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Date: November 24, 2010
Subject: WSA Weekly Newsletter: November 24, 2010 - Issue # 11



 

   

 

WSA Weekly Newsletter 

November 24, 2010, Issue #11 

  

WSA Club Announcements 

Sign up now for one of our flagship events!

"The Centered Leadership Workshop" 

This RC focused-event will help us understand what drives and sustains success, led by renowned McKinsey speaker Joanna Barsh. Any ECs back early from Thanksgiving Break are welcome to join.

Monday, November 29th, 3 - 6 pm, Aldrich 112 

Space is very limited. RSVP here

  

RC Alumnae Mentoring Program Update

Thanks to the hard work of Megan Lesko we have made over 200 RC-Alumna matches. Our Alumnae signed up from all over the world and RCs will be reaching out in the next week.

  

All Women’s Events 

Title: WSA/MCC: FLAGSHIP EVENT - Centered Leadership Workshop with Joanna Barsh

When: November 29th, 2010 – 3:00 PM – 6:00PM

Where: Aldrich 112

What: How do you find meaning, maintain energy, build connections, avoid dwelling on mistakes, find your voice? To help you understand what drives and sustains successful people, and help you find an answer to the questions above, WSA and MCC proudly present: The Centered Leadership Workshop by Joanna Barsh, Senior Partner at McKinsey & Company (HBS) The workshop will discuss corporate leadership, how executives maintain their careers and find their personal selves. Joanna is among the most celebrated and honored Speakers and this workshop is easily one of the most powerful and popular internal workshops at McKinsey.

Don’t miss your chance! PLEASE RSVP: http://poll.hbs.edu/poll/taker/pollTaker.jsp?poll=129645 

For more information: Email Anura Patil (apatil@mba2012.hbs.edu)/Xing Wang (xwang@mba2012.hbs.edu) – FOR MORE INFO, See our WSA website!

  


 

 Title: WSA Exam Study Break

When: December 6th, 2010 – Drop-in anytime between 4:00-6:00 PM

Where: Hamilton Lounge

What: Come take a break from studying with the WSA! Make it a time to hang out with your buddy or get advice on upcoming finals or recruiting. Snacks will be served!

For more information: Email Erin Moseley (emoseley@mba2012.hbs.edu) – FOR MORE INFO, See our WSA website!

  


 

 Title: Deloitte's Vice Chairman and Chief Talent Officer, Cathy Benko, speaking about “Achieving High Performance in the Changing World of Work”

When: December 8th, 2010 – 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Where: Aldrich 207

What: Cathy Benko is Deloitte’s Vice Chairman and Chief Talent Officer for Deloitte LLP. She is responsible for driving the organization’s strategy to attract, develop and advance a highly skilled and increasingly diverse workforce. She is also leading a pioneering approach to employee engagement and career-life fit called mass career customization, a signature initiative of Deloitte’s Talent agenda. Come meet Cathy Benko in person and hear her insights on “Achieving High Performance in the Changing World of Work”! Date: December 8, 2010 Time: 3:00 – 4:00PM Location: Aldrich 207 For her professional achievements, Cathy Benko has been named one of the “25 Most Influential Consultants” and a “Frontline Leader” by Consulting Magazine, and is the recipient of its inaugural “Leadership Achievement Award” for Women Leaders in Consulting. To learn more about this esteemed HBS alum prior to December 8, visit Meet Cathy Benko.

For more information: Questions  Email Maureen Medlock (mmedlock@deloitte.com) – FOR MORE INFO, See our WSA website!

 

 

Admissions: 

[WSA Sponsored] WSA Calling Event: Congratulate Admitted Women on their Acceptance (click or contact kepler@mba2011.hbs.edu)

[WSA Sponsored] Admitted Women’s Welcome Event: HBS Housing Host Volunteers  (click or contact kepler@mba2011.hbs.edu)

                                                                             

CPD:  

Click here for all information on non-sponsored CPD events – NO LOGIN REQUIRED! 

[WSA Sponsored] “The Centered Leadership Workshop”, Joanna Barsh, McKinsey – see full description above

[WSA Sponsored]  “Achieving High Performance in the Changing World of Work”, Cathy Benko, Deloitte – see full description above

Bain & Company Private Equity Group Presentation

Bain & Company Case Interview Workshop

Bain & Company Healthcare Presentation

Bank of America Women's Dinner

BCG First Year Coffee Chats

BCG First Year Women's Holiday Party 

Deloitte Consulting WSA Wine & Cheese Event

Goldman Sachs Networking Event with Texas / Southeast / West Coast Clubs  

Goldman Sachs Private Wealth Management Networking Event 

J. P. Morgan Private Bank Coffee Chat 

      

Social & Community: 

Harvard Kennedy School: WAPPP Gender Center - Weekly Thursday Discussion (CLICK TITLE for INFO)

 

Other: 

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EVENT

WSA/MCC: FLAGSHIP EVENT - Centered Leadership Workshop with Joanna Barsh

Monday, November 29, 2010
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Aldrich 112, Soldiers Field, Boston, MA 02163, United States
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How do you find meaning, maintain energy,
build connections, avoid dwelling on mistakes, find your voice?


To help you understand what drives and sustains successful people, and help you find an answer to the questions above, WSA and MCC proudly present:

The Centered Leadership Workshop
by
Joanna Barsh,
Senior Partner at McKinsey & Company (HBS)


The workshop will discuss corporate leadership, how executives maintain their careers and find their personal selves. Joanna is among the most celebrated and honored Speakers and this workshop is easily one of the most powerful and popular internal workshops at McKinsey.

Don’t miss your chance!

PLEASE RSVP: http://poll.hbs.edu/poll/taker/pollTaker.jsp?poll=129645

RSVP

EVENT

WSA Exam Study Break

Monday, December 6, 2010
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Private Location (sign in to display)
Add to Google Cal, Outlook, Yahoo, iCal

Come take a break from studying with the WSA! Make it a time to hang out with your buddy or get advice on upcoming finals or recruiting. Snacks will be served!

RSVP

EVENT

Deloitte's Vice Chairman and Chief Talent Officer, Cathy Benko, speaking about “Achieving High Performance in the Changing World of Work”

Wednesday, December 8, 2010
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Aldrich 207, Soldiers Field, Boston, MA 02163, United States
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Announcement: Cathy Benko to Visit HBS Campus on December 8, 2010
Sponsored by Deloitte Consulting

Cathy Benko once sat in Aldrich, prepared for more than 700 cases, and braved cold calls on the HBS campus by the Charles River.

Today, Cathy Benko is Deloitte’s Vice Chairman and Chief Talent Officer for Deloitte LLP. She is responsible for driving the organization’s strategy to attract, develop and advance a highly skilled and increasingly diverse workforce. She is also leading a pioneering approach to employee engagement and career-life fit called mass career customization, a signature initiative of Deloitte’s Talent agenda.


Come meet Cathy Benko in person and hear her insights on “Achieving High Performance in the Changing World of Work”!

Date: December 8, 2010
Time: 3:00 – 4:00PM
Location: Aldrich 207


For her professional achievements, Cathy Benko has been named one of the “25 Most Influential Consultants” and a “Frontline Leader” by Consulting Magazine, and is the recipient of its inaugural “Leadership Achievement Award” for Women Leaders in Consulting. To learn more about this esteemed HBS alum prior to December 8, visit Meet Cathy Benko.

PLEASE RSVP BY EMAILING MAUREEN MEDLOCK BY 12/6 - mmedlock@deloitte.com

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EVENT

WSA Calling Event: Congratulating Admitted Women on their acceptance

Friday, December 17, 2010
3:00pm - 5:00pm
-
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On December 17th beginning at 3 PM, Women’s Student Association will be hosting a session where WSA members will be calling women who have been admitted first round to Harvard Business School. This event will give admitted women a chance to ask current HBS students questions about HBS academics and life at HBS.

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