201702.24

MET Community and VFF USA present “The Untold Stories of Women Change Makers” to Celebrate International Women’s Day – March 9

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In your mind, what defines a change maker? For many of us, we think of women like Susan B. Anthony, Eleanor Roosevelt and Malala. But it’s time to move beyond the headlines: in communities everywhere, it’s ‘ordinary’ women who are changing the world.. In celebration of International Women’s Day, MET Community in partnership with VFF…

201702.10

The Rules of Networking

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“The best networking opportunities often happen when you least expect them” – Thomas Farley Networking is an essential tool no matter what stage of your career you’re in. A powerful network can help you grow professionally and personally.  But, how often are we prepared to share our story and our experience? Thomas Farley, an etiquette…

MET Community and IE Business School Present ForoMET-November 16
201610.21

MET Community and IE Business School Present ForoMET-November 16

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MET Community will host ForoMET DC on Wednesday, November 16th, in honor of International Women’s Entrepreneurship Day. The event will run from 5-8 p.m. at The Washington Center, located at 1333 16th St NW. Washington, D.C. Hosted by MET Community and presenting sponsor IE Business School, the event will feature two dynamic panels with women…

201605.26

MET Community Launches #Digital METWORK for Women Entrepreneurs

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MET Community is excited to announce the launch of a NEW Google Hangout Training Series for MET Chapters across the globe. The Series, #Digital METWORK, features a selection of experts and leaders, covering topics important to women entrepreneurs. Full Schedule: Working the Room presented by Etiquette Expert and Author, Thomas Farley Saturday, July 16th; 10:30-…

MET Community Launches in Panama
201604.28

MET Community Launches in Panama

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Last month, approximately 300 women entrepreneurs gathered in Panama City for the MET Community’s Forum of Innovative Entrepreneurs. Sponsored by CIFI, the World Bank Group, the Omar Torrijos Foundation, BID and the City of Panama, attendees got to hear from business leaders from across Latin America, connect with one another, and develop the tools and…

Support MET Community this #GivingTuesday- December 1
201511.27

Support MET Community this #GivingTuesday- December 1

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#GivingTuesday is December 1, and we hope that we can count on your support for MET Community DC! #GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back. On December 1, charities, families, businesses, community centers and students around the world will come together for one common purpose–to celebrate generosity and to give. We hope that…

MET Community US Celebrates Women’s Entrepreneurship
201510.24

MET Community US Celebrates Women’s Entrepreneurship

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On Tuesday, October 20th, MET Community celebrated women’s entrepreneurship with a special event at Taberna del Alabardero in Washington, DC. With the support of CIFI, guests enjoyed tastings from the restaurant’s menu and Spanish wines provided by Ethnica Foods. And while wining and dining, guests also learned about the impact that MET Community is making…

3 Things I Wish I Knew as Business Owner
201508.14

3 Things I Wish I Knew as Business Owner

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By Sherrie Bakshi, MET Community US Communications Lead Last spring, American Express released a report on the state of women-owned businesses. According to the report, there are more than 9 million businesses employing nearly 8 million employees and generating more than 1.4 trillion dollars in revenue. That’s right, I said trillion – and these numbers are…

Communications Volunteer Opportunity
201507.13

Communications Volunteer Opportunity

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Interested in giving back, promoting women’s entrepreneurship, and hanging out with some amazing, like-minded people? Then join the MET Community US leadership team! We are recruiting for a Communications Manager (unpaid volunteer) in the Washington, DC, area — this is a great opportunity to develop new skills, grow a network of mentors and friends, and…