WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  February 5, 2014

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WITI Personal Growth
WITI Women On The Move
WITI Corporate Membership
WITI Webinars
WITI Social Media
WITI Partner Events

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  WITI Network Events

February 5 - Houston
What does it take to move a Start Up into a thriving company? What are the obstacles to overcome being an under 30 woman CEO?
February 5 - Sacramento
WITI Annual Career Event
February 11 - Tampa
Happy Hour Social
February 13 - Boston
Are you being heard? Advanced Leadership Communication Skills
February 18 - San Diego
Big Data: Leveraging Big Data for Strategic Competitive Advantage
February 18 - Denver
Empowering Your Career
February 20 - RTP
Agile Impacts for the Enterprise
February 20 - Orange County
Venture Capital: Do's, Don'ts, and How to's
February 25 - Santa Barbara
Your Personal Productivity Process: Name it. Own it. Use it.
March 5 - Boston
Design & Build Your Career - Not Your Mother's
April 2 - Silicon Valley
All Hands On Education: Igniting kids passion for learning
April 8 - Boston
The Passion Test: The Effortless Path to Discovering Your Life Purpose

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  WITI Partner Events

WEST Boston - Fireside Chat Author Series with Jodi Detjen
February 11, 2014
Waltham, Massachusetts
Digital Entertainment World
February 18-20, 2014
Los Angeles, California
March 26-27, 2014
San Francisco, California
Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit
March 31 - April 2, 2014
Las Vegas, NV
Big Data TechCon
March 31 - April 2, 2014
Cambridge, Massachusetts
April 22 - April 25, 2014
San Francisco, California
Customer 360 Conference
May 19 - 21, 2014
Kissimmee, Florida
Gartner PPM & IT Governance Summit 2014
Jun 2 - 4, 2014
National Harbor, Maryland
Gartner Enterprise Architecture Summit
Jun 4 - 5, 2014
National Harbor, Maryland
Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Management Summit
Jun 9 - 11, 2014
Kissimmee, Florida
Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit
Jun 23 - 26, 2014
National Harbor, Maryland

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  WITI Personal Growth

Conversation Crutches
By Dana Brownlee

One of my close friends is a fitness trainer who often encounters difficult clients disagreeing with his professional judgment and demanding changes to their fitness regiment, nutrition plan, etc. He's shared his frustration with me time after time as he tries to placate them and provide great "customer service" in the midst of delivering a difficult message...

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  WITI Women On The Move

Cheemin Bo-Linn Elected to NYSE:VMEM Inc. Board of Director

Violin Memory, Inc., (NYSE:VMEM), a leader in persistent memory-based storage solutions, today announced that Dr. Cheemin Bo-Linn has been elected to its Board of Directors, effective December 20, 2013. Dr. Bo-Linn is the President of Peritus Partners, an international consulting group leading companies to the next level of growth and increasing valuation.


  WITI News

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  WITI Webinars

Look Out Before You Lean In
Presenter: Bonnie Marcus, M.Ed.  |  Begins February 6, 12-1pm PT (3-4pm ET)

The Glass Ceiling has been shattered, yet women still lag behind men in career advancement and compensation. The barriers women currently face in the workplace are much more subtle and require a new approach.

  This Webinar is INCLUDED in WITI Membership... Details!

Get Noticed and Get Promoted
Presenter: Shelley Row, P.E., MBA  |  Begins February 25, 12-1pm PT (3-4pm ET)

Do you want to be successful in your career? Do you feel like you're doing your best but no one notices? Do you speak up but aren't heard? If so, you need to learn how to stand out from the crowd!

  This Webinar is INCLUDED in WITI Membership... Details!

10 Strategies to Position Yourself for the Future
Presenter: JJ DiGeronimo  |  Begins March 4, 12-1pm PT (3-4pm ET)

Many of us want to excel during our annual performance review or be nominated for that new position or promotion. However, delivering or even better yet over-delivering, on your existing projects does not come with a guarantee for that acknowledgement or promotion.

  This Webinar is INCLUDED in WITI Membership... Details!

  Join WITI @ WEST

Fireside Chat Author Series with Jodi Detjen
Feb 11, 2014  |  Waltham, MA

Join us for a Fireside Chat with Jodi Detjen about her book The Orange Line - A Woman's Guide to Integrating Career, Family and Life. The evening will start with networking and continue on with a conversation with the author followed by a question and answer session and a related exercise.

  Join WITI @ DEW

Digital Entertainment World
Feb 18-20, 2014  |  Los Angeles, CA

Feb 18-20: Digital Entertainment World (DEW), is the definitive event focused on the Ecosystem to Monetize Digital Content (VIDEO, GAMES, MUSIC and PUBLISHING). Featuring over 100 speaking sessions, 300+ speakers and keynotes from Box, FX Networks, Facebook, NBCUniversal, Electronic Arts, and United Talent Agency, DEW is the one event that brings the digital entertainment industry together, with research and analysis, and offers a global platform for media/tech leaders to network, discuss strategies and develop the partnerships that will chart the future direction of content monetization. Register now dewexpo.com. Use code WITI to save $100!

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Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit
Mar 31 - Apr 2, 2014  |  Las Vegas, NV

Gartner BI & Analytics Summit 2014 gives you the information you need to apply new BI and analytics technologies to your company to improve performance management, generate new revenue and drive progress toward business goals

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