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Phoenix Book Club: Option B by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant

Lively and inspirational discussion about Sandberg’s latest book and how to build your own resilience “muscle.” You don’t even have to read the book! Please join us.

  • Wed, Nov 15, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Phoenix, AZ
Leadership Lunch on Conversational Agility: A Key to Breakthrough Results

Reduce the automatic tendency we naturally have towards fear and judgment, and instead create an environment of trust and engagement. For Innovator and Executive Council members.

  • Wed, Oct 25, 2017 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM MST
  • Scottsdale, AZ
September Mingle

Join us for conversation and libations! If you're curious about Ellevate, Mingles are a great introduction to the network.

  • Wed, Sep 27, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM EDT
  • Scottsdale, AZ
For Women Only: Retirement Planning Made Easy with Dana Anspach

Do women face different retirement risks than men? Yes! Retirement planning expert Dana Anspach shares her passion about the topic, discussing the opportunities and pitfalls future retirees face.

  • Wed, Sep 13, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM MST
  • Phoenix, AZ
Women's Financial Forum: Women, Wealth & Business

Ellevate and Arizona Bank & Trust join forces for a presentation about the state of women, wealth and business in Arizona.

  • Wed, Aug 16, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM MST
  • Phoenix, AZ
July Mingle at the Drexyl

Join us for conversation and libations! If you're curious about Ellevate, Mingles are a great introduction to the network.

  • Wed, Jul 19, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM MST
  • Scottsdale, AZ
How to Create a Presentation that Captures the Hearts and Minds of Your Audience

Kim Rosengren will share the three steps critical to creating a compelling presentation for any audience. You will leave with a cheat sheet of tips to make your next presentation your best one ever.

  • Tue, Jun 27, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM MST
  • Scottsdale, AZ
May Mingle at The Drexyl

Enjoy one of our "famous" mingles, open to members and non-members alike. If you're curious to learn what Ellevate is all about, here's your chance. We'd love to meet you.

  • Thu, May 18, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM MST
  • Scottsdale, AZ
Ellevate Phoenix Book Discussion: Own It: The Power of Women at Work

Join us for a lively discussion about Sallie Krawcheck's recently released career playbook. Own It offers women a new set of rules for professional success. Read it or not - join us!

  • Wed, Apr 26, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM MST
  • Phoenix, AZ
Moxie Up: Empower Yourself with Tools to Resist Effectively

Fifty-percent of attackers will break off an attack if their intended victim shows resistance. Heather Hamel wants to increase those odds even more by teaching women how to resist effectively.

  • Wed, Mar 29, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM MST
  • Tempe, AZ
She Started It Movie Screening

Support PHX StartUp week and kick off Women’s History Month with a screening of "She Started It," the acclaimed documentary that shows the behind-the-scenes of running a tech start-up as a young woman

  • Thu, Feb 23, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM MST
  • Phoenix, AZ
Amazing Women Luncheon: Dialogue Overcomes Discord

How can we all live together if we don't always agree? Civic leaders will explore civility (and lack thereof) in society, and provide tips on how to improve it.

  • Wed, Feb 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM MST
  • Phoenix, AZ
Book Discussion: PIVOT: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One

Author Jenny Blake has created a dynamic four-stage method to stimulate change and growth. Read the book (but it's not necessary) and come join us for a stimulating conversation.

  • Wed, Feb 8, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM MST
  • Phoenix, AZ
January Mingle at Drexyl Modern American

Open to members and non-members alike. So, if you're curious to learn what Ellevate is all about, here's your chance. We'd love to meet you.

  • Wed, Jan 25, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM MST
  • Scottsdale, AZ
Ellevate Phoenix Celebrates 5 Years: Venue Change to Another Scottsdale Q Space

It's been a glorious five years and we are bringing all of our members together for an evening of celebration. And margaritas!

  • Mon, Dec 5, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM MST
  • Scottsdale, AZ
Grit: Let's Discuss One of 2016's Most Talked-about Books

Everyone is talking about Angela Duckworth's best-seller Grit. She writes that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a special blend of passion and persistence she calls “grit.” What do you think? Please join us for Ellevate's November 16 group discussion at Changing Hands Phoenix.

  • Wed, Nov 16, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM MST
  • Phoenix, AZ
Ellevate Phoenix New Member Happy Hour

We're delighted you've joined Ellevate! Meet the Phoenix Chapter's executive team and other new members.

  • Thu, Nov 3, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM MST
  • Scottsdale, AZ
Engage consumers digitally -- the right way -- and make them love your brand

With so many digital marketing channels to choose from, how do you determine what works for your business to reach your customers? This panel/luncheon will provide answers.

  • Thu, Oct 20, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM MST
  • Scottsdale, AZ
Amazing Women Series: The Power of Women to Drive Social Change

Phoenix is home to countless women making a difference in our community. Together, our speakers will explore how women make a difference by creating social change.

  • Wed, Sep 21, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM MST
  • Phoenix, AZ
Casual August Mingle with Ellevate Phoenix

Please join us for another one of our popular Mingles! These are casual gatherings designed to catch up with old friends and make new ones.

  • Tue, Aug 16, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM MST
  • Scottsdale, AZ
Phoenix July Leadership Lunch: Building Your Personal Brand

​Join us for our summer Leadership Lunch in Phoenix! This event will give our Executive and Entrepreneur level members the opportunity to connect in a more intimate setting. Members will engage in issue processing, peer advising, networking and business development.

  • Wed, Jul 20, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
  • Phoenix, AZ
Agile, Connected, & Optimized: Digital Mastery Workshop

Assess your own level of Digital Mastery, and join us for an interactive workshop to explore operationalizing strategy in an Internet of Things (IoT) world.

  • Tue, May 24, 2016 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
  • Tempe, AZ
Phoenix May Leadership Lunch: Building Your Personal Board of Directors

​Join us for our May Leadership Lunch in Phoenix!

  • Wed, May 18, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
  • Phoenix, AZ
May Mingle

Please join us for our May Mingle hosted by Tryst Cafe owner Lisa Khanisho. Mingles are casual events where we meet up and raise a glass with Ellevate friends old and new. Please join us! Appetizers provided. Cash bar. We look forward to seeing you.

  • Tue, May 10, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Phoenix, AZ
The Power of You: Executive Presence

Are you leadership material? Do others recognize you as a leader? This fast paced lunch workshop will help you explore ways to crack the code of your own executive presence.

  • Thu, Apr 28, 2016 12:15 PM - 2:30 PM EDT
  • Scottsdale, AZ
April Mingle

Enjoy the fine weather and mingle with your Ellevate Phoenix pals.

  • Tue, Apr 12, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Phoenix, AZ
Arizona Women Lead!

Diversity Leadership Alliance and Ellevate Phoenix present an interactive morning where you will become inspired and energized as we explore how women leaders in Arizona blaze trails while creating a more vibrant community for us all. Sponsor: Wells Fargo

  • Wed, Mar 30, 2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
  • Phoenix, AZ
To the C-Suite and Beyond: What’s Your Next Chapter?

Imagine where your professional journey make take you... Join us for our next Amazing Women event, featuring three executives from the same Fortune 100 company who have chosen to write very different next chapters in their career.

  • Tue, Feb 23, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM EST
  • Phoenix, AZ
Hire With Wisdom + Fire With Grace

Learn the secrets entrepreneurs and business owners need to know to hire the right people and let go of the wrong people for business success.

  • Thu, Jan 28, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM EST
  • Phoenix, AZ
Ellevate Experience: Who needs New Year’s resolutions when you have a plan?

Let’s have some fun before the holiday chaos and set a strong foundation for 2016. Here's a dynamic workshop to help wrap up up the year and get us in a goal setting frame of mind -- while also lea...

  • Wed, Dec 2, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Phoenix, AZ