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The Chicago Self Leadership Development Network will focus on cultivating community through monthly events and facilitated conversation, and highlighting local business owners and leaders through a series of events.

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Upcoming events (2)

Brainstorming: Time Management

Catalyst Ranch

Do you have issues with time management? Is procrastination your middle name? Are you ready to learn how to prioritize? Come Brainstorm as we dive into the topic of time management and come up with REAL solutions to YOUR concerns. -- Brainstorming is an event that is focused on bringing people together to talk about a specific theme, cultivate community, and hopefully inspire personal and professional growth. There is so much power to getting strangers in a room, with varying cultures, background, and experiences, to brainstorm around specific topics. The event (doors open at 6:15 PM, to provide time for refreshments and icebreakers) consists of breakout and group brainstorming sessions and to discuss specific questions related to the theme of the event. RSVP and purchase tickets on Facebook or Eventbrite. Only ticketed attendees will be allowed entry into the event. Eventbrite ticket link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brainstorming-time-management-procrastination-to-prioritization-tickets-69965744425 *Refreshments and light snacks will be provided -- Brainstorming is a spin-off of larger LIVE events which feature men and women who make a difference in their community, providing an open forum to talk about life struggles, challenges, keys to success and lessons in relationships, health, business and more. Each event is focused on a specific theme and involves incredible thought-provoking speakers, and networking activities in-between. After attending a LIVE event you will have inspired your internal leader, and cultivated new relationships. Find out more at about the next LIVE event at liveforyourselfconsulting.com/events -- Your host: Dr. Benjamin Ritter, is a Chicago based social entrepreneur, coach, consultant, mentor, and expert in the fields of personal and professional internal leadership development. Throughout his career he has worked in the areas of hospitality, the entertainment industry, public health, education, childcare, healthcare, and personal and professional development, constantly seeking new experiences to learn more about the world, and himself. The culmination of his previous personal, professional, and educational experiences led him to create Live for Yourself (LFY) Consulting, a coaching/consulting company that is focused on helping successful professionals find more meaning at life and in work. LFY Consulting bases its coaching practices on the unique LIVE system, which integrates doctoral level applied learning theory, and curriculum and leadership development research. Dr. Benjamin Ritter is also the host of the Live for yourself podcast and Live for Yourself events, author of The Live for Yourself Workbook, and The Essentials, creator of The Breakup Supplement, and a freelance expert and writer. Personal Website: http://benjamin-ritter.com Follow on Facebook/Instagram: @ritterbenj

Brainstorming: Gratitude, from giving to gratefulness

What are the benefits of being grateful? Should you give to yourself first? If you've ever wanted to dive deep into the topic of gratitude, now's your chance. Come Brainstorm, meet real people, and have real conversations about topics that matter. -- Brainstorming is an event that is focused on bringing people together to talk about a specific theme, cultivate community, and hopefully inspire personal and professional growth. There is so much power to getting strangers in a room, with varying cultures, background, and experiences, to brainstorm around specific topics. The event (doors open at 6:15 PM, to provide time for refreshments and icebreakers) consists of breakout and group brainstorming sessions and to discuss specific questions related to the theme of the event. RSVP and purchase tickets on Facebook or Eventbrite. Only ticketed attendees will be allowed entry into the event. Eventbrite ticket link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brainstorming-gratitude-from-giving-to-gratefulness-tickets-70144224263 *Refreshments and light snacks will be provided -- Brainstorming is a spin-off of larger LIVE events which feature men and women who make a difference in their community, providing an open forum to talk about life struggles, challenges, keys to success and lessons in relationships, health, business and more. Each event is focused on a specific theme and involves incredible thought-provoking speakers, and networking activities in-between. After attending a LIVE event you will have inspired your internal leader, and cultivated new relationships. Find out more at about the next LIVE event at liveforyourselfconsulting.com/events -- Your host: Dr. Benjamin Ritter, is a Chicago based social entrepreneur, coach, consultant, mentor, and expert in the fields of personal and professional internal leadership development. Throughout his career he has worked in the areas of hospitality, the entertainment industry, public health, education, childcare, healthcare, and personal and professional development, constantly seeking new experiences to learn more about the world, and himself. The culmination of his previous personal, professional, and educational experiences led him to create Live for Yourself (LFY) Consulting, a coaching/consulting company that is focused on helping successful professionals find more meaning at life and in work. LFY Consulting bases its coaching practices on the unique LIVE system, which integrates doctoral level applied learning theory, and curriculum and leadership development research. Dr. Benjamin Ritter is also the host of the Live for yourself podcast and Live for Yourself events, author of The Live for Yourself Workbook, and The Essentials, creator of The Breakup Supplement, and a freelance expert and writer. Personal Website: http://benjamin-ritter.com Follow on Facebook/Instagram: @ritterbenj

Past events (18)

All Things Coaching: What does it take to make it as a coach?

Spaces - Illinois, Chicago - Spaces Near North Side

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