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This month RISE will be highlighting how business owners, Christine Weeks and Jeannine Bryant, built their businesses from good to great. There is sure to be insightful and inspiring knowledge for all women in business from entrepreneurs to seasoned professionals to entry-level hires.
Rise Board of Advisors Members Kim Robak and Donde Plowman
This Spring Series, we are taking a serious look at leadership. And because you are one of Lincoln’s women leaders, we want you to join us. It is time for us to consider: What are we going to do about it? Our first topic: Diversity and Inclusion.
We want you on our team (so does everybody else).
Maggie Pavelka, Deloitte Consulting, Washington D.C.
Lincoln-native Maggie Pavelka is a Manager in Deloitte Consulting’s federal practice with a decade of experience delivering strategic business and policy solutions to large organizations across government, nonprofit, and academic sectors, as well as full-time work overseas.
Author, Drop the Ball
5:30-6:15 Drinks + Food Truck
6:15-7:00 Dropping the Ball with Tiffany Dufu
7:00-8:00 Summer Celebration + Book Signing
Pre-order your copy of Drop the Ball from Francie & Finch located here in Lincoln. Books will also be available for purchase at the event.
Director, City of Lincoln Public Works
Featuring representatives from these Lincoln businesses:
- Cornhusker Bank
- Raising Canes
Wendy Birdsall, President, Lincoln Chamber of Commerce; Former State Senator Annette Dubas, Executive Director, NABHO; Ava Thomas, Publisher, Lincoln Journal Star
We can't wait to kick off our 2015 Fall Series with you and UNL College of Business Dean Donde Plowman. Dean Plowman will give us her pro tips on negotiating and how we can each "claim our authority".
Join us in the Great Room on the second floor of the Cornhusker Hotel for drinks and apps at 5:30 - with the Speakers starting at 6:15.
Gather at 5:30 pm for drinks and appetizers and a little Mix and Mingle.
Speakers start at 6:00 pm.
Kimberly Rath: Founder, Chairman, CEO of Talent Plus
"Surrounding Yourself With Mentors and Motivators"
Rhonda Hale Warren, Personal Brand Consultant
"Creating a Personal Board of Directors"
Bring your friends, invite your mentors, and learn why both can make all the difference to your success.
Time for great conversation following the program.
November 20, 6 p.m. Single Barrel
Say What?!?!? You want to be better at negotiating?!?! Well so do we - so we invited Marie de Martinez, Principal at Sage Healthcare Collaborative, a negotiator and national speaker to speak to us on Thursday, November 20th. Carlin Daharsh, as featured at TEDxYouth@Lincoln this summer will also delight us with her presentation on productivity.