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Mentoring Meetup with Undergraduate Students: How to Succeed in Your Career

Ellevate's Young Professional's group is organizing a mentorship event where you will be able to speak with undergraduate students from UIC and Depaul about how to succeed in your career.

  • Wed, Apr 7, 2021 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: Knowing Your WorthCancelled

Ready for a new job, promotion, career pivot or to step up your leadership game? We all need support to #riseup: join us to learn, grow and gain community to get where you want to be.

  • Mon, Apr 5, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Public Speaking Fight Moves Workshop: Three Ways To Speak Up In Male-Dominated Industries

Use your voice to combat gender bias and advance your career. In this interactive workshop, led by communications expert, Jenny Riddle, we'll explore how women can be ready in the moment to speak up.

  • Wed, Mar 31, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Virtual Coffee Chat: Know Your Signature Stress Style & Transform it to Work for You

Join in the conversation with Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a monthly, virtual Coffee Chat exploring various topics throughout the year.

  • Thu, Mar 25, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: LinkedIn Best Practices

Ready for a new job, promotion, career pivot or to step up your leadership game? We all need support to #riseup: join us to learn, grow and gain community to get where you want to be

  • Mon, Mar 22, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Unlock the Power of Presence and Use It To Wow Others On Zoom!

ADDITIONAL SESSION! In this live webinar, the focus is presence. We often think of presence as something you either have or you don’t--something that can’t be taught. But...that’s not true!

  • Thu, Mar 18, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Professional Resilience: How to Advance Your Career During the Covid Era

Start the day right with great coffee, great conversation and great connections. Our topic will be career advancement.

  • Wed, Mar 10, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: Resume Tips and Tricks

Ready for a new job, promotion, career pivot or to step up your leadership game? We all need support to #riseup: join us to learn, grow and gain community to get where you want to be.

  • Mon, Mar 8, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Chicago Raise her Voice 2021

Join our virtual #RaiseHerVoice Story Slam in honor of International Women’s Day. Hear & celebrate remarkable personal stories of triumph, trials, & adventure from women across the midwest.

  • Thu, Mar 4, 2021 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Virtual Coffee Chat--Start Your Day Off Right: The Power of Setting Intentions

Join in the conversation with Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a monthly, virtual Coffee Chat exploring various topics throughout the year.

  • Thu, Feb 25, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Mentorship Mingle with Undergraduate Students: How to land your first job

Ellevate's Young Professional's group is organizing a mentorship event bringing Ellevate members and undergraduate students together to mingle and discuss tips and tricks to land your first job.

  • Wed, Feb 24, 2021 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Public Speaking Fight Moves Series: How to Speak so People Listen

Discover how to develop a speaking voice that commands attention and showcases everything amazing about you. Join communications expert Jenny Riddle for this interactive workshop.

  • Wed, Feb 24, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: Bringing Purpose and Passion to Work

Ready for a new job, promotion, career pivot or to step up your leadership game? We all need support to #riseup: join us to learn, grow and gain community to get where you want to be.

  • Mon, Feb 22, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Immunity 101: Strengthen Your Innate Shield and Potentially Protect Against COVID-19 and other Infections

Please join us for an engaging discussion with Theri Griego Raby, MD, ABIHM, Founder and Medical Director of the Raby Institute.

  • Wed, Feb 17, 2021 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Fireside Chat Series: Self-care for Entrepreneurs

Overcome the invisible saboteurs that zap you physically and fiscally! Dr. Leslie addresses the relationship between self-care and true health, giving you ways to put yourself and your health first.

  • Thu, Feb 11, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Coffee Chat: How to Build Mental Health Resilience in the Covid Era

Start the day right with great coffee, great conversation and great connections. Our topic will be Mental Health Resilience in the Covid era.

  • Wed, Feb 10, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: Job Search Strategies

Ready for a new job, promotion, career pivot or to step up your leadership game? We all need support to #riseup: join us to learn, grow and gain community to get where you want to be.

  • Mon, Feb 8, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Virtual Coffee Chat: How do you want to show up as a leader in 2021?

Join in the conversation with Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a monthly, virtual Coffee Chat exploring various topics throughout the year.

  • Thu, Jan 28, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Public Speaking Webinar: Channel Nervous Energy & Be In The Moment

Join communications expert Jenny Riddle & jazz singer Alyssa Allgood for this unique hour of jazz performance and candid conversation on how to leverage improv to speak up with confidence & courage.

  • Wed, Jan 27, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Happy Hour and Mentorship Discussion

Join us for a happy hour to discuss how to find and nurture a mentor. We will all share our experiences and tips for having valuable mentors.

  • Wed, Jan 20, 2021 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Executive Luncheon: Financial Wellness - The Psychology of Money

Your perceptions, biases and emotions about money can effect the financial decisions you make. Do you know your Money Mindset?

  • Wed, Jan 20, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: Career Advancement Strategies

Ready for a new job, promotion, career pivot or to step up your leadership game? We all need support to #riseup: join us to learn, grow and gain community to get where you want to be.

  • Mon, Jan 18, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Fireside Chat: Defining your perspective for the new year!

Join our host Maggie Carter and her guest, Jamie Martin for a discussion on setting your perspective and goals for the new year.

  • Thu, Jan 14, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Reset and Recharge for 2021

Start the day right with great coffee, great conversation and great connections. Our topic will be resetting for 2021.

  • Wed, Jan 13, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Unlock the Power of Presence and Use It To Wow Others On Zoom

In this live webinar, the focus is presence. We often think of presence as something you either have or you don’t--something that can’t be taught. But...that’s not true!

  • Thu, Jan 7, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: Goal Setting and Achievement

Ready for a new job, promotion, career pivot or to step up your leadership game? We all need support to #riseup: join us to learn, grow and gain community to get where you want to be.

  • Mon, Jan 4, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: How to Stay Motivated in a Pandemic

Ready for a new job, promotion, career pivot or to step up your leadership game? We all need support to #riseup: join us to learn, grow and gain community to get where you want to be.

  • Mon, Dec 21, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Coffee Chat (virtual) Looking Out at 2021: What's Your One Word?

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for virtual Coffee Chat!

  • Thu, Dec 17, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
How to Make Time for YOUR Goals, Even if You’re Drowning in To-do’s (Virtual Event)

Time is the most important resource we have…but many women find themselves strapped for it. We end up overwhelmed and exhausted with nothing left for our own goals. It doesn’t have to be that way!

  • Thu, Dec 10, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Coffee Chat: Mindfulness

Start the day right with great coffee, great conversation and great connections. Our topic for this event will be mindfulness.

  • Wed, Dec 9, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago