WHY JOIN WISE?

In every stage of every career, there are questions. WISE gives you a way to find the answers by connecting you to a network of support and new opportunities.

Support
The true strength of WISE lies in the relationships that form between our members. The WISE Bay Area chapter is a community that provides programming, access to help and advice on nearly any topic, and networking opportunities in nearly any aspect of the industry.


Networking
WISE offers countless opportunities for you to grow the professional network you need to reach the highest levels of our industry. Local and national events and our online network provide you with the platform to build and maintain relationships that matter.

Mentoring
WISE helps you establish professional relationships that can accelerate you careers. WISE Within — the national signature program of WISE — is an integrated, guided mentoring program that connects mid-level professionals to senior executives through facilitated group sessions, personal one-to-one mentoring, and a national online network. Founded in 2007, WISE Within boasts more than 500 alumni around the country.

Professional Development
Women in the business of sports are in a unique position — and that's why WISE has createdWISE/R, a one-of-a-kind symposium in New York City each year. Taking a 360 view on the industry, WISE/R dives deep into the real challenges women face throughout their careers and provides real practical tools and real-world advice. The annual WISE/R Symposium in New York City is not to be missed!

Education
WISE provides you with access to the thought leadership you need to develop your career. Our exclusive members-only CareerWISE content gives you the tools to stay a step ahead throughout your career, including:
  • WISE Insider, a bi-monthly blog on working in the business of sports
  • WISE Insights, a bi-monthly Q&A with experts who answer your career-related questions
  • WISE Inspires, a podcast series with women leaders
  • WISE Reader, a bi-monthly feature where members share what they're reading
Executive Leadership Institute
Launched in 2014, the WISE Executive Leadership Institute was created specifically for the advancement and retention of female executives in the sports industry. The customized curriculum is targeted toward high-performing women at the vice president level or above and leverages the faculty and resources of Tuck Executive Education at Dartmouth, which is consistently ranked among the world's top 10 business schools. 


CORPORATE MEMBERSHIPS

WISE is also pleased to offer corporate discounts, starting with a minimum of five employees from the same organization. 

  • 5 to 10 members = $90 per person
  • 11 to 20 members = $85 per person
  • 21+ members = $80 per person
Employees do not need to be from the same office location, but must be registered together as a group at the same time to qualify for the discount.

To inquire about corporate membership, contact us at WISEMembers@gmail.com


Membership dues are non-refundable.

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