Women in the Floorcovering Industry’s Upcoming Education and Networking Opportunities

Women in the Flooring Industry (WIFI) announced upcoming in-person networking and WIFI Power Hour educational opportunities.

WIFI Power Hour: Public Speaking Tips and Tricks

August 16, 2023

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

This online event will share tips and tools on the art of storytelling, building confidence, and finding your true speaking potential. The event will be facilitated by Cindy Cannon, a 24-year member and past district international leader for Toastmasters International, a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. The event will be co-hosted by Bernie Martin, Toastmasters International area director and Athena Walker from Shaw Industries. Register here.

WIFI Mentoring Program: Fall Cohort Applications Due

August 31, 2023

The WIFI Mentoring Program is an adult-to-adult match of a mentor to a mentee designed to help you grow professionally and personally. WIFI is currently recruiting both mentors and mentees for the program. Training will be provided to mentors in September 2023. This cohort of mentee/mentor matches will begin in October and run through March 2024. Learn more.

WIFI Power Hour: The Power of Personal Branding

September 18, 2023

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

WIFI’s September Power Hour is presented by Stacy Murphy, IIDA, NCIDQ, Vice President of Client Development, APEX Group. Learn ways to hone your personal brand and leverage growth opportunities. We will discuss the good and bad of social media, the importance of image, and how to get comfortable putting yourself out there. Register here.

Women in the Floorcovering Industry Meet-Up at the CFI/FCICA 2023 Convention

September 21, 2023

10:00 AM – 11: 00 AM EST

Rosen Shingle Creek Resort, Orlando, Florida

The one-hour networking event will feature speed networking and table topics discussing work-life balance, mental health, self-care, setting your mindset and expectations for success, women in leadership roles, and more. Register here.

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