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January 2019 Newsletter

Dear friends, Long before there was GPS, my college boyfriend took me to see James Taylor at Summerfest in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Because we were college students, we parked on a side street and thankfully found the car after the show but then got lost trying to get back on the Interstate. We stopped at a gas station where he ran …

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WEDWisconsin 2nd Annual Leadership Summit Aims to Empower Women Leaders

November, 2018 (Madison, WI) – The second annual Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin (WEDWisconsin) leadership summit will be back at the Monona Terrace on Monday, November 19, 2018. The conference is expected to sell out and will draw nearly 400 attendees from across the state. The WEDWisconsin leadership summit is designed to celebrate, empower, and support women in business and tech. Statistics …

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You, Inc. – Why taking time to invest in you is just good for business.

Thanks to our sponsors, steering committee, tons of social media love, ticket holders, the city, county and state, we’re making history here in Wisconsin and connecting our stories to a global community of women. Many of the speakers are now on the website but we’ll be announcing others as we get closer to November 19th. You can take a quick …

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An Entrepreneurial Mindset

Hello, hello! Well, here we grow again! (Pun intended!) You are the author of your life! What will happen next? What kind of an adventure will you go on? What doors will open? Who will you meet? And what if that changed everything for the better? These are the kinds of questions I ask myself frequently. Do you remember Let’s …

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“I think you read too many books.”

One wouldn’t necessarily think of a book as a threat; but then again, knowledge is power. From the time I was very young, I loved reading. My mother read to us and she herself was a reader. Of all the things that have shaped me, this one thing has mattered the most. When we were very young, she was given …

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Breakout Sessions and Keynote Announced for WEDWisconsin!

Coming to WEDWisconsin? This year, you will be able to choose from breakout sessions in the morning and afternoon. In looking at survey responses from 2017, we learned that women leaders and entrepreneurs wanted to go deeper on topics that interested them most. Well, we listened.  Topics to be covered on November 19th include: Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin is also pleased …

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Keynote Speaker Announced for WEDWisconsin

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin is pleased to announce Allison Liddle, the best-selling author of “Life Under Construction: Designing a Life You Love” will again be one of our keynotes for WEDWisconsin! Her new book, “The Art of Imperfect Action: All Success Comes from Daring to Begin” will be hot off the presses at WED and you can be the first …