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Design the Life You Love By Ayse Birsel for Mother's Day!

Be the designer of your life! Join the award-winning designer Ayse Birsel for an interactive and fun 3-hour workshop. Using her design process, she will lead you through exercises that help to understand your personal priorities, identify your core values, and visualize the life you want to live.

  • Sat, May 7, 2016 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • New York, NY
Ellevate Supports: Female Entrepreneurs Day 2016 | Connect, Inspire and Empower

Promoting female entrepreneurship and to broaden women’s access to resources and support

  • Sat, May 7, 2016 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM EDT
  • Pokfulam, Hong Kong Island
Real Life Examples & Best Practices for Return to Work Programmes - Part Two

Ellevate Hong Kong, TWF and Back to Work are delighted to present the second of a two-part series on Real Life Examples & Best Practices for Return to Work Programmes.

  • Wed, May 4, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
  • Central, Hong Kong Island
Spring Mixer/Planning Your Next Career Move

Join your fellow Ellevate members and future members for our Spring Mixer! This will be a casual networking event with an emphasis on career-related topics for those looking for work and/or considering a career move in San Francisco/Silicon Valley.

  • Tue, May 3, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • San Francisco, CA
#EllevateYourself Twitter Chat with Abha Maryada Banerjee

Please join us at a special earlier time on April 20th for our special #EllevateYourself Twitter Chat with leadership author, speaker and thought innovator Abha Maryada Banerjee (@Abha_Banerjee).

  • Wed, Apr 20, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
  • Online
Brilliant Women: Brilliant Speakers

Do you have a fear of speaking in public? Do you want to speak like a professional? Join us as Lynda Spillane, dishes out advise on how to be your best when the pressure’s on. Whethe...

  • Tue, Apr 19, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • New York, NY
Career advice, wine & cheese with Mrs Moneypenny (FT columnist, author, TV personality)

A night of networking, wine & cheese with Mrs Moneypenny (a.k.a Heather McGregor): Managing careers in an international and ever-changing landscape

  • Mon, Apr 18, 2016 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Central, Hong Kong Island
Planning Your Next Career Move

Join our panel to hear about career paths, the decisions surrounding career changes, and how one can strategize on career advancement. You will also hear about opportunities, including from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

  • Wed, Apr 13, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Design the Life You Love By Ayse Birsel

Join Ayse Birsel, co-founder of Birsel + Seck and award-winning designer of Herman Miller's Resolve Office System, FilzFelt-Knoll Ayse Birsel Collection and the Giada De Laurentiis Collection at Target, for an interactive session designing the life you love.

  • Sat, Apr 2, 2016 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • New York, NY
Connect, Work, Thrive: Return To Work/Career Change Summit

Connect Work Thrive is brand new to NYC. A full day of speakers and workshops on practical topics related to returning to work and changing careers.

  • Thu, Mar 31, 2016 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
  • New York, NY
Franchising 101 - The Girlfriends Guide

Girlfriends Guide to Franchising - The Basics Come join us for a webinar on franchising 101 on one of two possible dates and times. Ask questions, learn "franchise language" , the process of due diligence and more.

  • Wed, Mar 30, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
  • Online
The Empowerment Project - Boulder Film Screening

The Empowerment Project is the incredible journey of a crew of female filmmakers driving across America to encourage, empower, and inspire the next generation of strong women to go after their career ambitions. The film challenges its viewers, “What would you do if you weren’t afraid to fail?"

  • Tue, Mar 29, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:45 PM EDT
  • Boulder, CO
The Empowerment Project - Student Registration

STUDENT REGISTRATION- The Empowerment Project is the incredible journey of a crew of female filmmakers driving across America to empower, and inspire the next generation of strong women to go after their career ambitions. The film asks its viewers, “What would you do if you weren’t afraid to fail?"

  • Tue, Mar 29, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:45 PM EDT
  • Boulder, CO
Citizen's Mark Trunk Show

Come join us for an after work trunk show, connect with an influential community of women on the rise, and shop our Inaugural Collection of Italian Wool Blazers.

  • Tue, Mar 22, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • New York, NY
Celebrating Women Entrepreneurs Summit

Come to the Celebrating Women Entrepreneurs Summit to learn about how other dynamic female entrepreneurs have secured funding, found mentors and cultivated the other elements needed to launch and g...

  • Fri, Mar 18, 2016 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
  • Charleston, SC
The Secret to Successful Career Change

Ever dreamed of doing something different than what you’re doing now? In this Jam Session, speaker Caroline Ceniza-Levine will cover 3 strategies you can implement right now to change careers.

  • Thu, Mar 17, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Online
Running With Heels March Dinner Party: “Tough Cookies Don’t Crumble” Featuring Author and Cosmetic Surgeon Dr. Susan O’Malley

Hear the true story of how a college drop-out working as a secretary for eleven years made the bold decision to go to medical school at the age of 35, while six months pregnant, without a husband.

  • Wed, Mar 9, 2016 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM EST
  • New York, NY
Disrupting the Patriarchy - What Do You Need to Become a Disruptor?

Disrupting the Patriarchy - What do you need to become a Disruptor? Join us for a conversation with makers of tomorrow’s women’s history!

  • Wed, Mar 9, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
  • Philadelphia, PA
#EllevateYourself Twitter Chat with Gentry Lane

Please join us on February 24th for our special #EllevateYourself Twitter Chat with social-good entrepreneur, startup mentor and virtual reality producer Gentry Lane (@TDOProductions).

  • Wed, Feb 24, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
  • Online
Investing In Women: The Funding Story

There are usually two sides to the story and that's no different in the world of start-ups! Join us for an evening of conversation with Adam Quinton, Founder/CEO of Lucas Point Ventures, ...

  • Tue, Feb 23, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • New York, NY
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
Exclusive Evening with Venus Williams

Ellevate Network is excited to bring you an exclusive fireside chat with our very own member extraordinaire, Venus Williams.

  • Thu, Feb 18, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • New York, NY
Change and Transition: Navigating the Chaos and Consequences of Change

Change happens. Learn how to manage it successfully as LisaMarie engages with attendees in her signature seminar, Change and Transition: Navigating the Chaos and Consequences of Change.

  • Wed, Feb 17, 2016 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM EST
  • Durham, NC
#EllevateYourself Twitter Chat with Hanna Hasl-Kelchner

Please join us on February 17th for our special #EllevateYourself Twitter Chat with leadership consultant, best-selling author and radio host Hanna Hasl-Kelchner (@BusinessConfid).

  • Wed, Feb 17, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
  • Online
Leadership Learnings from Female Founders and Funders

Join us for leadership learnings from a group of successful local start-up founders and funders.

  • Thu, Feb 11, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Chapel Hill, NC
Leadership Learnings from Female Founders and Funders (STUDENTS ONLY)

Join us for leadership learnings from a group of successful local start-up founders and funders.

  • Thu, Feb 11, 2016 5:30 AM - 7:30 AM EST
  • Chapel Hill, NC
Discover Your Passion and Purpose with International Executive Coach Catherine Plano

Sign up for the FREE Passion & Purpose Webinar, an introduction to the Total Transformation Series, and discover the steps you need to take to create the incredible life you deserve.

  • Sat, Feb 6, 2016 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM EST
  • Online
This Season’s Hottest Industry: Tech

Interested in a career in tech? Already in tech but want to take your career to the next level? Join the Young Professionals of New York for an evening with three amazing members and get all of your questions answered!

  • Tue, Feb 2, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
  • New York, NY
Reconcile the Work You Love with the Life You Love

Are your ready for your best year ever? 12 Master Teachers are ready to spill the beans with the secrets for transforming your life. Join us for this Free virtual training.

  • Tue, Feb 2, 2016 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Online
The Transitions SIG for Marketers: Informational Interviewing

The Transitions SIG, led by Tricia Lucas, provides a forum for marketers who are between jobs, are under-employed or who simply want to sharpen their personal branding and job search skills.

  • Mon, Feb 1, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST
  • Research Triangle Park, NC