Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on Jan. 2.
Join the Augusta Metro Chamber and presenting sponsor Hull College of Business, AU, on Tuesday, January 15 for Women in Business, “New Year’s Career Resolutions: Accelerate Your Success.” As described in the book Play Like a Man, Win Like a Woman by Gail Evans, the workplace requires thoughtful approach to navigate your path to professional growth and success. The afternoon’s guest speaker, Melissa Furman, Assistant Dean, Hull College of Business, will bring perspective to career obstacles and discuss strategy to overcome and achieve more. Attend this fun and engaging luncheon for resources and tools to accelerate your success.
Melissa Furman currently serves as the Assistant Dean at the James M. Hull College of Business at Augusta University, assisting with the strategic implementation of university and college goals. She obtained her Doctorate of Business degree and Masters of Science degree in Professional Counseling from Georgia State University, and Furman serves as a visiting faculty member for multiple leadership development programs and has facilitated workshops for small to large audiences in corporate, non-profit, and government organizations. Additionally, she is the founder of Career Potential, LLC, a consulting firm that helps “individuals achieve and organizations succeed.” Ms. Furman was recognized as a Top 10 in 10 Young Professional to Watch by the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce, and nominated for Georgia Trend Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40.
Tickets are $30 for Chamber members, $40 for prospective-members. Advanced registration required at AugustaMetroChamber.com. Deadline to register is Friday, January 11. For more information, contact Sabrina Balthrop, Director of Events, at Sabrina.Balthrop@augustametrochamber.com or 706.821.1300.
It is the mission of the Women in Business Committee to strengthen the business community of the Augusta region by providing programs that enhance the knowledge, success and leadership goals of working women at all stages of their personal and professional lives.
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