Silicon Valley pioneer shares employment strategies, addresses gender bias
By Lydia Snow
The device on which you're reading this article is most likely protected and encrypted by technology tracing back to Dr. Carolyn Turbyfill, the inventor of modern firewall appliances.
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You're Invited: Representation Matters After-Parties
Did you join Salesforce Representation Matters last week? We had a great time learning from Black, Latinx, Indigenous, and LGBTQ+ leaders, but the conversation is far from over! Get ready for Representation Matters: The After Party focused on three main topics: Changing the way we WORK, Changing the way we LEAD, and Changing the way we ENGAGE. Don’t miss the live DJ sessions and insights from Salesforce employees and partners from Tuesday, August 3 through Thursday, August 5 at 11:00 a.m. PT daily. Register today!
WITI Wellbeing Center
To register for any of the Wellbeing classes, please go here
July 30 - Fri
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!!"
July 31 - Saturday
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."
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.
"WITI is providing a huge service in offering a space where race and the current conditions can be openly discussed in a supportive and non-judgemental environment."
All classes are appropriate for all levels and free to all members!
CRISPR-Cas9 and the Medical Field
By Taliyah Jarrett
CRISPR-Cas9 can be used for a multitude of medical procedures. For example, scientists can strengthen the immune system of a chemotherapy patient, allowing the immune system to not deteriorate.
WITI On Clubhouse
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Seven Books for Disability Pride Month
By Kailey Blount
Although creating inclusive environments is a year round job, July is a time where our able-bodied society puts disability at the forefront of cultural conversation.
WITI Webinars and Coaching Circles
The Future of Work - How to Get and Keep a Job in Project Management
July 29, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PT (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT)
Digital Transformation Mindset: Recognizing Your Opportunities
August 19, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PT (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT)
The Future of Cybersecurity - in High Demand
August 26, 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)
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