Events with The Search Guru team
Leslie delivered the keynote address at the graduation ceremony for Cohort 17 of the Cuyahoga Community College chapter of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program. In her speech, Leslie encouraged graduates to continue to carve out time away from their businesses to think strategically about their future growth. With more than 7,000 graduates across the U.S., 10KSB alumni generate $9B in revenue annually and employ 130,000 people.
Leslie Carruthers presented as part of a social media panel for current cohort of Cuyahoga Community College Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses. Leslie and her co-presenter, Jennifer Chernisky, founder and CEO of Jennasis and Associates, gave the audience of entrepreneurs an overview of the big five social networks and how to use paid and social strategy to use each to drive business.
Leslie Carruthers will speak at the Hudson Library Morgan Entrepreneurship Center on February 7th, 2018. Leslie will demonstrate how data-driven SEO produces nearly perfect strategy, from keyword strategies to demographic targeting to forecasting results. Learn how to leverage your website to reach clients by registering for the event online.
9.5.17 – 9.8.17
Our president, Leslie Carruthers, will be a featured speaker at Content Marketing World 2017 at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland this September. The track, called Retail and eCommerce Lab, is on September 8 and will cover leading retailer and eCommerce experts. Watch her interview with Thomas Mulready of CoolCleveland.com and register for the conference to learn more.
Leslie Carruthers will share the “Top 5 Ways to Use Social Media to Drive Business Leads” on May 29th at the Summit on Content Marketing. Access Leslie’s presentation and other great content from the brightest minds in content marketing online here: http://bit.ly/2osU3Ql .
Leslie Carruthers will speak at the Hudson Library Morgan Entrepreneurship Center on March 21st, 2017.
Charles Montgomery, TSG’s Chief Organic Strategist and local search expert, will be hosting a Beginner’s Guide to Local Search Webinar. Learn how local SEO can help you get new business leads. Register today!
9.6.16 – 9.9.16
Our own Leslie Carruthers will be moderating a track at Content Marketing World 2016 at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland. The track, called Findability, is on September 8 and will cover everything you need to know about SEO and being found on the internet. Watch her interview with Thomas Mulready of CoolCleveland.com and register for the conference to learn more.
Leslie Carruthers and the small business team are headed to the 61st Annual Wheaton Bekins Partnership Conference in sunny Tampa, FL. Attendees will share best practices, celebrate accomplishments, and support the effort to position the moving industry brands for 2016 and beyond.
Author Lisa Dadd interviews people who love what they do for a living. She interviewed Kelly Boyer Sagert for her new book, Finding Fabulous: Paving the Path between Paycheck & Passion.
Trade magazines are business publications specifically targeted for people in a certain industry. Kelly Boyer Sagert shares how to write for them in her new article, Hidden Gems: Publishing in Trade Magazines.
Leslie Carruthers will be moderating a tract at Content Marketing World 2015 at the Cleveland Convention Center in September. This is the premiere event for content marketers, worldwide, with 2,600 people from 50 different countries attending in 2014.
Kelly Boyer Sagert was awarded the 2015 International Writers Association’s Recognition Award for her accomplishments in writing and in assisting other writers achieve their own dreams. This is the first time this award has been given; it will be given out each year, going forward, in April. Congratulations, Kelly!
From May 14-17, the Buckeye Trail Association will perform the play “Trail Magic” in preparation of the PBS documentary release on May 29. The play, written by our own Kelly Boyer Sagert, focuses on Emma Gatewood, the first woman to hike the Appalachian Trail.
1.11.15 – 1.14.15
Leslie Carruthers is excited to attend the National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show 2015 in NYC! Retail’s Big Show is NRF’s flagship industry event, offering extensive education, thought leadership and networking opportunities. Register for the conference here.
A PBS documentary based on “Trail Magic,” a play written by Kelly Boyer Sagert, received extensive publicity in the Washington Post. The documentary focuses on Emma Gatewood, the first woman to hike the Appalachian Trail.