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September 22, 2021

SAVE THE DATES: OCTOBER PROGRAMS ANNOUNCED

September 22, 2021

OPPORTUNITIES TO GIVE BACK IN DLE FALL VOLUNTEER PROJECTS

The DLE’s commitment to volunteer service continues this fall with two projects for giving back so communities can move forward. […]
September 22, 2021

VOTE FOR THE DLE FOR BEST VIRTUAL LEARNING!

For 14-years, the DLE has created and delivered vital skills training and robust networking to a growing, diverse professional community […]
September 22, 2021

DLE ADVISORY BOARD WELCOMES DANIELLE SANDERS

A familiar face and voice is the newest member of the DLE Advisory Board. Danielle Sanders, who leads the planning […]
September 22, 2021

MEETING UP WITH DLE BUDDIES? SHARE THE SPIRIT

DLE newcomers and veterans met amidst a flurry of orange at the debut home game of Syracuse University’s football season. […]
September 22, 2021

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: NICK RUSSO APPLIES HIS SKILLS FOR A CHALLENGE AND CHANGE

By Kyle Dutton, DLE Marketing and Membership Intern, Finance and Marketing major with a minor in Economics at Syracuse University, […]
September 22, 2021

GIVING BACK TO HELP EMERGING LEADERS

Dulye & Co. is a gold sponsor of the 2021 Women of Achievement Program sponsored by Berkshire Business and Professional […]
September 22, 2021

CULTURE CHAT RECAP: HOW DO YOU MOVE UP?

By Kaviyan Deena, DLE Marketing Intern, Finance and Marketing major with a minor in Economics at Syracuse University, New York […]
September 22, 2021

APPLY YOUR OLD SELF IN NEW SITUATIONS WITH CAREER ADVICE FROM AN EMPLOYMENT ATTORNEY

Put your best self forward with career advice from nationally recognized employment attorney and acclaimed author Beverly Williams at the […]
September 22, 2021

LATEST POLL RECEIVES LANDSLIDE RESPONSE

One of the DLE’s most popular 10-Second Polls generated a landslide response to the question: Is it time for a […]
September 22, 2021

NEW POLL: CROWD CONTROL? WHAT’S YOUR LIMIT FOR AN INDOOR EVENT?

With cooler temperatures prevailing in the Northeast and other geographic areas, are you ready to attend an indoor concert or […]
September 22, 2021

HOT READS: HUMILITY AS A LEADERSHIP ESSENTIAL

According to studies cited in this Inc. article, staying humble helps us learn more quickly and perform better at work. […]
September 8, 2021

GIVING BACK AT SOLDIER ON TOURNAMENT

Under sunny skies at the Wyndhurst Golf Course in Lenox, MA, DLE members came together as volunteers on September 3 […]
September 8, 2021

WHO’S DEVELOPING YOU? MAKE GAINS AT DLE SEPTEMBER PROGRAMS

September 8, 2021

DLE LEADERS RETURN TO BERKSHIRE INNOVATION CENTER’S BETA PROGRAM

The Fall BETA Program gearing up at the Berkshire Innovation Center (BIC) has a strong DLE presence. DLE leaders Marcus […]
September 8, 2021

DLE PROVIDES GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES FOR COLLEGE INTERNS

WELCOME, MARKETING INTERN KAVIYAN DEENA By Kaviyan Deena, DLE Marketing Intern, Undergraduate at Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY I am Kaviyan, […]
September 8, 2021

NEW RESOURCE FOR VIRTUAL ONBOARDING TEAM MEMBERS

By Kyle Dutton, DLE Media and Membership Intern, Finance and Marketing major with a minor in Economics at Syracuse University, […]
September 8, 2021

DLE DUO LIGHT UP LINKEDIN REVIEWS FOR NATIONAL PODCAST

Sizzling accolades are airing for the gritty advice from DLE Advisory Board Member Marcus Coleman and DLE Founder Linda Dulye […]
September 8, 2021

HOT READS: DISCOVER SECRETS TO NETWORKING SUCCESS

DO’S AND DON’TS FOR CONNECTING Grow your comfort and confidence with networking by applying the do’s and don’ts of this […]
September 8, 2021

WHO’S MAKING THE GRADE? CHECK OUT DLE POLL RESULTS

Back to school is a current chant for many members of the DLE community as shown in results of the […]
September 8, 2021

NEW POLL: IS LESS MORE WHEN IT COMES TO THE WORKWEEK?

Is it time for the traditional five-day workweek to have a makeover? There’s been lots of chatter on the topic […]
August 25, 2021

DLE COMMUNITY SERVICE SPARKS MUNICIPAL MAKE-OVER

United in dirt! That was indeed the case on August 21 when several dozen volunteers from the Dulye Leadership Experience, […]
August 25, 2021

NEW MEMBER KEVIN SAUM BECOMES A SPORTS INJURY ACTIVIST AFTER HIS OWN SEVERE BRAIN INJURY

By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern, Communications and Culture major with a concentration in Media and a dual minor […]
August 25, 2021

DLE DUO DISCUSS CAREER OWNERSHIP ON POPULAR PODCAST

DLE Founder Linda Dulye and DLE Advisory Board Member Marcus Coleman stir up a lively exchange on the popular Heads […]
August 25, 2021

BUILD YOUR SKILLS AND NETWORK AT DLE SEPTEMBER PROGRAMS

August 25, 2021

FIND AND SUCCEED IN THE RIGHT JOB WITH TIPS FROM CAREER SUCCESS AUTHOR AT DLE WORKSHOP

The “Great Resignation” is underway, with rapid job shifts across industries and companies. Have you changed jobs in 2021? Are […]
August 25, 2021

EXPLORE THE POWER OF COMPLIMENTS AT UPCOMING BREAKFAST CLUB

Take a minute and consider: When was the last time you gave someone a compliment? When was the last time […]
August 25, 2021

GROW YOUR NETWORK AT DLE COFFEE, CONVERSATION AND CONNECTIONS

Newcomers continue to join Friday morning DLE gatherings at Dottie’s Coffee Lounge in Pittsfield, eager to meet new friends and […]
August 25, 2021

HOT READS FOR CAREER OWNERSHIP

SUCCESS HABITS FOR LEADING OTHERS When you don’t have a big title, how can you inspire others? Discover ways to […]
August 25, 2021

DULYE & CO. HAS A NEW LOOK

Linda Dulye, the president and founder of the DLE, has exciting news about her consulting company Dulye & Co. After […]
August 25, 2021

POLL RESULTS: CLEAR MAJORITY FOR VACCINE PROOF

By a significant margin, participants in the latest DLE poll support proof of vaccination for entry to a sports or […]
August 25, 2021

DO YOU HAVE ADVANCEMENT PLANS? ANSWER THE POLL

With the back-to-school spirit swirling, are you planning to hit the books? That’s the question posed by our new DLE […]
August 11, 2021

UNITED IN DIRT! DLE VOLUNTEERS’ COMMUNITY SERVICE TRIGGERS MOMENTUM FOR CITY BEAUTIFICATION

It started small. A gathering of DLE volunteers armed with gardening tools and gloves, ready to attack two overgrown flower […]
August 11, 2021

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: COVID PANDEMIC SPARKS DLE ALUM MATT BARBACCIA’S ENTREPRENEURIAL JOURNEY

By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern, Communications and Culture major with a concentration in Media and a dual minor […]
August 11, 2021

GET READY FOR FALL PROGRAMS!

August 11, 2021

PREPARE FOR YOUR NEXT PROMOTION AT CULTURE CHAT

Proven tips for advancing your career regardless of where you work await when the DLE Culture Chat resumes on Sept. […]
August 11, 2021

HOT READS: PROMOTE YOURSELF, MANAGING LIFE’S LOWS, WHY COMPLIMENTS MATTER, CAN MULTITASKING BE GOOD?

BRAND YOURSELF Your work doesn’t speak for itself, so you need to be your best spokesperson, advises this Forbes article. […]
August 11, 2021

POLL RESULTS: ARE YOU SPACE BOUND?

The latest DLE 10-Second Poll picked up on the recent frenzy of commercial space flight with Sir Richard Branson and […]
August 11, 2021

NEW POLL: SHOW ME YOUR JAB

New York City recently required patrons of indoor gyms, restaurants and entertainment venues to show proof of vaccination in order […]
August 11, 2021

FIRST-TIME MEETINGS

Geographic distance coupled with the pandemic has made DLE Operations Assistant Nicole Laureyns a Zoom acquaintance of community members. That […]
August 11, 2021

JESSE’S MUSIC MIX: LAIDBACK TUNES FOR AUGUST LISTENING

By DLE Alum Jesse Noll, Associate Director of Content and Experiences, Wavemaker, New York City, NY This August, I opted […]
August 11, 2021

WHO’S DEVELOPING YOU? FIVE REASONS TO ATTEND A DLE PROGRAM

July 28, 2021

DLE MAKES A POSITIVE IMPACT ON PROGRAM VOLUNTEERS

By Christian Zamor, DLE mentee and rising sophomore at Everett High School, Everett, MA With the goal of gaining feedback […]
July 28, 2021

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: MICHELLE WARE’S EXPERIENCE IN HUMAN PERFORMANCE SPARKS INTEREST IN THE DLE

By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern, Communications and Culture major with a concentration in Media and a dual minor […]
July 28, 2021

DLE MEMBER JONATHAN KATZ TAKES A BIG RISK IN HIS ENTREPRENEURIAL JOURNEY

By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern, Communications and Culture major with a concentration in Media and a dual minor […]
July 28, 2021

PREPARING FOR A BIGGER JOB: REAL ADVICE FROM NEWLY PROMOTED JESSE NOLL

DLE Alum and former Advisory Board Member Jesse Noll is on Cloud 9! This month, he was promoted from Manager […]
July 28, 2021

NEW MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: MARIA RUNDLE

CALLING ALL STEM WOMEN TO BE ROLE MODELS FOR THE NEXT GENERATION By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern, Communications […]
July 28, 2021

ADVISORY BOARD CHAIR MARCUS COLEMAN FEATURED IN PROMINENT ARTICLE

In this full-page article featured in the Berkshire Eagle, DLE Advisory Board Chair Marcus Coleman airs insights on how to […]
July 28, 2021

CELEBRATING FAMILY ROOTS DURING IMMIGRANT HERITAGE MONTH

By Michelle Lopez, DLE Advisory Board Member and Executive Director, Berkshire Immigrant Center June was national Immigrant Heritage Month, and […]
July 28, 2021

IN-PERSON DLE EVENTS EVERY FRIDAY IN THE BERKSHIRES

July 28, 2021

HOT READS

WARDROBE RULES AMONG BACK-TO-OFFICE CONCERNS If you are returning to the office after working from home, wardrobe is a big […]
July 28, 2021

NEW POLL: ARE YOU READY TO ROCKET TO SPACE?

The past month produced maiden launches by Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos that set the stage for commercial passenger service […]
July 28, 2021

HOW STALE IS YOUR OUTGOING MESSAGE?

The closing DLE Poll probed into phone etiquette and the freshness of our messages by asking the question, “When was […]
July 7, 2021

MID-YEAR REVIEW: DLE EXPLORES, ADAPTS AND OFFERS NEW POINTS OF VIEW

The DLE continues to explore new ways to connect community members with new learning resources and extraordinary people for professional […]
July 7, 2021

DOES THE NEW WORKPLACE YIELD MORE CONTROL OVER WORK-LIFE BALANCE?

By Kyle Dutton, DLE Media and Membership Intern, Finance and Marketing major with a minor in Economics at Syracuse University […]
July 7, 2021

HELPFUL RESOURCES FOR WORKPLACE DECISIONS

Real-time polls, active chats and personal story swaps on returning to the office created a vibrant vibe at the June […]
July 7, 2021

HOT READS: POOCHES, PROMOTIONS AND PHONES

CAN I BRING MY DOG BACK TO THE OFFICE? When lockdown hit last year, adoptions of shelter animals skyrocketed. As […]
July 7, 2021

DLE LEADER SHARES 7 WORDS TO LIVE BY FOR POSITIVE SUMMER VIBES

By Greg Bluestein, DLE Culture Chat Committee Member, Teacher at Everett High School, Everett, MA  Writer’s Note: The June 18 […]
July 7, 2021

POLL RESULTS: WILL I STAY OR WILL I GO?

People are quitting their jobs at a record rate. According to CBS News, the latest U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics […]
July 7, 2021

NEW POLL: ARE YOU UPDATING YOUR VOICEMAIL GREETING?

This recent CorporateIntel article outlines the basics for phone etiquette. Among the list of guidelines is the importance of using […]
July 7, 2021

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: DLE RETREAT ALUM LAURA SINGER ACCOMPLISHED A FEAT SHE WAS TOLD SHE COULD NEVER ACHIEVE

By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern, Communications and Culture major with a concentration in Media and a dual minor […]
July 7, 2021

DLE RETREAT’S LASTING DIVIDENDS

Planning has started for the DLE 2022 Gen Now Retreat. For 2016 Retreat Alum Frank Fuentes, the dividends from the […]
June 23, 2021

DLE TAKES PROGRAMMING BREAK IN JULY AND AUGUST

June 23, 2021

DLE CULINARY STAR INVITES YOU TO RISE WITH HER THIRD BOOK

By Dayna Altman, Mental Health Author, Entrepreneur, Advocate at Bake it Till You Make it LLC, Boston, MA I am […]
June 23, 2021

POLL RESULTS: HYBRID, REMOTE, IN PERSON?

Among respondents to the latest DLE 10-Second Poll, the stats were fairly close in terms of in-person and hybrid work […]
June 23, 2021

NEW POLL: ARE YOU QUITTING YOUR JOB?

People are quitting their jobs at a record rate. According to CBS News, the latest U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics […]
June 23, 2021

DLE SCHOLARSHIP WINNER IS ONE STEP CLOSER TO OPENING HER BUSINESS

By Sheryl Owen, Founder, Surrounded by Opportunities, New York City, NY Note: Earlier this year, the DLE awarded a scholarship […]
June 23, 2021

DLE SUMMER HAPPENINGS IN THE BERKSHIRES: COFFEE, CONVERSATION & CONNECTIONS

June 23, 2021

DLE YOUTUBE CHANNEL OFFERS 24-7 LEARNING

The latest addition to the DLE YouTube Channel offers tips for fortifying your mind-body connection from an Olympic rowing hopeful. […]
June 23, 2021

HOT READS: ZOOM FATIGUE & INTERVIEW TIPS

ZOOM FATIGUE HITS WOMEN HARDER THAN MEN Recent research from Stanford University indicates there is a gender difference in Zoom […]
June 23, 2021

BREAKFAST CLUB RECAP: TIPS FOR ACTIVE REJUVENATION

By Kyle Dutton, DLE Marketing and Membership Intern, Finance and Marketing major with a minor in Economics at Syracuse University, […]
June 23, 2021

HARD TO GET THERE, HARDER TO LEAVE – LIFE IN A SMALL ADIRONDACK TOWN

By Ginger Kuenzel, DLE Alum, Speaker, Author, Editor, Translator, Corporate Consultant, Adirondacks Enthusiast, Hague, NY/ Englewood, FL Author’s Note: Most […]
June 9, 2021

JUNE PROGRAM LINEUP ANNOUNCED

June 9, 2021

FIND YOUR SUMMER GROOVE AT JUNE BREAKFAST CLUB

With summer fast approaching, are you looking for new ways to recharge and rejuvenate—and especially to relax? Make this a […]
June 9, 2021

RETURN TO IN PERSON WITH COFFEE, CONVERSATION & CONNECTIONS

If you are a DLE member living in or visiting the Berkshires this summer, join other community members for Coffee, […]
June 9, 2021

HOW ARE WE MAKING THE STILL-CHANGING WORKPLACE WORK?

Is your office staying remote, going back to a full office setting or moving to a hybrid approach? Has your […]
June 9, 2021

NEW POLL: WHAT ARE YOUR FUTURE WORK PLANS?

Your response to the new DLE 10-Second Poll will add to the conversation at the June 25 Culture Chat, which […]
June 9, 2021

RECENT SPEAKER JOINS CULTURE CHAT PLANNING TEAM

Greg Bluestein has gone full circle with the DLE Culture Chat, advancing from featured speaker to the newest member of […]
June 9, 2021

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: KATE ABBOTT AIRS HER VOICE IN DIGITAL SPACE AND THE DLE

By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern, Communications and Culture major with a concentration in Media and a dual minor […]
June 9, 2021

DLE ALUMS GIVE BACK AS VOLUNTEERS WITH BERKSHIRE BUSINESS ORGANIZATION

Hannah DeLisle-Stall and Ivy Rodriguez Campos have two things in common: both women are active members of the DLE community, […]
June 9, 2021

WORKSHOP ATTENDEES RECEIVE TIMELY TRAINING IN CULTURAL AWARENESS

By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern, Communications and Culture major with a concentration in Media and a dual minor […]
June 9, 2021

FOR GUARANTEED SUMMER FUN, TUNE INTO JEEB’S PLAYLIST

By Jesse Noll, DLE Alum and Manager, Content & Experiences, Wavemaker, New York, NY It’s been a few months, but […]
June 9, 2021

FROM DUBAI TO THE DLE: WELCOME TO OUR SUMMER INTERN KYLE DUTTON

By Kyle Dutton, DLE Marketing and Membership Intern, Undergraduate at Syracuse University I’m currently a junior at Syracuse University, majoring […]
June 9, 2021

DLE POLL ON SUMMER PLANS TRIGGERS BIGGEST RESPONSE

To help guide the DLE’s summer program planning, the latest 10-Second Poll asked:  With summer’s arrival, do you plan to […]
June 9, 2021

HOT READS: SUGGESTIONS FOR YOUR SUMMER READING LIST

There is something for building leadership skills in every DLE community member in Inc.’s summer reading list, which features selections […]
May 26, 2021

JUNE CALENDAR ANNOUNCED

May 26, 2021

CIVIC-MINDED CREW GIVES DLE HOME BASE A CLEAN SWEEP

For the second year, volunteers from the DLE community picked up brooms and dustpans to give a clean sweep to […]
May 26, 2021

SIGN OF THE TIMES: DLE GOES HYBRID

Like most organizations, the DLE is experimenting with new approaches for team collaboration. Hybrid is the latest. For the first […]
May 26, 2021

DREAMED IT! DID IT! DLE MEMBER GETS PUBLISHED

By DLE Community Member Dayna Altman, Creator, Bake it Till You Make it LLC, Boston, MA “Be in a magazine” […]
May 26, 2021

DLE BOARD MEMBER MAKES HER MARK IN SHORT ORDER

By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern On May 18, DLE Advisory Board Member Michelle Lopez received the Nonprofit Center […]
May 26, 2021

BETTING ON HERSELF, DLE ALUM CHANGES CAREERS AND ADDRESSES

By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern DLE Alum Lexi Aruck had a fast-rising corporate career working at Anheuser-Busch when […]
May 26, 2021

CONSIDERING A NEW JOB: STUDY THE TEA LEAVES OF CULTURE

As revealed at the May 25 DLE Cultural Awareness Workshop, culture is a big factor in employment. By one of […]
May 26, 2021

NEW POLL ASKS: ARE YOU TAKING A DLE BREAK?

Your feedback will help us with DLE program plans for the summer months. Do you plan to make up for […]
May 26, 2021

HOT READS: RETURN TO WORK

As more and more states relax COVID restrictions, debate is percolating on return to the workplace requirements for companies, large […]
May 19, 2021

HUB SHIFTS TO SUMMER SCHEDULE IN JUNE

May 19, 2021

DLE LEADER DEFIES MONUMENTAL BARRIERS TO SOAR WITH DEGREE IN HAND

By DLE Programming Committee Outgoing Leader Ivy Rodriguez Campos, Financial and Administrative Coordinator, Williams College, The Berkshires My kids and […]
May 19, 2021

THE DLE “ROCK” SUPPORTS BOLD NEW CAREER PURSUIT

By DLE Alum Nathan Haddad, Software Engineer II, Charles River Analytics, Boston, MA A few years ago, I decided to […]
May 19, 2021

NEWEST AND YOUNGEST DLE MEMBER FINDS DLE CULTURE CHAT INVALUABLE

By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern, Communications and Culture major with a concentration in Media and a dual minor […]
May 19, 2021

NEW TO DLE YOUTUBE CHANNEL: VALUABLE PLAYS TO LEAD WITHOUT A TITLE

New this week to the DLE YouTube Channel is the May 14 Culture Chat: Leading Regardless of Title: Keeping Yourself […]
May 19, 2021

IS CULTURE A MAJOR ATTRACTION FOR YOU? TAKE THE NEW 10-SECOND POLL

Was culture a draw for you to join the company or organization where you work?  That’s the latest question posed […]
  • Attending the Breakfast Club for the first time, I felt so willing to be a part of the shared experiences that everyone gave in a personal way about their professional lives. There is nothing like the DLE in Brazil. - Lucas Valois, Marketing Analyst, GMC IST
  • Presenting to the Dulye Leadership Experience was particularly enjoyable because the eagerness, authenticity and connectedness of the community was so palpable.  In my experience, finding such a high level of realness and mutual appreciation is a rare thing.  Bravo to DLE on creating a community that really feels like community." - Karden Rabin, Founder of the Stress School and Boundless
  • For those looking to jumpstart career and personal goals this fall, I highly recommend the Dulye Leadership Experience. Linda Dulye has been a great mentor for me and many others since the beginning of this program in 2008." - David Bell, Chief of Staff, Wipro Limited
  • That weekend in the beautiful Berkshires of Massachusetts changed my life. Linda Dulye, as well as, the amazing people she assembled to create the Dulye Leadership Experience, help me find my passion. At the DLE I decided I wanted to become a financial advisor. Over the past two years, Linda and the DLE community have helped me achieved my goal. Now at the age of 24 years. I’m a fully licensed financial advisor studying for his CFA Level 1." - Marcus Coleman, Registered Client Service Associate, Raymond James
  • The DLE Gen Now will help you take your career to the next level, no matter which industry you are in, or how much experience you have. You will be inspired, challenged, and coached by a diverse network of professionals who can offer everything from leadership training to financial advice. You will leave the weekend motivated to prepared to be a better professional and person — and have a whole team of people in your corner, cheering you on and holding you accountable for years to come!" - Danielle Waugh, Investigative Reporter, WPEC
  • I don’t say this often, but the Dulye Leadership Experience was easily one of the most life-altering events to happen in my life. I knew I had the skills needed to be successful, but this weekend-long program was the catalyst for putting it all together and working in a way that allowed me to thrive in not only my professional life but my personal life as well. Over the course of a weekend, I learned how to sharpen my networking skills, be confident around others, learn to keep track of my finances, and how to collaborate and be a valued voice in the room." - Jesse Noll, Manager of Content & Experiences, Wavemaker
  • It never ceased to amaze me how the DLE has been a magnet for people all over the country; all of whom share a similar desire to build community, experience growth and give back." - Cam Besse, DLE Advisory Board Member, Account Executive, Berkshire Fairfield Insurance Agency
  • The openness and willingness of the DLE community to connect with new members, encourage them to do their best, and support them during these trying times has been invaluable.  In a world where we can mostly only connect with people virtually this year, I have never felt alone nor isolated thanks to the wonderful DLE community." - Kaled Rocha, Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
  • As difficult as this year has been for so many of us, when we can take some time and find something good in our lives, it totally makes a world of difference.  Thank you for all the work you do!  I can say the DLE has been such a wonderful experience in my life this year - for that I am very thankful!" - Nicole Hall, Advanced ILS Technician, General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • I really look forward to the 10-second poll results in the HUB newsletter.  I believe it helps keep the pulse on what is happening with the DLE community and is a quick litmus test.  I like it so much, I have done it with my own organization.  I appreciate the help and only wish I had found DLE earlier in my career." - Nicole Ferry, Special Agent in Charge, CSX Police Department
  • For years, I've been blessed by the energy, community, and camaraderie of the DLE network.  While networking and learning opportunities have always been high quality, it's truly the people who make it such a special experience." - Dr. Andrea Lein, PHD, Clinical Psychologist, and DLE Retreat Faculty Member
  • I had tons of fun on the Breakfast Club zoom.  Hearing from such interesting people was fantastic and it sounds like the DLE experience has been transformative for many." - Tim Goggins, Associate Dean of Admissions at Blair Academy
  • My mission in life is to serve and pour inspiration and motivation into people daily.  The DLE provided a platform to share my story among entrepreneurs and professionals from all different backgrounds at the Breakfast Club." - Lou Alexander, CEO/Founder of BIG A88 JOGGER
  • The DLE is centered around the connections between interesting people and impactful conversations." - Nicole Hall, Advanced Integrated Logistics Support Technician, General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Linda Dulye is the real deal creating community and adding value to our lives as professionals.  If you could benefit from a safe space for mentoring which will help you troubleshoot and navigate the real world after college, join the DLE community." - Nayma Silver, Founder & Executive Director, Project Beauty Experience Inc.
  • When invited to speak at the DLE Breakfast Club, I was immediately excited when I learned that we would be meeting virtually at 7AM.  I am a firm believer that early birds get the worms and it was just that.  Everyone was attentive, curious and genuinely cared about my story and advice.  Many of the participants were still on the video call an hour after we finished the formal program just to ask questions and soak up knowledge.  What a wonderful community, experience and initiative to inspire our next generation of thinkers and entrepreneurs of all ages!  Much love and respect to Linda Dulye for curating such a safe, diverse and thoughtful space for the community. " - Derrell Smith, Former NFL Player, Owner of 99EATS, Creator of Amazeballs
  • Thank you so much for bringing me into your wonderful community.  It was such a pleasure to be there and see what an amazing group you've cultivated.   Whenever I chat or speak, it is always centered around fitness, and it was such a change-up for me to be able to talk about risk-taking in business!" - Gina DiNapoli, Founder/Owner, JABS by Gina
  • I look forward to Friday Mornings with the DLE Breakfast Club.  I love waking up, making a coffee and tuning into a new topic that I can learn and grow form.  The sense of community, even virtually, is what keeps me coming back for more." - Beth Gilbert, Youth Case Manager, 18 Degrees