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2016-2017 Women’s Network Mentoring Pairs Announced

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10 mentor/mentee pairs were selected for the second year of the program. These individuals will start meeting on a monthly and quarterly. They will be setting their personal and professional goals and use the rest of the program year with their established Women’s Network member to help meet and achieve those goals. Congratulations to these …

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Committee Spotlight: Changing the Odds

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The Changing the Odds Committee is gearing up for our next Landing the Job seminar on October 15 at the Chamber, a day-long workshop of empowering women to confidently pursue their career goals. The committee hosts this event twice a year (Spring and Fall) for women who are looking for ways to improve their job …

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It was Probably Nothing, But it Felt Like the World

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So I “probably” delayed this newsletter and the marketing committee is “probably” a little testy. Deadlines are “probably” not a strong suit. I should “probably” get better at this. How often do you deal in the world of “probably”? I “probably” spend too much time there! The reality is I wanted to wait until after …

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Committee Spotlight: Marketing & Communications Committee

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If you’re reading this article, you already know a little about the Women’s Network Marketing and Communications committee. Our team of volunteers works behind the scenes to bring exciting stories and information to you through the e-newsletter, website, directory and social media. In 2015, we expanded our role to include partnering with the other Women’s …

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“Getting Naked: A Business Fable About Shedding the Three Fears That Sabotage Client Loyalty”

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By Brenna McDermott Carry this book around and you might get a few giggles. But you will never forget the idea of “getting naked” after reading this story of changed perspectives. “Getting Naked” tells the story of a management consultant trying to merge two consulting firms with completely different approaches to business. During that merger, …

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Do you know Kevin Bacon or Oprah?

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When I moved to Columbia about 10 years ago, I was taking on a new job, new husband and a new EVERYTHING! I left a city where I had grown up, where my family was and where worked for over 10 years after college. I was comfortable. After the move, I was not as comfortable …

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MUST READ: The Fred Factor – Mark Sanborn

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Did you make a difference today? Do you emit “humanness” or “businessness”? Do you do things differently than your competition? Do you wake up every morning knowing you can choose direction and ideas for yourself and your business? These are the 4 main Principles of The Fred Factor and an easy self-assessment for each of …

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Women’s Network at the Business Showcase

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It’s that time of year again, and Women’s Network is busy preparing for the big day! The Columbia Chamber of Commerce Business Showcase is on Tuesday, March 1st, and you won’t want to miss a minute of the fun. Join us at 11:30 a.m. for our Women’s Network monthly luncheon ON SITE AT THE BUSINESS …

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Committee Spotlight: Meet Your Co-Chairs

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Women’s Network is made up of seven exciting committees that handle everything from planning our monthly luncheons to balancing the budget. These committees would not be possible without the dedication of our co-chairs who volunteer their time and skills to help achieve the Women’s Network mission. In this month’s Committee Spotlight, we’d like to introduce …

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