Members News

 Upcoming BPW Events in January

Join us for our first networking social of 2020 on January 8th at the Fork & Spoon from 5:15 to 6:30 PM. Get all the details and RSVP here https://bit.ly/35fYUpx

Our monthly luncheon is on January 15th at Riverside Country Club. This month’s presentation is “Girls Just Wanna Have Funds”. Get all the details and pre-register at https://bit.ly/2rKMqZe

 Prospera is Hiring for an Office Manager

A message from our friends at Prospera Business Network:

“Prospera Business Network is the leading non-profit organization advancing and supporting community-centered economic development in southwest Montana. Our focus is helping people start and grow their business – in turn strengthening our region’s economy and communities. At Prospera, we provide confidential business counseling, professional trainings, small business loans, business development grants and timely economic research.   

Position Summary: The Prospera Business Network Office Manager provides office operations and communications support for the promotion and delivery of all Prospera programs and services including business development grants, loan funds, professional trainings, program events, and other functions. This position will serve as the initial point-of-contact and customer service representative for Prospera responsible for office operations, professional phone and email correspondence, and helpful client / member relations supporting all Prospera staff, events and operations.  

To apply for this position please visit https://www.prosperamt.org/who-we-are/careers and follow the application instructions.”

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 SCORE sponsors free Social Media seminar on Dec. 12th

An announcement from BPW member, Janice Hand:

On December 12, discover the best ways of “Being Social on Social Media,” with Karoline Rose of KRose Marketing and Consulting!

When: Thursday, Dec. 12th, Noon-1pm
Where: Bozeman Public Library
Cost: Free!

Long gone are the days that marketing could be accomplished with nothing but a flyer, a pamphlet, or a billboard. Especially in Montana’s wide-open spaces, digital marketing is a make-or-break proposition. So cut back on the mailers, save some trees, and learn about connecting to your customers online. Join Karoline on Dec. 12th for a free seminar that will help you improve your social media presence and engagement!

For more info and to register, please visit: https://www.bozemanlibrary.org/services/adults/business-center/small-business-workshops

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 Behavioral Hiring Workshop with Lori Addicks


An announcement from BPW member, Lori Addicks:

No one likes to make a hiring mistake. But 95% of organizations continue to make them every year.

On December 3rd, 2019, Lori Addicks of the Larkspur group will offer an all day workshop on conducting more effective interviews. In this session you will be introduced to behavioral-based interviewing, to help you select the right people for the right jobs from the very start. Hiring Managers and anyone involved in the interviewing process with candidates and the hiring decisions of talent for an organization is encouraged to attend.

Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2019at 9:00am – 4:00pm
Event Venue: Montana Manufacturing Extension Center
Event Address: 2310 University Way Building 2 Suite 1, Bozeman, MT 59717

This event is hosted by Prospera. For more information and to register, click here: https://www.prosperamt.org/calendar/event/4495

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 Presidential Debate Watch Party at Colombo’s Pizza on Wed. Nov. 20th

An announcement from BBPW, Bozeman for CEDAW, Bridgercare, and MT NOW:

Join us on Wednesday, November 20 from 6-9 PM, at Colombo’s Pizza for a non-partisan Presidential Debate Watch Party that will feature 4 respected women journalists who will be Moderating.  We want to celebrate women’s leadership, political participation and gender and other equity fronts that evening in a no-host, fun engagement event open to all.

More info here at the event Facebook page and below in this linked article:
All-Female Panel To Moderate Next Presidential Debate (Asking The Questions Women Want Answered)