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Kickoff Event: North Shore Power Morning Coffee

Join Ellevate members Terry McDougall and Flor Hasselbring for our first North Shore morning coffee! Meet fellow Ellevate members in the North Shore and brainstorm North Shore programming for 2018!

  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM CDT
  • Highland Park, IL
Northwest Suburb Lunch with Denise Hansard, CEO, Coaching2Dream

Join members and prospective members for a luncheon hosted by Denise Hansard, CEO of Coaching2Dream. Lunch is included with registration.

  • Thursday, May 17, 2018 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM CDT
  • Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Lunch Event: Spring Forward!

Denise Hansard, an executive life coach, will lead an engaging conversation about resetting - a timely topic for the spring season!

  • Thursday, March 15, 2018 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM CDT
  • Schaumburg, IL
Women in Business Summit & Pitch Competition

Join us as Sunshine Enterprises hosts its 2nd annual Women in Business Summit in Evanston! This year's summit will bring together entrepreneurs and working professionals from around the Chicago area. The event includes education, networking and a chance to win money for your business.

  • Saturday, August 13, 2016 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
New York Times Bestseller Meg Waite Clayton discusses The Race for Paris

New York Times bestselling author Meg Waite Clayton will discuss her new novel, The Race for Paris, the story of two journalists vying to make history by reporting the liberation of Paris in t...

  • Friday, September 18, 2015 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT
  • Lincolnshire, IL
Learn, Mingle and Be Inspired by Successful Female Entrepreneurs

For one night only, some of Chicagoland’s most interesting female entrepreneurs are donating their time and expertise to help guide aspiring small business owners and to benefit The Kindness ...

  • Thursday, February 27, 2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
  • Evanston, IL
Learn, Mingle and Be Inspired by Successful Female Entrepreneurs

For one night only, some of Chicagoland’s most interesting female entrepreneurs are donating their time and expertise to help guide aspiring small business owners and to benefit The Kindness ...

  • Thursday, February 27, 2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
  • Evanston, IL
Northwestern University Undergraduate Womens Welcome to 85 Broads

New undergraduate members will be introduced to 85 Broads and current members will have an opportunity to reconnect.

  • Thursday, October 18, 2012 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
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...

  • Wednesday, February 29, 2012 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Lincolnshire, 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...

  • Wednesday, March 30, 2011 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Women's Business Association Conference

Kellogg School of Management’s annual WIB Conference

  • Friday, April 9, 2010 8:00 PM - 8:05 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, ...

  • Wednesday, April 15, 2009 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL