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Coffee Chat (virtual) Looking Out at 2021: What's Your One Word?

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for virtual Coffee Chat!

  • Thu, Dec 17, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Online
  • Chicago
Downtown Power Coffee Series: Personal Board of Directors (Virtual Event)

Start the day right with great coffee and great conversation. Our topic will be Building Your Personal Board of Directors - which is a powerful way to advance your professional and personal goals!

  • Wed, Jul 8, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Downtown Power Coffee Series: Shifting into a Leadership Mindset

Start the day right with great coffee and great conversation. Our topic will be Shifting into a Leadership Mindset. Don't forget your business cards!

  • Wed, Jun 10, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Downtown Power Coffee Series: Imposter Syndrome (VIRTUAL)

Start the day right with great coffee and great conversation. Our topic will be Imposter Syndrome.

  • Wed, May 13, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Online
  • Chicago
Oak Brook Power Morning CoffeeCancelled

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a Power Morning Coffee in Oak Brook.

  • Thu, Mar 26, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Oak Brook, IL
Oak Brook Power Morning Coffee

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a Power Morning Coffee in Oak Brook.

  • Thu, Feb 27, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Oak Brook, IL
Oak Brook Power Morning Coffee

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a Power Morning Coffee in Oak Brook.

  • Thu, Jan 30, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Oak Brook, IL
Oak Brook Power Morning Coffee

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a Power Morning Coffee in Oak Brook.

  • Thu, Dec 19, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Oak Brook, IL
Mastering Time Workshop: Chicago Location

Do you feel like it's a battle to beat the clock, make deadlines, uphold standing commitments, prioritize chores, and avoid distractions?

  • Wed, Dec 4, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST
  • Chicago, IL
Mastering Time Workshop: Schaumburg Location

Do you feel like it's a battle to beat the clock, make deadlines, uphold standing commitments, prioritize chores, and avoid distractions?

  • Wed, Dec 4, 2019 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM CST
  • Schaumburg, IL
Women on Boards 2020 - The 8th National Conversation on Board Diversity

Join Women on Boards for their 8th annual national conversation on board diversity. This year's theme: Winning Together Now: How Can We Engage Allies To Increase Gender Diversity?

  • Thu, Nov 21, 2019 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM CST
  • Chicago, IL
Mentor Meet-Up Downtown Morning Coffee: Balancing Career & Self-Care

Join Tanya Stanfield for a downtown power morning coffee! Registration ends November 8th.

  • Tue, Nov 12, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST
  • Chicago, IL
Canceled - Executive & Innovator Lunch: Be Career Wise & Grow Your Career

Join Robyn Clark for lunch and engaging conversation about growing your career. Registration ends October 31st. Lunch is included with registration.

  • Mon, Nov 4, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
  • Chicago, IL
Executive & Innovator Lunch: When To Speak Up and When to Shut Up

Join Beth Lye for a conversation about "When To Speak Up and When to Shut Up. Registration ends October 11th. Lunch is included.

  • Tue, Oct 15, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
  • Chicago, IL
Rescheduled: Executive / Innovator Lunch: Leading Others

Join Kim Kleeman for lunch and engaging conversation. Registration ends September 27th. Lunch is included with registration.

  • Tue, Oct 1, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
  • Chicago, IL
Oak Brook Power Morning Coffee

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a Power Morning Coffee in Oak Brook. Join Ellevate today, and use code IDESERVEIT for 20% off membership. *Offer ends September 30th.

  • Thu, Sep 26, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Oak Brook, IL
Executive & Innovator Lunch: The Quiet Breadwinner and how to Ellevate your parenting

Join Ann Freeman and Cara Pollard, for an engaging conversation about the roles of "The Quiet Breadwinner." and how to Ellevate your parenting. Lunch is included.

  • Mon, Sep 16, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
  • Chicago, IL
Mentor Meet-Up Downtown Morning Coffee: Motivation: Finding It, Keeping It, Believing It

Join Ginny Trainor for a downtown power morning coffee! Registration ends September 6th. Join Ellevate today, and use code IDESERVEIT for 20% off membership. *Offer ends September 30th.

  • Tue, Sep 10, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Chicago, IL
Oak Brook Power Morning Coffee

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a Power Morning Coffee in Oak Brook.

  • Thu, Aug 29, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Oak Brook, IL
Executive & Innovator Lunch: Pathway to Promotion

Join Rana Lee for an engaging leadership lunch about "A Manager's Perspective on When and How to Promote Staff." Registration ends August 16th. Lunch is included with registration.

  • Tue, Aug 20, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
  • Chicago, IL
Executive & Innovator Lunch: Career Relevance at Any Stage

We'll explore how to cultivate career relevance across all career stages with marketing strategist Janine MacLachlan.

  • Mon, Aug 5, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
  • Chicago, IL
Oakbrook Power Morning Coffee with Chris Johnson

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a Power Morning Coffee in Oakbrook.

  • Thu, Jul 25, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Oak Brook, IL
Executive & Innovator Lunch: The Importance of Positivity in Reaching Your Goals

Join Terry McDougall for an engaging leadership lunch. Registration closes July 12th. Lunch is included with registration.

  • Tue, Jul 16, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
  • Chicago, IL
Mentor Meet-Up Downtown Morning Coffee with Kate Liebelt - “Waze” to Navigate Difficult Work Situations

“Waze” to Navigate Extremely Difficult Work Situations for Optimal Success: Lessons from the Experts

  • Fri, Jul 12, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Chicago, IL
Navigating Life Series: Mindfulness in the Ups and Downs of Everyday Life (3 of 3)

This series helps you re-calibrate your internal GPS. Workshop 3 shows you how to be with ‘what is,’ and let go of your attachments to how things ‘should be' vs. 'how they are.'

  • Thu, Jul 11, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM CDT
  • Oak Brook, IL
Oakbrook Power Morning Coffee with Chris Johnson

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a Power Morning Coffee in Oakbrook.

  • Thu, Jun 27, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Oak Brook, IL
Navigating Life Series: Breakthrough Conversations (2 of 3)

This series helps you re-calibrate your internal GPS. Workshop 2 has you test drive the essentials of impactful conversation - pause, presence, deep listening, and standing your ground.

  • Thu, Jun 6, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM CDT
  • Oak Brook, IL
Executive / Innovator Lunch with Tami Chapek - Drive vs Self Care

Join Tami Chapek for an Executive / Innovator lunch and engaging conversation. Registration ends May 30th. Lunch is included with registration.

  • Mon, Jun 3, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
  • Chicago, IL
Oakbrook Power Morning Coffee - Giving & Receiving Feedback

Join Chris Johnson, PsyD, founder of Q4 Consulting, for a Power Morning Coffee in Oakbrook.

  • Thu, May 30, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
  • Oak Brook, IL
Improv Skills for Creativity and Collaboration with Nicole Frier

Join us for a fun, interactive workshop and learn how improv techniques can create high impact networking results. No stage experience necessary!

  • Wed, May 22, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM CDT
  • Chicago, IL