Celebrate International Women’s Day with Forté

Let's #BreakTheBias together.

International Women’s Day, held annually on March 8, is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for a more gender-balanced world. You can make a positive difference for women everywhere with simple, everyday actions.

Forté has the resources for you to amplify women’s voices on social media, events for you to build your leadership and self-empowerment wheelhouses, and inspiring messages for you to read from our Forté community. We even curated an International Women’s Day playlist to get you motivated!

The theme of International Women’s Day 2022 is #BreakTheBias, and we encourage you to get involved.

Six Actions for International Women's Day

Challenge yourself to grow as a leader.

Register and attend this free Forté webinar in honor of International Women’s Day!

Women Lead - Courageous Leadership Through Challenges
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Push yourself to explore new opportunities.

If you have a personal goal that’ve been putting off — from building your leadership skills to pursuing an MBA — International Women’s Day is the perfect time to take that first step.

Want a role model who will inspire you to break out of your comfort zone and try something new? Read about Five Women Who Blazed Their Own Path to Business Leadership on our Business 360 blog.

Encourage your colleagues to support gender equity at work or on campus.

Forté’s Allies for Gender Equity program shows men how to get involved in the gender equity movement. Want to learn more? Check out our suggested reading list.

Amplify International Women’s Day on social media.

Help #BreakTheBias by posting why gender equity is important to you. Use the hashtags #MoreWomenLeading, #BreakTheBias, and #IWD2022. Here are a few sample posts to use:

International Women’s Day is March 8. The #IWD2022 theme is #BreakTheBias, and I challenge you to get involved. Will you stand up for gender equity? #MoreWomenLeading http://www.fortefoundation.org/site/PageServer?pagename=iwd

In honor of International Women’s Day, read this inspiring blog post featuring women from the @fortefoundation community discussing what this day means to them. Their answers will inspire you. #IWD2022 #BreakTheBias #MoreWomenLeading http://business360.fortefoundation.org/nine-inspiring-forte-women-share-what-international-womens-day-means-to-them/

Register for a free International Women’s Day webinar hosted by @fortefoundation and get tips for becoming a stronger leader in the midst of challenges. #BreakTheBias #IWD2022 #MoreWomenLeading http://events.fortefoundation.org/event/women-lead-courageous-leadership-through-chaos/

Ready to be inspired? Check out our International Women's Day Spotify playlist! #BreakTheBias #IWD2022 #MoreWomenLeading https://spoti.fi/35zt8cV

Show your Forté pride.

Use promo code FORTEIWD22 in the Forté store to save 20% on all Forté merchandise. Start shopping! Sale begins March 8, 2022 and ends March 15, 2022.

Request a Forté speaker.

Looking for a keynote speaker, an educational presentation, or an interactive workshop on how to make your workplace more diverse, inclusive, and supportive of gender equity? Bring in Forté.

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