Nail Your Niche: Actionable Tips to Excel in Your Career & Maximize Your Network

Join Female Strong's Young Professionals Program for an impactful discussion around building your network & developing leadership skills with accomplished women in Chicago's corporate world.


Mon, March 13, 2023

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM CDT


225 W Wacker Amenity Floor

225 W Wacker 4th Floor

Chicago, IL 60606


Calling all emerging leaders, young professionals, and supporters of Female Strong! Join Female Strong's Young Professionals Program for "Nail Your Niche," our first event of 2023 hosted at the newly reimagined amenity floor at 225 W Wacker. Hosted in partnership with Cushman & Wakefield, Stream Realty Partners, and Spear Street Capital, this fireside chat will tackle important topics for emerging leaders—whether you just received your dream job/promotion, are looking to advance in your current role, or have begun to explore a new career path. Speakers will share personal experiences and advice around building personal and professional networks, developing as a leader in your industry, establishing yourself as a promotion-worthy team member, tips for making a career change, and more related topics. Raffle tickets for a spa package to AIRE Ancient Baths will be available for purchase during the event, and a winner will be drawn after the discussion. Speakers include: - Florence Ann Romano, Vice-President of Business Strategy at Yakkety Yak & Author of Build Your Village: A Guide to Finding Joy and Community in Every Stage of Life - Sheila Sipes, Business Development Director, Commercial Interiors & Vice President at HKS Architects and President of the Chicago Chapter of CoreNet - Candace Washington, Chief Empowerment Officer, Pivotal Impact The event will start at 11:30 a.m. with networking. The discussion will begin promptly at noon, and lunch will be served at this time. Lunch will be catered by Bombay Eats. Thank you so much to the Bombay Eats team for your support! 100% of the proceeds from ticket sales and sponsorships will benefit Female Strong. Thank you to our Office Revolution (Presenting Sponsor), HKS (Raffle Sponsor), and Pivotal Impact (Supporting Sponsor). Another thank you goes to our event hosts Cushman & Wakefield, Stream Realty Partners, and Spear Street Capital for providing the space!

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