Women in Business 2019

Webinar:  Learn Negotiation Strategies:  
Why negotiating is crucial for women.

Friday, July 12
11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Chamber Boardroom

Learn concrete steps to negotiate for a raise, a promotion, more vacation days, or a better schedule with this video from Duke University professor Ashleigh Shelby Rosette. Register Here

 Cost is $5.00.  We will provide light snacks and beverages.


Luncheon with Women of K-state

Make A Difference: Caitie Whelan - Keynote

Thursday, August 8
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
K-State Alumni Center 

Please join the Women of K-State and the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business for a high-energy, interactive leadership and professional development workshop from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, August 8, in the K-State Alumni Center Ballroom.

Women of K-State and Women in Business are excited to be welcoming Caitie Whelan, founder of “The Lightning Notes,” to engage participants in activities and conversations surrounding our personal and professional efforts to create change. Participants will learn how to create connection and deepen belonging within their community, and ultimately make a difference in their lives.

This year, the luncheon will also include a mini makers fair 30 minutes prior to the event’s commencement. If you are interested in showcasing your craft, please contact Allison DuLac. (adulac@ksu.edu).

Registration is $14 and includes lunch by Coco Bolos. Register today to reserve your spot [http://www.k-state.com/WOKS]. Credit/debit card, cash and check payments accepted.

The registration deadline is July 25.


Small Group:  Tailgate Cocktails!

Tuesday, August 20
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Arrow Coffee Co. /Arrow Cocktail Lounge, 1800 Claflin Rd, Manhattan


An easy and fun way to kick start the football season!  Join us at Arrow Coffee Co. for hands on learning to make large batch cocktails to entertain all your Tailgating Guest.  Space is limited to 15 members.  Register Here


Webinar:  4 Kinds of Gender Bias Women Face At Work.

Friday, August 23
11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Chamber Boardroom
Cost is $5.00.  We will provide light snacks and beverages.  

This "What Works for Women at Work" video series by University of California professor Joan C. Williams helps you spot the four patterns of gender bias that shape today's workplaces. It also offers proven strategies successful women use to navigate subtle bias at work.

Reservations Required. Register and pay online, by email or call 776-8829.

Webinar:  Dealing With Challenges as a Female Leader: Frame and Overcome Them

Friday, September 13
11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. Chamber Boardroom
Cost is $5.00.  We will provide light snacks and beverages.  

The Centered Leadership video series, which helps professional women lead with impact, resilience, and fulfillment at work and in your life. In Part 2, you’ll find out how to take charge of your emotions when things go wrong. You’ll learn how to make the most of every situation—even a really difficult one. And you’ll hear simple steps to reframe your thoughts to get the outcome you want.  

 Reservations Required. Register and pay online, by email or call 776-8829.

Panel Discussion:  Navigating the Sandwich Generation.  

Tuesday, September 24
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location to be determined.

Join us for a lively discussion about the Sandwich Generation.  More information to follow.

This is a brown bag event, but we will have the beverages!  Looking forward to seeing everyone there!