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January 26, 2014
Should a competitor kick a company when it’s down? On the afternoon of Friday, Jan. 24, both Gmail and Google+ went offline around the world for about an hour. During that time Yahoo posted about it on Twitter four times. The tweets were later...
January 24, 2014
Check out this week's NYWICI Must Reads to learn the latest about women at every age and stage, careers, communication and technology. Many thanks to this week's contributors: Erica Ayisi, Suzanne Cohen, Patricia Maloney, Megan Schulz, Maria Ungaro...
January 22, 2014
Women are somewhat infamous for our tendency to apologize. Saying “sorry” is an easy enough habit to get into. But how often do we actually wrong someone and regret our words or actions enough to warrant an apology? Let’s instead put our hard-earned...
January 17, 2014
Check out this week's NYWICI Must Reads to learn the latest about women at every age and stage, careers, communication and technology. Many thanks to this week's contributors: Erica Ayisi, Suzanne Cohen, Courtney Hart, Chandra Hayslett, Susan...
January 16, 2014
Your work should be full of passion and fun, with goals that other women can help you reach. How to achieve that successfully in today’s work environment was the topic at the NYWICI Coffee & Conversations: An Intergenerational POV: The Fastest...
January 15, 2014
In "lessons learned" I always try to address work issues through personal experiences. I've looked at topics from the leadership styles of Charlie Brown versus Lucy (gleaned from years of watching Peanuts, not to mention playing Lucy in the second...
January 10, 2014
The communications landscape is changing, and this week the buzz was about The New York Times redesign. Check out the latest NYWICI Must Reads to learn more. Many thanks to this week's contributors: Suzanne Cohen, Dimitra DeFotis, Brittany Hennessy...
January 9, 2014
It's 2014, and NYWICI's President Liz Kaplow would like a word with you.  Liz, CEO of the PR firm Kaplow Communications, tells members what's in store for the balance of her term and offers tips on getting ahead.  Read on.  1) What should members...
January 8, 2014
As we start 2014, let's take a moment to reflect on many of the events and programs that took place in the past 12 months. From the informative Digital Salons to our first-ever WiCi Awards, New York Women In Communications continues to "Connect the...
January 3, 2014
A new year calls for new knowledge. Why not start with these stories contributed by NYWICI members? Many thanks to this week's contributors: Suzanne Cohen, Brittany Hennessy, Susan Soriano and Deirdre Wyeth. If you're sharing on Twitter, please...
December 26, 2013
As you prepare for New Year's Eve celebrations, you may be deciding on your annual New Year's resolution. What will you do differently in 2014?   If you're looking to start the new year off with a "new you," New York Women in Communications (NYWICI...
December 20, 2013
We have another weekend's worth of great stories spotted by NYWICI members. Read on! Many thanks to this week's contributors: Suzanne Cohen, Dimitra DeFotis, Giuliana Lonigro, Susan Schulz, Susan Soriano, Maria Ungaro, Deanna Utroske and Deirdre...
December 16, 2013
In 1826, French scientist Joseph Nicéphore Niépce took the first photo ever. Joseph used a camera obscura to record his family home in Le Gras, Provence. Twelve years later, Louis Daguerre took the first photograph that included people: Boulevard du...
December 13, 2013
Are you ready for some great reading? NYWICI members have spotted some amazing stories for you. Many thanks to this week's contributors: Suzanne Cohen, Dimitra DeFotis, Courtney Hart, Brittany Hennessy, Giuliana Lonigro, Patricia Maloney, Susan...
December 10, 2013
Leading women in the publishing, magazine and newspaper industries affirmed that even as they innovate online, the value of print remains strong. Read a transcript of our Twitter chat that accompanied the event. Photo: Jan Goldstoff. View more ...

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