How to help hard-hit DFW businesses

While uncertainty reigns and crisis rolls on, now's the time to come together and help where we can. Mr. Rogers says to "look for the helpers." We should also be the helpers. EWF is based in DFW, and we wanted to provide ways for the local community to help locally owned, hard-hit businesses during this ...

By |2020-03-18T18:32:09-05:00March 18th, 2020|Blog|

EWF and COVID-19: What you need to know

Here at EWF International, our priority is keeping our community safe, equipped and empowered through all seasons. Here are some updates on how we’re addressing this situation, and some useful resources to help you stay safe – from the virus, and from the contagion of fear. Don't miss the useful resources at the bottom! Key ...

By |2020-03-13T14:47:37-05:00March 13th, 2020|Blog|

ALERT: Watch Out for COVID-19 Cyber Scams

Guest post by Stacy Scott, Managing Director of Cyber Risk, Kroll The COVID-19 pandemic has created a unique opportunity for cyber criminals. Cyber criminals will often take advantage of trending topics in the news, such as the corona virus, to try and prey on consumers using fear and urgency tactics.  In the case of the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

By |2020-03-13T14:55:55-05:00March 12th, 2020|Blog|

Why investing in tomorrow’s leaders is crucial in a crisis

The takeaway: investing in leadership development is a smart move, particularly in times of crisis and uncertainty. It’s nearly mid-March 2020. It feels like the Stock Market has lost its mind. Uncertainty around COVID-19 and the global economy has given everyone the jitters. Business leaders are expressing unease, too. We’re hearing it from our colleagues, ...

By |2020-04-02T12:23:40-05:00March 9th, 2020|Blog|

Your Playbook for Selling Your Boss on Professional Development

By Jennifer Carter, President of EWF International Whether you’re a self-improvement newbie or binge it like you’re watching Netflix, professional development is a must for everyone. Everyone. Why? It often means the difference between getting promoted and getting stuck. Another thing: your company should pay for it.  You’re an asset for them, and developing your skills ...

By |2020-03-09T15:01:40-05:00March 1st, 2020|Blog|

Driving business results: EWF’s 20th Anniversary Luncheon Delivers

On Tuesday, October 15th, over 200 of Dallas’ best and brightest gathered at Venue Forty50 in Addison, TX to help celebrate EWF International’s 20th Anniversary. This sold-out event included great food, can’t-miss networking, and an engaging panel discussion on The Male Perspective: Why Gender Parity Matters. The panel - made up of Sherif Mityas, CXO ...

By |2019-10-21T23:44:19-05:00October 21st, 2019|Blog|

Intentional Networking: Measuring What Matters

By Jennifer Carter, President of EWF International There's a business truism that "what gets measured gets done." But networking is often governed more by hopefulness rather than true measurement - which can make it wasteful. In this final installment in our series, we share some concrete approaches to measuring networking that will help you make ...

By |2019-09-30T21:07:11-05:00September 30th, 2019|Blog|

Well Spoken: EWF’s Leadership Shares Wisdom

Here at EWF, we’re going into a busy speaking season! If you’re looking for a speaker, keynote, or podcast guest to discuss women in business, gender parity, career navigation, crucial conversations, building influence, or the like – EWF’s got you covered. Our CEO Tanis Cornell and President Jennifer Carter are often on the speaker’s circuit, ...

By |2019-08-21T17:52:06-05:00August 21st, 2019|Blog|

Intentional networking: Choosing your targets

By Jennifer Carter, President of EWF International Building a good network takes time and focus. Choosing the right places to network – and the right people to network with – determines the quality, reach, and impact of your network. In this third installment in our series, explore three tried and true ways to get great ...

By |2019-08-21T17:02:57-05:00August 21st, 2019|Blog|