WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  September 2, 2020

  In This Issue

WITI Action
WITI Woman
WITI Wellbeing Center
WITI Coaching Circles
WITI Career
WITI Webinars
WITI Social Media

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  WITI Network Events

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

WITI Colombia Speed Networking-The Future of Work 2021 and Beyond
September 3, 2020
Online - Colombia

WITI New Orleans Virtual Mix & Mingle
September 3, 2020
Online - New Orleans

RPA: Are Robots Taking Your Job?
September 3, 2020
Online - Orange County

WITI Montreal Virtual Mix & Mingle
September 8, 2020
Online - Montreal

Tea with WITI - Virtual Networking
September 9, 2020
Online - Boston

Diversity in Tech Series: The Importance of Minority Female Entrepreneurship and Leadership
September 10, 2020
Online - Los Angeles

WITI-Thailand Virtual Mix & Mingle
September 14, 2020
Online - Thailand

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

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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"Someone struggled for your right to vote. Use it."

~ Susan B. Anthony

  WITI Action

Don't Let the Perfect Be the Enemy of the Good: VOTE
By Fiona Waters

Voting for a president this November can feel like choosing between the "lesser of two evils" rather than making an impactful statement.

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  WITI Woman

Partners In Technology - Michelle Obama Has A Podcast: Episode 2
By Veronica Cashman

In the second episode of The Michelle Obama Podcast, she sat down her friend Michele Norris to discuss the relationships we have with ourselves and how quarantine has changed them.

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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.

September 17
1:00 PM PDT - WITI Wellbeing: Community Coffee

Community Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are facilitated, directed, and productive because the agenda for the meeting is democratically generated by you.

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

  New this week at she.WITI.com

Why Representation Matters: 7 Lessons from Salesforce's Racial Equality Summit
By Salesforce Staff

There is undeniable power in representation. During Salesforce's Representation Matters Racial Equality summit, they empower and elevate Black, Latinx, and Indigenous communities in tech while also learning how we can all drive Racial Equality.

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To learn more about our partnership with Salesforce and stay informed, sign-up today.

  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).

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)

Advance Your Career Series - Asking For What You Want - Negotiation Strategies
October 20, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM PDT (3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT)

  These Circles are FREE To WITI Members!

  WITI Career

Programming Needs Women, and Women Need To Program
By Shehzadi Aziz

In a world where our everyday surroundings are increasingly more dominated by coded algorithms, computer programming has become one of the most sought after skills for us to learn.

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  WITI Webinars

Global Leadership Synchronization Meeting
Presenter(s): John Bates
September 3, 2020 9-10AM PT (12-1PM ET)

Design at Scale: Collaborating on, Testing, and Launching a Website Redesign
Presenter(s): Nelle McDade
September 9, 2020 12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

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

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

  Social Media

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