Women in Finance Luncheon Series - Take a Seat at the Board of Directors Table

Women in Finance

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April 25, 2019 11:30 AM - 1 PM EDT


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Women account for half the workforce, more than half of all advanced degrees, and two-thirds of consumer spending. Increasing women's representation on corporate boards is good for business and good for the economy.
Join us to hear from a panel of women involved with both nonprofit and corporate boards. Gain insights on how to build your “board” resume and ways to get on a shortlist for board membership. We will share ways to get involved on local nonprofit boards, what to look for and how to evaluate the opportunities that come your way.
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Program Takeaways:

  • The data is clear: having one woman on a board promises better corporate performance and positively impacts how those boards perform their tasks. 
  • Women contribute to creativity and innovation of board discussions.
  • Women are adepts at strategy development, improving corporate social responsibility and monitoring management.
  • Including women positively impacts how boards perform including better communications, positive effects on the bottom line and increased diligence in persuading or problem solving.

Hosted by: ACG
W. Michigan

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Thursday, April 25, 2019 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
11:30 am - 12:00 pm Registration and Networking
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Program with lunch buffet

University Club

111 Lyon NW, Suite 1025 Grand Rapids, MI 49503