Connect, Learn & Thrive Professional Women's Event

On Wednesday, March 7th, I was fortunate enough to attend a workshop entitled, “Connect, Learn & Thrive,” hosted by the Women’s Leadership Center at the American Management Association. This one-day event brought together women from all over the country for professional development and networking. From the icebreaker activity at the beginning of the day that had all participants meet five people that they didn’t know previously, to the morning session that asked each table to come up with challenges that they face in the workplace, every single part of the day felt intentional and left attendees with various takeaways to help them long after the workshop ended.Read more


TEDWomen Conference: Humbled. Inspired. Prepared.

The vibrant flare of the Bayou City (New Orleans). The power of 3,500 women gathered to explore, engage and create. The effervescent and contagious energy of speakers from around the globe.

These statements encapsulate my time at TEDWomen, a three-day conference under the TEDTalk platform created specifically for women and girls to convene and offer inspiration and solutions through their personal stories and experiences.Read more


WLN Chicago ‘Soars’ in 2018

WLN Chicago kicked off 2018 in style with Soaring to New Heights: a speaker event featuring Anne Toulouse of The Boeing Company. Anne has been a fabulous partner to many at IPG, so attendees were excited to hear her wisdom around successful leadership and growth for women in the marketing world.

Finding Balance Between Success and Philanthropy

Last week, the Atlanta chapter had its final event of the year, “Finding Balance Between Success and Philanthropy.” Guest speaker Jennifer Levine Hartz from Corporate Hartz LLC shared the expertise and wisdom she’s gained in this area throughout her impressive career in strategic CSR and family philanthropy.Read more

WLN Singapore Hosts Speed Networking Event

To close out 2017, WLN Singapore hosted a speed-networking event with over 25 participants from across the IPG Network including Golin, IPG Mediabrands, Jack Morton, Mullen Lowe, MWG APAC, MWG Singapore, Octagon, RGA and Weber Shandwick.Read more

A Look at the 3% Conference - Beyond Gender

Earlier this month, I was given the opportunity to attend the 3% Conference. In its sixth year, this year’s conference was centered around a single theme--Beyond Gender. While the name and history of the event speak to the rise of women in our industry, this year’s theme was broader in how it defined minority.Read more


WLN Stamford Hosts Wellness Event with Caryn Sullivan

Over 40 women from the Women’s Leadership Network-Stamford chapter attended a wellness event and workshop November 16th featuring healthy lifestyle writer and motivational speaker, Caryn Sullivan, from Pretty Wellness, a company that aims to inspire people to take small steps toward better health. Read more

Networking, Self-care, and Puppies – Oh my!

Self-care was in the air at WLN Chicago’s latest event. The chapter hosted a night of networking and guided discussion about self-care for women leaders, with an immersive pet therapy experience with shelter animals from The Anti-Cruelty Society. Attendees connected over their shared struggles and triumphs with balancing work and life, and took much-deserved time to relax with some furry friends.

"My Year of Whittling" with Kelly Fredrickson

 

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Thursday, November 16th:
6:00: Registration, Refreshments and Networking
6:30: Program
7:30: Q+A and Networking
8:00: Program Ends

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53 State Street 35th Floor
Boston MA 02109

Communication in the Workplace

The Atlanta WLN chapter hosted its third event and had a great turnout with about 38 ladies in attendance! The theme was “Communication in the Workplace” and we discussed the use of team collaboration technologies to improve communication, productivity and outputs, and how technology can often help overcome distance as a barrier.Read more