Do you consider yourself a leader but are looking for ways to hone your leadership skills?
Are you actively looking for more opportunities to lead others in your organization or company?
Recently took on a leadership position that you would love more tools on how to navigate this new position?
Then this session is for you. This edition of the mentorship circle will be lead by Yai Vargas in partnership with WE NYC. Yai will give you tools & tips on how to hone your leadership skills & lead with confidence in your workspace & life. We'll also spend time in peer-to-peer groups sharing resources where you'll be asked to provide one give & one ask to the community attending the event.
Powered by WE NYC
Women Entrepreneurs NYC (WE NYC) is an initiative of the NYC Department of Small Business Services that is dedicated to helping women start & grow their businesses.
Free services are available for women entrepreneurs across the five boroughs & in multiple languages.
Mentor: Yai Vargus
Yai Vargas is founder of The Latinista, a national network for Latinas & women of color invested in professional development & career mobility. Today The Latinista offers a series of skill-building, activity driven, hands-on sessions, specifically designed to help identify & sharpen career & business skills required to achieve professional goals. The Latinista has chapters in New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles & Miami.
Yai is also a career & diversity strategist where she helps organizations develop engaging programming focused on career & leadership development. With a background in multicultural marketing & communications, Yai is a natural-born community builder & is known as the networking & LinkedIn Ninja.
Yai leads the Financial Women's Association Emerging Leaders network of New York, has worked to develop money investing workshops for women with Ellevest, featured in MakersMoney, spoken on Yahoo Finance, featured in Forbes for her work in Latina Equal Pay Day & works in partnership with orgs like: Luminary , WE NYC & The Financial Gym.