Programs & Events
WBE is committed to providing a balanced, compassionate and holistic model for how business can and should be accomplished. Our programs develop workplace, community and leadership skills in a culture that values self knowledge, authenticity and integrity. We believe in power of friendship and participation for the common good. And we encourage the exploration of fresh perspectives across a broad range of topics and interests. Click here to visit our Event Calendar.
Professional Networking Breakfast Events
Every month WBE brings inspiring, educational, and entertaining community and business leaders to the podium for our monthly breakfast events. Meet other business women, hear a compelling speaker, showcase your business, products or services, and share about yourself, your career, or your business during our formal and informal networking sessions.
Where: Women's University Club - 1105 Sixth Ave. Seattle
Upcoming April breakfast: Lue Rochelle Brim-Atkins, Founder and Principal Consultant of Brim-Donahoe & Associates. With more than 30 years experience working in organizational development with a focus on race and social justice initiatives, LueRachelle will share about the challenges the U.S society and people of color are facing and your role in changing the current social climate to one of inclusion.
Upcoming May breakfast: Humaira Abid is a contemporary artist who picks up ordinary images from everyday life and makes them extraordinary. Originally from Pakistan, her work examines women's roles, relationships, and taboos from a cross-cultural perspective. She works with wood, and has an interest in carving out situations in 'relationships' and their after effects.
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Inspiration Series Classes
Our Inspiration Series program is offered several times a year. Each one- to two-hour class is held in an informal and intimate setting using a discussion-based format. Classes are led by a subject matter expert or industry facilitator, and cover a wide range of topics designed to inspire and motivate, while providing practical information you can use.
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BIG (Business Ignition Group) - A Mentorship Program for WBE Members
Each year, WBE offers one or more business mentorship programs to accelerate your career or business. BIG groups are limited up to 20 members and are led by a recognized business leader and mentor. BIG groups meet once a month for up to 8 months to support each other in accomplishing specific business or career goals.
Our Leadership Workshops provide women with the opportunity to spend a full day learning leadership techniques, skills, and strategies from some of Seattle's top women business leaders. Events are held at a local venue in the Seattle area and include refreshments.
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Interested in volunteering your expertise?
WBE offers the opportunity to share your professional or industry expertise with others through our Inspiration Class Series program. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in facilitating a WBE class or learning more.