Thursday, May 26, 2011
Women heard the edict: "put self first" to attain greater health, career success and overall well-being during the May 11–12 conference.
This year's conference theme, "Reset: Sustaining Women for 21st Century Leadership," offers best practices to help women achieve better personal and professional sustainability. Conference dialogue will address how society's assignment of gender roles on women.
Soledad O'Brien, CNN anchor and special correspondent, shared personal insight on how she sustains while covering world affairs, during her keynote speech at the Legacy of Leadership Awards dinner. This signature event will recognize outstanding women who have faithfully served our country in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
The two-day conference was held at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis and at Spelman College.