The 2023 WBENC National Conference included three amazing days full of networking, connections, and insights at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN. Over 4000 people attended the event to support certified woman-owned businesses. We enjoy the brilliant ideas and positive energy shared during the first day of conferences, and we are grateful for all the wonderful people who swing by our booth #385 during the following days. There are so many things to highlight about this important event that promotes diversity and equity in business, but here are our top five.
5 takeaways from the WBENC Conference 2023
- Perseverance Pays Off: Many successful women entrepreneurs face significant challenges and obstacles on their journey to success. Attendees learned how perseverance and determination are critical traits to help us overcome these obstacles and achieve our goals.
- Collaboration is Key: The conference emphasizes the importance of collaboration and building strong relationships with clients, suppliers, and partners. Attendees learned that by working together and leveraging each other’s strengths, we can achieve more than what we could on our own.
- Diversity is a Strength: The conference highlights the importance of diversity and inclusion in business. Attendees learned that by embracing diversity and creating an inclusive business environment, companies can benefit from a wide range of perspectives, experiences, and ideas.
- Leadership is About Empowerment: The conference provides a platform for women entrepreneurs to showcase their leadership skills. Attendees learned that true leadership is about empowering others and helping them to reach their full potential.
- Be Open to Learning: The conference offers a wide range of educational sessions, workshops, and keynote speeches. Attendees learned that, in order to succeed in business, it’s important to be open to learning and continuously improving their skills and knowledge.
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The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) is a leading non-profit organization dedicated to helping women-owned businesses thrive.