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February 24, 2017
Tweet your recommended links throughout the week and use #NYWICImustreads to be included in next Friday's Must Reads.   Career Leveling the Playing Field for Women in Tech Is Vital for Emerging Industries (TechCrunch) Women Will Tell Big...
February 20, 2017
Before I moved to upstate New York to start my job as a television reporter, one of my mentors asked me, “What’s your superpower?” I must have looked at him with the most dumbfounded and confused look. Ever since, I have been searching for my “...
February 17, 2017
Jacki Kelley is president of NYWICI for the 2016-2017 year and Chief Operating Officer of Bloomberg Media at Bloomberg LP—the leading global business and financial media organization that comprises every platform: digital, television, radio, print,...
February 14, 2017
Do you struggle with self-promotion? Are you reluctant to tell others about your success? Women often think that ‘singing their praises’ will be perceived as pushy, and they’re reluctant to embrace their powers. But self-promotion is not taboo —...
February 10, 2017
Tweet your recommended links throughout the week and use #NYWICImustreads to be included in next Friday's Must Reads.   Career When [Journalist] Ida B. Wells Married, It Was a Page One Story (The New York Times) The Women’s March in My Living...
February 7, 2017
Raise your hand if you work in publishing, writing or public relations. Do you care about your work-life balance now and will you care about your work-life balance in five years? These were just a few of the self-evaluating questions raised by Ann...
February 3, 2017
Tweet your links to us, using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads   Career Should a Website for Women Illustrators be Necessary in 2017? (Eye on Design) What Works for Women at Work (Lean In) Women May Never Make Up Half...
January 31, 2017
A sure way to start the year off right is by polishing your professional presence. For help with getting started, about 40 NYWICI members and guests took that first step when they gathered for a NYWICI Night Out on Jan. 19, 2017, at Sarabeth’s...
January 30, 2017
Black leather chairs lined with gold legs. Addictive healthy snacks organized next to tote bags filled with magazines. Paintings that are somewhere between Basquiat and Close, positioned on opposite walls. This is no place for the traditionalist. It...
January 30, 2017
During NYWICI’s Behind the Scenes tour @ Vice Media on Jan. 21, 2017, our host, Liz Mantel, offered insight into the media company that brands itself as “the millennial whisperers.” Liz is an account executive who works with brands and agencies to...
January 30, 2017
NYWICI’s Behind the Scenes tour @ Vice Media on Jan. 12, 2017, was eye opening. Upon entering the building, I was hit with a wave of positive energy, and I was instantly recharged from the earlier happenings of my day. The environment is both calm...
January 30, 2017
Now a multinational, multimedia powerhouse, Vice began in 1994 as an independent magazine called Voice of Montréal with the intention of covering perspectives that were underrepresented in traditional print media. Twenty-three years, an expansion...
January 27, 2017
Tweet your links to us, using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads Career For Female Journalists, Mary Tyler Moore Showed Us the Life We Wanted (The Washington Post) I Don’t Want To Be Superwoman (World Moms Network)  ...
January 20, 2017
Tweet your links to us, using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads   Career Job Listings That Are Too ‘Feminine’ For Men (The New York Times)   Communications Inside Rachel Maddow’s Plans to Reinvent Her MSNBC Show In...
January 19, 2017
Whether you’re gunning for a promotion, a new gig, or a better work-life balance, there’s no better time to glean career advice and inspiration than the start of a new year. Hello 2017! On Jan. 25, 2017, NYWICI Young Professionals Committee hosted...

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