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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
Design Your Life, Design Your Own Career

Are you ready to take on something really important this year––your career?

  • Tue, Mar 24, 2020 6:30 PM - 8:30 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
Strengths-Based Management Workshop

Clarify your unique management style, learn the tools and best practices of high performing managers, and walk away with actionable strategies for strengthening your leadership skills.

  • Thu, Dec 12, 2019 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
Writing Hacks for Busy People

This workshop will teach you proven writing and editing tools—used by pros at Fortune 500s and the U.S. Special Forces—to help you write faster, use fewer words, and make a greater impact.

  • Thu, Nov 7, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
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
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
Mind-Body Practices: Mindfulness & Movement

Learn how to tap into the power within you to relieve stress and increase well-being! Find out how mindfulness practices can help you more skillfully cope with challenges.

  • Sat, Jun 29, 2019 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
  • Bethesda, MD
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
Sharpen Your Skills: Professional Women's Advancement Summit

Do you know how to position yourself for career advancement? Positioning yourself for career advancement means more than understanding the clear-cut obvious skills required for your success.

  • Sat, Jun 22, 2019 9:00 AM - 5:00 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
PurpleCON Conference

PurpleCON is a two-day brand and business amplification event that helps women and diverse founders leverage authentic, inspiring brand storytelling to connect with clients, partners and investors.

  • Fri, Apr 5, 2019 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
PurpleCON Pre-Conference

PurpleCON is a two-day brand and business amplification conference that helps women and diverse founders leverage inspiring brand storytelling to attract clients, partners and investors.

  • Thu, Apr 4, 2019 12:00 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
AspireHer: Empowering Women In Business

Join us at Capital One’s AspireHER to hear from the best and brightest founders in a half-day event designed to inspire, motivate, and educate female business owners.

  • Tue, Oct 23, 2018 8:30 AM - 11:30 PM EDT
  • Tysons, VA
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