It's Wednesday! Here's what's happening in the news this week:
Are you ready to join the women entrepreneur revolution? Join CWB for a discussion with author and entrepreneur Jenn Aubert as she talks about the unique challenges faced by women entrepreneurs. Aubert will interview fellow women entrepreneurs: Halelly Azulay, president of TalentGrow LLC; Kimberly Wilson, founder of Tranquil Space; and Kassie Rempel, owner of Lillybee.
The Salt Lake Chamber Women’s Business Center will honor the 2014 ATHENA International Award recipient and four women as Pathfinders at the 38th Annual American Express Women & Business Conference and Wells Fargo ATHENA Award Luncheon coming up on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014. Roberta Phillips and Natalie Masri will present the Advancing Women to the Top research during a plenary session.
CWB's Natalie Masri and Sara Scheller will present their research highlighting how women are reshaping the entrepreneurial landscape, in particularly those who have started their own micro-enterprises either out of choice or necessity. The event also will feature a panel of several local women business owners as well as a women's business showcase that will take place at 3:30 p.m. and a networking reception to follow at 6:30 p.m.
Women are the disruptive innovation for 21st century business, and the 2014 Womenetics Conference will amplify the case, identify the obstacles and uncover what it takes to have an inclusive workplace. This half-day conference will feature insights from corporate, nonprofit, academic and public policy representatives, and promises savvy debate and powerful take-aways applicable to businesses large and small.