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IWLC awarded grant from McDonough Foundation

Iowa Women Lead Change (IWLC) has secured an important infusion of financial and community support from the James B. and Melita A. McDonough Foundation. The donation will fund one of the conference keynote speakers at the Dubuque Conference on Octobe  Learn more...

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Des Moines-area Invest in She set for September 10

Iowa Women Lead Change (IWLC) will hold its Invest in She – Des Moines competition with on Thursday, September 10 at Sticks, Inc., offering female entrepreneurs and business owners the opportunity to pitch their business ventures to a group of invest  Learn more...

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Invest in She results announced following competition

Six Iowa women-owned businesses netted a total of $40,000 from local power investors at Invest in She – Corridor last night at The Kirkwood Hotel and Event Center.  Learn more...

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Jenifer Hanson | Posted: 08/20/2015

I arrived at the realization of something that all parents and preschool teachers already know: allowed unchecked, use of the word “stupid” (and variations such as stupidhead), will proliferate at an alarming rate.

Do you find “I’m sorry,” or “Just,” or “I’ll Try” sprinkled liberally throughout your interactions with others? If you do, understand that you are negatively impacting how the movers-and-shakers in your organization perceive you.

Many pieces of advice from authors about the writing process are worth sharing because they are about so much more than just creative writing. What advice has inspired you in your personal or professional life?

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