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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 first-time visitors. Gentlemen welcome when attending with a lady.

COCKTAIL MENU

Draught Beer
House Wine
House pour Spirits
Soft Drinks & Juices

Registration fee includes 2 standard drinks from the bar.


EVENT DETAILS:

Date: July 5th 2017, Wednesday
Time: 7:00-9:00 (please arrive at 6:45pm)
Venue: Carlton City Hotel, 1 Gopeng St, Singapore 078862
Fee: $30 for Members & first-time visitors

Book now for this unique Athena experience!

BOOK NOW

For more information about Athena please visit our website
and join our Facebook Community of over 26,150 members!

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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, a speaker shares an inspiring story of their journey as well as relevant tips we can put into practice in our own businesses and careers.

Athena events are attended by talented and highly motivated individuals – their passion, energy and determination to fulfill their business goals make our networking formula truly unique.

Our members attend regular Cappuccino Connections meetings to build a portfolio of quality business contacts and for a dose of monthly inspiration!

This month’s topic: Time is money! 

How to avoid being overwhelmed in your business by practicing good time management strategies. 

Do you ever feel like there just aren’t enough hours in the day? That your true priorities often take a backseat to the problems that other people put on your plate throughout the day?

This is fairly common, especially in our fast-paced, 24/7-connected world.  But the good news is that it can be under your control.

During this session, Nathalie will share her top time management tips so that you wake up energised and focused on the coming day… and you lay your head down each night, calm and satisfied with what you were able to accomplish.

Presented by: Nathalie Ricaud

Nathalie is a professional organiser and the founder of Get Organised & Beyond.  She works with women who feel overwhelmed by all the stuff they’ve accumulated in their homes or by all the activities they’re trying to fit into their schedule.  She helps them let go of the unneeded and unloved in their homes and schedules and establish systems so they feel relieved from stress and regain control over their lives.


Agenda

10:00am Please arrive for registration 
-Open networking
-Welcome and introductions
-Athena Aims
-Who’s in the room?
-Speaker
-Community News & Events
12:00 Close and open networking


Investment

$30 (including tax and service)
Fees charged will be passed directly to the venue to cover the cost of free-flow teas and coffees.

 

Benefits of Attending

All of our Athena groups are attended by talented and highly motivated individuals – their passion, energy and determination to fulfil their business goals make our networking formula truly unique.

Women are attracted to Athena because it addresses an often missing ingredient in the networking recipe and they recognise the benefits of networking with Athena:

  • Increased chances of business success. Face-to-face interactions positively impact your business’ success significantly.
  • More effective online/social media networking. Face-to-face networking makes your online networking and social media more effective. Meet the faces behind your Twitter/Facebook contacts!
  • Inexpensive way to market. Face-to-face networking is one of the most powerful, effective and cost effective ways to market your business.
  • Wider circle of influence. Meeting other women will expand your contact list and influence circle which can lead to an increase in business opportunities and referrals.
  • Knowledge and learning. Network strategy and business development training enables you to maximise your networking activities.
  • Personal and business growth. The more contacts you make, and the more networking events you attend, the more confident you will feel about your business and yourself.

 

Who Should Attend?

  • Executives – from junior to director level, responsible for building a portfolio of quality contacts.
  • Entrepreneurs – from pre-start up to established companies.
  • Business owners – small to medium-sized organisations from all industries.

 

Why Attend?

  • Join a vibrant and diverse community of women.
  • Interact with representatives from various industries.
  • Share best practices, tips, trends and news.
  • Seek and offer guidance and inspiration for business success.

 

What can I Expect?

  • Vibrant, focused and passionate individuals with exciting products, services and ideas.
  • Welcoming and informative environment, allowing you to network in a way that suits you.
  • A forum to listen and share your experiences.
  • Speakers who will openly share their business stories and successes.

 

WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU!

Book now for this unique Athena experience!

BOOK NOW

For more information about Athena please visit our website
and join our Facebook Community of over 26,150 members!

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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 member.

Ladies considering Executive Club membership may request an invitation to attend. Please contact the event organiser to request an invitation.

Visitor Fee: $76 including taxes and service and a delicious private lunch
Attendees: 20 female executives and entrepreneurs
Venue: Carlton City Hotel at 1 Gopeng Street, Singapore 078862

Visitor places are extremely limited, please contact us to reserve your seat.

The Athena Executive Club

The Athena Executive Club holds monthly networking and business strategy meetings hosted within an elegant and relaxed boardroom setting.

We invite women from various professional backgrounds to participate in a structured and facilitated lunch-time meeting. We provide networking and business development training and a place to share professional objectives, make strategic connections and long-term relationships for greater success.

The Executive Club provides access to a host of expertise and is perfect for women who are serious about growing, scaling and expanding their businesses and careers in a supportive and focused environment.

We have a maximum of 20 ladies from different professions at each Executive Club meeting.
We have approximately five spaces for visitors at each meeting.

Networking Strategy Training

One of Athena’s main aims is about developing our business skills, and these include our networking skills.

For those new to networking, these topics are designed to help you to network successfully and with confidence.

So whether we are Networking Novices or Nifty Networkers, there are always tips, ideas, and techniques that can be taken from these sessions to make our networking strategy even more effective.

Business Development Training

These short sessions are designed to share useful tips, facts and ideas covering a wide range of issues relevant to executives and entrepreneurs.

We invite an ‘expert in the field’ to present these topics and where possible we like to draw upon the considerable expertise of our members.

Our topics range from business planning to marketing to legal and financial aspects of running a business, and everything in between!

Executive Club Members

  1. Amanda Blum – amandablum.com – Storyteller Writer – amandablum.com
  2. Elizabeth Wong – Epiderma Pte. Ltd – Director – www.rexultsclinic.com
  3. Gayathri Subash – Dreamtrips – www.dreamtrips.com
  4. Jean Lim – Entrevo Training Pte Ltd – http://entrevo.com
  5. Louisa Yue – DP Dental – Dental Practice – www.dpdental.com.sg
  6. Pamposh Dhar – Terataii Wellness Centre – Meditation/Reiki www.terataii.com.sg
  7. Rachel Ridgwell – Ohh Lah Lah – Ladies Pleasure Products – www.ohhlahlah.com
  8. Renee Xavier – Alpha & Omega Law Corporation – Legal Services – www.alphaandomega.com.sg
  9. Valerie Marin – PureVitality Nutrition Concepts – Health & Wellness – Nutrition Coaching – www.purevitalitync.com
  10. Vicki Lew – Brew Creative Pte Ltd – Branding and Design – Graphic Design – www.iheartbrew.com
  11. Yana Fry – Spiritual Life Coach

EVENT DETAILS:

Date: May 17th 2017, Wednesday
Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Venue: Carlton City Hotel, 1 Gopeng St, Singapore 078862
Fee: $76 including taxes and service and a delicious private lunch

 

Book now for this unique Athena experience!

Request An Invite

Request An Invite

We are very much looking forward to welcoming you!

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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 MENU

Draught Beer
House Wine
House pour Spirits
Soft Drinks & Juices

Registration fee includes 2 standard drinks from the bar.


EVENT DETAILS:

Date: May 3rd 2017, Wednesday
Time: 7:00-9:00 (please arrive at 6:45pm)
Venue: Carlton City Hotel, 1 Gopeng St, Singapore 078862
Fee: $30 for Members & first-time visitors

Book now for this unique Athena experience!

BOOK NOW

For more information about Athena please visit our website
and join our Facebook Community of over 26,150 members!

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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 session to work.

Nifty Networking

​How Does It Work?

You will meet a new business contact every 180 seconds, and in just three minutes you will exchange introductions and request one of these A, B or Cs of Nifty Networking:

• Actionable Request
• Business Introduction
• Collaboration Opportunity

You will have the opportunity to share and listen to each person – so that you can see clearly how you can help each other. The session is structured so that you will have time to meet everyone individually!

The Nifty Networking event can help you network smarter in just 90 minutes! Expect your networking skills to grow and your business contacts to increase.

This is a one-off event and an INVALUABLE opportunity to meet and connect with 20 ladies in 1:1 in a single networking session!

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 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 shares an inspiring story of their journey as well as relevant tips we can put into practice in our own businesses and careers.

Athena events are attended by talented and highly motivated individuals – their passion, energy and determination to fulfill their business goals make our networking formula truly unique.

Our members attend regular Cappuccino Connections meetings to build a portfolio of quality business contacts and for a dose of monthly inspiration!

 

Agenda

10:00am Please arrive for registration 
-Open networking
-Welcome and introductions
-Athena Aims
-Who’s in the room?
-Speaker
-Community News & Events
12:00 Close and open networking

 

Investment

$30 (including tax and service)
Fees charged will be passed directly to the venue to cover the cost of free-flow teas and coffees.

 

Benefits of Attending

All of our Athena groups are attended by talented and highly motivated individuals – their passion, energy and determination to fulfil their business goals make our networking formula truly unique.

Women are attracted to Athena because it addresses an often missing ingredient in the networking recipe and they recognise the benefits of networking with Athena:

  • Increased chances of business success. Face-to-face interactions positively impact your business’ success significantly.
  • More effective online/social media networking. Face-to-face networking makes your online networking and social media more effective. Meet the faces behind your Twitter/Facebook contacts!
  • Inexpensive way to market. Face-to-face networking is one of the most powerful, effective and cost effective ways to market your business.
  • Wider circle of influence. Meeting other women will expand your contact list and influence circle which can lead to an increase in business opportunities and referrals.
  • Knowledge and learning. Network strategy and business development training enables you to maximise your networking activities.
  • Personal and business growth. The more contacts you make, and the more networking events you attend, the more confident you will feel about your business and yourself.

 

Who Should Attend?

  • Executives – from junior to director level, responsible for building a portfolio of quality contacts.
  • Entrepreneurs – from pre-start up to established companies.
  • Business owners – small to medium-sized organisations from all industries.

 

Why Attend?

  • Join a vibrant and diverse community of women.
  • Interact with representatives from various industries.
  • Share best practices, tips, trends and news.
  • Seek and offer guidance and inspiration for business success.

 

What can I Expect?

  • Vibrant, focused and passionate individuals with exciting products, services and ideas.
  • Welcoming and informative environment, allowing you to network in a way that suits you.
  • A forum to listen and share your experiences.
  • Speakers who will openly share their business stories and successes.

 

EVENT DETAILS:

Date: April 26th 2017, Wednesday
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue: Mandarin Oriental Hotel – Axis Lounge & Bar
Fee: $30 for members & first-time visitors

Book now for this unique Athena experience!

Book Now

BOOK NOW

We are very much looking forward to welcoming you!

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