Skip to main content

Community Knowledge Base

Tap into the wisdom of our community on all topics, personal and professional. We're here to help each other achieve our goals faster and smarter.

Find Resources:

Event Recaps

How To Build Your Personal Advisory Board

​By: Avil Beckford Earlier this year at an Ellevate Network Toronto event, we talked to Marg Hachey about how a personal advisory board helped her to run a successful business. She is the Managing ...

How To Build Your Personal Advisory Board

No business, or professional for that matter, can succeed without the right kind of support, and the support needed changes at different life cycles of the business and person’s career.

How To Get On Your First Public Company Board

Being on a board is also one of the riskiest things you’ll ever do in your career. The average length of time is 10 years. The company is either growing, shrinking or changing. To stay on board...

The Ultimate Guide to Better Work Relationships

Featured on Huffington Post

Most of us have relationships with family, friends, our community, and people we work with. For many, work relationships are the most challenging.

5 Tips To Build A Powerful Network

Use these five networking techniques to build strategic relationships and create valuable career and business opportunities.

Five Things I Learned While Getting My Business To The $1 Million Mark

In May 2012 I decided to leave a full-time job to focus exclusively on my own practice. Looking back, there are five main lessons I learned from building my business.

5 Ways to Cultivate a Strategic Partner

Featured on Huffington Post

It is important to your success as a business owner to network, but it is equally important to "find your tribe." That tribe should include several referral sources or strategic partners.

Make This The Season for Gratitude And Giving In Your Career

Focus on others in your professional life. Be sure to take time to consider what you are grateful for in your career since stress often prevents us from recognizing what is going well.

Be Political But Be Savvy

When we hear the term office politics it conjures up images of bickering, backstabbing, and mean co-workers. Is that really what office politics is about?

Personal Branding When You're Returning To Work

Personal Branding When Returning To Work...

Why Pregnancy Is a Great Time to Network

Many of us know that networking is incredibly important to our career success. When we’re students, networking means making the best of our relationships with professors, peers and alums. Networkin...

How To Move On From An Entry Level Job

How To Move On From An Entry Level Position...

Start your day off with The Morning Boost, our newsletter with everything you need to take your career to the next level – all from members of the Ellevate community.

By sharing your email you agree to our Terms of Use & Privacy Policy

By sharing your email you agree to our Terms of Use & Privacy Policy


Thank you! Career advice and opportunities are on the way to your inbox.

Add your zip code, so we can invite you to our local events!