Resources for Women in New Jersey

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Empower Hour” Webinar Series: Everyday Writing: Email Best Practices

February 17th, 2015 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News

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“Empower Hour” Webinar Series

 February 25, 2015

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Everyday Writing:  Email Best Practices

 

When was the last time you thought about the content of your emails or other forms of electronic communication? Words matter, and first impressions are everything. NJ-based professional writers, Cindy Capitani, owner of Scott Capitani Lubertazzo marketing firm, and Susan Moeller, owner of Meadowlands Mirror marketing company, lead this informative hour. Attendees will learn how to develop email messages that clearly and concisely convey what they want to say, email etiquette, and ‘do’s and don’ts’ of e-communications.

 

Register online at:

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/empower-hour-webinar-series-everyday-writing-email-best-practices-tickets-15357897886

 

For more information contact Susan Kendrick at (201) 301-9659 or skendrick@bergen.edu

The Use of LinkedIn for Networking Purposes: Refreshing or Establishing Your Brand – Treva Spencer-Dupree

September 16th, 2014 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News

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The Women’s Institute at Bergen Community College Women’s Power Reception

July 29th, 2014 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News
BCCWI Women's Power Reception

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Women’s Institute at Bergen Community College Empower Hour Webinar: “Entrepreneurship, What Resources Exist to Start a Company and Words of Wisdom”

May 29th, 2014 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News
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“Empower Hour” Webinar – “The Big Shift: Preparing for Change”

May 12th, 2014 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News
Empower Hour: The Big Shift

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“Empower Hour” Webinar Series – “An Introduction to Twitter”

April 25th, 2014 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News

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Women’s Institute Mentoring Session — Women and Technology – Wednesday, February 5, 2014

January 23rd, 2014 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News

 

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Females, Football & Philanthrophy 2014

January 16th, 2014 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News

Females, Football and Philanthropy 2014 is bringing together powerhouse female football fans from the New Jersey and New York City metropolitan area. Hundreds of extraordinary women will be celebrating this glammed-up, tailgate event as a “kick-off to the big game weekend” on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at the Upper Montclair Country Club. For VIP attendees, doors open at 6pm for the pre-event meet-and-greet and photo ops! The main event begins at 7pm. This event will be benefiting the American Cancer Society.

This event will be featuring a full cocktail dinner and gourmet tailgate, wellness lounge, martini bar, cancer survivor award ceremony, silent auction, boutique shopping, cooking demos, swag bags, DJ entertainment, football throw for a cure…and much more!

  • January 30, 2014 • 7:00–10:00 p.m.
  • Upper Montclair Country Club, 177 Hepburn Road, Clifton, NJ 07012
  • Purchase tickets at: http://www.femalesfootballphilanthropy.org
  • For more information: info@femalesfootballphilanthropy.org or 973-783-5689

 

 

 

Women’s Institute at Bergen Community College Bringing Career Mentors to Women In Need

November 5th, 2013 - Posting by BCCWI in Events Latest News

Women’s Institute at Bergen Community College Bringing Career Mentors to Women in Need

HACKENSACK, N.J. – The Women’s Institute at Bergen Community College will host several career mentoring opportunities for women who wish to develop their professional skills in diverse industries such as real estate, technology, retail and food service.  The free-of-charge “Career Mentoring Sessions” will take place throughout the year at Bergen Community College’s Philip Ciarco Jr. Learning Center in Hackensack.

“The Institute empowers women by providing the opportunity to build new skills utilizing education and partnerships to become more influential and stronger contributors to the local community,” explains Dean Sandra Sroka, Bergen Community College Hackensack.

Registration is now available for the following sessions held from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at 355 Main Street, Hackensack, NJ 07601; there is no charge to attend and parking is complimentary.  Session schedule:

• November 18, 2013 – “Women and Real Estate”
Register online at http://mentoringnovember2013.eventbrite.com

•  January 8, 2014 – “Women and Employment”
Register online at http://mentoringjanuary2014.eventbrite.com

• February 5, 2014 – “Women and Technology”
Register online at http://mentoringfebruary2014.eventbrite.com

• March 5, 2014 – “Women in the Media”
Register online at http://mentoringmarch2014.eventbrite.com

• April 2, 2014 – “Women and Retail”
Register online at http://mentoringapril2014.eventbrite.com

• May 7, 2014 – “Women and the Food Service Industry”
Register online at http://mentoringmay2014.eventbrite.com

For more information about Bergen Community College’s Women’s Institute please visit www.bccwi.org or contact Susan Kendrick at (201) 301- 9659 or skendrick@bergen.edu.

To help this organization thrive, please consider membership, donation, and/or sponsorship opportunities. For individual and corporate information please contact Susan Kendrick at (201) 301- 9659 or skendrick@bergen.edu.

Bergen Community College (www.bergen.edu) based in Paramus is a public two-year coeducational college, enrolling nearly 17,000 students at locations in Paramus, the Philip J. Ciarco Jr. Learning Center in Hackensack and Bergen Community College at the Meadowlands in Lyndhurst. The College offers associate degree, certificate and continuing education programs in a variety of fields.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT
Larry Hlavenka Jr., lhlavenka@bergen.edu, (201) 689-7057

Learn the Salary Negotiation Secrets No One Ever Taught You

May 6th, 2013 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News

The Women’s Institute at Bergen Community College and the YWCA Bergen County Present:

Jim Hopkinson
Salary Tutor: Learn the Salary Negotiation Secrets No One ever Taught You 

Thursday, June 13, 2013
$20.00
Book Included

8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Bergen Community College
Moses Family Meeting and Training Center
Technology Education Center
400 Paramus Road, Paramus New Jersey

Agenda

8:00 am – 8:30 am Registration
8:30 am – 9:30 am Presentation
9:30 am – 10:30 am Book Signing

Jim Hopkinson is an author, speaker, and teacher living in New York City. His focus is on career development for the new economy, showing how new media, technology and branding are changing how people look at their career and lifestyle. He is the author of the book “Salary Tutor: Learn the Salary Negotiation Secrets No One Ever Taught You,” and has been featured in Forbes, The New York Post, and Real Simple Magazine. He writes a negotiation column for Salary.com, and has also written online for the Wall St. Journal, Monster, and Wired.

Jim has spoken on the topic of negotiation to groups such as the Women in Business Conference, Women in Telecommunications, and was twice chosen out of 3,200 applicants to speak at SXSW. Known for his high-energy and engaging presentations, Jim also co-founded the “Reboot Workshop” conference and hosts a blog and podcast called The Hopkinson Report. Previously, Jim was a marketing director at Condé Nast Digital, managing the online marketing and social media strategy for Wired.com.

For more information, please contact:

Andrea Schaffel (201) 493-8975 or aschaffel@bergen.edu
The School of Continuing Education, Corporate & Public Sector Training

Click here to Register online.