The Women in Business (WIB) Initiative promotes the role of professional women in the Belk College of Business at UNC Charlotte. WIB provides career-developing activities to empower undergraduate students to achieve personal and professional goals and enter confidently into the business marketplace. Get involved: Join the community and conversation!

WIB Skills

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This week: Confidence

Explore WIB Skills

Featured Mentors

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Find a mentor with business experience and savvy.

Steven Ott, Ph.D., Dean, Belk College of Business, UNC Charlotte
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Remember that silence truly is golden.

Sona Spencer, MBA, Senior Business Development Manager, Troutman Sanders
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Have faith in yourself, because if you don’t believe in yourself, you cannot expect others to believe in you.

Ghada Ternanni, Finance Management Analyst, Bank of America

Meet All Mentors


   To be announced

   5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

20 to 21

   Greenville, SC

   (All day)


   To be announced

   5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

WIB Inspiration

Only have a few minutes between classes? Looking for some positive advice in your day? Explore the image gallery of Women in Business. Get books, looks and tips just for you!

Explore WIB Inspiration Gallery

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Read the article about Fortune 500 women CEOs from The Washington Post.

Women in Business students and professionals

The Women in Business Mix and Mingle Networking event included students and professionals.

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Own It by Sallie Krawcheck is the Women in Business book for discussion. Students received a copy at Belk College on the Green.

WIB Social

About WIB

The Women in Business Initiative supports students interested in advancing the progress of professional women entering the workforce by:
•    Sharing success stories of women business leaders
•    Offering engagement opportunities for undergraduate students and the Charlotte business community
•    Showcasing attractive career options and providing avenues for skill building to increase confidence and competence for long-term success

The Belk College Niblock Student Center oversees the program. The initiative includes advisory groups including student ambassadors, an advisory board of executives and faculty consultants. Meet the WIB Team.

The initiative is generously supported by MetLife Foundation.

Students: Join the conversation on Facebook today!

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Interested in learning more about the Women in Business Initiative?

Email womeninbusiness@uncc.edu