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Mentoring Millennials—Free Teleclass with Lindsey Pollak September 16

Lindsey PollakMentoring Millennials
Tuesday, September 16th
1:00 pm – 1:30 pm EDT

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How much do you know about your Millennial employees (those born approximately between 1982 and 2000, also known as Generation Y)? What motivates them? Why do they spend so many hours texting? What are ways you can mentor them towards success?

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Shift into Fall with Tory Johnson—Free Teleclass September 9

Tory Johnson headshot Shift into Fall
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
1:00 PM to 1:30 PM (EDT)

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Tory Johnson’s The Shift chronicles a very personal journey sparked by a candid conversation with one of her TV bosses that led her to make the biggest shift of her career—and ultimately led her to a better life both professionally and personally. While this may have been her biggest one yet, Tory is no stranger to shifts—she is the ideal model to illustrate the success one can achieve when willing to be flexible, adapt and reinvent with the times.

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2015 Speaker Applications Now Posted

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Share Your Story!

attendees at PA Conference for WomenDo you have a story about how the Pennsylvania Conference for Women inspired you, helped you find a job, gave you the tools you needed to start a business, fostered a relationship with a new mentor or client, or provided confidence through a transition? We’d love to hear and share your story. Please email it to us at [email protected].

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Make the Shift with Tory Johnson

Tory Johnson before after SHIFTPennsylvania Conference for Women speaker and Good Morning America contributor Tory Johnson helps women make great things happen. She made the shift from employee to entrepreneur and built two multi-million dollar career-focused businesses after a painful firing. Now, after a second major shift—losing more than 60 pounds in a year—Tory is on a mission to help others change their mind for a better life.  Read More

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Exclusive Survey: Women and Workplace Readiness

An exclusive online survey of Conference attendees conducted by Bentley University’s Center for Women and Business found that only 6% of women felt they were “very well prepared” for career success when they first entered the professional workplace, while 19% reported being “moderately well prepared” and 46% said they were “somewhat well-prepared.” Nearly a third, 30%, said they were “not at all prepared” for career success. Read More

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2013 Conference Is Sold Out

The Nov. 1, 2013 Pennsylvania Conference for Women is officially sold out! Please join our email list or follow our social media channels for highlights from the day, free monthly online events and resources, and announcements about the 11th Annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women, which will be held on October 16, 2014.

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QVC & Dress for Success® Handbag & Accessory Drive

QVC Partners_logo with TM_lime backgroundPlease join QVC and Dress for Success in promoting the economic independence of disadvantaged women. We invite you to donate your new or gently used handbags and accessories by bringing your items to the Nov. 1 Pennsylvania Conference for Women and depositing them in the bins adjacent to the registration booth. As part of its ongoing commitment to the success and wellness of women, QVC is a proud supporter of Dress for Success Worldwide and its Philadelphia affiliate, which has assisted more than 10,000 women in the Greater Philadelphia area since 2008 by providing professional attire, a network of support and career development tools to thrive in work and in life.

Items to be collected:

  • Handbags
  • Jewelry
  • Shoes
  • Scarves
  • Briefcases
  • Unused hosiery
  • Unopened cosmetics

Your participation is greatly appreciated!

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Press Release: Hillary Rodham Clinton to Deliver Keynote at 2013 Conference for Women

August 19, 2013—The 2013 Pennsylvania Conference for Women announced today that Hillary Rodham Clinton, Former U.S. Secretary of State, will deliver a keynote address at the event on November 1, 2013 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Also appearing will be Madeleine Albright, America’s first woman Secretary of State and bestselling author, and Judge Glenda Hatchett, host and star of the Emmy-nominated television show Judge Hatchett.  Albright and Hatchett are returning to help celebrate the Conference’s 10th anniversary. The Conference also announced that Sallie Krawcheck, one of the most respected voices on Wall Street and business leader, 85 Broads, will join Clinton, Albright and Hatchett as a keynote speaker. Read More

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Who Is Driving Your Career? May “Office Hours” Recap

What is it that you love about your current job, what are you really good at, and what sparks your passion? In the first episode of our new  online radio show “Office Hours,” host Samantha Ettus and featured guest Darlene Templeton discussed how women can become their own best advocates and leverage their skills and experience to meet specific career goals. Read More

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