Female Leadership Is on the Rise

Posted by on May 3, 2018 in Blog

Female entrepreneurship is on the rise and USC Marshall’s is tracking its evolution. Check out this infographic with interesting statistics on female leadership and what the rise of women-owned business can do for our economy. Female Leadership is on the Rise – Great Article and Infographics...

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Sponsor a WXW Monthly-Event

Posted by on Mar 7, 2018 in Blog

Want to get your business in front of more than 1240 women in the Washtenaw County area?   Then jump on this opportunity to sponsor a WXW monthly event! At only $150, it’s the BEST marketing move you can make.    Sponsor a monthly workshop and put yourself in the spotlight! This is what you get: One ticket to the monthly event. Two minutes on “stage” at the beginning of the event to talk about your business. Your business logo on all the promotional emails for the event (typically four separate messages.) Option to leave your brochures on attendees tables, and side table The fulfillment of knowing that you’ve helped to support the leading professional and personal development organization for women in Washtenaw County Contact Stacy Collick or Monica Gobba...

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Call for WXW Forum18 Workshop Proposals

Posted by on Mar 4, 2018 in Blog

Call for WXW Forum18 Workshop Proposals The WXW Forum18 Committee is excited to announce that we are now accepting workshop proposals, nominations, or awesome workshop ideas for:   WXW Forum 2018 Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Washtenaw Community College Call for Workshop Proposals Do you run an awesome workshop that would appeal to women in business? Do you believe that women can be positively influenced by what you can teach them? Would you like to be a facilitator and an inspiration at WXW’s Forum 2018? Call for Nominations for Workshop Facilitators Do you know someone that you would like to nominate to run a Forum18 workshop? Call for Workshop Ideas Just have a great idea for a workshop that you would like WXW to explore? YOUR CALL TO ACTION Please read the 2018 CFP Guidelines and fill out the Call for Proposals Submission Form.  If you are making a nomination or suggesting an idea, please complete the submission form with your contact information and as much information as you have about your “really cool idea”.  We can’t promise, but we’ll do our best to see if we can get it filled. Submissions Due: March 30, 2018 We are excited to hear from you! About Woman’s Exchange of Washtenaw – WXW WXW is...

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Blog to check out!

Posted by on Jan 18, 2018 in Blog

WXW Forum 2016 facilitator Breeda Miller is a speaker, writer, comedic actor, and successful businesswoman. Ms. Miller also boasts 30 years of Event Planning experience. She runs a blog for those in the caregiving industry. Check it out!...

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Getting to “No”

Posted by on Jan 12, 2018 in Blog, Past Events

    3rd Thursday, March 15, 2018, 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Mediterrano Restaurant Most of us struggle with how to say no. Yet how often does the inability to say ‘no’ rob us of our productivity? How about our well-being? In this highly interactive workshop, we’ll explore strategies, scripts, and tips for saying no clearly and kindly. Come prepared to share, learn, strategize, and practice! You’ll walk out looking forward to your first opportunity to say no – honestly, skillfully, and without guilt. Get clear on: what makes it hard for YOU to say no the price you pay for not saying no when you want to the tremendous gains available when you master this skill Determine how you’ll know whether to say yes or no. Create/select stock phrases so you’ll be prepared when you feel on the spot. Gain confidence and skill by practicing with other participants. Join us Thursday, March 15th, 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. and come away knowing how to say NO! Agenda 4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.          Check in, casual mingling, delicious appetizers 5:30 p.m. – 6:20 p.m.          Interactive Workshop 6:20 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.         Wrap-up and close Cost $25.00 per adult if you register by March 11th $30.00 per adult if you...

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Extreme Brand Makeover

Posted by on Jan 11, 2018 in Blog, Past Events

  3rd Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 11:30 am – 1:30 pm Mediterrano Restaurant Want to strengthen or revitalize your personal brand? Attend this interactive workshop to learn how real women can enhance their online personal brand. Work together with other participants in small groups led by a member of Hoyden Creative Group and walk away with tips you can apply to enhance your own personal brand. Real-time activities may include revised content, headshots, joining groups of interest, making new connections, posting articles, and more. The workshop will conclude with each working group exchanging cards to build their own personal networks and watching the big reveal of the “Extreme Personal Brand Makeover”. Join us Thursday, April 19th, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. and leave with a plan for your own Personal Brand Makeover! Agenda 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.     Check in, casual mingling, delicious lunch 12:30 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.       Interactive Workshop 1:20 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.         Wrap-up and close Cost $25.00 per adult if you register by April 15th $30.00 per adult if you register after April 15th (includes delicious lunch!) Location Mediterrano Restaurant 2900 South State Street Ann Arbor, MI 48104 Meet your Facilitator: Sarah Stanley, Hoyden Creative Sarah’s diverse marketing and communications background includes working with government,...

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