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Connext with Mary Abbajay: Leadership Development & Growth, Strategies for Dynamic Productive Workplaces

October 8, 2019 - 8:00am to 10:00am

Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington is excited to work with Northern Virginia Family Service (NVFS) to extend more benefits to the RAMW community. NVFS provides the essential building blocks for financial, emotional and physical well-being, serving as leaders and innovators for the Northern Virginia community. NVFS has 156 unique programs that range from workforce development to wellness and mental health to immigration rights.

They are an important resource for the restaurant and Northern Virginia community and we are excited to sponsor an upcoming speaker series with NVFS featuring Mary Abbajay on Tuesday, October 8th.  We hope you will join us for this event with Mary Abbajay as she shares her insights on creating dynamic, productive workplaces that foster both professional and personal growth. You will leave with the tools to develop strategies, skills, and sensibilities needed for success in any work environment, industry or field.

We encourage to not only attend this event, but consider bringing team members with you as an investment in their career growth. RAMW members will receive a 20% discount on tickets with the code DISCOUNT10. Please see below for the invitation.

Registration includes a book, continental breakfast, and the opportunity to make connections with other community leaders.

Mary Abbajay, author of the best-selling Managing Up: How to Move Up, Win at Work and Succeed with Any Type of Boss delivers leading-edge talent and organizational development strategies for managing at every level. Whether one is reporting to a supervisor, a middle manager, VP, top executive, or a board of directors, managing up is a skill that we all need. As a sought-after author, speaker, entrepreneur, and trainer, her expertise lies in helping individuals create dynamic and productive workplaces that foster professional excellence and innovative work strategies for 21st century success.

Mary is a frequent contributor to, the New York Times, Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, Forbes, The Financial Times, Money, Monster, and the BBC.

8:00 – 8:30 am Registration, Networking & Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 8:35 am Welcome Remarks
8:35 – 9:45 am Keynote by Mary Abbajay
9:45 – 10:00 am Closing Remarks, Book Signing, Networking, & Departure

Standard Ticket: $50
Seat Only Ticket (does not include Book): $30
** Limited number of books will be available for purchase at event **

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CONNEXT is a program of NVFS that brings together leaders to engage their networks, grow their knowledge, and transform our community together for the better.

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