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Please join WOGA on Tuesday, January 23rd for our first Technical Lunch of the 2018!Financial Planning – The Cliff Notes Version!  Please join WOGA and speaker Tyler Bernard for a very informative session on financial planning.This is a Brown Bag event – please bring your lunch and WOGA will provide the water and cookies - sponsored by Richard Sale of MerrilLynch!!Date:  Tuesday, January 23rd 2018 Location:  Republic Plaza, Concourse Level Training Room Members:  $10 Non-Members:  $15Register Here:  Technical Lunch - Financial Planning...

HERWorld 18The best part about the new year? A new Pink Petro HERWorld Energy Forum. That's right: the largest gathering of women and men in energy is back on March 8, International Women's Day. And we've got a KILLER agenda planned in Denver and Houston.WOGA is proud to support HERWorld18 as it benefits Lean In Energy and mentoring programs for women in industry. Register today and use CODE: woga18 for a member’s discount.WOGA is excited to partner with Pink Petro, COGA and the University of Colorado Denver for this great event.Register Here:  HERWorld18Look for more info to come on Denver speakers and panels.  If you are interested in speaking at HERWorld18 Denver, please contact info@wogacolorado.org.New to HERWorld this Year - The GRIT AwardsCalling all the difference makers.  Our friends at Pink Petro need your help.  The 1st Annual GRIT awards will be live online and in person at HERWorld18 Denver.  A...

Financial Planning - The Cliff Notes Version!  Please join WOGA and speaker Tyler Bernard for a very informative session on financial planning.  We know you're making the big bucks - let's figure out the best way to grow them!Some of the topics that Tyler will be discussing include:What are some "Must Reads or Good Reads" for becoming a wise investor or financially savvy? Stages of Goals:  Short - Medium - Long and the types of instruments that apply The importance of a Roth IRA for future tax diversity Tax items - from a Financial Planners view to save on taxes now 529 plans Survivor Needs - planningThis is a Brown Bag event - please bring your lunch and WOGA will provide the water and cookies!!Date:  January 23rd, 2018 Location:  Republic Plaza, Concourse Level Training Room Members:  $10 Non-Members:  $15Register Here:  Technical Lunch - Financial Planning...

Happy New Year from WOGA!  We hope you had fantastic, enjoyable, relaxing holidays and are recharged for the new year.  Here at WOGA, we are excited to get this years activities underway and look forward to continued growth for the organization and our members!Lean-In Lunch - January 9thThe first Lean-In Lunch for 2018 is coming up on January 9th!  This month’s topic is Business Networking.  We will be referencing Deborah Fine’s book The Fine Art of Small Talk.  This book will also be given to Lean-In program participants that attend 10+ sessions!When you register, there is an option for the Annual Program.  If you choose to sign-up for the entire year, you save $20!  And you will not need to sign-up each month for the individual luncheons, saving you time.  Register now!  Lean-In January 2018Date:  January 9th, 2018 Time:  11am – 12:30pm Location:  1200 17th St. 2nd Floor Mt. Evans Conference Room Denver, CO.  80202For more...

WOGA Holiday PartyA BIG Thank You to everyone that came out for the WOGA Holiday Party!  Sponsor Liberty Oilfield Resources graciously provided the space, food and beverages (out of their amazing built-in tap!!) and AADE donated $1000 to the Weld County Food Bank.  What incredible generosity from both of these great companies.  Combined with the registration money, we are donating $2620 to the Weld County Food Bank!Another Thank You to Dawn Lima (WOGA executive board) and Audrey Carlson and Kayla Sparks of Liberty for their planning and coordination for the party!Here are a couple of pictures from the party! Lean In Lunch 2017A message from WOGA Board Member Lia Fields, who will be spear-heading WOGA Lean-In 2018:"As 2017 draws to a close, so did our inaugural WOGA Lean-In Program. As the group worked through the Leadership Program over the last 12 months, we shared stories of both personal and professional struggles...

Tonight's the night!  Join us for the WOGA Holiday Party this evening.  This event is open to all WOGA member friends, men and women!!  We know that there are many other industry events scheduled this evening, but we are the pre-party!!  This incredible event is sponsored by Liberty Oilfield Services and is being held from 4pm - 6pm in their offices.  Tickets including food and drinks are only $20!   If you haven't signed up, there is still time (Register - Holiday Party) or you can register at the door!Also, we are extending our Membership Drive through the party!  If you join WOGA at the Holiday Party, you will still receive our special incentive of a free ticket to a Technical Luncheon or a Lean In Circle Lunch (Drop-In only).Looking forward to seeing you on the tonight!...

We're only one week away!!  Register now to attend the WOGA Holiday Party on December 7th - this event is open to all WOGA member friends, men and women!!  We know that there are many other industry events scheduled that evening, but we are the pre-party!!  This incredible event is sponsored by Liberty Oilfield Services and is being held from 4pm - 6pm in their offices.  Tickets including food and drinks are only $20!   Sign up here:  Holiday Party Sign Up  and don't forget to bring your non-perishable food items or plan to make a cash/check donation to benefit the Weld County Food Bank.Also, we are extending our Membership Drive through the party!  If you join WOGA between now and December 7th or at the Holiday Party, you will still receive our special incentive of a free ticket to a Technical Luncheon or a Lean In Circle Lunch (Drop-In only).Looking forward to seeing you on...

It's time to start thinking about the New Year and what you'd like to accomplish in 2018!  If one of your goals is to grow professionally, the 2018 WOGA Lean-In Circle program is focusing on "Savvy" Business Skills.Overview WOGA presents a new energizing Lean In annual program on topics of strategic aka “savvy” business skills! WOGA and Sterling Energy have formed an educational series of topics geared towards strengthening strategic occupational proficiencies, networking and team building, as well as personal advancement skills such as negotiating and taming emotions. This circle is scheduled to meet monthly on the second Tuesday of each month for the duration of 1.5 hours. Each session provides both individual reflection and group dialogues. “Lean In Circles are small peer groups that meet regularly to learn and grow together, and they work—more than 85% of members are more likely to tackle a new challenge or opportunity" - http://leanin.org/partners CIRCLE FUNDAMENTALS Confidentiality Trust is critical. ...

Are you starting to gear up for party season??  Book now to attend the WOGA Holiday Party on December 7th - this event is open to all WOGA member friends, men and women!!  We know that there are many other industry events scheduled that evening, but we are the pre-party!!  This incredible event is sponsored by Liberty Oilfield Services and is being held from 4pm - 6pm in their offices.  Tickets including food and drinks are only $20!   Sign up here:  Holiday Party Sign Up  and don't forget to bring your non-perishable food items to benefit the Weld County Food Bank.Please contact info@wogacolorado.org with any questions....

Take a journey to a place where you are calm and relaxed… No, this isn’t a presentation to sell you a vacation time share, this is a chance to discover tools that will help you find a sense of calm and focus while living in a world that is reacting to the dings and pings. Have you ever set a New Year’s resolution that you weren’t able to follow through on? Do you want to be able to manage the onslaught of emails, meetings and actual work that you have to get done? Learn how to set boundaries, identify what you can and can’t control, and take home a few tips and tricks that will help you to begin to Take Back Your Life!Main Objectives: - Learn how to better manage the interruptions of email, smartphone, other people, and your mind! - Discover a new approach to email that allows you to not...