Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the Superwoman Summit

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the Superwoman Summit

At The Superwoman Summit we are committed to an inclusive experience for everyone, regardless of age, race, political affiliation, or sexual preference. Therefore, we are striving to increase diversity at our event by partnering with associations and organizations that support disenfranchised groups in the Portland area and providing a scholarship program devoted to supporting individuals who need financial support, womxn of color and LGBTQ+ individuals. 

When Your Career Breaks Your Heart

When Your Career Breaks Your Heart

There was a time in my career when I felt heartbroken about my job💔.

For two years I had a great job at a small company that I truly loved. I had been promoted to the Director level and was making the big bucks. I loved my colleagues and the work I was doing felt meaningful and fulfilling.

Then everything started to change.

As I stepped into my new leadership role, I experienced tension with my boss after I found out what was really going on at the company.  

How to Advocate for What You Want in Your Career

How to Advocate for What You Want in Your Career

You are responsible for managing your career, which means you must make an extra effort to speak up and ask for what you want. Advocating for opportunities at work so that you build bridges, position yourself as a leader, and maintain a good rapport with your colleagues can be challenging. You might worry about the consequences of speaking up — how people will react, what they will think of you, and how they will behave.