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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...
January 17, 2017
Since Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone back on Jan. 9, 2007, one billion devices have been sold worldwide, revolutionizing the entire mobile phone industry. It’s not a stretch to say that the iPhone — which Jobs defined at its introduction as three...
January 13, 2017
Tweet your links to us, using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads   For Women at Every Career Stage Remembering Vera Rubin: The Trailblazing Astrophysicist Who Confirmed the Existence of Dark Matter And Paved the Way for...
January 9, 2017
What does it take to make it in the nonprofit and social services sector of the communications industry? Managing Director of TMI Strategy and DoSomething.org, Meredith Ferguson, doesn’t mince words: “We work hard and we work long, and it can be...
January 9, 2017
The panelists on the TV, Radio and Film breakout session at the 2016 Student Communications Career Conference agreed that it takes dedication to succeed in media. According to Senior Vice President and Head of Marketing at CBS Radio, Kenetta Bailey...
January 9, 2017
Lately, I’ve been questioning my place in the communications industry. It’s hard not to think of it in a traditional sense: marketing, PR, broadcast, online or print. Since I’ve become a member, NYWICI has been pushing this umbrella term of...
January 9, 2017
“How do you position yourself for a promotion?” is one of the most frequent questions that I’m asked whenever I speak at a professional development-oriented program. Not surprising, this tends to be a particularly hot-button topic as you prepare for...
January 6, 2017
Tweet your links to us, using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads   For Women at Every Career Stage Want A Raise In 2017? Don't Make These Mistakes (Ellevest) 14 Women Who Made Us Proud To Be Feminists in 2016 (Bustle)...
December 23, 2016
If you're looking to start the new year off with a "new you," NYWICI can help. We've put together a list of easily attainable ideas that can benefit you personally and professionally. Network, Network, Network NYWICI offers a variety of networking...
December 16, 2016
Tweet your links to us, using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads   For Women at Every Career Stage News Flash: Women Like To Tinker, Too (MIT Technology Review) Women Who Draw (Khoi Vinh)   The Changing Landscape of...
December 14, 2016
Mika Brzezinski, co-host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, is on a mission to help women know and grow their value. "Knowing your brand and knowing your value is important even when your stock is down,” she told a packed room of 150 NYWICI members and guests...
December 12, 2016
Over the past few years, I’ve had the opportunity to speak with executive coaches and personal brand strategists from across the U.S. on a topic near and dear to my heart: personal branding.  Whether you or I like it or not, right now, at this...
December 9, 2016
Tweet your links to us, using #NYWICIMustReads to be featured in next Friday's Must Reads   For Women at Every Career Stage Role Negotiation And The Pursuit Of Hot Jobs (Catalyst) Beyond Inbox Zero: The Science Of Work-Life Balance (Pacific...
December 7, 2016
Every year, like clockwork, many companies begin notifications about the annual performance process and, based on what I’ve heard from NYWICI members and others in my network, a significant number of us begin a mad dash to pull together a self-...
December 5, 2016
For the MSNBC host, it’s not just about building a personal brand — although that’s important too. Mika Brzezinski: She’s smart and got it all together, right? And yet, she’s the first to answer: “Everything is not what it seems” Mika is known for...

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