Culture and Diversity and How to Say NO!

Event Details

  • DateThu 22 May 2014
  • Time6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • VenueRMIT
  • Location124 LaTrobe Street MELBOURNE VIC 3000
  • TypeSeminar
  • Ticket$50.00 or $35 EWIB members per person
  • Table$N/A per table (seats N/A)
  • ContactEuropean Women in Business
    0419 113 447
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Saying NO is a powerful skill, - do you have trouble saying the "N" word? Discover strategies for protecting your priorities and avoiding over-commitment. A special sit down event forum - network and connect with two exceptional guest presenters - Schavana Phillips, Business Development and Global Engagment Manager RMIT presenting on "Culture and Diversity" and Imogene Hewett, Director of Resonant Integrity Training Solutions presenting on "How to say NO (without being a 'b.tch')! The modern workplace is attempting to embrace gender diversity, shake off outdated profiling and move towards a more balanced gender representation in leadership. Yet, even as organisations attempt to move in this direction, the real struggle is at the level of the individual female professional. Numerous global studies show that the modern working woman is still her own worst critic, listening to the perceptions of others to assess her capabilities and suffering backlash when she says NO or makes a controversial decision. Discover tips and tools to put you on the career path to success! This presentation will discuss:   *Traditional gender limitations *Female assertiveness in the modern workplace and *How to say NO. Q&A following presentations. Includes wines and canapés.