Monday, September 29
Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas Sands Expo & Convention Center
State of the Industry: Women Who Lead
For the first time in its long history, three women leaders have emerged across properties on the Las Vegas Strip. Outside Las Vegas, the tide is changing, too. During this session, hear female leaders from some of the industry's top operations discuss their career trajectories, reinvestment in rising females, successes and failures, and advice for women of in the gaming industry.
Navigating Your Career: The Gender Pay Gap
During this presentation, learn more about why this gap exists, including how men negotiate for pay and women often do not. Learn techniques for negotiating your own salary, including how to research what others in the same position are paid, how to highlight your own experience and how to navigate the discussion with your supervisor.
Personal Branding: Discovering and Selling Your Best Self
What does your personal brand say about you? Do the people you work with think you are a go-getter...but high maintenance? A pleasure to work with...and a pushover? Too often, professional women are defined by gender based stereotypes. Usually, those stereotypes are not flattering. Learn how to take control of your workplace image, break out of the mold and build your own brand for success.
• Learn how to market yourself in person, on paper and online
• Consider your unique strengths, skills and talents
• Identify what you want to be known for and learn how to sell it
Invest in Yourself: The Importance of Life Long Learning
During this session, learn how to achieve your goals through the purposeful development of skills most beneficial to your personal growth and career. Topics to be discussed include stepping out of your comfort zone, taking charge of your own development, communicating assertively, networking and maintaining emotional control.
I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This: How to Ask for the Money, Snag the Promotion and Create the Career You Deserve
Kate White, former editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan, New York Times bestselling author, and career and leadership expert will share her secrets for success during this keynote event for the Global Gaming Women program at G2E 2014. White will offer clear strategies on how to: make the kind of gutsy moves that get you noticed - and promoted; unlock your inner leader; let go of the good-girl tendencies that may be holding you back; ask for the money and opportunities you deserve; learn to focus on the big picture, not just day-to-day tasks; become the architect of your own career; and truly savor your success rather than simply be caught in the grind.
• Unlock your inner leader and manage people brilliantly
• Land a job you're passionate about for the money you want
• Use "bitch envy" to your advantage
As part of new G2E registration, there are several GGW registration options available:
- individual day seminar passes (access to ALL GGW programming on Monday, September 29);
- single seminar pass (access to one GGW session on Monday, September 29);
- 2, 3, 4 or 5-day seminar passes