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Wine Down. Scale Up.

Wednesday, 04 November 2015 00:00
Congratulations! You're a leader in a company that is poised for growth. Join the West Michigan Woman community for an inspirational night of wine paired with stimulating conversations about launching your company to the next level. Read more...

2015 Michigan Women’s Leadership Report

Wednesday, 04 November 2015 00:00
Inforum Center for Leadership has released its 2015 Michigan Women's Leadership Report, a snapshot of the leadership role of women in Michigan's top 100 public companies. The Mike Ilitch School of Business at Wayne State University conducted the research for a second consecutive installment of the biennial report. Read more...

Michigan Women's Foundation: Volunteer Network

Wednesday, 28 October 2015 00:00
Are you interested in putting your talents and experience to use for good? Whether you have an hour a month or a day a week, someone could benefit from your expertise! Read more...

Are You Ready to Grow?

Wednesday, 21 October 2015 00:00
Can you sustain your current rate of growth with your existing infrastructure, human capital, and such? Do you have access to additional capital to support the investments required to grow? What impact might growth have on your current corporate culture? Read more...

Plan & Pitch: Michigan Women’s Foundation

Wednesday, 30 September 2015 11:17
Are you familiar with the Dolphin Tank? In late September, when a diverse audience sat among an equally diverse group of woman entrepreneurs who pitched their business plans and ideas to a panel of area experts, the possibilities bubbled to the surface. Read more...

Phone Sales: 6 Tips for Success

Wednesday, 02 September 2015 00:00
A career in sales isn't easy. If it was, everyone would be doing it. And despite technological advances in communication, including web chats and -email, selling over the phone is still the No. 1 method of selling in many industries. Read more...

Get Your Network On With These Organizations

Wednesday, 19 August 2015 00:00
We have an in-house networking busy bee at our office. She's constantly forwarding us invitations to cocktail hours, meet and greets, and even bowling leagues. At this point, we could probably canvas the city of Grand Rapids in a single week and cover every professional organization, meeting, and person of interest based off of her information alone. Read more...

5 Trending Tracks: Continuing Education

Tuesday, 11 August 2015 10:11
Continuing Education programs are changing how our nation learns. These programs open doors for individuals who cannot afford or do not have time to complete a traditional four-year degree, help degree holders advance or change their career paths, and provide personal enrichment classes to enhance quality of life. Read more...

8 Tips to Ease Job Interview Jitters

Wednesday, 05 August 2015 00:00
Whether you're searching for a job, helping a friend who's searching, or coaching a young adult applying for his or her first internship or position, these quick tips can help reduce stress during interviews. Read more...

Top 3 Reasons Female Entrepreneurs Succeed

Wednesday, 15 July 2015 00:00
Ever wonder if you have what it takes to run your own business? Read more...