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The Grit Factor with Shannon Huffman Polson

Discover your grit and build your resilience with author, keynote speaker & fellow Ellevate member Shannon Polson Huffman.

  • Tue, Jul 14, 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
  • Online
  • Seattle | Bellevue | Puget Sound
Virtual: Breakfast for Executive Council and Innovator Seattle Members

Start your day with inspiration and motivation at our virtual Executive Council/Innovator Breakfast! We’re here to build camaraderie and support each other on burning topics, big and small.

  • Wed, Mar 25, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PDT
  • Online
  • Seattle | Bellevue | Puget Sound
Creating Gratitude in the Workplace

Gratitude creates good feelings, cheerful memories, better self-esteem, feeling more relaxed and more optimistic. All of these emotions creates a pay it forward and “we're in this together” mentality.

  • Tue, Feb 11, 2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Seattle, WA
November Book Club - Powerful: Building a Culture of Freedom and Responsibility by Patty McCord (Eastside)

How do you experience your corporate culture? We’d love to discuss your point-of-view and incorporate the wisdom written by Patty McCord (former Chief Talent Officer, Netflix)

  • Wed, Nov 20, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Bellevue, WA
October Book Club - Powerful: Building a Culture of Freedom and Responsibility by Patty McCord (Seattle)

How do you experience your corporate culture? We’d love to discuss your point-of-view and incorporate the wisdom written by Patty McCord (former Chief Talent Officer, Netflix)

  • Wed, Oct 16, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Seattle, WA
September Book Club – The Making of a Manager by Julie Zhuo (Eastside)

Join us to discuss women’s leadership using The Making of a Manager as a framework!

  • Wed, Sep 18, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Bellevue, WA
July Book Club – The Making of a Manager by Julie Zhuo (Eastside)

Join us to discuss women’s leadership using The Making of a Manager as a framework!

  • Wed, Jul 17, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Bellevue, WA
Emerging and Achiever Members Supper Club - “Leadership Presence: Be Confident with the Presence You Already Have”

Get ready for an amazing event for Emerging and Achiever members to connect with an Innovator or Executive Council member. Attendees will receive personalized feedback and leave inspired over a meal.

  • Tue, May 21, 2019 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Bellevue, WA
April Book Club - Principles: Life and Work by Ray Dalio (Part 2) (Seattle)

Join us for Part 2 of our discussion of Principles: Life and Work, by Ray Dalio. We’ll be reading Part III, Work Principles.

  • Wed, Apr 17, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Seattle, WA
March Book Club - Principles: Life and Work by Ray Dalio (Part 1) (Eastside)

Join us for Part 1 of our discussion of Principles: Life and Work, by Ray Dalio. We’ll begin with the section of the book labeled, Part II, Life Principles.

  • Wed, Mar 20, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Bellevue, WA
RESCHEDULED: February Book Club: Give and Take by Adam Grant (Part 2) (Seattle)

Join us for Part 2 of our discussion of Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success, by Adam Grant!

  • Wed, Feb 20, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Seattle, WA
January Book Club: Give & Take by Adam Grant (Part 1) (Eastside)

Join us for Part 1 of our discussion of Give & Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success, by Adam Grant!

  • Wed, Jan 16, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Bellevue, WA
EMERGE 2019: Start The Year Clear, Calm & Focused on What Matters

Start 2019 by taking a ‘Power Pause" w/a visioning + intention setting workshop, led by feminine leadership advisor Christine Arylo. The way you start your year directly impacts how you will live it!

  • Tue, Jan 15, 2019 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Seattle, WA
November Book Club: Radical Candor by Kim Scott

Join us for our discussion of Radical Candor by Kim Scott!

  • Wed, Nov 28, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Seattle, WA
October Book Club: Leadership BS by Jeffrey Pfeffer (Part 2) (Eastside)

Join us for the wrap-up of our discussion of Leadership BS: Fixing Workplaces and Careers One Truth at a Time

  • Wed, Oct 17, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Bellevue, WA
Conversations That Convert: Getting Results by Speaking the Language of Decision Makers

If you have ever felt you’ve had conversations that miss the mark – as if you’re speaking a different language, join us to hear Jessica Hickey share tips from her book, Stop Pushing String.

  • Tue, Oct 9, 2018 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM PDT
  • Seattle, WA
September Book Club: Leadership BS by Jeffrey Pfeffer (Part 1) (Seattle)

Join us for the first part of our discussion of Leadership BS: Fixing Workplaces and Careers One Truth at a Time (Jeffrey Pfeffer)

  • Wed, Sep 19, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Seattle, WA
February Book Club: Feminist Fight Club (Part 2) and Rise (Part 1)

Join us for the second part of our discussion of Feminist Fight Club by Jessica Bennett and we will be starting Rise by Patty Azzarello.

  • Wed, Feb 21, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Bellevue, WA
January/February Book Club: Feminist Fight Club (Part 1)

Join us for the first part of our discussion of Feminist Fight Club by Jessica Bennett. Please plan to read through Part 2, page 102!

  • Wed, Jan 10, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Seattle, WA
Book Club: Playing Big by Tara Mohr (Part 4)

Join us for the fourth part of our discussion of Playing Big by Tara Mohr.

  • Wed, Dec 13, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Seattle, WA
Book Club: Playing Big by Tara Mohr (Part 3)

Join us for the third part of our discussion of Playing Big by Tara Mohr.

  • Wed, Nov 15, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Seattle, WA
Book Club: Playing Big by Tara Mohr — Part 2

Join us for the second part of our discussion of Playing Big by Tara Mohr.

  • Wed, Oct 18, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Seattle, WA
Speed Mentor Meet Up/Mix and Mingle for Members

Please join us for this exclusive Members Only event! Bring the questions you seek advice on. You'll have the opportunity to work one-on-one with two mentors during the evening.

  • Wed, Oct 11, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Seattle, WA
Book Club: "Playing Big" by Tara Mohr — Part 1

Join us for our first discussion on Playing Big by Tara Mohr.

  • Wed, Sep 13, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Bellevue, WA
Lead Like a Woman: Women Leaders in Tech

Join us for a panel of amazing women who have pursued different leadership roles in technology. Presented in partnership with Women in Wireless and our hosts West Monroe Partners.

  • Tue, Sep 12, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM PDT
  • Seattle, WA
July Book Club: Start with Why by Simon Sinek (Part 2)

Join us for the second part of our discussion of Start with Why by Simon Sinek.

  • Wed, Jul 12, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM PDT
  • Seattle, WA
June Book Club: Start with Why by Simon Sinek (Part 1)

Join us for a discussion of Start with Why by Simon Sinek

  • Wed, Jun 14, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Seattle, WA
Mastering the Art of Business Entertaining

Join us for a fun evening with our expert panelists who will share tips (and a few secrets) on how to bring order, ease, and flair to your company event!

  • Tue, Apr 25, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM PDT
  • Seattle, WA
Moving Women Forward into Leadership Roles

Ellevate Network and KPMG's Network of Women invite you to join us for a panel discussion on Moving Women Forward into Leadership Roles.

  • Tue, Apr 19, 2016 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Seattle, WA
Wine, Women, and Expanding our Network

In November, we are teaming up with the Women Business Owners (WBO) organization to create an opportunity to meet and enjoy the company of more like-minded women, and further build our relationship...

  • Tue, Nov 10, 2015 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
  • Bellevue, WA