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Savvy Social Security Planning: What Baby Boomers Need to Know to Maximize Retirement Income

You are Cordially Invited to Attend an Educational Workshop Savvy Social Security Planning: What Baby Boomers Need to Know to Maximize Retirement Income Presented by: Marilyn Zilka, CFP®, Senior...

  • Wed, Feb 29, 2012 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Lincolnshire, IL
Fireside Chat with Lydia Fisher

Join us for an evening of inspiration, education and mentorship. Continuing our series, the Fireside Chat is designed to provide small group discussions on challenges in today’s workplace and...

  • Tue, Jan 10, 2012 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
January First Mondays Happy Hour

Start your month off right…Same place, same time, every first Monday of the month. We’ll be there! RSVP to schwartzl@kirkland.com

  • Mon, Jan 9, 2012 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Chicago Chapter Holiday Party

Shopping for a Good Cause Please join us for an evening of networking, shopping and giving hosted by 85 Broads Power Circle Member, Mary Liz Lehman, Founder and CEO of Perchance Boutique. *We wil...

  • Thu, Dec 1, 2011 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Chicago 85 Broads Power Breakfast

Devi Vallabheneni & Melissa Hayes from MBA IQ® will lead a lively discussion and debate the question, “Should Everyone Get an MBA?” Whether you are an MBA, non-MBA, MBA-aspirant, le...

  • Thu, Nov 10, 2011 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Fireside Chat with Lydia Fisher

An evening of inspiration, education and mentorship. Continuing our series, the Fireside Chat is designed to provide small group discussions on challenges in today’s workplace and how to ach...

  • Thu, Oct 27, 2011 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Women's Entrepreneur Panel

Join us for an engaging evening and vibrant panel discussion with several of Chicago’s top women entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. Gain important perspective on careers in entrepreneurship, in...

  • Wed, Oct 5, 2011 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Fireside Chat with Lydia Fisher

Continuing our monthly series, the Fireside Chat is designed to provide small group discussions on challenges in today’s workplace. Hosted at the home of Lydia Fisher, the author of “Cinderella of ...

  • Tue, Aug 9, 2011 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Chicago Benefit for Indego Africa

Celebrate the progress and contribute to the future success of Indego Africa. Support this innovative enterprise that uses a fair trade approach for ending systematic poverty in Africa. IA continu...

  • Thu, Jul 14, 2011 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Build on What's Working For You: The Foundation for Successful Leadership

The Chicago Chapter of 85 Broads presents a Leadership Circle with Host Dr. Carolyn Friend: An evening of exploring and enhancing your leadership skills. Dr. Friend will lead us in an interactive d...

  • Thu, Jun 23, 2011 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
A Fireside Chat with Lydia Fisher

The Chicago Chapter presents its latest Fireside Chat with Lydia Fisher – an evening of inspiration, education and mentorship. Continuing their series, the Fireside Chat is designed to provid...

  • Thu, Jun 16, 2011 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Fireside Chat with Lydia Fisher

Continuing our monthly series, the Fireside Chat is designed to provide small group discussions on challenges in today’s workplace. Hosted at the home of Lydia Fisher, the author of “Cindere...

  • Thu, May 12, 2011 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Booth Women's Week: Chicago

Meet Chicago Booth alumnae at casual gatherings around the world, including host Pammy Baskies, Booth MBA ‘10. Come ask all of your questions about business school and Chicago, and get real answers...

  • Tue, May 10, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
85 Broads Chicago First Mondays

Same Place, Same Time, Every first Monday of the month…

  • Sat, May 7, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Fashion and Beauty in Business

The Chicago Chapter of 85 Broads and Saks Fifth Avenue present “Fashion and Beauty in Business.” Please join us for an evening dedicated to women in business, providing a new look at h...

  • Thu, May 5, 2011 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Crain's 8th Annual Small Business Forum

As the economy shows signs of warming up, hear a panel of women business owners discuss the growth of their business and the greatest challenges and opportunities for this year and next. Panel Disc...

  • Wed, Apr 13, 2011 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
"Empowering Women in Media" Conference

“Although women now comprise roughly half of American workers and earn nearly 60% of university degrees, only 24% of the people heard or read about in print, radio and television news are fem...

  • Fri, Apr 8, 2011 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
85 Broads Northwestern/Chicago Chapter Panel Discussion

The Northwestern Chapter of 85 Broads welcomes the Chicago Chapter to mix, mingle and learn. The event will begin with a panel of the Chicago Chapter Leaders to discuss 85 Broads and will finish w...

  • Wed, Mar 30, 2011 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Fireside Chat with Lydia Fisher

The Chicago Chapterof 85 Broads presents a Fireside Chat with Lydia Fisher An evening of inspiration, education and mentorship. Continuing our monthly series, the Fireside Chat is designed to provi...

  • Tue, Mar 22, 2011 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
The Past, Present, and Future of Chicago's Derivatives Exchanges

85 Broads Member Erika S. Olson, author of the new book “Zero-Sum Game,” will be presenting at the University Club of Chicago. All are welcome to attend, but the registration deadline i...

  • Wed, Feb 23, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
"Fireside Chat" with Lydia Fisher

Continuing our series, the Fireside Chat is designed to provide small group discussions on challenges in today’s workplace. Hosted at the home of Lydia Fisher, the author of “Cinderella of W...

  • Tue, Feb 22, 2011 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Women in the Boardroom (Chicago)

Women in the Boardroom, formerly known as Women on Boards, is an executive leadership event designed to assist in the preparation for board service – better qualifying and connecting attendee...

  • Mon, Jan 24, 2011 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Fireside Chat with Lydia Fisher

An evening of inspiration, education and mentorship. Continuing our monthly series, the Fireside Chat is designed to provide small group discussions on challenges in today’s workplace. Hosted at t...

  • Wed, Jan 5, 2011 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Fireside Chat

A monthly gathering of inspiration, education and mentorship. The Fireside Chat is designed to provide small group discussions on challenges in today’s workplace. Hosted at the home of Lydia Fis...

  • Tue, Dec 7, 2010 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Chicago Chapter Annual Holiday Soiree

Mingle with 85 Broad Chapter Leaders and Members at our last event of the year. Thanks to our local members we have grown at an exceptional rate and continue to expand our network both locally and ...

  • Wed, Nov 17, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Acumen Fund Chicago Dignity Photography Exhibit and Auction

Chicago for Acumen and Nuru Project present DIGNITY, a one night photography auction and exhibition benefiting Acumen Fund, a non-profit venture fund that uses entrepreneurial approaches to allevia...

  • Sat, Nov 13, 2010 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
October 26th: An Evening with Entrepreneurs

Fee: $25 Members & $30 Non Members, Hors D’Oeuvres included, Cash Bar RSVP: To Register and Pay please send your payment to meganbeausang@gmail.com at www.paypal.com **Be sure when you send the...

  • Tue, Oct 26, 2010 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Chicago 85 Broads September Cocktail Hour at Catherine Edelman Gallery

Please join the Chicago Chapter of 85 Broads for our September Power Cocktail Hour! Get to know other Chicago Chapter members and learn more about evaluating and buying art through an interactive ...

  • Wed, Sep 29, 2010 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Chicago Chapter September Cocktail Hour

Please join the Chicago Chapter of 85 Broads for our September Power Cocktail Hour! Get to know other Chicago Chapter members and learn more about evaluating and buying art through an interactive ...

  • Wed, Sep 29, 2010 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Chicago Race for the Cure - Team 85 Broads

http://chicagoland.info-komen.org/site/TR/RacefortheCure/HIL_ChicagolandAreaAffiliate?team_id=138603&pg=team&fr_id=1843 See Team Page to register and for event info.

  • Sat, Sep 25, 2010 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM EDT
  • Chicago, IL