Women's Club of Costa Rica (WCCR)
has started a new
PROFESSIONAL WOMEN'S NETWORK (PWN)
NOTE NEW TIME and PRICE!!!
MONTHLY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT and NETWORKING SESSIONS
OCTOBER NETWORKING MEETING
Saturday, October 23 - 11am-1pm
Sustainability as a Business Strategy: A Competitive Advantage?
How can we use sustainability ideas to grow business and make us better professionals? Hear ideas from our panel of experts using sustainability in a variety of industries.
Alexis Fournier - RecyclArt - http://WomensGivingGree.org/archive/2010/03/07/recyclart---costa-rica
Jani Schulz - Rainforest Radio - http://RainforestRadio.com (coming soon)
Alida Francisco - Bamboo Global Exchange - http://facebook.com/group.php?gid=19702068973
Kate Cruse - 10:10 - The British Embassy - http://1010global.org/cr
11:00 - Registration and Networking
11:30 - Speed Networking Sessions
11:45 - Call to Order, Club Notes, Announce Planning Committee, Welcome Remarks by Robert Faulstich - Owner of Tin Jo
Noon - Panelists Introduction/Speaker Presentation
12:40 - Questions and Answers - Q and A
1:00 - Adjourn Meeting
OPTIONAL VEGETARIAN BUFFET LUNCH and Networking Afterwards
Thai Green Curry, Pad Thai, Vegetable Stir Fry and Natural Teas and Juices
JUST 4,000-colones (or order ala carte)
(at attendee's expense [we recommend staying for lunch after the meeting to network with members. To ensure having enough food/help the flow/speed things up, please notify them if you're staying for lunch before the meeting starts])
Members and 1st Time Guests:
Repeat Guests: 2,000-colones
Members of this group must also join the Women's Club of Costa Rica (http://WCCR.org) - 10,000-colones/year
WHERE: Tin Jo Asian Restaurant (http://TinJo.com) - San Jose (Downtown) - On Calle 11 between Avenida 6 and 8 - 100 mts.East and 125 mts. North of De la Casa del Tornillo. Coming from the West, go East on Avenida 10 passing Feraguilar ceramic tile place. Turn LEFT at the next corner (Calle 11) and Tin Jo is 1-1/2 blocks up on the LEFT.
(it’s just around the corner from MY FAV Asian/vegetarian market - http://SuperSony.com - Calle 3, between Avenida 8 and 10)
WHAT IS THE PROFESSIONAL WOMEN'S NETWORK (PWN)?
The Professional Women's Network (PWN) is a Special Interest Group of the Women's Club of Costa Rica (WCCR - http://WCCR.org).
PWN has been developed specifically for women of all nationalities to encourage personal and professional development through networking with other professional women, and to develop programs to contribute to all women in Costa Rica. Women from all backgrounds including teaching, arts, marketing, engineering, law, accounting, tourism, labor, etc. participate. The group is English speaking but beginner's English is welcome.
Products: Monthly Meetings with Professional Development Topics, Networking Opportunities, Community Outreach. PWN also hosts monthly social events to grow friendships.
DIRECT CONTACT: Elle - firstname.lastname@example.org / 8-930-5958
WHEN: Usually the 3rd Saturday of each month:
December 2 (this will be a Mixer)
(all locations are TBD)