How to Overcome Fears and Hone Skills to Become a Deft and Sought-After Speaker while Building your Network
Panel discussion moderated by Ms. Hoff addressing the challenges that are particular to women in the public speaking arena. The panelists will arm women with examples to help them understand common audience expectations and be prepared to successfully manage speaking situations and develop a public persona. It will endorse women’s worth and abilities as public speakers and prescribes basic skills for inexperienced and anxious speakers. The discussion will also help women utilize speaking opportunities and the attendance of professional events and conferences to build and expand their professional network.
Cost to Paid Members $15
Parking info: Upon Arrival:
-Take a ticket as you enter the parking garage (1200 Bagby).
-Please bring the ticket with you.
-Take the elevator in the Clay Street Garage to the basement (button labeled “B”). Once on the basement level follow the tunnel to the wall with an “H” on it.
-Once you pass the “H”, follow the hallway to the left and there will be two elevators on your right.
-Please take the elevator to Sky Lobby.
-Once you are on Sky Lobby please transfer to the middle elevator bank which will take you to the 49th floor.
Refreshments graciously provided by Bracewell & Guiliani
Upcoming Events in Houston
Past Events in Houston
Join TXWSW for lunch with Patti Melcher of EIV Capital. Come hear from Patti about her path to starting her own firm, private equity investing and the state of the energy markets.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
11:30am to 1:00pm
Seasons 52 Restaurant
4410 Westheimer Road
Houston TX 77027
Open to members and guests. Space is limited to 20 women so register soon.
Wednesday, May 21st from 5pm to 7pm
5-5:30PM Networking, Cocktails & Light Dinner
5:30-6PM Welcome from Sponsors
6-7PM Fashion Show & Networking
$55 per person
Please join your fellow TXWSW members for a Spring luncheon at Pass & Provisions!
Thursday, May 8, 2014
12:30pm to 2:00pm
Pass and Provisions
807 Taft St. Houston, Texas 77019
Cost to Paid Members $43
Cost to Free/Basic Members & Guests $48
Charge includes luncheon and tip
Join TXWSW for a cocktail reception to meet members of both the Board and the Advisory Board. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served. Cash bar.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
2200 Post Oak Blvd
Houston, TX 77056
Cost for paid members $35
Cost for guests and free/basic members $45
Parking info: onsite/offsite and cost: Valet (Complementary)
Registration Deadline: April 28, 2014
Join TXWSW for a panel discussion with senior women in the finance industry and learn how to develop more effective communication skills. There is tremendous complexity of communication across genders. When it comes to your career, developing your communication strategy is critical to your success. This discussion is based both on research and the experiences of women in finance will explore the fundamental differences in the ways women and men communicate.
CIO, Rice University
Managing Director & Partner, KKR
Brandy Copley, MD
Managing Director and Counsel, GE Capital
Janet H. Moore
President of Global Rainmaking and Lecturer at Rice University, Jones Graduate School of Business
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
5:30pm-8:00pm – the panel event will be followed by a cocktail reception
Jones Business School
Anderson Family Commons
With grateful thanks to Rice Management Company for sponsoring the reception!
Cost is $15 for paid members and includes the program
Cost is $25 for free/basic members
Parking info: onsite and free
It’s the start of a New Year and a time most of us make resolutions and set goals on how we are going to live life differently. We make a list of things to start or stop doing. Yet in spite of our best intentions, most of us fail miserably, our goals and resolutions simply more items on the infinite “to-do” list.
Make 2014 the year you set goals and actually achieve them. Learn the secrets of successful goal setting from Texas Wall Street Women member and coach, Barbara Stewart.
Barbara Stewart, PCC, CFP®
Founder, Accelus Partners
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Thursday, February 20, 2014
Brio Tuscan Grille at River Oaks
3029 Kirby Dr.
Houston, TX 77098
Cost for paid members $40 includes dinner and the program. Cash bar.
Cost for Free/Basic Members $50
Cost for No-Shows: no refunds
Parking info: onsite
We are looking for a few good women in Houston to join our Committees! Want to learn more or just give your input for events? Please join us for this brunch hosted by our new Networking Committee Chair, Pamela Brylski!
WHEN:Saturday, January 11, 2014 from 11:00am-1:00pm
WHERE:Cru Wine Bar
2800 Kirby Drive
Parking info: Garage Parking (Free)
Registration Deadline: January 10th, 2014
INVITED: Members & Non-members
Cost to Paid Members: $10 to be applied to the cost of your brunch
Cost to Free Members and Guests: Dutch – $10 to be applied to the cost of your brunch
Cost for No-Shows: $10 non refundable
Join TXWSW Houston for a Holiday Cocktail Party at the home of Dawn Scheirer! With a trunk show featuring Patricia Peckinpaugh Jewelry
Thursday, December 12th 2013
Cocktails and heavy hors d’oeuvres
Spouses and co-workers are welcome
Home of Dawn Scheirer – RiverOaks Extended neighborhood
Address will be provided to registered guests
Cost is $10 for paid members and $25 for free/basic members
What: The Young Women’s College Preparatory Academy’s Super Saturday College and Career Fair
Why: YWCPA has invited all 550 students and their families to attend this event in an effort to expose their students and families to as many universities and professions as possible. Come discuss your specific field and background with the students to help broaden their horizons of what opportunities lie ahead for them!!!
When: Saturday, November 2nd, 9am-12pm
Where: YWCPA Campus, 1906 Cleburne Street, Houston, Texas 77004
Who to Contact if you can help: Please send an email to Ms. Sukhdeep Kaur, YWCPA College Bound Advisor, to firstname.lastname@example.org and include the name, company, email address and positions of the individuals from your firm that will be attending.