Self-Employed St. Louis (SESTL)

We all know that being self-employed can be challenging and isolating. Self-Employed St. Louis (SESTL) believes that every self-employed professional deserves to be regularly inspired, educated, and supported by a friendly and knowledgeable group of peers.

We combat the common feelings of isolation and working in a vacuum by creating a community of motivated business owners who provide learning opportunities for one another and foster idea sharing and group problem solving. 

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Friday October 11, 2019 | 11:30am-1:30pm

Mike Duffy's Pub & Grill: 124 West Jefferson Avenue, Kirkwood, MO

Wayne SchoenebergThe Courage To Be Confident,
The Confidence To Be Courageous 

Do we need to be confident or courageous in our business? Or should we be both? Find out the answers from professional public speaker, business coach and acclaimed trial attorney Wayne Schoeneberg.

The audience will come away with tools to help them identify and eliminate those things that work against their sense of confidence and tools to implement that will help them develop their own Culture of Confidence.

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Friday November 8, 2019 | 11:30am-1:30pm

Mike Duffy's Pub & Grill: 124 West Jefferson Avenue, Kirkwood, MO

Mary Shackelford

Taming Techno Stress

Technology has made it possible to stay connected with work and the world 24/7. This creates imbalance for many of us, which leads to unhappiness, unhealthiness, poor work performance and relationship strain. This workshop, led by Holistic Wellness Coach Mary Shackelford, will provide participants with information to support them in gaining understanding related to work/life integration pitfalls and a clearer insight into their own personal challenges with maintaining a sense of balance. Participants will learns key strategies they can begin to use immediately at home and work to begin to establish and keep more balance in their life.
The discussion topics include:
**Technology: Managing your world of 24/7 connections
**Establishing Boundaries and Priorities at home and work
**Self-Care strategies for renewal and rejuvenation

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Is SESTL for you?

If you are a freelancer, sole proprietor, or a small business owner with 1-5 employees in the St. Louis Metro area we welcome you to join us to network and share your own knowledge in marketing, time management, sales, and other key issues.

If you are thinking about starting your own business, we would love to share our experiences and resources to support you in your journey.

What are your meetings like?

SESTL is a monthly networking lunch and mastermind group. Every meeting includes ample time for networking and sharing knowledge with your fellow self-employed professionals. Each meeting also includes an hour program featuring a speaker or facilitator who will bring relevant educational content, deliver actionable ideas, or facilitate group mastermind exercises.

Do I have to become a member?

Nope! As self-employed business owners we understand that your time is a limited and precious resource, and we want you to keep coming back because you love the group… not because you’re obligated!  Simply register and pay your $20 registration fee (which includes lunch) for the meetings you plan to attend!