April 28, 2006

News & Opinion: The Woman's Advantage Contest starts Monday

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 8:52 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

For the women out there, there's an interesting contest that starts Monday in conjunction with the release of Mary Cantando's book The Woman's Advantage. The book is based on lessons learned from 20 women entrepreneurs (hear them here).
What's interesting about the contest is that it's not merely a enter your name and there's a random winner. It's a read and apply the lessons in the book. Then write 500 words about how you successfully used a lesson in the book to change your business.
The prize:
One year of consulting by Mary Cantando and other "business-building" prizes.
Click here for more info.

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.