WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  November 30, 2016

  In This Issue

WITI Virtual Career Fair
WITI Career
WITI Wednesday Promo
WITI Leadership
WITI Technology
WITI Featured Employer
WITI Webinar
WITI Social Media
WITI Business
WITI Partner Events
WITI GEICO Tips
WITI Social Media

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  WITI Network Events

December 7, 2016 - Addison, Texas
Holiday Mixer + Toy & Coat Drive
December 7, 2016 - Houston, Texas
WITI Houston Holiday Celebration
December 8, 2016 - Los Angeles, California
Holiday Mix and Mingle!
December 8, 2016 - Raleigh, North Carolina
AITP Annual Holiday Party

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

2016 San Francisco CISO Executive Leadership Summit
December 1, 2016
San Francisco, California

CIO Benelux Summit
December 1, 2016
Amsterdam

CISO Benelux Summit
December 1, 2016
Amsterdam

ProjectSummit*Business Analyst World
December 5-8, 2016
New York, New York

Expert Dojo Founder Festival
December 7, 2016
Santa Monica, California

CIO Southern California Summit
December 8, 2016
Los Angeles, California

CISO Southern California Summit
December 8, 2016
Los Angeles, California

2016 Philadelphia CIO Executive Leadership Summit
December 13, 2016
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

CES 2017
January 5-8, 2017 - January 8, 2017
Las Vegas, Nevada

Guys Who Get It Awards
January 26, 2017
San Francisco, California

Digital Entertainment World (DEW) 2017
February 1-2, 2017
Marina Del Rey, California

CIO Denver Summit
February 16, 2017
Denver, Colorado

See Details of All Partner Events Here

  WITI Member Discounts

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Los Angeles, CA 90064
818-788-9484


  WITI Virtual Career Fair

December 7, 2016 NOON- 5PM (EST)

The WITI Virtual Career Fair is an online career event where job seekers and employers can interact with each other in a live, 3-D virtual environment. Register Now!

If your company is interest in exhibiting, please call 818-788-9484.

  WITI Career

The One Way to Become Smarter
By Will Marré

I am very interested in how to improve human judgment. All leadership success, and yes, life success depends on it. Harvard-based researchers have spent years proving that virtually all of us are irrationally biased. We all have opinions that are not based on facts or direct experience but rather emotional thinking shortcuts.

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  WITI Wednesday Promotion

We have all been experiencing the whirlwind of Thanksgiving, followed by Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Giving Tuesday.

As women, we often forget ourselves, especially during the busiest time of the year - the holidays, so we've created WITI Wednesday to inspire you to give to yourself, your career and your brand with a gift that keeps on giving!

Just think all the webinars you can attend, events, coaching circles, networking, speaking, publishing and leadership opportunities that you can engage in.

Click here to view the special WITI Wednesday offers that expire on 12/31/2016.

We have some special offers for your company too - please contact us at 818-788-9484 or sponsorships@corp.witi.com to learn more.

  WITI Leadership

Inspire Your Company to Give Back
By Continuum Managed Services LLC

In 2012, Continuum established the Continuum Veterans Foundation, a nonprofit organization providing financial support to charities focused on helping veterans find jobs in IT. With the season of giving upon us, we're making our annual commitment to veterans through outreach efforts in our Boston, Pittsburgh and Houston offices.

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  WITI Technology

Virtuous Machines -- How Analytics Will Underpin Artificial Intelligence
By Isabelle Guis

Socrates' view of human nature is summed up in the doctrine: to be knowledgeable is to be virtuous. Researchers in artificial intelligence have relied on philosophy (thinking about thinking), in addition to examining smart animals and engineering intelligence in machines. Tech companies like Apple and Google are already trying to build programs capable of reproducing human capabilities to learn and solve problems.

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  Featured Employer

Applications Support Analyst
Houston, TX

Order Support Specialist
Brookfield, WI

Mail Services Supervisor
Chesapeake, VA

Account Executive
Dallas, TX

Team Assistant
Chicago, IL
  IT Networking Coordinator
Juno Beach, FL

HR Data Entry Specialist
Tucson, AZ

Security Analyst
Lawrenceville, GA

Office Manager
San Francisco, CA

Senior Receptionist / Supervisor
Foster City, CA

  WITI Webinars

Success on Your Terms - Be You! Be Heard! and Leave Doubts Behind
Presenter: Sue Steinfeld
Thursday, December 1, 2016
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

Are you undervaluing your achievements with statements like, "It was no big deal," or "Got Lucky this time"?

  This Webinar is FREE To WITI Members! Details!

  WITI Social Media

It's Time to Standardize Social: Introducing the Social System
By Gretchen Fox

In my last blog post, "No, it's not you-Social Media Advice Really Is All Fluff," I called for social professionals to take action and set some standards to improve our industry. Today, I'd like to share the simple, straightforward, easy-to-follow, systematic and scalable approach my business partner, Kyra Reed, and I have identified (and visualized) for how to develop a social strategy and program. We are calling it The Social System.

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  WITI Business

Chatbots Will Be Your New Best Friend
By Christine Crandell

Chatbots came on the scene in 2011 as business intelligence, artificial intelligence and messaging platforms combined into new forms of responsive technology. New ways were needed to support companies interacting with buyers and provide customer support that aligned and could evolve with changing communication habits.

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  Join WITI @ HMG

2016 San Francisco CISO Executive Leadership Summit
December 1, 2016  | San Francisco, California

The CISO Summit delivers world class thought leadership in a club-like setting where attendees will receive unique insights into best practices and will hear success stories and case studies from top industry security leaders and experts.

  WITI / GEICO Tips

7 Ways To Avoid Road Rage

Aggressive driving behaviors, such as speeding and tailgating, can often lead to road rage. According to the National Safety Council, motorists rate this as a top threat to highway safety. Here, we provide practical tips on how to avoid road rage - as well as some startling stats, common reasons that cause road rage and wisdom from experts - to ensure your safety while driving.

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