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July 18, 2016
As someone who has grown up and into a polite and respectful woman, I’ve often found it difficult to ask for more — like negotiating my salary, applying for a position that I wanted or asking to learn more in an area outside of my normal scope of...
July 15, 2016
  Tweet your links using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads.   For Women at Every Career Stage Video: How Gretchen Carlson's "Fox & Friends" Colleagues Routinely Made Sexist Comments at Her (Mother Jones) For the...
June 30, 2016
Tweet your links using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads.   For Women at Every Career Stage Video: Women Who Connect The World (Episode 1) — NYWICI President Jacki Kelley 22 Successful Women-Led Companies That Prove...
June 24, 2016
Tweet your links using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads.   For Women at Every Career Stage Sheryl Sandberg on the Myth of the Catty Woman (New York Times) New York is Officially the Best City in the World for Women...
June 20, 2016
Does this sound anything like your morning? Wake up, hit snooze, scramble to shower. Pick an outfit, check the weather to find that your outfit isn’t ideal for a 75-degree sunny day; pick a new one. Decide what to eat for breakfast (or maybe skip it...
June 17, 2016
Tweet your links using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads.   For Women at Every Career Stage Chicago is the World Capital of Female-Founded Startups (CCTV America) Event Recap: The White House Summit on the United State...
June 14, 2016
With so many online voices, it is important that brands find imaginative ways to connect with their customers. Creative storytelling allows brands the opportunity to take consumers on a visual journey. How is storytelling evolving in this age of...
June 6, 2016
On April 27, 2016, a group of 13 High School students visited the Weber Shandwick headquarters in New York for a Behind-The-Scenes career exploration event. The students were in for a treat.  It's not every day you get the opportunity to hear from...
May 31, 2016
On May 19, 2016, New York Women in Communications and New York Festivals joined hands at the 2016 New York Show events with four creative panel sessions, a cocktail reception, the awards ceremony and an after-party. New York Festivals welcomed award...
May 27, 2016
For Women at Every Career Stage Reaching the Age is a Liability - Especially for Women (The Washington Post) In Case of Emergency, Break Glass Ceiling - but Only in Case of Emergency                     (Pacific Standard)   The Changing...
May 26, 2016
On Tuesday evening, May 24, 2016, about 150 women from every aspect of the communications industry and all stages of careers gathered on the 29th floor of the Bloomberg building on Lexington Ave for the NYWICI 2016 Annual Meeting. They came to...
May 20, 2016
Many thanks to this week’s contributors: Davida Arnold, Suzanne Cohen, Tekla Szymanski and Maria Ungaro.    For Women at Every Career Stage For Women in Advertising It's Still a 'Mad Men' World (The New York Times) Elaine Welteroth Makes History...
May 15, 2016
Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter – keeping up on social media can certainly seem overwhelming, but having that online presence is undoubtedly important in the communications industry today. That’s why the NYWICI Young Professionals Committee...
May 13, 2016
Many thanks to this week’s contributors: Davida Arnold, Suzanne Cohen and Tekla Szymanski.   For Women at Every Career Stage It's time to stop being embarrassed about peeing when we sneeze (SheKnows) The cognitive science behind repeating...
May 10, 2016
Maya Draisin is a quiet storm of media revolution. Her prescience has helped bring digital content to the forefront, and yet little is known about her. As co-founder of the Webby Awards, launched in 1996, she ushered in the digital age through a...

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