Event: March 25th, 2;00 pm to 4 pm

Coffee Connection of Hilliard (4004 Main Street, Hilliard, OH 43026)

March Meetup - We are inviting ALL circles of the Lean In Ohio chapter to join us for this event! Come mingle over delicious coffee, and stay for the discussion. We will take a look at the #mentorher movement, sparked by the #metoo movement, as well as share personal success stories of mentorship.

Email us your RSVP at  leanincolumbus@leanincircles.org.

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Event: April 5th, Fireside Chat featuring Dr. Nicole Carter

On Thursday, April 5th at 5 PM Eastern, join us for a community conversation featuring Dr. Nicole Carter, Director of the Women's Center at Wright State. The up and coming LEAN IN OHIO Fireside Chat in partnership with the Dayton Racquet Club is a part of a LEAN IN WOMEN OF COLOR initiative to elevate intersectional conversations in our community.


Also, In commemoration of Equal Pay Day next month, we are celebrating the importance of women being mentored. #MentorHer 

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Other community partners:

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Event- Dec 2nd- Dayton, Ohio: Unconscious Bias Workshop

Lean In Ohio and Lean In Women of Color are coming together to introduce an Unconscious Bias Workshop.

According to Lean In McKinsey & Company Women in the Workplace 2017 Study, "Only two in three companies offer unconscious bias training, yet this type of instruction is central to leveling the playing field for women and other underrepresented groups.

Bias training raises awareness of the stereotypes that disadvantage women, people of color and other minorities and gives employees steps they can take to counteract these biases.

Learn more:
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EVENT - Nov 4th - Columbus, Ohio : November Monthly Gathering

Join us for the November LeanIn gathering. We will have coffee, tea and refreshments. 
More details to come. 

Let us know if you have any topics you'd like to discuss or ideas for our next meeting.

Date: November 4th 2017
Time: 1 pm to 2:30 pm 
Location: TBA

RSVP on Meetup. https://www.meetup.com/Lean-In-Columbus
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EVENT - Nov 2nd - Columbus, Ohio : Latina Equal Pay Day + Drinks

Let's meet for drinks. Come out on Nov 2nd to acknowledge Latina Equal Pay Day 2017, the day when Latina pay catches up to that of White, non-Hispanic men from the previous year. Working Latina women only make 54 cents to every dollar white, non-hispanic men make. Find out more at https://leanin.org/equalpay and http://latinaequalpay.org/.

We will be meeting at Wolf's Ridge Brewing in the Tap Room for casual drinks, conversation and acknowledgement of this day. Come grab a drink and meet some of the other ladies from our group! (Note, we will still be having our monthly LeanIn gathering the following Saturday, November 4th)

Date: November 2nd, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Wolf's Ridge Brewing215 N. 4th Street, Columbus, OH

RSVP at https://www.meetup.com/Lean-In-Columbus/

Julene Allen Julene Allen Author

EVENT - Oct 7th - Columbus, Ohio : October Monthly Gathering

Join us for the October LeanIn gathering. We will have coffee, tea and refreshments. 
More details to come. 
Let me know if you have any topics you'd like to discuss or ideas for our next meeting.

Time: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Date: October 7th
Location: It's Secret! Join the Lean In Columbus on Meetup to learn more! :)
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EVENT - Sept 30th - Dayton, Ohio : It Pays to Negotiate!

In the up and coming Lean In Coffee Shop Meeting, learn concrete strategies you can use to effectively negotiate for what you want—and there’s a lot more you can gain than just a salary increase.

You will also learn about the many benefits of negotiating and how gender stereotypes can influence the negotiation process.

Our Lean In Circle bonds over coffee, an occasional glass of wine and friendship. Connecting through Lean In education and conversation, we are building the sort of peer support and sponsorship that's needed to thrive as professionals and leaders.
All are welcome. We are an inclusive community- we welcome any gender and/or anyone facing intersectional challenges.
Moderator:  Brittney Paxton
Please download the following pdf for this up and coming meeting:
Join the Coffee shop Circle for Free! It's where busy women connect to locate sponsorship, mentorship and support! We meet once a month throughout the Dayton, Ohio region!

Date: September 30th
Time: 1:00 to 3:pm easten
Location: Dayton Metro Library, 215 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH
RSVP at https://www.meetup.com/LEAN-IN-OHIO/
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