Events

June 1st- Lean In Women of Color Writer's Circle Kickoff! (Online)



On June 1st, from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM eastern, Live on Zoom, we are launching the Lean IN Women of Color Writer's Circle!

In our kickoff session, build connections with other amazing writers.

The mission of this circle is to promote the advancement of women of color who write. Whether you are published or are still planning out your book project, we want to support you! This group of like-minded women of color is for anyone who has a story they want to share with the world.

Due to there being a limited number of RSVPs for this, RSVP only if you plan to attend.


May 30th- Barriers & Bias Discussion (Online)



On May 30th from 6:00 - 7:00 PM central, Live on Zoom, join us for a Lean IN Women of Color Barriers & Bias Discussion.

During this time we will discuss how to how to gain access to good mentors and sponsors to help you achieve your professional goals and why these relationships are crucial to women of color in the workplace.

The Barriers and Bias Discussion is a peek into the new Lean In Women of Color Barriers and Bias initiative which confronts some of the barriers women of color are facing in the workplace. We will explore ways we can combat these challenges and techniques to get ahead.

The mission is to create a safe but powerful space for women of color. Our objective is to provide education, empowerment and to alleviate both unconscious and intentional bias that are preventing women of color from being at the very top of their industries.

Due to there being a limited number of RSVPs for this, RSVP only if you plan to attend.

You will receive a Google calendar invitation to join the conversation upon RSVPing.
RSVP here.



May 29 - Drinks, Dames, Damsels and De-stress (Chicago)



Join the Lean In Women of Color Chicago Circle on May 29th @6PM for drinks, food, peer support connecting and a mid-year discussion. This meeting is also important if you would like to get involved as a committee member for any of our up and coming activities.
RSVP here.


April 25 - How to Negotiate Successfully (Online)

On April 25th from 6:00 - 7:00 PM central, Live on Zoom, join us for a Lean IN Women of Color Barriers & Bias Discussion.

In this discussion we will discuss how to negotiate successfully. Learn concrete steps to negotiate for a raise, a promotion, more vacation days, or a better schedule.We will also reveal how gender and racial stereotypes influence the outcome and explains how you can work with those stereotypes to achieve your goals.

The Barriers & Bias' mission is to create a safe but powerful space for women of color. Our objective is to provide education, empowerment and to alleviate both unconscious and intentional bias that are preventing women of color from being at the very top of their industries.

Due to there being a limited number of RSVPs for this, RSVP only if you plan to attend.

You will receive a Google calendar invitation to join the conversation upon RSVPing. [RSVP here.]