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Recap of May’s Women Grow Business Chat With Public Speaking Expert Coach Jill Foster
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Recap of May's Women Grow Business Chat With Public Speaking Expert Coach Jill Foster
21 May 2013

Last Monday marked the second week of the month, which is our monthly community chat. This May we were honored to have Jill Foster, owner of Live Your Talk, and the founder of Women Grow Business back with us again to lead the discussion on the chat topic whose popularity is second only to the State of Women-Owned Businesses – public speaking. Jill’s unique slant for us this time was a critical skill many small business people find themselves lacking in – storytelling. Read more…

    Founding Editor Jill Foster Returns for May’s Women Grow Business Chat
    current events, Jill Foster, Women In Business
    Founding Editor Jill Foster Returns for May's Women Grow Business Chat
    7 May 2013

    If you know anything about the history of Women Grow Business, you know that it reflects an existing offline  community of women in business. It began with a local group of Washington DC area business women, then expanded regionally, and now, with our new home at Web. com, to a national presence. Read more…

      Record-Breaking Twitter Chat with @JillFoster – The Summary
      Business, Jill Foster, Public Speaking
      Record-Breaking Twitter Chat with @JillFoster - The Summary
      10 October 2012

      Our twitter chat with the incredible Jill Foster of Live Your Talk was record-breaking,  in more ways than one. During this chat we saw some local DC influencers who support our local events and community but are rarely able to attend. We also were able to get the most questions, ever, on on our topic: “Are You the Public Speaker You Hope to Be?”. Read more…

        UPDATED – Women Grow Business Welcomes Our Founding Editor @JillFoster Back as October’s Guest Expert
        Business, Jill Foster, Women In Business
        UPDATED - Women Grow Business Welcomes Our Founding Editor @JillFoster Back as October's Guest Expert
        2 October 2012

        Sorry folks – our Twitter series is always Monday at noon eastern. In the original post I had it set for one, while linking to the schedule with the correct time. ForbesWoman says she’s one of the 30 women entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter. Read more…

          Join us for a Women’s Leadership Soiree During Social Media Week DC (#smwwdc)
          Entrepreneurship, Events, Jill Foster
          Join us for a Women's Leadership Soiree During Social Media Week DC (#smwwdc)
          18 January 2012

          We’ll be converging on the 5th & K St location of Busboys and Poets at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, February 15, 2012. Go by our Eventbrite page to add it to your calendar now – if you won’t be in DC to attend, please share the link with your crowd. There are NO tickets available at the door, and we’re only allowed to admit a certain number of people to our cozy loft space. Read more…

            Hot Mommas Project Winner Ann Bevans Talks Business & Darth Vader
            Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, Jill Foster
            Hot Mommas Project Winner Ann Bevans Talks Business & Darth Vader
            16 May 2011

            DISCLAIMER to readers: Darth Vader was not harmed in this recording. She just gave a great speech on the benefits and stress from having so many available choices. She has resolve, success, and a great depth of reflection. Read more…

              3 Presentation Tips From a Product Demo
              Communication Skills, Jill Foster, Public Speaking
              3 Presentation Tips From a Product Demo
              12 April 2011

              A colleague recently shared her pre-game angst for giving a product demonstration. She felt less confident about this particular demo, especially when envisioning questions from attendees that could favor her competition vs her product. Here are 3 tips that helped her increase her sense of ease, confidence, and control. Read more…

                On International Women’s Day, A Recovered Respect For Grandma
                Empowerment, Jill Foster, Women In Business
                On International Women's Day, A Recovered Respect For Grandma
                8 March 2011

                On International Women’s Day, here’s a thought-provoking message from Jill Foster… on how reliving a family story has given her renewed respect for a woman ahead of her time. Cited by ForbesWoman as one of 30 women entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter, Jill Foster is principal of Live Your Talk and founding editor of Women Grow Business. Read more…

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