Communication Secrets of Women Leaders (And What Men Can Learn From Them) Workshop and Mentoring Session

Monday, June 3, 2013 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Center for Women in Business

3:30pm Registration Opens
4:00pm Communication Workshop*
6:00pm Mentoring Session**
7:00pm End of Program

*The price to attend the Communication Workshop is $35 and includes admittance to the Mentoring Session.
**The price to attend the Mentoring Session only is $20.

Want to know how to communicate in more clear, concise and compelling ways?  During this nearly two-hour interactive workshop, Susan Peterson, Founder and Chair of The Communication Center, will provide the strategies and techniques critical to enhancing participants’ communication skills. 

Takeaways Include:

  • Identify and hone natural communication abilities.
  • Find tactful ways to be your best advocate.
  • Create and keep exceptional teams.
  • Build and convey confidence, credibility and presence.

Following the workshop, CWB is providing a mentoring session for professional women and men who want to gain insight on their career goals and meet one-on-one with some of the top professionals in Washington, DC. Our keynote speaker will be Gloria Bohan, President and CEO of Omega World Travel.

Mentors Include:

Jana Adams
Personal Care Products Council
             Julie Andreeff Jensen
Brunswick Group
Gloria Bohan
Omega World Travel
             Kim Kingsley
Jean Card
National Federation of Independent Business
             Susan Kurland
U.S. Department of Transportation
Rick Corcoran
RJ Corcoran & Associates LLC
             Commissioner Nancy Nord
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Kelley Cox
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
             Susan Peterson
The Communication Center
Ron Eidshaug
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
             Scott Reed
Chesapeake Enterprises
Rob Engstrom
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
             Linda Schoumacher Rozett
The American Petroleum Institute
Karen Alderman Harbert
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
             Guylaine Saint Juste
Capital One Bank
Ana Recio Harvey
U.S. Small Business Administration
             Lorraine Thelian
Ketchum Inc.
Sue Hensley
National Restaurant Association
             Terry Weisz
Marriott International, Inc.

Hors d' oeuvres and light refreshments will be provided (only persons 21 and older will be admitted). Students and military get $5 off registration with code TAKEFIVE. Please be prepared to provide ID at registration.