At our September breakfast, we will be joined by Brutally Honest author and business consultant Emily Cohen. Emily will change your thinking about what new business development really is and suggest better, more enjoyable ways to do it.
All businesses, big and small, need a compelling brand strategy to build awareness and grow. Join us to learn how to develop a strategy for connecting with your audience using effective and consistent visual and verbal language. Featuring Nancy Ruzow, Founder & Principal Designer at Ruzow Graphics, and Felicia Stingone, Cofounder & Brand Strategist at Chief Marketing Partners.
Our annual Speed Networking breakfast is our most popular event and allows participants to connect one-on-one. Like speed dating, we will chat individually with our fellow founders in a rapid-fire format to learn more about what we each have to offer and how we can help one another.
Learn how to get out of your own way on the path to success! Join Marjorie Spitz, Chief MOJO Maker™, work-culture guru, and life coach for a fun, interactive MOJO Makers™ workshop to help you overcome the negative attitudes, defeatist thinking, and discouraging self-talk that is holding you back.
Join mindset & wellness coach, speaker, and award-winning author of 12 books, Sweta Vikram, as she shares tips for crafting the compelling story of your business and how to connect with your community on social media.
Women-owned certification opens critical market access to corporate and government contracts. Certification opens doors for women-owned businesses by providing business development opportunities, training, and resources.
Our panel of entrepreneurs and certifying organizations will help you understand if certification is right for your company and what you need to do to get certified!
From the record number of women elected to political office in 2018 to the success of the #MeToo movement, women have made great strides toward equality and a more inclusive culture in the workplace. Still, industries that are overwhelmingly male present particular challenges as well as opportunities. Our illustrious panel of female entrepreneurs will tell us how they address these challenges and what they do to thrive in their environment.
Marketer and super-connector, Laura Mignott, CEO of the experience agency DFlash, will show you how the best way to sell is through the connections and clients who love you.
Then get ready to think on your feet as Nancy Ruzow, Design Director of Ruzow Graphics and owner and moderator of Creatives' Roundtable, hones your elevator pitch to 1 word, 4 words, and then a single impactful sentence.
We are pleased to welcome Erica Keswin, best-selling author of Bring Your Human to Work, speaker, and professional dot-connector. This flagship talk is based on Erica’s twenty years as a consultant for some of the most iconic brands in the world, as well as her recent research for her book on what makes a company more “human.”
Are you blocking your intuition? The world of data overload has increased the filter through which we view decision making. As this filter gets thicker, our intuition becomes blocked. These distractions have left us disconnected from our intuition, and we miss out on how to use this powerful channel for decision making. Our featured speaker, Karin Bellantoni, will discuss actionable steps to get unstuck quickly and become the leaders we are meant to be!
Our featured speaker, Megan Densmore, will help us prioritize self-care while navigating the many pressures of entrepreneurial life. Megan is a Freedom Coach, who helps clients find the financial, physical, artistic and creative freedom to live our best lives and contribute to the people and causes that matter to us.
Our guest speaker, Diane Spear, will discuss the ways in which we can claim our power by confronting and working through 'imposter syndrome,' using powerful and direct language, achieving work-life balance, and getting past negative messaging or unrealistic expectations from our past that impact our effectiveness in building a fulfilling career.
Back by popular demand... like speed-dating, we will connect individually in a rapid-fire format with our fellow founders to learn more about what we each have to offer and how others can help. Bring lots of business cards, postcards, or even a one-pager with your contact info!
Our speaker will be Leslie Waller, Founder and Chief Strategist at Fire Opal Communications, a marketing and brand consultancy that helps businesses and professionals shift to an abundance mindset. Leslie is an experienced marketer, a mastermind facilitator, business coach, and keynote speaker.
Mary Beth Lacki of White Crane Consulting will help us tap into the mind of our target audience and answer questions like: What keeps my customer up at night? What are my customers struggles and desires? What is my customer trying to achieve when they purchase my product or service? We'll understand what resonates with our target audience and how to market our businesses in future campaigns.
Think these sound like awkward topics for a cocktail party? Think again! Join us for an evening of cocktails, appetizers, and stimulating conversation with a panel of experts on some typically taboo topics. Our featured guests include the founders of companies whose focus is helping women live better, more fulfilling lives. These women make innovative products to solve problems that are often taboo to discuss and, thus, have gone unaddressed in the market.