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What makes leaders effective in an environment that is rapidly changing, volatile, and unpredictable? And what makes those effective leaders get the most out of life?

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First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden attended the Fort Campbell Veterans Jobs Summit, which included panel discussions and Hiring our Heroes job fair for service members and military spouses.
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April 9, 2014
What makes leaders effective in an environment that is rapidly changing, volatile, and unpredictable? And what makes those effective leaders get the most out of life?
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March 11, 2014

CWB's third annual summit celebrates the successes of business women around the country while also discussing their unique challenges.  We will address the importance of finding supportive and reliable netowrks necessary for success, as well as the familiar roadblocks women face in accessing and using capital-- one of the most common reasons why women's business dreams lag in comparison to men's.

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December 16, 2013
What are the rites that mark a person’s passage from journeyman to master in a field?
Library Article
September 11, 2013
It is not going to be easy, but it will be worth it
Library Article
September 11, 2013
Changing State of Military Families
Library Article
September 11, 2013
One feature of great innovation cultures is an abundance mindset
Library Article
March 7, 2013
Why Women Need Another Breakthrough in Business
Blog Post
October 19, 2012
America’s young entrepreneurs are aggressively building a new generation of businesses, products and services
Blog Post
July 24, 2012
How one woman inspired generations of explorers, scientist, and dreamers
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June 13, 2012
The Summit will bring together governors and thought leaders from across the country to discuss the state of our nation’s job market, outline policies that are needed to generate jobs and accelerate economic growth, and highlight what policies are working in each participating governor’s state.
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April 23, 2012
The Honorable Barbara Hackman Franklin is the central figure in a new book entitled, “A Matter of Simple Justice: The Untold Story of Barbara Hackman Franklin and A Few Good Women” by Lee Stout. The book sheds light on the Nixon Administration’s work to expand the role of women and the enduring impact in the American workplace.
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March 26, 2012

The topic of women in the workplace is certainly not a new subject for discussion, but how we look at their role and impact is most certainly changing.  History has accurately recorded the foundation that women bring to our families and communities, but what about in business? 

Blog Post
March 20, 2012

With the Center for Women in Business (CWB) Summit today and the release of NCF's research project (conducted with Georgetown University and in cooperation with CWB), we at NCF thought it would be a good opportunity to host a blog post written by CWB's executive director, Rob

Library Article
March 20, 2012

Women in business are redefining the game throughout America's free enterprise system.  In this report authored by Dr. Catherine H. Tinsley of Georgetown University, the National Chamber Foundation and the Center for Women in Busness examine women's representation in the top executive ranks of mid-cap firms.

 

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March 20, 2012

How Do You Do It?  Nearly everywhere I go, I am asked that same question… 

I want to confess right on the front end that I don’t do it. Let me come clean.  While the privilege of running a top notch marketing organization at a Fortune 100 company for which I have loved working for over thirty years is a dream come true, I don’t do it alone!  

I want to share with you a few concepts and secrets that answer “how I do it” and will hopefully help you do IT and MORE! 

Forum Question
March 14, 2012
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December 21, 2011
A Center for Women in Business is launched to expand our knowledge of how women excel in different types of organizations.
Blog Post
December 9, 2011

The recent Labor Department jobs numbers were encouraging on a number of levels.  We saw the unemployment figure fall to 8.6% and companies add 120,000 jobs last month (according to a separate employer survey).  Yet, buried beneath that sunny figure (and unearthed by many commentators in the hours after the numbers were released) was the finding that 315,000  people had dropped out of the labor force.