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2019 Gearing Up keynote Michelle Poler inspires attendees to have the courage to take action despite their fears

Gearing Up Conference

A Transformational Conference for Emerging Leaders

Save the Date: Gearing Up 2021

Gearing Up is in its 16th year as the premiere conference dedicated to professionals in the first decade of their career. This dynamic event focuses on the leadership aspirations of women and non-binary individuals, and we welcome all allies. Gearing Up prepares individuals to take risks, to aspire to higher leadership, and to grow as inclusive leaders.

This transformational day provides participants with resources to thrive professionally and personally, with opportunities for self-reflection, group exploration, and interactive learning. Gearing Up's impact extends beyond the one-day event through goal-setting activities to encourage continued learning and development. Our empowering program fosters strong communications to help attendees develop a network of talented and supportive professionals. 

The Gloria Cordes Larson Center for Women and Business aims to create a welcoming space tha celebrated the diversity of our community with respect to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, and ability. We are committed to providing and promoting a bias free environment by adressing issues of equality and inclusion through our conference. 

Thursday, June 10, 2021
Bentley University
 

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A Transformational Day

Gearing Up provides participants with resources to thrive professionally and personally, with opportunities for self-reflection, group exploration, and interactive learning. The impact extends beyond the one-day event through goal-setting activities to encourage continued learning and development. Our empowering program fosters strong connections to help attendees develop a network of talented and supportive professionals.

Past Gearing Up Conferences

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The Gloria Cordes Larson Center for Women and Business aims to create a welcoming space that celebrates the diversity of our community with respect to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, and ability. We are committed to providing and promoting a bias free environment by addressing issues of equity and inclusion through our conference.

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Gearing Up Personal Objectives

Kori Carew
It takes courage to stand for your truth. It takes courage to be anti-racist. It takes courage to be an intersectional feminist.
Kori Carew
Gearing Up 2020 Keynote Speaker, Attorney and Community Builder