Nicole Provonchee, owner of Bright Blue Consulting and executive coach, will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming Rutherford Cable monthly breakfast meeting, Tuesday,Oct. 9, 2018.
When it comes to getting what you want, you are your own best advocate. If you are waiting for your boss to recognize your great work and give you the title and raise you deserve, you will probably be waiting a really long time. Provonchee’s talk will give you the tools and skills you need to be a better advocate for the most important person in the room: You!
The RUTHERFORD Cable monthly meeting is at Stones River Country Club, 1830 N.W. Broad
St. in Murfreesboro. RUTHERFORD Cable members and guests are welcome, and the public is invited to attend. The cost for the meeting is $20 for members and $25 for non-
members and includes breakfast. Reservations are required and can be made online at www.rutherfordcable.org. Reservations must be made by Noon on Friday, October 5. A
limited number of seats will be available for walk-ups on a first-come, first-serve basis
with an additional $5 late-registration fee.
Provonchee will be speaking about how to determine your market value and ask for the
raise, promotion or the title change you want. Learn the best time to ask for a raise and
how to address the most common obstacles to salary negotiations. “You are your own
best advocate. And, cold-hard truth here: If you don’t do it, no one else will either,”
About Nicole Provonchee
Nicole is an experienced business leader and executive coach with over 20 years in
strategy, consulting, business development, communication and marketing roles,
including 14 years in the healthcare industry. She is the founder of Bright Blue
Consulting, a Nashville-based organization that offers executive coaching, leadership
training, facilitation and strategic planning services to companies ranging from small
start-ups to Fortune 100 corporations. Nicole holds an MBA with a concentration in
strategy from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, where she founded the school’s
first MBA association for women. She has a BA in English from Birmingham-Southern
College. She holds an executive coaching certification from the Center for Executive
Coaching and has experience in a variety of coaching methods. Residing in Nashville,Tennessee with her two young sons and architect husband, Nicole is committed to
causes advocating children and women’s rights, including currently serving on the
Mayor’s Parent Cabinet for Nashville Metro Schools and a former Board Chair for Our
Kids. Nicole is also a member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF).
About RUTHERFORD Cable
RUTHERFORD Cable is a ten-year-old organization of approximately 250 members promoting the professional advancement of women. The organization provides professional and personal development, as well as business growth, through building long-term relationships, structured networking and referrals. The organization is the first chapter of the 30-year-old Nashville Cable.
Monthly breakfast meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month, with informal
networking beginning at 7:30 a.m., followed by structured, facilitated networking, and
top business-related keynote speakers. Meetings are concluded by 9:00 a.m. Free
networking events are held monthly in addition to special workshops, and a yearly
mentoring program underwritten by First Tennessee Bank; the Center for Executive
Leadership in partnership with the Middle Tennessee State University Honors College
and the Jones College of Business and underwritten by Nissan; RUTHERFORD Cable
is the presenter of the RUTHERFORD ATHENA International Leadership Award
Program. The organization’s mission is to be the premier leadership organization for
women’s professional advancement.
RUTHERFORD Cable sponsors include: Deloitte, Nissan, Pinnacle Financial Partners,
First Tennessee Bank, Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital, Ascend Federal Credit
Union, State Farm, Murfreesboro Medical Clinic, Redstone Federal Credit Union, TriStar
StoneCrest Medical Center, GOCO Center for Aesthetics, Delta Dental, Hilton Garden
Inn, Stones River Dental and TrustPoint Hospital. To learn more, or to join, visit