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CBODN 'In The Know' Book Discussion - "Female Vision" (Sally Helgesen)

  • 13 Jun 2018
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • Evans Incorporated, 3110 Fairview Park Drive, Suite 1100, Falls Church, VA 22042


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CBODN 'In The Know' Book Discussion

*(Please note that our June event is being hosted at Evans Incorporated in Falls Church, as opposed to our previous venue in Tysons Corner.  See details below.) 

Topic:  Female Vision (Sally Helgesen)

Description: This session is an interactive discussion around the key principles and applications of “Female Vision.”

The Female Vision shows why:

• What women see matters to organizations

• What women notice is what organizations need now

• What women value Will Define Organizational Excellence in The Future

Women often see the world from a different angle than men. But this fact has been overlooked in most organizations. In this brilliant and strongly argued new book, Sally Helgesen and Julie Johnson demonstrate why “the female vision”—what women notice, what they value, how they connect the dots—constitutes women’s most powerful asset in the workplace. Drawing on multiple strands of research, including their own Satisfaction Profile Assessment, they show what companies must do to engage, energize, and support talented women. And they show women how to nurture and sustain their own greatest gifts.

Facilitator:    Kari Uman     

Bio: Kari Uman, PCC, is President of Uman Resource Associates and is an expert in working with leaders to create a more powerful and positive presence by becoming aware of self-limiting attitudes that are undermining their effectiveness and developing both techniques and strategies that enhance their success. This applies particularly to women for whom creating a more positive self-image is crucial. Kari helps them examine the myths and beliefs inhibiting their potential and helps them maximize their effectiveness as leaders.

Source: Amazon.com 

CoP Leader:

Laura Mendelow 



Event Venue: Evans Incorporated, 3110 Fairview Park Drive, Suite 1100, Falls Church, VA 22042

Parking: Free parking in the garage.  From the garage, follow the covered walkway into the building.  

Once inside: The JavaWorks on the main floor by the entrance opens at 7:30am and is a great place to grab coffee or a snack.  The Evans Incorporated suite is on the 11th floor, and will be available after 7:45am.  Bathrooms are located just outside the suite by the elevators and on the main floor.  

Please note that the Waze app may direct you to the north side of Fairview Park Drive that is north of Rt. 50, though Evans is just south of Rt. 50 (across from the Marriott).

Cancellation Policy: Event follows federal Office of Personnel Management policy and decisions.  If federal government is closed, event will be canceled. 

*Please register in advance to ensure sufficient seating. 

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