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Bottomless Closet

2021 Workshops 

 

 

PDS: Empowerment Leadership

Wednesday, October 6, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

NEW TO Bottomless Closet! Be prepared to step into empowered leadership through the use of performance principles and experiential training methods. We will seek to build information around our own behavior and self-imposed limitations, what we need to shift in order to move more deeply into our power, and how we can lay a strong foundation for future female leaders. We utilize improv and role play because it is a high impact tool for exploring presence, embracing failure, moving out of your comfort zone, and empowering yourself to realize your full potential. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 

 


 

 

PDS: Resume and Interviewing Pratice with Blackstone

Thursday, October 7, 2021  2:00 pm – 3:00 pm 

Back By Popular Demand!

Join members of the Human Resources and other teams at Blackstone as you learn some of their resume and interview tips and have the opportunity to meet the team, practice and network. You'll have fun and learn a few tips at the same time. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

FMS: Budgeting Concepts: Tips and Hints

Wednesday, October 13, 2021  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

 

Let's continue our financial journey on the right foot with a solid financial plan. Join Diane Gallagher from American Century Investments as she leads a fact filled and fun workshop on budgeting. You'll learn some great tips to set you on a solid financial year. This will be a virtually workshop. Login information to access this session will be sent to you by e-mail prior to the event. CORE

 

 

 


 

 

FMS: Basics of Personal Finance

Tuesday, October 19, 2021  12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

 

Join this lunch and learn with  professionals from Bethpage Federal Credit Union as they discuss the basics of personal finance.  This class is a great way to learn some of the basics, and even understand the difference between a credit union and a bank. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Your Job Search Masterpiece Pt.1

Tuesday, October 19, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Do not miss this event with certified career coach Crystal Barrow, (you may have seen her on TV). It is key that you stand out and gain the competitive edge for your job search and this 2-part Masterclass will show you how. Create a diversified job strategy and learn branding, networking strategies, interview tips and more. This is for you if you want to:

Land more interviews and have the confidence that you're having better interviews and salary conversations.

Learn how to find new opportunities.

See progress and results in your job search because what you've been doing doesn't seem to be working.

Stand out competitively in a crowded market.

Want to walk away with an effective job search strategy so you can get results and get hired.

Session 1 is October 19th and you will automatically be enrolled for session 2 on October 26th both at 6:00 pm

This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 

 


 

 

PDS: Your Job Search Masterpiece Pt.2

Tuesday, October 26, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Do not miss this event with certified career coach Crystal Barrow, (you may have seen her on TV). It is key that you stand out and gain the competitive edge for your job search and this 2-part Masterclass will show you how. Create a diversified job strategy and learn branding, networking strategies, interview tips and more. This is for you if you want to:

Land more interviews and have the confidence that you're having better interviews and salary conversations.

Learn how to find new opportunities.

See progress and results in your job search because what you've been doing doesn't seem to be working.

Stand out competitively in a crowded market.

Want to walk away with an effective job search strategy so you can get results and get hired.

Session 1 is October 19th and you will automatically be enrolled for session 2 on October 26th both at 6:00 pm

This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 

 


 

 

PDS: Job Search Technology Pt.1

Monday, November 1, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

We are launching our Technology For Life Series with SONY. 

 

This is a 2 part session Using technology to support job search applications and the application process – During these sessions we will discuss which job search engine sites your should use pending the jobs you wish to apply for (Job Leads, Zip Recruiter, The Muse, LinkedIn). Once you have selected a job we’ll review how to submit your resume using the search engine sites.  Allow for question and answer period. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Job Search Technology Pt.2

Wednesday, November 3, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

This is the second session of Using technology to support job search applications and the application process – During these sessions we will discuss which job search engine sites your should use pending the jobs you wish to apply for (Job Leads, Zip Recruiter, The Muse, LinkedIn). Once you have selected a job we’ll review how to submit your resume using the search engine sites.  Allow for question and answer period. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

 

PDS: Early Success on The Job

Wednesday, November 17, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm  

 

We've all been there, and with COVID and the new rules or on-boarding, starting a new job can be even more stressful. Whether you recently started a job, are recently hired and not yet started or still searching for a job the tips you will learn in this session are helpful. You'll also have the chance to ask questions and look for guidance on your new employment journey. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PES: How to Quit Sugar

Thursday, November 18, 2021 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Learn what sugar REALLY does in your body and actionable steps you can take to beat the sugar monster! This webinar covers how blood sugar works, the stages of blood sugar dysregulation, how to read labels and spot hidden sugars, and how to squash cravings. Join Functional Nutrition Therapist Jennifer Sweenie from Heart and Belly Nutrition on this journey to good health. This is a virtual ZOOM   workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

 

PES: New Year - New You!

Friday, January 8, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Join Derek Warburton, celebrity stylist for this super special event. Derek will share styling tips and tricks so we can welcome 2021 in the most fabulous way possible. Let's have fun and come to the event as if we were face to face, a little make-up, your favorite top and biggest smile! Don't miss this fun evening. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


    

 

PES: Yoga Class

Tuesday, January 12, 2021  9:00 am – 9:50 am 

 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 


 

 

FMS: Investments 101 

Tuesday, January 12, 2021  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

 

What is risk tolerance? What are the tax benefits of saving for retirement? What are the various types of retirement investment vehicles? Amy Kong will have all of the answers at this informative session. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

PDS: Vision Your 2021

Wednesday, January 13, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

After living through 2020, setting goals for a new year may feel daunting, overwhelming, and almost pointless. But there is an opportunity to really sink in and decide what you would like 2021 to feel like.  

 

Join Sarah Wahiba Senan for a vision board workshop that will set the tone for your 2021.  Sarah, a certified life and leadership coach, will guide you to decide what you truly want - not just items and achievements, but what you also want to feel.  You will then create a vision board that represents what you truly, deeply want, and it will serve as a reminder through the year as your work towards your vision.

 

Please have a blank piece of paper, some magazines, glue or tape, and photos that are especially meaningful to you. Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. This workshop will be held at Bottomless Closet . ELECTIVE

 

 

 


 

PDS: Refresh Yourself!!

Thursday, January 14, 2021  12:00 pm – 1:15 pm 

 

Attend this session to learn ways to reinvigorate your employability and revitalize your job search for 2021. You may have had the wind knocked out of your sails in the past, and now is your time to shine again. Join this interactive webinar to learn which actions to take that can make you shine in the eyes of employers. The session is being delivered by Amy from 3 Shoes Inc. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PES: Yoga Class

Thursday, January 14, 2021  4:00 pm – 4:50 pm 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

 

PES: Yoga Class

Tuesday, January 19, 2021  9:00 am – 9:50 am 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

        

PDS: Working in Virtual Teams

Wednesday, January 20, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

This workshop will focus on communication, relationships, and conflict in virtual teams. You will learn tips for building relationships and trust when working virtually, best practices for communication in virtual teams, and learn about sources of conflict that are specific to virtual teams. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

PES: Yoga Class

Thursday, January 21, 2021  4:00 pm – 4:50 pm 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

 

 

PDS: Intro and Tips for Google Drive and Microsoft One Drive

Tuesday, January 26, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Learn how to leverage free storage solutions from Google & Microsoft. This workshop will give you tips on making spreadsheets (budgets), using photos. You will will learn how to make PowerPoints work for you, and be accessible from any device, mobile or web. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 

 


 

 

PDS: Mindset Matter: Do You Believe in Growth?

Monday, February 8, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:15 pm 

 

"Whether you believe you can, or you believe you cannot, either way you are right." Henry Ford made that statement that during his lifetime from 1863 -1947; it still rings true today. Join us for this interactive webinar to identify the growth mindset. Join Amy from 3 Shoes Inc. for this exciting event. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 

 


 

 

PES: Morning Yoga!!

Tuesday, February 9, 2021  9:00 am – 9:50 am 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

        

PDS: LinkedIN

Friday, February 12, 2021  1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 

 

LinkedIn is the primary vehicle for professional networking, but, in order to be successful at it you need to have a great profile and understand the tips and tricks to get noticed. Join Amy Soricelli, Vice President, Career Services from Berkeley College as she walks you through creating and managing your LinkedIn Profile. It's a must attend for anyone job searching.This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PES: Morning Yoga!!

Tuesday, February 16, 2021  9:00 am – 9:50 am 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

PDS: Social Styles at Work

Wednesday, February 17, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Everyone has a different social style. Find out your own social style beforehand (instructions to be provided). You will learn how to communicate and work with people with different styles than you, and anticipate and manage conflicts between different styles. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE 

 

 


 

 

PES: Morning Yoga!!

Tuesday, February 23, 2021  9:00 am – 9:50 am 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

    

PDS: Resume Writing and Interview Prep

Tuesday, February 23, 2021  4:00 pm – 5:30 pm 

 

This workshop provides a step-by-step guide of crafting the perfect resume to attract the eyes of hiring managers and land your next job. Proskauer personnel discuss many of the unwritten rules of interviewing and how to best convey one's skills and qualifications both on paper and in person. Proskauer has adapted this presentation to address how much of the current job search and hiring processes have changed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. We will share simple tips and tricks for elevating your virtual interviewing experience by maximizing your lighting, minimizing your background noises and distractions, and conveying a professional tone. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


     

 

FMS: Budgeting Concepts: Tips and Hints

Wednesday, February 24, 2021  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

 

Start the new year off on the right foot with a solid financial plan. Join Diane Gallagher from American Century Investments as she leads a fact filled and fun workshop on budgeting. You'll learn some great tips to set you on a solid financial year. This will be a virtually workshop. Login information to access this session will be sent to you by e-mail prior to the event. CORE

 

Start the new year off on the right foot with a solid financial plan. Join Diane Gallagher from American Century Investments as she leads a fact filled and fun workshop on budgeting. You'll learn some great tips to set you on a solid financial year. This will be a virtually workshop. Login information to access this session will be sent to you by e-mail prior to the event. CORE


 

PES: Morning Yoga!!

Tuesday, March 2, 2021  9:00 am – 9:50 am 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 


 

    

PDS: Your Professional Toolkit

Tuesday, March 2, 2021  4:00 pm – 5:30 pm 

 

This Professionalism workshop covers the three core components (character strengths, elevator pitches, and goal setting) of the 'professionalism toolkit.' By engaging in interactive activities with Proskauer personnel, participants develop the tools to create ambitious yet achievable goals, learn how craft the perfect conversation starter when professionally networking, and discuss the key traits that hiring managers look for when evaluating candidates. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


    

 

PDS: Panel Discussion on Career Journeys at Equitable

Wednesday, March 3, 2021  2:00 pm – 4:30 pm 

 

This will be a candid panel discussion with employees from Equitable. Each person will walk you through their career path and discuss their current position. You will be able to take away key points on taking control of your career development, shaping your career objective and tools to brand yourself. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

PES: International Women's Day

Monday, March 8, 2021  5:30 pm – 7:00 pm 

 

Productivity, Self-care, and Style from Shapermint
Come celebrate International Women's Day with Shapermint and Bottomless Closet. There´s power in taking a moment for you. Join our Reshape your mindset panel for personal experience stories, self-care tips, and live styling advice in a chat centered on self-celebration and goals. There will be raffle prizes for attendees. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


    

 

PES: Morning Yoga!!

Tuesday, March 9, 2021  9:00 am – 9:50 am 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

 

PES: Tips from Hollywood's Beauty Guru

Monday, March 15, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Robyn Newmark, Hollywood's Beauty Guru and the CEO/Founder of Newmark Beauty is back with us YAY! Join this special event with Robyn to learn about all things skincare to get yourself even more beautiful for Spring, have the opportunity to ask questions, learn some simple tips and spend and spend some time focusing on much needed some self-care. March is Women's History month - let's celebrate! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

 

PES: Morning Yoga!!

Tuesday, March 16, 2021  9:00 am – 9:50 am 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 


 

 

PES: Makeup Tips with Sephora

Tuesday, March 16, 2021  1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 

 

Join Sephora make-up artists as they take you through a ZOOM make-up application session. Learn some new tips and tricks on make-up application. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

 

PDS: Teams: Stages and Tips for Working Together

Wednesday, March 17, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

What makes a great team and how can you be a great teammate? You will learn the stages of team development and what makes teams effective and successful. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE 

 

 


 

 

PES: Morning Yoga!!

Tuesday, March 23, 2021  9:00 am – 9:50 am 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 


   

 

PDS: Speaking and Communications

Tuesday, March 23, 2021  4:00 pm – 5:30 pm 

 

The Public Speaking & Communications workshop provides participants with an in-depth overview of the various components of public speaking and the key tips for delivering the perfect presentation. Participants also discuss the importance of clear and effective communications skills and how these skills are crucial to all professional paths. Proskauer's personnel will also cover the necessity of carefully managing one's online profiles and keeping your personal brand engaging yet professional. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PES: Healthy Eyes, Healthy Vision

Wednesday, March 24, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 

 

Exciting to offer this program along with our new corporate partner, luxury eye brand Vint & York. The session will be all about eye health, with Dr. Karen Dorman presenting a session on eye health, eye care and what to be on the lookout to keep your eyes healthy. There will also be an optician sharing some important details on selecting the best lenses and frames. Attendees will receive a free eye exam done virtually as well as a pair of lenses and frames. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


    

 

PES: Makeup Tips with Sephora

Thursday, March 25, 2021  5:30 pm – 6:30 pm 

 

Join Sephora make-up artists as they take you through a ZOOM make-up application session. Learn some new tips and tricks on make-up application. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 


 

 

PES: Your Health and Wellness Journey

Monday, March 29, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

A very special opportunity to partner with certified Health Coach Locke Hughes, through this three part session you will do the following: 1)dive into the science of motivation, the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic motivation (without getting too lofty), and the importance of identifying your why on your wellness journey
2)Explore Mindful eating which is a way of eating that truly supports your overall well-being, helps you reach your natural, healthy weight in the process, while still enjoying all the foods you love. It's also called "intuitive eating."
3)Reposition exercise not as something that's punishment, or something you have to do -- but rather see it as something we get to do. This is a three session program taking place on March 29, April 5th and April 12th. Registering for the first session automatically registers you for all three. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

 

PES: Morning Yoga!!

Tuesday, March 30, 2021  9:00 am – 9:50 am 

 

We all need to work on our health and wellness, yoga is one of the best ways to gently connect with ourselves and our bodies. Join Nancy Zucker, a certified yoga instructor as she takes us through a 45 minute yoga session, no matter what level you are this session is for you. You can do the poses either in a chair, on a mat or even a towel, at your speed. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

    

PDS: Virtual You - Show Up & Stand Out

Tuesday, March 30, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:15 pm 

 

Now that our world has shifted from interacting in person to primarily being online, we have to shift our approaches to make a positive impact on others. Join us for this interactive webinar to learn ways to polish your online presence so that you not only show up, but you also stand out. Join Amy from 3 Shoes Inc. for this important session. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


    

    

PDS: Tips for a Successful Virtual Interview

Wednesday, March 31, 2021  6:30 pm – 8:00 pm 

 

In this interactive workshop, we'll work on a variety of interviewing skills, from preparing for common questions to applying past work experiences to new industries. You will also learn makeup and styling tips to help you look (and feel!) camera-ready! Brought to you by members of the Miss New York Organization, this workshop will specifically focus on how to prepare for a virtual interview and how to ace it with confidence. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

FMS: Your Finances and COVID

Thursday, April 1, 2021  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

 

COVID has impacted everyone's life, their health and certainly their finances. Join this session delivered by Tami Peter as she discusses your finances during COVID, how to manage your expenses and protect your savings. You will walk away with a better approach on managing your money. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PES: Your Health and Wellness Journey

Monday, April 5, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

A very special opportunity to partner with certified Health Coach Locke Hughes, through this three part session you will do the following: 1)dive into the science of motivation, the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic motivation (without getting too lofty), and the importance of identifying your why on your wellness journey
2)Explore Mindful eating which is a way of eating that truly supports your overall well-being, helps you reach your natural, healthy weight in the process, while still enjoying all the foods you love. It's also called "intuitive eating."
3)Reposition exercise not as something that's punishment, or something you have to do -- but rather see it as something we get to do. This is a three session program taking place on March 29, April 5th and April 12th. Registering for the first session automatically registers you for all three. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

 

FMS: Financial Basics

Tuesday, April 6, 2021  4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

 

This Financial Literacy workshop provides an easy-to-understand overview of the core financial skills and tools that all working professionals need to know, including how to open a bank account, how to create a sustainable budget, the dangers of debt, and key tips for maintaining positive financial health. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 

 


 

    

PDS: Speaking in Public & Your Story

Wednesday, April 7, 2021  5:30 pm – 7:00 pm 

 

 

In a partnership with TwelveNYC, a woman owned brand marketing company we are excited to offer clients with an introduction to this program, Tell Your Story.

The purpose of this workshop is to help you  gain the skills and confidence you need to talk about yourself (tell your story) and to comfortably navigate a wide range of communication scenarios. This is an introductory session, and, if you and others are interested, it may extend into a more in depth multi week offering.  Topics include how to communicate effectively virtually as well as in personThis is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PES: Your Health and Wellness Journey

Monday, April 12, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

A very special opportunity to partner with certified Health Coach Locke Hughes, through this three part session you will do the following: 1)dive into the science of motivation, the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic motivation (without getting too lofty), and the importance of identifying your why on your wellness journey
2)Explore Mindful eating which is a way of eating that truly supports your overall well-being, helps you reach your natural, healthy weight in the process, while still enjoying all the foods you love. It's also called "intuitive eating."
3)Reposition exercise not as something that's punishment, or something you have to do -- but rather see it as something we get to do. This is a three session program taking place on March 29, April 5th and April 12th. Registering for the first session automatically registers you for all three. Join your Bottomless Closet friends and let's get healthy together! This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 


 

 

FMS: Retirement & Investments Pt.1

Tuesday, April 13, 2021  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

 

Ever wondered about your retirement? Cynthia Howell will show you the ins-and-outs of planning, saving and investing for retirement. Traditional IRAs, Roth IRAs, and 401(k)s Plans are covered, as well as setting the plans up and funding them over time. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 

 


  

 

FMS: Your Spending and Saving Plan

Wednesday, April 14, 2021  4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

 

We can all benefit from becoming financially smarter and here's a great opportunity to expand your money know-how. Join staff from People's United Bank as they discuss tips and tricks in developing a smart saving plan when money is tight. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


    

 

PDS: Your New Job Search

Thursday, April 22, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Need some help planning your job search and interview during this new virtual world. Join Erica Alpert from LIM College Career Services as she will focus on top strategies for job searching in addition to tactics for acing a virtual interview. Attendees will gain knowledge of different job boards, how to prepare for virtual interviews, and what type of questions to ask to ensure the company is the right fit. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

FMS: Retirement & Investments Pt.2

Tuesday, April 27, 2021  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

 

What investments should you have in your retirement account? Cynthia Howell will help you understand the options as you look at Mutual Funds, Index Funds, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Sector Funds, and more. Our focus is on building a basic portfolio targeted to your expected retirement age and your personal risk profile. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

    

PES: Clothing Style Tips and Tricks

Wednesday, April 28, 2021  4:00 pm – 5:30 pm 

 

Wondering what the new business casual styles look like in today's world? Join our partners from Lafayette 148, a premier clothing brand as they deliver a session on the new work wear styles, tips and tricks. It will be a fun and very interactive session and we're all ready for some spring styles. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 

 


 

 

PDS: Body Talk with Katie Sturino

Thursday, April 29, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Katie Sturino believes that your life can begin at a time of adversity. After changing careers, getting divorced and gaining a bunch of weight, Katie found the power to channel her pain into progress. She became a leading voice of body acceptance (@KatieSturino), founded the personal care brand Megababe, and will soon release her first book, Body Talk. In this workshop, Katie will give inspiring, tactical tips on how to embrace your body at any size, to start living your best life. Special raffle prizes for those who attend!. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

 

PDS: Client Town Hall

Monday, May 3, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Here is your opportunity to join a casual and fun conversation with your Bottomless Closet friends. Do you have a particular question on your job search? Do you want to learn about our services or workshops? Want to share a personal success story? Have a suggestion on how we can better serve you? Want to learn more about being a client speaker? Join this Town Hall! And we will even have some raffles for attendees! This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


   

 

PDS: Values and Cultural Differences

Wednesday, May 5, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

Values and Cultural Differences: Our workplaces are increasingly diverse. We need to work together with people who have different values and cultural backgrounds than us. In this workshop, being facilitated by Nina Nesdoly from eth University of Ottawa we will talk about the different types of values that people bring to the workplace and start building cultural intelligence. You'll learn about key cultural dimensions that vary around the world and how they might manifest in work settings. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Women in The Workplace w BlackRock

Tuesday, May 11, 2021  4:00 pm – 5:30 pm 

 

Join a panel of amazing women from BlackRock as they address topics including: how to network in a remote environment, job search tools and best practices ,wellness and self-care. You'll have unique access to ask questions directly from the panel of speakers in a relaxed and encouraging environment. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Career Planning: Transfer Your Skills

Thursday, May 13, 2021  4:00 pm – 5:30 pm 

 

Thinking of looking for work in a new field? Maybe opportunities in your current field are limited, or you just feel it's time for a change. Learn how to identify your skills and interests, explore your options, and convince a recruiter that you're a great fit for the job in this informative session led by Mira Graetz-Ball, an experienced Bottomless Closet Employment Coach. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


    

    

PDS: Balance Your Work and Non-Work Life

Tuesday, May 18, 2021  6:30 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

As we all know, successfully combining work and non-work (such as family) responsibilities remains one of the biggest challenges faced by women in today's fast-paced world. Our ability to juggle these balls is critical: It affects our everyday functioning and well-being, but it also influences our loved ones. In this workshop, we will dive deeper into potential ways in which different areas of our life influence one another. We will discuss separating or integrating work and family roles, and how to achieve the desired level of balance. Further, we will discuss the different thoughts and emotions associated with managing different life responsibilities, potential coping strategies, and how we can focus on positive connections between different roles. Importantly, each participant will explore her own challenges and preferences and work toward a plan for work-non work integration This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Housing Laws and Your Rights as a Tenant

Wednesday, May 26, 2021  5:00 pm – 6:30 pm 

 

Join this remote session, facilitated by attorneys from the Association of Black Women Attorneys (ABWA) as they discuss current housing laws and your rights as a tenant in New York City. There will be time for some questions. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

 

PDS: LinkedIn Basics

Monday, June 7, 2021  12:00 pm – 1:30 pm 

 

Want to know how recruiters find talent and hire people, join this session with professionals who have the responsibility for hiring staff for their organization, Tradeweb. Tips will help you understand the process from the recruiter/company's side and improve your own job search. Meet and network with staff. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


    

 

PDS: New York Life Panel

Wednesday, June 9, 2021  12:00 pm – 1:00 pm 

 

Join the team from New York Life for this first time event, learn a bit about the organization, hear from staff members about their career journeys, have the opportunity to ask questions and practice your networking skills with this virtual program. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 


 

 

PDS: Recruitment Tips from a Recruiter

Tuesday, June 15, 2021  4:00 pm – 5:30 pm 

 

Want to know how recruiters find talent and hire people, join this session with professionals who have the responsibility for hiring staff for their organization, Tradeweb. Tips will help you understand the process from the recruiter/company's side and improve your own job search. Meet and network with staff. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Resume and Interviewing Pratice with Blackstone

Wednesday, June 23, 2021  4:00 pm – 5:00 pm 

 

Join members of the Human Resources and other teams at Blackstone as you learn some of their resume and interview tips and have the opportunity to meet the team, practice and network. You'll have fun and learn a few tips at the same time. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

FMS: All About Credit with American Express

Thursday, June 24, 2021  10:00 am - 11:00 am

 

What is credit, and why is it important? Employers and landlords may use your credit information as part of their selection process. Having a good credit history is crucial if you plan to use credit to buy a car, a home, or make a major purchase. In this webinar, the team from American Express will discuss types of credit, what a credit score is, and how to build your credit score. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PES: Tips on Looking Your Best from L'Oreal

Tuesday, Jun 29, 2021  4:00 pm – 5:00 pm 

 

Join the team from L'Oreal for a fun and informative event, from the importance of mindfulness to hair and make-up tips along with ample time to ask the experts your questions, you won't want to miss out on this session. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

 

PDS: Your Job Search Workshop with Societe General 

Wednesday, June 30, 2021  12:30 pm – 1:30 pm 

 

Searching for a job can be frustrating but it is important to have a plan and to keep moving forward! Join the team from Societe General as they share interview and resume best practices, and provide you the opportunity to ask questions and network. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

Bottomless Closet in partnership with Geller & Company, a premier financial advisory firm, is excited to join you to invite us for a Lunch & Learn. In observance of Women’s Equality Day, leaders from Geller & Company will host a fireside chat. The fireside chat will provide you with an opportunity to hear about their career journeys and path. Following the fireside chat, we invite you to participate in a short discussion where you can learn more about career tips regarding interview prep, resume building, etc.


 

 

  

 

FMS: Your Finances After COVID

Thursday, July 8, 2021  2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 

Join Rory Conforte as she discusses your finances post COVID. We all know that the pandemic impacted everyone in different ways and certainly you can benefit from a financial check-in to understand how to help keep your money matters in order. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE 

 

 


 

 

PDS: The Secret Power of Clothing

Tuesday, July 13, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 

 

Join this session for some tips on looking and feeling confident. Dr. Ania Schwartzman is a nationally recognized psychologist and image consultant with an expertise on why clothes matter. She founded The Fashionologist to embolden busy women to take control of their presence. Join this fun and informative session. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

FMS: Talking to Your Children About Money

Wednesday, July 14, 2021  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

 

It is important that children understand the power of money and how it works in our daily lives. Tami Peter will help parents and children with learning how to handle money responsibly and save. Children ages 7 and older are encouraged to attend with participants. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Build Your Professional Brand

Wednesday, July 21, 2021  2:00 pm – 3:00 pm 

 

Join staff from EisnerAmper for this session to build and grow your professional brand. We will share how to create, enhance and manage your professional profile on LinkedIn whether you are looking for a new opportunity or seeking to expand your network you will learn something new! This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Negotiation Skills Pt. 1

Monday, July 26, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

We can all benefit from stronger negotiation skills, whether at work or with our personal lives. This 2 part workshop will help you increase your knowledge of, and skills in, negotiation in order to better advocate for yourself in your day to day lives. This is a dynamic opportunity designed to help you develop your skills and unlock a deeper sense of purpose in your career and everyday life. This session is 2 parts, July 26 and August 2nd. Registering for the session on July 26th will automatically register you for part 2 on August 2nd. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Interview Ready with Morgan Stanley

Thursday, July 29, 2021  4:00 pm – 5:00 pm 

 

The job market is definitely opening up and you want to be ready. Spend some time with professionals from Morgan Stanley and learn some top tips for interviewing, what to do and what not to do and have some fun along the way. This will be an interactive session with the Morgan Stanley team as they "act out" some scenarios to learn from. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE

 


 

 

PES: How to Start a Healthy Diet!

Thursday, July 29, 2021  7:30 pm – 8:30 pm 

 

Let's get Healthy! Join Dr. Marvin Singh for this super informative session where you can ask questions about a healthy diet and the importance of a healthy gut! We will talk about what some of the basic components of a healthy diet are and review why it is important to eat a healthy balanced diet and what some of the basics steps are to start thinking about how to start eating healthier. This is a virtual ZOOM event, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


 

 

PDS: Negotiation Skills Pt. 2

Monday, August 2, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

We can all benefit from stronger negotiation skills, whether at work or with our personal lives. This 2 part workshop will help you increase your knowledge of, and skills in, negotiation in order to better advocate for yourself in your day to day lives. This is a dynamic opportunity designed to help you develop your skills and unlock a deeper sense of purpose in your career and everyday life. If you attended the session on July 26th we will automatically register you for part 2 on August 2nd. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

FMS: Stay Protected Against Identity Theft

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 

Identity theft is one of the top risks we face, hardly a day goes by that we don’t hear stories of individuals who are victims of fraud as a result of someone stealing their identity.  Join professionals from Popular Bank as they discuss the risks, pitfalls and ways to protect yourself against identity theft. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. CORE 

 

 


 

 

PDS: Meet Geller & Company 

Wednesday, August 25, 2021  12:00 pm – 1:00 pm 

 

Join Amy Soricelli - VP of Career Services at Berkeley College for this new session. As more women reinvent themselves based on pandemic outlooks and their own personal story, ageism in the job search process has become more pervasive. What can we do to present ourselves in the most positive way? How can we portray a successful blend of "old world experience" and an "in the moment skill set" in an authentic and professional manner? This workshop will discuss the dreaded 17-page resume, the inconsistent LinkedIn profile, and some of the concerns anyone over 55 is facing today. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

PDS: How to Avoid Burnout & Stress 

Thursday, September 2, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 

 

Do you find yourself exhausted or stressed at work? Chronic work stress can turn into burnout if left unchecked. Join Nina Nesdoly, one of Bottomless Closet's most popular facilitators as she helps you identify the early signs of burnout and learn practical strategies to prevent and stop it from impacting your health and well-being. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Job Search for Those Over 50 

Tuesday, September 21, 2021  11:00 am – 12:00 pm 

 

Join Amy Soricelli - VP of Career Services at Berkeley College for this new session. As more women reinvent themselves based on pandemic outlooks and their own personal story, ageism in the job search process has become more pervasive. What can we do to present ourselves in the most positive way? How can we portray a successful blend of "old world experience" and an "in the moment skill set" in an authentic and professional manner? This workshop will discuss the dreaded 17-page resume, the inconsistent LinkedIn profile, and some of the concerns anyone over 55 is facing today. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

PDS: Strategies to find Clarity and Set Goals for Your Life Pt. 1

Wednesday, September 22, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

If you're seeking actionable steps to move your life forward, this 2-session workshop will guide you towards clarity and teach you goal-setting strategies. Led by Nina M. Luppino, MPH, a Certified High Performance Coach™ and Principal of Azira Coaching, LLC, the workshop will be interactive with hands-on exercises to help you become clear on where you are and where you want to go in your professional and/or personal life. You will learn techniques such as time management, goal-setting and other relevant tactics to support your personal development. Enrolling for session 1 held on Sept. 22 will automatically enroll you for the second session the following week on Sept. 29th. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 

 


 

 

PES: Unemloyed and Not Job Searching

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 11:00 am – 12:00 pm 

 

We are all aware of the challenging environment that exists today. The pandemic has gone on much longer than we expected and there are still confusing practices in place. We at Bottomless Closet are trying to understand how we can help more, and here is where you can help us. Are you currently unemployed and not actively job searching at this time? If you are, we would love for you to join this casual and confidential town hall zoom. We want to understand the issues concerning you and preventing you from looking for work so we can help. Attendees will be eligible to win 1 of 5 Fresh Direct gift cards in the amount of $100.00. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event.

 

 


    

 

PDS: Strategies to find Clarity and Set Goals for Your Life Pt. 2

Wednesday, September 29, 2021  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

 

If you're seeking actionable steps to move your life forward, this 2-session workshop will guide you towards clarity and teach you goal-setting strategies. Led by Nina M. Luppino, MPH, a Certified High Performance Coach™ and Principal of Azira Coaching, LLC, the workshop will be interactive with hands-on exercises to help you become clear on where you are and where you want to go in your professional and/or personal life. You will learn techniques such as time management, goal-setting and other relevant tactics to support your personal development. Enrolling for session 1 held on Sept. 22 will automatically enroll you for the second session the following week on Sept. 29th. This is a virtual ZOOM workshop, details and a link will be shared prior to the event. ELECTIVE

 

 


 

 

 

   

 

    

    

 


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