WITI Quote Of The Week
"You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
How (and why) To Address Systemic Racism Through Community Engagements
By Damon Carter
The decision to take a stand against systemic racism by actively supporting social justice reform can be a difficult and pivotal choice for any organization.
6 WEEKS TO CONQUER IMPOSTOR SYNDROME WITH KIM MENINGER, January 20, 2021 - STARTS TODAY!
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.
Series: The Matilda Effect - Profile: Rosalind Franklin
By Casey Mazzotti
It is unclear who is actually to blame for the lack of credit, or late credit, to Franklin for her imperative contribution and discovery of the helical structure of DNA.
WITI Wellbeing Center
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10:00 AM PT - Easy Yoga To Recover From Your Day with Lotem Porat
If you've been sitting, zooming and using your mouse and keyboard all day, treat your body to this 1/2 hour, easy yoga class to get your flow and productivity back.
"Lotem is a delightful human. I haven't been to a real yoga class in months, and I miss it. So I truly appreciated the opportunity to attend a mini yoga session remotely."
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!!"
8 AM PT - Dynamic Intentional Relaxation (Yoga Nidra Meditation) With Rich Brenner
Spend time in awareness with yourself, relax, and start the week off by setting an intention for yourself in this guided meditation.
"Yoga Nidra is fascinating! If you've never tried it, this is your chance! You're in the privacy of your own home. All you have to do is listen. It's hypnotic."
Hiring the Right People for Your Business
By Andy Latkovskis
For your business to move to the next level, you will need a team behind you to help you carry and execute your dream.
New this week at she.WITI.com
GROWING UP AT SALESFORCE: GRABBING MY SEAT ON THE SALESFORCE ROCKET SHIP
By Salesforce Staff
Sunny Potter, Salesforce's Senior Director of Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) has catapulted her career over the past seven years. Read her story to learn the surprising ways she's stretched herself, and to discover what traits you need to thrive on our Finance & Strategy team.
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
6 WEEKS TO CONQUER IMPOSTOR SYNDROME
January 20, 2021 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PT (4:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT)
Job Search Strategies
January 22, 2021 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PT (4:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT)
WITI Member Orientation
January 28, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PT (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT)
Webinars can be vital to professional development and are FREE To WITI Members (and a small fee for non-members)
Consumer Product Fails
By Fiona Waters
Certain inventions were expected to be dead on arrival before technology made them contenders, but even electric lightbulbs were expected to be a flop.
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