If you’re a woman considering a return to the paid workforce after a career break, the Back to Business Women’s Conference is an investment you’ll want to make in yourself. Let’s work together to re-build your resume, your business network and your confidence in yourself as a professional.
We’ll inspire you, arm you with job-search job skills, expose you to what recruiters find to be the most valued business skills and expand your possibilities.
2020 Back to Business Women’s Conferences planned in
Raleigh, NC on February 21, 2020
Charlotte, NC on April 23, 2020
Atlanta, GA in September 2020
Raleigh Back to Business Women’s Conference: February 21, 2020
Registration / Breakfast / Professional Photos
Enjoy coffee and breakfast while you make new connections and get your headshot updated by our professional photographers so you can update your LinkedIn profile.
Katie Dunn, founder of Back to Business, will open the conference with welcome remarks that will set the stage for an exciting day of learning, connecting and fun!
Keynote Speech: “Lead Like a Girl and Watch Them Follow” by Amanda Lamb
WRAL reporter Amanda Lamb will inspire you to use your unique gifts to navigate your return to the workforce and lead with the special qualities that only women can bring to the table
Participate in a resume workshop to make sure your most important job search, your resume, is portraying your experience in the best light possible
You’ll have the opportunity to participate in multiple small-group discussions on a range of topics that are all geared toward helping you conduct a successful job search and navigate the transition back to work with joy
Panel: Women Who Have Successfully Relaunched Careers
Hear the success stories of women who have successfully returned to work as they share their best advice
Learn how to lead with your unique strengths as you return to work in this workshop led by a Certified CliftonStrengths by Gallup Coach.
Charting Your Course Back to Work
Katie Dunn will help you nail your action plan for returning to work and make sure you leave the conference knowing exactly what to do next
Hear from the people on the front lines of hiring as they offer their perspective on hiring candidates who are returning to work and answer all of your questions
This is where the magic (and a lot of fun) happens! Take advantage of this golden opportunity to personally connect with recruiters and hiring managers from great local companies that are eager to meet you and discuss job openings at their companies