ASB is the Association of Scottish Businesswomen. As a member of PBN you are eligible to become a FREE member of ASB and enjoy all of the benefits that this fantastic national organisation brings. Please contact PBN for your unique code.
Here’s what they say:
Becoming a member of the Association of Scottish Businesswomen can help strengthen and empower you in your working life. You can take up free membership of the ASB if you are already part of an affiliated group – all you have to do is sign up using the special code provided by PBN.
Why should you sign up if you are already a member of an affiliated group?
Because the ASB is unique – it is the only national organisation in Scotland representing women in the business, managerial and professional world geographically across all areas and all sectors. It is open to ALL women working, or aspiring to work, in any kind of business or profession in Scotland.
Benefits for all ASB members
- Free entry to the Annual Business Awards – nationwide recognition of the achievements of women in business in Scotland. Some awards are restricted to members only,
- Programme of national events which you can attend at discounted member rates, aimed at supporting, linking and inspiring women in business across Scotland: annual conference, leadership development/well-being weekend,
- Online membership directory to connect and do business with like-minded women across Scotland,
- Access to our dedicated Members Forum on Facebook
- Opportunity to share and be shared across our social media playtforms, including a spotlight when joining
- Opportunity to blog and share headline news on our main page
- Access to the Future Female Business Leaders Mentoring programme to enable women to facilitate support for each other at different stages of career and business development journeys,
- Opportunity to ‘voice’ your views and opinions in structured surveys to form the consolidated representative position of women in business in Scotland providing you with a route to influence policy and decision makers in the interests of women in business,
- ASB holds membership of SCDI (Scottish Council for Development & Industry) on behalf of our members. SCDI is Scotland’s leading economic development organisation whose aim is to influence and inspire government and key stakeholders to create sustainable economic prosperity for Scotland. They organise trade missions and hold events and briefings for members across Scotland, which any ASB member can attend at member rates (often free). Details of how to attend are available here.
- A preferential rate of 50% reduction in the election fee for membership of the Institute of Directors (IoD). To apply visit the IOD website www.iodscotland.com and quote the ASB discount code: SB002C or contact IoD Scotland on 0131 557 5488,
- Use of the ‘Member of Association of Scottish Businesswomen’ logo.
Additional benefits for members of affiliated groups
- As a member of an affiliated ASB group, you have free membership of ASB.
- You can also attend other affiliated groups (conditions may apply).
To claim your free ASB membership, you will need to enter ASB_PBN18 in the passcode box to set up your account/profile and start enjoying Scotland wide networking! PLEASE EMAIL US TO LET US KNOW YOU’VE JOINED ASB SO WE CAN ADD YOU TO THE PBN SUB-GROUP.
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