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(ALL) Fordham Women in Business Conference

February 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Please join us for the 22nd Annual Fordham Women in Business Conference. The theme this year is: Share the Vision: Advocate. Connect. Empower. It will be a day devoted to empowering women, listening to their success stories, and learning how we as women can share the vision of our futures!

Admission is open to the public. RSVP here.

Your admission ticket includes:

  • 2 panels with our speakers from Estée Lauder, Mount Sinai, Warner Media, KPMG, Shiseido, NBC Universal and more!
    Entry to a raffle where we will be giving out prizes
    Your choice of workshop: Negotiating in the Workplace OR Corporate Meditation/Emotional Intelligence
    A thank you gift from FWiB

Agenda:

12:45 PM – Registration

1:00 PM – Opening remarks by FWiB

1:15 PM – Opening remarks by Dean Donna Rapaccioli

1:30 PM – Panel

Building for the Future

2:15 PM – Workshops

Negotiating In the Workplace

Corporate Meditation/ Emotional Intelligence

3:00 PM – Panel

Knowing your Value

3:45 PM – Closing Remarks

4:00 PM – Networking (Should you wish to network, you are welcome to stay)

Panel 1: Building for The Future

Panelists will discuss their career journeys to date and how they have benefited from mentorship or have been a mentor to another future leader. Panelists will also share how this has aided in their personal and professional accomplishments.

Panel 2: Knowing your Value

Panelists will discuss how they managed situations in their careers in which they highlighted their strengths, differentiated themselves from their peers, and achieved their professional goals with high standards.

Workshop 1: Negotiating in the Workplace

According to CNBC 60% of women said they never negotiated their salary. This workshop will discuss how women achieve their career goals and become more comfortable negotiating the benefits, promotions, or salaries that they are deserving of.

Workshop 2: Corporate Meditation/ Emotional Intelligence

According to Forbes, America has become the most overworked developed country in the world with 85% of men and 66% of women working more than 40 hours a week. Stress can have a detrimental effect on your career, leading to lack of focus, burnout, and inability to meet deadlines. This workshop will teach you skills on meditation, which can help to improve stress, anxiety, and focus in your personal and professional life.

We hope to see you there!

Details

Date:
February 26
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Other

Open for
U/G-Both undergraduate and graduate students

Venue

441 East Fordham Road
Bronx, NY 10458 United States
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Phone:
718-817-4100

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