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Conflict Resolution 101
March 13, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - March 13, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Conflict Resolution 101

Avoiding conflict does not mean conflict is resolved. The ability to address tough situations head-on and communicate effectively will not only make you a better coworker, but could lead to both personal and professional growth. Learn everything you need to know about resolving conflict in this live Q&A with Sharon Ray, Chief People Officer at Solstice! In this chat, you'll also have the...
How to Change Careers and Repurpose Your Purpose
May 20, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - May 20, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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How to Change Careers and Repurpose Your Purpose

Interested in changing or pivoting careers but not sure where to start? Learn how to follow your passion or how you can jumpstart a career in a totally different field during this live Q&A with Aurora Meneghello, founder of Repurpose Your Purpose! You asked, she's answering: What's the first step I should take if I'm interested in changing careers? Is pivoting careers easier with a career...
Making Your Workplace Supportive For Women To Thrive As Leaders
May 31, 2019 01:00 PM EDT - May 31, 2019 02:00 PM EDT
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Making Your Workplace Supportive For Women To Thrive As Leaders

How can we foster more inclusive workplaces where women can not only become leaders at their organizations, but thrive in these leadership roles? Join Anya Cherneff, Founder of Empower Generation and member of the AAA Community Impact team, for a live, virtual Q&A, to learn how she's helped support and implement changes to help women level-up their careers globally.
Back to Work After Raising Kids: My Story as a Backend Engineer
June 12, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - June 12, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Back to Work After Raising Kids: My Story as a Backend Engineer

What's it really like returning to work after raising a family - is it even possible to maintain your stature or skills? What if you're in a technical role? Ruth Helfinstein, a Senior Software Engineer at WW has been there, and is ready to answer your pressing questions in this hour-long Q&A! Regardless of how long your career break was, you can return to a career you love and be successful!...
To Be Or Not To Be: Practicing Mindfulness To Find Work-Life Balance
June 19, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - June 19, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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To Be Or Not To Be: Practicing Mindfulness To Find Work-Life Balance

What is mindfulness and what does it have to do with work-life balance? Criss Cuervo teaches mindfulness workshops all over the globe and is joining us virtually to share a few of her favorite techniques with the PowerToFly Community! Ask Criss anything in this hour-long chat and learn how you can add more balance to your work, and life!
Networking In-Person vs Online
June 21, 2019 01:00 PM EDT - June 21, 2019 02:00 PM EDT
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Networking In-Person vs Online

Not everyone is an extrovert, but thanks to online platforms like PowerToFly and other virtual communities, everyone has the ability to network online. With that being said, just because you're behind a screen doesn't mean you should take it any less seriously than you would in person. Learn tried and true techniques for networking in-person AND online in this live Q&A with Noelle Johnson,...
Navigating PTSD & Other Mental Health Issues in the Workplace
June 26, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - June 26, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Navigating PTSD & Other Mental Health Issues in the Workplace

To disclose or not to disclose mental health concerns with your employer (or future employer) - that is the question! While mental health advocacy is on the rise, it's still a fairly taboo topic within workplaces, especially during the hiring process. As a sufferer of PTSD herself, Candace Ramirez is here to answer your questions virtually, and teach you the tricks she's learned for advocating...
How to Change Careers for Big Picture Thinkers
July 09, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - July 09, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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How to Change Careers for Big Picture Thinkers

Big picture thinkers can have a very hard time finding their place in the professional world. As most professions’ entry-level jobs are very suitable for detail-oriented people but an absolute disaster for big picture thinkers, changing careers as a big picture thinker takes a special kind of approach. Aurora Meneghello, Founder of Repurpose Your Purpose, went through this herself, and often...
How to Overcome Your Biggest Fears about Changing Careers
July 16, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - July 16, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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How to Overcome Your Biggest Fears about Changing Careers

Change is scary: change that includes the potential of financial loss, saying goodbye to old identities, and stepping into the unknown can be downright terrifying. And yet...if you don't overcome your fears, you know what will happen: you will still be at the job you don't like next year and then one after and ... So what can you do? Take a deep breath and quit it all? Wait until you feel...
How To Be Confident In A Male Dominated Industry
July 24, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - July 24, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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How To Be Confident In A Male Dominated Industry

How do you build workplace confidence in a male dominated environment? For women like Sheila Callahan, it comes from 17 years of comradery and mentorship at an organization that understands what women need in the workplace to succeed. Starting her career as an Administrative Assistant and moving through the ranks in a competitive industry (including becoming a mother along the way!) to her...
The Difference Between Mentor And Sponsor - How To Foster The Relationship
July 30, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - July 30, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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The Difference Between Mentor And Sponsor - How To Foster The Relationship

The difference between a mentor and sponsor is actually pretty significant. Long story short: mentors advise, sponsors advocate. But in today’s busy world, what's the best way to find someone for each role and properly nurture the relationship? Is it even possible? Join Noelle Johnson, founder of My Interview Buddy, for a live, virtual Q&A to kickstart the process of finding mentors AND sponsors!
Taking Care Of Your Mental + Emotional Health In The Workplace
July 31, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - July 31, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Taking Care Of Your Mental + Emotional Health In The Workplace

Does your current work situation have you feeling down? In this hour-long live, virtual Q&A, join psychotherapist Laurie Sharp-Page for advice on navigating mental and emotional health in the workplace. She’s providing tips to help you improve your confidence, deal with annoying coworkers, and find happiness in the mundane day-to-day responsibilities of your current role. Don’t miss this chat!
"I’m Not Good Enough” And Other Lies You Tell Yourself
August 07, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - August 07, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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"I’m Not Good Enough” And Other Lies You Tell Yourself

When it comes to professional men and women, one of the biggest differentiations is confidence. Thus the term "imposter syndrome" was coined. But why do women, equally skilled to their male counterparts, lack the same mindset... and how can we overcome this? How can we control the messages we accept as true, and flesh out the negative, such as "I'm not good enough"? Kathy Keats, Mindset and...
How To Find A Job Without Looking
August 16, 2019 01:00 PM EDT - August 16, 2019 02:00 PM EDT
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How To Find A Job Without Looking

When Limor Bergman Gross moved to the US from Israel, she had no connections. Unable to go out and network with potential employers from across the pond, Limor invested a lot of time and effort in building her LinkedIn profile and connections virtually. This payed off, as both her current employer, DigitalOcean, and former employer, VMware, discovered her online! Learn the tricks and...
Preparing For Maternity Leave - And What To Expect When Coming Back
August 20, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - August 20, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Preparing For Maternity Leave - And What To Expect When Coming Back

For any expectant mother, it's nearly impossible to feel fully prepared to go on maternity leave. For expectant mothers at high-growth startups, or women in managerial or c-level roles, this stress is compelled with the notion that the company and team you're leaving will not be the same upon your return. Martha Dreiling, Head of Analytics and Corporate Operations at Attune Insurance, wants...
Don't Take It Personally... How To Use Feedback For Growth
August 28, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - August 28, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Don't Take It Personally... How To Use Feedback For Growth

The ability to take negative feedback and turn it into an opportunity for growth isn't something that happens overnight. In fact, there's a large movement surrounding entire organizations adapting their cultures to embrace growth vs fixed mindsets. Let's be clear, changing your mindset doesn't require a movement, but it does require the tenacity to think differently and evaluate how you,...
Courage in the Workplace
August 30, 2019 01:00 PM EDT - August 30, 2019 02:00 PM EDT
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Courage in the Workplace

Being courageous isn't easy, especially in the workplace. Take it from Rita Giacalone, Director of Learning and Development at Autodesk. After getting her doctorate in Psychology and practicing independently for over 18 years, she decided to take a leap into the corporate world and join the team at Autodesk. Since then, she’s been spearheading the culture transformation and inspiring teams...
Topic: From 0 to 100 - Everything You Need To Know About Scaling Your Team (and Organization!)
September 10, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - September 10, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Topic: From 0 to 100 - Everything You Need To Know About Scaling Your Team (and Organization!)

Whether you're adding one person or one hundred people to your team - scaling isn't easy. Shweta Saraf, Director of Engineering at DigitalOcean, has been an integral part of scaling both small and large organizations while investing in each individuals career success. Join this hour-long live Q&A to learn Shweta's tips for hiring, training and nurturing new team members while maintaining the...
Getting out of your OH F*CK Career Moment
September 11, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - September 11, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Getting out of your OH F*CK Career Moment

Career paths aren’t always linear. In fact, they’re usually not. Rare is the person who hasn’t thought “this isn’t my dream job anymore,” or “I feel stuck,” or “what’s next?” In just 60 minutes, you'll get an introduction to the basics of Crabwalk’s five-step framework for leveraging people you know to drive career change. You'll walk away with: ● Tips for identifying an ideal outcome or goal...
Introvertism at Work
September 16, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - September 16, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Introvertism at Work

Can an introvert really thrive in today's workplace culture? Noelle Johnson, founder of My Interview Buddy, says YES! Introverts tend to get a bad rep in this fast-paced, extroverted world, when in fact, many introverted solutions are much more impactful to workplace culture than extroverted ones. Join Noelle for this live, virtual chat to learn strategies for speaking up and having your voice...
Creating Healthy Working Environments For People With Mental Health Issues
September 25, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - September 25, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Creating Healthy Working Environments For People With Mental Health Issues

By popular demand, Candace Ramirez, Founder of Full Cup Copy, is joining us to re-visit the seemingly taboo topic of mental health in the workplace, and address how managers, supervisors, and culture creators can help build supportive working environments for people with mental health issues. If you've struggled with mental health issues at work, are looking to support your employees, or build...
How To Stay Current & Marketable in a Competitive Business Climate
October 04, 2019 01:00 PM EDT - October 04, 2019 02:00 PM EDT
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How To Stay Current & Marketable in a Competitive Business Climate

In today's competitive job market, companies are looking for more than just technical competency when assessing who to choose for their next hire. Companies want the whole package - but what does that even mean? Join seasoned business leaders Zahra Jamshed, Senior Director at Cognizant and Mary Schumacher, Founder of CareerFrames for a live, virtual discussion about how you can stay current...
Breaking Limiting Beliefs - Don't Wait, Just Do It
October 08, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - October 08, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Breaking Limiting Beliefs - Don't Wait, Just Do It

Ingrid Harb is an international speaker and founder of two incredible organizations, she also identifies a Mexican-American. Throughout her upbringing, neither country accepted her wholeheartedly, deciding she was always "too much" of one culture and not enough of the other. This limiting belief didn't stop Ingrid, and she's joining the PowerToFly Community to relay the message that it...
Stepping Out Of Your Comfort Zone
October 15, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - October 15, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Stepping Out Of Your Comfort Zone

Are you someone who constantly plays it safe in life or are you more of a risk taker? Whether it's trying out a new restaurant or moving halfway across the world to start a new career, stepping outside your comfort zone can be frightening, but magical. "Once you take a risk, everything else in life seems to just fall into place" - says Smitha Prasad, Senior Manager of Product Development at F5...
How To Be A Pillar Of Culture When You Aren't At HQ
October 22, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - October 22, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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How To Be A Pillar Of Culture When You Aren't At HQ

Building an inclusive company culture at HQ is hard enough, but what happens when you're tasked with building a new office in an entirely new city while maintaining that culture? LizAnn Nealing took that challenge head on, and not only launched Greenhouse's Denver office but helped spearhead more distributed hiring practices company-wide. Join LizAnn for a live Q&A to discuss how you can...
How To Successfully Launch A Side Hustle
October 23, 2019 02:30 PM EDT - October 23, 2019 03:30 PM EDT
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How To Successfully Launch A Side Hustle

The new year is rapidly approaching... and if you're thinking about how to turn your dream business a reality, this is the chat to join! Violette de Ayala is a Cuban-American serial and social Entrepreneur, Founder of FemCity®, virtual mentor to over 20,000 women, and she's joining PowerToFly to answer your pressing questions about launching a side hustle. With only a few dollars, Violette was...
Why Do We Stay At Jobs We Hate? The Power Of Choice
October 29, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - October 29, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Why Do We Stay At Jobs We Hate? The Power Of Choice

Every choice you make brings you closer (or farther) away from where you want to be in life, especially when you chose to stay in a situation that makes you unhappy. How can you access this untouched power choice? Join this live, virtual Q&A with Jessica Thiefels, Founder and CEO of Jessica Thiefels Consulting, who's harnessed this power which has helped her move across the country, build a...
Keeping Momentum Going Post-Conference
October 31, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - October 31, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Keeping Momentum Going Post-Conference

Whether you're coming off Grace Hopper, heading to one of the incredible Hopperx1 events, or found yourself at another conference this year, you know how exciting the first few weeks post-conference can be. But as the excitement wears off and you find yourself getting back to your daily routine, you have two options - continue on your normal grind or take action. Rosario Robinson, Senior...
Transitioning from IC to Management
November 05, 2019 03:00 PM EST - November 05, 2019 04:00 PM EST
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Transitioning from IC to Management

Individual contributors (also known as IC's) get promoted because they're really good at what they do. But, when an IC get's promoted to a managerial role, there's an entirely new set of skills they need to develop to be successful, and that can be challenging. As an early employee of DocuSign, Kirsten Schaub helped her company grow from 100 employees to 1500+, from a Seattle-based business...
Returning to the Workforce with Confidence
November 06, 2019 03:00 PM EST - November 06, 2019 04:00 PM EST
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Returning to the Workforce with Confidence

Have you been away from the workforce for an extended period and want to resume your career? Maria Wright, now a Senior Consultant at Deloitte was looking to make the transition, and thanks to Deloitte's ENCORE program, she was able to refresh her skills, gain relevant experience, and with the assistance of a coach, rejoin the workforce with confidence. In this chat, you'll have the...
*Live* Interview Coaching With PowerToFly's Career Coach 11/7
November 07, 2019 03:00 PM EST - November 07, 2019 03:30 PM EST
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*Live* Interview Coaching With PowerToFly's Career Coach 11/7

Do you want to ace your next interview? Join this free interview coaching session with our Career Coach, Heather Coll, to learn the expert tips you need to succeed! One lucky attendee will score a free session during the call, LIVE with Heather! How can I get chosen!? Register for this chat Email your resume and ONE JOB LISTING you're interested in applying for, to Heather@powertofly.com by...
Getting Placed Permanently While Working As A Contractor
November 08, 2019 01:00 PM EST - November 08, 2019 02:00 PM EST
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Getting Placed Permanently While Working As A Contractor

There are many non-traditional ways to score major roles at big companies (or even smaller, but competitive ones) and starting as a contractor is one of them. Some people choose contracting as a way to test the waters at an organization, while others have specific goals to achieve or milestones to hit before transitioning and applying to a full time role. Ask Elinor Cohen anything in this...
Navigating Decision, Planning & Management of a Career Change or Relocation
November 12, 2019 03:00 PM EST - November 12, 2019 04:00 PM EST
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Navigating Decision, Planning & Management of a Career Change or Relocation

"Making risky relocations within the US and to Europe have been the most valuable experiences of my life! From new careers to new people, to adventures of driving across the US, up and down the west coast, weekends in Paris, road trips around Italy or holidays in Spain, building a new life can be a dream but it’s not easy." Kelly moved her life from New York to Los Angeles, to Seattle then...
Let's Talk About Financial Wellness
November 13, 2019 03:00 PM EST - November 13, 2019 04:00 PM EST
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Let's Talk About Financial Wellness

Do you want to start building a successful financial future? Let's be honest with ourselves... who doesn't? In many ways, women are at a disadvantage from birth, today making 80.7 cents for every dollar a man makes, not considering the time we may take to raise children, or take care of aging parents that put us at a financial disadvantage. Stacia Morris is here to tell you it doesn't have to...
Supporting a Parent’s Return to Work
November 15, 2019 01:00 PM EST - November 15, 2019 02:00 PM EST
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Supporting a Parent’s Return to Work

When you become a parent, life as you know it changes. According to a survey of 1,000 working mothers conducted by British magazine MMB, more than a third (37 percent) felt so unsupported and isolated when they returned to work that they wanted to quit. Debi Yadegari, Founder and CEO of MommaWork is out to change this statistic. Debi has created an organization dedicated to helping employers...
The Impact of Clothing on Personal & Professional Development
November 26, 2019 03:00 PM EST - November 26, 2019 04:00 PM EST
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The Impact of Clothing on Personal & Professional Development

You may not think twice when putting on an outfit in the morning, but did you know that certain clothing can improve your personal/ professional life, increase self-esteem, help you make better decisions and create stronger bonds with others? Linda Mata, a fashion consultant from Berlin, Germany, holds 1:1 coaching sessions with people who struggle with their appearance and want to improve...
Communicating With Confidence
December 04, 2019 03:00 PM EST - December 04, 2019 04:00 PM EST
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Communicating With Confidence

Does stage fright get the best of you (even if the stage means a presentation to two or three people)? Learn how to foster a more positive relationship with your nerves in this hour-long virtual chat with Amanda Hennessey, Founder, Coach and Facilitator of Boston Public Speaking and San Diego Public Speaking!
Defining Your Own Career Path
December 13, 2019 01:00 PM EST - December 13, 2019 02:00 PM EST
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Defining Your Own Career Path

For so many professionals in today's competitive job market, the tension between wanting to do something good and wanting to be seen as being successful, is a heavy decision to make. Or, if you're anything like Susy Schöneberg, current Head of Flexport.org, you create your own path. Join Susy for a live Q&A to discover how she was able to create so much value for her organization that she was...
What is Disrupting Bias Training?
January 07, 2020 03:00 PM EST - January 07, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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What is Disrupting Bias Training?

Everyone's heard of 'unconscious bias' training, but what about 'disrupting bias' training? Trisha Walsh, the Director, IT at Yelp, one of the worlds largest crowd-sourced review platforms, is here to explain the difference, and dive into how disrupting bias training impacts the end user support organization for Yelp's nearly 6,000+ employees.
Mad Libs for When You Don’t Know What to Say
January 09, 2020 03:00 PM EST - January 09, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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Mad Libs for When You Don’t Know What to Say

Sanny Lin, a Product Manager at Good Money never considered herself an exceptional communicator. Over the last few years, Sanny made it a point to transform her skills by putting sticky notes around her office with words and tips that helped her communicate with her colleagues better. Learn the ins and outs of Sanny's sticky note technique, which words to avoid and use more often, as well as...
The Importance Of Feedback In The Workplace
January 14, 2020 03:00 PM EST - January 14, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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The Importance Of Feedback In The Workplace

Feedback is what makes the workplace go-round - knowing where one is excelling and where one can improve, all while clarifying expectations and goals is key to building a healthy workplace culture (not to mention a successful one!). With the new year upon us, Project Manager, Khafilat Adewole and PMO Manager, Adelle Lashbrook of CISCO are joining PowerToFly for a special chat to break down why...
Navigating Personal Issues At Work
January 15, 2020 03:00 PM EST - January 15, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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Navigating Personal Issues At Work

When you're going through a personal crisis, simply getting through your daily routine can be challenging enough, let alone trying to navigate a work environment. From explaining the situation to your boss, to managing your time coupled with personal stress, there's no one-size-fits-all solution. Marian J Baylor, Director IT Management at Card One Systems has been a senior-level executive...
Unmask Your Potential
January 16, 2020 03:00 PM EST - January 16, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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Unmask Your Potential

Reveal the Real YOU and unmask your potential with Ernanda White, Growth Hacker at Vertica! In this hour-long virtual chat, you'll learn the key strategies for learning styles, how to articulate your value, better understand your worth and tips for defeating Imposter Syndrome.
How To Get Job Referrals Without Having To Ask
January 17, 2020 01:00 PM EST - January 17, 2020 02:00 PM EST
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How To Get Job Referrals Without Having To Ask

The new year is in full swing, and companies are hiring like crazy! How can you land a new job in 2020 without the pains of searching job boards? Join this live, virtual, Q&A to learn how you can state your value proposition in your LinkedIn profile while have hearty conversations with professional connections that can lead to job opportunities.
How To Design A Business That Can Run Itself
January 21, 2020 03:00 PM EST - January 21, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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How To Design A Business That Can Run Itself

When you’re running your own business, it can feel nearly impossible to squeeze everything you need to do (don't forget about sleeping!) into 24 hours. Emily Morgan saw this problem as a challenge and started her own company, Delegate Solutions, to help entrepreneurs tackle distracting to-dos, create a strategic delegation plan for meeting goals, and fully manage virtual teams! Do you want to...
Growing With a Startup - Defining Your Role
January 22, 2020 03:00 PM EST - January 22, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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Growing With a Startup - Defining Your Role

One of the things people love about working at early stage startup is the opportunity for growth - some may say the possibilities are endless. If you ask Sarah Bobulsky, current Senior Director, Commercial at Helix, she would probably agree. Sarah has held three different roles at Helix over the last three years, and through her own personal contributions, helped shaped the growth of the...
*LIVE* Resume Review 1/27
January 27, 2020 03:00 PM EST - January 27, 2020 03:30 PM EST
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*LIVE* Resume Review 1/27

Want to get your resume reviewed by a career coach… for free? Then join us for this live virtual chat with PowerToFly’s Career Coach, Heather Coll, for the chance to get her expert tips on how to make your resume stand out to recruiters! How can I get my resume reviewed by Heather, Live? Register for this chat Email your resume to Heather@powertofly.com by 2:00pm EST on the day of the chat The...
Collaboration Over Competition: Working Together to Get Ahead
January 29, 2020 03:00 PM EST - January 29, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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Collaboration Over Competition: Working Together to Get Ahead

Whether it's growing your social following through cross-promotion, gaining credibility with potential customers through podcast and panel interviews, co-producing events, or anything in between, Baily Hancock, Collaboration Consultant, Speaker, and Host of the “Stop, Collaborate & Listen” Podcast, helps create strategies and provide frameworks that allow people to achieve their goals by...
What They Don't Tell You When It Comes To Entrepreneurship
January 30, 2020 01:00 PM EST - January 30, 2020 02:00 PM EST
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What They Don't Tell You When It Comes To Entrepreneurship

Thinking about becoming an entrepreneur? Or if you are one, are you kind of feeling alone on your entrepreneurship journey? Well, this virtual chat is just for you. Join founder and CEO Ashley M. Wiliams as she shares life-changing lessons and insights that she has gained from her journey in building her tech company, RIZZARR. We believe this talk will not only empower and inspire you, but it...
Heart To Heart - Ladyship & Diversity
February 07, 2020 01:00 PM EST - February 07, 2020 02:00 PM EST
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Heart To Heart - Ladyship & Diversity

Ernanda White is back for a second session with PowerToFly to talk ladyship and diversity - how to maintain thoughtfulness and sincerity while building rapport. She'll be sharing best practices for success without competitive bias, how to create cultural acceptance among women and help bridge the gap with unity and respect. Join this virtual conversation and ask Ernanda anything, live!
Becoming A Professional Generalist - From Tech Strategy to Olympic Hopeful
February 11, 2020 03:00 PM EST - February 11, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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Becoming A Professional Generalist - From Tech Strategy to Olympic Hopeful

There's something to be said about athletes in the workforce. From their perseverance to time management skills, even their ability to overcome failures, some even say they make the best employees! Kelly Fitzsimmons isn't your traditional athlete or business woman, she's an Olympic hopeful with over 10 years experience working as an innovation, brand and product strategist with top startups...
She Wrote Speeches For 3 Different CEO's, Now She's The VP of Global D&I and Engagement
February 13, 2020 03:30 PM EST - February 13, 2020 04:30 PM EST
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She Wrote Speeches For 3 Different CEO's, Now She's The VP of Global D&I and Engagement

Sheryl Battles started as a speechwriter for the CEO of Pitney Bowes, and ultimately led all forms of communication, from media relations to investor communications to help executives and organizations lead. Now, with 30 years’ experience (and three CEO's under her belt) Sheryl is the VP of Global D&I and Engagement and she’s still leveraging communications to help senior leaders and company...
How To Avoid Career Burnout
February 18, 2020 03:00 PM EST - February 18, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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How To Avoid Career Burnout

Women today have to juggle all of the things; family, career, and self-care. Join Elle & Dayna from GBNYC for a rich discussion on avoiding career burnout and creating your ideal work-life balance!
She Gave 5 Million Worldwide Users A Seat At The Table
February 19, 2020 03:00 PM EST - February 19, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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She Gave 5 Million Worldwide Users A Seat At The Table

As a black, queer womxn who is the Head of Community for HER App, the largest social and dating app for LGBTQ+ womxn and queer people, I’ve worked from the ground up to launch and grow a network that supports the wants and needs of over 5 million LGBTQ+ womxn, trans and non-binary folks who don't always get the opportunity to bring their voices to the table. From fostering online communities...
*LIVE* Resume Review 2/20
February 20, 2020 03:00 PM EST - February 20, 2020 03:30 PM EST
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*LIVE* Resume Review 2/20

Want to get your resume reviewed by a career coach… for free? Then join us for this live virtual chat with PowerToFly’s Career Coach, Heather Coll, for the chance to get her expert tips on how to make your resume stand out to recruiters! How can I get my resume reviewed by Heather, Live? Register for this chat Email your resume to Heather@powertofly.com by 2:00pm EST on the day of the chat The...
How to Communicate Productively with Difficult People
February 25, 2020 03:00 PM EST - February 25, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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How to Communicate Productively with Difficult People

Thirteen years ago I was completely incapable of communicating, and when confronted, was an extremely difficult person to interact with. Today I am a Senior Project Manager and a certified communication coach who's helping to change the lives of the difficult people I now can empathize with. After being raised in two highly abusive homes, I underwent a decade of extensive therapy, pursued an...
Change Your Storyline, Change Your Life
February 26, 2020 03:00 PM EST - February 26, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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Change Your Storyline, Change Your Life

As the co-author of the book The Ever-Loving Essence of You, I am happy to say that I know how to put a fresh spin on just about anything that anyone throws my way. I lovingly assist people in sifting through the contrast in their own lives as they find that small opening of light that quickly becomes their greatest jumping off point for clarity. It feels so good to know that by making a...
*LIVE* Interview Coaching 2/27
February 27, 2020 03:00 PM EST - February 27, 2020 03:30 PM EST
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*LIVE* Interview Coaching 2/27

Do you want to ace your next interview? Join this free interview coaching session with our Career Coach, Heather Coll, to learn the expert tips you need to succeed! One lucky attendee will score a free session during the call, LIVE with Heather! How can I get chosen!? Register for this chat Email your resume and ONE JOB LISTING you're interested in applying for, to Heather@powertofly.com by...
Becoming a Leader: From Gamer to Lead Engineer and Chair of STEM Outreach at Zynga
March 05, 2020 03:00 PM EST - March 05, 2020 04:00 PM EST
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Becoming a Leader: From Gamer to Lead Engineer and Chair of STEM Outreach at Zynga

Do you aspire to be a technical leader? Are you curious about the Video Game Industry? Join us in this live Q&A with Michelle Del Rosario, Lead Engineer and Chair of Zynga’s STEM Outreach initiative, and discover techniques to expand your influence, become a leader in tech, and explore a software engineer career in the Video Game Industry.
She’s a Career Matchmaker Connecting Diverse Candidates with Disruptive Companies
March 06, 2020 01:00 PM EST - March 06, 2020 02:00 PM EST
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She’s a Career Matchmaker Connecting Diverse Candidates with Disruptive Companies

Finding the perfect job is a lot like dating - from the initial search, rounds of interviews, and even what we all hope is finding "the one", it's a long and sometimes exhausting process. Like dating, not all jobs are created equal, but I've found that in my 15+ year career as a recruiter/ talent acquisition consultant, sometimes all you need is a little help from a trusted "matchmaking"...
She Broke the Glass Ceiling as the First Single Mother and Latina Mayor of Topeka, Kansas - She Wants You to Do the Same in Your Community
March 09, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - March 09, 2020 04:00 PM EDT
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She Broke the Glass Ceiling as the First Single Mother and Latina Mayor of Topeka, Kansas - She Wants You to Do the Same in Your Community

I have led an interesting life, one that will inspire anyone to believe that with grit and determination they can overcome hardship. I will discuss the unique challenges I faced as a woman and single mother when I ran for Mayor of Topeka in 2017, as well as the current obstacles I face in her run for U.S. Congress as a Latina female in Kansas. This chat includes everything from my experience...
Higher Salary Negotiation 101 - Live Demo With Belma McCaffrey
March 10, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - March 10, 2020 04:00 PM EDT
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Higher Salary Negotiation 101 - Live Demo With Belma McCaffrey

Negotiating only $5,000 more in a starting salary can lead to an additional $500,000 by the time an individual is 65 years old. By negotiating routinely, women are also positioned to earn well over $1 million+ during a career trajectory. But negotiating can be triggering - whether it’s something you do all the time or something you’ve never done before. Often times we talk about strategies and...
She Values Career Growth, So She's Helping Her Global Team Find Their Path
March 12, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - March 12, 2020 04:00 PM EDT
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She Values Career Growth, So She's Helping Her Global Team Find Their Path

During my 25 years of work in the Software Development industry, I've enjoyed creating high performing teams by not only hiring top talent but providing mentorship and the opportunity for growth to anyone interested in investing and expanding their knowledge and skills. Creating a supportive environment for professional and personal development was one of the most rewarding experiences as a...
She's Helping You Have Honest Conversations
March 13, 2020 01:00 PM EDT - March 13, 2020 02:00 PM EDT
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She's Helping You Have Honest Conversations

Are you completely honest with the people in your life? Do you put off having potentially difficult conversations, or avoid them altogether? Is your best resolution to stay quiet, hope for the best, or try and get over it? Tough conversations take courage, grace, and wisdom. Laurie Gerber will teach you how to identify the conversations you need to have in your life, whether at work or at...
Implementing Balance/ Meal Planning Into Your Self-Care Routine
March 18, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - March 18, 2020 04:00 PM EDT
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Implementing Balance/ Meal Planning Into Your Self-Care Routine

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...
She's An Engineering Manager, Building Multicultural Collaborative Teams in a Global Business Environment
March 26, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - March 26, 2020 04:00 PM EDT
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She's An Engineering Manager, Building Multicultural Collaborative Teams in a Global Business Environment

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...
She Teaches Women How To Work Smarter (Remotely!) To Live Better Lives
March 27, 2020 01:00 PM EDT - March 27, 2020 02:00 PM EDT
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She Teaches Women How To Work Smarter (Remotely!) To Live Better Lives

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...
 The Whys and Hows of Setting Career Objectives and Goals to Further Your Engineering Career
March 31, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - March 31, 2020 04:00 PM EDT
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The Whys and Hows of Setting Career Objectives and Goals to Further Your Engineering Career

Being a Woman in Engineering is a challenging path that you can own. Setting goals is the first step in taking ownership of your career path and mapping where you want to go. Goals are the steps on the way. They empower us to do more, help us conquer the obstacles we encounter, and although they may be challenging they reward us with the accomplishment. Any time in one's career is a good...
Fear + Play: A Growth Mindset For Embracing Change
April 16, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - April 16, 2020 04:00 PM EDT
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Fear + Play: A Growth Mindset For Embracing Change

Volatility feels like the new normal. Leaders are being asked to innovate more quickly and creatively than ever before in order to stay relevant and connected. And it’s no surprise this uncertainty brings up various levels of fear, which we often ignore or avoid altogether. Instead, how might we work with fear in order to manage change with resilience? How might we hone our agility,...
How Servant Leadership Can Help You Connect with Your Team
April 20, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - April 20, 2020 04:00 PM EDT
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How Servant Leadership Can Help You Connect with Your Team

I started my career almost 20 years ago when very few software engineers looked like me - I was the black unicorn that always stood out because of my unique ability to connect with people. I am often told that I am a natural people manager because I am sincerely invested in my team, which I attribute to my 'Servant Leader' management style. This means I am fully invested in my team's growth,...