Welcome to TCI

TCI helps women business leaders become and remain successful.

The Commonwealth Institute (TCI) is a non-profit organization devoted to advancing businesswomen in leadership positions in Massachusetts and Florida. We are ambitious, success-oriented women committed to growing our respective organizations and to supporting each other as we accomplish our individual goals.

Our membership includes CEOs, senior corporate executives, entrepreneurs, executive directors of nonprofits and solo professionals who are committed to building successful businesses, organizations and careers. We come from a range of industries and from a variety of backgrounds. We run large companies, we lead small companies, we manage nonprofits, we work as sole proprietors. We are a community of women offering a collaborative brain trust for fellow members and a platform for each of us to achieve our goals.

Upcoming Events


Strategies for Success - Winter 2017


Why Strategies for Success?

Many women have been promoted to management positions, some for the first time, and companies are doing everything they can to help them succeed in a leadership role. In an environment where retaining the best female talent is so important, Strategies for Success is an effective complement to internal leadership development efforts.

Dates: February 7, March 2, April 6, April 26

Location: Bedford, MA

Questions? Contact Aileen Gorman or Lizzie Dunklee at 617.342.7172.

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Register your emerging leaders today!


Book Club Highlight: "Designing Your Life"

Business Book Club Highlight:

“Designing Your Life” by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans

In this book, Bill Burnett and Dave Evans show us how design thinking can help us create a life that is both meaningful and fulfilling, regardless of who or where we are, what we do or have done for a living, or how young or old we are. The same design thinking responsible for amazing technology, products, and spaces can be used to design and build your career and your life, a life of fulfillment and joy, constantly creative and productive, one that always holds the possibility of surprise.


Book Club Dates:

Business Books & Coffee: December 7, 8:00am-9:30am, Miami

Business Books & Wine: December 13, 5:30pm-7:00pm, Ft. Lauderdale

Business Books & Coffee: January 11, 8:00am-9:30am, Ft. Lauderdale