Meeting Information

Fourth Tuesday of Every Month
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Registration is $30.00 for ABWA Members and $35.00 for Guests
Eau Gallie Yacht Club
100 Datura Drive
Indian Harbour Beach, FL

Please take a look at our Membership Recruitment Brochure and discover all the benefits of a membership in our organization!

ABWA Mission Statement

The mission of the American Business Women's Association is to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition.

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Contact Information

ABWA Oceanside Charter Chapter
P.O. Box 360151
Melbourne, FL 32936
Anita Carbone
Membership Chair

Welcome to The ABWA Oceanside Charter Chapter

February 23, 2016 - Guest Speaker

Linda Meeuwenberg

Communication - Making It Work For You and Your Business!

Communication is one of the most basic skills in human relationships and a skill very few spend time developing.  Discover if your communication style is working for you to your best advantage!  Learn how email, social media, texting and instant messaging have changed how we communicate and how it has impacted our relationships.  This skill-based presentation will highlight the role of behavioral and listening styles, empathy, assertiveness and attitude. Come enjoy this fast paced, interactive program, filled with practical applications you can immediately apply to enrich your relationships and reduce stress in interpersonal relationships.

Linda Meeuwenberg is an internationally recognized speaker, best-selling author and columnist.  As founder and CEO of Professional Development Association, Inc., she has led hundreds of personal empowerment seminars.  As an author, she has written children’s books to preserve family memories, and is a featured author interviewed in Stepping Stones to Success.  Linda is a contributing author in Overcoming Mediocrity, a collection of stories from dynamic women who have created a life of significance, and How to Pilot When We Were Taught to be Stewardesses.

Linda holds the rank of Professor Emeritus, Ferris State University in Michigan.  As an active volunteer, she now enjoys her life on the beaches in Brevard County. She has received two national awards for her volunteer projects and has received awards as an educator.

Dinner Menu Selections

House Salad

Meat:  Honey-Rosemary Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Balsamic-Onion Glaze, Pecan-Sweet Potato Mash

Seafood:  Sautéed Shrimp Pappardelle Pasta with Andouille Sausage, Bell Peppers, Cajun Cream

Vegetarian:  Steamed Veggie Platter

Key Lime Pie

 Meal includes rolls and butter, coffee or tea 
Cost:  $30 for ABWA Members and $35 for Guests
Glass of Wine $9



     Greetings to you all!  The holidays are behind us and a new year awaits us!  What is your New Year’s resolution?     Please remember that Oceanside Charter Chapter dues must be renewed by the end of January.  Our $25.00 membership fee is still a great value for the opportunity to meet other women promoting their business interests.  Please be sure to renew on time by bringing your check to the January 26 dinner meeting or by mailing it to P.O. Box 360151, Melbourne, FL  32936.       We have many exciting meetings and events that will be happening throughout Brevard County this year. ...Read more

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