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June 2, 2017
Tweet your recommended links throughout the week and use #NYWICImustreads to be included in next Friday's Must Reads.   Career Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg: Lessons on Leading A High-Growth Business (General Assembly) How Women Mentors Make A...
May 22, 2017
What career changes are worth it? What does it mean to stand up for something we believe in? How do we negotiate with our partner, colleagues, family and friends to live our lives aligned with our values? On May 18, 2017, NYWICI hosted a panel...
May 18, 2017
Tweet your recommended links throughout the week and use #NYWICImustreads to be included in next Friday's Must Reads.   Career Gender Bias Goes Indie: Only 25 Percent of Films At Major Festivals Had Female Director, Study Finds (The Wrap) Women...
May 17, 2017
Government, finance and public transportation are not sectors that typically come to mind when considering careers in the communications industry, but they were front and center at “Non-Traditional Communications Jobs That Rock” panel on May 9, 2017...
May 15, 2017
Tracy Candido (at right), director of programs and events for LMHQ, knows what risk-taking is all about. During her career, she has literally quit her day job, launched her own company and now works to help other businesses grow through...
May 12, 2017
Tweet your recommended links throughout the week and use #NYWICImustreads to be included in next Friday's Must Reads.   Career Judy Woodruff, The Woman Of The Hour (The New York Times) 5 Ways Parenting is Excellent Preparation for Executive...
May 10, 2017
I’ll never forget my first difficult interview. It was a two-hour painstaking interrogation for a summer copy-editing internship at a small local flyer. I had applied for the obscure, but paid, job under the assumption that I would be a shoo-in, and...
May 9, 2017
When you think of jobs in communications, gigs in public relations, marketing and journalism typically come to mind. The Young Professionals Committee will shed light on intriguing communications roles in financial institutions and government at a...
May 8, 2017
We all know the typical jobs in communications: public relations, advertising, magazine publishing etc. But there are a lot of communications’ jobs that you don’t often hear about. The Young Professionals committee is highlighting those jobs and the...
May 5, 2017
Tweet your recommended links throughout the week and use #NYWICImustreads to be included in next Friday's Must Reads.   Career How Samantha Bee’s ‘Celebration of The Free Press’ Alternative WHCD Programming Happened (Adweek) Are Women Allowed To...
May 3, 2017
Not every job in communications is like the one you read about in a textbook — writing, editing, reporting. There are jobs that encompass political communications, financial communications and crisis communications to add to the mix. To be...
April 26, 2017
On April 24, 2017, New York Women in Communications presented the prestigious Matrix Award to seven remarkable communications leaders who truly embody “women who connect the world.” The award is one of the highest honors in the communications...
April 25, 2017
With the digital landscape rapidly evolving and the job market rallying, opportunities abound across the communications’ field for those of us seeking a new challenge. Certainly, a career change can be exciting, but it’s also a leap into unknown...
April 14, 2017
Tweet your recommended links throughout the week and use #NYWICImustreads to be included in next Friday's Must Reads.   Career Sheryl Sandberg: Four Years after 'Lean In', Women Are Not Better Off (USA Today) Equal Pay Could Add Trillions to The...
April 12, 2017
As ​someone who’s just starting to brand herself professionally and personally, one of the best tips I’ve ever received was “​Don’t be strict and don’t be afraid. ​Post what makes you happy, makes you laugh, inspires you, makes you think and...

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