Medicine Hat Empowerment Day dedicated to women in business

January 10, 2018 by  

The 2018 Empowerment Day will be focused on motivating women in business from all industries and experience levels.

Well known and respected guest speaker France Barnes will be talking about the theme of this year’s day which is “Resilience: How Fast Do You Bounce Back?”

Barnes is an Associate Coach at BetterUp, where she takes a personal approach to career coaching for promising employees within leading organizations. She is an experienced teacher and motivational speaker, having obtained a Bachelor of Education from the University of Alberta and a Master’s Degree in Business Education from the Montana State University in Bozeman.

The 2018 Empowerment Day has been made possible by the generous support of their Title Sponsor, Burns Valkenburg and Associates. The accounting firm has several regional offices, including one in Medicine Hat. They provide a full range of services including advisory, taxation and accounting.

All women and supporters of women in business are invited to attend the Empowerment Day on Friday February 2nd at the Medicine Hat Lodge, located at 1051 Ross Glen Drive Southeast.

Attendees may wish to order premium business cards from printing services before this event, for use while networking with fellow women in business. The event will begin at 3:00 PM with registration and networking, followed by the professional development presentation from 3:30-5:30 PM. Dinner will be included from 5:45 – 6:45 PM, with a fun group activity closing the event from 7:00 – 9:00 PM.

Tickets are $65.00 each and are available from the event website.