WIN Society Summit 2022
June 15 - 17
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago
Chicago, IL
Mary Carmel Kaczmarek

Unleashing the Superpower of the “Huddle”

How WIN Society members can help each other advance in career and build business


Facilitated by former practicing attorney and consultant, Mary Carmel Kaczmarek, Esq. of Skillful Means Marketing LLC  


Program Agenda

  • Wednesday June 15, 2022
  • Thursday June 16, 2022
  • Friday June 17, 2022
6:30p - 9:00p

Welcome Reception

Meet new colleagues and reconnect with other WIN Society members. We’ll update each other on career developments and welcome our newest colleagues.

9:00a - 9:30a

Welcome for the First Time and Welcome Back

Greetings and Introductions

9:30a - 10:15a

Women Attorneys’ Unique Career Superpowers: A Research-Based Overview and Discussion

10:15a - 10:30a

Introduction to the “Huddle”

Review of CNN Anchor, Brooke Baldwin’s book, “Huddle” and the concept and power of women’s huddles. (Each participant will receive a copy of the book at the event.)

10:30a - 11:30a

How We Form Career and Business Development Huddles and Avoid Muddles

Generational groups will discuss and provide feedback to the larger group.

11:30a - 11:45a


11:45a - 12:30p

Large Group Discussion: Reviewing Best Practices for Successful Huddling

How Do We Make Them Work in Practice at our Firms?

12:30p - 1:15p

Lunch (with client panel participants as guests)

1:15p - 2:30p

Client Panel Discussion

How They Use Their Superpowers for Career Advancement – Facilitated by Felice Wagner, Executive Director

6:30p - 10:00p

Group Dinner and Entertainment

8:00a - 8:30a

Breakfast Available

8:30a - 9:15a

Group Discussion of “Brilliant Ideas” for Huddling, including Focusing on Strategy, Reinforcing Motivation and Celebrating Wins

9:15a - 10:00a

Small Group Table Discussion

Round One: Developing Strategy

10:00a - 10:45a

Small Group Table Discussion

Round Two: Reinforcing Motivation

10:45a - 11:00a

Table Discussion

Round Three: Celebrating Wins

11:00a - 11:15a


11:15a - 12:00p

Group Participation in WIN’s “Ask and Give” Ritual

12:00p - 12:15p

Closing Comments and Adjourn