LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Jan. 17, 2012) — Federally Employed Women (FEW) Derby City Chapter announces the dates of their Southeast Regional Training program, March 14 thru 16, 2012, Holiday Inn Lakeview, Clarksville, Ind.
The two-day seminars include presentations on Leadership Challenges, Project Management, Interviewing Skills, Federal Employment Legal Issues and Retirement. The training program is open to women and men in federal service, including the military.
Federally Employed Women (FEW) is a private, non-profit organization founded in 1968 after the issuance of Executive Order 11375 that added “sex” to the prohibited discriminations within the federal government.
Federally Employed Women works to end sex and gender discrimination, to encourage diversity for inclusion and equity in the workplace, and for the advancement and professional growth of women in federal service by:
• encouraging diversity and equity in the workplace;
• enhancing career opportunities;
• establishing and maintaining relationships with organizations to advocate the fair application of laws, policies, procedures and practices;
• improving the quality of life for women by influencing legislative actions;
• committing to maintain a unified and diverse membership;
• providing opportunities for professional growth.
FEW’s mission is consistent with the needs of federal women in the 21st century.