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The 2017 Business Awards - And the Winners Are... image
The WA&Perthshire Businesswomen's Network Summer Event image
WA&Perthshire Businesswomen's Network Summer Event
28 Jul, 12.00
It's summertime, and in association with PBN, we have a networking lunch with a visit to Glendoick Garden Centre & learn from Ali McGill, how to increase customer loyalty & win more business & Kevin Anderson, the power of story-telling in business
The Women Ahead 2017 Award Launch image
Women Ahead 2017 Award Launch
31 Aug
Join us for this exciting double event where we will be launching the Women Ahead 2017 Business Awards
The 2016 AGM image
2016 AGM
20 Apr, 5.30pm
2016 AGM for Women Ahead Dundee & Angus.
The Women’s Business & Enterprise Conference image
Women’s Business & Enterprise Conference
03 Jun, 10.00am - 4.00pm
Our WBE conference will celebrate those who have chosen to live and work in Scotland; telling their stories and sharing their achievements.
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National Ladies Shooting Day 2016
11 Jun, 10.00am - 2.00pm
National Ladies Shooting Day 2016. The event welcomes women with all levels of experience including complete beginners.
The Hyperbaric Medicine: Oxygen & the Brain image
Hyperbaric Medicine: Oxygen & the Brain
25 May, 12.00pm - 2.15pm
Professor Philip B James, MB ChB DIH PhD FFOM, Emeritus Professor of Hyperbaric Medicine at University of Dundee & Honorary Medical Adviser MS TherapyCentres, is one of the UK's foremost experts in the subject.
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2016 Business Awards Dinner
05 Mar, 7pm - 1am
Book your place to attend 2016 Business Awards Dinner!
The Rep image
01 Mar, Evening
Women Ahead Limited ticket offer at Dundee Rep Theatre
The 2015 Business Award Winners image
2015 Business Award Winners
Winners of the 2015 Women Ahead Business Awards
The CHSS Charity Camel Race Night image
CHSS Charity Camel Race Night
19 Feb, 7.30pm - 1.00am
Women Ahead are holding a charity race night to help raise funds for Chest Heart Stroke Scotland (CHSS) at the Carnoustie Golf Hotel. The evening will include racing, stovies and dancing!
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Gin Tasting
14 Jan, 7.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Gin Tasting
The December 2015 event image
December 2015 event
17 Dec, 12.30pm
Christmas Festive Networking Lunch
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November 2015 event
22 Nov, 12.45pm - 3.30pm
Power up for 2016 & showcase your Business for the Upcoming festive season.
The October event with PBN and FWiB image
October event with PBN and FWiB
27 Oct, 6.00pm
Women Ahead will join Perth Businesswomens Network and Fife Women in Business for a joint networking event.
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Launch of the Women Ahead Business Awards 2016
25 Sep, 7.00pm - 9.30pm
We will be launching our Business Awards at the Apex. An excellent opportunity to network with local business contacts and find out more about the nomination process and how you can get involved. Limited member showcase stalls available.
The Business Gateway Event with ASB and WIB image
Business Gateway Event with ASB and WIB
17 Sep, 5.30pm - 8.30pm
Part of Angus Business week, Women Ahead will join ASB and Women into Business at David Lloyd, Monifieth for a joint networking event. Learn more about the organisations and further enhance your business contacts by meeting new connections.
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Healthy Cooking on the Go
19 Aug, 6.30pm - 9.30pm
Philly Alexander will enlighten you on a world of delicious, healthy eating. Simple, quick tips for the busy working woman. A light 3 course meal will be provided so please do not eat beforehand.
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Evening at Rait Antique Centre
09 Jul, 6.30pm - 9.30pm
An evening at the Rait Antique Centre
The 2015 AGM image
2015 AGM
30 Apr, 5.30pm
Our AGM will be held at 6pm on Thursday 30th April
The Mother of all peoples - a play about Mary Slessor image
Mother of all peoples - a play about Mary Slessor
17 Apr, 7.30pm
Join us at the Rep theatre for a play about the incredible life and work of Mary Slessor - Mother of all the peoples.
The MAYDAY! image
13 May, 12.00pm
Learn how to recognise the symptoms of a heart attack or stroke and what to do in an emergency!
The You're Hired! image
You're Hired!
10 Jun, 6pm
A trio of speakers will guide you through the Interview Process, from the viewpoint of the Interviewer and the Interviewee. You will also learn how to Dress to Impress!
The 2015 Business Awards Dinner image
2015 Business Awards Dinner
07 Mar, 7pm - 1am
The 2015 Business Awards are now over. Read about the winners in our news section.
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2014 Awards Winners
And the winner is .... Find out who the 2014 Women Ahead Business Awards Winners are!
The Wine Tasting image
Wine Tasting
25 Feb, 5.30pm
Wine Tasting with Cairn O’Mhor
The The Life and Legacy of Mary Slessor image
The Life and Legacy of Mary Slessor
22 Jan, 12 noon until 2pm
The University of Dundee will present a talk celebrating the life of Mary Slessor - on the 100th year anniversary of her death
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Festive Lunch 2014
11 Dec, 12 noon - 2.00pm
The final social event for 2014 - a Festive Lunch at the Invercarse Hotel - bring with you a christmas reklated object to that describes you/ your business.
The Drinks Reception and Launch of 2015 Awards image
Drinks Reception and Launch of 2015 Awards
19 Nov, 5.15 pm to 6.30 pm
Use this page to book the drinks reception only
The Women of Influence Conference & Launch of Awards image
Women of Influence Conference & Launch of Awards
19 Nov, 1.30 pm - 6.30 pm
Women of Influence Conference & Launch of the Women AHEAD Business Awards
The Behind the scenes at the Rep image
Behind the scenes at the Rep
23 Oct, 5.30pm to 10.00 pm
Behind the scenes at the Rep
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Quiz Night
01 Oct, 8.30 pm - 11 pm
Do you think you are the ‘Brains of Britain’? Or Dundee and Angus even? If not, it’s time to start swotting!
The Health & Wellbeing Awareness Lunch image
Health & Wellbeing Awareness Lunch
11 Sep, 12noon - 2pm
How to maintain a healthy body and mind
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Go rural with Women Ahead
20 Aug, 6pm - 8.30pm
Join us at The Pear Tree in Auchterhouse for an evening of networking and a talk from entrepreneur Caroline Miller
The Meet Perthsire Business Women's Network image
Meet Perthsire Business Women's Network
31 Jul, 12noon - 2pm
Joint event with Perthshire Business Womens Network
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Women Playing to Win
18 Jun, 12noon - 2pm
Changing our Perception of Self and Others to Suceed
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Ladies Day at Perth Races
15 May, 10.45am - 6.15pm
It’s time to blow the dust off your hat boxes and loosen those purse strings for a fabulous fun day out at Ladies Day, Perth Race course, Scone.
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Ask the expert
29 Apr, 5.30pm - 8pm
Your chance to have your questions answered by the experts!
The Special Independence Referendum Debate image
Special Independence Referendum Debate
07 Apr, 3pm - 11pm
A debate allowing business women to question Scotland's leading female politicians face to face about Scotland's future
The AGM image
27 Mar, 5:30pm - 7pm
Let's look back at the past Chair year 2013-2014 and welcome the new Chairperson and committee. Look forward to another eventful year!
The Awards Dinner image
Awards Dinner
15 Mar, 7pm-1am
Women Ahead is delighted to invite you to the prestigious Awards Dinner where we are celebrating the success of women in business and their community and finding out who the Awards Winners are.
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Social Media Workshop
05 Mar, 10 - 1pm
This is your chance to learn how social media can be used effectively to enhance your business.
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Love to Meet
12 Feb, 5.30pm-7pm
With Valentines' Day just a few days away, who would you love to meet? Are you looking for a contact in a particular company or someone who could help you in your development? Just ask, we might just be able to help!
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Meet the Minister Shona Robison
21 Jan, 8am-10am
In association with Dundee and Angus Chamber of Commerce, we meet Shona Robison, Minister for Commonwealth Games and Sport to discuss the opportunities and legacy of the 2014 Commonwealth Games
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Secret Santa
16 Dec, 12noon - 2pm
Let's have lunch to reflect on 2013 and get into the Christmas spirit
The Awards Launch image
Awards Launch
12 Nov, 8am-9:30am
We are delighted to launch the 2014 Women Ahead Business Awards. Come and hear about the fantastic opportunities to raise the profile of women in the business world.
The Witchcraft image
23 Oct, 6pm - 8pm
Make up your own spell for success during this informal evening event when your creative skills are fully called upon!
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Branding your business
18 Sep, 6pm - 8:15pm
An evening event where we will be discussing 4 elements of branding with local experts
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Protecting Data
29 Aug, 12noon-2:15pm
Join us for lunch and find out from the Information Commissioner Office what you need to do with the personal data you hold on your clients and employees.
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Fundraising Quiz Night
16 Aug, 7:30pm
DUE TO LOW NUMBER OF PEOPLE REGISTERED, this event is CANCELLED. Recruit your team for a special fundraising Quiz Night to benefit the Charities we support. Open to all, members and non members, gents and ladies.
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13 Jul, 11.30am
Come and join us network whilst we walk in some of Angus’ most stunning scenery in Glen Doll
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Coping with Conflict
26 Jun, 12noon-2pm
We all experience conflict, whether in our personal or business lives. Join us for lunch and understand your conflict style and how to adapt it to get resolution.
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Breakfast in Brechin
29 May, 8am-10am
Head to Brechin for breakfast where we will hear about the success of Brechin Castle Garden Centre and the importance of customer care and relationship.
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Art Attack
25 Apr, 6pm-8pm
Enter the art world! An exclusive visit to Art24SevenMedia Gallery exhibiting works from local and international artists and an insight into jewellery design with local artist Genna Delaney.
The 2013 AGM image
2013 AGM
20 Mar, 6pm until 8pm
20 March 2013 Annual General Meeting. Join us as we review our past year, elect our new committee and look forward to the new year.
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Learning from Insights
19 Feb, 12 until 2pm
Enjoy lunch with like-minded women and learn from Dundee-based, international business, Insights how they have reinvented the organisation, positioning and brand.
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New You from Head to Toe
23 Jan, 6pm - 8pm
Start the New Year with a health and beauty regime from head to toe. Hear expert advice on what to do to stay healthy and pampered throughout 2013!
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A Night at the Museum
12 Dec, 6pm - 8pm
A private tour of the Selling Dreams exhibition at MacManus
The Member Showcase & Awards Launch image
Member Showcase & Awards Launch
21 Nov, 6pm - 8pm
Member Showcase and launch of Women Ahead 2013 Business Awards
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Let's do lunch
24 Oct, 14.00
Lunch at the award-wininng Blue Marlin restaurant to hear about Alternatives
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Business Mentoring
30 Sep, 18.00
A facilitated workshop to discuss the issues you face and get help and advice
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Women of Historic Dundee
29 August 2012 Historian and archivist Dr Kenneth Baxter talks about influential women in Dundee’s history
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Cakes & Cocktails
19 July 2012 A Midsummer evening of relaxed networking activities at Heather's Coffee Shop
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Jamming in Angus
13 June 2012 a visit to Mackays Jams and Preserves factory in Arbroath
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Law and Me
24 May 2012 Presentations on 3 aspects of the Law that affect you
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Everything but the kitchen sink
25 April 2012 Using NLP to cope better with life, work and other people: a lunchtime talk aimed at women who are experts on juggling
The AGM 2012 image
AGM 2012
29 March 2012 Annual General Meeting of Women Ahead
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Awards Dinner 2012
16 March 2012 Women Ahead prestigious annual Awards Dinner at Apex City Quay Hotel & Spa Dundee

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