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An Evening with City Council President Pro Tem Barbara Bry: Creating Diverse, Inclusive and Equitable Workplaces

Fostering diversity and inclusion in the workplace takes more than just showing up but what does "more" look like? SD City Council President Pro Tem Barbara Bry will share her experiences and insight.

  • Wed, Nov 14, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • San Diego, CA
Fireside Chat: Spotlight on Women Entrepreneurs

Join us for some real talk with Women Entrepreneurs doing it on their own terms AND in typically male dominated professions.

  • Thu, Nov 8, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • San Diego, CA
Fall Mixer: Wine Up And Network

Join us and come meet our members and other amazing women in the Ellevate Network San Diego Community!

  • Tue, Oct 16, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Effective Marketing Strategies Made Simple

Tired of chasing customers for the next sale? Feel like your marketing is scattered because you are unsure what to focus on? Learn effective marketing strategies to help increase your bottom line.

  • Tue, Oct 9, 2018 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Coffee Break: The Inclusion Dividend: Why Investing in Diversity and Inclusion Pays Off

Join us for coffee and conversation as we talk about how to leverage our male allies and ambassadors to create equality in business.

  • Tue, Oct 9, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Speed Networking: Meet Your Mentor Match — Part 2

We are partnering up with Shavon Lindley (Mentoring Method), an award-winning career development and mentorship strategist for this two part event. This is a Members only event.

  • Wed, Sep 26, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Panel Event: Make the Most of Mentorship (Part One)

We are partnering up with Shavon Lindley (Mentoring Method), an award-winning career development and mentorship strategist for this two part event. Part One is open to both Members and Non-Members.

  • Thu, Sep 20, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Be Bold: How Women Influence Change

Join best-selling author and expert who taught the San Diego Zoo to "Roar with Passion and Purpose," Sandy Asch, for her newest keynote event -- Be Bold: How Women Influence Change.

  • Thu, Aug 30, 2018 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
San Diego Pride Business Mixer

Join us as Co-Sponsors of the SD Pride Business Mixer the #1 celebration to kick off Pride weekend!

  • Thu, Jul 12, 2018 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Am I receiving equal pay for equal work? Tips for pay negotiation.

How can you tell if you are getting paid the same as your male counterparts? Come listen to a local expert talk about what you can do and tips for how negotiate equal pay for equal work.

  • Tue, Jun 12, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
SOLD OUT: Women in Leadership: The Story Behind the Woman

Come meet some of San Diego's women who are leading the way in their industry. Learn their stories and how they became successful in their roles.

  • Tue, May 22, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Coffee Break: Radical Candor - How to Be a Kick Ass Boss

Join us to discuss Kim Scott's book Radical Candor. What qualities does it take to be a great boss?

  • Wed, May 9, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
How Do You Handle Sexual Harassment in the Workplace?

Everyone deserve a safe workplace. Join us for an expert led conversation on workplace harassment. Plus, enjoy lite bites and networking with amazing women!

  • Tue, Apr 24, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Spring Mixer: Celebrate Women in the Workforce for Equal Pay Day

Join us for a Spring-inspired Mixer! It's also Equal Pay Day so let's celebrate the women in the workforce who are working hard at closing the gender pay gap!

  • Tue, Apr 10, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Women's History Month Brunch Celebration: Miss Representation

Join us for a special screening of Miss Representation - a documentary focused on how mainstream media contribute to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America.

  • Sat, Mar 17, 2018 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Small Business Summit – San Diego

SharpHeels Small Business Summit is an intimate and engaging event designed to educate women with a passion for owning their own business. Hear advice from 20+ local small business owners.

  • Thu, Mar 8, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM PST
  • San Diego, CA
Financial Planning Workshop: Women Owning Wealth

Join us for a night of wine, appetizers and expert advice on how you can own your wealth!

  • Wed, Feb 28, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • San Diego, CA
Coffee Break: Talking Nutrition in 2018

Join us for coffee and discussion on how you can maintain a healthy nutritious lifestyle in 2018.

  • Wed, Feb 7, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PST
  • San Diego, CA
Streamline Moderne Architecture - What Is It and Where Is It in Point Loma

Kiley Wallace, Architectural Historian will show examples and discuss the style features. This free event is at the Point Loma Assembly 3035 Talbot Street 92106. Please RSVP

  • Tue, Jan 30, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST
  • San Diego, CA
Coffee Break: Building My Dream Network

Join us for coffee and discussion on how we can build our ideal network.

  • Wed, Jan 24, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PST
  • San Diego, CA
Hera Hub 2018 Business Acceleration Expo

Set your business up for success and get prepared to take flight with a fun & engaging 4 hour event full of advice and support from Hera Hub's GURUs, expert members, and small biz resources!

  • Tue, Jan 23, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM PST
  • San Diego, CA
How to Achieve Balance in 2018

Join us for San Diego's special, intentional networking breakfast in January on how to find balance between work and life in 2018

  • Thu, Jan 18, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PST
  • San Diego, CA
Holiday Bash

Join us in celebrating 2017! Kick back, share some laughs and good times with amazing, brilliant women. FREE for Members. Light nibbles and a drink on us!

  • Thu, Dec 14, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • San Diego, CA
Coffee Break - Communication Techniques For Women at Work

Join us for our quarterly coffee break, where we will have a discussion on key points from Andrea Kramer's "Breaking Through Bias: Communication Techniques for Women to Succeed at Work"

  • Thu, Nov 16, 2017 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PST
  • San Diego, CA
Networking Breakfast - "Planning Your Long-term Goals"

Breakfast and Networking begin at 7:30am followed by an INTERACTIVE and insightful session led by Vanessa Hardy, AVP, Leadership and Organizational Development with LPL Financial.

  • Thu, Oct 19, 2017 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Members Only! High Heel Golfer Event

Join us for a High Heel Golfer Workshop! CEO, Jenn Harris will teach you how to make more green on the greens! Boost your self confidence, golf competence, networking and sales skills.

  • Wed, Oct 4, 2017 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Ladies Who Lunch - Achieving Sexy: Redefining Your Momlife & Mombod

Speaker, author, Sexy Living Strategist, mom of four and founder of the Sexy Mama Movement, Luci Lampe will lead this Lunch Break. Grab a copy on Amazon and join us for a bite and a chat!

  • Thu, Sep 21, 2017 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
End of Summer Soiree

Cocktails, new friends, old friends, women owned businesses...what better way to celebrate the end of summer?

  • Wed, Aug 23, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Why Women Entrepreneurs Need to Think Global:Power Breakfast at the University Club

When your business revenues plateau or decline, how do you keep your business moving forward and growing? Move forward and grow without slashing your prices

  • Tue, Jul 18, 2017 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PDT
  • San Diego, CA
Pride Business Mixer

Join us for a festive happy hour celebrating the LGBT and business community. We're partnered up with LGBT aligned small business support organizations for this event!

  • Thu, Jul 13, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM PDT
  • San Diego, CA