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Secrets of the Digital Sisterhood

“Networks are the new companies”—says 85 Broads leader Sallie Krawcheck, and that’s good news for women. There’s a new network, and it’s changing how things are done. Recognizing the growing econo...

  • Thu, Oct 24, 2013 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Providing a Liquid Alternative - Wine as an Investment

Back by popular demand is the Boston Chapter’s third installment of our “Alternative Investments” series. We’ve featured fine jewelry and art, now it’s time for wine! Our speaker, Jennifer Williams...

  • Mon, Sep 30, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Boston Chapter - Come meet our new leaders!

Please join us in welcoming Sallie Krawcheck and Allyson McDonald to 85 Broads! We are excited to have our new business leaders in Boston for the day. We hope you can join us for the evening rece...

  • Thu, Aug 8, 2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Boston Power Circle Luncheon - Anatomy of a Blindside

The workplace is a highly politicized environment where key decisions about who gets ahead, who gets the plum assignments, and who gets the scarce resources are not just decided on merit. There is ...

  • Thu, Jul 11, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Anatomy of a Blindside

The workplace is a highly politicized environment where key decisions about who gets ahead, who gets the plum assignments, and who gets the scarce resources are not just decided on merit. There is ...

  • Wed, Jul 10, 2013 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
eMakeover: Optimize your online profile

85 Broads is partnering up with Boston Women in Finance and CFO Roundtable for a great night of networking and an eMakeover! Bios & LinkedIn profiles have become the new standard professional ...

  • Thu, Jun 6, 2013 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Art as an Investment

Join Diane McManus Jensen, author of The Art of Collecting, for a fascinating art discussion and evening networking. Her book reveals private collectors’ discoveries of art and artists, and t...

  • Thu, May 16, 2013 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Net:Fix Networking Luncheon

net:fix Due to the demand for the first event, we have added a second lunch date option. Join 85 Broads for an intimate networking lunch in the city, complete with fixins’! You liked Dinner...

  • Wed, Apr 3, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Educate, Empower, Transform: The Role of Girls' Education in the Developing World

Due to weather concerns, this event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled in the near future. More than 600 million adolescent girls are living today in developing countries. These gi...

  • Tue, Mar 19, 2013 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Launch 2013: Career Strategies Dinner

Research shows that focus is important for more than delivering results. The less your mind wanders, the happier you are. Join us for a lively discussion on how to Launch 2013 with less distract...

  • Tue, Jan 15, 2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Boston, MA
[85 Broads] - 12/12/12 Promoting Gender Diversity – and the Bottom Line

Be part of the national conversation. Join us for lunch and a panel discussion on December 12, 2012! 11:45AM – 1:45PM Linda K. Paresky Conference Center Simmons College Gender Diversity in US Compa...

  • Wed, Dec 12, 2012 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM EST
  • Boston, MA
To Be Rich or To Be Queen - Our Founder's Dilemmas

In order to build a successful business, you must first understand the true intentions of the founder- you! What type of company are you building? What role do you want to play in the short and lon...

  • Wed, Dec 5, 2012 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM EST
  • Cambridge, MA
Relationship Capital Workshop: How to Make Your Network Work for You

The Business of Networking….Join the Boston Chapter of 85 Broads for an interactive panel discussion with some networking experts to hear them discuss how they make their networks work for them. D...

  • Mon, Nov 26, 2012 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Boston, MA
[85 Broads] - A Revolution Hidden in Plain Sight: Women Transforming the Meaning of Power, Leadership and Success

Do you have to become one of the boys to be successful in a man’s world? Dr Birute Regine, developmental psychologist, speaker, coach, and author of Iron Butterflies: Women transforming themselves...

  • Thu, Nov 8, 2012 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Boston, MA
Light the Dark - Defining Responsible Digital Citizenship

Join us with 85 Broads Power Circle Member Kelley Misata as she shares her story as a survivor of a multi-year cyber stalking campaign that led her to start her own organization Light the Dark, whi...

  • Thu, Sep 27, 2012 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Women Fighting Hunger: A Greater Boston Food Bank Focus

A Breakfast with Catherine D’Amato, President & CEO, The Greater Boston Food Bank and Gail Graham, Chair of Women Fighting Hunger and EVP, Fidelity Breakfast starts at 8am, 8:30 opening remark...

  • Thu, Jul 26, 2012 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Women in Finance Personal Branding Panel

Join us for an engaging panel discussion on personal branding! What’s your story? How would you describe your own personal brand? Do you know how to communicate and grow your own personal ...

  • Mon, Jun 25, 2012 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Dare, Dream, Do!

Most of us don’t realize our potential…or remotely understand our own capabilities. Come join us for an evening of daring and dreaming with Whitney Johnson, the author of “Dare, D...

  • Mon, Jun 18, 2012 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Jewelry as an Investment

Spend an evening discovering how to make smart jewelry acquisitions with Katherine Huang, a Private Jeweler based in Boston. Katherine is a board member of 85 Broads Boston. She works by referral o...

  • Thu, May 3, 2012 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Dinner with Strangers

Attend as Strangers…Leave as friends This fun evening has become our signature event and is extremely popular. As a result we are offering two separate evenings. Have fun mingling with your n...

  • Mon, Apr 23, 2012 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
85 Broads Boston University: Spring Conference 2012

The Boston University Chapter presents its fourth annual spring conference titled “In Her Shoes.” This year’s theme features over 25 professional women at the managerial and execu...

  • Sat, Apr 14, 2012 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Dinner with Strangers

Attend as Strangers…Leave as friends This fun evening has become our signature event and is extremely popular. As a result we are offering two separate evenings. Have fun mingling with your n...

  • Mon, Apr 9, 2012 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
New and Interested Members Meet and Greet Social

Meet and mingle with your fellow 85 Broads members in-person over drinks. Discover ways to be involved with 85 Broads – Boston, and what the organization can do for you. Feel free to bring f...

  • Tue, Feb 7 6:00 PM - Wed, Feb 8 5:00 PM EST
  • Boston, MA
Boston Chapter 2012 Kickoff Event

Join us for an evening of networking and fun. Our kickoff to 2012 will be held at 1154 Lill on Newbury Street. Hear an update on the Boston Chapter and get a sneak preview of our plans for the rest...

  • Thu, Jan 19, 2012 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Boston, MA
Power Lunch: Do you have your Black Bag?

People of wealth and celebrity can sometimes be the victims—medically speaking—of their own success. Even high-profile patients can sometimes receive sub-standard medical care. Why should this be,...

  • Tue, Nov 15, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST
  • Boston, MA
Women Lead the Way - Power Circle luncheon

Join us for a power lunch (exclusively for Power Circle members), hosted by PAX World Investments, and conversation with Linda Tarr-Whelan, author of Women Lead the Way: Your Guide to Stepping Up ...

  • Fri, Jun 3, 2011 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Dinner With Strangers

Have fun mingling with your new network! This event is a chance to enjoy great food, fun, and conversation with your future business contacts or friends. $45 for 85 Broads Members Cash Bar REGISTER...

  • Thu, May 26, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Women in Corporate Leadership: Increasing the Numbers and Changing the Game

Are you concerned that there are so few women in corporate leadership positions? Do you want to change this dynamic? Would you like to learn how? Join the 85 Broads Boston Professional and 85 Broad...

  • Wed, Apr 20, 2011 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Boston, MA
Boston University Chapter of 85 Broads presents "Confessions of an Entrepreneur"

The 85 Broads Boston University Chapter presents its annual Spring Conference. This year the theme is “Confessions of an Entrepreneur,” where various CEO’s and founders share thei...

  • Sat, Apr 2 10:00 PM - Sun, Apr 3 2:00 AM EDT
  • Boston, MA
85 Broads - Boston University Finale Networking Event

The Boston University Chapter of 85 Broads invites all of its members and anyone interested in joining 85 Broads to a delicious dessert buffet event! Our BU chapter also extends an invitation to th...

  • Wed, Dec 1, 2010 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EST
  • Brookline, MA