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Chicago Women In Business Conference

The 2009 Chicago Booth CWiB Fall Conference promises to be a valuable experience! The conference will feature panel discussions, a networking reception and a keynote address. As one of the first an...

  • Thu, Oct 15, 2009 8:00 PM - 8:05 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Getting to 50/50: Work-Life Balance Discussion

Join us for the discussion: Getting to 50/50: How Working Couples can Have it All by Sharing it All… and why it’s great for your marriage, your career, your kids… and YOU. Managing a career a...

  • Thu, Oct 8, 2009 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
85 Broads Chicago Chapter Kick-off Happy Hour

Please join fellow members of 85 Broads to share ideas for future chapter events and networking opportunities. As always, relax and network over a martini or two!

  • Tue, Oct 6, 2009 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Fashion Forward: Nina McLemore's Story of Success

From the world of private equity to the world of fashion, Nina McLemore has blazed her own trail. This Columbia MBA share her experiences as a lifelong entrepreneur. Recognized by her peers for her...

  • Wed, May 20, 2009 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Forte Foundation's 2009 Career Lab

-Do you know how to succeed in any environment? -Do you know what’s the right fit for you in this changing business environment? -Do you only have a Plan A but not a Plan B? Join Forté’...

  • Wed, Apr 15, 2009 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Forte Foundation Career Lab at Northwestern Kellogg's School of Management

If picturing a career in finance or accounting bores you to tears, consider this eye-opening fact: the language of business now drives success in EVERY industry including the arts, public service, ...

  • Wed, Apr 15, 2009 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Northwestern Kellogg Women's Business Association Conference

2009 Women’s Business Association Conference “MAKE IT MINE: OWNING YOUR PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE” *The special rate for Northwestern students, faculty, and staff is $20

  • Wed, Mar 4, 2009 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST
  • Evanston, IL
85 Broads NU's Mentors/Mentees Game Night

Bond with your mentor/mentee and get to know other Northwestern 85B members over Catch Phrase, Scattergories and Pizza.

  • Wed, Feb 25, 2009 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Evanston, IL
Chicago GSB Womens Week Chicago

Meet Chicago GSB alumnae at casual gatherings in the U.S. and around the world this October. Come ask all of your questions about business school and Chicago GSB, and get real answers from women in...

  • Wed, Oct 22, 2008 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Women in Business Conference

A panel of women from various industries discussing their experiences in the workforce Speakers include: Joyce Sloan – producer emeritus, Second City Chicago Laura Born – Former Managin...

  • Tue, May 20, 2008 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Career Relaunch: A Forum for Professionals on Career Break Seeking to Return to Work

Are you a Chicago area member currently on career break? Then join 85 Broads members and “Back on the Career Track” co-authors Vivian Steir Rabin and Carol Fishman Cohen and Detours &am...

  • Thu, May 8, 2008 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
2008 Kellogg Women’s Leadership Workshop

This 2-day workshop is designed for high-potential women, early in their career, in industries and functions where an MBA is not considered a part of the traditional career path. April 25 – 2...

  • Fri, Apr 25, 2008 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Climate Change Controversy Creates Investment Opportunities

The controversial concept of global climate change is creating new investment niches. Richard L. Sandor, CEO and Chairman of the Chicago Climate Exchange will share his views on the new investment ...

  • Tue, Apr 15, 2008 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
85 Broads NU Exam Munchies

Come take a study break with 85 Broads Northwestern! Enjoy bagels, doughnuts and other treats and relax for a moment with other members.

  • Mon, Mar 17, 2008 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Tuck Executive Education presents Toppling the Career Ladder: Pathways for Today's Talent

Tuck Executive Education at Dartmouth is launching a four-city roundtable tour to convene corporations, business professionals, and industry experts in discussions about the growing phenomenon of p...

  • Sun, May 20, 2007 8:00 PM - 8:05 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Northwestern University Dance Marathon 2007!

85 Broads is proud to sponsor the Northwestern University DANCE MARATHON! More than thirty years ago, Dance Marathon, the philanthropic child of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity and the Associated Studen...

  • Thu, Mar 1, 2007 7:00 PM - 7:05 PM EST
  • Evanston, IL
Chicago Financial Women and 100 Women in Hedge Funds present: Women Leaders in the Hedge Fund Industry

Every year, Fortune Magazine features an issue on the 50 most powerful women in business. Last year, Fortune supplemented this issue with a piece called “Where the Women Aren’t”, ...

  • Wed, Feb 21, 2007 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
85 Broads presents: An Evening with Debra Snider, February 1st!

85 Broads in partnership with Citadel presents AN EVENING WITH DEBRA SNIDER with an introduction by Kristin Fox Thursday, February 1, 2007 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Citadel Investment Group 131 S. ...

  • Thu, Feb 1, 2007 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Chicago GSB Women’s Week

University of Chicago GSB alumnae welcome prospective students during the third annual Chicago GSB Women’s Week. Most events take place during the week of October 16 and are hosted by individual a...

  • Tue, Oct 24, 2006 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL