Member News and Happenings

March 2016   CANDICE BENSON Candice Benson of Benson Consulting and a member of the New Hampshire High Tech Council’s TechWomen has announced their first ever TechWomen / TechGirls annual luncheon and networking event. This will take place on Wednesday, April 6th from 11:30 to 2:00 at LaBelle Winery in Amherst. Full details and registration are available on their website HERE. CLAIRE MOORHEAD Many of you may remember Claire from … [Read more...]

Member News and Happenings

  February 2016 MARGARET ANN INNIS Margaret Ann Innis of Decorate to Sell has announced her upcoming Home Staging: The Basics and Business Class at Northern Essex Community College in North Andover, MA beginning March 1st. Classes are Tuesdays from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. until April 12th. Learn to use existing furniture, basic staging & interior decor principles to stage a home for sale.  You’ll also explore pricing, business … [Read more...]

Why Women Inspiring Women?

A Note From Leslie Sturgeon, WIW Founder I am the woman I am today because of the other women I met along my journey! Plain and simple truth. As a young 22-year-old entrepreneur, I knew that in order to succeed I needed to learn from those who blazed a trail before me, not just from my parents who were life-long business owners. It was 1989 when I started my first service business and in the small community of the Lakes Region there were … [Read more...]

What’s Up With A Male Speaker at a Women’s Event??

I wanted to address something that has come to my attention recently - the fact I have hired a male speaker for our NH Conference for Women in November.  Why on earth would I do such a thing - after all, this is a women's conference?! Believe me, I did contemplate how this would be received. But the fact of the matter is, Jack Canfield is world renowned and holds the record for the most number of books at once on the NY Times Bestseller List … [Read more...]

Member News and Happenings

June 2015   DONNA TOBEY Donna Tobey is the featured speaker at an IPPW event on Wednesday, June 17th in Portsmouth. Imagine a life filled with possibilities! In fact, what if we created our own Palace filled with Possibilities? What would it look like? How many rooms would it have? What would it be made of? How high would it be? What foundation will you build upon?  As co-creators of our own lives, we have abilities to construct … [Read more...]

Member News and Happenings

May 2015   SUSAN FITZELL (Aim Hi Educational Programs) CHARLENE DECESARE (Charlene Ignites Coaching) Susan Fitzell and Charlene DeCesare are combining their talents to bring you a “Story Retreat” on June 10 & 11th at the Penny House Inn, Cape Cod. Do you want to have your own book in your hands and make money in your sleep? If you have always wanted to write a book, here’s your chance to reach your goal! During this two day … [Read more...]

Member News and Happenings

April 2015   Our members have so many cool things to share with you . . .   HEIDI LARAMIE Heidi's company, Baron's Major Brands Appliances, invites you to a Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce Meet and Greet on Wednesday, April 15th from 4:30 to 8:00 p.m. at their 225 Daniel Webster Highway (Route 3), Belmont store. Baron’s is the Lakes Region’s premier family-owned appliance, TV and mattress store.  Known for providing products … [Read more...]

Member News and Happenings

March 2015 Our members have so much to celebrate and so many things to announce. CHERYL SNYDER Cheryl's company that brought you New Hampshire’s first mobile Glass Painting Party has expanded yet again! Drinkable Arts® will now be offering their signature glass painting fun at the first Drinkable Arts® Studio located at 100 Factory St, right in front of Clock Tower Apartments in Nashua. The BYOB studio will offer all 5 types of … [Read more...]

Overheard at the NH Conference for Women!

A Message from WIW Founder, Leslie Sturgeon   “I can’t believe how friendly and happy everyone is.” “I feel like I’m in a supportive sisterhood with complete strangers.” “It’s so cool that we can learn while having fun and celebrating.” “I learned from Randy Pierce that despite obstacles, you can conquer anything.” “Where else can you go, be inspired, learn and then dance? Simply amazing energy.” “I am going to stop saying … [Read more...]

Live Free and Thrive at the NH Conference for Women

I Lie To Myself. Do You? I often tell myself that "I'm fine. I got this. No big deal. I am woman, hear me roar." But the reality is sometimes that is just plain BS, and I don't feel like I'm living the life I had envisioned. Can any of you relate? Do you often say, "I'll start tomorrow when I'm done taking care of things for others or when I'm caught up?"  That is why I am bringing Mel Robbins to our NH Conference for Women n November … [Read more...]