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Virtual Coffee Chat: The Power of Connections

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, Jul 22, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: Mentor vs Sponsor vs Ally – Strategies for Success Cancelled

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, Jun 28, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
'Doing Business While Doing Good' Series: Socially Conscious Investing

Join leaders who embrace and practice the principles of Conscious Capitalism. No one has to choose between consciousness and capitalism, self-interest and social interest, profit and greater purpose.

  • Thu, Jun 24, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Virtual Coffee Chat: Enter Tricky Conversations with Care & Power

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, Jun 24, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Public Speaking Fight Moves Workshop: Foster Collaboration & Encourage Participation In MeetingsCancelled

Set up your meetings for success so that everyone feels heard, connected, and ready to contribute their best work. Join communications expert, Jenny Riddle, for this interactive workshop.

  • Wed, Jun 23, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Creating a Magnetic Mindset to Attract a Soulmate, Without Wasting Time or Settling for Being Single

Creating a Magnetic Mindset For New Love

  • Wed, Jun 16, 2021 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: Gaining Confidence in Your CareerCancelled

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, Jun 14, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Virtual YoPro Summer Kick-Off Happy Hour: Sharing Wins and What's Next!

Get together online with your fellow Ellevate members to have a drink, share your recent successes (big or small, professional or personal), and get excited for the rest of 2021!

  • Thu, Jun 10, 2021 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Workshop: How to Create More Leads and Income by Doing Less

Client generation is the lifeblood of your business. But with so many marketing options, how do you cut through the noise and find your best strategy for growth?

  • Tue, Jun 8, 2021 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: – Shifting Roles and Your Self-ID

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.

  • Wed, Jun 2, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
'Doing Business While Doing Good' Series: The ABCs of B Corps

Join leaders who embrace and practice the principles of Conscious Capitalism. No one has to choose between consciousness and capitalism, self-interest and social interest, profit and greater purpose.

  • Thu, May 27, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Virtual Coffee Chat: Growing Confidence

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, May 27, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Public Speaking Fight Moves Workshop: Win Over the Room with 7 Back-Pocket Speaking Gems

Learn what to say and how to say it when entering a new situation in this interactive workshop led by communications expert Jenny Riddle. Gain the respect and trust of your audience with these 7 tips.

  • Wed, May 26, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Do you have a Brave Mindset - come learn how to be more BRAVE

Learn how Crista turned the "stuff I've been through" into fuel for bravery and confidence. You will be inspired and feel the love and support to do this for yourself.

  • Mon, May 24, 2021 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Your Best Self in a Virtual World: Improving Your Professional PresenceCancelled

​COVID-19 has challenged all of us in many ways but we are all finding ways to navigate in unchartered territory. Join Lee Ann Marie as she helps you find more ways to feel confident on camera.

  • Thu, May 20, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
How to Put Your Health and Wellbeing First, without Feeling Guilty

In a professional’s life, work can be an all-consuming priority. Because of that, health and wellness often take a back seat… or they don’t get a seat at all!

  • Wed, May 19, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: Career Pivots

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, May 17, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: Virtual Networking Beyond an Event

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, May 3, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
'Doing Business While Doing Good' Series: How Purpose Drives Profit

Join leaders who embrace and practice the principles of Conscious Capitalism. No one has to choose between consciousness and capitalism, self-interest and social interest, profit and greater purpose.

  • Thu, Apr 29, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Public Speaking Fight Moves Workshop: Be Irresistible Through the Power of Strategic Storytelling

Join communications expert Jenny Riddle and learn to harness the irresistible power of strategic storytelling, your greatest asset to grab attention and inspire people to action.

  • Wed, Apr 28, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Virtual Coffee: Women, Wealth & Wisdom

Can you relate to the feeling of overwhelm or frustration that often surrounds dealing with or even talking about finances? Does it feel like another thing to add to your to-do list?

  • Tue, Apr 27, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Investing with Impact - Create Positive Economic, Social and Environmental Impact

Do you know what Investing with Impact means? Did you know every dollar you send into the world makes an impact. What do you want your impact to be?

  • Thu, Apr 22, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Virtual Coffee Chat- Generosity: The Power of Heart at Work

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, Apr 22, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
The Key to a Lifetime of Vitality, Positive Moods & Clear Thinking

An alternative and sometimes humorous perspective on how to maintain vibrant health for a lifetime.

  • Wed, Apr 21, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
#RiseUp - A Career Evolution Roundtable: The Power of Networking

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 19, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
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