Kim Keating (2nd from left) Leads Discussion on Women In Manufacturing at NJMEP “Made In New Jersey” Expo and Conference

Kim Keating (2nd from left) Leads Discussion on Women In Manufacturing at NJMEP “Made In New Jersey” Expo and Conference

I had a great time leading the @NJMEP Women in Manufacturing Panelist Discussion at the October 6th “Made in New Jersey” celebration. Here I am (far right at podium) with panel experts Sally Glick @sobelco Donille Perrone @LGElectronics and Gail Friedberg @ZaGOMfgCo discussing:

“Women make up 50% of today’s workforce, 29% of them are in manufacturing.” -Kim Keating, discussion leader #MFGDay17 #WhyWeMfg @NIST_MEP

 We covered topics like why it’s important for women in non-traditional leadership roles to build and share their personal brand. While we have a […] Read more

Balancing Out the Gender Equation at Your Next Golf Outing

Balancing Out the Gender Equation at Your Next Golf Outing

NewBridge Services, a northern NewJersey-based nonprofit that provides mental health care, housing for people with special needs, addiction counseling and family and youth services, has been running a successful golf outing fundraiser for its Jobs Plus alternative education program for two decades – with one hitch: The guest roster for the 18-hole golf tournament is largely male.

“That’s not to say we don’t have women golfers or that women don’t like golf,” says Pamela Palumbo, Chief Development Officer for NewBridge Services. “Our hunch is that some women may not play golf on a regular basis, and thus they may be shying […] Read more