March 3, 2020

Former WLC Panelist, B. Smith, Restaurateur, And Lifestyle Icon, Dies At 70 Of Early Onset Alzheimer’s

The world is less generous and less welcoming because B. Smith, former model, entertainer and lifestyle doyenne, has left it. At age 70, Smith succumbed to early onset Alzheimer’s, which she had been battling for years. She died Saturday at her Long Island home with family nearby. Plenty…

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March 3, 2020

Leading the way: Meet Caron Hobin, the woman behind the Women’s Leadership Conference

25 Years, 5 Questions: Caron Hobin is the Vice President of Bay Path’s Strategic Alliances. She has been organizing Bay Path’s Women’s Leadership Conference (WLC) since its inception, incorporating her vision for an informative and empowering day into the economic and business development goals of our region. We…

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January 26, 2020

Laura Huang talks about Edge.

Mark C. Crowly recently interviewed Laura Huang regarding her research and book on Edge. If you’ve ever felt unseen, under-estimated or unfairly passed over in your career,  this podcast provides all the remedies you’ll need to ensure you never feel that way again! While we’d all like to…

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January 26, 2020

What is your power suit?

Do you know this woman? You should! Her name is Patrice Banks and she’s redefining auto repair for women. Ford thinks she’s a big deal, and so do we. That’s why we’re bringing her to the WLC to talk about her vision. See how Patrice is Owning her…

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June 19, 2019

An Author-Exhibitor perspective

In the past, I have attended several of Bay Path University’s (BPU) Women’s Leadership Conference (WLC) however this year was my first time participating as an Exhibitor/Vendor at WLC, “Why Not Me? It was minutes after the doors opened at 7:30 a.m when I met my first new…

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June 19, 2019

What’s A Guy Like Me Doing In A Place Like This?

A Man’s Take on the Women’s Leadership Conference My initial thought when presented with the opportunity to attend the Women’s Leadership Conference was: Is this really necessary?  I mean, why would I, a 38-year old male in higher education, care to attend a conference on women’s leadership? As…

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February 19, 2019

Gloria Estefan and Rita Moreno Duke It Out As Estranged Sisters on One Day at a Time

A former closing keynote, Gloria Estefan, 2015,  joined our “Why Not Me?” closing keynote for 2019, Rita Moreno for the season opening of “One Day At a Time“.…

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February 13, 2019

Rita Moreno Mixes Up a Carnival in the Kitchen

“My ovaries may not make babies, but I’m not done for,” said the 87-year-old actress, who stars in the Netflix reboot of “One Day at a Time.” Rita Moreno took a deep, languorous inhale. “I love this smell,” she said. “Can you smell this? It’s an unusual smell.” The…

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December 6, 2018

Listen Up! Get your Seat!

Serial entrepreneur, best-selling author, internationally recognized social media influencer, and 2019 WLC lunchtime keynote speaker Mel Robbins has a message for you: Did you hear that? “Your dreams matter. Why not you? You deserve to get the  information, the inspiration, and the tools that you need in order…

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June 20, 2018

Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao’s American Dream, And Her Advice For Young Women

“There were times when people were not very nice, because I didn’t come from privilege or wealth,” says U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao. “You hopefully take those bad experiences and turn them into good ones, by vowing to yourself that if you were ever in the same…

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