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WISE NYC Metro: The Power of Storytelling

Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 3:00 pm Eastern Time (US & Canada)


Transform the way you see yourself and the world around you.

Join us for a conversation on mentorship and leadership as we tap into the power of storytelling that lifts each other up with positivity lead by former WNBA Commissioner/President, Donna Orender. Donna is a highly respected corporate business leader having led growth and innovation in several high-profile companies. She has been recognized as one of the top 10 Most Powerful Women in Sports and one of Newsweeks100 most Influential people in the business of sports and is a best-selling author with her 2018 release of Wowsdom! the Girl’s Guide to the Positive and the Possible.

WISE San Diego: Emotional Intelligence at Work

Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 5:00 pm Pacific Time (US & Canada)


Why is EQ important in the workplace? Join the conversation with Shaka Johnson, Vice President, Associate General Counsel for Sony Electronics.

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WISE Tampa Bay: wise_grind_yoga

Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 7:30 am Eastern Time (US & Canada)

WISE Chicago: Finding Opportunity & Paying It Forward with Raleigh Anne Gray

Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 5:00 pm Central Time (US & Canada)


You're invited to a virtual chat with Raleigh Anne Gray, Sr. Director of Wasserman Athlete Exchange and CEO of Must Love Sports.

Raleigh has spent the past few months identifying pivots for those at the peak or valley of the sports & events industry. By day, Raleigh has helped Wasserman athletes find an authentic voice, brand and livelihood with their season's suspended. By night, and day, and weekend, she's put together the Must Love Sports Summer Session, a virtual internship program for more than 350 students around the country, all displaced from their summer opportunities in sports business.

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WISE Atlanta: Wine Down Wednesdays

Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 7:00 pm Eastern Time (US & Canada)


Wine Down Wednesdays are back! Come hang out with your fellow WISE members while enjoying some sunshine and cocktails. There's no set agenda - except to meet some new friends and have a great time!

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WISE Greater Raleigh: A Curve Ball for All Ages: Racism and the Power of Sport

Thursday, August 13, 2020, 5:00 pm Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Not surprisingly, many Americans view the multi-billion dollar sport industry as the “great equalizer” for race relations in the USA. Dr. Deborah Stroman will provide an analysis and historical context to structural racism in the United States. The What? Now What? and So What? continues to haunt and disturb social justice advocates who operate within or partner with sport and sport-related institutions. This session is designed to spark curiosity, foster dialogue, and present a clear understanding of the individual and organizational challenges of racial healing and collaborative decision-making.

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WISE Atlanta: An Entrepreneur's Journey ft. LaTonya Story

Thursday, August 13, 2020, 7:00 pm Eastern Time (US & Canada)


Explore the pathway of women entrepreneurs in the entertainment, events, hospitality and sports industries.  Conversations will highlight the challenges and triumphs of building and navigating your own business. As we learn, we'll celebrate women business owners who started their careers building a company or pivoted from corporate to launch their own enterprises. 

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WISE Atlanta: Race Relations: A Playbook for Success

Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 12:00 pm Eastern Time (US & Canada)


Join us for a virtual lunch discussion on race in the business of sports. Media personality, Rashan Aliwill moderate a panel of Human Resources leaders including Tim Goodly (Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United), Camye Mackey (Atlanta Hawks) and DeRetta Rhodes (Atlanta Braves) to examine the importance of diversity and inclusion and best practices to create a culture of inclusion, acceptance and respect.

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WISE DFW: Creating Your N.E.X.T.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 1:00 pm Central Time (US & Canada)


Join WISE DFW for a conversation with NHL Legends & Dynamic Industry Transition Coach.

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WISE National: WISE/R Symposium 2021

Monday, March 15, 2021, 8:00 am Eastern Time (US & Canada)
The TimesCenter in New York, NY

WISE/R Symposium

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Designed to equip women with the professional development tools to succeed in the business of sports, WISE/R provides you with the REAL knowledge that matters for advancing your career. Hear from experts and business leaders, including WISE Women of the Year honorees, and take away practical strategies that you can apply immediately.