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Speakers and Their Real-life Stories at Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin

The inaugural Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin (WEDWisconsin) is setting the stage to celebrate, empower, and support women entrepreneurs in all types of businesses, at all stages, and all ages. The first-of-its-kind conference on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Monona Terrace will also present powerful speakers sharing their real-life stories to help every woman build her dream, by linking learning to action. “Life Under Construction” will be the moving …

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Is This for Me? – Why You Should go to WEDWisconsin

by Laura Gallagher, Chairman of Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin, Founder and CEO of The Creative Company You’re probably wondering whether you can afford to set aside a whole day for this. That’s a good question to ask because you already know your time is the most valuable resource you have. Lastly, Women’s Entrepreneurship Day is a global event happening in 144 countries …

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Linking Learning to Action – What’s Happening at Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin

by Laura Gallagher, Chairwoman of Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin, Founder and CEO of The Creative Company You can link learning to action immediately at Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin – a conference for women entrepreneurs, business owners, founders, executives, policy makers and change agents. From tools to support, ideas and connections, you will gain practical skills to grow your business, NPO, …

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Women, Money, Bias and You – An Invitation to Change it Up

There are several ways to make over $100K a year and one of them is to start and run a successful business. Some 9.5% of men in the U.S. make over $100K a year, but just 2.4% of women will make over $100K. Consider that: What gives? We’re going to explore some of reasons for these disparities and discuss ways …

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Never Ever a Dilbert Day

I started The Creative Company in 1989 when I was a senior in college. While doing a little research on my longevity and wanting to make sure we continue for at least another 20 years, I contacted the National Business Women’s Council to see how I rank. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, I had a 1 in …

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Summit Credit Union Announced as Presenting Sponsor for Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin Conference

Summit Credit Union Announced as Presenting Sponsor for Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin Conference Madison, WI – Summit Credit Union will be the Presenting Sponsor for the inaugural observance of Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Wisconsin (WEDWisconsin) on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. Women leaders in tech, business, science, non-profit, and education will come together to celebrate, empower and support each other at this …

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ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN TO BE FOCUS IN WISCONSIN ON NOVEMBER 14, 2017

ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN IN BUSINESS IN WISCONSIN TO BE THE FOCUS FOR INAUGURAL EVENT Madison – WI – On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, women leaders in tech, business, science, non-profit, and education will come together to celebrate, empower and support each other at Women’s Entrepreneurship Day (WEDWisconsin). The conference will be held at Monona Terrace.  It is part of a week long celebration culminating …

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Why Women’s Entrepreneurship Day needs to happen in Wisconsin

Published on July 20, 2017 Early in 1989, I met Mark Deadman. Mark’s family owned The Chocolate Shoppe ice cream stores. Mark was my night school Consumer Behavior professor. Mark was also the first person to tell me I should start my own business. I went to the library and got 21 books on how to start my own business …