WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  March 29, 2017

  In This Issue

WITI Career
WITI Annual Summit
WITI Leadership
Featured Employer
Featured WITI Network Event
WITI Networking
WITI Business
WITI Webinar
WITI Partner Events
WITI Social Media

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  WITI Network Events

March 30, 2017 - Las Vegas, Nevada
Wine & Cheese Speed Networking Extravaganza
April 4, 2017 - Houston, Texas
4 ways to STEP UP your Career
April 13, 2017 - Boston, Massachusetts
Panel Discussion: Harnessing Real-Time Data to Drive Business Growth
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

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

April 2-5, 2017
Austin, Texas

CDO Summit
April 2-4, 2017
Miami, Florida

CIO Summit 2017
April 2-4, 2017
Miami, Florida

CISO Summit 2017
April 2-4, 2017
Miami, Florida

CIO Cloud Summit
April 2-4, 2017
Miami, Florida

IIBA - Project Summit Business Analyst World
April 3-5, 2017
Orlando, Florida

PMI Suncoast - Leadership Success Through Managing Projects
April 5, 2017
Clearwater, Florida

2017 Dallas CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 6, 2017
Dallas, Texas

2017 The Cyber Security Summit: Atlanta
April 6, 2017
Atlanta, Georgia

Channel Partners Conference & Expo
April 10-13, 2017
Las Vegas, Nevada

CIO Healthcare Summit
April 11, 2017
Chicago, Illinois

CISO Healthcare Summit
April 11, 2017
Chicago, Illinois

2017 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 20, 2017
San Francisco, California

EOP's CAREERS & the disABLED Career Expo Boston
April 21, 2017
Boston, Massachusetts

CIO Summit Boston
April 25, 2017
Boston, Massachusetts

CISO Summit Boston
April 25, 2017
Boston, Massachusetts

2017 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 26, 2017
Washington, District of Columbia

2017 New York CISO Executive Leadership Summit
April 28, 2017
New York, New York

Debug Politics: LA Hackathon
April 28-30, 2017
Los Angeles, California

PMI Suncoast - Sportsfest 2017
April 29, 2017
St Pete Beach, Florida

2017 New Jersey CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 4, 2017
Iselin, New Jersey

2017 Cyber Security Summit: Dallas
May 5, 2017
Dallas, Texas

May 9, 2017

Cyber Tsunami - The State of Cybersecurity in 2017
May 9, 2017
Tampa, Florida

See Details of All Partner Events Here

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  WITI Career

Drawing Work Life Boundaries with Your Boss: Smart or Suicide?
By Dana Brownlee

Virtually every busy professional that I know - particularly professional women - struggle with this issue of managing, work-life balance. With the lightning speed of technology tempting us with the latest, greatest, must-have tablet every 18 months, the lines become blurred to the point where bosses today often expect staff to conduct business calls on the drive home, check emails Sunday night to get a head start on the new week, or respond to emails on vacation.

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  Women In Technology Summit 2017

Making things Happen in Innovation, Leadership and Technology
Early Bird Deal of $895 for Non-WITI Member, or $795 for a WITI Member ends April 2nd! (Less than $300 dollars per day!)

Just think, that's 3 full days:

- For women from around the globe to connect, collaborate, and commit to helping each other succeed in the technology industry.
- Of interactive, relevant and engaging programming that you can immediately apply in your career, at work or for your own professional development and enrichment.
- Workshops, Panels, Coaching Circles, Business Expo, Career Fair, Networking Receptions, The Women in Technology Hall of Fame, and so much more.

Don't wait until the price goes up on April 3rd to $1095 for Non-Members and $995 for WITI Members

Nobody stands alone - 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.

Register Now!

  WITI Leadership

Teach Our Daughters and Young Women in Today's Society
By Will Marré

In today's society, women are suffering. Our young women are suffering. My granddaughters are suffering. Not because they are incompetent or weak, but because society tells them day-in and day-out that they are NOT GOOD ENOUGH.

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  Featured Employer

INTRODUCING AMAZON BUSINESS - Amazon's new Business-to-Business marketplace. Over the past 20 years, Amazon has reinvented on behalf of the consumer and has become the largest internet retailer and marketplace in the world with over $74 billion in revenue globally. Amazon is now reinventing on behalf of the business customer and focused on building the largest and most innovative Business-to-Business (B2B) marketplace in the world, and we are recruiting to make this vision a reality. So far we have a billion dollars in revenue in less than a year, with 20% month over month growth and over 300,000 registered businesses. Amazon Business represents an incredible opportunity to address a vast new market segment and customer base and is an area of high interest for Amazon. Targeting a $2 Trillion market segment, we are focused on building solutions that enable business customers to find, research, and buy products and services from a vast selection, across multiple devices, marketplaces and regions.

Software Development Engineer, Mobile Applications

Principal Product Manager, Tech, Mobile Applications

Software Development Engineer, Amazon Prime

Software Development Engineer, Amazon Business
  Sr. Product Manager

Product owner for customer acquisition & management experience

Product Owner, Amazon Business APIs

Product Management Leader for Amazon Business

  Featured WITI Network Event

WITI Las Vegas Presents: Wine & Cheese Speed Networking Extravaganza TOMORROW NIGHT!

In the technology field, networking is critical. Relationships built by networking can lead to professional partnerships or even future job opportunities. Bring more than a handful of business cards to this limited seating engagement.

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  WITI Networking

Busting the Myth on Social Media ROI
By Gretchen Fox

If you have any doubt that social media is an absolute goldmine primed to be picked out of the ether like an apple off a tree, you need to invest the two or three minutes it will take to read this post.

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  WITI Business

Top 20 Cities for Tech Salary Value

In recent headlines, stories emerged that some Facebook engineers are living out of their cars in order to continue working for the tech leader. This prompted the question, can you afford to live where you work?

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  WITI Webinars

Let's Go Kick Some Glass - Five Success Strategies to be an Empowered Women
Presenter: Pattie Grimm
Thursday, March 30, 2017
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

Health is Wealth
Presenter: Natalie Pace
Thursday, April 6, 2017
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

WITI Member Orientation
Presenter: WITI
Friday, April 7, 2017
9-10AM PT (12-1PM ET)

Did you miss yesterday's webinar Take A Seat at the Board? Check out the recording here

  These Webinars are FREE To WITI Members!

  Join WITI @ SPTechCon

The SharePoint Technology Conference
April 2-5, 2017  | Austin, TX

SPTechCon offers training opportunities for IT professionals, business decision makers, information workers, developers and software and information architects. Each presenter at SPTechCon is a true SharePoint expert, with many drawn from Microsoft's tech teams or holding Microsoft MVP status. Come join us!


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