WICT NY's first in person event of 2021! Join your fellow WICT NY members on the beautiful Elsie Rooftop Terrace for an evening of networking, food, drinks and fun. This is an EXCLUSIVE MEMBERS-ONLY event -- make sure to join or renew ASAP to reserve your spot. RSVP here!
May 25th: Shining a Light on Anti-Asian Racism and Hate Crimes
In honor of AAPI (Asian American & Pacific Islander) Heritage Month, AIM (Asian Americans in Media) presented “Shining a Light on Anti-Asian Racism and Hate Crimes: The Role of Media on Public Opinion, Corporate Action, and Community Activism”, co-sponsored by NAMIC (National Association of Multi-Ethnic Communications) NY and WICT (Women in Cable Telecommunications) NY. The panel can be seen here.
March 31st- Virtual Membership Mixer
Our Wine Down with WICT NY Membership Mixer was open to everyone. Charcuterie questions were answered and wine and cheese pro-tips were presented. Members shared all of the amazing opportunities WICT NY offers.
February 26th: On-Brand Instagram Series
“On-Brand” is a NEW monthly Instagram series where industry leaders answer simple “On-Brand” questions to inspire our community to grow and achieve their own career goals. This month we will hear from Ali Levitan, Chief Growth Officer at Kindred and creator of the BOSS LinkedIn series. Please head to @WICTNY INSTAGRAM to check it out!
WICT NY’s first Let’s Talk Tuesday of 2021! Janel Abrahami, industry professional and career coach led the event with opening remarks to jump start our breakout session conversations. We learned strategies to help create and maintain authentic connections while using social media to build our professional brand.
January 14th – Succeeding in the Moment: Navigating Stressful Conversations and Toxic Behaviors in the Workplace
Difficult conversations in the workplace are unwanted, though often unavoidable. Now, add in the fact that face-to-face conversations without a screen are rare. You might end your day feeling downright uneasy or unsure about how you may have responded to a stressful situation. AMA New York’s event discussed how to be thoughtful with how you handle your next conversation. We learned tactics needed to navigate contentious conversations and respond to toxic behavior.