WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  September 21, 2016

  In This Issue

WITI Women
WITI Featured Employer
WITI Webinar
WITI Marketing
WITI Networks
WITI Partner Events
WITI Social Media

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  WITI Network Events

September 28, 2016 - Santa Monica, California
WITI AR/VR - Panel, Art Cafe and Networking
October 4, 2016 - San Diego, California
Increase Your Energy, Health & Productivity in Your Professional & Personal Life!
October 6, 2016 - Tampa Bay, Florida
4th Annual - 2016 Geek Glam
October 20, 2016 - Irvine, California
Cyber Security and Privacy
October 20, 2016 - Boston, Massachusetts
Fight 'Impostor Syndrome' to Boost Your Confidence and Career
October 20, 2016 - Houston, Texas
Solutions IQ- speaking on SAFe - Scaled Agile Framework
October 20, 2016 - Dallas, Texas
Privacy & Security: Impacting your Professional & Personal Life

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  WITI Partner Events

2016 Greenwich CIO Executive Leadership Summit
September 22, 2016
Greenwich, Connecticut

EOP's STEM Diversity Career Expo in New York
September 23, 2016
New York, New York

September 23, 2016
Santa Monica, California

Partners Leading Change Video Conference Sessions
October 11-18, 2016
Mill Valley, California

2016 London CIO Executive Leadership Summit
October 20, 2016

Los Angeles Cyber Security Summit
October 20, 2016
Santa Monica, Illinois

ProjectSummit*Business Analyst World
October 24-27, 2016
Burlington, Massachusetts

See Details of All Partner Events Here

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The STAR Formula, a Recipe for Success
By 451 Alliance

As a woman software engineering development and operations manager in India, working for a large semiconductor capital equipment company, I was offered the opportunity to give a talk on how to succeed in a complex, largely male, organization.

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  WITI Blog

Why Diversity Programs Suck
By Will Marré

I use the word 'Suck' in the title for two reasons. First, there's overwhelming evidence corporate diversity programs don't work to achieve either the social or business goals of diversity.

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  Featured Employer

Technical Sec Specialist I
Salt Lake City, UT

Technical Editor/Writer
Colorado Springs, CO

Director I-Program Management
Largo, FL

Senior Technical Planner I
Andover, MA

Cyber Technical Writer
Raleigh, NC
  NWS Senior Technical Planner II
Ottawa, NA

Technical Supply Manager
Huntsville, AL

Principal Technical Planner
Aurora, CO

Mgr III Technical Editing/Wr
McKinney, TX

Technical Support Engineer II
Portsmouth, RI

  WITI Webinars

How to Lead Confidently in the Age of Uncertainty: An Interview with the former President of Starbucks, Howard Behar
Presenter: Howard Behar
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

As a woman in technology, are you feeling the pressure to "do more and be more" with fewer resources than ever before? Are you looking for better ways to handle the increasingly complex problems you and your team are facing on a regular basis?

  This Webinar is FREE To WITI Members! Details!

  WITI Marketing

Recovering from PR Disasters - Can Athletes Bounce Back
By Fatimah Gilliam

Professional athletes live their lives in the open and not just on the field. For star athletes, any scandal that tarnishes their brand can have significant financial and reputational impact - from being cut from the team and banned from play to losing endorsements and the love of their fans.

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  WITI Networks

RECAP: Cybersecurity Panel Boston 9/15/2016

On Thursday, September 15, 2016, the WITI Boston network welcomed a panel of speakers to discuss IT's most urgent challenge: cybersecurity. Cyber crime can affect its victims in a multitude of ways, including data theft, sabotage, disabled systems, denial of service, and extortion.

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  Join WITI @ CSS

Los Angeles Cyber Security Summit
October 20, 2016  |  Los Angeles, California

The Cyber Security Summit is an exclusive conference series connects C-Suite & Senior Executives who are responsible for protecting their companies' critical infrastructures with innovative solution providers and renowned information security experts.


Wacky Sports from Around the World

Most of us scratch our athletic itches with mainstream sports like football, baseball, and basketball. But for some, these pastimes are a little too predictable. In recent decades there has been a rise in unusual sports, from extreme ironing to wife carrying to, yes, even Quidditch of Harry Potter fame.


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