Convos with the Pro’s

Advancement of Women Entrepreneurs hosted an interactive “Convo’s with the Pros” fall workshop that consisted of three speakers. We are dedicating a page to their topics and resources that they suggested during the presentation.

Create a Powerful Personal Brand: by Jenn Giordano


Jenn Giordano, Founder of Smartful Works

As an executive coach, Jenn is able to create an open and participative learning environment where participants find themselves engaged in what feels more like a discussion than a traditional training.  Her style weaves humor, storytelling, inquiry, and skills practice with in-the-moment feedback.

Powerpoint Slides and Smartful Works Workbook

Suggested resources:¬† TedTalk: Simon Sinek “The Why”, Strengths Finder 2.0


Understand your Unique Selling Point: by Anne English


Anne English, Founder of Bamboo Strategic Advisors 

Anne is an analytical strategist and marketing professional with more than 15 years of experience. She has diverse functional expertise across varying industries including: Consumer Packaged Goods, Finance, Government, Media, Non-Profit and Technology.


Suggested Resources: Podcast Lists – Super Women by Rebecca Minkoff, Recode Decode, How I Built This, Pro Rata Dan Primack, Masters of Scale, and Storytelling with Data (heavy, but great), Brave, Not Perfect.

Navigate the Financials of a Business: by Emily Neville

Emily Neville, Founder and CEO of Reborn Clothing Co.

Emily Neville started Reborn Clothing Co. as a sophomore at North Carolina State University to give consumers an upcycling option for their closets. Neville has grown Reborn into a powerful upcycling option for both consumers and businesses. She leads the company with a strong belief that businesses should be a force for good in the world.

Powerpoint Slides

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