December 26, 2016

Changemakers on Voice: The Nov/Dec Recap

Speak your mind, even if your voice shakes. – Maggie Smith Over the past two months, Changemaker Chats has explored what VOICE means to leading ladies throughout the U.S. In addition to hearing these women’s stories, words of wisdom, and thoughts on current events, we asked each Changemaker how they define voice, and how each has used her […]

November 10, 2016

Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop

Over the past two years we’ve met the most inspiring female changemakers across the U.S. Not just women in high places, but women of all ages and backgrounds. We’ve felt firsthand what it means to support one another–through seeking out each other’s stories, and humbly listening and learning. There is a palpable sense of empowerment […]

October 6, 2016

The Changemaker’s Journey

Each month, we ask our featured Changemakers – top female talent across sectors – for their perspectives on issues relevant to women today. Our last topic: JOURNEY. We asked Changemakers about the challenges they’ve faced throughout their personal and professional journeys, and what they have learned as they forge ahead.   Melissa Bradley, Entrepreneur and Director of AU Center for Innovation Pace yourself Facing […]

August 11, 2016

Risking it!

  Each month, we ask our featured Changemakers – top female talent across sectors – for their perspectives on issues relevant to women today. Last month, we tackled RISK and asked Changemakers how they perceive and approach risk, and what they’ve learned from their experiences. Here’s how they risk it!   Judith Williams Global Head of Diversity, […]

August 11, 2016

Summer Reads For A Fierce Fall

Summer comes and goes, but your ambition is here to stay. Changemaker Chats teamed up with Audible Range to share our top pics on wisdom for women in the workplace. With four more weeks of summer to go, take some time to center your mind on goals for the rest of the year. See what Changemakers are […]

July 28, 2016

NYC Recap: Changemaker Experience on Courage

This is what courage looks like. A Changemaker Experience: On Courage with Blair Miller and Sarah Lewis This month in New York, we hosted our first ever Changemaker Experience, taking a deep dive into the minds of two impressive Changemakers: Blair Miller, an impact investor, and Sarah Lewis, Harvard professor and author of The Rise: […]

May 31, 2016

Choose to be choosy

Each month, we ask our featured Changemakers – top female talent across sectors – for their perspectives on issues relevant to women today. Last month, we dove into the topic of CHOICE: how our guest changemakers approached choice and what they’ve learned from their decisions. Here’s what they chose to share… Meg Garlinghouse Head of […]

May 13, 2016

A Short Guide to Risk Taking

Caitie Whelan is the Founder/Noter-in-Chief of The Lightning Notes, a short daily post to help us move the world forward. She just ran a Changemaker Chats workshop on The Art of Risk Taking. Couldn’t make it? We’ve got you covered. Here, Caitie writes about one of the key – and surprisingly easy – risk taking […]

March 30, 2016

Impact means…

Each month, we ask our featured Changemakers – top female talent across sectors – for their perspectives on issues relevant to women today. Last month, we asked our Changemakers what IMPACT means to them and how they create it in their lives. Here’s what these leading ladies had to say.   Peggy Clark Vice President of […]

January 28, 2016

Introducing Changemaker Workshops in NYC

Goal Setting: The Key To Moving Forward Every Day Everyone understands the importance of having goals, but it’s easy to lose sight of goals in the crazy swirl of our daily lives and competing demands.  In this first Changemaker Workshop, Executive and Personal Coach David Alport explains the critical importance of investing time and energy […]

January 15, 2016

Julie Morgenstern Featured in NY Times

Changemaker Chat speaker Julie Morgenstern was featured in a great NYTimes piece on December 24, sharing some of the story behind building her business and moving her offices to midtown west. We love Julie’s honesty, humor and of course, always practical advice. In Midtown West, Far From the Clutter It’s a popular plot device: the […]

January 11, 2016

REFLECTIONS FOR THE NEW YEAR

Dear Friends, As we reflect on the first year of Changemaker Chats, we want to thank you for helping build this network of women who support each other in advancing our careers and making a positive impact in the world around us. We loved seeing you at the Chats. We loved hearing how they taught you new things […]