Mystics, poets and truth seekers throughout the ages have recognized the profound importance of embodying the essence of the heart. At this dynamic workshop veteran journalist and author Dana Micucci will share a range of powerful teachings and tools from some of the world’s wisdom traditions (Tibetan, shamanic, Mayan, Egyptian, mystical Christianity, etc.) gleaned from a lifetime of travel to assist you in harnessing the wisdom and power of the heart to improve your health, center your emotions, boost your immunity, master your energy, and ultimately become a healing force through your very presence. Come discover how the daily practice of these methods can help you manifest your goals and sustain a heart-centered way of being in the world. Read Dana’s article at http://www.opencenter.org/ten-tips-for-bliss/.
Dana’s latest book, Sojourns of the Soul: One Woman’s Journey around the World and into Her Truth (Quest Books), was a gold winner in the 2013 Nautilus Book Awards. She is also trained in a variety of healing modalities. www.danamicucci.com
Register here: http://tiny.cc/gi743w.
Embodying the Wisdom of the Heart
Friday, November 8, 2013, 6-10 p.m.
New York Open Center
33 E. 20th Street (btw. Madison and 5th)
New York, NY 10016
Motiv8 is a music and multi-media based empowerment program designed specifically for teen girls and their moms. Through humor, music, personal stories and interactive exercises, Sheira teaches 8 effective skills to help young girls and their moms reduce stress, increase awareness, de-clutter their media centric minds, and improve communication. Motiv8 will be on Sunday, October 20, 11am-2pm at the Long Island Sheraton. NYWICI Members use promo code: 'NYWICI' -to receive a 20% discount! Register Today.
MORE magazine's wine club, MORE UNCORKED with Women of the Vine, delivers award-winning wines hand-crafted by artisan women winemakers and women-owned wineries of California. The unique thing about MORE UNCORKED is that it exclusively features wines made by women. Receive 10% off your first More Uncorked membership fee with this link.
The family of Harold W. McGraw, Jr., longtime leader of McGraw-Hill Cos., will establish the Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Center for Business Journalism at the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism to enhance coverage of business and economic issues in the media and train future journalists in business reporting. A $3 million gift will be used to establish the Center in 2014 and endow it in perpetuity. Activities of the Center will include providing fellowships to professional journalists, scholarships to students, and hosting an annual symposium. Read the full release.
New York Women in Film & Television would like to invite the members of NYWICI to a special power player breakfast on September 18th, 8:30-10:00am. The speaker is Monique Nelson, CEO and Chairman of Uniworld Group, Inc. NYWICI members can attend for a 50% discount by entering the code NYWICI when registering. For more information on the program and to register, visit: http://nywift.org/newsletter.aspx?ID=4671.
Dana Micucci, journalist, speaker, healing practitioner and author of the award-winning Sojourns of the Soul: One Woman’s Journey around the World and into Her Truth (Quest Books), will be hosting an exciting three-day transformational retreat at the historic Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs and Spa as part of a one-of-a-kind Mystical Journey to New Mexico, November 17-24, with Susan Duval Seminars. For details and itinerary, visit https://susanduvalseminars.com/New_Mexico.html. Dana was a long-time New Yorker now based in Taos.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Rooftop @ Riverwalk Crossing
405 Main St
New York, NY 10044
Please come to an interactive workshop led by Valia Glytsis. Valia is an Executive Leadership Speaker, Trainer & Coach specializing in personal / professional branding transformations. Recent client highlights include Digitas, L’Oreal, HBO, McKinsey, and Cornell University. In this personal leadership and brand development workshop, you will experience both tactical tools and inspirational possibilities to jumpstart your journey inward. Proceeds will benefit the Women Leadership Summit, to be held September 18th -20th, 2013. A portion of your ticket price is tax deductible and tax receipts will be provided by the event partner, Music and Mentors.
Register here: https://personalpowerworkshop.eventbrite.com
The September 2013 Women Leadership Summit is a three day collaboration (September 18th – 20th) of over 100 organizations. Taking place in New York City, it brings together 60 speakers in order to foster awareness and implement change through women empowerment. The event features CEOs, celebrities, entrepreneurs, and other inspiring women from a plethora of industries. All bring their own personal and professional experiences as innovators, trail blazers, and leaders–and all hope to see change for this deeply entrenched, industry-wide issue. For more information: http://www.womenleadershipsummit.com
There will be a Women Leaders Summit in NYC on June 26, 2013. Three incredible women leaders speak about how they have led the way through their vast experiences for other women to become leaders. We are inspired by their journey and want to share it with a community of women interested in changing the ratio. A keynote conversation with: Francis Hesselbein, Christine Comaford, and Carole Hyatt. Brought to you by The Hatchery, empowering women forward by creating more women leaders with support from a community of women leadership organizations, Yao Huang, Colette K. Young, and Tonya Yuki. Learn more.
On May 8th at Westbury Manor, Ivy Algazy, Director of Community Outreach, The Katz Institute for Women’s Health, will be honored by NAWBO Long Island, The National Association of Women Business Owners, with the Women Making a Difference Community Service Award.
NYWICI Member Daylle Deanna Schwarz has published a free online book, How Do I Love Me? Let Me Count the Ways, which is part of the Self-Love Movement, which encourages people to love themselves and to live in a healthier, happier world. To learn more about the movement download Daylle's new book, visit http://howdoiloveme.com/the-book/
Barbara Biziou’s VISION 2013 workshop guides you through releasing old patterns and establishing new, effective choices to actualize your goals and propel you forward to the next level. This years focus is Unleash Your Dreams and it's sure to give you the energetic boost & the practical spiritual tools you need to manifest your vision in 2013! Join us from Jan 18th to the 20th for VISION 2013. Sign up now and save on this incredible weekend at http://bit.ly/XnpXdc or call 212.741.3358!
NYWICI 2001 Arts & Entertainment Matrix winner, trailblazing publicist to the stars and founder of PMK Public Relations, Lois Smith has died at the age of 85.Just published It's Your Business by JJ Ramberg, host of MSNBC's Your Business. It's filled with smart and easy tips for running your company, including one from NYWICI-member Ivy Cohen Corporate Communications (Tip #19).
Lynn Povich, 1976 Matrix Award recipient, is releasing "The Good Girls Revolt: How the Women of Newsweek Sued their Bosses and Changed the Workplace" on September 10. Lynn and 45 other female Newsweek employees sued the magazine in 1970 for discrimination in hiring and promotion.
YouthBridge-NY, a non-profit that prepares teen leaders to address the challenges of a diverse New York City, honors four civic leaders, including two NYWICI members, Ivy Cohen, president of Ivy Cohen Corporate Communications and YouthBridge-NY Board Member and Jacqueline Bryk, NYWICI Foundation scholarship recipient and NYWICI member. The awards will be presented at a ceremony on June 6 at the annual graduation ceremony for high school seniors who have completed the program. For more info on YouthBridge-NY, visit www.youthbridgeny.org.