Ursula Mentjes, the author of “Selling with Intention” and “One Great Goal,” will be one of the keynote speakers at the first Inland Prosperity Conference on Saturday in Ontario.
The conference is from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 2200 E. Holt Blvd., in Ontario. Mentjes, who is a certified sales coach, will speak to conference attendees on how they can transform the way they think about selling to reach their goals with less anxiety and less effort.
In her first year at an international technical training company, Mentjes increased sales by 90 percent and soon became the president of the organization.
Since then, she has founded Sales Coach Now, helping clients double their sales fast. Mentjes has been the recipient of the NAWBO-IE ANITA Award in 2007 and was a finalist for the 2011 Spirit of the Entrepreneur Awards.
The cost for the event is $47 with online registration.
The Inland Empire and Coachella Valley Women’s Business Centers are programs of the Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship at Cal State San Bernardino in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration. The IEWBC and CVWBC provide business counseling, training and mentoring designed for women business owners. The programs provide services in English and Spanish to Latina business owners, currently the fastest growing group of women business owners in the country.