Women in the Profession CPE & Events

Come back soon to check out the 2017 webcast offerings. Please take advantage of this opportunity to view the archived presentations.

Audio Webcasts

These forums focus on educating, advocating and advancing women in the accounting profession. The forums feature a PowerPoint presentation followed by a Q&A segment in which participants can ask questions about the challenges facing them in their careers. 

Archived Webcasts

Women in the Profession: Our Challenges and Strengths Examined

Speaker: Nina Chmura, a senior manager at WithumSmith + Brown

The need to attract and retain women in the profession is undeniable. Nina will discuss the current landscape of women in the profession and cover the business case for women’s initiatives. She will also be examining the unique challenges women are facing, as well as focusing on the strength that women can bring to the profession, particularly in leadership roles.

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Sustaining the Future with Coaching, Mentoring and Sponsorship

Speakers: Katy Hollister of Deloitte LLP and Marie Brilmyer of BDO 

Does your firm encourage mentor/mentee relationships? This webinar will discuss why mentoring is critical to a self-sustaining organization, as well as providing ingredients for successful mentoring programs and tips for both mentors and mentees to foster a mutually beneficial relationship. Leave with valuable takeaways that are appropriate for all members of your team!

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Building a successful network at different stages in your career

Speakers: Amanda Proctor will lead a diverse panel of women

Through the panel discussion you will have the opportunity to glean networking tips, how to focus on the things that make a difference, and why it is so important to begin this early in your career.

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Gender Diversity is About Business: The ROI of Women's Initiatives

Speakers: Mary Bennett and Joanne Cleaver

WIEC brings you this unique webinar featuring a guest speaker Joanne Cleaver. Joanne will show how your firm can capture return on its women’s initiatives and leverage initiatives to build firm business and women’s careers. WIEC's immediate past chair, Mary L Bennett will share perspectives related to proven approaches firms to capturing measurable results.

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