By: Cassandra Bailey, CEO of Slice Communications and Laura Berry, Founder and CEO of Cogberry Creative As a female CEO, one of my favorite events of the year is always the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Summit & Salute. The Summit & Salute is one of WBENC’s annual events that highlights the…

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Congratulations! Jennifer Maier, WDS 2016 GWBC® WBENC Business Star of the Year! “If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it.” Margaret Fuller, journalist, critic, and women’s rights advocate “For me, this quote says it all.  I have been fortunate to have access to smart and dedicated women, all of whom have been generous…

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Sustainable Legacies Program Helps Develop Corporate and Nonprofit Leadership Capacity through Volunteerism CHARLOTTE, NC (February 2016) – Innolect, a woman-owned executive and organization development company, honors Sonoco with its first Sustainable Legacies Award for their philanthropic, volunteer and social responsibility contributions in education, health and wellness, arts and culture and the environment. The award includes…

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Welcome to Episode Two of the LION’s Den: Conversations around a 21st Century approach to management and talent. In the second episode, we discuss the training of millennial employees: and why that’s an essential part of working with millennial employees.

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Listen to GWBC WBE, Jordan Lofton, Golden Source Consultants, explain the answer to this very popular question. Welcome to Episode One of the LION’s Den: Conversations around a 21st Century approach to management and talent. In the first episode, we ask the important question: Is there a millennial crisis in the workforce? And if so,…

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By Erica Bracey, Business Consultant, Small Business Development Center at Georgia State University Business owners wear lots of hats and typically find themselves spending more time working IN the business than they do working ON the business. Small business owners are often incredibly proud to report, “I am a responsible business owner and file my…

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This Month in the WBENC President’s Report  In this issue, Pamela Prince-Eason, WBENC President and CEO, not only welcomes new leaders to the WBENC Board, but also announces the launch of the WBENC blog. Click here to read the Full Report and visit the WBENC Blog.

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