Events


Monthly Event

Topic and Speaker:  
"Comfortable Networking Techniques That Will Make Your Career" with Theresa Lina Stevens, Founder and President, Lina Group Inc.

When and Where:  
Wednesday, June 7th at 6:30pm in Palo Alto

Summary: 
Have you ever marveled at colleagues that successfully mine their networks for literally anything they want or need, whether it’s leads, deals, the season’s hottest tickets, or introductions?  Why are these people able to close deals in a snap, while you struggle just to get a meeting?  Why are some organizations as a whole better at this than others?  If you are uncomfortable with networking, feel you need to grow your network, or aren’t taking full advantage of the contacts you already have, join us for this lively presentation full of practical tips and examples you can put to use right away.

 


 

Workshop

Topic and Speaker:  
"Design Thinking for Business Innovation" with Rita Graziano, CEO of Avanti Leadership Group

When and Where: 
Saturday, June 17th at 8:30am in Santa Clara 

Summary:  
In our attempts to solve complex and/or enduring business problems - or to seize extraordinary opportunities - we sometimes do not engage deeply with customers.  Design Thinking is an innovation tool that is "human-centric" and has been used by hundreds of organizations around the world to create important business breakthroughs.  In this workshop, you will experience the hands-on Stanford d-School Design Thinking simulation.  Plan to bring your creativity, roll up your sleeves, and learn an innovation tool that you can put to use immediately.

 


 

Special Events

Topic and Speaker:  
TBD

When and Where: 
TBD

Summary:  
TBD