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Have you found yourself stressing over a Slack or email from your boss trying to perceive his or her tone? Are you still hung up on a promotion that was given to a colleague over you?
If you're looking for ways to feel calmer, clearer, and more confident in your career, join us to hear from Elizabeth Sandler. Elizabeth led a neuroscience research project on how the brain inhibits our career progress and the hacks that we can use to get our brain to stop fighting us. As a former investment banking and private equity executive, she has first-hand experience with these common roadblocks and today helps executives from all career paths better navigate their careers. She will share real world examples along with actionable hacks and habits that will help you lead a less stressed, and more successful career and life.
Founder & CEO,
Courtney Brand is the Founder and CEO of thelighthouse. Prior to thelighthouse, she worked as a Management Consultant for 5 years in New York, Shanghai, and Beijing, selling and delivering work to top clients including Alibaba, Apple, Mercedes, Porsche, and Danone. After working for two years in New York, Courtney was transferred to PwC’s Shanghai office to help launch the firm’s new digital and innovation consulting practice in China which became the second highest revenue-generating team. As the Founder and CEO of thelighthouse, she is working to empower professionals with the network, insights, and support to thrive in their ever-changing careers and the fast changing world of work. She speaks Mandarin Chinese and French and graduated from Georgetown University.
Founder & CEO,
Elizabeth Sandler had a 25-year executive career in Financial Services. She was a Managing Director and Divisional COO at Blackstone and Deutsche Bank before retiring from her corporate career. She sits on the Boards of Franklin Square Capital (NYSE:FSK) and essensys (LON:ESYS) as well as The Wharton School and Scholars of Finance 501(c)(3). Elizabeth is passionate about closing the gender leadership gap and humanizing workplaces.
thelighthouse is the ‘Waze for your career’. We empower professionals with the network, insight, and support to navigate the fast changing world of work. We do this via algorithmic matching with relevant professionals for one-on-one virtual career sessions, curated resources, and member-driven events. We partner with people-first companies looking to invest in their top talent. As professionals navigate increasingly non-linear career paths, thelighthouse is becoming the throughline and empowering them at each stage of their ever-changing careers. Learn more at: https://www.thelighthouse.us/
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