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Event Recap: Girl Boss Speed Networking with Hired

“Behind every successful woman is a tribe of other successful women who have her back.” This is something The United Women in Business Foundation believes to our core! On Wednesday, 2/8, UWIB NYC and Hired partnered up for a Girl Boss Speed Networking event.     This event wasn’t a…

Event Recap: Dream It, Believe It, Do It Vision Board Party

Now that the dust of the new year has settled and everyone is back in their usual routines, the UWIB NYC chapter hosted their second annual Dream It, Believe It, Do It Vision Board Party to help UWIB members visualize and manifest their personal and professional goals for 2017. Each…

Event Recap: NYC Winter Soiree

The UWIB NYC Board of Directors had a wonderful time celebrating the end of a success year with members, friends of members, and generous sponsors at the 3rd Annual Winter Soiree and Silent Auction. With over 80 guests in attendance, it was certainly a night to remember!   Hosted at…

Event Recap: Girls Inc. Family Day 5K

Braving a cloudy sky and early Saturday alarm, #TeamUWIB ran together in the Girls Inc. of NYC Family Day 5K on October 1. Not only was the morning fun and energetic, but it was also the first time UWIB has worked with the youth organization to support their mission of…

Event Recap: UWIB NYC Brunch

On Saturday, 9/24, a few UWIB members and our VP of Membership, Manisha Marberry, came together for our first #UWIBrunch of the season! In addition to chowing down on amazing food (everyone was digging the eggs benedict) and sipping on refreshing drinks, they spent time discussing all things office politics and…

Event Recap: Refine Method Fitness Class

Huge thanks to the Refine Method team for hosting us at their flagship studio for a night of fun and fitness! Since so many UWIB members couldn’t stop raving about how this was the best workout they have ever had, Refine Method organized an incredible membership deal: Refine Method is currently offering a New Client…

Event Recap: Girl Power Yoga

On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016, UWIB NYC partnered with  Banana Skirt Productions and Epiphany Blue for a pay-as-you-wish Girl Power Yoga class at Pearl Studios.    Our incredible instructor, Tamekia Flowers-Ball, welcomed all members with positive energy, encouragement and an amazing playlist with some of our favorite songs! After the class, members were treated to delicious…

Event Recap: Cardio Sweat Party

On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016, UWIB NYC partnered with Miss Motivational for a pay-as-you-wish Cardio Sweat Party fitness class at Athleta Flatiron! Recognized as one of NYC’s Top 3 Cardio Dance Classes to take, the name says it all!    Cardio Sweat Party mashes up kickboxing and dance with high intensity athletic drills, resistance…

Event Recap: Career Breakfast, featuring Meg Brossy 

We had a successful Career Breakfast at MarketShare on Thursday 5/19! The early morning energy was contagious and we had a lot of insightful questions as we learned about the Marketing Tech industry from Meg Brossy. Meg is a leader in the digital space, in both ad tech and marketing…

Event Recap: The Savvy Girl’s Guide to Effective Negotiation

On Wednesday, April 27, UWIB partnered with Ask For It CEO, Alex Dickinson, to deliver an engaging, relevant, and insightful workshop on negotiation. While the session focused mainly on salary negotiation, we learned that we are constantly faced with opportunities to negotiate and by applying tactics big and small–such as…