SCOTTSDALE SOCIETY OF WOMEN WRITERS
Welcomes inspirational speaker for our Holiday Meeting!
GILAT BEN-DOR – Speaker Dec 14th
Member Author Holiday Book Sale
WHO: Scottsdale Society of Women Writers
WHAT: Monthly Speaker/Dinner Meeting – celebrate writing
WHERE: Chaparral Suites Resort, 5001 N, Scottsdale Rd. at Chaparral Rd light, NE corner – Enter off Chaparral Rd – 4th Floor Grill entrance, take elevator, exit 4th floor, left to the Cactus Room
WHEN: DEC 14th Wed 5:30-7:30 – Celebrate the Holidays with us!
WHY: The Scottsdale Society of Women Writers gives members access to events of interest, a format for exchanging ideas, an opportunity to network with other women writers and authors, an alliance with businesses relating to writing and publishing, and camaraderie and support.
HOW: PLEASE – RSVP now to Patricia L. Brooks, president/founder Cell 480-250-5556 or [email protected] See Details Below
SPEAKER: for December 14th
Gilat Ben-Dor, MBA, CSW President, Gilat Ben-Dor Media, LLC
The Top 7 Speaking Secrets for Authors Who Want to Stand Out from the Pack Intoday’s noisy publishing marketplace, you and your book can get lost in the shadows. While many authors view themselves as just that – authors – there is great opportunity for authors willing to step up and be SPEAKERS, too! In this lively, engaging presentation, multi-book author, professional speaker, and success consultant Gilat Ben-Dor will show you the ropes on the key elements to get you started on the road to market differentiation… and speaking success!
About Gilat Ben-Dor
Gilat Ben-Dor, MBA, CSW, is the author and publisher of three books about living and working with multiple passions. She is also a professional speaker and Board Member of the National Speakers Association in Arizona, and a contributor to a motivational speaking anthology book. Gilat is President of Gilat Ben-Dor Media, LLC, an independent publishing and author consulting firm, and is the founder of the success coaching program, GUSTO POWER®: Life Design for the Multi-Passionate ProfessionalTM.
Contact Gilat at [email protected] or 602-373-5800.
See notes below
for dinner fees, format and location directions, thank you.
MENU: Salad, dessert, beverage and roll or a sandwich/soup, dessert, beverage and roll – both with tax and gratuity included
– make your choice the night of the meeting.
COST: $22.00 for members – $25.00 for guests (able to visit twice before joining)
CHECKS: Please make check payable to Scottsdale Society of Women Writers prior to coming to the meeting to save time at the check-in table. Thank you.
CHECK-IN: Please check-in between 5:15 and 5:45 at the table at the door, the meeting starts promptly at 6:00 – thank you.
(1) Leave your check made payable to SSWW
(2) All those attending the meeting must pay for the
(3)Have your name checked off the RSVP list and Pick-up your
AGENDA: The agendas will be on the dinner table and
the format remains the same.
Chaparral Suites is in Scottsdale at Chaparral Rd just north of Fashion Square Mall – Chaparral Rd has a light. Parking is in the rear – two large parking lots Note: best to enter from the middle elevator for the 4th Floor Grille.
From the 101 freeway exit Chaparral Rd and go west. Just prior to Scottsdale Rd enter the side drive at 4th Floor Grille and come up that elevator. There is an awning marked 4th Floor Grille. This is the easiest way in
– not through the lobby. The parking lots are in the back of the complex.
Goals of the Group
Value all the professional women writers seeking to
share their expertise
- Honor all genres and all forms of professional
- Attend monthly meetings to move the group and its members
- Learn and share in the experiences of monthly
- Grow the group to a membership of active and
- Encourage participation by members as presenters,
mentors, judges and volunteers
- Support and challenge each other to always be
- Help members to stretch as writers and reach lofty
- Have fun, meet trustworthy women writers, share dreams