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Athena Executive Club – July 12th (Event)

Join us at our next Executive Club event on July 12! Athena Executive Club members meet for monthly facilitated networking sessions. To foster a culture of strategic collaboration, the Executive Club operates on a professional exclusivity basis. Membership is curated to provide a diverse mix of professions and industry sectors. Visitors and Visiting Athena members […]

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Athena Cappuccino Connections (July 26th)

See you on Wednesday, July 26 for our monthly Cappuccino Connections! Athena Cappuccino Connections   Cappuccino Connections are sophisticated, informal networking sessions for female executives and entrepreneurs held at the 5 Star Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Join us and meet fellow professionals and entrepreneurs in a relaxed, business-focused environment. Cappuccino Connections is a great introduction for […]

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Athena Executive Connections – July 2nd (Event)

Join us tomorrow on August 2nd for our social evening event! Athena Executive Connections   Social Drinks at Carlton City Hotel 7:00pm – 9:00pm+ Cost: $30 for members & first-time visitors Join us for our popular Athena social evening, a fun and relaxed evening of drinks, nibbles and casual conversations. This event is open to members and […]

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Athena Cappuccino Connections (May 24th)

  Athena Cappuccino Connections   Cappuccino Connections are sophisticated, informal networking sessions for female executives and entrepreneurs held at the 5 Star Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Join us and meet fellow professionals and entrepreneurs in a relaxed, business-focused environment. Cappuccino Connections is a great introduction for visitors to experience networking the Athena way! At each meeting, […]

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Athena Executive Club – May 17th (Event)

Athena Executive Club members meet for monthly facilitated networking sessions. To foster a culture of strategic collaboration, the Executive Club operates on a professional exclusivity basis. Membership is curated to provide a diverse mix of professions and industry sectors. Visitors and Visiting Athena members may attend, if their profession is not represented by an existing Club […]

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Athena Executive Connections – May 3rd (Event)

Athena Executive Connections   Social Drinks at Carlton City Hotel 7:00pm – 9:00pm+ Cost: $30 for members & first-time visitors Join us for our popular Athena social evening, a fun and relaxed evening of drinks, nibbles and casual conversations. This event is open to members and first-time visitors. Gentlemen welcome when attending with a lady. COCKTAIL […]

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Nifty Networking – Speed Networking (April 26th)

Cappuccino Connections Special Edition  ‘Nifty Networking’ – Athena’s networking version of speed dating This runs as a completely separate event in the UK and it’s fast, furious and fun. If you fancy trying it out and you aren’t jet setting off – book now as we need to keep numbers at 25 max for the […]

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Athena Executive Club – April 12th (Event)

Athena Executive Club members meet for monthly facilitated networking sessions. To foster a culture of strategic collaboration, the Executive Club operates on a professional exclusivity basis. Membership is curated to provide a diverse mix of professions and industry sectors. Visitors and Visiting Athena members may attend, if their profession is not represented by an existing Club […]

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Athena Executive Connections – April 5th (Event)

Athena Executive Connections – April 5 (Event)

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Athena Cappuccino Connections (February 22nd)

Athena Cappuccino Connections Cappuccino Connections are sophisticated, informal networking sessions for female executives and entrepreneurs held at the 5 Star Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Join us and meet fellow professionals and entrepreneurs in a relaxed, business-focused environment. Cappuccino Connections is a great introduction for visitors to experience networking the Athena way! At each meeting, a speaker […]

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An Invitation to Athena Cappuccino Connections

                    We would like to invite you to attend to our monthly coffee morning, Cappuccino Connections on Wednesday, January 25th, 2017. Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm Venue: Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Axis Lounge Level 4, 5 Raffles Avenue, Marina Square, Singapore 039797 Nearest MRT: Esplanade – approximately 10 minutes […]

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Athena Christmas Party 2016

THE ATHENA CHRISTMAS PARTY 2016 All Athena members and female visitors are welcome to join us in this early Christmas celebration – come reconnect, meet new members, and gain new contacts! Reconnect with members Meet new members and visitors Bring a friend (ladies only) Enjoy free-flow alcohol and non-alcoholic drinks with yummy morsels like kurobuta pork […]

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6 Reasons Why Networking Could Be Your Best Marketing Strategy For 2017

6 Reasons Why Networking Could Be Your Best Marketing Strategy For 2017 One of the most common things I hear from new Athena members is that they meant to attend an Athena networking event for a while, but for some reason, they didn’t get around to it. When they finally join, they wonder why they didn’t […]

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Nifty ‘Networking’ – Athena’s networking version of speed dating

‘Nifty Networking’ – Athena’s networking version of speed dating (November 23). This runs as a completely separate event in the UK and it’s fast, furious and fun. If you fancy trying it out and you aren’t jet setting off – book now as we need to keep numbers at 25 max for the session to […]

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Athena Cappuccino Connections

Athena Cappuccino Connections. Cappuccino Connections are sophisticated, informal networking sessions for female executives and entrepreneurs held at the 5 Star Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Join us and meet fellow professionals and entrepreneurs in a relaxed, business-focused environment. Cappuccino Connections is a great introduction for visitors to experience networking the Athena way! At each meeting, a speaker […]

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Athena Executive Club – Wednesday (November 9th)

Athena Executive Club – Wednesday (November 9th) Athena Executive Club members meet for monthly facilitated networking sessions. To foster a culture of strategic collaboration, the Executive Club operates on a professional exclusivity basis. Membership is curated to provide a diverse mix of professions and industry sectors. Visitors and Visiting Athena members may attend, if their profession […]

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Athena Executive Connections – November 2 (Event)

ATHENA EXECUTIVE CONNECTIONS –  November 2 (Event) Social Drinks at The Halia, Raffles Hotel November 2nd 2016 Wednesday 7:00pm – 9:00pm Fee – $30 members & first-time visitors Join us for our popular Athena social evening, a fun and relaxed evening of drinks, nibbles and casual conversations. This event is open to members and first-time visitors. Gentlemen welcome when attending […]

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Break The Ceiling, Touch The Sky 2016 – The Success And Leadership Summit For Women™ – Aug 29th

From the House of Rose Professional is Asia’s fastest growing summit for professional women to learn, network and achieve. The World Edition 2016 of the summit, to be held in Singapore on August 29, 2016 features 40 inspirational leaders from the world’s best organizations to share with delegates their best practices for success and leadership. Designed primarily for […]

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Meet ‘The Digital Conversationalist’ Andrea Edwards

Meet ‘The Digital Conversationalist’, Andrea Edwards at Cappuccino Connections. She will share her passion for content marketing and its’ ability to fundamentally transform how businesses market to their customers. About Cappuccino Connections Cappuccino Connections are sophisticated, informal networking sessions for female executives and entrepreneurs held at the 5 Star Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Join us and […]

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See you at next week’s social?

This month’s Cappuccino Connections is almost full and we are excited to welcome best-selling author and gender/diversity expert Anthony Rose. Anthony will be sharing Success Secrets of the World’s Most Inspirational Women”, from his book “Break the Ceiling, Touch the Sky. I’ll be back in Singapore next week to co-host an event in partnership with DWEN – Dell Women’s Entrepreneur Network – an […]

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Meet our inspiring speaker at this month’s special edition of Cappuccino Connections

For those that missed our 4th Anniversary of Cappuccino Connections last month, I shared my journey and answered the question ‘The real reason I build communities’. Here’s the video of my speech where I shared my personal journey. This month – as part of our International Women’s Day edition of Cappuccino Connections – I am excited to welcome my ‘sisters-in-arms’ Pocket […]

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The real reason why I create communities

This year marks our 4th anniversary and I am so grateful for all the wonderful members and friends who have supported Athena along the way. Join us on Wednesday for a special anniversary edition of Cappuccino Connections where I’ll be sharing my ‘why’ – my life’s journey and purpose. And a personal story of something that […]

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Athena Executive Connections – March 2

ATHENA EXECUTIVE CONNECTIONS Social Drinks at The Halia, Raffles Hotel March 2nd 2016 Wednesday 7:00pm – 9:30pm Cost – $30 members / $35 first-time visitors Join us for our popular Athena social evening, a fun and relaxed evening of drinks, nibbles and casual conversations. This event is open to members and first-time visitors. Gentlemen welcome […]

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A special gift for your success in 2016!

Before you crack open the Baileys, lay out the cheese plate, and put your feet up for a Star Wars marathon and the Dr. Who Christmas special … I would like to say a huge thank you for your amazing support, and for being part of the Athena Singapore community. As a special thank you, for […]

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‘Nifty Networking’ – Athena’s networking version of speed dating

Cappuccino Connections Special Edition Coffee Morning Networking at Mandarin Oriental Axis LoungeNovember 27th, 2015 Friday  10:00 am – 12:00 noonCost – $30 members / $35 1st-time visitors ‘Nifty Networking’ – Athena’s networking version of speed dating This runs as a completely separate event in the UK and it’s fast, furious and fun. If you fancy […]

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Last Athena Executive Club of 2015

This Wednesday is our last Executive Club lunch as we count down the final few events of 2015! Executive Club is a fun, structured session designed to help you network over a facilitated lunch. If you are a networking novice and want to avoid that awkward ‘working-the-room’ part of networking, or if you simply want an […]

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Cappuccino’s & Cocktails – Goodbye October, Hello November!

I can hardly believe that we are into the last week of October already. If 2014 was like a galloping horse dragging me through the year, 2015’s ‘Goat’ year has been like a ninja, silently passing me by!We wrap up this hazy October with our informal networking coffee morning ‘Cappuccino Connections’ on Friday, with the […]

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Digital Expertise, Networking & Inspiration at Athena

Executive Lifestyle is excited to invite you to the monthly Get Found workshop series, in partnership with The Athena Network. Specifically designed for business experts and lifestyle professionals who want to build their profile online, we cover a range of topics around Digital Brand, Influence, Expertise and Reputation. Get started with an introductory 2-hour session next week, where we will carry out a […]

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‘Entrepreneurial Terror’, how to get over analysis paralysis, and cope with the ups and downs of entrepreneurial life.

This Friday is our September edition of Cappuccino Connections! Join us for a monthly dose of inspiration and to connect for success with like-minded ladies. This week I’ll be sharing about ‘Entrepreneurial Terror’, how to get over analysis paralysis, and cope with the ups and downs of entrepreneurial life. I hope you can make it and look forward to […]

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Have you missed us? Athena events are back!

A quick reminder that we kick-off September with our fun and relaxed Executive Connections Social Evening next Wednesday, September 2nd. The event is open to members and first-time visitors, including gentlemen attending with a lady. Join us for an informal evening of drinks and a catch-up. Next up is the Executive Club on September 9th. If […]

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Join us on our next Athena Executive Club lunch!

A very quick reminder from me if you are keen to attend an Executive Club lunch, you might want to book for next Tuesday – our last session until September. Leverage the expertise and tap into the networks of 20 business women who want to help you grow your business – over a fun and […]

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Join us for Executive Connections social evening!

Fancy a few drinks in the ambiance of the beautiful Raffles Hotel? Join us for this week’s Executive Connections social evening! Bring your colleagues and friends for a fun and relaxed evening of drinks, nibbles and casual conversations at Halia, Raffles Hotel. Open to first-time visitors and Athena members Executive Connections is a fun and relaxed […]

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2 Simple Things I’ve Learned (in 40 years)

June 1st was a milestone for me – my big 4-0! I spent the weekend with my family, reflecting on the last 40 years. There is nothing like a big birthday to get you thinking about what you want to achieve in life – and I have a long way to go. But what I love […]

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3 Simple Tax Concepts That Business Owners Can Benefit From

3 Simple Tax Concepts That Business Owners Can Benefit From There’s one last Executive Club this month so if you would like to experience our slightly more structured networking session, now is your chance. At next Tuesday’s meeting, we have tax expert Genevieve Chan who will be sharing 3 Simple Tax Concepts That Business Owners Can Benefit From. […]

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Cocktail Connections Anyone?

Cocktail Connections Anyone? How about a Cappuccino Connections style event, but in the evening and with cocktails instead of cappuccinos? Sounds good, doesn’t it?! Our members have spoken and we have listened. As requested by Namrata Rao from Multicult, we will have a special one- off Cocktail Connections next Thursday. Join us for a Singapore Sling, delicious […]

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2 Seats Left For Tomorrow’s Executive Club Lunch

Tomorrow is the 2nd of our two Executive Club lunch meetings and we still have a couple of seats available!If you haven’t experienced the magic of structured networking, I highly recommend you try it. It was through this type of strategic networking setting that I landed my biggest and most lucrative clients when I was running my IT company in the […]

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Happy Easter from The Athena Network

We hope you had a lovely weekend! Last week was a short one for the Athena team as we enjoyed an extra day off for Easter. Now we are back and raring to go with April events. Although we are now in the second quarter of 2015, Easter is a great time for new beginnings. Why not get the […]

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A Tribute to Mr Lee Kuan Yew

It has been a sad, sad week for Singapore as the nation collectively mourns the passing of Mr Lee Kuan Yew. I’ve personally found it hard to focus on day to day tasks this week, there has been so much happening across the various online platforms, media and news channels.   As we come together to share our thoughts, […]

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Get a free seat for Cappuccino Connections (sign up today!)

I hope you are all having a great month so far! Here at Athena we are busy but productive as the 1st Quarter of 2015 comes to a close. Next week, we have the last two events for March – the IWD Gala Dinner in support of the Singapore Council of Women’s Organisations, and Cappuccino Connections. If […]

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Tea Parties, Wonder Woman Bears and IWD Celebrations!

  March has arrived and what a month it has been so far! On Monday, I had my first live TV experience as a guest on The 5 Show. I talked about the New2U thrift shop at SCWO.org.sg, which funds so many fantastic initiatives.This week I’m off to Hanoi to attend the ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Forum to meet other organisations […]

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Celebrating International Women’s Day 2015

International Women’s Day is just around the corner and Athena is proud to be a member of SCWO.org.sg, the national coordinating body of 57 women’s organisations in Singapore. SCWO actively works towards the goal of advancing the status of women and acts as the voice for women in Singapore. I am honoured to serve on […]

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Your $88 CNY Ang Bao From Athena!

Aren’t we lucky here in Singapore, so soon after enjoying the merriment of Christmas and New Year along comes Chinese New Year and the fun starts over. Before you rush off to get your CNY shopping, catch a flight or cook up a feast – here’s a little something for you from the Athena team. […]

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Free For A Power Lunch Tomorrow?

  At Athena we have 2 Executive Club meetings every month and these sessions are definitely what I would call ‘power lunches’! In the space of a 2 hour session with lunch included, 20 business women follow a structured agenda to get the most out of the time and reach out to a diverse set of contacts through those […]

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#HappyBirthdayAthenaSG

People often see networking as an opportunity to promote themselves. And it definitely is, to a certain extent. But if you find it hard to promote yourself you are not alone… At every Athena Executive Club we have a section called Monthly Minutes where each of the 20 ladies at the meeting stand up for one […]

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The Athena Network Singapore Turns 3!

I can hardly believe it but The Athena Network Singapore turns 3 this February!It really is a bit like watching a child grow up and I admit to feeling quite like the proud mother. Our community has blossomed, from one monthly networking event, to a network that has welcomed 2000 women to over 150 events […]

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What Is Your Networking Challenge?

For the last two weeks at Athena meetings, we have been discussing how important it is to align your networking goals with your business goals. As business owners or professionals you probably work with a marketing plan, a financial plan and a business plan. But is your networking plan kind of ‘stuck’ on the side of all of these – filling […]

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Build Your Profile as a Local Expert! Free for Athena Members

Most of the ladies who come to Athena are there to make new connections, find potential clients and identify collaborators. And that’s exactly what you should be thinking about when you attend a networking event.Apart from all of that, there’s also something quite magical that happens when you join our community – you start to […]

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Dates For Your Diary : January 2015

Well here we are, almost at the end of 2014! What a bumpy ride this year has been, both agonizing and exhilarating. I’ve learned some really important lessons – lessons that I’m already leveraging for next year’s plans!In 2015 I will be focusing my time and energy on improving the Athena Network experience – and […]

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