My mission is to provide women with the mindset, methodology and motivation they need to score remote work and build a life of flexibility and freedom. Over the past six years, I've been living and working in Spain and have empowered thousands of women to take the steps they need to start a new life abroad. As the head of Business Development for Sun and Co., one of the top coliving spaces in Europe and founder of Las Morenas de España, an online community for WOC who want to build a life abroad; I help professionals figure out how to use remote work to build a more fulfilling life. By the end of this chat, you'll learn how to Best organize your time as a remote worker to have the balance you're looking for Convince your employers and clients that remote work is the best option for professional growth Travel to different countries and find community through coliving
Today’s business environment is complex, global and multicultural with many interdependencies between the teams - especially in today's work-from-home environment. While it may feel that teams who sit across the globe don't have many common objectives, I've spent my career building effective global teams that communicate well and have achieved ambitious software delivery goals. What's my secret to success? Building trust and growing the teams to work collaboratively with each other and across the organization. Join me and learn how you, too can build a strong, collaborative global team! In this chat we will discuss: How to build effective communication paths for distributed teams, or teams that operate in a global organization How to be effective at coaching team members with wide range of experience and competencies, while keeping cultural differences in mind How to focus on achieving the common goals, rather than differences of opinions
To say Deena Bahri loves building consumer brands would be an understatement. After assuming Chief Marketing Officer roles at Birchbox, Juicero, and Helix, Deena has taken her passion for combining the quantitative and qualitative sides of marketing to StockX (the world's first 'Stock Market Of Things') as their first-ever CMO. Ask Deena anything in this live, virtual Q&A, from how she got into marketing to how she drives business outcomes, particularly in dynamic, high-growth environments.
From being the Founding Managing Editor of NowThis; the Executive Director of Digital for The Washington Post; the sixth hire and Head of News for The Huffington Post and now the CoFounder and President of PowerToFly, I’ve had my fair share of remote working experiences. As an individual contributor and manager, it was so important for me to track my productivity and allow my work to shine on it’s own when I wasn’t able to be visibly “seen” by my boss doing the work, and now as the founder of a totally remote company, I know exactly what to look for in successful remote hires so not to micromanage them and still get the best work. Ask me anything in this hour-long virtual chat, and you’ll be sure to walk away with the following tips & tricks I’ve learned over the years: How to escalate the medium, not the message Tricks for managing your time so you can actually get stuff done and stay productive Communication tips for any team or culture
If you.. Believe that your food choices are negatively impacting the way you feel and your quality of life day-to-day Would like to develop healthier food habits but don’t know where or how to start Feel confused by the amount of controversy and "information overload" related to nutrition floating around on the internet Are ready to start building a strong, sound nutrition foundation with tasty meal options, variety and sustainability for you and your family Then this chat is for you! In the next hour, registered dietitian and licensed nutritionist Jenna Volpe will walk us through a series of practical, high impact low-effort meal planning and self-care strategies to help you up-level your health and ultimately your quality of life. We will cover meal planning tweaks, smart snacking, non-diet lifestyle mindset, and more.
So, you are tasked with building the architecture for a new product... where should one begin? A good Product Manager knows the right questions to ask at the beginning of any project, like, how do you build a system that lasts? What about balancing stability and agility? Speed of evolution and code quality? Preparation aside, it's also key to remember... “The only constant in life is change”-Heraclitus Join this virtual Q&A with Yana Nikitina, Director of Architecture at Braintree to learn the principles for future-proofing your architecture! In this talk, we will cover: Architecting for change Design patterns, and real-life examples SLO (Service Level Objectives) and SLA Observability and feedback loop