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Women's employee resource group

What does it take to get one off the ground successfully? I am thinking of starting one at my company and would love to hear from others about how to encourage as many women at my workplace to join and how to make them engaging and interesting for members. Any ideas for events and programming would be much appreciated!

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    Our company is currently developing framework for introducing ERN’s at our company. Starting with HR is a great place to begin to ensure you have support, parameters and mutual understanding of how the ERN will run. If you haven’t already, look for a local chapter of LeanIn and leverage their materials to help inspire your approach and run the first few meetings to get you started. I’d also suggest finding a strong, and inspiring female executive sponsor of the ERN. Good luck!

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