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NAWRB Conference August 17th-19th, 2015: For Women & Minorities



The National Association of Women in Real Estate Businesses (NAWRB) is hosting its annual conference August 17th to August 19th, 2015 at the Renaissance Hotel in Long Beach, California. 


Women with Alzheimers Face Rapid Cognitive Decline

 

This week, researchers at the annual Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) in Washington, D.C. reported that women with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) have twice as fast a decline in cognition as men with the same condition. 
 

FHFA Releases Strategic Plan for OMWI

 

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) just released a strategic plan for the success and advancement of its Office of Minority and Women Inclusion (OMWI). The plan covers fiscal years 2016-2018 and delineates the ways OMWI will uphold diversity and inclusion stipulations outlined in the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010.
 

Do Not Miss these Summer Movies

 

In addition to the warm weather and vacations, one of the best things about this time of year is the movies. Some of the most successful summer blockbusters have been Star Wars: Episode IV, Jaws, and E.T.

Pioneering NWBC Research Projects

 

The National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) is conducting two research projects concerning women in business. The first project analyzes women’s participation in corporate supplier diversity programs and the second focuses on women’s participation in business accelerators and incubators.

The U.S. is the Best Country for Female Entrepreneurs

 

According to a study produced by ACG, Inc. and sponsored by Dell, Inc., the United States ranks first among the best countries for female entrepreneurship. The U.S. received a total score of 71 out of a possible 100, and was followed closely by Canada (69), Australia (69), Sweden (68), and the United Kingdom (65).

Happy Fourth of July!

 

We at NAWRB would like to wish our community a safe and happy Fourth of July. We hope you spend the holiday eating, dancing, and enjoying the fireworks with your loved ones. 

Protecting Your Skin during the Sunny Summer

 

Summer is indisputably Americans’ favorite season of the year; it means warm weather, vacations, spending time with family, and carefree fun. 

Broaden Your Business with Women-Owned Business Certification

 

At NAWRB, one of our primary concerns is providing awareness to women in housing. We inform our members of the opportunities available to them, and show them how they can best take advantage of these prospects. 

Balance Work with Carefree Summer Fun

 

As a working woman, the days of carefree summer vacations spent by the pool or at the movies are fleeting. A full work schedule may make the weather seem like the only difference between summer and the rest of the year.