Last Call to Sign Up for 2019 Women’s Circle of Excellence Event!

An Announcement from the Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship:

Join MSU Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship for our WCOE conference – featuring:
Mentoring, Inspiring, Networking, and Educating.
This event is designed to enhance and enrich the lives of JJCBE women alumnae, associates and friends by opening doors for mentoring and networking while creating educating and inspiring opportunities for women by women. 

 All In Montana Learning Lab – How to Grow Diversity in Your Organization

An announcement from the Women’s Foundation of Montana:

All In Montana Learning Lab
May 3rd, 9am-4p
Montana State University

If your organization:
• Wants to maximize creativity and innovation within your workforce,
Stands up for equality, fights discrimination and believes in justice for all
• Wants to ensure all great ideas are heard and implemented
• Is interested in ongoing co-learning with other innovative Montana companies
• And wants to join other Montanans in making a collective impact advancing economic
opportunities in our state….

You are our kind of people! We want you to be a part of the All IN Montana Learning Lab.

The May 3rd Learning Lab will focus on Growing Diversity.  At this event, you will:

• Learn why diversity is vital to our success in the workplace and beyond.
• Discuss specific strategies we can implement to create a more inclusive and supportive
workplace that attracts and keeps top-talent, improving our bottom line. Topics will include
messaging for diverse audiences, leading by example, fostering effective teams and more.
• Co-create a plan to continue to learn together about inclusive innovation best practices and
build strategies for implementation that work for Montana workplaces.

This learning lab will be presented by Ruchika Tulshyan, author of The Diversity Advantage, and award-winning diversity and inclusion strategist and trainer of companies such as Microsoft, Payscale, Amazon and more. Ruchika is an inaugural Distinguished Professional-in-Residence for the Communication Department at Seattle University. She holds degrees from the London School of Economics and Columbia University. She is alumni of the Young American Leaders Program at Harvard Business School. She also serves on the Seattle Women’s Commission.

Registration Fee = $249
*Sponsorship Opportunities Are Available
To learn more or register for the All IN Montana Learning Lab,
c
ontact WFM Director Jen Euell at jeneuell@mtcf.org or 406-461-7695

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 Calling All Writers – 2019 “Get Published” Conference

An Announcement from BPW Member, Lynn Kinnaman – author, writing instructor at MSU/Gallatin College, and owner of Works by Design, LLC:

Are you a writer, looking for tips to break through block, stay motivated, energize your writing, and prepare your manuscript for publication?  Join us for the 2019 “Get Published” Conference! Suitable for fiction and nonfiction writers.

Saturday, June 15th, 8am-5:30pm at the C’mon Inn in Bozeman, with lunch included.

*Cost is $119 early bird registration through May 31st! Regular price $130 for tickets purchased after May 31st.  Seating is limited, registrations can be made online here:  Register

The first 10 people to register will be entered into a drawing to win a one-on-one consultation for one hour with Becca Syme a writing coach, author, and founder of the popular Write Better-Faster course.

Chris Syme, the founder of CKSyme Media Group, will explain how the book marketing landscape has changed and how you can spend less money and get better results. She is an industry expert with over 20 years of experience.

Becca Syme is a USA Today Bestselling fiction author and writing coach. She has taken thousands of writers through the process of getting unstuck, being productive, and learning how to stand out.

Troy Kechely is an author known for his powerful descriptions and his exceptional ability to put the reader into the story. He will share how he does it and how to get authenticity in your writing.

Danica Winters is a bestselling author who has won multiple awards. She’s experienced in traditional, hybrid, and self-publishing and will share how to prepare and present your manuscript professionally.

Lynn Kinnaman will talk about writing the memoir – how to tell your story and why you should do it – even if you never intend to publish or even share it!

FIND OUT MORE OR REGISTER GETPUBLISHEDCONFERENCE.COM

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 Equal Pay Day Activities – April 1st & 2nd

Dear BPW members – don’t forget!

On April 1st at 6pm at City Hall, Bozeman BPW and the City of Bozeman will commemorate Equal Pay Day and discuss solutions to the gender pay gap on a local level!  Please come in solidarity and wear red!

On April 2nd, Businesses around Bozeman will offer a 20%-off discount for women, representing the average pay gap.