1 Step 1 Membership Guidelines, Requirements and Benefits Founded October 2010 | Last Amended June 1, 2015 | Founder: Tamara S. UrbachOur MissionTo bring together people who have a common interest in building their business in a positive environment of interaction, learning, networking, personal growth and professional development.Our VisionBuilding Better Business by ReferralMembership GeneralNon-experienced and experienced professionals and entrepreneurs are encouraged to apply. Any business with a capacity to sell goods or services in a particular business category will have exclusivity in their category.The key to the success of 4BR is an environment conducive to business, personal interaction and the ability to generate business for other group members through your own connections.Membership Requirements• Within first 30 days of membership you must agree to meet with the New Member Orientator for a mentoring session on how to experience success from membership in a 4BR group• Applications are accepted on a first come, first serve basis (a waiting list will be kept for openings in filled categories and/or to establish other groups).Acceptance = completed membership application and first year membership dues.• Licensing – if your field requires licensing, 4BR also requires evidence of the same licensing for the field being represented in it’s membership• Regular Attendance is expected: Please reference the Attendance Policy - attached• Business Generation and Active Participation in the Group is expected: Please reference the Business Generation and Active Participation Policy – attached• The maximum number of 4BR groups that any one person can participate in is two regardless of business category.• Reply to new member “Welcome” email with necessary information for 4BR website and your preferred method of communicationMembership Benefits• Opportunity to present your business to group members and visiting guests resulting in a better understanding of your products, services or cause• New and Ongoing business generation• Presentation & public speaking experience• Ability to establish Strong Business and Personal Connections• Personal Growth• Professional Development• Website presence of your business and your contact information on 4BR.biz• Advertising opportunities on the 4BR website• Event Sponsorship opportunities on the 4BR website and at certain events• Facebook Group and Facebook Page for your use to further promote your business, LinkedIn Group and other Social Media Channels, 4BR Blog• BUILDING BETTER BUSINESS… the right way… by REFERRAL• If your category is not represented in another 4BR group you may visit the other groups once per quarter• Should your schedule change and your category is available in another group you may transfer your membership to another group without cost. EXISTING MEMBERS have first right of refusal to transfer groups over a new incoming member.• Getting to know you meetings with other Group Members and Outside groups• Guest speakers on various topics• Group social events – 3 per year minimum• 4BR Signature Events – Kids in Your Life (February), Winter Snowball (February), Spring Fling (April), Broncos Tailgate (September), Summer Sizzle (August), Anniversary Celebration (November)• Member Only – "MMRT" Mastermind Roundtable Sessions monthly• Member Only – “Aligning Your ACTIONS with Your INTENTIONS™” Development Series for personal growth and professional development• Guest Days – 3 per group per year• Thank You cards including your business card mailed to all visiting guests each week• Leadership Opportunities• Personal growth through fundraising/volunteer opportunitesMembership Meetings• Weekly meetings on your group’s day of the week will run 90 minutes in length with open networking for the first 15 minutes• Individual 30 second commercials during member introductions• Personal and/or Community Event and Networking announcements• 15 minute presentation on your business – based on a rotating schedule• Personal Growth & Professional Development Projects – individual and group projectsHow to Join 4BR and Anticipated Expenses• To Secure Business Category – FIRST COME – FIRST SERVE - Submit Application with: - One-Time Administration Fee - $50 - Membership Fee - $375 annually paid as follows: • Up front and in full - Auto billed yearly thereafter • Two Installments – Auto billed 1st month @ $206.25 Auto billed 3rd month @ $206.25 • Four Installments – Auto billed 1st month @ $112.50 Auto billed 2nd month @ $112.50 Auto billed 3rd month @ $112.50 Auto billed 4th month @ $112.50 • Twelve Installments – Auto billed @ $52.50 per month**please note if you choose a payment plan regardless of the term of your membership you are obligated to pay the full amount of the installment option you chose - Pay by credit card or check via the website www.4BR.biz • Note: Fees may vary by market and are subject to change - Treasury Fund Contribution - cost varies per group ($15 to $25) and is replenished as needed - Your own cost for food and beverage at our host location each week• Upon acceptance - Get Out of Your Comfort Zone…Participate & Help Generate more Business for yourself by Helping Generate more Business for your fellow members!!• Membership Renewal will be offered on annual basis to all members who follow the Attendance, Business Generation and Active Participation policies. The offer of membership renewal is not guaranteed.Photo and Video ReleaseI acknowledge that through my participation in 4BR that I may at times be photographed and/or videoed for the purpose of promotion of the organization, it’s meetings and events. I grant permission of the use of said photos and/or videos and waive all rights to the same.Conflict ResolutionAll matters of conflict between members should be directed to the Group Leader, Location Leader and/or Founder for resolution.ConfidentialityAll information, content, process and other intellectual property are proprietary and are solely owned by 4BR and its’ subsidiaries. All rights reserved.I hereby acknowledge receipt of the Membership Guidelines, Requirements, Benefits and referenced attachments. Signature Date Next Form Previous Next Share this:Membership Guidelines, Requirements and BenefitsUpdated on 2016-04-17T16:03:29+00:00, by Dustin Brackett.