On-Going | Virtual

Online Live Workshops

Join collaborative workshops on timely topics in equality, leadership, and career development led by Julie.

August 21, 2019 | VIRTUAL

Women’s Leadership Academy

Our signature Pivot Point Women’s Leadership Academy is a six-week virtual program where you collaborate alongside a group of successful mid-career women on your leadership plan.

August 27, 2019 | Bloomington, IN

Indiana University “Uncover Unconscious Bias”

August 28, 2019 | Fort Wayne, IN

The NIIC & Muncie Innovation Connector “Engage Men as Allies”

In this highly collaborative talk, Julie will share stories, ideas, and research from her book, ONE:  How Male Allies Support Women for Gender Equality, with four proven strategies for men and women to succeed together.  Leaders that partner together do these things well – they practice empathy, listen, speak up, and integrate work and life.

September 5, 2019 | San Antonio, TX

Why Diversity Matters

As people progress in their careers, they often struggle to take on new responsibilities for which they were never formally prepared. The newly designed Leadership Summit & Executive Forum will help leaders at all levels thrive in business by providing knowledge needed based on not only where you are now but where you are headed in your future.

September 17, 2019 | Indianapolis, IN


Diversity and inclusion is everyone’s job. Privilege affect us all.

Join Ericka Young and Julie Kratz for an intensive experience to navigating privilege in the workplace. We will have a variety of activities to put into information into action right away.

In this half day interactive workshop, you will learn:

  • How to identify and recognize your own privilege
  • What privilege affords you in life personally, professionally, and financially
  • What the lack of privilege looks like and why it’s bad for everyone
  • How systemic priviliege works with case studies to learn how to recognize it
  • How cultures of meritocracy are harmful to inclusion
  • Tips for being an inclusion leader in today’s polarized environment
  • Specific action steps you can take as a leader to be a part of the solutio

Seating is limited to 30 participants. Early bird pricing for the first 10 to register. Save your spot now!

September 23 & 24 | Macon, MO

Passion for Pigs “Pivot Point Leadership Academy”

September 25, 2019 | Texas

Defining Diversity: Key Behaviors of Inclusive Leaders and Techniques to Practice Being an Ally and Engaging Allies Discussions

October 1, 2019 | Boston, MA

“Gender Partnership: How to Be an Ally and Engage Allies in Your Career” & “Leading with Influence”

October 3, 2019 | Greenwood, IN

“Bolster Your Authentic Confidence”

When business people are united, educated, and equipped with excellent relationships and resources, they can realize their full potential.  From its inception in 2006, we have placed attention on our Women Leaders.  We strive to support and encourage women leaders in our community and state.  During this professional development event for women leaders, Julie Kratz with Pivot Point will be presenting and you will learn how to Bolster Your Authentic Confidence. Know Your Sources of Confidence. Build Strategies to Surround Yourself with Sources of Confidence.  Reflect on Challengers and Proactively Engage with Them. 

While the focus of this event is on our women leaders, men are also welcome to attend!

October 3, 2019 | Indianapolis, IN

“Gender Pay Equality”

October 4, 2019 | Lawrence, IN

“Why Diversity Matters”

October 13, 2019 | Minneapolis, MN

“Lead Like An Ally”

October 23, 2019 |

“Five Cohesive Behaviors of a Team”

October 24 – December 5, 2019 |

“Women and Our Allies Leadership Program”

November 17, 2019 | Philadelphia, PA

RLPSA Annual Conference “Lead Like an Ally”

Fall 2019

Zoetis – Women’s Leadership Academy

November 5, 2019 | Las Vegas, NV

SEMA Convention “Men as Allies: How Allies Partner for Equality”

The SEMA Show takes place November 5 – November 8, 2019 at the Las Vegas Convention Center located at 3150 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89109.

The SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. It draws the industry’s brightest minds and hottest products to one place, the Las Vegas Convention Center. In addition, the SEMA Show provides attendees with educational seminars, product demonstrations, special events, networking opportunities and more.

The 2018 SEMA Show drew more than 70,000 domestic and international buyers. The displays are segmented into 12 sections, and a New Products Showcase featured nearly 3,000 newly introduced parts, tools and components. In addition, the SEMA Show provides attendees with educational seminars, product demonstrations, special events, networking opportunities and more…

November 22, 2019 | Indianapolis, IN

“Lead Like an Ally”

Fall 2019

GAF – Leadership Academy

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