WCMElevate

Excel in each stage of your career.

Taking your Career to the Next Level

WCMElevate is a virtual workshop style program designed for mid-level female-identifying professionals currently employed in finance.     


  • Your network. Build influential and empowering professional relationships; 
  • Your learning. Develop professional skills for career advancement;
  • Your access to resources for career development (career coach, experts, educational materials);
  • Your knowledge and awareness of gender diversity and inclusion.

In 2022/2023 we are pleased to offer this program in 2 timezones. ET and CT. All sessions will take place from 5-6:30pm in respective time zones.

Program Criteria

Eligibility

  • Participants must have 5-10 years of professional experience;
  • Participants must submit a complete registration form. Payment can be made at time of registration or deferred to registration closing
  • Participants must be a WCM member in good standing and submit a complete application
  • Program Cost | $400 + HST


Key Dates

  • August 29, 2022 Registration Opens
  • October 17 2022:  Registrations Closes
  • November 2022: Session 1
  • January  2023: Session 2 
  • February 2023: Session 3 
  • March  2023: Session 4
  • April  2023: Session 5 

key information

What is Elevate?

Elevate is a virtual 5 month program with 5 workshop sessions. Workshop sessions feature high calibre speakers and professional development experts, presenting on topics that support mid-level women as you move your career forward into senior leadership positions and grow your professional network. 

This program is designed for women with 5-10 years in finance who are in or aspire to leadership positions. Workshop topics are designed to help you grow into senior leadership positions. 

Part of the Elevate program, Peer to Peer Mentoring is where applicants will be matched with 2 peers throughout the cycle of the program. Through this non-structured component, applicants will share stories from their career journey and gain valuable learning opportunities from their peers.

To get the most out of this program you will be expected to get involved with networking opportunities, complete pre-work before sessions & show up to all sessions prepared to fully engage. 

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