It’s no secret that balanced leadership is no longer simply the ‘right’ thing to do – major research projects have shown, time and time again, that it’s the profitable thing to do. Forward thinking companies and professionals know that putting balanced leadership at the heart of their business strategies will lead to sustainable growth and profit. Click here to access the latest trends and global thinking on balanced leadership. Understand what role you can play to boost your own career and that of others in a sustainable and balanced environment.
Mentoring is recognised as cost-effective and impactful way to prepare future business leaders. In the past years 60% of people who participated in a PWN mentoring programme have gone on to achieve their life change goal, including promotions and career changes. This could be the start of the rest of your life!
PWN Lisbon’s mentoring program pairs together mentees, PWN members, with mentors that are references in their areas. The program is designed for three different segments of seniority, from board ready women to those taking their first steps in their professional career.
Currently, 30% of PWN’s global member base identify themselves as Entrepreneurs. If you are one, or aspire to be one, this strand of our work can give you an excellent insight simply by introducing you to an established network of entrepreneurs. In addition to this niche networking opportunity, we can also provide you with lots of practical advice as you establish and develop your business ideas.
A wide research shows that a broad set of business benefit is associated with gender diversity in corporate boards. This includes an financial performance and a shareholder value improvement, an increased customer and employee satisfaction, an increased confidence of the investor and a better market knowledge and reputation.
In Portugal , only 12% women are members of the Board of Publicly trade Companies and none of them are CEOs. Portugal is one of the European Countries where fewer women are breaking the glass and are promoted as Directors in Boards.Read more
Networking is one of the single most powerful ways to boost your career - our mantra: connect, share, learn, develop, is exactly what networking is about. The more you connect and share, the more you learn and learning always leads to development. Take a more detailed look at the benefits of networking, how to do it, and the amazing list on online and offline events that we run around the world.
Through the YOUTH PROGRAM, PWN LISBON aims to be the leading network in Portugal for young women to find empowering, learning & sharing experiences and connections in the early stage of their professional lives, in order to leverage their career.Read more