News & Updates

Never Eat Lunch Alone


Becoming a female leader in today’s society is of course challenging, but achievable. But how?  Use Your Voice First things first, you cannot be afraid to take risks and ask for what you want. We all have voices yet so often we forget to use them. It’s important to not only stand up and

Never Eat Lunch Alone2019-08-20T22:01:10+00:00

Welcome Our New Regional Director of Client Services, Lori Aberle Gentile!


After a thoughtful process and interviewing many worthy candidates, we would like to introduce our new Regional Director of Client Services, Lori Aberle Gentile! In her new role, Lori will be responsible for the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the WRC's programming.  Lori Aberle Gentile builds dynamic, bleeding-edge global training programs from the ground

Welcome Our New Regional Director of Client Services, Lori Aberle Gentile!2019-08-20T21:04:54+00:00

I’m Tired.


By Ashley Murcia, ReNest Studio ( Start of School 2019   Last night, I fell asleep with my little one and, slept there all. night. long. I woke up once, and determined that I was just too exhausted to move and decided that sleeping with an octopus-like four-year-old was the best course of action. This was

I’m Tired.2019-08-06T22:48:34+00:00

World Cup Champions Take on Pay Equity


First things first… sending our biggest CONGRATULATIONS to the U.S. Women’s National Soccer team for deservedly  winning the World Cup title! As The Women’s Resource Center, moments like this are why we do what we do. Each one of these remarkable female athletes came from differing backgrounds, with different upbringings, a different set of

World Cup Champions Take on Pay Equity2019-07-18T15:08:12+00:00

Thank you, Michaels on East!


Need something to make your Mondays feel less Monday-ish? Join us at Michaels on East every Monday during July and August for $7 specials in the lounge! Michaels on East will be donating 10% of their beverage sales in the Lounge to the Women’s Resource Center! How fantastic is that?! Along with their “All-Night

Thank you, Michaels on East!2019-07-09T16:18:38+00:00

Benefits of Networking


In a digital age, you may think that networking seems old fashioned. Facebook, LinkedIn, and other social networks are fantastic ways to communicate and sustain relationships - but not necessarily to build them. Whenever possible, you should always network face-to-face. It leaves a lasting impression. Networking is often misinterpreted as selling. However, it is

Benefits of Networking2019-07-01T14:04:58+00:00

Submit a Shero!


Those of you who stay up-to-date with us on Facebook, you have most likely seen our Saturday #Shero posts. We define a “Shero” as a woman who is regarded as a hero, hence the name, she + hero = “shero.” A Shero does not have to be someone who is well-known or famous. A

Submit a Shero!2019-06-19T19:40:53+00:00

Happy Pride Month!


Happy Pride Month! Every year, during the month of June, the LGBTQ+ community comes together t celebrate pride in many ways such as parades, street parties, community events, public speaking events, educational sessions, poetry readings, and more. Why June? Because June is when the Stonewall Riots took place in 1969. Police raided the Stonewall

Happy Pride Month!2019-06-14T22:19:17+00:00

Love Designer Clothes, But On A Budget?


Did you know that at our Manatee and Sarasota Centers, we offer FREE gently-worn clothing for our clients seeking job attire? Open Monday-Thursday from 9am-5pm and Fridays from 9-11am, our Career Closet is perfect for working professionals who need that crisp, stylish look for their next career adventure! Our Career Closets are supplied by

Love Designer Clothes, But On A Budget?2019-06-05T21:39:44+00:00