What we're about

Community Collective is dedicated to connecting the business community in the greater Chicagoland area. Our mission is to bring young professionals and entrepreneurs together through education and community engagement to build connections.

Register for our premier networking and educational events, serving a wide range of business verticals and industries.

Upcoming events (4+)

The Networking Mastermind Group

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Enhance your networking skills by joining the Networking Mastermind Group, a peer-to-peer mentoring group that encourages and inspires one another to prosper by building meaningful connections. Everyone is welcome, including professionals new to networking to seasoned networkers. Each participant offers a unique perspective on networking that adds value to the entire group.

Monthly discussion topics include:

  • Preparing for events
  • Defining networking goals
  • Crafting a memorable elevator pitch
  • Overcoming introversion
  • Follow-up strategies

The Networking Mastermind Group meets every 1st Tuesday of the month from 10:30 am to 12:00 noon at Metro 59, 1016 Station Blvd, Aurora, IL[masked]

Networking Untapped Business Mixer

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Join Community Collective on Thursday, October 13th, at 5:30 PM for Networking Untapped, a FREE after-hours business mixer at Tapville Social in the Fox Valley Mall. Build new relationships and connect with like-minded professionals. Everyone is welcome! Invite your friends and colleagues.

Each month, we feature a local nonprofit organization and 10% of proceeds from Tapville Social will be donated to benefit the organization.

Networking Untapped events are held every 2nd Thursday of the month from 5:30 to 7:00 pm at Tapville Social, 195 Fox Valley Center Dr. Aurora, IL[masked]

Power Connex Speed Networking

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Quickly grow your network of professional relationships with one-on-one conversations! Power Connex is an innovative approach to speed networking, done in a group setting. Each participant will be assigned to a table and move from business professional to business professional every 2-4 minutes. Get your elevator speech ready and bring plenty of business cards!

Power Connex events are held every 4th Wednesday of the month from 11:30 to 1:00 pm at Spartan Ale House, 3032 English Rows Avenue, Naperville, IL 60564 (Located at the old Tommy Nevin’s Pub/Pete Miller’s Steakhouse in Naperville).

Food and beverages are available for purchase at the event. To learn more about Spartan Ale House, please visit: https://spartanalehouse.com/naperville/

Interested in becoming an event sponsor? Contact us today! [masked]

The Networking Mastermind Group

Needs a location

Enhance your networking skills by joining the Networking Mastermind Group, a peer-to-peer mentoring group that encourages and inspires one another to prosper by building meaningful connections. Everyone is welcome, including professionals new to networking to seasoned networkers. Each participant offers a unique perspective on networking that adds value to the entire group.

Monthly discussion topics include:

  • Preparing for events
  • Defining networking goals
  • Crafting a memorable elevator pitch
  • Overcoming introversion
  • Follow-up strategies

The Networking Mastermind Group meets every 1st Tuesday of the month from 10:30 am to 12:00 noon at Metro 59, 1016 Station Blvd, Aurora, IL[masked]

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Networking Untapped Business Mixer

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