Newsletter Category: 2016-2017 Newsletters

2017 June Newsletter

Stepping out of the box is some times hard. Being comfortable, in control, and knowing what happens is the easy way, right? When I was first approached by past President George Roberts to join the Executive Board, I was hesitant […]

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2017 May Newsletter

Relationships are vital for personal and professional growth.  This has been told to me many times by leadership within the companies that I have worked and also by some of the most prominent people in our community (yes many are […]

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2017 April Newsletter

SME WOMEN IN BUSINESS SURVEY
April is one of SME’s largest months with multiple events occurring.   We kick it off with Suzie Humphreys energizing the membership with her creative and enthusiastic presentation at Calloways Event Center at 5:15 on April 18th.  […]

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2017 March Newsletter

What a Great February we had!  Not only was the weather incredibly reasonable for a February, we had some things to celebrate at SME.  First, was the SME Excellence Awards® honoring our own SME member Mr. Bernie DeWald as the […]

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2017 SME February Newsletter

In this February newsletter, I want to connect SME’s membership with the term “entrepreneurship”.  Entrepreneurship is defined by the businessdictionary.com as someone who exercises initiative by organizing a venture to take benefit of an opportunity and, as the decision maker, […]

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2017 January Newsletter

Ready or not 2017, here we come!!  
2016 is now in the past but it was a great year for SME and the Sioux Falls area!  Here are some of the highlights: great SME speakers, honoring Evan Nolte, a great […]

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2016 December Newsletter

Hello December!! 
Winter is nearly here (ok it feels like it at least) and the Holiday season is upon us.  As I look at the first few months of being president of SME, I have heard some incredible speakers such as […]

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2016 November Newsletter

November is one of my favorite months. Fall is here, football is in full force, the pumpkin pie and turkey is just about in the oven, but most of all we celebrate our thanks!  I am thankful and blessed for […]

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2016 October Newsletter

WOW what a speaker Meredith Elliott Powell was.  Sure she said some things that we might have known but she also took some concepts and shed some incredible light on

them.  For instance, 20% of the population keep their heads […]

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2016 September Newsletter

Mission Statements….  Most organizations have them.  Many are very detailed.  Some are vague.  Some are impactful. Here is a definition of a Mission Statement from Wikipedia. “The mission statement should guide the actions of the organization, spell out its overall goal, provide […]

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