Confidence on Tap

Guest post from #INGC14 speaker Caroline Dowd-Higgins: In my previous blog posts ‘Confidence On Tap’, Parts 1 and 2, I discussed how practicing bold body language and taking continuous action steps towards goals can have a positive affect on your confidence level. Since it’s ‘Back-to-School’ season, I thought it would be apropos to continue the […]

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Announcing New Sponsors for 2nd Annual Event

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Governor’s Conference for Women announced today the 10 organizations that have signed on as first-time sponsors of the annual conference, slated to be held on Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis. The list of new sponsors includes: Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc., the Purdue Foundry, David A. […]

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Indiana Governor’s Conference for Women Announces Returning Sponsors

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Governor’s Conference for Women announced today that 15 organizations have returned as contributing and in-kind sponsors of the conference. Finish Line, Inc., the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, Barnes & Thornburg LLP, Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP, Indiana University, the Indiana University Alumni Association, Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana, […]

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Entrepreneurship And Angel Investing Are Breaking Barriers For Women

Guest post from #INGC14 speaker Geri Stengel: Opportunities are growing for women to sidestep the glass ceiling and steer clear of the glass cliff, that corporate “opportunity” for leadership given to women and minorities when there is high risk of failure due to a crisis created by former leaders or because needed resources aren’t given. […]

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Dive in for Advice: 4 Women Entrepreneurs on the Network Effect

With the 100th episode of ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’ airing this month, there’s talk of plans for a show that digs deeper into the entrepreneurs’ go-to-market experience. That journey – paved with passion, determination and long hours – is familiar for women entrepreneurs and their teams who jumped into last year’s “Dolphin Tank®,” our friendly, gentle […]

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Look Forward to Mondays (No, Really)

Guest post from #INGC14 speaker Caroline Dowd-Higgins: Are you mopey on Sunday nights because you dread going to work the next day? If you’ve lost the passion for your job and feel like you are in a professional rut, it’s time to take stock and assess what you really want out of your career. When […]

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Dolphin Tank Returns to Indiana Governor’s Conference for Women – Apply to Pitch!

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Governor’s Conference for Women announced today that The Dolphin Tank®, a program of Springboard Enterprises that helps entrepreneurs refine and enhance their business pitch in a collaborative environment, will return after two hugely successful breakout sessions at last year’s event. “One of the most gratifying aspects of the Indiana Governor’s Conference […]

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Tribute to Women Trailblazers

“…each of us needs to take that first step towards action and meaning in life. In so doing, we will inspire others to follow.” These remarks from Indiana University First Lady Laurie Burns McRobbie’s 2013 tribute to the late Elinor Ostrom are ringing true as we continue our tradition of honoring women of excellence at […]

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How Fitbit Helped My Career

Guest post from #INGC14 speaker Caroline Dowd-Higgins: Everywhere I go, I’ve noticed that elevators are almost empty and stairwells are filled with people tracking their daily steps with wearable fitness devices. I’m a Fitbit user and I’m happy to report that this accountability device has improved my health and my career more than I ever […]

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