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November 20, 2017
Dealing with your personal finances is a subject that is daunting yet so important all at once. And hardest of all is to be honest with yourself about your financial goals. So, where do you start as a young professional? Sponsored by Fidelity ...
November 9, 2017
​It seems that more than ever, young professional women are feeling “stuck” in their careers. As writer Lisa Miller puts it in “The Ambition Collision,” when it comes to having a vision for our careers, young women have “lost it, like a child losing...
October 30, 2017
They are some of the biggest names in media today — so well-known that the President has aimed attack tweets at more than one of them — but is that enough to thrive in today’s cluttered communications climate? In a word, no. And yet, according to...

Student Blog

December 24, 2015
  Having a career in broadcasting is not easy, but can definitely be rewarding, according to the women on the “Television & Radio Broadcasting” panel at NYWICI’s 2015 annual Student Career Conference. Many of the panelists described how they...
December 22, 2015
  Okay, don’t get me wrong, there is actually no direct way to buy your way into the industry. However, the power of coffee is extremely underestimated.     This idea was first brought to my attention last fall, when Ithaca’s College chapter of...
December 20, 2015
  Moderated by Doreen Naor, manager of Brands and Organizations and director of the Academy, the Lifestyle and Entertainment panel proved to be a successful session with inspirational insights from women in the industry. To start, Doreen asked the...

Hot Topic

Several months after two former interns sued Condé Nast with claims they were paid less than $1/hour for their internships at W and The New Yorker, the media company announced that they would discontinue their internship program in 2014. The news...
Did you catch the new skit with Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake acting out a conversation spoken in “tweet?” #amazing. Jimmy and JT took a casual conversation to a whole new level, speaking out loud in the way many people write on their social...
As the conversation about women in the workplace continues to reach new heights, this week, New York Women in Communications brought together an impressive cross-generational panel to share their insight on what it takes to successfully navigate the...

Interviews

Joan Rivers, an internationally-acclaimed personality, passed away on Sept. 4, 2014, in Manhattan at age 81, following complications from a medical procedure. Joan succeeded in shattering many glass ceilings over the years, starting with stand-up...
NYWICI member Eunic Ortiz was a delegate at this year's Democratic National Convention. We asked her to tell us about that experience.  When did you develop your interest in politics? I first moved to New York City in 2008. I was working in...
As you’ve all probably noticed, the use of stories and storytelling is emerging as a powerful communications tool and becoming integral to how communicators define their content marketing approach. While we’ve all seen or experienced the use of a...

Spotlight On

Brittany casts celebrities and influencers for campaigns on Seventeen.com, Cosmopolitan.com, Elle.com, MarieClaire.com, HarpersBazaar.com, Esquire.com and other titles across the Hearst Magazines digital portfolio. In February 2017, she co-founded...
Audrey Pass is the Treasurer of New York Women in Communications and Chief Marketing Officer at Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. Audrey has enjoyed a 25-year career as a marketing executive, corporate communications specialist, media relations...
Georgia Galanoudis is the Vice President of Communications for New York Women in Communications. Georgia has spent her career helping brands find innovative ways to market themselves. Most often focused on the intersection of audience needs and...