To achieve extraordinary personal and business results, one must learn how to manage stress, understand fiduciary risks of retirement plans, manage your edge in negotiations, leverage mobile app technology to market your business and embrace risk in order to stretch and grow.
On September 6, 2012, the Women's Business Council - Southwest (WBCS) partners with national thought leaders and WBCS members in providing a half-day conference dedicated to educational workshops to help you achieve new heights.
Registration check-in opens at 11:30 a.m.
The Lillie R. Knox Memorial Luncheon begins at 12:00 noon and features recipients of the Lillie Knox Investing for Growth award â€¦ a cash award of up to $5,000 that helps women's business enterprises (WBEs) meet a critical need in their business. Keynote Speaker, Melinda Marcus of InPSYCHSâ„˘ will share why women are often undervalued in business and what you can do about it in her presentation entitled, Ladies, Mom Was Wrong.
Following the luncheon, each registrant will attend two of four workshops designed for corporations and WBEs packed with relevant business and personal development topics that are sure to equip you throughout 2013! And to improve your odds for growth, it may be time to consider changes in your risk assumptions and action plan. Katie Johnson of Upshaw Johnson.
Company will provide an inspirational session Uprooted From Kansas to Oz (for all attendees) between workshops at 3:00 p.m. You won't want to miss this one! Workshop participants can earn Continuing Education Hours (CEHs) that may be applied toward the Institute of Supply Managementâ€™s (ISM) CPSM, CPSD, C.P.M. recertification and/or A.P.P. reaccreditation program requirements. Read more under Workshops. The day ends with a networking reception, and more opportunities to â€śharvest partnerships!â€ť Be sure to bring plenty of business cards!
Important: If there was not workshop(s) available when you registered, please visit the on-site registration desk after the luncheon and you will be able to pick workshop(s) then.
Toll Tags and Tickets:
1. Whether or not you have a Toll Tag, go through the toll booth and get a toll ticket.
2. Take your toll ticket to the bell captainâ€™s desk at hotel upon arrival for validation.