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SYS Voll, Keikoby veteran Conference attendee Keiko Zoll, writer, designer, advocate, geek

The following is a featured entry in our Share Your Story contest, which celebrates our 10-year anniversary with stories from past attendees.

This video captures in just about one minute what the Conference did for one woman – and what it offers to everyone. We couldn’t have said it better ourselves:

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SYS Andrea and Imanieby Imanie Sampson and Andrea Novelle-Ruddy, high school students
(entry submitted by their teacher, Janet Ferone)

The following is a featured entry in our Share Your Story contest, which celebrates our 10-year anniversary with stories from past attendees.

Inspired by their experience at the 2013 MA Women’s Conference, two high school students from the Boston Community Leadership Academy traveled to Malawi to help African villagers build a school. They hope to return to the MA Women’s Conference this year and bring classmates to learn and be inspired…

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Lindsey PollakLindsey Pollak, often called a “translator” among the generations, shares her insights, opinions and the latest research about today’s 20-somethings in this 30-minute recording of her recent teleclass.

Listen below (or read the transcript) to pick up some actionable strategies to harness the power of your Millennial workers.

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Gladney-LawanasqFor many of us, the end of the business day just means the beginning of home office hours. So we end up living for the weekend, which is hardly a healthy way of life. “You need to have balance every day in order to rejuvenate your mind and body,” says Lawana Gladney, Ph.D., aka Dr. G, an emotional wellness expert and author of If You’re in the Driver’s Seat, Why Are you Lost? A Roadmap to an Amazing Life. Here’s how—it’s easier than you think. Read More

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Jumoke DadaDoes the prospect of working a room make you hope that there will be wine? Even the smoothest movers and hand-shakers didn’t necessarily start out that way. When Jumoke Dada, CEO of Signature Red and an entrepreneur in Philadelphia who has 3,000 names in her database, attended her first networking event for young professionals, she was so overwhelmed she went to the ladies’ room to give herself a pep talk. “I know this sounds weird, but I started to dance to get myself pumped,” she says. Read More

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Sheehy, GailsmREGISTER HERE
Women Who Dare
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
1:00 to 1:30 PM (EDT)

You’ve got the brains, the talent, the resourcefulness, the passion. You’re just a little short on the courage it takes to put your great idea into action or otherwise pursue your dream. Gail Sheehy, author of Passages and Daring: My Passages, can help you make that leap of faith, whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, artist or CEO. Read More

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