We regularly host networking events and training programs to help small business owners, aspiring entrepreneurs, nonprofit leaders, and other business professionals to reach their professional development goals and get connected to the knowledge and resources they need to succeed in the global marketplace.

Check here for the latest events scheduled by us and our partners.

Interested in hosting and/or sponsoring a networking and training event? Submit your inquiry for more information.

Please note that Building Bridges Consulting is dedicated to a harassment-free event experience for everyone. For more information please read our full Anti-Harassment-Policy.



Tuesdays, 2017 12 PM – 1 PM – Jump$tart Business Basics Webinar Training Series

Join Coach Niquenya and Building Bridges Consulting every Tuesday at noon for a one-hour live business training. Each session features a different topic of interest to small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs seeking to bridge the gap between where you are now and where you need to be to build a successful, sustainable, and profitable business. Walk away from each webinar training feeling more confident in your vision and having greater clarity about exactly what your next steps should be! Register each week to receive calendar reminders and recordings for later review or join us in the Designing the Dream Training & Accountability Group for free access to recordings as they are added. Part of the Jump$tart Business Basics Training Series.

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Wednesday, May 2, 2017 – More than a Webinar: Online Meet & Mastermind for Women Pursuing Leadership and Professional Growth

Hosted by The Network of Entrepreneurial Women (NEW) and held as a Part of Crain’s Small Business Week, this Dynamic Online Networking Event will include educational talks designed specifically for women seeking guidance & support in pursuit of success in themselves and their careers as women leaders. Participants will enjoy lively, enlightening education from business and leadership experts and be provided opportunities for brainstorming personal concerns/questions related to the topics discussed.

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May 10-11, 2017 – Sage Summit Atlanta

CEO, Coach Niquenya, will be providing one-on-one sessions to small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs in the Mentor Lounge in addition to presenting “Easily Capture & Convert Your Dream Customers” in the Thought Leader Theater. Join us at one of the largest Conferences supporting entrepreneurs in the world.

Friday, May 26, 2017 – Jump$tart Business Basics: Lunch ‘n’ Learn

You’re invited to a FREE Small Business Networking Lunch & Learn Event hosted the third or fourth Friday every other month starting promptly at 11:00 AM.  You will be able to expose your business to other local businesses, acquire new prospects and customers, and we suggest you bring plenty of business cards to share with the group.  There will be time allowed for you to share with the group a little about your business, experience, what a good contact, referral, or client would be for you and what separates you from everyone else in your industry.

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Thursday, June 15, 2017 – Jump$tart Business Basics: Creating Customer Loyalty

Your most profitable customers are your long-term customers! It costs five times as much to acquire a new customer than it is to keep an existing one. In this live, full-day, interactive, network and learning workshop, explore proven techniques and best business practices that not only convert prospects into paying customers, but also create life-long fans of your business. This training event is for business owners, aspiring entrepreneurs, solopreneurs, nonprofit leaders, authors, coaches, speakers, consultants, and marketing professionals seeking to attract and retain qualified customers.

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Thursday, August 24, 2017 – Jump$tart Business Basics: How to Overcome Marketing Madness

Stop wasting time, energy, and your hard-earned money on bad marketing strategies by learning how to overcome your marketing madness. In this live, full-day, interactive, network and learning workshop, you will uncover the biggest challenges standing in the way of your company’s marketing success and learn how you can turn it all around to generate more revenue. This training event is for business owners, aspiring entrepreneurs, solopreneurs, nonprofit leaders, and marketing professionals seeking to boost revenue potential by developing more effective marketing strategies. Meals and refreshments provided. Jump$tart Business Basics: How to Overcome Marketing Madness Live Training Event


TBA – January, 2018 – Designing the Dream Entrepreneurs Conference

The Designing the Dream Entrepreneur Conference is an annual full-day, experiential networking and learning event for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs who are ready to stop wasting time, monetize their talents, and finally generate the revenue they deserve. Held every January to kick off the new year, the conference aims to help attendees reduce the learning curve associated with business ownership, maximize bottom-line profitability, and transform business dreams into reality.  Attendees will hear from subject matter experts who will provide them with practical and usable insights they can immediately implement to develop and grow their businesses. Currently seeking corporate sponsors for annual support. Check out our sponsorship proposal deck for additional information.