PWN Paris is a global movement of people accelerating gender balanced leadership in business and society, through professional development and international, cross-industry, online and in-person networking

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Connect with members around the world. Develop professionally through our learning, leadership and mentoring programs, events and webinars. Access our state-of-the-art website and join committees, forums and other social means for networking.

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Welcome to PWN Paris!

PWN Paris is a branch of PWN Global. We are a cross-sectoral networking, advocacy, information and training forum for management-level women with an international outlook. The mission of the association – which is run by a group of dynamic women, all volunteers – is to promote the professional progress of women and give them the tools, networks and skills they need to assume leadership roles.

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What's Hot #01

9 Uplifting Behaviors of People Who Positively Impact The World

Look around you and you’ll see three kinds of people — those who hate their work, and complain bitterly, those who just tolerate their work and see it as a paycheck and aren’t looking for more (or feel they can’t have more), and finally, those who love their work, and relish it. The third...

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What's Hot #02

Why Wall Street’s Finally Pushing to Add Women on Boards

The big money on Wall Street is finally throwing its weight behind boardroom diversity. After years of fits and starts, mutual-fund giants including BlackRock Inc. , Vanguard Group Inc. and State Street Corp. are embracing shareholder proposals to add more women and minorities as directors....

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What we offer

  • Le Manifeste
    Le Manifeste

    Signez notre Manisfeste !  Etant que premier réseau professionnel féminin français, m...

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  • Gender Balance
    Gender Balance

    The purpose of PWN Paris’ “Engaging with Men” program is to contribute to gender b...

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  • Membership
    Membership

    New Members event, Women In Transition Program, Young Developing Professionals Program and...

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  • Think Tanks
    Think Tanks

    A simple definition of think tank is an organization that consists of a group of people w...

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  • Mentoring
    Mentoring

    What is mentoring ? Mentoring is a sharing, supporting and learning experience in which a...

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  • Professional Development
    Professional Development

    Our Professional Development Team proposes to concentrate on two aspects of women leadersh...

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  • Entrepreneurship
    Entrepreneurship

    Thinking about becoming an entrepreneur? Or “been there” for a while? From the pre-sta...

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  • Top Executives
    Top Executives

    Top Executives and Women on Board Programs : Are you still on the wrong side of the Boar...

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  • Networking & Events
    Networking & Events

    PWN Paris offers you a large range of exciting events - all great opportunities to start ...

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Why Women Shouldn't Have To Justify A Seat At The Table

This is the third article in a series of posts that aims to expand the conversation on women's leadership in the field of technology. Abby Asem, Senior Director of Advanced Digital Capabilities at Hershey, explains why women shouldn't have to justify a seat at the leadership table.

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