On March 12, 2015, Emily Liner, Chris Peterson, Tasha Dyson, Dana Frentz and Donna Richards along with RMA guest Cari Green of Novan Therapeutics, Lorrin Freeman, Wake County DA, Suzanne Griffin, Butterball LLC, Courtney Bell from American Pride and Laura Noble of Noble Law Firm attended the Woman’s Leadership Conference. The conference was held at the Raleigh Marriott City Center.
Susan Packard, co-founder and former COO of HGTV, was the keynote speaker at this half-day educational and networking conference. Packard is author of “New Rules of the Game: 10 Strategies for Women in the Workplace”. In her keynote address, Packard discussed a revolutionary new perspective for businesswomen—a strategic way of thinking that cultivates creativity, focus, optimism, teamwork, and competitiveness, thereby yielding a higher rate of success.
In addition to Packard’s presentation, other program highlights included, a panel discussion with highly-accomplished women business leaders from the Triangle region, breakout sessions and opportunities to connect with leading business woman in the greater Raleigh area.
The breakout sessions to further explore the takeaways of Packard’s book, such as:
– How to Become a Game Changer: Successful Strategies to Distinguish Yourself as a Leader
– Building Your Fan Club: Maintaining Balance & Wellness While on the Leadership Path
– Conditioning for Leadership: Why Understanding the “Business of the Business” is Critical
– Developing a Community of Women Leaders: Bridging the Leadership Gap through Effective Mentoring Programs