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(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
[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
Executive Council & Innovator Breakfast Series Cancelled

Join us for breakfast and explore the topic of Money Values & Beliefs with speaker Jayne Ellegard.

  • Thu, Mar 19, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
Ellevate Twin Cities Book Club: Brave Not Perfect

Our first pick of 2020 is Brave, Not Perfect: Fear Less, Fail More, and Live Bolder by Reshma Saujani. Read the whole book, a chapter or the summary, come and discuss how YOU can be BRAVE!

  • Tue, Feb 11, 2020 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM CST
  • Hopkins, MN
National Girls and Women in Sports Day Initaitive

How do we build confident, gritty, gutsy girls who aren't afraid to fail? Find out! For Moms, Teachers, Coaches, Aunties, and Dads too!

  • Wed, Feb 5, 2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Minneapolis, MN
Being Ambitious and Happy, at the Same Time: A Panel Discussion

How do successful women stay centered and keep joy in their lives-in the midst of work that can be stressful, demanding, and unpredictable? Join us for stories and guidance from successful executives.

  • Tue, Feb 4, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Bloomington, MN
Executive Council & Innovator Member Happy Hour

Join us for a casual evening of cocktails, bubbles & conversation at The Trapeze Champagne Bar! Connect with Executive Council and Innovator Members and celebrate with the Ellevate community.

  • Wed, Nov 6, 2019 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM CST
  • Minneapolis, MN
Ellevate Twin Cities Book Club: How Women Rise

Our next pick is How Women Rise by Sally Helgesen and Marshall Goldsmith. Read the whole book, a chapter or the summary, come and discuss how YOU can RISE!

  • Tue, Oct 29, 2019 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
September Member Showcase Dinner: Defining Success on Your Own Terms with Teresa Marchek

Join us for our next Member Showcase Dinner featuring Twin Cities Ellevate member, Teresa Marchek. Enjoy dinner, connections & conversations at the lovely Woman's Club of Minneapolis.

  • Thu, Sep 19, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
Strengthing Personal Connections to Improve Results - Executive Council & Innovator Members Breakfast

Learn about how to strengthen your personal and professional network with Executive Coach, Ann Ruschy

  • Thu, Sep 12, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
Ellevate Twin Cities Book Club: Presence by Amy Cuddy

Our next book club pick is Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges by Amy Cuddy. Read the whole book, a chapter or the summary, come and discuss your Presence!

  • Tue, Aug 20, 2019 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
Executive Council & Innovator Member Breakfast: Leading an Authentic Life

Attention Executive Council & Innovator members! Join us for a breakfast roundtable with Executive Coach Ann Houser as she guides us through a meaningful conversation on Leading an Authentic Life.

  • Thu, Jul 11, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
May Member Showcase Dinner: Job Crafting with Sarita Parikh

Join us at the Women's Club to hear Sarita Parikh share real-world stories of how she moved from her role as a technologist to building broader business expertise and a seat at the executive table.

  • Thu, May 16, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
Driving Innovative Culture - Building Teams to Support Creativity, Risk-Taking + Trust

Join us for a special breakfast conversation about creating and maintaining innovative workplace culture featuring panelists across a wide array of digital teams.

  • Thu, May 9, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
February Member Showcase Dinner

Join us for our next Member Showcase Dinner featuring Twin Cities Ellevate member, Maggie Knoke. Enjoy dinner, connections & conversations at the lovely Woman's Club of Minneapolis. Space is limited!

  • Thu, Feb 28, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST
  • Minneapolis, MN
Donut Mess with Us: Bullying in the Workplace

Bullying goes beyond the playground and is more prevalent now than ever. What are the tools to end workplace intimidation and harassment?

  • Thu, Jan 31, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST
  • Minneapolis, MN
Know Your Worth: The Art of Negotiation - SOLD OUT

Join Ellevate Twin Cities and West Monroe Partners on August 9th for lunch and a panel discussion on how to become your own best advocate and hone the art of negotiation.

  • Thu, Aug 9, 2018 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
Confidence 101: Speaking Without Apology - SOLD OUT

Join Ellevate Twin Cities and Accenture over lunch on Friday, December 8th and hear our panel discuss how to speak with confidence and without apology.

  • Fri, Dec 8, 2017 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM CST
  • Minneapolis, MN
Powerful Leadership - Tapping into Your Effectiveness as a Leader

Join the Ellevate Twin Cities Chapter & West Monroe Partners for a panel on how to be an effective and powerful leader!

  • Thu, Oct 12, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT
  • Minneapolis, MN
Become a More Effective Communicator: A Session With Anthony Vincent Bova

93% of what you communicate is non-verbal: If you could be a more effective communicator, would you? Connect with Ellevate members and Tunheim guests while increasing your communication skills.

  • Thu, Sep 15, 2016 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Bloomington, MN