Around The Network - November 2017

Check out this month’s curated list of articles, news stories, and perspectives from entrepreneurs we think you might find interesting from around the WBENC network.

Posted on November 17, 2017 and filed under Around the Network.

Passion with Purpose: The Life of a WBENC Ambassador

Learn more about WBENC Ambassadors and how they serve as champions for WBENC and women-owned businesses.

Posted on November 15, 2017 and filed under Corporate Members, Ambassadors.

Guest Post: Why Sue Bhatia, Founder/Chair of Rose International, Never Misses a WBENC Conference

Guest post from Sue Bhatia, Founder/Chair of Rose International, on how WBENC has impacted her career – and why she never misses a WBENC conference.  

Posted on November 10, 2017 and filed under Women of Distinction, Guest Post.

Message from the President - Succeeding Together with Our Partners

Read what's new at WBENC from our President and CEO, Pamela Prince-Eason.

Posted on November 8, 2017 and filed under Message from Pam.

Round Up: Where in the World are the WBENC Staff?

The WBENC team is an active group. When we’re not planning events, managing programs, or assisting WBEs and Corporate Members, you will often find us out and about at area events and conferences to network, promote WBENC, and support women entrepreneurs. See what we've been up to lately!

Posted on November 7, 2017 and filed under WBENC Staff.

Are You Ignoring Your Greatest Threat? A WBE Weighs in on Cyber Security

Cyber security has been a hot topic in the news, but as a WBE, are you doing what it takes to protect your business? In this guest post, Pamela Harper from WBENC-Certified WBE Griesing Law, LLC shares her expert advice on how small businesses can protect themselves from cyberattacks.

Posted on November 6, 2017 and filed under Guest Post.

WBENC Raises the Stakes (and Opportunities!) for the 2018 Student Entrepreneur Program and Pitch Competition

The Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) is proud to announce the launch of the 2018 Student Entrepreneur Program (SEP). Now in its 10th year, SEP begins with the recruitment of the best and brightest of female entrepreneurship and culminates with an invigorating Pitch Competition for seed capital. 

Posted on November 1, 2017 and filed under SEP, NextGen.

INSIGHTS on Doing Business with Our Corporate Members

Want to know how to do business with our top corporate members, but don’t know where to start? Find out inside info through our “How to Do Business With” paks in the WBENC Insights knowledge library!

Posted on October 25, 2017 and filed under Inside Insights.

My Business Journey and Lessons Learned: Leslie Saunders Shares Her Story

Leslie Saunders has more than thirty years of experience developing innovative insurance products, employee benefits and training services for travel industry organizations, car rental companies and airport concessionaires.

Posted on October 24, 2017 and filed under Women of Distinction, Guest Post.

Monday Motivation: “Bored and Brilliant” - Rethinking our Relationship with our Phones

This week for our Monday Motivation, Lindsey All, Senior Manager of Marketing, Programs and Business Development here at WBENC, shares her story and practical tips on how she changed the way she incorporates technology into her day. 

Posted on October 23, 2017 and filed under Monday Motivation.