2013 Session

Leadership in a Multigenerational Workforce: Bridging the Gap to Drive Bottom Line Impact

Using the skills of different generations of workers is critical to increasing business results and bottom line impact. The most effective and successful organizations right now are the ones that foster and leverage a multigenerational workplace to better innovate and gain competitive advantage. This interactive panel will bring together a mix of Gen X and Gen Y leaders to share tools and strategies to help attendees: Understand the value of … [ more ]

Workshop: Getting What You Want (By Getting Out of Your Own Way)

In this workshop, “Getting What You Want By Getting Out of Your Own Way”, New York Times-bestselling author Laura Munson shows how to redefine success so you allow yourself to succeed. Munson is the author of “This is Not the Story You Think It Is: A Season of Unlikely Happiness.” She is an expert in perseverance and dealing with rejection (both personally and professionally), the creator of the Haven Writer … [ more ]

Personal Finance: Seven Savvy Ways to Plan a Better Budget

How financially savvy are you? Wealth management expert Manisha Thakor will share her personal budget philosophies for achieving financial security. You will learn how to incorporate these strategies into a budget that works for you and keeps your spending on track. Speaker: Manisha Thakor , founder and CEO, MoneyZen Wealth Management and author, On My Own Two Feet: A Modern Girl’s Guide to Personal Finance @MANISHATHAKOR Host: Pam Cyr , … [ more ]

Is Your Body Language Sending the Right Message?

Talk all you want—it’s your body language that speaks loudest. In this podcast, author and “human lie detector” Janine Driver helps you hone your non-verbal skills to become a better leader and connector. Speaker: Janine Driver, lie detector expert and New York Times best-selling author, You Can’t Lie to Me @JANINEDRIVER Host: Karen Dougherty Buchholz, vice president, administration, Comcast Corporation @COMCAST http://media.blubrry.com/paconferenceforwomen/p/cdn.conferencesforwomen.org/2013/pa/sessions/How_to_use_body_language_to_influence_human_behavior_Janine_Driver_1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | … [ more ]

Carry On, Warrior: Developing Resiliency to Mobilize a Better You

We have all faced negative or challenging experiences personally or professionally – it’s a part of life. While the experience may impact us; it’s how we move forward as a result which defines who we are. Are you someone who lets challenge immobilize you in times of distress? Once a recovering bulimic and alcoholic, best-selling author and blogger, Glennon Melton serves as a great model for how resiliency helped her … [ more ]

Your Next and Best Career Move: How to MAKE a Working Identity and Life Plan that Reflects You!

In our quest for excellence, shattering the glass ceiling and following a traditional executive career trajectory, women are often sidetracked from a path that may be better suited for their individual strengths or unique passions. Women should and can rise beyond their potential, but not at the expense of their specific skills, talents and expertise. Using the first hand experiences of women from the front-lines, attendees will explore their unique … [ more ]

Strategies to Build a Compelling Brand and Attract More Business

Experts from some of the world’s top companies will share their strategies for branding success. How do you communicate your brand’s value in an ever-changing market? Which tools are right for you and which ones should you avoid? How can you use social media to propel your brand? Whether you are launching a new business or branding products and services for a Fortune 500 company, this session will help you … [ more ]