Welcome!The Working Women's Forum

We are an organization of women in the Western Connecticut area founded in 2005. We meet to grow professionally and personally through education, networking and the sharing of ideas and experiences. We meet the second Wednesday of each month. Our meeting format currently is networking, dinner and cash bar and usually a presentation. The cost to attend is $25 for non-members and $10 for members. You do not need to be currently working to attend meetings or become a member. This is a great organization to belong to if you are self-employed or considering starting your own business.

2015-2016 Meetings and Speakers

  • Sept. 9, 2015: Patty Lennon: Crowdfunding: Women Entprepreneurs' Secret Weapon to Business Growth
  • Oct. 14, 2015 Joel Nezvesky: Effective Negotiating - Creating A Win/Win Environment
  • Nov. 11, 2015: Jon Barb:  Do What Works - Selling Skills for Non-Sales People
  • Dec. 9, 2014 Holiday Meeting - No Speaker
  • Jan. 13, 2016: Dr. Meri Rosco: The Best You
  • Feb. 10, 2016: Susan Grundt:  Make a Fabulous First Impression
  • Mar. 9, 2016: Sandra Long: LinkedIn to Grow Your Business
  • Apr. 13, 2016: Diedre Dolan Nesline: Declutter & Organize Your Work Space
  • May 11, 2016: End of the Year Meeting - No Speaker

3 Ways to Get Involved

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    Attend Our Next Meeting

    We meet the 2nd Wednesday of each month from Sept thru May.  The meeting is held at 'The Villa' restaurant in Sandy Hook.  The meetings start at 6pm and end at 8:30pm.  Each  meeting has networking, a light supper, a member showcase and  introductions.  We have a presentation at all meetings except December and May.    Call 203.426.7022 for more information or to reserve a spot.

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    Join Our Invitation List

    Add your email to our invitation list.

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    Use Our Directory to Find Products and Services.

    Please help us support the women who are members by searching for product and services from within our directory!

  • Our Next Meeting

    Our Next Meeting is
    Wed., Nov. 11 2015

    Meeting Summary:  Sales Trainer Jon Barb will be presenting "Selling Skills for Non-Sales Peoplet"

    Call 203.426.7022 or   click here for more information [...]

  • Membership

    Find Out about becoming a member
    Only $60 a year

    Membership has lots of benefits to help you grow your business.

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    We have over 60 members

    Members attend meetings for a discount rate, get to leave literature on the table, can be included in our monthly newsletter to our full invitation list and there are lots more benefits [...]

  • Membership Directory

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    for products and services

    Looking for a product or service?  Consider using a member first!

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    Our members provide a wide variety of products and services.  Please check our directory first [...]