$27.62 – $258.24

The Woman Behind The Business® Retreat

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British Colonial Hilton Nassau

West Bay Street

Nassau, New Providence

Bahamas

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Strength | Strategy | Success: Your Toolkit to Sustainability!

Being a woman entrepreneur (especially in the start-up phase) can mean long hours, late nights, and nobody to talk to! Add on your responsibilities of wife, mother, daughter, sister, or any other role…and you can end up one stressed out momma!

Join the women of "The Woman Behind The Business" in Nassau, Bahamas for 5-days of professional and personal development mixed in with cultural exploration! What does that mean? You'll experience dynamic workshops, engaging networking, and memorable activities for women entrepreneurs of all levels!

Check out the Retreat Agenda Below:

Saturday, November 24, 2018

5:00 PM - Event Registration Opens

6:30 PM - Opening Reception - All White Affair
The Wife of Ambassador Sidney Collie of The Bahamas, Mrs. Mavis Johnson-Colliewill deliver a keynote address! Attendees will be coordinated in their all-white attire to celebrate new relationships and "successful beginnings". You'll connect with dynamic women entrepreneurs from the U.S. and Bahamas so, bring plenty of business cards to exchange with international businesswomen.


Sunday, November 25, 2018

9:00 AM - Event Registration Opens

9:30 AM - Be Resilient
Presenter: Verna Jones - The American Legion, Former Executive Director

10:30 AM - Resuscitating Your Business (From Slow to Cash Flow)
Presenter: Nicole Commissiong, Sr. Vice President, Dynamic Service Solutions

11:30 AM - How to Make Your Money Work Hard (so you don't have to)
Presenter: Aisha Bowe - The Securities Commission of The Bahamas, Deputy Executive Director

12:30 PM - LUNCH (on your own)

2:00 PM - WBBTalk: Prepare yourselves for a well thought out hour of topical discussions delivered in a similar style of a TedTalk presentation.

Presenter Name: Gloria J. Goins, JD, MBA
Topic: An Inconvenient Truth: Why Building Wealth As Women Entrepreneurs is Not An Option

Summary: Financial illiteracy is an American problem according to the Wall Street Journal, but it is 10x greater in Black America. All the studies, surveys and statistics predict if nothing changes within the Black community we will be financially destitute and enslaved by 2053. Thus, we must effectively and aggressively address financial illiteracy and build million-dollar businesses in Black America. Women entrepreneurs must lead the way.

Presenter Name: Angela Dingle
Topic: Using MBTI to Build Bold, Beautiful Confidence

Summary: A discussion on the factors that lead to confidence and why it's important to exhibit bold and unapologetically beautiful confidence at all times. Plus this discussion will help participants understand how they can use the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) to increase their confidence.

Presenter Name: Denita Conway
Topic: Getting To and Staying at the Table


Summary: An in-depth conversation with the 2018 SBA WDC Small Business Person of the year Denita R. Conway surrounding getting invited to be contributory in a male-dominated industry. Ms. Conway will discuss, the challenges, emotional balance as well as the conflicts encountered in getting and staying there.

6:00 PM - Headshots & Shops
Prepare to be captured by one of the best photographers on the island- to update your headshot portfolio! Plus, you'll have an opportunity to support your fellow women-owned businesses as they showcase their products and services from 6-8pm. Special thank you to our sponsor Cay Focus Photography for providing headshots to registered attendees.


Monday, November 26, 2018

9:30 AM -Registration Opens

10:00 AM - There's Power In Perseverance
Presenter: Naomi Lucas, Owner of Southern Wicked Lemonade

11:10 AM - Doing Business In The Bahamas
Presenter: Bahamas Chamber of Commerce

12:15 PM - Don't Stress...You're Blessed
Presenter: Dr. Teia Hill - Medical Director, Fightin' 4 Lives

1:15 PM - LUNCH

6:30 PM - Attendees traveling to Nassau, Bahamas will have an opportunity to experience a private “People-to-People” dinner at the estate of Beverly Mortimer, Entrepreneur, and Owner of Mortimer’s Candy Kitchen.


Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Spend the day exploring the beautiful island of Nassau, Bahamas!

6:30 PM - Closing Reception (This isn't goodbye - it's see you in 2019!)
Join the founder of “The Woman Behind the Business” as she speaks with national recording artist: TULANI, during the closing ceremony of The Woman Behind The Business Retreat. You’ll experience her soulful style that transcends the perception of a harpist.


Wednesday, November 28, 2017

- Travel Day -

Learn more online: wbbtalk.com/registration

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West Bay Street

Nassau, New Providence

Bahamas

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