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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
Virtual Executive Council & Innovator Breakfast Series

Join us for breakfast, networking and exploration around the topic of Imposter Syndrome with speaker Heather Whelpley.

  • Thu, Jun 11, 2020 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Minneapolis June First Friday Coffee MeetupCancelled

Join us for our First Friday coffee meetup on June 5! Our discussion, hosted by one of our chapter volunteer leaders, will be related to professional/personal growth (specifics coming soon!)

  • Fri, Jun 5, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
Virtual Community Chat - Twin Cities June 4Cancelled

Join us for our new Virtual Chat series, to help keep us connected during these days of social distancing. Get connected with your community and take a little sanity check!

  • Thu, Jun 4, 2020 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
St. Paul May Last Friday Coffee MeetupCancelled

Join us for our Last Friday coffee meetup on May 29! Our discussion, hosted by one of our chapter volunteer leaders, will be related to professional/personal growth (specifics coming soon!)

  • Fri, May 29, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Saint Paul, MN
Virtual Community Chat - Twin Cities May 21

Join us for a FREE check-in, similar to our popular Friday Coffees, to help keep us connected during these extraordinary times. Please read the details below on how to connect!

  • Thu, May 21, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
[Virtual Community Meeting] Ellevate Twin Cities Book Club: Dare to Lead

Our next pick is Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. by Brené Brown. Read the whole book, a chapter or the summary, come and discuss how YOU can step up and LEAD!

  • Tue, May 19, 2020 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Member Showcase Dinner with Andrea Klemm from Optum/UHGCancelled

Join us for our May Member Showcase Dinner at the beautiful Women's Club of Minneapolis, featuring Andrea Klemm, Senior Director of Consumer Strategy and Alignment at Optum.

  • Tue, May 12, 2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
Virtual Community Chat - Twin Cities May 7

Join us for a FREE check-in, similar to our popular Friday Coffees, to help keep us connected during these extraordinary times. Please read the details below on how to connect!

  • Thu, May 7, 2020 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Minneapolis May First Friday Coffee MeetupCancelled

Join us for our First Friday coffee meetup on May 1! Our discussion, hosted by one of our chapter volunteer leaders, will be related to professional/personal growth (specifics coming soon!)

  • Fri, May 1, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
St. Paul April Last Friday Coffee MeetupCancelled

Join us for our Last Friday coffee meetup on April 24! Our discussion, hosted by one of our chapter volunteer leaders, will be related to professional/personal growth (specifics coming soon!)

  • Fri, Apr 24, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Saint Paul, MN
[Virtual Community Chat] Twin Cities Coffee on April 23

Join us for a FREE check-in, similar to our popular Friday Coffees, to help keep us connected during these extraordinary times. Please read the details below on how to connect!

  • Thu, Apr 23, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
[Virtual Community Meeting] Twin Cities Happy Hour on April 9

Join us for a FREE Happy Hour check-in, similar to our popular Friday Coffees, to help keep us connected during these extraordinary times. Please read the details below on how to connect!

  • Thu, Apr 9, 2020 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM CDT
  • Online
  • Twin Cities - Minneapolis | St. Paul
Minneapolis April First Friday Coffee MeetupCancelled

Join us for our First Friday coffee meetup on April 3! Our discussion, hosted by one of our chapter volunteer leaders, will be related to professional/personal growth (specifics coming soon!)

  • Fri, Apr 3, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN