Junior League of Seattle members: Please don’t forget to fulfill your two training requirements this year. Light food and drinks are provided at every training, and you are sure to learn something new from the fantastic speakers we have lined up. To attend one of the fantastic trainings we have coming up, please RSVP through the member side of our website, under “Shifts & Events” –> “Event Sign Up.”
March 22nd – Motherhood is the New MBA: The sustainers are putting on this great training! Shari has an undergraduate degree in speech communications from the University of Washington and earned her MBA from Seattle University.She recently published her first book titled, Motherhood is the New MBA: Using Your Parenting Skills to be a Better Boss. (St. Martins Press, hardcover). She has been featured in Time Magazine, Redbook, HybridMom, Body & Soul, Costco Connection, Martha Stewart’s radio program, KING 5 morning news, The Metro News New York, BusinessWeek online, MomLogic website and Working Mother magazine blog.
March 28th – Corporate Culture Focus: 2 for 1 night (Get two training credits for coming!) This training will give you two credits for one night of Trainings. Topics will include: The Right People, Right Jobs; The Road to Transformation, and How to Navigate the Corporate Culture. For those of you looking for trainings on the East side, please note this training will take place at Microsoft (Bellevue) City Center Plaza 555 – 110th Ave. NE Bellevue, WA 98004 City Center Plaza .
April 11th – Coaching: Single Night Training: It sounds like something for a sports team, but coaching in the workplace is a powerful tool to help you maximize your potential. Do you have a mentor? Do you have a clear idea of what you would get from a mentor relationship? This training will cover what you should expect from a coaching relationship – from either side – and will give you some insights on how to get one started. Will take place at Seattle’s REI.
April 30th – Women in Finance: Advanced: we will talk about the great opportunities and unique considerations women have when planning for their financial future. During this presentation we will talk not just about women and investing, but retirement opportunities for business owners and college planning for your children’s future.
May 8th – Taking it to the Next Level: Advanced Social Media Techniques: There’s more to social media than just socializing! Learn how to take your social media efforts to the next level. Topics include: using social media as an integrated online marketing strategy, managing multiple profiles from a single source, creating viral content, and using social media to increase hits from search engines. Marc Menninger, an online marketing expert who specializes in search engine optimization (SEO) and social media training for small businesses, will share real-world examples of innovative techniques small businesses are using to maximize their social media efforts.