Ask for More: Wage Negotiation for Women

(June 20, 2018)

Over this hour, we will be discussing negotiation tactics for women of all ages, while supplying key skills for creating a successful interview process. Additionally, our discussion will assist in identifying your own value, and applying that knowledge when making your ask. Learn more about current women’s wage negotiation resources, including modern data on Montana‚Äôs increasing pay wage gap. Because equal work, deserves equal pay!

Women Lead the Way: Inspirations from Montana

(March 21, 2018)

Join us and hear women’s stories of launching and growing their own leadership initiatives for women in business, philanthropy and the political world. Find out what has inspired them, what has challenged them, and how they make change happen in their communities and across our state. Hear about how other women have overcome barriers and created their own support systems. Learn about Montana’s current women’s leadership resources, including innovative ideas to support your own success. Because when women lead, we all win!

How to Have Tough Conversations (February 22, 2017)

A webinar presented by the Women’s Foundation of Montana and PowerHouse Montana on having tough conversations at work, including giving feedback, disagreeing with your boss, dealing with a difficult client, asking for a raise and saying “No.”

Master Negotiation Skills (April 14, 2016)

Do you wonder what you’re really worth? Curious how you can increase your income through a simple discussion? Growing research shows that women can improve their economic future by negotiating for what they want. Traditionally women have been passionate in their advocacy for others, but have often failed to negotiate on their own behalf. Join us in discussing the best negotiation techniques for women with Jennifer Shryock of Rainmaker Resumes and Susan Carstensen, of RightNow Technologies fame.

Additional resources:
Top 10 Tips for Salary Negotiations

How to Negotiate Salary

Levo League Webinar

Glassdoor Salaries

Making the Perfect Pitch (January 13, 2016)

Are you interested in perfecting your pitch to potential investors, clients and business partners? This webinar features funders and entrepreneurs who have successfully pitched themselves and their businesses. Women’s Foundation Board Member, Caitlin Copple, will lead a discussion with Montana venture capitalist, Will Price, Diane Smith, an entrepreneur and investor who has previously successfully raised millions in startup capital, and Maurika Moore, who won the InnovateHer pitch competition this past November in Missoula.






Small Business Value Creation (February 10, 2015)

Hear our Startup Women Montana webinar featuring financial guru Kim Shappee on Small Business Value Creation.


Additional Resources:

BlackStone LaunchPad

BlackStone LaunchPad UM

BlackStone LaunchPad MSU


Madlibs for Pitching

One Million Cups

Startup Weekend


Women’s Funding Network

American Association of University Women

Center for the Education of Women

National Coalition for Women and Girls in Education

Center for Health and Gender Equity

International Center for Research on Women

Women’s Sports Foundation

Institute for Women’s Policy Research

Montana Community Foundation