Come to this session and meet other women and men who are active in various women’s organizations or initiatives around the state and nation. You’ll get to know at least four people you didn’t know before and make some great business and personal connections. You may make a new friend, or meet your new boss or client! During this session with Laurie Battaglia, we’ll provide some great questions, and you’ll each get four minutes to talk with another woman or man attending the conference. After each 8 minute round, you’ll switch and find someone else to meet. Join us, and bring business cards!
In order for women to gain equality (economic/social/political), we must stop fighting for everyone else’s rights and join together to fight for our own. Women always identify with the men in our lives- our husbands, clergy/God, bosses, political leaders, etc. We never look at each other across whatever other divide exists (race/religion/income/etc) and acknowledge that what we have in common is that we are all women. Join Tammy Caputi for this empowering workshop!
This interactive workshop with Miss Arizona 2016 Katelyn Niemiec clarifies and defines different types of bullying and teaches students, teachers, administrators and caregivers of all ages to: Stand Up, Take Action, Open Up, Protect Yourself, and Speak Out. Bullying STOPS Here also provides various materials and resources to help those experiencing bullying.
In this seminar, Catherine Scrivano focuses on Six steps women can take to help them achieve financial security, including taking control of their money, becoming more knowledgeable investors, advocating for themselves in the workplace, planning for retirement, protecting their income and assets, and creating an estate plan.
This Teen Dating Abuse Prevention workshop with Donna Bartos is for individuals/parents/teens/organizations with an interest in youth-driven social change to prevent teen dating abuse. Participants will: Unpack the root causes (unhealthy gender norms, social acceptance, taught abusive behavior, insecurity) of dating abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault, Understand risk/protective factors facing youth, and Gain tools to talk about dating abuse and healthy relationships with teens.
What You Always wanted to Know about Navigating through the Legislative System, with Rhonda Barnes, attorney with the law firm of Perkins Coie Brown & Bain and legal counsel for the Democrats at the AZ State Capitol.
The United States has never had a female president and although many still believe that the gender of the president doesn’t matter, they are wrong. Around the world many countries have elected female presidents, yet the United States lags far behind these nations. This absence of women in our Oval Office has an affect on our nation and it’s citizens. This workshop with Jennifer Hall Lee will give you the facts about gender in politics and why a woman occupying the top seat of power in our nation is important for our democracy.
There are 467 million Linked In users; the majority of which are not capitalizing on this effective business tool. Guess what… you’re not going to be one of them! Lauren Burgoyne will teach you how to rock your Linked In Profile like the networking professional you are! Our agenda will include how to: expertly craft your bio, transform connections into leads, and create blog content that converts.
Hospitals, schools and prisons are all being privatized. Is it good public policy saving tax payers money and producing a superior product? Or is it a wrongful delegation of government responsibility to for-profit actors with different concerns than the general welfare? Come and discuss these questions with attorney Dianne Post.
Monalou Callery says, “When talking about battered women, everyone usually assumes they are in control of their own fate and there isn’t a whole lot of accountability for batterers. But battered women don’t stay; it’s a myth. We are just trying to help them put their life back together and get back on the right path.”
Mindfulness is gaining attention worldwide with the emergence of promising data showing how the simple act of being aware can deregulate the body’s stress response, leading to a happier and healthier life. With Jamie Valderrama, this is a highly entertaining and educational presentation that is guaranteed to change your life.
The expansion of the automobile industry turned the Motor City into one of the country’s most racially and ethnically diverse urban centers. Marcie Hutchinson speaks on how the city that once was America’s “arsenal of democracy” during World War II can now be the symbol of America’s urban crisis in the 21st century.
Everyone falls down. Sue Ellen Allen experienced what many consider the ultimate humiliation: prison and disgrace. It’s what you do after the fall that counts. Sue Ellen knows only two choices: Get back up or Get back up. Through humiliation and disgrace, Sue Ellen learned the value of story and purpose. Your story has the power to change the world if you can find the courage. This workshop will help you find your courage and your purpose.
Teaching others to find and reclaim the playful, joyful spirit we are all born, Kerry Hargraves helps overwhelmed adults beat stress and boost happiness without making it one more thing on the endless to-do list. Playful people and playful organizations prosper and happiness is contagious. Join Kerry in creating an epidemic!
With Pam Brooks, this is a practical hands on workshop that will not only highlight what research is saying about people who are resilient and what they do, but provide a practical self-evaluation for each person to assess their present resilience and give them some specific ideas of what they can do to improve. Despite how crazy life can get, it is possible to maintain focus and build resilience to get more enjoyment out of life.
For healthy aging, nutrition, strength, and exercise play crucial roles. In this workshop, Dr. Lynn Genet will discuss some of the areas where nutritional ingredients and Regenerative Medicine including plasma rich platelet and other sources that provide muscular support can play a role in helping the aging population maintain an active lifestyle.
Dena Patton is conducting a Teen Leadership Workshop for ages 13 to 19 that will run the full day! Dena’s presentation is engaging and educational, providing self-leadership tools to use immediately. She will encourage you to think differently. The information you receive can help you lead others and impact those around you and drive real results. Add this workshop for your teen for only $10!