Skip to main content

Previous Events

Each Ellevate event is an opportunity for advancement and growth. Did you love an event? Relive it here. Did you miss one? Get up to speed here.

Find Events:


October Virtual Chat - Twin Cities

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on October 1! These monthly connections are a community favorite – topics rotate monthly, but no matter what you’ll find connections, ideas, and fellowship.

  • Fri, Oct 1, 2021 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Book Club: Becoming Bulletproof by Evy Poumpouras

Join us in reading Becoming Bulletproof by Evy Poumpouras. Read the whole book, a chapter or the summary and discuss how to Protect Yourself, Read People, Influence Situations, and Live Fearlessly!

  • Thu, Sep 16, 2021 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
September Virtual Chat - Twin CitiesCancelled

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on September 3! These monthly connections are a community favorite – topics rotate monthly, but no matter what you’ll find connections, ideas, and fellowship.

  • Fri, Sep 3, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
August Virtual Chat - Twin Cities

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on August 6! These monthly connections are a community favorite – topics rotate monthly, but no matter what you’ll find connections, ideas, and fellowship.

  • Fri, Aug 6, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
How (and Why) to Grow Great Recruiter Relationships

Strong, long-term relationships with recruiters benefit you far beyond the job-hunt…and it benefits the recruiters and your network too! Learn why to do it and how to do it from our team of experts.

  • Wed, Aug 4, 2021 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
June 30 Virtual Chat

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on June 30! This special virtual chat will recap and dig into the Mobilize Women events, as well as our usual connections, ideas, and fellowship.

  • Wed, Jun 30, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Secrets of Pricing for Entrepreneurs: Embrace Your Worth

A frank and open panel discussion on setting pricing as entrepreneurs and freelancers. The panel will dig into what works, overcoming doubts, pricing confidence, benchmarking, and tips/tricks.

  • Wed, Jun 9, 2021 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
June Virtual Chat - Twin Cities

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on June 4! These monthly connections are a community favorite – topics rotate monthly, but no matter what you’ll find connections, ideas, and fellowship.

  • Fri, Jun 4, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
(Virtual Book Club) Ellevate Twin Cities Book Club: The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron

Join us for spring book club with The artist's Way by Julia Cameron. Read the whole book, a chapter or the summary, come discuss how Julia Cameron invented the way people renovate the creative soul!

  • Wed, May 19, 2021 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
May Virtual Chat - Twin Cities

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on May 7! These monthly connections are a community favorite – topics rotate monthly, but no matter what you’ll find connections, ideas, and fellowship.

  • Fri, May 7, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
April Virtual Chat - Twin Cities

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on April 2! These monthly connections are a community favorite – topics rotate monthly, but no matter what you’ll find connections, ideas, and fellowship.

  • Fri, Apr 2, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
March Virtual Chat - Twin Cities

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on March 5! These monthly connections are a community favorite – topics rotate monthly, but no matter what you’ll find connections, ideas, and fellowship.

  • Fri, Mar 5, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Twin Cities 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
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Making LinkedIn Work For You In 2021

In this Zoom session Laura King and Abby Kelsey take you behind the scenes to teach you how you can use LinkedIn to grow your presence, make a memorable first impression, and build credibility.

  • Wed, Feb 24, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM CST
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
(Virtual Book Club) Ellevate Twin Cities Book Club: Untamed by Glennon Doyle

We are kicking off our 2021 book club with Untamed by Glennon Doyle. Read the whole book, a chapter or the summary, come and discuss how Untamed will help us find our inner voice!

  • Tue, Feb 16, 2021 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
February Virtual Chat - Twin Cities

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on February 5! These monthly connections are a community favorite – topics rotate monthly, but no matter what you’ll find connections, ideas, and fellowship.

  • Fri, Feb 5, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
January Virtual Chat - Twin Cities

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on January 8! These monthly connections are a community favorite – topics rotate monthly, but no matter what you’ll find connections, ideas, and fellowship.

  • Fri, Jan 8, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
December First Friday Virtual Chat

Join us for our First Friday Virtual Chat on December 4! Our discussion will be related to self care, personally and professionally heading into an uncertain holiday season and new year.

  • Fri, Dec 4, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
(Virtual Book Club) Ellevate Twin Cities Book Club: #GIRLBOSS

We are going to wrap up 2020 with #GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso. Read the whole book, a chapter or the summary, come and discuss how YOU can trust your instincts to become a #GIRLBOSS!

  • Tue, Nov 10, 2020 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM CST
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
November First Friday Virtual Chat

2020 has been a whirlwind of unwelcome surprise. This month, we'll talk about coping, and courage, when handling uncertainty. We'll share stories and wisdom with each other. Sarita Parikh will host.

  • Fri, Nov 6, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Virtual Mentoring Meetup

Join Ellevate Twin Cities for a virtual Mentoring Meetup!

  • Thu, Oct 15, 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
October First Friday Virtual Chat

Join us for our Virtual Chat on October 2! Our discussion, hosted by Jen Swanson, will talk about networking in a quarantine!

  • Fri, Oct 2, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Virtual Executive Council & Innovator Breakfast Series

Join us with your coffee in hand to explore the topic of How to Help your Personal Brand Stand Out with speaker Kelli Williams.

  • Tue, Sep 15, 2020 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
September First Friday Virtual Chat

Join us for a VIRTUAL First Friday coffee meetup on September 4! Our discussion, hosted by one of our chapter volunteer leaders, will be related to professional/personal growth.

  • Fri, Sep 4, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
(Virtual Book Club) Ellevate Twin Cities Book Club: Becoming

Out pick for a great summer read is Becoming by Michelle Obama. Read the whole book, a chapter or the summary, come and discuss how YOU are Becoming!

  • Tue, Aug 18, 2020 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
First Friday Coffee VIRTUAL CHAT

Join us for a VIRTUAL First Friday coffee meetup on August 7! Join leadership team member Jen Swanson to talk about what it means to be in something for the "long haul."

  • Fri, Aug 7, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
St. Paul July Last Friday Coffee MeetupCancelled

Join us for our Last Friday coffee meetup on July 31! Our discussion, hosted by one of our chapter volunteer leaders, will be related to professional/personal growth (specifics coming soon!)

  • Fri, Jul 31, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Saint Paul, MN
Virtual Community Chat - Twin Cities July 15

Join us on July 15 via Zoom to connect with your fellow Ellevate members, and to talk about what's on your mind and how you're navigating work and life and going after what you want.

  • Wed, Jul 15, 2020 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Virtual Community Chat - Twin Cities June 18

Join us on June 18 via Zoom to connect with your fellow Ellevate members, and to talk about mindfulness practices that can help us manage our energy levels and enable us to show up as our best selves!

  • Thu, Jun 18, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Postponed - Paint & Sip at Pinot's PalleteCancelled

You're invited to a private "Paint and Sip" event at Pinot's Pallette, where we will enjoy an evening of community and artistic creativity.

  • Wed, Jun 17, 2020 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM CDT
  • St. Louis Park, MN