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SheSays is an award-winning organization running free mentorship and events to women in the creative industry. Why? Because we want to see more women at the top. So browse around, sign-up for a chapter in your city and join any of our free events.

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(Almost) Everything we do is free, but we need your support. All the money donated will go into keeping events and mentorship scheme working for you.

: International Women's Day 2018

FREE TICKETS ON EVENTBRITEWith the World Economic Forum's 2017 Global Gender Gap Report findings telling us that gender parity is over 200 years away - there has never been a more important time to keep motivated and #PressforProgress. And with global activism for ...

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February 28th, 2018

: Designing Diversity - Insights for building more inclusive teams

It was another packed house last Wednesday night for SheSays Chicago’s latest panel discussion, “Designing Diversity: Insights for Building More Inclusive Teams”. Our generous sponsor closerlook kicked off the evening with a mini happy hour of drinks, snacks and pizza as women ...

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August 4th, 2017

: Who's Yr Momma? June 19

The creative industry can be an exciting and challenging landscape to work in, and the path you take is totally up to you. Once you pick a direction, it helps to have a professional to offer some guidance along the ...

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June 14th, 2017

: Leo Burnett & SheSays Chicago make the pledge to #BeBoldForChange in 2017

by Anne Hagerty International Women’s Day (IWD) celebrates the opportunities we all have to help women everywhere to realize their potential, improve their economies and succeed at every level. Another well-attended, lively panel discussion took place on Wednesday, March 8 and yes, ...

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April 10th, 2017

: International Women's Day

Join us at Leo Burnett to celebrate International Women’s Day on Wednesday, March 8. Bring your friends and pledge with us to #BeBoldForChange in 2017. Let's reshape a better, more gender-inclusive world. Together, we can help women everywhere to realize ...

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February 27th, 2017

: Kickoff 2017 with Career Camp

Join SheSays Chicago and General Assembly to start or advance your career in today’s top tech careers. At General Assembly’s first-ever Career Camp, professionals from any experience level can discover a path to success in the competitive fields of web ...

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January 11th, 2017

: Social and the Sexes: Do men and women use social media differently?

by Lidia Varesco Racoma, photography by Anna OlsztynskaSheSays Chicago brought together four local social media leaders for a lively discussion at Digitas LBiabout how men and women use social media differently. Moderator Anna Russett is a Strategist at Havas Worldwide ...

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November 9th, 2016

: Social and the Sexes: Do men and women use social media differently?

According to BrandWatch, more than 50% of women use social media to show support and access deals or promotions from brands, compared to just 36% of the men online. Not only do women use social media to stay up to ...

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October 7th, 2016

: Master the Most Tedious Part of Your Job Search with Advice from Our HR Experts

By Justine FigueroaSheSays Chicago’s Who’s Your Momma Mentoring program is designed to facilitate real, honest conversations about some of the biggest struggles you have throughout your career. Whether you’re working your first post-grad job or have long since climbed the ...

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August 31st, 2016

: Finding Your Voice: Courage, Confidence, Character

Tickets will be available Wednesday September 7 here. According to a recent study by Girls Inc., 74 percent of girls in grades three through 12 said they are under pressure to please everyone and 55 percent believed that girls are expected ...

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August 31st, 2016

: Advertising Motherhood: 99% Guilt Free!

Tickets available here.A recent study sponsored by Harvard Business School revealed that by age 30, nearly 50% of the married women polled said they had chosen a job with more flexibility, 26% had slowed down the pace of their career ...

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June 1st, 2016

: Enable multi-level opportunities + focused teams = better creative leaders

Thanks to Digitas LBi for hosting last Thursday’s panel discussion of “What Makes a Great Creative Director”. More than half of our audience were newbies, so word is getting out as fast as the tickets are selling out. Moderator ...

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April 6th, 2016

: Who's Yr Momma: SheSays Mentors on the Best Piece of Advice Ever Received

On Thursday, March 24 Ascend Training partnered with SheSays Chicago to host Who’s Your Momma—a mentorship platform for women (and men) in the creative industry. We leveraged the Ascend classroom space by developing four breakout sessions based on community interest: ...

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April 6th, 2016

: Remaking Me: Insights on career change from four Chicago creatives

Our celebration of Women’s History Month continued on March 16th as we hosted our second of four events for the month. Partnering with our friends at General Assembly, we were welcomed by the new River North co-working space Coalition Impact ...

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March 24th, 2016

: What Makes a Great Creative Director?

Free tickets will be available on 3/17 at 10am. Get them on Eventbrite! You’ve worked hard and found a place on the team of your dreams. You know what it took to get there, but what does it take to lead as ...

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February 21st, 2016