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Event Detail

Sold Out - Become a Savvy Player and Control Your Career Destiny (Ended)

Date, Time, and Location:
Thursday, October 11, 2007 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
5:00 pm
The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago, IL  60604   (Driving Directions)

CFA Society of Chicago C.F.A. (Cultivating Female Ambition) Advisory Group & the Lehman Chicago WILL Group (Women's Initiatives Leading Lehman) are pleased to present:

"Become a Savvy Player and Control Your Career Destiny"

Nancy Widmann
Former CBS Radio President and Author

Please join us for an enlightening discussion about handling change, taking control, and acquiring the confidence you need to direct your career path and survive in the new world of business. Learn critical insights and effective tools on how to avoid being blind-sided, outsmart the competition and master corporate politics.

Ms. Widmann is the author of the book "I Didn't See It Coming: The Only Book You'll Ever Need to Avoid Being Blindsided in Business." Prior to starting her management consulting business, Ms. Widmann had a distinguished career at CBS, Inc. She was the first woman President at CBS, Inc. and managed the CBS Radio Division for eight years. She currently coaches senior executives in cable t elevision, radio, publishing, retail and investment banking. In addition, she frequently speaks on corporate politics and strategy.

Note: Male members of the Society are welcome to attend. Please consider this an opportunity to showcase the diversity of the Society to a female client or co-worker.

In keeping with the community service aspect of the C.F.A. Advisory Group mission statement, we ask that you bring men's business ties and women's hosiery (un-opened) to donate to Heartland's Bridge to Success, a charitable organization providing vulnerable men and women workplace appropriate clothing and coaching to build self-confidence through appearance and preparation for interviewing and employment. For more information, please visit www.thebridgetosuccess.org.

Time and Date:
October 11, 2007
The Standard Club - Library Room
320 S. Plymouth Ct.
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

5:00-5:30 Registration and Networking
5:30-6:30 Program
6:30-7:00 Reception and Networking

Fee includes hors d'oeuvres, soft drinks and a copy of Ms. Widmann's book, "I Didn't See It Coming: The Only Book You'll Ever Need to Avoid Being Blindsided in Business."

CFA Society of Chicago Members and WILL Members: $25 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*
CFA Society of Chicago Student-Members: $10 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*
Note: This rate is only available to students who have been approved as a Student-member of CFA Chicago.
Non-Members: $35 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*

Sorry, this event is sold out.

*Regular and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for a Non-Member or a Student-Member.

We require a credit card guarantee for ALL reservations.
(Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted)

A Passport Event This is a "Passport Program." Members of any CFA society may attend at the CFA Chicago member rate. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the society member rate.

Register online below, or by phone: 312-251-1301

Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, October 10. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins.

Attire is business casual.

Content shared during CFA Society Chicago programs is not, and nothing in it should be construed as, an offer, invitation or recommendation of any specific financial services company or professional, or an offer, invitation or recommendation to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, any securities in any jurisdiction. By registering for and attending this event, you acknowledge that any photographs that may be taken are the property of CFA Society Chicago and give your consent to their use in CFA Society Chicago's online and print business communications and marketing.