Save the Date - 2014 Women's Issues Conference

Congressman Jim Moran
2014-08-04 17:30:26
Congressman Jim Moran, Representing the 8th District of Virginia Join Congressman Moran on September 13, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Washington Lee High School, 1301 N Stafford St., Arlington, VA 22201. In addition to our keynote address from Center for American Progress President Neera Tanden, the conference will include health screenings, seminars, and exhibitors. You will also be able to take home a digital copy of a free professional photo. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. Agenda: 8:00am - Registration, Light Breakfast, and Exhibitors 9:45am - Neera Tanden, President of the Center for American Progress 10:45am - Seminar I 11:45am - Seminar II 12:30pm - Light Lunch Seminars I & II Car Care This hands-on session will teach you the basics of auto care, and what to do when the unexpected happens. International Women's Issues What role have women played in international conflicts, as leaders, as survivors and humanitarians? This forum will engage participants in a discussion about the current situation in conflict zones and how women are both affected and making a difference. Building Your Network and Your Professional Brand Are you looking for that extra "something" to take your career to the next level? This workshop will provide an overview of the professional networking site, LinkedIn, general networking tips, and how a positive brand can contribute to your professional success. Getting to Equality in the Workplace Women are paid at 77 cents on the dollar, maternity leave and daycare policies are not favorable to families, and there is a new debate about whether it is a lack of confidence which is holding the glass ceiling over women's heads. This session will discuss the federal policies which can help women gain equality in the workplace. Perfect your Interviewing Skills in 50 minutes Are you prepared for your next interview? What types of questions will the interviewer ask? How can you separate yourself from your competition? This session will help you master your next job interview. Do You Understand the Affordable Care Act? Learn more about the Affordable Care Act, what it means for you and your family, and how to successfully navigate the health care law.
August 04, 2014

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