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CWI Member Gives Business Advice

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CWI Member Gives Business Advice

Windus Fernandez Brinkkord – Trilogy Financial Services What is something you know now in business that you wish you knew earlier in your business or career?  “Have a system of organization from the start, don’t put yourself in a position to have to go back and create one.  Backtracking stinks!  Persistence is key.  When I first started in the business, I would tell people I am like fungas, I grow on you.  Because I would just stay in touch, and have thick skin about it.  Sometimes you really just catch people at the wrong...

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CWI Member Gives Business Advice

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CWI Member Gives Business Advice

Debra Lewis – INC. Lega., APC What is something you know now in business that you wish you knew earlier in your business or career?  “Build a good network.  It is your safety net.  Those relationships are everything.  Nurture them, even when you are too...

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CWI Member Give Business Advice

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CWI Member Give Business Advice

Adrienne Streeter – Streeter Printing, Inc. What is something you know now in business that you wish you knew earlier in your business or career?  “I now know to collect 50% down on jobs and balance upon delivery and to not extend credit unless credit applications are completed, signed and approved!” Share one piece of advice that would benefit another business woman that’s been key to your success:  “Always be sincere about your desire to assist another person, and offer them a product and service that EXCEEDS...

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Asking for Mentorship is a Must!

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Asking for Mentorship is a Must!

Lenka Holman – Transamerica Financial What is something you know now in business that you wish you knew earlier in your business or career?  “Asking for mentorship is a must.  I was raised to believe you need to be the best.  That meant that asking for help showed a weakness.  It took me way too many years to realize that Great Mentors are happy to guide someone.  The only way we grow as a person is to learn.  The only way is to try something we havne’t done before.  The BEST way to try something new is to learn from a...

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Taking Risks is Essential!

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Taking Risks is Essential!

Rebecca Everett – Connecting Point What is something you know now in business that you wish you knew earlier in your career or business?  “Taking risks is essential.  Playing it safe stifles imagination.  I would have spoken up more assertively, said no more readily and invested myself in endeavors that didn’t have foreseeable...

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You Don’t Have to Be Perfect….Trust Your Gut!

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You Don’t Have to Be Perfect….Trust Your Gut!

Suzan Bolski – Anything Goes Promotions What is something you know now in business that you wish you knew earlier in your business or career?  “You don’t have to be perfect.  Trust your gut, take more...

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Inform Your Clients!

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Inform Your Clients!

Laurie Sodetani – Seams Fashionable What is something you know now in business that you wish you knew earlier in your business or career?  “I have known the importance of communication with my clients for years now.  However, for many years, I didn’t put enough effort in this area.  There is nothing you can badly enough that cannot be remedied with communication.  Conversely, there is the smallest mistake that becomes enormous with the lack of informing your client. The amazing thing about having great communication with...

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Career Development MUST Include Work on the Inner YOU!

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Career Development MUST Include Work on the Inner YOU!

Jaimee Pittman – Baron Center, Inc. What is something you know now in business that you wish you knew earlier in your career or business?  “It is now one of my deeply held beliefs that any effort toward skill-building for career development MUST include work on the inner you.  Your level of technical competence is not enough in today’s marketplace.  To be an authentic leader, you must be honestly self-aware, open to feedback, not afraid of change, worthy of trust, and always...

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The Power of Mastermind Groups

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The Power of Mastermind Groups

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Women Leading The Way Inaugural Show

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Women Leading The Way Inaugural Show

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