Getting to 50/50: How Working Couples can Have it All by Sharing it All

Chicago Booth Women's Network

October 8, 2009: 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Managing a career as a parent can be tough, but also incredibly rewarding! Sharon Meers, co-author of the book "Getting to 50/50" and former MD at Goldman Sachs, will share insights from her work with hundreds of successful working parents, particularly, how to tap into your best resource (your partner) to achieve your goals.


University of Chicago Gleacher Center
Room 204
450 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

Join us for a discussion for men and women with Sharon Meers co-hosted by Mothers at Booth, CWIBAN, and Career Services. This event is back by popular demand, after a widely attended event in May 2009. Sharon has spoken to men and women at top schools and corporations around the country and we are thrilled to welcome her back to Chicago Booth.


No Charge


Register By Email

Deadline: 10/6/2009


7:30 AM-9:00 AM: Discussion

Speaker Profiles

Sharon Meers (Speaker)


Andrea Sparrey, '03 
CWIBAN Mothers Initiative Chair

Other Information

Since 2002, Chicago Women in Business Alumnae Network (CWIBAN) is the worldwide organization of women graduates of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Our mission is to support our alma mater, facilitate a global alumnae network online and in person, and support women in business worldwide. Visit our web site: