Archive of Past Events

Events are one of the cornerstones of LMHQ, helping us build a thriving community of some of the sharpest professionals in the City. Take a look at photos, videos and summaries from our past events to get a sense of the programming we've designed to engage the LMHQ community.

Past Events

 

14
Apr
Watch: Know Before You Vote: Who Does What
Every four years, New Yorkers get to vote for the mayor, public advocate, and city comptroller. During the same election, voters in each borough get to elect or re-elect their borough president and their city council member. But 2021 is a special year: thanks to turnover due to term limits, we have the unique opportunity to elect all new leaders. How do we ensure that we make the best possibl …
31
Mar
Resilience, or one's ability to adapt well and recover quickly after stress, adversity, trauma or tragedy, is paramount for today's business leaders, particularly during Covid-19. Humans can develop emotional resilience by learning strategies to train attention on the positive aspects of life. This workshop focused on three areas: emotional, cognitive and physical resilience. Resiliency tr …
25
Mar
It may be quite some time before we find ourselves sharing hors d'oeuvres and shaking hands at a networking event again. So what does that mean for the future of creating professional connections? Can you build a powerful, dream network in a virtual world? Networking expert J. Kelly Hoey, author of Build Your Dream Network: Forging Powerful Relationships In A Hyper-Connected World, firmly …
24
Mar
In this interactive workshop, Jen Jamula of GoldJam Creative will helped particpants improve their presentation skills by practicing ways to engage a variety of audiences remotely, and with impact. Participants learned how to emotionally affect and influence listeners, as studies show that people make decisions based on feeling rather than fact. Jen taught the group how to deliver presentations wi …
16
Mar
Watch Leading Your Business toward Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
The manner in which corporations are run globally is over. The leaders who recognize that employees, customers, and shareholders should be treated compassionately and equally are now displacing old leaders, and are succeeding in retaining the best talent and surviving the new realities. In this workshop, Keesa Schreane, ESG, Risk Global Partner Director at Refinitiv, and author of Corporations Com …