The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) originally began as Women in Construction of Fort Worth, Texas. On May 15, 1955, the organization received its national charter and became the National Association of Women in Construction. NAWIC has grown over the years from the 16 founding members to approximately 5,800 members with close to 200 chapters. NAWIC has chapters in almost every US state and in two Canadian providences. NAWIC also has International Affiliation Agreements with NAWIC-Australia, NAWIC-New Zealand, and South African Women in Construction (NAWIC).
WHAT IS NAWIC:
N -- Network; work together as a unit. One voice is small; many are loud
A -- Act; mentor, teach; support
W -- Willingness; reach out to others; to push ourselves
I -- Invite; include a request to everyone you meet
C -- Communicate; tell what NAWIC has done for you and what it can do for them.
2015 A-Z SEMINAR WILL BE HELD SEPTEMBER 16, 2015 FROM 3 AM TO 4 PM. THE FOLLOWING IS A LIST OF TOPICS THAT WILL BE PRESENTED. WE WILL UPDATE THE SPEAKERS TIME SLOTS AS THEY ARE CONFIMRED. FOR MORE INFORMATION CHECK OUT THE ATTACHED FLYERS!!!
How to talk to anyone about anything—Randy Johnson, Missouri JCI Field Director
Future Types of Communications—Mike Gilbert, Commerce Bank
Business Etiquette—Bobbi Wixson—Hazel’s Flowers
Writing An Effective Business Letter—Dr. Rita Hawkins, Retired MSU Professor
Legal Aspects of Communications—To be determined
Body Language—Renette Wardlow—University of Missouri Extension
For more information concerning AMEC IN Nashville, TN, Sept 2-5 click on the following link. Come hear the "Sound of Music"!!!!! http://www.nawic.org/nawic/Convention.asp
Nominate that Outstanding Woman in Construction for the Vesta or Rosebud Award. The Rosebud nominee must be employed in construction 10 years or less. The Vesta Award is the nominee that has been employed for 10 years or more. See the attached form. Forms are due by October 16, 2015.
National Association of Women in Construction National Site