Virtual Book Club - May Discussion
June 02, 2020 01:00 PM EDT - June 02, 2020 02:00 PM EDT
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Virtual Book Club - May Discussion

May - The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company Bob Iger shares the lessons he's learned as the CEO of The Walt Disney Company (which according to Oprah, he actually wrote himself — no ghost writers here!). The book discusses what he considers to be universal themes: working your way up the ladder, leadership, respect, and curiosity. We'll discuss...
What Hiring Managers Are Looking For In Your UX Portfolio
June 02, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - June 02, 2020 04:00 PM EDT
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What Hiring Managers Are Looking For In Your UX Portfolio

I'm approached often with requests for portfolio reviews and the information I share for each review can be applied to every portfolio. For this chat, I welcome all levels of UX Designers and hiring managers. I welcome any and all questions regarding the field of UX and a career in UX Design. Topics that could be covered in this chat are: What makes a good UX portfolioHow to get experience as...
Fitness for Everyone!
June 03, 2020 07:00 PM EDT - June 03, 2020 08:00 PM EDT
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Fitness for Everyone!

Functional Fitness class based on a strength circuit component and a high intensity conditioning all able to be completed in an apartment or home. The work can be scaled up or scaled down, so all levels can get a good workout! Things to bring to class: Yoga Mat, Towel, any Kettlebell or Dumbbell which can be substituted with a backpack full of books, Laundry Detergent Bottle or larger water...
Joining the Marine Corps & Pursuing a Career in Analytics Have A Lot More in Common Than You Think!
June 04, 2020 02:00 PM EDT - June 04, 2020 03:00 PM EDT
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Joining the Marine Corps & Pursuing a Career in Analytics Have A Lot More in Common Than You Think!

I have always loved a challenge; and perhaps even more than a challenge—I have always loved to challenge the status quo. Joining the Marine Corps offered me both of those opportunities—to challenge myself, a non-athlete and non-conformist to become a disciplined athlete and trained warrior. Additionally, it allowed me to challenge the status quo by being in a role that was stereotypically...
Virtual Happy Hour With WICT NY
June 04, 2020 06:00 PM EDT - June 04, 2020 07:00 PM EDT
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Virtual Happy Hour With WICT NY

The women of PowerToFly and Women in Cable Telecommunications New York (WiCT NY) are excited to host a virtual happy hour on Thursday June 4th from 6:00 - 7:00 pm EST. Learn more about PowerToFly, get tips for using the platform, hear about all of the exciting new offerings we have in store for community members and more! You'll also get the opportunity to virtually network with some of the...
OFFICE HOURS: Building a Compassionate Culture: Strategies & Tips for Entry-Level to C-Suite
June 05, 2020 12:00 PM EDT - June 05, 2020 12:30 PM EDT
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OFFICE HOURS: Building a Compassionate Culture: Strategies & Tips for Entry-Level to C-Suite

While we are all doing our part by staying home these days, juggling work and all our responsibilities outside of work has become a challenge for many of us. How can we, as members of a team, organization and company help to increase empathy and alleviate some of the stress? Let's talk about strategies and tips that will help to build a compassionate culture for now and to carry forward with...
OFFICE HOURS: Claves Para Lograr la Mejor Entrevista (También Virtual!)
June 08, 2020 12:00 PM EDT - June 08, 2020 12:30 PM EDT
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OFFICE HOURS: Claves Para Lograr la Mejor Entrevista (También Virtual!)

Estás buscando trabajo y no sabes cómo prepararte para la entrevista? Nunca tuviste una entrevista virtual y no sabes qué esperar? Sumate a nuestro “Office Hours” donde Maru te puede ayudar a manejar esa ansiedad, contarte cómo estar lista y preparada para lograr tu mejor entrevista y responder a cualquier duda que tengas!
Taking a Human-First Approach at a Global Organization
June 10, 2020 03:00 AM EDT - June 10, 2020 04:00 AM EDT
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Taking a Human-First Approach at a Global Organization

When you have attained a position where you can either make decisions or can significantly influence the decisions others make; When you have acquired a significant amount of knowledge through your experience; When you know that you have striven to be where you are, it is then that it is so easy to slip into vanity. It is very likely that you get into an intellectual stupor. You could be so...
OFFICE HOURS: Navigating Career Transitions
June 10, 2020 11:00 AM EDT - June 10, 2020 11:30 AM EDT
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OFFICE HOURS: Navigating Career Transitions

How long is too long in a role before I get promoted? How do I know that the career I've ended up in is the right one for me? In this 30-minute session, we will answer these and other questions to help attendees think through when is the right time for change -- whether between roles, between companies, or even between industries.
OFFICE HOURS: Diversity Reboot 101: Summit Prep with PowerToFly
June 11, 2020 11:00 AM EDT - June 11, 2020 11:30 AM EDT
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OFFICE HOURS: Diversity Reboot 101: Summit Prep with PowerToFly

Have you registered for our Virtual Summit? Are you wondering what to expect and what you should bring? Look no further, some of the Marketing Team at PowerToFly is here to answer all of your questions! We want to make sure you feel comfortable going into the Summit and are ready to be WOW-ed. We’ll discuss how the schedule works, what we’ll be doing for breaks and the other awesomeness you...
Coaching & Supporting Female Engineers Into Leadership
June 11, 2020 01:00 PM EDT - June 11, 2020 01:30 PM EDT
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Coaching & Supporting Female Engineers Into Leadership

Often do we ask ourselves, "Why is it so challenging for us as women to take the lead? Why so few of us are becoming leaders and managers in Engineering?" There are multiple reasons for that, the common fact is that it is harder and we are not always empowered to do so. It doesn't have to be that way, in an ideal world we would want to create a time when the path for women in Engineering...
*LIVE* Profile Review With PowerToFly's Career Coach 6/11
June 11, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - June 11, 2020 03:30 PM EDT
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*LIVE* Profile Review With PowerToFly's Career Coach 6/11

Want to get your LinkedIn and PowerToFly profiles 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 profiles stand out to recruiters! How can I get my profile reviewed by Heather, Live? Register for this chat Join the call early Share the link to your profile in...
OFFICE HOURS: Put Your Best (Virtual) Foot Forward Virtual Job Fair Prep with PowerToFly
June 12, 2020 11:00 AM EDT - June 12, 2020 11:30 AM EDT
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OFFICE HOURS: Put Your Best (Virtual) Foot Forward Virtual Job Fair Prep with PowerToFly

Have you registered for the Virtual Job Fair? Are you wondering what to expect and what you should bring? Look no further, some of the Marketing Team at PowerToFly is here to answer all of your questions! We want to make sure you feel comfortable going into the Virtual Job Fair and are ready to connect with hiring teams. We’ll discuss how the schedule works, what the companies will be...
OFFICE HOURS: How to Create a Connected Team Culture in the Remote Workplace
June 12, 2020 12:00 PM EDT - June 12, 2020 12:30 PM EDT
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OFFICE HOURS: How to Create a Connected Team Culture in the Remote Workplace

A connected team culture can boost the productivity and effectiveness of your organization and result in happier employees. With the remote workplace, staying connected becomes even more critical but also more difficult. How can you build a shared set of team values and behaviors that bring people together? Join Amy Wang, a seasoned Product and Technology leader and PowerToFly Mentor for a 30...
*LIVE* Resume Review With PowerToFly's Career Coach 6/18
June 18, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - June 18, 2020 03:30 PM EDT
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*LIVE* Resume Review With PowerToFly's Career Coach 6/18

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...
She Empowered Women Around The World To See Themselves As Negotiators
June 22, 2020 01:00 PM EDT - June 22, 2020 02:00 PM EDT
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She Empowered Women Around The World To See Themselves As Negotiators

We negotiate each and every single day; with our family, our friends, our colleagues, our neighbours, our pets, and perhaps most commonly, with ourselves. So, why do so few of us see ourselves as negotiators? This realization inspired the formation of my company, Launch Negotiation, which provides dynamic workshops centered around the engagement, education, and empowerment of women to tap into...
OFFICE HOURS: Seamlessly Working in Another Timezone
June 23, 2020 11:00 AM EDT - June 23, 2020 11:30 AM EDT
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OFFICE HOURS: Seamlessly Working in Another Timezone

For some the idea of working remotely for a company based in another timezone may seem daunting. In truth making it work is simply a matter of organizing your life, your calendar and keeping the communication channels open with your employers. Deveshe who has been working at PowerToFly from India for some years now, and loves it, is excited to share some tips on how she and her colleagues have...
OFFICE HOURS: Performance & Accountability: Measuring Your Teams Performance and Holding Them and Yourself Accountable
June 24, 2020 12:00 PM EDT - June 24, 2020 12:30 PM EDT
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OFFICE HOURS: Performance & Accountability: Measuring Your Teams Performance and Holding Them and Yourself Accountable

With COVID-19 forcing technology workers into a fully remote work life almost overnight, even the most remote-friendly companies find themselves rethinking their definition of performance and wondering how to measure it and how to hold their workforce accountable. As technology leaders, we find ourselves more often on the fine line between avoiding the burnout of our teams, that are spending...
*LIVE* Interview Coaching With PowerToFly's Career Coach 6/25
June 25, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - June 25, 2020 03:30 PM EDT
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*LIVE* Interview Coaching With PowerToFly's Career Coach 6/25

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...
OFFICE HOURS: Impostor Syndrome? You're Not Alone!
June 26, 2020 12:00 PM EDT - June 26, 2020 12:30 PM EDT
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OFFICE HOURS: Impostor Syndrome? You're Not Alone!

I have this inner feeling that I’m not qualified to talk to you about impostor syndrome. This, is how bad my Impostor Syndrome is. Impostor syndrome is a common denominator especially in the tech industry. The numerator might seem different but we’re all in this together and itis ok to feel like an impostor because it is the key indicator for growth.
How I Successfully Launched a Business While Working Full-Time
June 30, 2020 01:00 PM EDT - June 30, 2020 02:00 PM EDT
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How I Successfully Launched a Business While Working Full-Time

She Wished There Were a Course for "How to Go Back to Work After Baby"...So She Created One I always knew I wanted to continue to work after having children, but when I went back full-time after my first and then second child, I found myself in tears on the kitchen floor more often than I'd like to admit. There were courses out there on every baby-related subject imaginable, but nothing about...
From Unqualified to Unapologetic: How To Build A Portfolio Career And Why It Matters
July 01, 2020 03:00 PM EDT - July 01, 2020 04:00 PM EDT
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From Unqualified to Unapologetic: How To Build A Portfolio Career And Why It Matters

According to statistics, I should have been an alcoholic, a high school drop, and living below the poverty line. If you would have told me that I'd be running a global program at one of the leading tech companies in Silicon Valley, when I was a high school sophomore living in a one-bedroom shelter with my family of 7, I'd be in disbelief. We all have a story and each of our stories matter....
Design Thinking for Innovation
July 02, 2020 01:00 PM EDT - July 02, 2020 02:00 PM EDT
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Design Thinking for Innovation

I will be sharing on design thinking and how this allows for innovation and better adoption of new products. "We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them." - - Albert Einstein In this chat, I want you to walk away with: Five-step approach to design thinking Tools for Product Managers and the team. How Female Techpreneur can help you deliver your MVP
OFFICE HOURS: So, You Want To Be a Program Manager?
July 06, 2020 01:00 PM EDT - July 06, 2020 01:30 PM EDT
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OFFICE HOURS: So, You Want To Be a Program Manager?

Program Management is a booming career option for many entry-level, mid-level and executive level professionals. Now more than ever Program Managers are in high demand across the tech industry. This session is intended for professionals wishing to move into Program Management. Key Takeaways: 1. Build an understanding of the "Program Management toolbox". 2. Create an actionable plan to switch...
Yes, You Can! Successfully Balance Your Personal and Professional Career
July 10, 2020 01:00 PM EDT - July 10, 2020 02:00 PM EDT
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Yes, You Can! Successfully Balance Your Personal and Professional Career

Yes, You Can! Successfully Balance Your Personal and Professional Career. In this chat I will be discussing how I able to start New York Women in Product Management while working full-time and trying to keep up with my young son. Some of the topics we will dive into include: Seeking feedback and turning your weakness into your strengths Tools and strategies, I use to stay productive with a...