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It All Starts With a Job- Creating Sustainable Solutions for Afghan Women

The Service Women’s Action Network (SWAN) is spearheading a national movement to end rape, sexual assault and sexual harassment in the military using litigation, legislative remedies and grassroots public education. Anu Bhagwati and Jessica Stern discuss this important topic.

  • Thu, Mar 6, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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The Economic Power of Women and You

In this Jam Session, discover how you can embrace your power as a women advisor and how you can inspire your female colleagues and clients to do the same.

  • Tue, Mar 4, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
  • Online
Why Small Businesses Need to Know About Intellectual Property (IP)

Mary Juetten, Founder and CEO of Traklight, along with Jill Howard Allen, Traklight’s COO, will address some common IP misconceptions to help you better understand the importance of your IP and how to protect your business

  • Thu, Feb 27, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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Telling Our Stories: How narrative shapes our experiences

In this Jam Session, Shannon Huffman Polson will consider the power of story throughout human history, briefly touch on the use of story in effective marketing, and consider the possibilities for all people to craft their own narratives.

  • Tue, Feb 25, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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What You Need to Know About Equity Crowdfunding

This Jam Session will provide you will everything you need to know about equity crowdfunding.

  • Thu, Feb 20, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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Winning In The Trust & Value Economy

Join Meridith Elliott Powell for this Jam Session where you will learn the strategies to help you master the business growth and business development skills that will transform your organization

  • Tue, Feb 18, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success

Why do some people rise to the top, while others sink to the bottom? For generations, we have focused on the individual drivers of success: passion, hard work, talent, and luck. But in today’s dram...

  • Tue, Feb 11, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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Women and Wealth: Creating Your Financial Roadmap

In this Jam Session Kathleen McQuiggan shares the knowledge gained in over 23 years of sales experience in the financial services industry, and her own personal journey to find a financial advisor.

  • Thu, Feb 6, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
  • Online
Surf Your Way to Meaningful Transitions

In this Jam Session Farhana Huq, a social entrepreneur and Surf Life Coach, will share lessons learned from navigating the path of fear and ambiguity in major life and career transitions.

  • Thu, Jan 30, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
  • Online
Finding Your Inner Badass

When it comes to career success, that definition is insufficient. The real definition is: Timing + Preparation. This Jam Session focuses on the second half of that equation. It will help you be prepared and ready to seize the moment when opportunity knocks.

  • Wed, Jan 29, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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The Intersection Between Firms' Strategy and the Global Environment

This Jam Session will enable you to evaluate the risks and opportunities of this reality and will equip you with the tools to make strategic choices that turn these developments into sources of competitive advantage for your firm.​

  • Thu, Jan 23, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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Utilizing Key Communication Techniques to Achieve Personal and Business Success

In this Jam Session, communication expert and executive coach Wokie Nwabueze will discuss why communication is the key for success in business and how to overcome common, career damaging communication roadblocks.

  • Thu, Jan 16, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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The Ultimate Marketing Tool: How to Birth, Publish and Market Your Book

In this Jam Session ghostwriter and book publicist Judy Katz will share her many years of experience helping people become authors.

  • Tue, Jan 14, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
  • Online
The (Im)possible Role of the Social Media Manager

In this session we’ll discuss how the tools of social media can best be optimized across your organization, and how you can create a strategy that can be executed efficiently and effectively.

  • Thu, Jan 9, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
  • Online
Optimizing Your Presence on LinkedIn

In this Jam Session, Yumi will show you how to build, maintain and protect your brand on LinkedIn. She’ll talk about how to build your followers on your Company Page, create or join groups to become a thought leader, and optimize your profile to gain All-Star status.

  • Wed, Dec 11, 2013 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
  • Online
Cybersecurity Threats to You and Your Business

This Jam Session will provide information on what to protect from a cyber-attack and some of the attack vectors. It describes why you could be a target, what kind of information is a valuable target and some of the ways to avoid the loss of valuable information.

  • Tue, Dec 10, 2013 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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Extraordinary, Life-Changing Volunteering

This talk will give you the resources to take concrete steps to test run a career, build your resume or add a passion to your life. Volunteering is a tangible gateway.

  • Wed, Dec 4, 2013 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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The Art of Engagement: How to Network Your Way To the Top

In this Jam Session, Mary Kopczynskil unlocks the door to powerful networking tools and demystifies the process.

  • Wed, Nov 20, 2013 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
  • Online
The Best Path to Success in Life & Business: Be Yourself

Listen to this Jam Session with Magatte Wad, who believes that the best way for a woman to succeed is for her to be her most vivacious, feminine, authentic self.

  • Wed, Nov 13, 2013 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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Get the Job Flexibility You Want

In this Jam Session you will learn how to get the job flexibility you want; how to overcome your fear of asking, how to banish the b*tch backlash, and how to be ready for any potential hurdles.

  • Tue, Nov 5, 2013 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
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Risky Business: How Taking Risks Can Help You Get Ahead

In this Jam Session, Pamela Barnes, president and CEO of EngenderHealth, and Moira Forbes, president and publisher of ForbesWoman, discuss the importance of taking risks and how leaving your comfort zone can help you realize your own potential and achieve professional and personal success.

  • Tue, Oct 29, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
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Breast Health and Healing

This Jam Session focuses on a relevant process to fighting breast cancer: determining causes and preventive strategies.

  • Wed, Oct 16 1:00 PM - Thu, Oct 17 6:00 AM EDT
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How to Start, Re-Start or Jump-Start Your Company's Women's Group

This Jam Session will tell you all about starting up a women's network in your place of work.

  • Wed, Sep 25, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Online
Mastering the MBA Admissions Process

In this Jam Session, Betsy Massar, CEO of Master Admissions, offers aspiring MBA applicants tips for getting into their dream business school.

  • Thu, Sep 12, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
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From Anonymous to Business Celebrity: 4 Secrets to Becoming the Go-To Person in Your Industry

Selena Soo is a business and publicity strategist who will help you get known and stand out.

  • Tue, Aug 13, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
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The Flexible Workplace: How Leaders Can Retain the Keys to Success and Avoid Giving Away the Keys to the Kingdom

This Jam Session will teach you the flexibility you need to attract, engage and retain top talent.

  • Tue, Jul 23, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
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Emerging Markets as Future Investment Destinations: Where are They heading and What's in Them for Your Company?

This webinar is designed to examine the nature of changes of emerging markets and anticipate their likely directions in the years to come.

  • Tue, Jul 16, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
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Three Secrets to Powerful Leadership for Powerful Results

Join us for this Jam Session if you’re interested in learning about effective and powerful leadership.

  • Tue, Jun 18, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
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Learn How to Play the Compensation Game and Win!

In this Jam Session Stacey Hawley will discuss compensation, how the game is played, differences by industries and firms, the players, how women are perceived and how this perception impacts their compensation.

  • Tue, Jun 11, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
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Investing With Your Values: The Case for Sustainable Investing

This Jam Session will provide with with a better understanding of the many advantages of Environmental, Sustainable and Governance investing, how it works and where to find information.

  • Thu, May 30, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
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