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Empowering Experienced Professionals for Successful Career Transitions

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As an organization that empowers experienced professionals, managers, and executives for successful career transitions, 40Plus of Greater Washington serves professionals of all races and ethnicities. We stand firm in our support of all people who have been affected by the horrendous racist and violent acts in our country.

We condemn the police brutality that led to the tragic and needless death of George Floyd, along with others before him such as Breonna Taylor, Philando Castile and Eric Garner. We also condemn the violence, bigotry and systemic racism that has occurred during the past 400 years, particularly against black men and women in our nation. Furthermore, we stand firmly against discrimination of any kind including age discrimination, which frustrates many of our members during their search for new employment.

We offer our condolences to the family of George Floyd, his friends and loved ones. As a way to honor his memory, we stand ready to work with other agencies and community-based organizations, along with the community at large, to end injustice in all its forms against the oppressed and all persons of color.

Self-Promotion for Introverts® with Nancy Ancowitz

  • Mon, May 24, 2010
  • 9:45 AM - 12:00 PM
  • 40Plus of Greater Washington

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Monday Morning Speaker:  Nancy Ancowitz

Self-Promotion for Introverts®

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In today's tough economy and ruthlessly competitive job market, nobody can afford to go unnoticed. Introverts, in particular, are often invisible while their chattier colleagues get greater opportunities and compensation. Business communication coach Nancy Ancowitz will share tips from her new book, Self-Promotion for Introverts®, to jumpstart your visibility without bragging. You'll learn to how to get seen and heard your own way. Extroverts are welcome too, you'll benefit from Ancowitz's gentle yet goal oriented approach.

Highlights include:

    * Your advantages as an introvert
    * Identifying and articulating your accomplishments
    * Self-promotion vs. bragging
    * Building your professional network
    * Creating a "marketing mix," or combination of promotional activities
    * Introverts and extroverts: communicating with the other half


Nancy Ancowitz is the author of Self-Promotion for Introverts®: The Quiet Guide to Getting Ahead (McGraw-Hill) and a business communication coach specializing in career advancement and presentation skills. Her clients range from CEOs to emerging leaders in the business and creative worlds. She has spoken at New York University, Columbia University, the Smithsonian Institution, and the US Navy. Ancowitz is a blogger for Psychology Today and she's appeared in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, the Wall Street Journal,, WABC-TV, 1010 WINS radio, BusinessWeek (podcast), Marie Claire, Self, and Woman's Day. Previously, Ancowitz managed marketing communications for a multibillion-dollar business as a vice president at JPMorgan Chase & Co. For more information, go to

Nancy Ancowitz
Business Communication Coach
Twitter: NancyAncowitz

Plan to join us after the meeting for networking.  Many of us carry our conversations to lunch at the nearby Brookings Institution.

Attire is business casual, recruiters are often present, so we ask all Monday Speaker attendees to contribute to the professional standards and objectives of this important networking meeting.

Doors open at 9:00 for networking and the program starts promptly at 10:00.
40Plus of Greater Washington
1718 P Street, NW, Suite T2
Washington, DC 20036

near the DuPont Circle Metro, use the South exit

Directions to 40Plus

40Plus of Greater Washington
Empowering Experienced Professionals
 for Successful Career Transitions

Empowering Experienced Professionals for Successful Career Transitions

40Plus of Greater Washington
1325 G Street, NW, Suite 500

 Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202-387-1582

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