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Cultivating the “It” Factor Workshop

August 8, 2013 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

$35 - $85

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Please join GEP Initiative on August 8 for

Cultivating the “It” Factor:
How to Put Sponsorship to Work for Women

Cosponsored by 
McKesson Corporation
San Francisco Department on the Status of Women

Thursday, August 8, 2013
8:30am-12:00pm
One Post Street at Market, 2nd Floor, Vision Center
San Francisco, CA 94104

Despite the heightened dialogue and diversity initiatives around workplace equality over the past decade, women are still not breaking into the top executive ranks. According to the Center for Talent Innovation, these top jobs often elude women and professionals of color because they lack “executive presence,” or underestimate its importance. To overcome everyday micro-inequities and biases that act as barriers to advancement, women need the powerful advocacy and feedback mechanism that comes from sponsorship.

Please join us on August 8 for a conversation on what companies and organizations can do to cultivate a culture of sponsorship and inclusion for women.

Note: Attendees must check in with McKesson security upon arrival

Featured Speaker:
Noni Allwood
Vice President and Senior Fellow, Center for Talent Innovation

Panelists:
Janice Little
Senior Director, Diversity, McKesson 

Antoine Andrews
Senior Director, Diversity & Inclusion, Gap Inc.

Final Panelist TBA

Moderator:
Aysha Handley
Member, Gender Equality Council

 

$85 • Private sector
$70 • Friends of the Commission on the Status of Women or public sector
$35 • Not for profit, student, or low income
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Date:
August 8, 2013
Time:
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$35 - $85
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Vision Center
One Post Street at Market, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104 United States
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