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 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,
ontact WFM Director Jen Euell at or 406-461-7695


 Looking to GROW your business with Pinterest?

Are you ready to take your business to the next level on Pinterest? Or just start growing your Pinterest successfully? Then make sure you register for this workshop! KRose Marketing & Consulting with be hosting “Using Pinterest to Build Your Business” in Belgrade on Saturday, May 4th, from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM!

You’ll not only get help and advice on how to set up and utilize your Pinterest account for your business but you will also get…

👉Training on how to make and design the perfect Pins using Canva! (Plus tips on how to use it successfully on all your social media platforms!)

👉 5 to 10+ professionally edited photographs of YOUR actual products for you to use on Pinterest (plus your other social media accounts!)

👉!!Bonus!! If you need a headshot, you can get one taken at the workshop!!

You can find more information and save your seat by visiting

If you have questions, feel free to email Karoline Rose at

 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!



 Firehole Ranch hiring for a Guest Services + Marketing Administrator

An announcement from Gras HR Consulting:

Guest Services / Marketing Administrator

If you are organized, efficient, a good communicator, enthusiastic about facilitating great
hospitality, enjoy being part of a small team and love the out of doors consider applying for our
Guest Services Administrator position. Firehole Ranch is a luxury fly fishing guest ranch in West
Yellowstone, Montana just outside Yellowstone Natl. Park. Ranch staff all live together at the
ranch during the 5-month summer operational season. In the off-season the position allows you
to live where you like, though preferably in the Greater Yellowstone area.
Compensation: $30,000 – $35,000 / year, DOE
Benefits: -Housing and meals are provided during the summer.

-A Health insurance stipend and 401K package are available after a trial
-4 weeks paid vacation during the off-season

For more information contact: Kari Gras: