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August

  • Thursday, August 9, 2018 (All day)Tuesday, August 21, 2018 (All day)

    Dr. Tererai Trent Award recognizes a woman who encompasses the characteristics displayed and practiced by Dr. Trent.

  • Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 9:00am1:00pm

    SCE EDGE Program Workshop:  Defining and Developing Your Value Proposition

    9am-12pm w/ light lunch following until 1pm.

    UPCOMING MATCHMAKING EVENT

    By attending a minimum of three SCE Edge events at NAWBO-LA, NAWBO-IE, and NAWBO-OC you will have the opportunity for a one on one NAWBO-LA matchmaking event coming in Fall. You must register and attend each of the three (3) events to be eligible.

    ABOUT THE SPEAKER:

  • Monday, August 20, 2018 - 12:30pm2:00pm

    The Miguel Contreras Foundation (MCF), in partnership with the Los Angeles County labor and business community, launched the Powered By Immigrants Campaign to ensure that Los Angeles County businesses powered by immigrants are safe and thriving work environments for both immigrant workers and their employers.

  • Friday, August 24, 2018 - 11:30am1:30pm

    Pedro J. Pizarro is President and CEO of Edison International, parent company of Southern California Edison, and one of the few Latinos nationally in this position for a Fortune 200 company. Pedro is a new kind of leader in an industry – electric utilities – that previously had been resistant to change. His passion around the climate change challenge led Edison to sign a pledge in support of it, even after the President walked away from the Paris agreement.

  • Tuesday, August 28, 2018 (All day)

    For the month of August, we will NOT be hosting a NAWBO-LA Connects event.

September

  • Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 5:00pm6:00pm

    Aristotle once said, “We are what we repeatedly do. EXCELLENCE, then, is not an act but a habit.” If that’s true, then EXCELLENCE is not just an act of DOing but it's also a state of BEing.

    In this energetic and thought-provoking presentation, you will be provided tools that will help you create success through EXCELLENCE in all areas of your life.

    With confidence and grace, you will gain the following insights:

  • Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 5:30pm7:30pm

    Objective:

    The discussion around depression and mental health inspired us to share inspirational comeback stories and find strengths in building community. Let's share, connect, support and get to know each other stories.

    Outline:

  • Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 12:00pm1:00pm

    September National Advocacy Webinar on Association Health Plans

    Guest speaker - Jeanne Klinefelter Wilson, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy, U.S. Department of Labor

    In this webinar we will be discussing:
    • The Department of Labor rule on Association Health Plans

    • The timing of the rule in the year ahead

    • What this may mean for you as a business owner and a NAWBO member

  • Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 11:30am1:30pm

    Bringing Transformational Change to Health Care

     

  • Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 4:00pm5:00pm

    Are you having difficulty winning the talent war?

    In today's competitive market, it's increasingly difficult to attract and retain top talent. As a result, small and midsized businesses are using creative strategies to help them stand out as top employers. While employee benefits have traditionally been viewed as expensive, now there are affordable ways to attract and retain talent.

    In this session, you’ll gain insights on: