WITI Quote Of The Week
"No brooding over old worries, let's start a new series. Forget about all the negativities, think of new possibilities. Here to conquering a new frontier, that's all I wish in the upcoming new year."
~ Shon Mehta
By Carolyn Leighton
A New Year's affirmation is more than just a "resolution" - it's an opportunity to stretch my creativity and confront areas of resistance in my life...
6 WEEKS TO CONQUER IMPOSTOR SYNDROME WITH KIM MENINGER, January 20, 2021
Boost your confidence bootcamp. Impostor Syndrome is a term used to describe feelings of self-doubt, inadequacy and incompetence despite external evidence to the contrary.
Women Who Hold a Patent
By Fizza Zehra
Women inventors account for just under 13% of patent applications globally, according to a study by the UK's intellectual property office.
Next in Series: The Matilda Effect & Academic Research
By Casey Mazzotti
While the "Matilda Effect" and the "Matthew Effect" have both been established as phenomena that do happen in the scientific world, researchers are still trying to learn just how pervasive gender bias can be in the sciences and other industries.
WITI Wellbeing Center
To register for any of the Wellbeing classes, please go here
5 PM PT - 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.
"I'm always so angry when I login for your class (it happens right after a weekly team meeting). But I always leave feeling calmer. My coworkers thank you. :-P."
12 NOON PT - Mindfulness and Movement with Fred Sugerman
Use guided and self-initiated movement to access information, inspiration and freedom in your body and mind!
"Being mindful of my body frees up my mind to process things in new ways, leading to new awarenesses and solutions to issues/problems. Thanks, Fred!!"
1:30 PM PT - Business Not As Usual: A Safe Space to Talk About Race
Please join us from 1:30-3:30PM PT (4:30-6:30PM 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!
WITI Sponsored Content
COVID-19 Pandemic Impact on Women in Technology
By Cathie Wilson and Mike Batty
A United Nations article points out that women are indeed impacted more in times of crises than men.
New this week at she.WITI.com
MORE THAN SOLUTIONS: ENGINEERING POSITIVE ENERGY AND A CAREER YOU LOVE
By Salesforce Staff
Thinking about changing industries? Check out Keran's journey to solution engineering at Salesforce - and how his role energizes him beyond the workday.
To learn more about our partnership with Salesforce and stay informed,
WITI STEM BETA
WITI is acutely aware of how difficult it is to be starting out your career in STEM in this unprecedented time. We want to help. We have started a newsletter for you. BRA Newsletter seeks to uplift all women and inspire future generations to pursue STEM careers
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WITI Webinars and Coaching Circles
Job Search Strategies
January 8, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PT (4:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT)
WAKE UP WITH WITI: How will you lead in 2021?
January 12, 2020 5:00 AM - 6:00 AM PT (8:00 AM to 9:00 AM EDT)
Webinars can be vital to professional development and are FREE To WITI Members (and a small fee for non-members)
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