Thank you to all of our Mother's Day Virtual Market Vendors!

Our Mother's Day Virtual Market ran from April 19th - May 2nd, 2021, and we want to thank all of the women-owned businesses who participated. Show your support for the #buywomenowned movement and shop one of these businesses next time you are looking for a gift, or to treat yourself!

Announcing the WBCS Pitch Prep!

**Deadline has been extended to Sunday, March 7th** We are thrilled to announce Pitch Prep - a new development opportunity for our WBEs! Pitch Prep allows WBEs to receive feedback on how to better present and communicate their value. This offering is 100% complimentary, open to all WBEs in our network, and timely since the feedback will be provided prior to our major annual procurement event - Connections to Contracts - where WBEs are able to briefly pitch to Corporate Members. Overview This complimentary program allows WBEs to improve their company’s elevator pitch and better communicate

Apply for the WBCS Virtual Marketplace!

For the first time, the Women's Business Council - Southwest will be holding a virtual market with women-owned businesses on November 23rd through December 6th, 2020. Applications are due Monday, November 9th and participants will be notified by Friday, November 13, 2020.

Tips for Maintaining a Positive Virtual Work Environment

With many companies are still working remotely, business owners may be struggling to maintain company morale from a distance. Here are a few ideas that you can do right now to maintain a positive work environment and increase morale among your team (while keeping everyone safe!).

Resources to Help Start and Grow Your Women-Owned Business

We teamed up this month with Goldman Sachs, LiftFund and TWU Center for to share information about the resources that their organizations offer to uplift women owned businesses and entrepreneurs. If you didn’t get a chance to attend, we’ve provided a quick recap of the programs that were discussed and the ways in which they might be able to help you and your business grow!