Interview with Jennifer Stayton, 2018 Outstanding Member Award Winner

Jennifer Stayton is the host of KUT’s “Morning Edition” program, and this year’s winner of the Gladys Whitney Hearst Outstanding Member Award. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Williams College and a Master of Science degree in Radio-Television-Film from Syracuse University, and produces and co-hosts KUT’s “Higher Ed” podcast. In addition to her […]

Interview with Denise Bradley, Winner of 2018 Outstanding Austin Communicator Award

  The winner of the Women Communicators of Austin Outstanding Austin Communicator Award is Denise Bradley,VP of Communication & Community Affairsat St. David’s HealthCare. Named a Central Texas Woman of Influence by the Austin Business Journal, Denise Bradley oversees the strategic direction and coordination of internal and external communication; media and public relations; community relations; and […]

Interview with #BannerBrunch2018 Winner Simone Talma Flowers

Simone Talma Flowers is Executive Director of the Interfaith Action of Central Texas (iACT), and this year’s winner of the Anne Durrum Robinson Creative Initiative Award. iACT’s central mission is to cultivate peace and respect through interfaith dialogue, service and celebration. Simone has over 26 years of experience in nonprofit management, and holds a Bachelor […]

#BannerBrunch2018 – Come Celebrate Sisterhood!

In 1929, a handful of intelligent, driven, and determined young women came together to create a community for professional communicators. This community was created with the intention to be a beacon for creativity and as an inspiration. Whether they knew it or not, these pioneers were carving the trail for the creators of the future. […]

Any Advice On Publishing My Writing?

Got your own career conundrum you’d like advice on? Then sign up for the WCA peer mentoring program. It’s free to members! It’s all about peers who care helping their fellow WCA members. Any Advice On Publishing My Writing? Compiled and edited by Julie Tereshchuk   Dear Mentors, For 2018 I’m pushing myself to get […]

Tips on Working With an Intern/Employees For First-Time Supervisor?

Got your own career conundrum you’d like advice on? Then sign up for the WCA peer mentoring program. It’s free to members! It’s all about peers who care helping their fellow WCA members.   Tips on Working With an Intern/Employees For First-Time Supervisor? Compiled and edited by Julie Tereshchuk   Dear Mentors, I just got […]

Best Practices For Following Up With Prospects

January 2018 Got your own career conundrum you’d like advice on? Then sign up for the WCA peer mentoring program. It’s free to members! It’s all about peers who care helping their fellow WCA members.   Best Practices For Following Up With Prospects Compiled and edited by Julie Tereshchuk Dear Mentors, I’m a freelancer, with […]

How Do I Keep My New Year Resolutions?

  December 2017 Got your own career conundrum you’d like advice on? Then sign up for the WCA peer mentoring program. It’s free to members! It’s all about peers who care helping their fellow WCA members.       How Do I Keep My New Year Resolutions? Compiled and edited by Julie Tereshchuk Dear Mentors, […]

Managing Email for Work-Life Balance

We caught up with WCA member Maura Thomas, who is a TEDx speaker and published expert on attention management, productivity, and work-life balance. As we explore work-life balance this month, she shared an article she wrote, which originally appeared in the Harvard Business Review. Our dysfunctional relationship with work email has become so normal, I’m not […]

Career Decisions Don’t Have to Be Scary. Meet the Mentors at Get Smart!

By Taylor Covington The pumpkins are out, apple cider is flying off the shelves, and by some miracle, it’s actually a little chilly in the city of Austin. Halloween is just around the corner, and so begins the respected, if not messy, tradition of pumpkin carving. It’s one of my favorite memories of time spent […]