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What Did You Say??? Examining the Way Women and Men Communicate in the Workplace

Workplace conversation is thought to be a simple exchange of ideas. Nope.

  • Tue, Jun 30, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
  • Online
  • Washington, D.C.
Embracing Change: Turn Extreme Disruption into Opportunity, Growth & Resilience

Become inspired to chart your new path to success

  • Tue, Jun 16, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
  • Online
  • Washington, D.C.
A Conversation With... Michelle FreemanCancelled

Join us for a lively conversation with one of Washington DC's most powerful women!

  • Wed, Apr 8, 2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Raise Her Voice - Untold Stories of Women in the Workplace (Luncheon)

In honor of International Women's Day we will be hosting a special luncheon featuring several of our Raise Her Voice Storytellers! You don't want to miss this special members only event!

  • Thu, Mar 5, 2020 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
  • Tysons, VA
Ellevate and Verizon Present: Women and Visibility

Join Ellevate and Verizon for the kickoff event in our next series spotlighting women in Telecom and Tech.

  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
How Can I Leverage My Ellevate Membership?

To kick off the new year, join us for a video conference with Jennefer Witter on how to make the most of your membership. Whether you are a new member, a long time member, or a non-member - join us!

  • Tue, Jan 14, 2020 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Online
  • Washington, D.C.
Verizon and Ellevate Present: Authenticity in Power: Staying Authentic on the Road Up

Ellevate and Verizon are proud to bring you our 5th and final event in our 2019 Women in Tech and Telecom event series.

  • Wed, Nov 6, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
Young Professionals Brunch: Fall Connections

Who doesn’t love weekend brunch with passionate young women? Join Ellevate DC for a fall Young Professionals brunch!

  • Sat, Nov 2, 2019 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM EDT
  • Arlington, VA
Goals & Priorities - Setting Yourself Up For the Extraordinary

Join us over lunch for a lively conversation packed with tips and techniques to set yourself up for amazing results! What if you REALLY could hit that next big goal?

  • Wed, Oct 16, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Writing for Impact: Presentations that Pop

In this workshop you'll learn how to make your smart ideas pop in proposals, pitches, and presentations.

  • Wed, Oct 2, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
DC Leadership Team Retreat

We work hard for the chapter, and we play hard, too!

  • Sun, Aug 18, 2019 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM EDT
  • Leesburg, VA
Leadership Breakfast at the University Club

Start the Summer with inspiration and motivation.

  • Tue, Jul 16, 2019 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Ellevate & Verizon Present - Mentoring Meetup: Impostor Syndrome and the Unrealistic Pursuit of Perfectionism

Join Ellevate and Verizon for a Mentoring Meetup (speed-mentoring) that's sure to equip you with the tools to battle Impostor Syndrome and perfectionism.

  • Wed, Jul 10, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Closing the Loop: How to Follow Up After a Networking Event

Now that you have made new professional connections, how do you maintain those relationships? Join Ellevate DC to find out how!

  • Tue, Jun 25, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Ellevate & Verizon Present 360-Degree Leadership Workshop: Leading Wherever You Are

Ellevate and Verizon bring you the third event in our partnered series for women in Tech and Telecom: a workshop focused on 360-degree leadership and how to lead no matter what position you hold.

  • Tue, Jun 11, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
The Secrets of Making Meaningful Connections

Join us for part one of our Connections series to learn how to make networking work for you.

  • Wed, Apr 17, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Arlington, VA
Ellevate & Verizon Present: Courageous Conversations in the Workplace

Learn the how-to's of having authentic workplace relationships that utilize sincere candor for constructive feedback, diverse perspectives, and opportunities to boost your career!

  • Tue, Apr 9, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Leadership Breakfast at the University Club

Start Spring with inspiration and motivation.

  • Tue, Apr 2, 2019 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Leadership Lunch

Come enjoy yummy food and a lively conversation with your fellow Innovator and Executive Council members.

  • Wed, Mar 20, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Dinner 4 Eight (D48)

Join Ellevate members for an evening of great food and fantastic conversation during our Dinner for Eight (D48) event.

  • Wed, Mar 6, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
Goals & Priorities #2 - How do you REALLY get more done by doing less?

The premise of most productivity courses is achieving more by doing less. But how do you accomplish that when your day is overflowing? Join us for a workshop to discover how.

  • Thu, Feb 21, 2019 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
Ellevate Network & Verizon Present: Leaders of Telecom & Tech, a Five-Part Series

Faces of the Leaders in Telecom & Tech kicks off an exciting five-part multi-faceted event series focused on fostering a powerful community of Women in Telecom and Tech.

  • Wed, Feb 6, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
Wisdom and Wine: Ellevate DC Book Club

Join us in November for a lively discussion on "How Women Rise: Break the 12 habits holding you back from your next raise, promotion or job" by Sally Helgesen & Marshall Goldsmith

  • Wed, Nov 28, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
Dinner 4 Eight (D48)

Join Ellevate members for an evening of great food and fantastic conversation during our Dinner for Eight (D48) event.

  • Thu, Nov 8, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
Leadership Lunch

Come enjoy yummy food and a lively conversation with your fellow Innovator and Executive Council members.

  • Wed, Oct 24, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Be All In: What it takes to be a Gritty Woman

What do most female leaders who thrive in the current business climate have in common? Grit! Join IFC Women's Network and Ellevate DC for a conversation with Caroline Adams Miller.

  • Tue, Oct 23, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Leadership Luncheon - Tysons Corner

Come enjoy a lively conversation with Ellevate members and guests! We've opened our September luncheon to all levels of membership, and to non-members as well.

  • Wed, Sep 19, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • McLean, VA
Leadership Lunch

Come enjoy a lively conversation with your fellow Innovator and Executive Council members.

  • Wed, Jul 18, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Mentoring Meetup: Perfecting Your Elevator Pitch and Personal Brand

Join us for a speed mentoring event on perfecting your elevator pitch and getting advice from our mentors to help you enhance your personal brand.

  • Thu, Jul 12, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Arlington, VA
Using Games to Unleash Creativity and Solve Problems

Think games have no place at work? Think again! With the right game, you can help your teams think about problems in new ways, bring hidden ideas to the forefront, and change hearts and minds.

  • Wed, Jun 27, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC