WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  August 26, 2020

  In This Issue

WITI Equality
WITI Women
WITI Business
WITI Wellbeing Center
WITI Networks
WITI Coaching Circles
WITI Webinars
WITI Social Media

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  WITI Network Events

WITI Tel Aviv Virtual Mix & Mingle
August 26, 2020
Online - Tel Aviv

WOMEN'S EQUALITY DAY: Honoring Those Who Fought Before ... And Continuing the Fight.
August 26, 2020
Online - Los Angeles

Birds of a Feather: Speed Networking Event Supporting WOMEN'S EQUALITY DAY: Honoring Those Who Fought Before ... And Continuing the Fight.
August 26, 2020
Online - Los Angeles

WITI Chicago Virtual Mix & Mingle
September 1, 2020
Online - Chicago

WITI Wisconsin Virtual Mix & Mingle
September 1, 2020
Online - Wisconsin

Virtual Happy Hour with WITI NJ
September 2, 2020
Online - New Jersey

Partners in Technology
September 2, 2020
Online - Hartford

Discover the Key to Connecting: Improve Your Communication and Leadership by Understanding Personality Styles
September 2, 2020
Online - Charlotte

Tea with WITI - Virtual Networking
September 2, 2020
Online - Boston

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

2020 ACT-W Conference
August 26-28, 2020
Virtual Event, California

2020 Silicon Valley CIO Executive Leadership Summit
August 27, 2020
Menlo Park, California

2020 Denver CIO Executive Leadership Summit
September 3, 2020
Denver, Colorado

Product Tech Toronto 2020
September 10-11, 2020
Toronto, Canada

Interop 2020
September 21-24, 2020
Austin, Texas

Women in Manufacturing (WiM) Summit
September 28, 2020 - October 1, 2020

October 26, 2020
Lombard, Illinois

Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles
October 28, 2020
Los Angeles, California

See Details of All Partner Events Here

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  WITI Equality

Women's Equality Day
By Carolyn Leighton and Ellie Ebby

Please join us on Wednesday, August 26 Women's Equality Day: Honoring Those Who Fought Before ... And Continuing The Fight

On this Women's Equality Day, WITI does not see the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment as a cause for celebration, as the amendment was only intended to extend the right to vote to white women.

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  WITI Series: Working In The Forever Now

Finding Your Niche With Danielle Madison
By Fiona Waters

Danielle Madison, Chief of Staff at Blizzard Entertainment, offers some reassuring advice. Her aspiration to become a newscaster transformed after she started working with broadcast operations and technology.

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  WITI Business

In the Wake of COVID-19, Several Companies Are Being Told to #PayUp
By Aarushi Sharma

As the pandemic looms over the resulting global economic crisis, several brands' ethical violations are being called out, with demands to pay workers who have been unpaid for months.

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  WITI Wellbeing Center

4 PM PDT - Easy Yoga To Recover From Your Day with Lotem Porat
After sitting, zooming and using your mouse and keyboard all day, treat your body to this 1/2 hour, easy yoga class to transition into your evening or wind down your day.

"The Easy Yoga class was just what I needed to help me stretch and relax after a long day at work. Moves were easy and Lotem's voice was very calming. Thanks for offering the yoga series!"

5 PM PDT - Energy Management with Alyse Hart

Learn and use breath and gentle movement techniques to manage your energy during these times. These 15 minute sessions are formulated for strength, inner balance, vision and calm.

"Alyse is wonderful! Her sessions are short, so they are easy to fit into a busy day. My body always feels better after following her moves and my mood is always a little lighter too. Thanks Alyse!"

12 NOON PDT - Mindfulness and Movement with Fred Sugerman

Use guided and self-initiated movement to access information, inspiration and freedom in your body and mind!

"Absolutely love this program, thank you for putting it together and keeping it alive!"

September 11
1:30 PM PDT - Business Not As Usual: Creating A Safe Space to Talk About Race

Please join us from 1PM-3PM PDT (4PM-6PM EDT) as Denise Hamilton and Fred Sugerman from RACE RELAY (TM) create a safe space to talk about race.

All classes are appropriate for all levels and free to all members!

  New this week at she.WITI.com

Secrets To Propel Your Tech Sales Career From An AE
By Salesforce Staff

Account Executive Fantagbè Traoré has grown her career through regularly conducting a SWOT analysis - forming a clear action plan to achieve new goals. Learn her tips to propel your career in tech sales, and hear about the impact she’s making on customers. To learn more about our partnership with Salesforce and stay informed, sign-up today.

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  WITI Networks

WITI Recap: Fireside Chat with British Consul General of New England
By Erin Horiuchi

Parna Sarkar-Basu recently spoke with Harriet Cross, British Consul General of New England as she was preparing to leave for her new assignment in Trinidad and Tobago.

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  WITI Online Coaching Circles - NEW BENEFIT FOR WITI MEMBERS!

Coaching Circles are consistently WITI's most popular Summit event. We heard you and made specially designed coaching circles for you online. Free to members (and a small fee for non-members).

Your Career Is Your Business. Own It!
August 27, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PDT (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT)

Job Search Strategies
September 4, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT (2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT)

Advance Your Career Series - Power of Perspective - Unconscious Bias - Culture
September 15, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM PDT (3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT)

  These Circles are FREE To WITI Members!

  WITI Art

Art Talk: Tiffany Trenda
By Ellie Ebby

This past Monday, the internationally celebrated and award-winning artist, Tiffany Trenda, gave a presentation of her work through the WITI Art and Tech Café and Gallery.

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  WITI Webinars

Ninja Level Networking in a Virtual World
Presenter(s): Jeanette DePatie
August 26, 2020 12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

Global Leadership Synchronization Meeting
Presenter(s): John Bates
August 27, 2020 9-10AM PT (12-1PM ET)

WITI Member Orientation
Presenter(s): John Bates
August 27, 2020 8:30-9:30AM PT (11:30AM-12:30PM ET)

  Webinars can be vital to professional development and are FREE To WITI Members (and a small fee for non-members)

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