Observation #1: In her book Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg references an incident in her life- where a male colleague cut her off during a meeting. Her boss came to the rescue by suggesting that Ms Sandberg hadn’t finished…
Polling Question #3: Unplugging
One of the questions asked during the Women’s Advancement Compact kick-off event was: When was the last time you unplugged? While some scoffed at the notion of turning off their blackberry, iPhone, iPad, laptops, etc., others…
Oh, I do love planning a party. And this one’s gonna be a SERIOUS affair! -Goldie
On Wednesday, June 26th Super Star Sommelier Claire Paparazzo will join Deborah Goldstein to take the adventurous amongst you down the path…
The Women’s Advancement Compact community events are structured to present thought-provoking content to the greater community, followed by small-group discussion. The dialogue brings out different experiences, coping mechanisms, and support.
At our May 9, 2013 event, we polled the audience…
Carter Clawson hiking the PCT in 2012
One of the more provocative polling questions asked during the Women’s Advancement Compact launch was about exercise:
True or False: “walking 20 minutes a day can result in a decreased risk of heart…
A baby step for tho little girl is HUGE, and it’s very difficult. As we take more baby steps, they become easier.
At the high-energy launch of the Women’s Advancement Compact, I challenged each guest to commit to taking one…
High Energy Networking, Thought Provoking Conversation, and Great Food & Wine – oh my.
Standing room only at the Women’s Advancement Compact kick-off event 5-9-13
An energized crowd overfilled the room at Alston & Bird on Thursday, May 9th to…
Janine Serio is currently an Associate Creative Director at a pharmaceutical advertising agency with a growing side business creating beautiful custom-made invitations and note cards. She attended art school and comes from a family full of creativity.
Growing up in…
At thePrinceton Club on April 10, 2013
Hearing Dr. Anne Marie Slaughter and Andrew Romano speak about work/life balance at the Princeton Club left me energized, hopeful, and armed with an action plan.
When Dr. Slaughter analogized this paradigm shift…
If you are a NYC professional, you’re eligible to join theWomen’s Advancement Compact.
WHO we are: A social enterprise composed of a fleet of specialists, Strategic Partners, a Board of Advisors, corporate sponsors, corporate members – and their employees. The…