Educational and Networking

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Alumni often join Wharton clubs for networking and educational programming. It is important to provide your members with content that they would not be able to find elsewhere. What industries are common in your area? Is there a certain newsworthy topic? Ideas include:

• Industry panels relevant to location

• Investment/retirement planning seminars

• Economic outlook

• Quarterly speaker held over breakfast or lunch

• Monthly leads council

• Networking event for entrepreneurs

• Events specifically for alumnae

• Mentoring programs

• Evening networking/speed networking reception with cocktails