Women make up 45 percent of the workforce at S&P 500 companies. And, over the last several years, many organizations and groups have launched programs aimed at bringing women together in the workplace. LeanIn.org, Sheryl Sandberg’s nonprofit, dedicated a recent campaign to emphasizing that women can be powerful allies for each other in the workplace by encouraging each other and celebrating women’s achievements.
One way to support the ladies in your professional life is by planning an event to spend some quality time outside of the office. All of these events are great for any combination of attendees, but we polled some of our favorite female members of the team to identify experiences they enjoy with their female coworkers.
Grab your crew for a trek through Malibu as you sip on wine and interact with exotic animals. From a picturesque picnic to a safari ride, this wine tasting—complete with a take-home bottle—is one memory that will keep you saying “cheers!”
You’ll get no argument from us about going to an event that features chocolate. Period. Invite your guests to this Texas-based chocolate shop, and you’ll get to try your hand at crafting truffles with a master chocolatier.
Treat your guests to a hands-on beauty experience at the Magnificent Mile Bloomingdale’s store. After a quick makeup seminar, guests can choose between a professional makeup application or skincare treatment.
1 Atelier is giving you the opportunity to treat your guests to the handbag of their dreams. Custom designs come to life as you create a custom, luxury handbag, choosing from an assortment of leathers and unique add-ons, the chance to create your own one-of-a-kind handbag is an opportunity you don’t want to miss.
Giving back has never been so stylish. In TOMS stores across the country, your group will be invited to an exclusive in-store shopping event. Every pair of TOMS shoes purchased helps provide shoes, sight, water, safe birth and bullying prevention services to people in need. Book your event at TOMS stores across the country.
Satisfy your sweet tooth with a trip to the infamous Dylan’s Candy Bar in River North. Your group can enjoy a whimsical, private space where you can truly “taste the rainbow.” After enjoying small bites and drinks, your guests can grab a bag and load up on the candy of their choice to take home.
Find the perfect pair of sunglasses during a Sunglass Hut shopping event. With a $200 gift card and the latest selection of designer duds, you’re sure find a style that frames your face. Our Sunglass Hut experience is currently available in cities across the U.S.
Elevate your retail therapy with a visit to the beautiful JOIE store for a sophisticated shopping experience. With personal shoppers, bites, beverages and a $150 gift card, your guests are sure to leave feeling fancy. Joie shopping experiences are available in cities across the country.
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