Announcements, Member Connections Newsletter

NAPW August 2014 Announcements


Stay current and in-the-know about NAPW announcements, upcoming events,
social media and more!

Working for Women…
NAPW Career Services


It’s here! All new, updated and ready to get working for women… NAPW Career Services! Find all the resources, tools, information and guidance necessary for your professional development, personal success and achieving your career or business goals. Featured partners include:

I Want Her Job — You’re a Success… So Be a Success Story!

Free for Active NAPW Members*
Share your success story with other women who might be interested in joining your field so they learn more about your job and about you. I Want Her Job offers you the opportunity to be a feature story on and on NAPW’s Women360 Blog (that’s double exposure!), promote your business, career and organization, read about other success stories from entrepreneurs to CEOs, be part of the I Want Her Job community and gain career advice before changing professions or getting a new job.
* You must meet specific criteria to be featured. Interviewee selection is at the sole discretion of I Want Her Job.

WiRL (Women in Real Life Leadership Summit)
We get it. Life is a whirl. So, we’re partnering with WiRL to bring you online summits, free motivational sound bites and your free Top 5 to Thrive; plus many more special offers and discounts!

Power your success with NAPW Career Services partners now! Make sure to visit the site every day as new partners will be added every month.



Start Here For A New Career!
NAPW Career Services Partners with
University of Phoenix
$1500 Tuition Reduction and New Professional Development Program

Taking higher education to a whole new level, NAPW Career Services is proud to partner with University of Phoenix, providing VIP and Elite members with a $1500 tuition reduction off any degree or credit bearing certification program. The University of Phoenix launches the Professional Development Series with the “Build Your Brand” seminar offered at the NAPW National Networking Summits in Washington, DC; Chicago, IL; Miami, FL; Dallas, TX and Los Angeles, CA. This professional development opportunity can set your career on a whole new journey! More details to come…


Get Connected!
NAPW Foundation Now on Facebook and Twitter

Great News! Now you can connect with the NAPW Foundation and find out all the latest updates, news and information regarding our philanthropic partners — the American Heart Association, The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Dress For Success and Girls Inc — Local Chapter monthly themed charitable initiatives and so much more! Have something you’d like to share, post it on NAPWFoundation and Tweet @NAPWFoundation. And, remember to “like us” on Facebook and follow us on Twitter while you’re there.


NAPW National Networking Summits

Your Power Network keeps getting stronger! NAPW National Networking Summits offer even more networking opportunities for you to connect with over 500 professional women in your region. Summit cities include Washington, DC; Miami, FL; Chicago, IL; Los Angeles, CA; and Dallas, TX. We’ll keep you posted with updates as soon as they come in!



Attention All NAPW BizWomen…
Announcing Our Great New Partnership with! delivers the latest news focused on shaping women’s careers, developing your business, improving your bottom line and enhancing your lives. That’s why NAPW is proud to announce our great new partnership with bizwomen/The Business Journals! Even better, now you’ll find additional NAPW blogs on bizwomen every week! While you’re there, sign up for bizwomen/The Business Journals newsletter to receive the latest news, original reporting, trend analysis and profiles of leading entrepreneurs. With around-the-clock, coast-to-coast coverage, you’ll connect with women who define leadership. Help us welcome to NAPW’s proud family of partnerships!



It’s Here!
NAPW’s Women’s Networking App
Download It Now!


You’ve got the power! Networking Power… right at your fingertips – with NAPW’s App. Now you can stay up to date on all NAPW events, search Local Chapters in and around your area and look for members. After searching for members, you can simply contact them directly from your mobile device – a great, convenient way to increase your network, especially while you’re traveling or on the go!

Get the NAPW Women’s Networking App now from Google Play and iTunes! And, watch for updates as we have even more new features coming soon!



National NAPW Foundation Events

Networking is the key to your success! National NAPW Foundation Events offer an outstanding opportunity to network while helping others. The NAPW Foundation strongly believes in, and is committed to, making a positive difference in the lives of women and girls through service, sisterhood and self-help. Our Foundation Events support the American Heart Association, The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Dress For Success and Girls Inc. National NAPW Foundation Event cities include Washington, DC; Miami, FL; Chicago, IL; Los Angeles, CA; and Dallas, TX. Stay tuned for more information!



(Benefits may vary depending on Membership Level)

Network with over 600,000 Professionals

NAPW National Networking Conference

Nearly 300 Local Chapters Nationwide

Attend Sponsored Events in Your Community

OnDemand eLearning

Discounts on Partner Offers

Live Seminars and Webinars

Member Spotlight Interview in Newsletter

Profile Featured on

Diamond Discounts
on Fine Products & Services

NAPW Professional Women of Excellence Awards

NAPW Career Services

Professional Certification Programs
(Coming Soon!)

NAPW National Networking Summits (in 5 regions)
(Coming Soon!)

Membership in NAPW Pays for Itself!

“Be part of America’s largest, most powerful network for professional women.”
—Star Jones, NAPW President & National Spokesperson



NAPW Diamond Discounts
We’ve Moved to a New Location

You can find Diamond Discounts under the Member Discounts Tab at the top of the front page of the Member Connections newsletter. Plus, you’ll find additional partnership offers there!


We’ve Moved…
Our Local Chapter News Section


Upcoming events. New Chapter announcements. Past event highlights.
You’ll find all of that and more in our Local Chapter news section. Click here to read all about it!



Star Jones Appointed to New Role as President of NAPW

NAPW is proud of our own “Rising Star” – Star Jones! And, here’s what she has to say about it.

“NAPW defines success as ‘owning your own power,’” says Star. “I am proud and honored to be the President of such a diverse, all-encompassing professional women’s networking organization. The development team and I have worked diligently to create and strengthen our already successful professional platform. As President of NAPW, I hope to further develop effective, efficient and high-quality benefits and access to our expert networking systems for our members as well as to expand the organization’s future success. 2014 is our Year of Action!”

Join Star in the President’s Circle here. And, read more about her on, and in F.I.N.E. Success!

Winners Coming Soon!
2014 NAPW Rising Stars Education Scholarship Program
Exclusively for Daughters of NAPW Members

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When it comes to success, the sky’s the limit! Dedicated to supporting, enhancing and guiding the careers of women, the National Association of Professional Women encourages the success of the leaders of tomorrow by furthering the educational goals of young women today.

A total of $15,000 in scholarships is awarded to five (5) outstanding students based on academic performance, teacher recommendation, public service and personal essay.

One (1) First Place Award – $5,000 Scholarship
Four (4) General Awards – $2,500 Scholarships

Winners announced in the Member Connections September issue!


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Calling All Bloggers…
Share Your Expertise on Women360

Are you a leader in your industry? Share your expertise, advice, knowledge and tips with NAPW members. Gain exposure for your business and contribute thought-provoking content. Become a guest blogger on NAPW’s blog, Women 360. Contact Olisa Adger at today.



Introducing NAPW’s Member Spotlight board on NAPW’s Pinterest Page!

Exclusively for VIP, Elite and Preferred members, this new promotional feature offers members highlighted in the Member Spotlight section of our newsletter an outstanding opportunity to opt in to have their photo and link to their NAPW profile pinned to NAPW’s Member Spotlight board. For more information, contact now.

Remember: Follow NAPW on Pinterest, mention us in your pins (NAPW) and make sure to re-pin us, especially if you are featured in Member Spotlight.

Connect with NAPW online, between newsletters! Follow us for daily updates, important news about professional women, Local Chapters, deals, rewards and much more.


Megan Bozzuto