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Career Development

June 28, 2017 StrengthsFinder Webinar Series Part 3 of 4 – “Understanding and Appreciating the Talents of Others” - 7/30/2019
By: Brenda Wherry, Bala Coaching & Development

Recording of the June 28, 2017 webinar.
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How To Lose 185 lbs. in One Day - The Secret of Releasing What is Weighing You Down - 5/20/2019
By: Michele Malo

Topics To Be Covered: (1) Find Your Super Power and how to leverage your strengths, (2) Get past limiting beliefs and embrace your story, (3) Personal Branding: You are more than your job title, (4) Put the functional back in cross functional teams.
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Marketing/Advertising

Go ahead, obsess over efficiency – these brands did, and look what happened - 4/3/2019
By: Paul Nowak

Marketing teams need to constantly assess their plan to ensure they are employing the right tactics to attract their target consumer.
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Nike's New Consumer Experience Distribution Strategy Hits The Ground Running - 1/7/2019
By: Pamela N. Danziger

Nike is growing profit through a focus on direct-to-consumer and differentiated retailers.
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Strategic Thinking/Planning

Balanced by Design: 5 Habits Fear Uses to Keep You "Crazy Busy" - 2/8/2019
By: Judi Holler

Being busy is making us sick. It’s robbing us of new opportunities to thrive. It’s stealing our joy. This session will teach you how to get rid of the energy sucking tasks draining your life so you can start living with intention and focus. You’ll learn the secret weapon to winning at work and at life: Getting “balanced by design”! And it’s not only possible, it can save your life! By pursuing less you can actually achieve more! This session will show you how. You’ll learn tips on – 1. How to effectively manage your time 2. Why multi-tasking doesn't work 3. Productivity tools and tips you can start using right now to declutter your personal and professional life 4. Learn about the VOLT planning system to help you 3x your productivity
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A NEW ERA FOR Category Management - 9/14/2018
By: Tom McDonald

Omni-Channel has dramatically changed the Category Manager's role.
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Store Brands News

21
Oct
2019
Amazon shipping expired food to consumers?


Consumers complaining about receiving spoiled products

21
Oct
2019
How Pod Foods aims to redefine grocery distribution


Platform announces bi-coastal expansion to Los Angeles and New York

21
Oct
2019
JLo and A-Rod heat up frozen food at Walmart


Retailer inks deal with Tiller & Hatch Supply Co. for pre-prepared, frozen meals

NAWBO in the News

28
Jun
2019
Cantwell, Rubio Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Access to Capital for Women, Minority Business Owners

Today, U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (D-WA), a senior member of the Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship, and Marco Rubio (R-FL), the chairman of the committee, introduced legislation to improve access to capital for women-owned and minority-owned businesses

14
May
2019
Using Data to Support Women Business Owners

As our nation celebrates National Small Business Week and Census 2020 gets rolling, there is no better time than the present to talk about the importance of data and, most importantly, data on women business owners.

03
May
2019
Merrill Lynch Financial Advisor in Farmington Hills Named in On Wall Street’s 2019 40 Under 40 Top Advisors

Nicole Christians, a financial advisor with Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Farmington Hills, has been named On Wall Street’s 2019 40 Under 40 Top Advisors list for the second year in a row.

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