Join us on the first Thursday of each month and be a part of the conversation as we talk about how to develop your leadership skills.


Date:  Thursday, January 3, 2019    Time:  8:00 AM 9:30 AM

Location: Northwood University, 1500 W. Big Beaver, Troy, MI 48084

Chair: Christina Concord, Owner of Antina Promotions

8:00 – 8:10    Warm-up: Member introductions

8:10 – 8:50     Presentation: Akram Saeed, Chief Technology Officer & Nikki Raeburn, Systems Engineer at Vicore

Vicore is an information technology solution provider that delivers Secure Optimized IT Solutions to small and mid-sized businesses in the United States. Our managed services for systems, servers and networks take the worry out of technology. We leverage leading technologies to optimize your IT environment, improve your productivity & reduce your technology costs. With virtualization technologies, we offer complete cost-effective virtualization for cloud, server and desktop workloads. We can simplify your IT processes, improve collaboration and help you share information more efficiently and with better security.

Todays Topic: Virtual Systems for Corporate Environments

Learn about virtual systems for corporate environments which helps reduce cost, more efficient operations, business continuity and disaster recovery.

8:50 – 9:15  Book Review: Laura Oliveto, Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandburg, Facebook COO

Sheryl Sandberg – Facebook COO and one of Fortune magazine’s Most Powerful Women in Business – draws on her own experience of working in some of the world’s most successful businesses and looks at what women can do to help themselves, and make the small changes in their life that can effect change on a more universal scale.                                                                                                                                           

9:15 – 9:30    Wrap-up: takeaways, announcements, and housekeeping items

***** NOTE:     NEXT MEETING: Thursday, February 7, 2019