@StackSensations President Shari Verrone emphasized the importance of WBEs attending WPEO events. From doing so, she has been able to gain business opportunities through the relationships made at these events.
Ranjini Poddar, CEO of @artechinfo , expressed that even if a small supplier is having difficulty getting business, they should never say 'they can provide anything' - it's not a reasonable answer & they may lose credibility. Instead suppliers should narrow their focus. pic.twitter.com/Rt98loucgS
Kim Springsteen-Abbott's, CEO of Commonwealth Capital Corp, advice to WBEs who feel that there just isn't enough time: "If you don’t have the time, create the time. You’re supposed to work ON your business not IN your business."
During the WPEO Morning Mixer, the Global Head of Supplier Inclusion & Development for @MetLife , Pauline Gebon shares the best practices for establishing a successful partnership with other businesses.