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The Rising Network (http://therisingnetwork.com/about/)is a vibrant community with a purpose to promote and celebrate the advancement of women, and to inspire and empower women to create meaningful change in life and in the world. We do this by promoting health, well-being, positive psychology and personal development at face to face events and online. Through peer to peer learning and the sharing of knowledge, life experiences, tools and techniques, our vision is to inspire women globally by providing an enriching environment where we can fulfil our true potential and thrive. We welcome all women from across all industries and communities. Invest in yourself and join the Rising Network. For more information: therisingnetwork.com (http://therisingnetwork.com/)

We also champion:

• Equality for women and equal representation in the workplace, politics, business, industry & media.

• Raising awareness about issues affecting women and girls worldwide.

• Positive psychology and raising the awareness of mental health in a positive light.

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As part of the Rising Network Community we make sure you have the answers to your most pressing questions regarding your personal growth by creating open discussions. Share your story, or learn from other women to help you break boundaries to fulfill your true potential.

We explore all elements and facets of life and this forum is open to any women who want to talk in a friendly environment. Whether it be self-discovery, personal exploration, health and wellness, family, relationships or career advancement, the Rising Network provides you with the support you require to achieve balance and positive progress to continuously evolve.

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Upcoming events (5)

How to Become a Leader of Distinction

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We invite you to join us online to hear a special guest speaker who will inspire you on your entrepreneurial journey, help you build your business and help you become the leader you want to be. For more details and to book click here: https://therisingnetwork.com/event/mixer-how-to-become-a-leader-of-distinction-with-onyi-anyado/ Our guest speaker for this online event is Onyi Anyado, global leadership speaker, author, entrepreneur and workshop facilitator. From his message of Cutting Edge Distinction, Onyi delivers talks and workshops on corporate, educational and business platforms training and coaching his audience how to locate, leverage and lead with their distinction. In Onyi’s talk on ‘How to Become a Leader of Distinction will cover: Vision – Your legacy: -How to locate, leverage and lead with your distinction. -The GTP model (Gifts, talents and passion). -How to become legacy minded; living your legacy and leaving your legacy. Excellence – Your personal branding -The importance of sharing and showcasing the 3 V’s of branding; your vision, your values and your voice in business or the corporate world. Creativity – Innovative thinking -Learn the 3 C’s and how to implement them -Understand how to not only think out of the box but use the box to stand on to see opportunities and possibilities -Be innovation driven and learn how to empower others to become more creative too. Onyi will also share his life story titled ‘From Detention to Distinction’ which involves being raised in a single parent family, dropping out of university, six friends murdered, me nearly getting shot dead, starting up in business, creating a global brand and speaking around the world. You will come away empowered, equipped and educated on how to lead with your distinction in the global market. ‘Distinction in leadership isn’t about me, myself and I, distinction in leadership is about him, her and them.’ ~ Onyi Anyado. Online Event Agenda: 12:00 – Welcome by Rising Network 12:10 – Talk by Onyi Anyado 12:50 – Q&A 13:00 – Close Invest in Yourself: Enterprise: Free to attend and included in your membership. Individual member: Free to attend and included in your membership. Non-Member / Digital Subscribers: Free to attend Our events are informal and we welcome all, At the Rising Network we run events throughout the year and membership offers you member benefits plus free to attend and member rates to attend events. See membership benefits here: https://therisingnetwork.com/membership-levels/ Please see our events calendar for upcoming events: https://therisingnetwork.com/events/ About Onyi Anyado: Onyi Anyado is a global leadership speaker, author, entrepreneur and workshop facilitator. From his message of Cutting Edge Distinction, Onyi delivers talks and workshops on corporate, educational and business platforms training and coaching his audience how to locate, leverage and lead with their distinction. Onyi has delivered for organisations such Barclays, EY and on behalf of the Nigerian government and has spoken in countries such as Canada and the Czech Republic. Onyi’s life story is titled From Detention to Distinction which involves being raised in a single parent family, dropping out of university, six friends murdered, Onyi nearly getting shot dead, starting up in business, creating a global brand and speaking around the world. Onyi uses his life story as a point of hope, direction and inspiration. About the Rising Network: The Rising Network is a vibrant network of professional women empowering women to reach their true potential and to live a balanced life. For more information about the network and to join, visit therisingnetwork.com

Masterclass: Reconnecting With Your Dreams with Dr Helen Zhang

What dreams are you currently holding dear? What is stopping you from living that dream? In this follow up workshop from the well-received ‘Daring to be me’ at the Rising Festival, Helen will facilitate another inner journey for us all to get closer to our dreams. Attendance to our previous ‘Daring to be me’ workshop is not necessary to attend this follow on session. For more details and to book click here: https://therisingnetwork.com/event/daring-reconnecting-dreams-dr-helen-zhang/ “Cherish your dreams, as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.”- Napoleon Hill It is our birth right to realise the dreams of our soul, as the journey is meant to reveal the blueprints of who we are and why we are here. But somewhere along the way, we somehow started to doubt what we are capable of, and slowly drifted away from our dreams. Do you want to step into your true power and live the dream? Then this workshop is for you. Together we shall: -re-connect with our dreams, -learn ways to free ourselves from limiting beliefs, and -re-kindle the longing of our soul. -Processes and experiences include: Intention setting -meditation to tune in to our dreams -contemplation for inner knowing of what is holding us back -sharing in a safe and nurturing environment -practical planning to enable actions after the workshop Join us to start or continue your journey with kindred spirits. Here is to your ultimate achievements! **Timetable**: 18:30: Doors open for a glass of Prosecco and Bowl Food 19:00: Welcome by Rising Network Member 19:10: Welcome by host – Tamburlaine Hotel 19:15: Workshop commences 20:45: Workshop ends As with all our events – all events are informal, and we welcome all. Thank you to our hosts: The Tamburlaine Cambridge We have limited places available and this event is open to non-members. Book today to secure your place and we can’t wait to see you there. Invest in Yourself: -Enterprise: Free to attend and included in your membership. -Individual member: £25.00 including VAT & booking fees -Non-Member / Digital Subscribers– £45.00 including VAT & booking fees A glass of Prosseco on arrival, bowl food and refreshments included. At the Rising Network we run events throughout the year and membership offers you member benefits plus free to attend and member rates to attend events. See membership benefits here: https://therisingnetwork.com/membership-levels/ About Dr Helen Zhang: Besides working as an Author, Speaker & Advisor on China related matters, Helen teaches mindfulness classes and facilitates self-development workshops in both UK and China. She was drawn to learn yoga, meditation and other tools from a very young age, and finds these tools essential in sustaining her through a whole host of personal and professional challenges and changes. Mother of two teen age children, Helen moved between 3 continents with her family in the last twenty years (she grew up in Mainland China, migrated to Australia in the early 90’s for 8 years before moving to Cambridge in 2010). She completed her doctoral study at the Cambridge University in 2015. Also for over 20 years she has been speaking & providing professional advisory services between China & the world to help bridge cultural understanding, and has written several books about China and Chinese people (the best-selling book “Think Like Chinese” was co-authored with her partner in life Geoff Baker). In search of her truth, Helen travels to India regularly to recharge & learn the art and science of various spiritual practices. She shares her learning through teaching meditation classes, and experiential workshops that facilitate shifts, balance, creative and personal breakthroughs. About the Rising Network: The Rising Network is a vibrant network of professional women empowering women to reach their true potential and to live a balanced life. For more information about the network and to join, visit therisingnetwork.com

Social Networking Event: An Introduction into the World of Chocolate

Join us for a relaxed evening in good company with wine, canapes and chocolate tasting with Cambridge’s favourite chocolate shop Chocolat Chocolat! For more details and to book click here: https://therisingnetwork.com/event/an-introduction-into-the-world-of-chocolate/ Learn a little and taste a little in this introduction into the world of chocolate by the team from Chocolat Chocolat who will join us to tell you all about chocolate, and of course you’ll have the opportunity to have a little taste of everyone’s favourite treat! Voted Cambridge’s favourite chocolate shop, Chocolat Chocolat is famous for it’s handmade sheet chocolate, made with the finest Belgian chocolate in a unique French Style brought from France by their chocolatier Isabelle, not seen anywhere else the wavy sheets of chocolate are sprinkled with ingredients from across the world, French Sea Salt, Turkish Hazelnuts, Freeze Dried Raspberries all select to give flavour combinations that combine the familiar with the unusual. You’ll be welcomed with wine and canapes. Come with your friends, colleagues or alone. As with all our events, our events are relaxed and informal, and are a great way to make new connections and friendships. **Agenda**: 18:30 – Welcome drinks & canapes 18:45 – Networking with a difference 19:30 – An introduction to the world of chocolate with Chocolat Chocolat 20:15 – Q&A 20:30 – Close Thank you to our host: The Royal Cambridge Hotel Our events will help you to: -Get outside your comfort zone and expand your network by creating new relationships. -Gain ideas and inspiration to drive your professional and personal development forward. -Learn and build your leadership and business skills. -Raise your profile and business to prospective customers. -Work through personal or professional challenges in a safe and supportive environment. -Empower yourself by learning tools and techniques to create positive changes in life, at work and at home. -Develop your presenting and networking skills in a safe and supportive environment. We have limited places available and this event is open to non-members. Book today to secure your place and we can’t wait to see you there. **Invest in Yourself**: -Enterprise: Free to attend and included in your membership. -Individual member: Free to attend and include + VAT & booking fees Wine, soft drinks, canapes and chocolate tasting included. At the Rising Network we run events throughout the year and membership offers you member benefits plus free to attend and member rates to attend events. See membership benefits here: https://therisingnetwork.com/membership-levels/ Please see our events calendar for upcoming events: https://therisingnetwork.com/events/ About Chocolat Chocolat: Since it opened in 2009 Chocolat Chocolat can’t claim to have the same long history as the rest of the city, but the shop and it’s range of luxury chocolates are steeped in the traditions of the independent chocolatier. On most days you can look through the shop window and see one of their chocolatiers making their famous sheet chocolate right in front of your eyes. If you take a few steps inside and the smell of chocolate will immediately take you back to the traditional chocolate shops of years gone by, but brought up to date. Our chocolatier learnt her craft in Paris and Belgium, but she scours the world for exciting chocolates and flavours, always looking for tastes that excite the palette. Coming from a Fashion background she believes that chocolate should look as good as it tastes and she ensures that our range of gifts look as good as they taste and are a perfect gift. About the Rising Network: The Rising Network is a vibrant network of professional women empowering women to reach their true potential and to live a balanced life. For more information about the network and to join, visit therisingnetwork.com

ONLINE EVENT: July Mastermind – Overcome Your Challenge

For the most up-to-date details and to book click here: https://therisingnetwork.com/event/july-mastermind-overcome-current-business-professional-challenge/ July brings our ONLINE Mastermind session, where we invite you to bring your current business or professional challenge and together, work towards a solution with input and advice from the other group members. Are you feeling stuck in business or in your career and not sure of your next steps? Would you like to grow your business or progress in your career and looking for inspiration and shared learning? Are you a business owner or sole trader feeling isolated and overwhelmed and would like to meet like-minded people who are on the same journey? Would you like to build you network and meet with prospective customers in a supportive environment? Then join this online event! All our events are informal and welcoming, join us for an interactive session on overcoming your current challenge. **Mastermind Agenda**: 10.00 Welcome 10:05: Introduction by all 10:30: Mastermind Session 12:00: Close We have limited places available and this event is open to non-members. Book today to secure your place and we can’t wait to see you there. ONCE YOU SIGN UP YOU WILL RECEIVE AN EMAIL FROM US WITH DIAL-IN DETAILS **Our events will help you to**: -Get outside your comfort zone and expand your network by creating new relationships. -Learn and build your business and leadership skills. -Raise your profile and business to prospective customers. -Work through personal or professional challenges in a safe and supportive environment. -Gain ideas and inspiration to drive your professional and personal development forward. -Empower yourself by learning tools and techniques to create positive changes in life, at work and at home. -Develop your presenting and networking skills in a safe and supportive environment. **Invest in Yourself**: -Enterprise: Free to attend and included in your membership. Individual member: £25.00 including VAT & booking fees. -Non-Member / Digital Subscribers – £35.00 including VAT & booking fees At the Rising Network we run events throughout the year and membership offers you member benefits plus free to attend and member rates to attend events. See membership benefits here: https://therisingnetwork.com/membership-levels/ Formats include: -Personal and professional development workshops and courses -Social networking events with a difference -Masterclass joined by a guest speaker for an interactive session by an expert in their field. -Mixer events with invited guest speaker along with informal networking where you can introduce yourself to others and build your network. -Online Mastermind sessions include virtual networking and peer to peer support designed to help you navigate through challenges. Solve problems with input and advice from the other group members and from our invited business coaches/advisers. -The Rising Festival our flagship annual event celebrating International Women’s Day Please see our events calendar for all our upcoming events: https://therisingnetwork.com/events/ About the Rising Network: The Rising Network is a vibrant network of professional women empowering women to reach their true potential and to live a balanced life. For more information about the network and to join, visit therisingnetwork.com

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