Mikhailov & Partners Support EY’s international Entrepreneurial Winning Women programme
As part of EY’s international Entrepreneurial Winning Women programme, which is designed to support female entrepreneurs, Ellen Pinchuk, Deputy CEO at Mikhailov & Partners, has held a master class on the subject of “Success in PR: Preparing to Talk to Journalists”.
The Entrepreneurial Winning Women programme is presenting a cycle of master classes and meetings linked by a common objective: to help the participants take a fresh look at their own business development plans, including both psychological and practical aspects. The master classes and meetings are led by successful certified business trainers and image consultants.
Ellen’s master class was held under the slogan: “Hardly anybody is born a good speaker and leader – these qualities need lifelong development”. As an experienced media trainer, she used her presentation to share the secrets of working with the press and the basic rules that should be followed by any business owner when dealing with the media.
“Our company regularly contributes to various educational initiatives and movements focused on the development, support and economic prospects of talented entrepreneurs throughout the world. Participating in YE’s Entrepreneurial Winning Women programme is a great honour for me and yet another opportunity to share my experience with the female leaders of the future. I am convinced that developing public speaking skills is very important for people leading their companies to success”, said Pinchuk.
About the EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women programme
The programme as aimed at bringing women in the business world together, boosting their role and reinforcing their authority within society. Its aim is to highlight the most outstanding success stories involving women in business and to contribute to the flourishing of entrepreneurship, which plays a key role in economic development. During the year, a number of debates are held, involving well-known entrepreneurs, founders and managers of Russian and foreign companies, as well public figures. The debates enable all the participants to discuss and take a comprehensive look at topical issues. They also include a cycle of meetings entitled “Clever People”, in which well-known business women share their secrets and experience.
About Mikhailov & Partners’ partnership initiatives
As one of the oldest players on the Russian communications market, Mikhailov & Partners regularly supports educational programmes aimed at developing and promoting PR professionals and future business leaders. Mikhailov & Partners always welcomes opportunities to share its unique competencies and practical expertise, built up during its years of activity on the market. The company’s partnership initiatives have included supporting the international G(irls)20 Summit, running a series of educational projects for Russian university students in Moscow and St.Petersburg, and providing communications support for the Russian Young Media Managers ranking.