WITI Quote Of The Week
"We will not be turned around or interrupted by intimidation because we know our inaction and inertia will be the inheritance of the next generation, become the future."
~ Amanda Gorman
Yoky Matsuoka - An excerpt from The Japanese Part of Me
By Kumiko Kashii
Neurobotics. It's the term Yoky Matsuoka created by combining neuroscience and robotics in the late '90s.
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It Takes a Village: Why Mentors Are Key for Keeping Women in Tech
By Salesforce Staff
"Mentorship and a feeling of belonging are key factors for keeping women in technology. I learned this the hard way." Andrea Leszek shares why mentorship is essential for keeping women in the tech industry.
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4 Week Course-Breaking Free from Barriers, February 16, 2021
As a John Maxwell coach and certified reflective structured dialogue facilitator, Winifred will be asking probing questions to encourage a deep discussion that will raise your awareness of the barriers that are stopping you from living the life of your dreams with strategies to break free from them.
Women Who Hold a Patent (1975 and before)
By Fiona Waters
If you've read Fizza's article, you know that for every one patent held by a woman, there are roughly seven patents held by a man.
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."
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."
Hedy Lamarr: The Mother of Wi-Fi and Hollywood
By Casey Mazzotti
Hedy Lamarr is an icon not just for her starring roles in Oscar-nominated films, but for her intellect and genius in developing the technology that paved the way for wireless communications to exist.
WITI STEM BETA
WITI Webinars and Coaching Circles
WITI Member Orientation
January 28, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PT (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT)
Femtech and Female Biohacking
February 24, 2021 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PT (4:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT)
Lost in Translation: 3 Secrets to Communicate in Times of Uncertainty
March 4, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PT (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT)
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