FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

What's the best way to share my experience with other members?
Do you have wisdom and lessons learned you'd like to share with the rest of the Ellevate community? A great way to share how your Squads experience has...
Thu, 6 Jun, 2019 at 3:40 PM
Where can I find my Group Conversation?
From the Squads Homepage, the “Message Your Squad” button will take you right to the Group Conversation. You can also get there from the envelope icon at th...
Thu, 6 Jun, 2019 at 3:41 PM
I'm the Squad Mod - what happens if I can't make it to the call?
It’s totally normal that you would have a week or two when you’re on vacation, or dealing with a sick child, or handling an emergency. First of all, do ...
Thu, 27 Jun, 2019 at 1:40 PM
Zoom kicked us off our call - why?
Our Zoom accounts come with access to free 40-minute video calls; your Squad’s 30-minute calls should easily fit in. If you do go over the 40 minute limit Z...
Thu, 20 Jun, 2019 at 9:22 AM
Should I record our calls in case someone misses a call?
We request that you don't record Squad meetings as the discussion is meant to be confidential - recording the call makes it difficult to be truly vulne...
Wed, 19 Jun, 2019 at 10:11 AM
As the Squad Mod, am I responsible for taking notes or minutes?
There's no requirement to take formal notes, unless it's helpful to you! Some Squad Mods have found it helpful to keep some notes on each member ...
Thu, 6 Jun, 2019 at 3:46 PM
What does TBD mean in my Squad Curriculum?
When we set up your personalized curriculum, we follow the high level structure of The Squad Curriculum: one Kick Off, one Hot Topic, many Hot Seats, and a ...
Wed, 3 Jul, 2019 at 5:11 PM
What if someone doesn’t show up to the Kick Off?
Even though we sign up with the best of intentions, sometimes we just can’t commit to everything we’ve raised our hands for. Members who Miss the Mandat...
Mon, 8 Jul, 2019 at 5:55 PM
What if someone can’t make it the week of their Hot Seat?
If a member has a previous conflict with the week she’s scheduled to be in the Hot Seat, she should trade weeks with another member. Tip: In our experienc...
Thu, 6 Jun, 2019 at 3:51 PM
What if someone doesn’t show up for their Hot Seat?
It certainly can be a little awkward when the agenda is set to focus on one member, but she doesn’t show up! Unfortunately, personal emergencies do happen. ...
Thu, 6 Jun, 2019 at 3:52 PM