Archive for February 2008

February 29th, 2008, 8:28 am

Achieving as a Woman in Technology

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Become more successful in your career with this workshop designed to enhance your leadership skills.

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February 29th, 2008, 7:22 am

Journal of an Aspiring Professional

During the summer of 2005, I traveled around Vietnam with my friend Mary. We started off in Old Saigon and worked our way along the coast, via beach resorts, to the northern city of Hanoi. We had plans to travel from Hanoi to Sapa, a small village on the border between Vietnam and China. Our [...]

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February 28th, 2008, 8:33 am

Wine Tasting @ The Wine Library

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Network and learn about wine in a fun and relaxing environment.

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February 28th, 2008, 8:08 am

Legal Week Trust & Estates Litigation Forum

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Legal Week brings you another thought-provoking, interactive and highly enjoyable programme that will confront the challenges of this evolving industry.

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February 28th, 2008, 7:12 am

Top 10 Hispanic Women in Business

Contributed by Pamela Capalad In the last ten years, there has been a growing trend among women in finance. The number of Hispanic women taking high-powered roles in the business and financial sectors has increased significantly. Since 1997, the number of Hispanic-owned businesses has grown 82 percent, making it one of the “fastest growing business [...]

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February 27th, 2008, 8:40 am

The Gender Agenda

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The Gender Agenda is a national event to bring together Opportunity Now Members and Non Members to discuss latest research and current issues.

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February 27th, 2008, 8:37 am

TechLeaders: Power and Influence

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This two-day workshop featuring Jo Miller, CEO of Women’s Leadership Coaching, will focus on extending your power and influence as a technical woman through increased organizational awareness, negotiation techniques, strategies to increase your visibility, and influence techniques to increase buy in for your ideas.

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February 27th, 2008, 8:31 am

The Networking Whistle Blower

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Learn more about female networking advantages and how to win access and trust at the highest levels.

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February 27th, 2008, 7:22 am

New Study Looks at Women Leaders in New York Companies

On Tuesday morning, February 26, 2008, the Women’s Executive Circle of New York (WECNY) held a kick-off event to launch their seminal research report, “2007 New York Census: The State of Women Business Leaders in New York State.” The research study examined the number of women serving on boards of directors and as high-level executives [...]

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February 26th, 2008, 9:02 am

Goldman Sachs Sponsors a New Directions Program for Women Returning to Finance

A few weeks ago, we ran a story about the Pace Law School New Directions program for lawyers returning to practice after taking some time off. It turns out that a similar program exists for women returning to careers in finance. Sponsored by Goldman Sachs, the program is also called New Directions. The Goldman Sachs [...]

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