It is amazing what you can get when you have a room full of outstanding women networking and learning from each other. The Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce did exactly that at the beautiful Fort Worth Club in downtown Fort Worth. It seemed liked everyone was there–including Fort Worth mayor Betsy Price.
This amazing program was put on by what the Fort Worth Chamber calls one of their small groups–Women Influencing Business which by the turnout is no longer a small group. Women Influencing Business made the most of time and space by presenting two excellent programs in the span of a few knowledge filled hours.
The first part of the program was a panel (Staying on Top of Your Game!) with a question and answer section moderated by the groups’ chairperson, Anne Holland and featured three great speakers:
- Mayor Betsy Price, Mayor of Fort Worth
- Susan Nix, Founder of Susan Nix Consulting Group
- Leah King, Vice President & Marketing Director of Northstar Bank
During the luncheon, just as women do–we multitasked by networking and listening to a very informative speaker–Dr. Rachel Croson of the University of Texas at Arlington. Dr. Croson spoke on Women and Negotiation (You’ve Got the Power!).
The networking was contagious and continued even into the valet line. Women Influencing Business had indeed gotten their message across.
Remember “thisisyourbestyear”! Stay on top of your game, and you do have the power!