Feedback from Athena Edge and Women in Leadership Participants:

"The WIL program was a great way to get women together to discuss leadership challenges and collectively make commitments to improve the advancements of women in the workplace." -Kelsey Achenbach

"The WIL program is a great reminder that you're not alone in your professional struggles, you can overcome them, and there is a powerful support system there to help you succeed." - WIL participant

“This conference made me look at myself and my career differently.  I feel more positive about the future and the opportunities I will have” – A. P., Rising leader, Financial Services

“Thank you for hosting such a wonderful day, it definitely helped to boost my focus on how I can become a more productive leader and mentor to others.  Can't wait to see what is in store next time!!” – J.R., Senior Leader, Business Services

“It was an excellent conference and I was able to take away many good points of guidance, leadership skills and career development thoughts…it definitely helped to boost my focus on how I can become a more productive leader and mentor to others.”, A. P., Senior Leader, Food and Beverage Industry

“Thank you - this has encouraged me to take steps to propel my career. I left the conference ready to take on the world.” – A. H., Mid-career manager, Hospitality Industry

“It provided me with valuable tools for women navigating the corporate landscape. I felt like it was the "secret handshake" demystified. It definitely provided me with tools that I will continue to utilize to assist with my career navigation.” – T. E., Mid-career manager, Financial Services

 “I will definitely pay it forward. I will be writing an article to share with other women [at my workplace] some of the things that I learned from the conference both on a personal and professional level. The tools are definitely transferable.” – D. R., Senior Leader, Financial Services

“I have kept my action plan and personal notes with me at work as constant reminders of the things I need to do to achieve my goals.” – S. C., Rising leader, Non-Profit Organization

“This conference made me look at myself and my career differently.  I feel more positive about the future and the opportunities I will have.  I thought it was an excellent way to network and everyone I met during the day was very motivated and dedicated.” - R. L., Rising Leader, Healthcare Services