women keep all eyes on their businesses.
- Info about the One Million Woman Link Up’s Millionairess Circle membership drive for aspiring 7 figure business and professional women who see the value in building lucrative collaborative marketing partnerships.
- Advice on how to vet prospective collaborative marketing partners.
Spark Small Business Saturday Networking Events In Cities Around the Globe
The article series will lay the foundation for Smart Women Partner & Shop Local Events that will take place on Small Business Saturday in cities around the globe.
Article Series Sponsors
Tammie Terrell Polk
Tammie Terrell Mompreneur Coaching
Interested in partnering
I use my books as the staples for my coaching programs, which are designed to inspire, encourage, uplift, and equip women to eliminate excuses and excel in life and business.
Amsterdam Area, Netherlands
Petra Fisher Consulting
Interested in partnering with: Marketing Director of Global Corporation who sees the importance of LinkedIn; Career coach who is part of an
I help global entrepreneurs and senior professionals establish a LinkedIn Presence that resonates with ages with, and naturally attracts, your ideal dream client or employer.
Greater Chicago Area
Creative Space Online Counseling & Coaching, LLC
Interested in partnering with: Business coaches; wellness, health/fitness professionals; corporations; and leadership.
I help people learn more about themselves whether that’s sales style, work styles, management skills, team cohesion, wellness
Main Street and professional women gain access to the marketing skills unique to virtual business women.
Virtual business women gain access to marketing exposure previously out of reach to them.
100 Women Partner & Shop Local
Connecting the Marketing Dots Between Professional, Main Street & Virtual Business Women
The vision of the One Million Woman Link Up is to be the catalyst that changes the way women view and use LinkedIn for business collaboration to grow their sales and support each other so they can build multi-million dollar ventures.
Access Virtual Marketing Expertise From Online Biz Women
One of the goals of the One Million Woman Link Up is ensuring that Main Street business and professional women are able to access the invaluable online marketing skills of local virtual business women to push their monthly marketing messages on LinkedIn, Twitter, G+, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, etc.
Access Marketing Expertise From Main Street & Professional Women
In return for promoting them, professional and Main Street businesswomen provide virtual businesswomen with physical space to gain access to their foot traffic (they can hand out info or gift bags, give special events, etc.) and offline marketing exposure in their press releases, signage on their counter, inserts in shopping bags, etc., to drive traffic to their websites.
Millionairess Circle Drive
Partner & Shop Local Directory
Information gathered from some of the women involved in the One Million Woman Link Up is shared below in a digest business directory. Review their partnering preferences and invite them to connect on LinkedIn. Then strike up a conversation about partnering locally as well as online.
Jerrilynn B. Thomas
Founder, One Million Woman Link Up
Premier Founding Partner
Interested in partnering with …
- LinkedIn experts that give monthly webinars
- Leaders of networking groups & professional business associations
- Business coaches that give monthly webinars
- Marketing consultants
- Business image development consultants
Viable Virtual Services, LLC
Interested in partnering with: Entrepreneurs that specialize in assisting women over 40
Interested in partnering with: Content marketing experts; business coaches; virtual assistants specializing in
What Jessie brings to the table to make partnering with her worthwhile is big ideas for small business; timesaving tools and techniques; along with high-end brand mindset and design skills.
Dismantle Your Conditioning
Interested in partnering with: Executive coaches who work with leadership; sales trainers who work with struggling sales personnel; business coaches who work with entrepreneurs; dating coaches who work with successful women who struggle to find a good relationship; and entrepreneurs struggling to earn a good income.
Dhylles Victoria Media Experience
Creative Enthusiast and Media Concierge assisting Employees transitioning to Entrepreneurs with their creative ideas and turning them into profitable opportunities through social media, media, and networking opportunities.
Interested in partnering with: Speakers, Authors, Coaches, Healers, Intuitives
Silver Spring, MD
Premier Founding Partner
Interested in partnering with: Retail stores looking to increase their presence with professional women; Career, business or speaking coaches who work with women in politics, STEM, on-
I am enthusiastic and committed to helping women level-up. I want to see more women in leadership — whether that is in politics, STEM or business. I want to help change the paradigm for mid-level women to eradicate the glass ceiling.
The Ladies Place for $5
West Palm Beach, FL
Interested in partnering with: Life coaches, Motivational Speakers, Health & Wellness Specialists, Hair salons, and Makeup artists
Interested in partnering with: New entrepreneurs, New small businesses, real estate agents, insurance agents
Walker & Walker Enterprises, LLC.
Interested in partnering with: HR Executives, CEO’s, Corporate Executives, Speakers, PR Specialists
Los Angeles, CA
Interested in partnering with: Publishers that specialize in online sales for children; Licensing for kid’s; broadcast for animation and children’s programming; children’s toy manufacturing; and Toy distribution
Robin Wilson Home
New York, New York
Interested in partnering with: Real estate agents, domestic violence, older mommies, interior design; asthma/allergy families.
Robin is bringing media training, branding, licensing, consulting, real estate guidance, executive search
In 2005, she was first featured in O magazine and newspapers, and then her work was shown in national magazines such as House Beautiful, Essence, and on television. By 2009, she licensed her brand for custom cabinetry (sold at 400 dealers nationwide) and textiles (sold at Bed Bath & Beyond) which began to
She partnered with a major pharmaceutical firm to lend her name, presence
Donna Smith Bellinger
Speaker | Consultative Sales & Business Development for Under-Performing Teams | Sales Training & Consulting
Premier Founding Partner
Interested in partnering with: Real estate agents, financial planners, business coaches specializing in women over 50, New and established authors, printing companies.
Interested in partnering with: Travel Agents/Independent Travel Designers; Business Coaches that specializes in helping women stay true to their core values; copywriters for branding; and Wedding industry specialists (ranging from planners, vendors, etc.)
Linda Murray Bullard
Interested in partnering with: Financial planners
Perth, Western Australia
Interested in partnering with: Event Organisers that
Digital Content Marketing
Los Angeles, CA
Interested in partnering with: Start-up Founders, Journalists, Writers, Marketing Managers, CEO’s
Wendy Leigh Morina
Tony’s Place, Autism & Special Needs Gym
Premier Founding Partner
Interested in partnering with: Exec Directors of Autism organizations, VPs of Charitable giving, CFO of large non-profit; Vp technology company specializing in interactive projection software and presentation technology; retail merchandising gurus with knowledge of special needs items
Interested in partnering with: Social media managers, PR pros, and individuals who need help with FB ads
Alisha White Madison
Client Business Services & Associates, LLC
Interested in partnering with: Event Planners, Financial Planners, Program Managers
Pam brings knowledge about how to get into government contracting to the table to make partnering with her worthwhile.
The Master Communicator’s Writing Service
Interested in partnering with: Graphics designer; social media strategist; aspiring writers who are business women and men; virtual assistants that specialize in authors; online course creators; women in leadership positions in the top Fortune 50
Sharon brings marketing training expertise, publishing and book coaching expertise, media training, public speaking coaching and ghostwriting to the table to make partnering with her worthwhile.
A directory that lists the women included in part one
A PDF directory that lists the collaborative marketing partnership preferences of the businesswomen featured in part one of the article series can be requested by clicking here. The requirement to get featured in part two is Level 3+ One Million Woman Link Up founding partner status.
What are you looking for in collaborative marketing partners?
Willingness to be a true partner as we help each other reach out goals is what I’m looking for in my collaborative marketing partners. Website
I’m interested in partnering with:
- Organizations whose members’ bottom-line would benefit from learning about WordPress & Social Media
- VA who wants to outsource web design or social media management
- Corporations who need support desk services
- Web designers who need custom WordPress services
- Social media manager who needs to outsource social media management services
- STEM programs
Small Business Saturday 2019
The One Million Woman Link Up’s Millionairess Circle will test the theory of virtual, Main Street and professional women coming together to help each other thrive on Small Business Saturday, November 30, 2019.
2018 Small Business Saturday sales totaled $17.8 billion from an estimated 104 million consumers both offline and online, according to American Express and the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB). Small Business Saturday is an opportunity for women to flex their creative marketing muscles and boost their revenue while making a difference in their communities.
Women involved in the One Million Woman Link Up’s Millionairess Circle will spend 2019 harnessing the PR power of the holidays listed below to boost the visibility of their businesses on LinkedIn and vetting collaborative marketing partners. The goal is for each of them to build a 10+ woman tribe that has 100% engagement instead of the typical 80/20.
Visit the American Express Shop Small site to acquaint yourself with Small Business Saturday and download the 2019 marketing materials so you can effectively engage with the One Million Woman Link Up’s Millionairess Circle.
Smart Women Partner to Grow a 7 Figure Business
Members of the One Million Woman Link Up’s Millionairess Circle will explore PR holidays that allow them to engage in collaborative marketing activities online and offline leading up to Small Business Saturday (November 30, 2019). Incorporate some of them into your spring and summer marketing campaigns.
March – July 2019
- National Women’s History Month (March)
- Money Smart Week (March 30 – April 4)
- Black Women’s History Month (April)
- Celebrate Diversity Month (April)
- National Decorating Month (April)
- National Minority Health Month (April)
- National Small Business Week (April 28 – May 4)
- International Coaching Week (April 29 – May 5)
- Family Reunion Month (May)
- International Business Image Improvement Month (May)
- Go Fetch! Food Drive for Homeless Animals Month (May)
- Latino Books Month (May)
- Military Appreciation Month (May)
- Mystery Month (May)
- Dating and Life Coach Recognition Week (May 5 – 11)
- National Women’s Health Week (May 12 – 18)
- Work at Home Moms Week (May 12 – 18)
- Caribbean-American Heritage Month (June)
- Entrepreneurs “Do it Yourself” Marketing Month (June)
- Women’s Golf Month (June)
- National Nail Polish Day (June 1)
- National Lemonade Days (June 1 – 9) Link Childhood cancer fundraiser
- National Business Etiquette Week (June 2 – 8)
- Independent Retailer’s Month (July)
- More will be listed in Part 2 & 3
The Millionairess Circle Money Perk
How to Capitalize on PR Holidays
March is Women’s History Month. Do a featured piece on your female clients and publish it on LinkedIn’s publishing platform as well as your blog and or newsletter. Get together with your female clients to discuss collaboration ideas.
March 30 – April 4 is Money Smart Week. Invite your female LinkedIn connections who specialize in mortgages, financial planning, retirement, etc., to take part in an educational podcast.
April is Black Women’s History Month. Invite your African American female LinkedIn connections for a business pow wow via teleconference or online meeting venue. Introduce them to each other and discuss how all of you can do business together.
Military Appreciation Month is May. Spotlight your self-employed female LinkedIn connections who are in the military with a shout out along with a link to their website. Invite them to set up a time to chat via phone or LinkedIn messaging to discuss how you can help each other.
May is Mystery Month. Partner with a local business to host a mystery book night for local female mystery writers. Partner with other businesses to cover the cost of hors-d’oeuvres and wine.
June is Entrepreneur “Do It Yourself” Marketing Month. It’s an opportunity for women who offer marketing advice via newsletter, groups, books, podcasts, etc., to come together to give a virtual conference or host a Q&A that showcases their expertise so they can grow their mailing lists.
Vet your prospective collaborative marketing partners by getting the answers to the questions below using a Google Form.
Who is your ideal client?
What types of collaborative marketing projects are you interested in partnering on?
What is your business mission?
What are your marketing strengths and weaknesses?
How are you currently using LinkedIn to build awareness of your business?
What online and offline networking groups do you belong to?
What can you bring to the table to make partnering with you worthwhile?
How are you currently marketing and promoting your business?
Does the idea of pooling micro funds ($30 or less) and marketing knowledge to create and implement monthly or holiday giveaways that allow you to grow your mailing list appeal to you?
What’s your top 2019 marketing goal?
What differentiates your business from your competition?
Jerrilynn B. Thomas is the founder of the One Million Woman Link Up. The powerhouse business initiative educates aspiring 7 figure women on how to monetize their LinkedIn membership by forging lucrative collaborative marketing partnerships with like-mind business and professional women so they can sell out their events, catapult their book sales, fill up their coaching hours and more. Visit SmartWomenPartner.com to learn more about the One Million Woman Link Up.