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


Watch The Leadership Mindset Shift: The Power of Self-Awareness & Reflection
Moving into a leadership role for the first time is challenging. It’s a major career shift, one filled with many ups and downs as well as wins and losses. As with any opportunity or challenge, your mindset is key to your success.  In this workshop, LeadConnext founder Erin Brown dug into how your mindset shapes who you are as a leader, as well as the importance of building self-awa …
Watch The Unfiltered Lessons of a Female Entrepreneur
It’s not easy to be a woman entrepreneur. Though more women are starting businesses than men these days, they still face a playing field that is not always fair, predictable or politically correct. According to Visa’s 2020 State of Female Entrepreneurship report, though 79% of female entrepreneurs in the U.S. say they feel more empowered than they did five years ago, nearly 70% still r …
Watch 100 New Yorkers: In Conversation with Mona Chalabi
LMHQ and the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) hosted an exciting conversation with data journalist and multidisciplinary artist Mona Chalabi and Absolut Art Global Creative Director Michelle Grey. Mona and Michelle discussed Mona's 100 New Yorkers project, which is being displayed across screens at the Westfield World Trade Center through November 30, 2020 as part of LMCC’s River …
Watch Career Pivots: Reinventing Yourself in an Ever-Changing World
You’re confident you can knock it out of the park in a certain role, but your resume doesn’t include the listed requirements. When you’re seeking to pivot from one industry or career to another, the roadblocks are seemingly endless. In this workshop Kay & Black Talent Management’s Hillary Black and Kathryn Freund shared a recruiter's perspective on how to …
Watch: 10 Strategies to Recession-Proof Your Career
How can you take more control over your career when everything is in flux? In this workshop, Lenore Kantor, a growth consultant and leadership coach who has launched over 100 products and advised hundreds of startup founders, taught participants the steps they could take to chart a course forward that is tailored to their strengths and expertise. Lenore shared a framework for embracing flexibility …