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Financial literacy is the underlying key to your business success and this may very well be the most important GC event of the year.

This month’s theme at the Grand Connection is knowing your numbers. Join us for a powerful event to get strengthen your financial know-how, learn financial principles, build new skills, and shift your perspective on managing your business.

If you aren’t measuring it, you aren’t managing it.

At this EDUnetworking event three GC members will share their wisdom, tools and systems to significantly shift the way you manage your business.

Knowing your numbers will help you:

  • Look at trends and patterns to see what is working, and what is not.
  • Find new opportunities and make decisions from the data.
  • Be more intentional about where you put your time and money.
  • Visualize, plan and take the right actions.

If you’re a business owner, you don’t have to be a financial wizard, but you do need to know your numbers. In this panel discussion you will learn:

  • Why it’s important to track your numbers in your business (and why it’s catastrophic if you don’t).
  • How your personal net worth translates to  an abundance mindset and your business success.
  • The 7 key numbers you must track to gauge the health of your business.
  • How to calculate your business growth formula.
  • How collecting data can help you make better business decisions.

Grand decisions are made when you really know your numbers!

Save you spot!

Date: Aug 18, 2022 (Thursday)
11:00 am – 1:00 pm PT Time Converter
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm BST (UK)

Location: Free on Zoom (Please invite your friends, non-members may attend 2 Grand Connections for free.) Not yet a member?  Join Today.

Agenda: Networking Breakouts, Expert Tips, and Fun!


Chuck Groot exhibits a rare and contagious enthusiasm for his profession. His infectious positive attitude leaves no room for the word “can’t” or the word “problem;” everything that he and his clients set their minds to, can and will be achieved.

As an entrepreneur, his enthusiasm and innovative approach have garnered him both professional success and the recognition of his peers. But his greatest delight is being able to share these skills with others and enabling them to being successful on their own.





Phyllis Pieri helps people find financial freedom through franchising. She is a franchise expert, speaker and International Bestselling Author. She uses her passion for people and her 35+ years in the franchise industry to guide fledgling entrepreneurs and investors through the franchise selection process.

Phyllis is a native Californian, spent 20 years in WA and then returned back home to Mission Viejo in 2019 to be “grammy.” She has become very active with her local Chamber of Commerce in Mission Viejo and loves being of service. She is being invited to speak on more stages, working on another book and has her signature course, The Ultimate Franchise Formula.




Michela Quilici is an International business growth coach + award-winning marketing strategist. As a “Business Navigator” she has a gift for creating roadmaps that ignite leaders to take inspired action to navigate their growth on purpose using strategy, systems and self-leadership. Over the past 20 years, Michela has worked with CEOs and business owners to help them get noticed, get clients, and get profitable.

Features include: USA Weekly, Canadian Living Magazine, Profit Magazine, and numerous marketing and entrepreneurship awards. She is a member of the Forbes Coaches Council and Co-Author of three International bestselling books, Conscious Business and Voices of the 21st Century 3rd & 4th Editions.




You Never Know Who You Will Meet!
Members have made many lasting relationships in the group that have turned into collaborative ventures, podcast interviews, partnerships, referral partners and good clients! The opportunity is to meet with like minded businesses to share skills, receive advice and collaborate! Strategic alliances are an essential part of succeeding in your grand adventure.

What to Expect:
The Grand Connection community is a welcoming group of like-minded businesses with a focus on Grand Giving. At our partner networking events we connect, create, and collaborate by practicing introductions in small breakout groups and share ideas on a common theme. Between each round, you will have the opportunity to meet experts who will share valuable tips to help your business grow. You will get many opportunities to meet new business owners and fine tune your 30 second pitch in this fun, lively, structured event on zoom. Please have your camera, good lighting and microphone available. Practice your short introduction ahead and have a short write-up prepared to share in the chat.

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