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Military Money Manual is giving away a VIP ticket valued at $297.99 plus $500 cash to cover the cost of attending the 2019 Military Influencer Conference in Washington, DC. The MICDC VIP ticket includes:
- All Keynote Speakers
- Access to Breakout Sessions
- Exhibitor Space Access & Networking
- Welcome Cocktail Reception
- Access to the MIC Event App
- Special VIP Event and Closing Party
- Exclusive Pre-Conference Workshops
- Event Recordings & Speaker Slides
- Bonus Swag
The Military Influencer Conference (MIC) is an exciting, dynamic event that brings together hundreds of spouses, community leaders, entrepreneurs, and influencers united by a passion for the military.
In 2019 MIC will take place in beautiful Washington, D.C. at the Washington Hilton from 8-10 September 2019. Over 3 days, 500+ attendees will hear 4 keynote speakers, attend 35+ sessions, and see over 75+ exhibitors.
MIC is the “Only Conference For Military Brands, Non-Profits & Small Business Owners.”
Qualifications to enter the sponsorship contest:
You must be a military spouse with a business or looking to start one soon. Anything from Instagram influencer to a small veteran owned business cashing huge government contracts.
Even if you have never made a buck with your business please apply! This conference will be an excellent boost to growing your business. The networking, connections, and learning you will gain in just 3 days will be well worth your time.
Spouses to Active duty, Guard, Reserve, veterans, retirees, I don't care. You can even be military yourself, as long as you are married/domestic partner to an military servicemember.
Please write an at least 500 word guest post or article about a lifestyle, travel, or financial tactic or technique you have used to earn financial independence, get closer to financial independence, or increase your life satisfaction in some way. The more actionable the better! Share what's worked for you so others can achieve the success that you now enjoy.
Please share the post you're reading now on one social media channel. Instragram, Facebook, Twitter, Snapshat, Pinterest, and anywhere else military spouses collect. It can be your personal account or business. It can be just to your friends or in a group, just one social media share of this giveaway please.
Submissions must be received by 1 July 2019 at 2359 PST.
I will select 1 winning entry to receive the VIP ticket and $500. I will publish the best content received, with links back to the authors', on my site. If you do not want your content published, please let me know when you submit it.
Here's how to enter the sponsorship contest…
Send an email with your guest post or article both in the email body and attached as a PDF, Word doc, Google doc, or any other kind of commonly used format to [email protected] I'll let you know when I receive the email and will notify you by end of July if you've won!
Why I Support Military Spouse Entrepreneurship
Military spouses sacrifice an incredible amount of autonomy as they move from assignment to assignment with their significant other. My wife gave up a job in the pharmaceutical industry that paid better than my 6 year captain salary to move around the world with me.
Many military spouses struggle to find work when they move to a different city, state, or country. Sometimes local laws don't even allow for spouses to work on the local economy.
The US military does a terrible job of accommodating the modern working spouse. I want to do what I can to help military spouses achieve their definition of success, whether that means working at home, outside the home, raising a family, or however they define it.
There are so many well educated and hard working spouses out there who have limited opportunities to have a fulfilling career, to add to the family bank accounts, or to simply bring in their own income. I want to support the entrepreneurs, the influencers, and the military spouses who won't settle for the status quo.
Please share this post with a deserving military spouse that you think would benefit from attending the Military Influencers Conference DC in September 2019. I'm looking forward to reading your excellent articles!