Today's Date: June 20, 2024
Healthy meals for our kids   •   Beazer Homes USA, Inc. Announces the Release of its 2023 Sustainability Report   •   LA Kings Unveil Brand Evolution   •   AHF Helps Shore Up HIV Care in Pierce County   •   Molina Healthcare of New Mexico Supporting Residents Impacted By New Mexico Wildfires   •   SNOOP DOGG'S DR. BOMBAY PARTNERS WITH BOYS & GIRLS CLUB LONG BEACH, PITTSBURGH AND PORTLAND TO PROVIDE ICE CREAM SOCIALS &am   •   Envision Energy Releases 2024 Net Zero Action Report Highlighting Global Decarbonization Achievements   •   More than 1,000 Florida adolescents will learn about emotional intelligence thanks to the partnership between the Ismael Cala Fo   •   Netflix’s ‘Toughest Forces on Earth’ Host and Former British Special Forces Soldier Dean Stott Receives MBE   •   Vizient examines pulsed field ablation, wearables for women’s cardiovascular health in latest Medical Device Tech Watch   •   Hebrew SeniorLife's Jack Satter House to Receive Up To $20 Million HUD Grant to Support Energy Efficiency and Climate Resilience   •   Wayfinder Family Services Earns Highest Possible Rating from Charity Navigator   •   Third annual progress report on the implementation of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act highlights prog   •   Gwen Mills Elected President of UNITE HERE, First Woman to Lead the Union in its 130-Year History   •   'booster' Partners with NIL Summit to Debut Players-First Platform Ahead of July Launch   •   National Beverage Corp. Announces LaCroix Partnership with Inter Miami CF   •   Ahead of the Second Anniversary of the Overturn of Roe v. Wade, New IWPR Analysis Shows State Abortion Bans Cost the US Economy   •   Cambium Learning Group Releases 2023 Impact Report Highlighting Its Commitment to Addressing the Most Critical Needs of K-12 Stu   •   #1 SPORT FOR OLYMPIC AUDIENCES AND FEMALE FANS FINDS FIELD OF PLAY WITH GLOBAL IMPACT GYMNASTICS ALLIANCE (GIGA)   •   Peruvian Trade Set for Boost as DP World Completes $400M Callao Port Expansion
Bookmark and Share

Women Of Power Summit Next Week

NEW YORK —BLACK ENTERPRISE will kick off its sixth annual Women of Power Summit hosted by State Farm® on February 23, 2011 at the Ritz-Carlton Grande Lakes in Orlando, Florida. The sold-out event, which will attract more than 700 participants, is a unique forum where women can network, share experiences, and learn career advancement strategies from industry leaders. With women of color being vastly underrepresented in the ranks of corporate America and black female unemployment hovering at 12.9%, the Women of Power Summit is an excellent resource for those who have the preparation and positioning to move up the corporate ladder but perhaps missed important cues, operated in isolation, or lacked the necessary mentorship to bring their achievements to light


This year’s conference highlights:

• A One-on-One Conversation featuring former track star Marion Jones and ESPN SportsCenter Co-Host Sage Steele. Marion will discuss the transformation of her championship career, the steroid scandal, and how she has reclaimed her life.
• Inspirational keynotes aimed to help participants embrace the future, reclaim a positive outlook, and re-awaken career ambitions from Bishop Barbara C. Harris, Retired Bishop Suffragan of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts, and Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie, Presiding Prelate, Thirteenth Episcopal District, African Methodist Episcopal Church.
• The Women of Power Concert & Dinner featuring entertainment from eight-time Grammy® Award nominee Fantasia.
• The Women of Power Legacy Awards honoring former model Bethann Hardison, modeling agent, writer, and founder of Bethann Management Company Inc.; Ntozake Shange, acclaimed American playwright and poet; Bishop Barbara C. Harris, Retired Bishop Suffragan of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts; and Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, Washington, D.C.

Sessions at this year’s Women of Power Summit include:

The Art of Execution: Mastering the Discipline of Getting It Done
How to Build a Winning Team
Managing the Risks and Rewards of Social Media
Managing Your Emotions at Work
The Unspoken Truth: Image Control
Reinventing the Job You Have
Résumé Triage
The Undercover Overachiever: Getting the Recognition You Deserve

Additional speakers include Harriette Cole, president & creative director, Harriette Cole Media; Dr. Robin Smith, psychologist and motivational speaker; and Kelly Chapman, Director, Diversity Recruiting, Microsoft Corporation. 


BLACK ENTERPRISE is the premier business, investing, and wealth-building resource for African Americans. Every month, BLACK ENTERPRISE magazine provides 4 million readers with information on entrepreneurship, careers, and financial management. A multimedia company, BLACK ENTERPRISE also produces television programming, business and lifestyle events, Web content, and digital media. Visit www.blackenterprise.com for more information about African American business leaders, personal finance, career advancement and small business. BLACK ENTERPRISE means Wealth for Life.

 


STORY TAGS: BLACK NEWS, AFRICAN AMERICAN NEWS, MINORITY NEWS, CIVIL RIGHTS NEWS, DISCRIMINATION, RACISM, RACIAL EQUALITY, BIAS, EQUALITY, AFRO AMERICAN NEWS, WOMEN NEWS, MINORITY NEWS, DISCRIMINATION, DIVERSITY, FEMALE, UNDERREPRESENTED, EQUALITY, GENDER BIAS, EQUALITY

Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News