Recent Events

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…

Event Recap: NYC Spring Happy Hour

On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016, UWIB NYC hosted a casual spring happy hour to catch up with UWIB members and welcome the new season! Long-time UWIB venue partner, The Hill NY, graciously hosted us in their beautiful upstairs lounge space, which included several tables, a private bar and of course, incredible…

Event Recap: Defy Ventures Pitch Practice

We had an incredible time at our first volunteer event with Defy Ventures (link text). Our members got a special look into the Business Pitch Nights which allow a selected number of formerly incarcerated Entrepreneurs in Training (EITs) from the program (learn more about this incredible organization and their mission…

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 a Dream It, Believe It, Do It Vision Board Party to help UWIB members visualize and manifest their personal and professional goals for 2016. Each UWIB member…

Event Recap: The GirlBoss Guide to Desk-to-Dinner Fashion

Have you ever been invited to a night out with friends after work, but didnt have time to go home and change? Sadly, this is the reality for many social butterflies who enjoy going from the office straight to dinner or a night out. On Tuesday, February 16th, 2016, we…

Event Recap: Savvy Investing: Securing Your Financial Future

On Monday, February 8, about 150 women from the UWIB, Stern Women in Business, and Savvy Ladies communities gathered at Microsoft’s NY office for “Savvy Investing: Securing Your Financial Future.” Stacy Francis, President and CEO of Francis Financial, delivered an engaging seminar on financial goal-setting, negotiation, and tips for becoming…

Event Recap: The GirlBoss Guide to Health & Balance Recap

  I don’t know about you but I can always use more health and balance in my life, and I’d imagine that’s the case for most thriving NYC women. This past Tuesday, January 26, the first NYC United Women in Business event of the year kicked off in absolute style. …

Event Recap: UWIB NYC 2nd Annual Winter Soiree!

On Wednesday November 18, over 80 UWIB NYC members and friends mingled over food and drink to celebrate the season with a silent auction – what an incredible night! Thanks to our friends at Fino Ristorante, our wonderful sponsors, and of course all of you for helping us raise over…

Event Recap: November Group Volunteering at America Needs You

As always, UWIB NYC had an awesome time volunteering with America Needs You. This time was extra special as we had the opportunity to do a full day career workshop! We helped America Needs You fellows prep for interviews, send thank you notes and offer mentorship from the professional field….

Event Recap: Projecting Credibility with Citizen’s Mark

UWIB NYC had an eventful night with Citizen’s Mark, founder Cynthia Salim, and photographer Adeline Ramos (You Look Lovely). Cynthia Salim was always told to look sharp growing up. During her internship in her last year of college, she noticed that another intern always looked sharp and decided to project visual credibility…