With special thanks to our event sponsor, kCura, ARA Chicago is pleased to share the details of our next event.

ARA Chicago's August event will showcase a panel discussion around the idea of how developing a toolkit of skills and competencies can equip women for successful career acceleration and progression. The three over-arching themes our speakers will address via the panel presentation follow:  

- Establishing a Career Advocacy Plan – Paving your own path, engaging with sponsors vs. mentors, etc.
- Creating Mentoring Engagement Opportunities – Exploring the various mentorship options, getting men involved in the conversation, etc.
- Developing Leadership Prowess – Managing vs. Leading and the importance of both 

A summary of the event logistics follows:

Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 
Time: 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., with networking from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: kCura, 231 South LaSalle Street, 8th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604
Cost: Free thanks to our event sponsor, kCura.

We hope to see you there and thank you, in advance, for support of our mission.

All our best,

Jane Gilligan Hamner

Megan McCann

Leslie Vickrey