WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  March 1, 2017

  In This Issue

WITI Leadership
WITI Career
WITI Featured Jobs
WITI Teleclass
WITI Networking
WITI Technology
WITI Webinar
WITI Partner Events
WITI Social Media

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  WITI Network Events

March 9, 2017 - Raleigh, North Carolina
Increasing the number of Women in Tech
March 16, 2017 - Tampa Bay, Florida
Power Networking Hour
March 16, 2017 - Phoenix, Arizona
Systems Thinking - The Road to Sustainable Innovation
March 16, 2017 - Boston, Massachusetts
Panel Discussion: Opportunities in the Medical Device Industry
March 16, 2017 - New York, New York
Wine and Unwind Monthly Networking Event
March 30, 2017 - Las Vegas, Nevada
Wine and Unwind Monthly Networking Event
April 19, 2017 - New York, New York
April 20, 2017 - Tampa Bay, Florida
Cybersecurity: Protect Yourself . . . With Knowledge
May 16, 2017 - New York, New York
May 18, 2017 - Tampa Bay, Florida
Power Networking Social
June 15, 2017 - Tampa Bay, Florida
Healthcare and Technology

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

2017 Charlotte CIO Executive Leadership Summit
March 2, 2017
Charlotte, North Carolina

CIO Summit United Kingdom
March 2, 2017
Marylebone, London

CISO Summit United Kingdom
March 2, 2017
Marylebone, London

CIO Summit Charlotte
March 7, 2017
Charlotte, North Carolina

CISO Summit Charlotte
March 7, 2017
Charlotte, North Carolina

2017 New York CIO Summit of America
March 9, 2017
New York, New York

CIO Summit Chicago
March 9, 2017
Chicago, Illinois

CISO Summit Chicago
March 9, 2017
Chicago, Illinois

IIBA - Campfire Stories: How I Became a Business Analyst
March 14, 2017

Women in Software Engineering LA
March 15, 2017
Los Angeles, California

2017 San Francisco CISO Executive Leadership Summit
March 17, 2017
San Francisco,, California

PMI Suncoast: Women in Project Management
March 21, 2017
Clearwater, Florida

CIO Summit Dallas
March 21, 2017
Richardson, Texas

CISO Summit Dallas
March 21, 2017
Richardson, Texas

CIO Summit Mexico
March 23, 2017
Mexico City

EOP's STEM Diversity Career Expo Los Angeles
March 24, 2017
Los Angeles, California

CMO Summit Southern California
March 28, 2017
Pasadena, California

CIO Summit Southern California
March 28, 2017
Pasadena, California

CISO Summit Southern California
March 28, 2017
Pasadena, California

See Details of All Partner Events Here

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  Women In Technology Summit 2017

23rd Annual Women in Technology Summit

This year's theme is "We're Making Things Happen In Technology, Innovation & Leadership". Join us on June 11-13th where women from around the world combine forces for three special days to connect, collaborate, and commit to helping each other succeed in the technology industry. Held in the heart of Silicon Valley, the Summit draws over 1,100+ tech-savvy women and key male allies, along with high-profile industry partners like Amazon, Dell/EMC, Disney, FICO, and more.

Use Promo Code sum17disc and Save an additional $100 Off Full Conference Registration. Early bird discount valid until April 2. Register NOW and save!


WITI strives to create genuinely welcoming environments where each person is treated with equal support and respect. Our policy at the Summit - as at all WITI events - is that no person stands alone; i.e., it is each person's responsibility to welcome a solitary individual into the group.

  WITI Leadership

The Thoroughbred Leader
By Dana Brownlee

Over the past several months during the tense "fiscal cliff" negotiations like many other Americans, I've watched the United States Congress not just fail to collaborate but seem to become virtually gridlocked as a governing body.

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  WITI Career

Control Your Boss
By Will Marré

Working for a bad boss is a nightmare. It is so bad that 35% of women working in technology companies say they would pay to have their boss fired!

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  Featured Jobs

Javascript Developer
Neighborhoods.com, LLC

Chicago, IL

Information Security Architect
Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston

Boston, MA

Senior Director, Quality Assurance
Sage Therapeutics

Cambridge, MA

Director of Business Development
The Institutes

Chicago, IL
  Executive Director
Veritas Collaborative, LLC

Durham, NC

Director, Validation
T2 Biosystems, Inc.
Wilmington, MA

IT Command Center Specialist

Elk Grove Village, IL

Sr. Technical Support Analyst
Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

  WITI Teleclass

Exploring Your Life Mission
Presenter: Kathy Hill
Four Wednesdays from 8-9PM ET (5-6PM PT), 3/22, 3/29, 4/5 and 4/12

Are you passionate about your life and where you are headed? Do you know your life/career purpose? Before you commit to any specific goals, you must know your true purpose so you can create goals that honor this purpose.

Join Kathy Hill in the following teleclass, to set the foundation for an amazing 2017!!

  WITI Networking

5 Tips for Effective Networking - Your Network is Your Net Worth
By Fatimah Gilliam

We all know that our success in life is intrinsically linked to who we know. Your network is your net worth. If you want to get ahead, find a new job, get a promotion, launch a new business, or grow your client base, you need to know people who can open doors, connect you with strategic partners, and make introductions.

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  WITI Technology

Fostering the Next Generation of Girls that Create and Animate
By Jill Richmond

The research is fairly compelling. If there is a desire to involve more children in, those kids need to be reached where they are engaged and already interested.

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  WITI Webinars

WITI Member Orientation
Presenter: WITI
Friday, March 3, 2017
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

Mastering the 2017 Job Interview
Presenter: Albert Qian
Thursday, March 9, 2017
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

Take A Seat at the Board
Presenter: Joanne Moretti and Payal Agrawal Divakaran
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

  These Webinars are FREE To WITI Members!

  Join WITI @ Silicon Valley Forum

Women in Tech Festival
March 24-25, 2017  | Silicon Valley, California

Don't miss TWO amazing days to inspire, empower, and support your career at Silicon Valley Forum's Women in Tech Festival! It's a great chance to meet, network with, and celebrate women in tech, STEM, and business - especially those who work to inspire, engage, and empower other women. The Festival kicks off with a pitch day for female-founded companies on Friday, March 24th; the following day is an all-day action-packed event, filled with panels, keynotes, workshop sessions, and tons of amazing networking.

Get 15% off Festival Passes with code WITI15! Tickets are available at http://bit.ly/SVFWomenTechFest


The Best Time to Buy: A Month-by-Month Guide to Scoring Big Bargains

There's a specific time of year to get discounts on almost anything on your shopping lists, says Lisa Lee Freeman, savings expert at the coupon app Flipp.


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