How to Prepare for the National Conference & Business Fair — the Experts Weigh In

Hear from the Host Committee for the 2019 WBENC National Conference & Business Fair on how they prepare for conference, including practical tips to make the most out of the event and generate the most business opportunities.

Posted on May 21, 2019 and filed under WBE Wisdom.

WBE Wisdom: Bring Your ‘A’ Game to Talent Acquisition

Lynne Marie Finn, President & CEO of Broadleaf Results and a member of the Host Committee for the 2019 National Conference & Business Fair, shares her insights on what it takes to find and retain top talent in today’s tight labor market.

Posted on May 20, 2019 and filed under WBE Wisdom, Guest Post.

Women Who Own It: Margery Kraus of APCO Worldwide

Meet Margery Kraus, Founder and Executive Chairman of APCO Worldwide, an advisory and advocacy communications consultancy helping public and private sector organizations act with agility to succeed.

Posted on May 13, 2019 and filed under WBE Wisdom, WBE Success Story.

Opportunities Open Doors: WBENCPitch at the 2019 National Conference & Business Fair

Don’t miss the opportunity to pitch your business during WBENCPitch, presented by PepsiCo, a large, tournament-style elevator pitch competition for WBENC-Certified Women's Business Enterprises (WBEs) taking place June 25-27, 2019 at the 2019 WBENC National Conference & Business Fair.

Posted on May 10, 2019 and filed under Opportunities Open Doors.

WBE Wisdom: The Power of Experiences in Developing World Class Teams

Jennifer Collins, CMP, President & CEO of JDC Events and a member of the Host Committee for the 2019 National Conference & Business Fair, shares her insights on experiential learning to keep a multi-generational workforce engaged.

Posted on May 9, 2019 and filed under WBE Wisdom, Guest Post.

WIPP Is The WOSB Conference You Don’t Want to Miss!

We are honored to feature a guest blog from our National Partner Organization, Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP) regarding their upcoming event. Read a message from WIPP President & CEO Candace Waterman about their upcoming event in Washington D.C., right before the WBENC National Conference & Business Fair in Baltimore.

Posted on May 8, 2019 and filed under WBE Wisdom, Guest Post.

Coffee With Corporates: Q&A with Jim Gorzalski of Capital One Financial Corporation

Time for a coffee break? Take a few minutes to get to know Jim Gorzalski, Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer of Capital One Financial Corporation, including his best career advice, what women inspire him, and why design thinking so important to business.

Posted on May 6, 2019 and filed under Corporate Members.

Opportunities Open Doors: Accelerated Leadership Development Program

WBENC is excited to partner with Robert Half International to offer the Robert Half Accelerated Leadership Development Program (ALD).

Posted on May 3, 2019 and filed under Opportunities Open Doors.

WBE Wisdom: How to Maximize MatchMaker Opportunities

Bev Gray, President & CEO of Exhibit Edge, Inc. and a member of the Host Committee for the 2019 National Conference & Business Fair, share her tried and true tips to get the most out of 1:1 MatchMaker meetings.

Posted on April 30, 2019 and filed under WBE Wisdom, Guest Post.

Women Who Own It: Gloria Bohan of Omega World Travel, Inc.

Trendsetters. Trailblazers. Innovators. Entrepreneurs.  Get inspired by the incredible female founders leading today's Women Owned businesses. 

Posted on April 29, 2019 and filed under WBE Wisdom, WBE Success Story.