A few questions we get quite often:
Are you hiring? I'd love to be a part of the Create & Cultivate team!
We are always looking for awesome talent to add to our team! Send your resume to email@example.com so we can keep you on file! Looking for an internship? We want you! Email us as well with Subject Line INTERN to be considered.
I'm not able to make it to your next conference - will you be having another one this year?
The short answer, YES! You can sign up for our newsletter here to be the first to know where we're headed next!
I'm not a business owner or a blogger yet - is Create & Cultivate still for me?
Absolutely! As long as you have an entrepreneurial spirit, passion and are looking to create and cultivate the career of your dreams whether at a company or on your own, Create & Cultivate is for you!
I'd love to contribute to the C&C blog! How can I write for you?
We love including new voices and ideas on the Create & Cultivate blog! If you have a great idea for a piece, please email our editorial director at firstname.lastname@example.org with writing samples and a detailed pitch.
I’m interested in a sponsored post. What’s the process?
We do offer sponsored posts to select partners. If you are interested in having a sponsored post featured on the Create & Cultivate blog, please email email@example.com.
Where is your team based?
We are based out of sunny Los Angeles. If you see us around town, say hello!
I’m interested in photographing a conference. Where do I apply?
If you are interested in becoming a contributing photographer for
Create & Cultivate, please email your website and
portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Create & Cultivate Insiders
WHAT DOES MEMBERSHIP INCLUDE?
As a member of C&C INSIDER you’ll get access to member only video content and top notch career development resources from industry professionals. Insiders get first announcements of new city locations and front of line entry to our annual conferences. Monthly mentor hangout sessions with the best women in business and an exclusive members only event calendar.
CAN I CANCEL MY MEMBERSHIP?
Membership to C&C INSIDER are an annual commitment. However, you can switch your payment plan and update your payment information at any time inside of your membership account after you log in. When you select to cancel your membership, you will not be renewed for the next 12 months. Please note that all membership plans are an annual commitment, however: you can elect to choose a Monthly or Yearly plan.
WHAT IS YOUR CANCELLATION POLICY?
Except as provided in the Membership Terms and Conditions, all Memberships are non-refundable unless otherwise specified in writing by Create & Cultivate.
CAN I ADD OR REMOVE A FAMILY MEMBER ON MY ACCOUNT?
Memberships are on an individual basis and cannot be transferred to other friends or family members.
WILL THERE BE MEMBER ONLY EVENTS?
C&C INSIDER only events are in the works. We’ll be sending monthly newsletters with updates on next our C&C events and members only activities. Add email@example.com to your email contacts list to make sure you receive your INSIDERS emails.
HOW DO I GET FRONT OF LINE ACCESS?
Once you sign up for C&C INSIDER membership, you’ll be sent your very own membership card which will give you access front of line access at our events. You’ll also be able to use this card for future custom events & experiences.
I SIGNED UP FOR PRE-SALE MEMBERSHIP… NOW WHAT?
Your C&C INSIDER dashboard officially launches on April 2nd. You’ll be able to login to the private dashboard to unlock access to all of our panel videos of past, present & future videos will be added! You’ll also be able to leverage our library of custom business resources which we’ve created with expert partners to provide you the tools you’ve asked for in order to success in your career. Did we mention MENTOR SESSIONS? On April 2nd, you’ll also be able to RSVP to our monthly mentor sessions where you can chat in real time with some of the biggest Investors, Entrepreneurs, Creatives and legal help in the game. MARK YOUR CALENDAR: APRIL 2nd, 2019. We’ll send you an email reminder when it’s live.
WHAT IS THE WELCOME KIT?
When you sign up for C&C INSIDER, you’ll be sent a cute AF welcome kit that includes your C&C INSIDER Card which gives you front of line access to all of our events!
WHAT IS MEMBERSHIP?
Create & Cultivate Insiders is an annual membership that provides our global fan base with access to our famous event footage, monthly perks and mentor sessions, as well as VIP experiences, IRL.
WHAT ARE MY PAYMENT OPTIONS?
Upon purchasing you are signing up & committing to a jam-packed year of Create & Cultivate INSIDER membership! These are the lowest prices for C&C Insiders access - purchase now to be grandfathered in to your price-point for years to come!
YEARLY * BEST VALUE
Unlock access for a full year of membership with our most popular package!
$140 ANNUAL ONE TIME FEE
*All memberships are an annual commitment.
MONTHLY PAYMENT PLAN
When you select a monthly payment option the charge will be recurring monthly payment but you are committing to a year long membership.
$15 MONTHLY FEE | $180 ANNUALLY
*All memberships are an annual commitment. You are committing to a 12 month minimum payment plan of $15/Month
HOW DO I RECEIVE A LOGIN FOR C&C INSIDERS?
You’ll receive an email confirmation from our team with your login details and a link to the C&C INSIDER page where you’re able to log into your account. After your purchase your starter kit will arrive in the mail with your front of line membership card. Don’t forget to bring it with to our events!
HOW DO I RECEIVE MY MEMBERSHIP CARD?
Membership cards will be shipped out on a monthly basis. You’ll need to provide your shipping address at checkout for your C&C INSIDER membership. You should receive yours one-two months after you sign up for membership. The first shipment of member cards will hit the mail in April & you’ll be sent an update when it’s on the way to you!
WHAT HAPPENS IF I LOSE MY MEMBERSHIP CARD?
If you misplace your membership card you can email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
HOW DO I SET UP AUTOMATIC PAYMENTS THROUGH MY BANK ACCOUNT?
Upon signing up, you will have the choice to select monthly payments or pay for the yearly membership at a lower price point upfront. IF you select monty, you simply follow the prompts in the membership payment portal to set up auto pay. Or, pay for a year in advance.
CAN I MAKE A PAYMENT IN-PERSON OR OVER THE PHONE?
Payments for C&C INSIDER are made through our online payment system. Payments are not available to made in-person or over the phone.
HOW DO FRONT OF LINE PASSES WORK?
You’ll receive your C&C INSIDER card in the mail within a month of signing up. If you’re attending an event before you receive your Insider card, you’ll be able to check in at the front of the line (just bring your ID!) Upon arrival, look for the ‘Front of Line’ signage to enter. Based on capacity at the time of your arrival, you will be given first access to the event based on our first come, first serve policy. This means if you arrive and we are at capacity, you will be given access to the front of the line and be the next person granted access.
Small Business Summit Questions
WILL TICKETS SELL OUT?
Yes! Our cities typically always sell out so we suggest buying as soon as you can.
WHAT IS YOUR REFUND POLICY?
There are no refunds available for this event.
CAN I SELL MY TICKET?
We do not allow third party ticket resale and are unable to allow ticket transfers.
WHERE WILL THE EVENT BE HELD?
The Hudson Mercantile | 500 W. 36th Street, New York, NY 10018
WHERE ARE THE ON-SITE RESTROOMS?
There are restrooms on the 1st and 6th floors.
IS THERE A DESIGNATED BREASTFEEDING AREA?
Yes! We will have a designated breastfeeding area on-site. More details to come.
I HAVE QUESTIONS! WHO DO I CONTACT?
If you have any other questions please contact email@example.com and we will get back to you within 48 hours.
HOW DO I GAIN ENTRANCE TO THE EVENT?
Enter off of 10th Ave.
NEED A HAND?
If you are deaf, handicap, or need additional assistance please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org when purchasing your ticket so we can make sure you have a seamless experience on site.
DO YOU ALLOW RE-ENTRY?
No, we do not allow re-entry.
WILL I RECEIVE MY BADGE IN THE MAIL?
No, our registration process will take place on site the morning of our Small Business Summit. You will receive your badge for entry when you arrive for check-in.
IS THIS EVENT 21+ ONLY?
You do not have to be over 21 to attend! For those that are, we will be checking IDs at the door.
WILL THERE BE FOOD?
Yes! We will have food for breakfast, lunch and happy hour plus snacks throughout the day.
SHOULD I BRING ANYTHING?
Please bring your ID and business cards, if desired.
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
We will be moving around throughout the day so keep that in mind when planning your outfit. Pro tip: Wear layers and comfortable shoes.
HOW DO I RECEIVE MY GIFT BAG?
You can retrieve your gift bag at the end of the event. Once you’ve collected your gift bag, you’re unable to re-enter the event.
THERE’S AN ISSUE WITH MY GIFT BAG. WHO DO I REACH OUT TO?
Since most gift bag items are from other brands, you’ll receive the fastest response by contacting the brands directly with any issues or questions.
DO YOU HAVE A LOST & FOUND?
Yes, we will have a designated Lost & Found area on-site. More details to come.
I’M INTERESTED IN SPONSORING. WHO SHOULD I REACH OUT TO?
Please reach out to email@example.com.
San Francisco Conference Questions
RETURN POLICY: CAN I RETURN MY TICKET?
We will provide a 50% return fee up until July 1, 2019. After July 1 2019 there are absolutely no refunds.
CAN I SELL MY TICKET?
Unfortunately, no. We do not allow third party ticket resale and are unable to allow ticket transfers.
WHAT HOTEL RECOMMENDATIONS DO YOU HAVE?
We are so excited to be heading to SF and are partnering with BEI Hotel San Francisco for hotel accommodations. Book at the link above, but act fast! The group room block expires September 11th, 2019.
DO I NEED TO HAVE MY ID WITH ME?
Yes, we will need a government issued form of ID to check you in and give you a wristband if you are 21+. Bring your business cards and your conference badge.
IS THERE A PARKING LOT?
We suggest taking an Uber/Lyft, as parking is limited! If you decide to drive yourself, there are nearby public parking options.
WHAT’S THE ADDRESS FOR UBER/LYFT DROP OFF?
Please use the address: SVN WEST | 10 S Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94103
WHAT DO I WEAR TO THE CONFERENCE?
Keep in mind that there’s a 50% chance it might rain! So please bring a jacket. But most importantly dress comfortably! It’s a large venue + we will be moving around a lot. Keep that in mind when planning footwear and/or sweaters.
WHO DO I CONTACT FOR QUESTIONS?
If you have any other questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you within 48 hours.
WILL I RECEIVE MY BADGE IN THE MAIL?
Yes, you will receive your badge as well as a San Francisco welcome kit in the mail within 30 days of the conference. If you’re an international attendee you will pick up your badge at registration on the day of the event.
WHY AM I GETTING EMAILS FROM BRANDS?
When you RSVP, purchase a ticket or sign up for certain events, downloads and information on our site you might see a disclaimer that states you will be opting-in to emails from our partners. Our partners may send you emails occasionally but you should always have the option to unsubscribe.
I DON’T HAVE A BADGE. WHERE DO I PICK IT UP ONCE I ARRIVE?
If you do not have a badge staff will direct you to registration where you should get in the Badge Pickup line that coincides with your ticket type: GA/VIP. Please email email@example.com if you have any questions about your purchase.
WHERE ARE THE RESTROOMS?
Stay tuned for an update on the map that will be included in an upcoming newsletter for attendees. We will also have signage on site leading you in the direction of the restrooms.
WHAT DO I HAVE TO BRING TO THE CONFERENCE?
You should bring your badge, I.D., your business card, and a jacket in case it rains!
WHERE IS ATTENDEE HAPPY HOUR?
Attendee happy our is always held the evening before the big day so that you can mix and mingle with your fellow attendees. Stay tuned for an update on the San Francisco Happy Hour location—it’s gonna be great!
NEED A HAND?
If you are deaf, handicap or need additional assistance please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org when purchasing your ticket so we can make sure you have a seamless experience on site.
CAN I SELECT MY TRACK?
VIP ticket holders are able to select their tracks & their two mentors for the day. Be sure to review the VIP ticket perks on the ticket page!
IS THERE SOMEWHERE I CAN GO TO BREASTFEED?
Yes, we will have a designated area. Stay tuned for an update and the location will be applied to the map.
WHAT AIRPORT DO I FLY INTO?
You should be flying into SFO.
CAN I LEAVE THE CONFERENCE AND COME BACK LATER IN THE DAY?
Unfortunately we do not allow re-entry. Please note that once you decide to leave, we are unable to allow you entry again due to security reasons.
WHERE IS THE CONFERENCE BEING HELD?
SVN WEST | 10 S Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94103
WILL I BE FED ALL DAY?
Yes, girl! We will have food for breakfast, lunch and happy hour plus snacks throughout the day!
WHAT IF I HAVE FOOD ALLERGIES?
There will be a variety of food options available, but you can email email@example.com with any food allergy concerns.
WHEN DO I GET MY GIFT BAG?
Gift bags will be handed out upon exiting the event. Gift bags are only provided on your way out. Once you’re ready to leave, head to registration to get your gift bag.
WAIT, THERE ARE SOME THINGS THAT ARE MISSING IN MY GIFT BAG THAT OTHER ATTENDEES GOT - WHERE'S MY STUFF?
While we do our best to ensure every guest gets every single item, we cannot guarantee all items will be in each bag, but we will ensure the bag you receive is worth the same amount as every one else.
A BRAND GIFTCARD FROM MY GIFTBAG ISN'T WORKING! WHAT SHOULD I DO?
Oh, no! We are so sorry to hear that. Since this is a sponsored gift card we encourage you to reach out directly to the brand, as this is something only the brand can correct! But please reach out to us if you are having trouble getting into contact with each brand.
I'M INTERESTED IN SPONSORING!
Music to our ears! Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
I WANT TO SWITCH MY TRACK…
So sorry we are unable to make track changes. Tracks are pre-selected as lunches, seats + mentors have been pre-schedule to meet exact needs.
I FORGOT MY MENTOR CARD. WHAT SHOULD I DO?
No worries! Head to registration + ask for Natalie who will help look up + assign you a new mentor card.
I’M AN ATTENDEE. CAN I BRING MY LUGGAGE ON SITE?
Unfortunately, no. We will not have a coat check or luggage check-in. Please leave your luggage at your hotel room.
IS THERE A LOST AND FOUND AREA?
Yes! We have a dedicated lost and found area located at the information booth. Look for our team members in blue Create & Cultivate t-shirts for any assistance.
WHAT TIME DO DOORS OPEN?
Doors open bright and early at 8AM! Get ready for the big day!
CAN I BRING A +1?
Unfortunately, no—but everyone at happy hour is ready to be your new business BFF!