San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
- 6:15-6:45 PM: Sign-in, casual dinner*, and networking
- 6:45-7:15 PM: Negotiating your salary and life
- 7:15-7:45 PM: Controlling your finances and creating your financial plan
- 7:45-8:00 PM: Q&A
- 8:00-8:30 PM: Networking
The Exact Words You Need to Negotiate Your Salary & Life: Most raises aren’t significant, but a 10-20% raise can allow you to build an emergency fund, pay for your wedding, take a vacation or put a meaningful amount toward your retirement. Plus, earning more is much easier than trying to budget down your lifestyle. Rebecca will show you how to manage expectations and the exact scripts you should use to negotiate the kind of money that can change your career and your life.
5 Actions to Take Control of Your Finances and Create Your Personal Financial Plan: Personal finance is actually a simple concept, however we tend to make it more complex than it needs to be. Dominique will show you 5 simple actions to take control of your finances, create your own personal (realistic) financial plan and bring all of your Dreams2Reality. You will walk away with action items to create a realistic budget, take your savings account to the next level, understand your retirement accounts and prepare for when "life happens."
Dominique Broadway, Personal Finance Coach and Founder of Finances Demystified
Dominique has a strong passion for working with young professionals, entrepreneurs and people of all ages to bring their Dreams2Reality. Dominique began her career at major brokerage firms UBS Financial Services and Edelman Financial Services. Dominique serves on the board of DC Young Entrepreneurs and is known for being highly favored to conduct speaking engagements throughout the east coast. She has developed a reputation for making a boring topic such as personal finance fun, exciting, easy to understand and a social experience. Dominique has also received various accolades such as the Top 30 Under 30 in Washington DC, the DC Future Business Leader of American Businessperson of the Year and the Top Financial Advisor for Millennials in the US. Dominique’s demystified financial advice, has been highlighted on Yahoo!, Pageonce, TheNest.com, and other online sources.
Rebecca Thorman writes Kontrary, a different take on careers, money and life. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, Forbes, Los Angeles Times, Lifehacker, the Washingtonian, the Wall Street Journal, and she pens a weekly column for U.S. News & World Report. Prior to founding her business, Rebecca led PR and marketing at the e-commerce startup Alice.com, where she built trust and enthusiasm for an unknown brand, and led customer development to gain the company’s first 100,000 users to more than 1 million today. She also served as Vice President of Marketing for Speek.com, an early-stage startup in the 500 Startups family and winner of Distilled Intelligence 2.0. In 2013, Washingtonian Magazine named her a Tech Titan. Rebecca resides in Washington, DC with her fiancé Ryan Healy, founder of Brazen Careerist.
When & Where
United Women in Business (UWIB)
The United Women in Business Foundation (UWIB) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the professional and personal development of women in the business world. UWIB’s mission is to foster success for its members by providing educational programs, mentorship and networking connections, and leadership and growth opportunities.
Established by a group of young women seeking to build a collaborative network of peers and thought leaders, UWIB aims to provide guidance to members as they strive to achieve their goals and excel as business professionals. UWIB seeks to bridge the gap between collegiate life and the corporate world by offering support and mentorship throughout the transition and beyond.