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


LMHQ, the Alliance for Downtown New York and Black Gotham Experience kick started the fall with a little-known NYC history lesson!  The Other Side of Wall Street started in 1643 with the beginning of a small town known as Land of the Blacks in the Dutch colony of New Netherland. By 1655, the Land of the Blacks was over twice the size of SoHo today and it continued to exist after the Engl …
Watch Creating a Racially Equitable Organization
As society reckons with the hard conversations about racial equity and justice that have been brought to the forefront by the killings of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and others and the Black Lives Matter movement, companies are grappling with how best to incorporate calls for action and lessons learned into their operations. From revised mission statements to rebranding to dedicat …
Watch Developing a Coaching Mindset
Whether with direct reports, friends or partners, we've all been in a situation where communication channels have broken down, meaning has been misunderstood, and people haven't taken our brilliant advice, no matter how many times we've tried to help. In this workshop, Commcoterie founder and communications expert Caitlin Elizabeth Harper demonstrated how through asking the right quest …
LMHQ's Women's Breakfast community and IFP’s Womxn Owning It hosted a virtual speed networking mixer! It was a great opportunity to meet the driven, dedicated womxn and allies in our communities and cap off a season of strong, dedicated programming. Participants joined Zoom breakouts for structured networking sessions and spent time as a larger group discussing network-building tips. …
Watch Managing Stress in Trying Times
Stress management can be challenging in normal times, but it can seem almost insurmountable in the middle of a global pandemic. In this workshop, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist Tracie Pinnock helped participants understand how stress presents itself in their lives, how well they currently deal with stress, and how to put systems in place to better manage it. Key takeaways included:Try to …