Meeting Minutes – 5/2/2019

Hello CTN! Great meeting this morning!

First off, and once again:


At 7am we had 9 members present. Let’s strive for double-digits next week!

Please do your best to be here by 7AM! It affects the rest of the meeting, and ultimately our success!

Today we had 86% attendance. Not too shabby, but we really need to keep the room full.

Members, your seat is valuable! Please make sure you do your best to get a sub!

Today’s Meeting

Subs & Guests:

Sheril Damelio-Johnson | Optima Benefits & Payroll – Guest of Mike Weiner

Sherry French | Arbor Hill – Guest of John French / Sub for Jeremy Starr

Terry James | Medicare-EASY & HealthInsurance-EASY – Guest of Vicki James / Sub for Chris Rimlinger

Thank you Lisa for delving into the latest round of tax changes for our benefit; always enlightening and true reminder we each need a tax pro in our corner!

Everyone be sure to book a 1-on-1 with Lisa to learn how you can help grow her business!


Thank you to Dr. Joe for sharing the book 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do

Quickly listed out, here they are:

  1. Don’t waste time feeling sorry for yourself
  2. Don’t give away your power
  3. Don’t shy away from change
  4. Don’t focus on things you can’t control
  5. Don’t worry about pleasing everyone
  6. Don’t fear taking calculated risks
  7. Don’t dwell on the past
  8. Don’t make the same mistakes over and over
  9. Don’t resent other people’s success
  10. Don’t give up after the first failure
  11. Don’t fear alone time
  12. Don’t feel the world owes you anything
  13. Don’t expect immediate results

Next Meeting
🗣️ Speaker will be Rich de Asis!
💡 Educator will be Lisa Pelletier!

In the meantime, be sure to setup 1-on-1’s!

Announcements & Events

  • 5/4 Rock-It-Science at 8pm Argyle Grill – First Show with Steve since his injury – Go and support!
  • 5/4 11a-7p – Zonta Women’s Org All-You-Can Eat Buffet & Live Kentucky Derby @ Finger Lakes Gaming Racetrack – Tickets are $45 (See Vicki!)
  • 5/10 at 4pm – John French Pouring @ Lisa’s Liquor Barn!
  • 5/11 – Rock-It-Science at Center Point Country Club, Benefit for First Women’s Shelter in Ontario County
  • 5/31 – Eric’s Memorial Day Bash (Groundstomp!) @ Backwoods Manor – THREE Bands: Boxcar (Friday), LP’s (Saturday), Tom Chamberlain (Sunday) – See Eric for more info!
  • 6/8 3pm-’till – Ruhland Summer Party (2 musical groups… more information forthcoming!)

Speaker Rotation

2-May   Lisa Pelletier
9-May   Rich de Asis
16-May Michelle DiRenzo
23-May Chris Pedrone
30-May Chris Rimlinger
6-Jun Jim Baker
13-Jun Orin Strowe
20-Jun Chad Pino
27-Jun Bob Ruhland
4-Jul Independence Day
11-Jul Vicki James
18-Jul Todd Metcalfe
25-Jul Tom Mastro
1-Aug Trip Fulreader
8-Aug Eric Szulgit
15-Aug Jeremy Starr
22-Aug John French
29-Aug Tony Tortora
5-Sep Brian Pierce
12-Sep Michael Weiner
19-Sep Dan Bryson
26-Sep Dr. Joe DiPrima