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Read here about how the issues we face today can be addressed with public policies that foster human creativity in a free-market economy.

Dec 30, 2019

Ringing in the New Year with Friendship, Strategy and Grace

I spoke to thousands of women about The Policy Circle in  2019, and what I enjoyed the most was learning about the actions that their Policy Circle experience has sparked – from identifying areas of focus for their company across functional areas, inviting public office holders to their meeting, starting a circle with women in […]

Dec 18, 2019

The Creative Economy: A Catalyst for Constructive Dialogue

Throughout history, the arts have been indicative of beauty, human connectedness, prosperity, creativity, and freedom of expression. By stimulating the senses, emotions, and thoughts, arts can incorporate beauty into an environment, give communities a stronger sense of identity, and challenge the status quo. Given all these options, the creativity and collaboration of the arts can […]

Nov 25, 2019

We are Thankful for You

We started The Policy Circle with a few women who wanted to learn more about policy and to become more engaged in the public policy dialogue meeting in someone’s living room. We formed our first “Circle.” And within four years of launching, we have grown to 296 circles in 40 states, with more than 3,500 […]

Nov 22, 2019

Living and Leading in a Connected World: The Policy Circle Leadership Summit Recap

On Friday, November 15, engaged community members, Circle leaders, and influencers from across the country convened in Chicago for the 4th Policy Circle Leadership Summit . More than 350 women and men participated in conversations and workshops that encouraged them to think about the broader implications of living and leading in a connected world. They embraced opportunities to expand their […]

Nov 14, 2019

Leadership Summit 2019: Living and Leading in a Connected World

On Friday, November 15, engaged community members, Circle leaders, and influencers from across the country convened in Chicago for the  4th Policy Circle Leadership Summit . More than 350 women and men participated in conversations and workshops that encouraged  them to think about the broad implications of living and leading in a connected world while honing their leadership and engagement […]