Workbar Speaker Series: Breakout Discussions with Women in Business- Celebrating Women’s Day


Workbar Central Square
45 Prospect Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

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Did you know March was Women’s History Month?

What better way to celebrate than to join Workbar and local Business women in the Boston innovation community for a night of mixing, mingling, and discussion!

This evening will include breakout sessions lead by organizations such as Boston Women ConnectCenter for Women and EnterpriseThe Capital Network and Aileen Axtmayer from Aspire with Aileen. Please be sure to sign up for the sessions (up to two) that you prefer via Eventbrite to reserve your spot.

Light drinks and snacks will be served and there will be plenty of time for networking!


*Please only sign up for one session per time slot*

Time Slot 1: 6:30-7:15 | Time Slot 2: 7:15-8:00


TIME SLOT 1- Networking Tips & Techniques to Connect to New Clients and Create Strong Referrals with Boston Women Connect

Whether you are a cautious or a confident networker, this interactive workshop will help boost your effectiveness in making memorable business connections -with authenticity and poise. All attendees with receive a tip sheet on networking techniques, and best practices and tools for follow-up.

TIME SLOT 1- Funding Options for Female Founders with The Capital Network

A panel of investors and entrepreneurs to discuss fundraising resources available to women in Boston and tips for successfully raising capital. Speakers Include: Betty Francisco (Latina Circle, Pipeline Angels, Re-imagine Play), Ashley Lucas (Director, Babson WIN Lab), Kate Anderson (Operations Director, iFundWomen)


TIME SLOT 2- How to Go After Your Career Goals without Sacrificing Your Health with Aspire with Aileen

When we're happier in our careers, we're healthier, and when we're healthier, we're able to thrive at work. Learn how to keep this in mind and take care of yourself no matter how busy you are.


TIME SLOT 2- Success Strategies for Women in Business with Center for Women and Enterprise

Local women in business from the Center for Women and Enterprise will share their personal stories on success and struggle and how you can tlearn from their strategies and apply them to your professional life.