Negotiating Your Salary - June 8
Mark the date on your calendar for this upcoming workshop. Two experienced and expert negotiators, Candice Kline, MBA’97, and Laura Balson will present tips on negotiating your compensation. Candice, a former UCWBG board member, presented well-received UCWBG negotiation programs in 2010 and 2011. Registration is open now.
Tips for Finding the Right Non-Profit Board for You
Serving on the board of a non-profit organization is an objective of many people judging by the attendance at UCWBG’s annual meeting last January 29. The Social Enterprise Initiative at Chicago Booth held their second annual OnBoard conference earlier this year where Finding that fit was the subject of a recent session led by two veterans of nonprofit boards. Read the Chicago Booth news article describing the points that were made in the session. They make good sense.
Give Back, Get More - Volunteer with UCWBG
Deepen your connections in your UCWBG network and add to your skill set while you're at it. The time is right to make a contribution. There are many opportunities to participate; we can match the time you have available to your skills and areas of interest. Contact Ruta Gaizutis.
Confidence: Essential For Leadership, Success And Fulfillment
On 8/7/2014, women from the University of Chicago Women’s Business Group came together to discuss a new book, The Confidence Code, written by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman. The book discusses the neuroscience of the human mind, how women are wired differently and how to use those differences to our advantage. While the book also discusses some disadvantages of the female brain, the good news is that our brains are malleable. Group members shared stories about work, home life and situations they may have handled differently had they read some of this research. The action of getting together and discussing the research was incredibly empowering and... read more.
Benefits of Membership in UCWBG
Meaningful connections with alumnae at all career stages through high quality networking
Discounts to empowering programs: career workshops, webinars, mentoring, roundtables and cultural and social events
Free access to past webinars and presentations through this website
Discounts to certain partner events in the greater Chicago area
Leadership opportunities through serving on the UCWBG Board of Directors
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UChicago Women's Initiative
Tue, May 26
Chicago Booth Women's Week - Chicago
Chicago Booth Alumni Club
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