By Emily Merrell
While the world continues to evolve, there is so much happening in front of us on our computers. Connections are being made, business is being done and friendships are being formed all over the world via platforms like Zoom. In addition to Six Degrees Society, here are a few of my favorite networking organizations for entrepreneurs and business professionals who want to meet other extraordinary humans. Join one or join them all and you won’t be disappointed with the community of humans you meet.
For the entrepreneurs
BRA Network – The community is filled with experts in their field and oftentimes can be found doing business with one another. Run by Carrey Murray.
Collaboration Coalition – The CC is a community of entrepreneurs, creators, and thought leaders looking to connect and collaborate to increase their impact and grow their businesses. Entrepreneurship can be hard, lonely work. Run by Baily Hancock.
For the spiritually curious
Morning Magic Collective – This community explores mindfulness and self-love while supporting and uplifting you. Run by Kelley Hoag.
Breathwork Society – The ultimate self-care club to optimize your overall wellbeing. They believe that vulnerability and the willingness to transform creates lifelong friendships, accountability and support. Run by Karishma Donde.
Spiriosity: A community for the spiritually curious who are eager to dig deeper on all things mystical, spiritual and supernatural. Run by Alex Trevisan.
For the professional
The WOW Series – Learn from experts in the field. The WOW Series is redefining thought leadership. This digital platform is an innovative solution in continuing to carry out the mission of equality. They utilize the power of digital media to share the diverse stories of women paving the way forward for the next generation of activists, entrepreneurs, professionals, athletes and more. Run by Abigail Gibbons.
Soundboard: Soundboard – An alternative peer to peer mentorship & idea sharing platform. Soundboard brings together the creatives, the founders, the organizers who are doing something brilliant in the world to share their story, as well as hand-picking two other event attendees for you to match with, during the event to soundboard ideas, and gain a new perspective. Run by Niamh Donoghue .
For the athletically inclined
#GirlGetAfterIt – A womxn’s wellness community that gets it. An online space of womxn empowering womxn through movement, community and impact. Work out and get inspired with diverse programming and communities. Run by Cassidy Wendell .
Fleur de Lis Fitness Membership Club – Join a morning workout crew that will keep you motivated. Their cardio and strength workouts will whip you into shape, along with member events focused on health, wellness and mindset. Run by Claire Yanta-O’Mahoney .
For the Mompreneur
Little Scraps of Magic – A nurturing community of mamas who want to unlock their creative and entrepreneurial side. Run by Stephanie Trzaska.