AQR Academy

The resources, solutions, skills, and strategies you need to run your business. Virtual events for retailers. Attend live via Zoom. Unable to attend? Watch later – all events and workshops are recorded. Access anytime!

Fast-paced presentations focused on topics needed to be a successful business owner as we move ahead in this ever changing world.

AQR Academy 2021 – Full Year
AQR Academy 2021 – Full Year
2 Events + 6 Workshops plus all the benefits and perks!
Register now for a full year of fast-paced classes focused on topics needed to be a successful retail owner.
Craft Effective Social Media Content
February 4, 2021; 12 pm to 1:30 pm CST

Join us for this extraordinary workshop featuring Kristy Honsvick (internationally sought out content strategist) and Hollie Clere (social media strategist, consultant, and trainer)!
Register now for a Zoom workshop dedicated to creating content to sell.
Diamond Sponsor: Jaftex
Diamond Sponsor: Jaftex

Learn tips and techniques for moving forward. Grow through virtual networking with other industry professionals. Join us as we create and continue the conversation.

AQR Academy 2021 Schedule:


AQR Academy – Spring 2021: March 4, 2021
AQR Academy – Fall 2021: September 2, 2021 

Registration Includes:

  • Virtual event covering topics critical to running a small business.
  • Recordings of day’s classes for future reference.
  • Opportunity to network with other industry professionals
  • First 200 registrants receive a Swag Bag Box shipped directly to them.
  • All participants are invited to join a private Facebook group.
  • Continuing the conversation through FREE monthly Zoom networking events
  • Digital magazine recap of the Event .
  • Access to experts in the industry.
  • FREE monthly Zoom Continue the Conversations for all Academy participants; third Thursday of the month.


February 4, 2021Craft Effective Social Media ContentRegistration now open!
AQR Academy – Workshop: April 1, 2021
AQR Academy – Workshop: June 3, 2021
AQR Academy – Workshop: July 1, 2021
AQR Academy – Workshop: October 7, 2021
AQR Academy – Workshop: November 4, 2021 


Package Offer (all 2021 Events and Workshops) – subscribers: $440   
Package Offer (all 2021 Events and Workshops) – non-subscribers: $780 

Events – subscribers: $115   
Events – non-subscribers: $195   

Workshops – subscribers: $35   
Workshops – non-subscribers: $65   

Not a subscriber? Become one today to take advantage of the lower pricing.

Did you miss the first 2 AQR Academy events? No worries! You can still get all of the information presented.
AQR Academy Fall 2020

Purchase the recordings and digital recap from AQR Academy – Fall 2020 held on October 27, 2020.

Social Selling

Purchase the recording of Social Selling Workshop held on November 12th here.