SUNDAY NOVEMBER 12th, 2017 – Women In the Workplace Salon Event
2:30pm – 5pm at the Bellaire home of Debbie Taylor ’89 (address provided to RSVPs).
The fee for this event (to cover copying and refreshments) is $5. If you would like to join, please register through Eventbrite by November 8th so we can ensure we can have all the logistics planned in time.
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Following the traditions of the Enlightenment Salons of the 18th & 19th Centuries, we invite you to come socialize with women alumni and join in a robust discussion on timely issues facing women in the workplace today. Some topics we will explore include:
§ Characteristics of females vs. males in power positions
§ Office cultures and its impact on women
§ Are Women getting in their own way?
§ Women bullying other women
§ The role of Power
We will provide facilitators to keep time and provide questions to focus the discussion. To prepare, please read from the reading selection below.
Why Women Get Criticized for Being Candid at Work: Mentoring or Bullying? (encouraged)
The 48 Laws of Power Summary (encouraged)
Are Women Getting in Their Own Way (encouraged)
The Female Alpha
Why Women Bully Each Other at Work
How Office Culture Can Crush Women's Ambitions