WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  December 7, 2016

  In This Issue

WITI Virtual Career Fair
WITI Blog
WITI Membership Drive
WITI Career
WITI Network
WITI Featured Employer
WITI Webinar
WITI Leadership
WITI Technology
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
January 4, 2017 - Las Vegas, Nevada
The 2017 leadership imperative: cultivating a culture of innovation
February 9, 2017 - San Jose, California
Women in Green Energy & Automotive Forum

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

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

ProjectWorld*Business AnalystWorld Dallas
February 6-8, 2017
Dallas, Texas

CIO Denver Summit
February 16, 2017
Denver, Colorado

SDxE 2017
April 10-12, 2017
Las Vegas, Nevada

See Details of All Partner Events Here

  WITI Member Discounts

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  WITI Virtual Career Fair

TODAY! 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!

  WITI Blog

Six Reasons Why You Need a Purpose to Lead
By Will Marré

I think we should face the fact that most of our efforts at leadership development have failed. Although billions have been invested over the last 50 years and tens of thousands of books written to promote better leadership, there is virtually no evidence that leaders are any better today than they were five decades ago.

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  WITI Membership Drive

$175 for a 1 Year Membership ($75 off)
$350 for a 5 Year Membership ($150 off)
Lifetime Membership for $600! ($400 off)

Click here to view the Membership Drive offers that expire on 12/31/2016.

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  WITI Career

Managing the "Meeting from Hell"
By Dana Brownlee

The Problem--Sherry couldn't stop thinking about her last team meeting as she walked down the hall towards her office. Slamming her office door behind her, she let out an exasperated scream and looked for something the punch! Her team was driving her absolutely crazy and she channeled Scarlett O'Hara as she proclaimed, "I will never run a meeting like that again!"

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  WITI Network

A Crash Course in STEM: Make it Real
By WITI News Staff

WITI Boston recently hosted a panel on STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) and bridging the skills gap, at which panelists and attendees discussed a variety of topics, including programs to encourage students to pursue STEM careers, challenges in running ongoing STEM-focused programs, and best practices in industry and academia.

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  Featured Employer

Assoc Business Ops Analyst
Bangalore, India

Sr Systems Engineer
Denver, CO

Project Manager
Atlanta, GA

HR Operations Manager
Hopkinton, MA

Customer Service Advocate II
Cork, Ireland
  Principal Software Engineer(s)
South Plainfield, NJ

Data Ctr Support Tech 1
Herzelia, Israel

Sr HR Operations Manager
Austin, TX

Senior Software Engineer
Santa Clara, CA

Global Principal Architect
New York City, NY

  WITI Webinars

Secrets to Happiness: Be Happier at Work and In Your Life
Presenter: Manuela Pauer
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

What makes us truly happy? Why is happiness so elusive at times? How can we bring more happiness into our work as well as our lives?

  This Webinar is FREE To WITI Members! Details!

  WITI Leadership

Pro Athlete Career Lessons #1 - Leadership Strategy
By Fatimah Gilliam

With the start of football recently kicking off, basketball season just around the corner, and the wrap-up of baseball season, now is the perfect time for professional athletes to take stock of their leadership skills and evaluate their impact on their careers and the success of their teams.

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  WITI Technology

A Very Techy Holiday
By Brooke Lazar

The holidays are only days away, sending many people into a frenzy of cooking, cleaning, and wrapping. For some, Christmas is the highlight of the year, a time to cherish and spend with family. For others, it's just another day to get through. No matter how you feel, it's still present buying season. Thanks to the evolution of technology, buying presents in 2016 is easier than ever; it's just a matter of knowing what your options are.

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  Join WITI @ HMG

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

Our CIO Executive Leadership Summits and VIP dinners are club-like summits where top tier CIOs share their leadership strategies and you personally connect with other CIOs.

  WITI / GEICO Tips

Instant Expert: Fixing a Scratch

There are certain things in life that are best left to the professionals (dyeing your hair blonde, performing open heart surgery-you get the idea.) But basic car maintenance isn't one of them. Each month, mental_floss and GEICO team up to walk you through an essential auto-related task, helping you become that much more accomplished (and not to mention, more financially responsible) in the process.

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