Category Archives: Mentoring

Become a Business Mentor: You’ll Gain as Much as You Give

When asked to rate the value received from their experience as volunteer business mentors, local Jacksonville consultants and practitioners gave the Marketing Matters mentoring program high marks. A program of the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center (JWBC), Marketing Matters links a … Continue reading

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Teach a Woman to (Talk About) Fish

Helga is part of a new breed of social entrepreneur, one who starts a company not just to make money, but also to make the world a better place. The joy of being a mentor, for me, is to give clients like Helga the words to describe the meaningful work she’s doing. Continue reading

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Coaching a Coach: Marie Hope, Vision in Business

Marie Hope started her career in the restaurant industry after completing her business degree in Leeds, England. Her commitment to lifelong learning also led her to earn an MBA and a degree in psychology. She worked in restaurant management and … Continue reading

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Leadership Matters Opens for September 2014 Enrollment

Do you wish you could be more successful, more influential, or more confident? Apply today to become the leader you know you can be (and don’t forget to tell someone else about the program.) Continue reading

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Call for Applications: ATHENA PowerLink® Program

Application Deadline: May 31, 2014 A Graduate’s Story: Mary Fisher, Mary Fisher Design “At first, I was a bit hesitant to raise my hand and say, after 24 years in business, I could use a little help growing my company. … Continue reading

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Leadership Matters – Calling All Women Who Are Willing to Lean In

Leadership Matters highlights accountability, mentoring and personal development skills for women business owners and other women aspiring to become more effective leaders. Continue reading

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Leadership Program a Powerful Collaboration for Jacksonville Business Women

By Lorrie DeFrank By collaborating with Davis College of Business (DCOB) at Jacksonville University, the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center (JWBC) significantly enhanced the services it provides to women leaders in Northeast Florida. Jointly presented, Leadership Matters highlights accountability, mentoring and … Continue reading

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