Do you receive Restricted Stock Units (RSUs) from your employer? Are you a little squishy on how they work? When and how you’ll get how much money? When do you pay taxes, and how much? Do you think they might maybe be the same as stock options? (Spoiler: They’re not.) Join us for this webinar and you will walk away understanding your RSUs well enough to make the right decisions for you.
Tech companies thrive on collaboration. Most organizations bias towards collaboration via discussion, a fact that leads to the creation of a lot of meetings. Sometimes, these meetings are simply framed as “I know we need to discuss this thing” and the design and planning don’t go much further than that. This webinar is about getting people to think more deeply about the value of gathering groups together and how to make best use of their time.
Come join us as we cheers to the new year!
If you've been in the Vancouver tech space a while, no doubt you've heard about powerhouse company Clio and their amazing team of movers and shakers in the legal software biz. To kick off 2019, we want to invite you and your friends to come see what all the fuss is about out at Clio's cutting-edge space in person! We'd love to hear what goals you're setting for yourself (or your business) in 2019 and how our community of innovative thinkers might be able to help you get there.
Tech Ladies Boston: Master the Leadership Skill of Giving and Receiving Feedback sponsored by Breather
Are you ready to be seen as a leader within your organization and leverage your voice to create impact and grow your career? If so, you'll want to master the art of giving and receiving feedback.
Join us for an intimate and interactive discussion to learn feedback best practices and how you can use these tools to grow your career and earn more. In this interactive session you'll learn how to love giving and receiving feedback, lean into difficult conversations vs. shy away, and reap the rewards as your confidence soars.
So, how do you break into a career in tech? Lida will discuss strategies to demystify the tech landscape and find a job you love, regardless of your background.
The webinar will allow you to:
- Learn more about the job timeline in tech from a hiring manager;
- Discover possible paths into a tech / startup career from academia, public sector, and corporate into a tech / startup career
- Implement pragmatic career tips that have been tested the world over
It's easier than ever to buy cryptocurrency, and it's a space that's especially ripe for Tech Ladies, from Blockchain development to startup funding via initial coin offerings (ICOs).
In this 101-level webinar, tech writer and public speaker Kimberly Koenig breaks down how Blockchain works, then goes beyond to the broader social and technological implications. We'll discuss how it's revolutionizing multiple industries and you'll leave not just with a handle on the basics, but better prepared for discussing, investing, and even pursuing a career in this exciting space.
This webinar will walk you through a fool-proof career exploration and job search process to help you:
Reflect + assess on your work and experience + connect with your strengths, values, and areas of expertise
Create compelling resumes, cover letters, and LinkedIn profiles + learn how to identify jobs that will be a great fit
Strategize easy ways to engage and grow a network of engaged mentors + colleagues to help you navigate your career for years to come
Successfully manage the job search process, including how to stay organized, and assessing your progress, and revising your strategy along the way.
Take care of yourself (+ have a life!) while looking for your next position
The only thing more nerve-wracking than getting that job offer is negotiating the terms and conditions of your job once you get the offer. And the only thing more upsetting than that process is being laid off later, thinking you have no opportunity to negotiate a decent severance package.
By the end of the webinar, you’ll be able to:
- identify a strategy to approach negotiating job offers & severance deals
- be alert to the very important gender issues involved in representing yourself well, whether with a male or female counterpart
- leave both kinds of negotiations with a sense of accomplishment, along with better outcomes
Join Nashville-based Tech Ladies for an evening of networking bingo and fun! Come out to enjoy food and drinks while making meaningful connection and conversations with other talented folks either working or looking to get into tech. Those who have at least one bingo at the end of the night will be entered to win a giveaway!
Have you or your company ever developed a product only to find out upon launch that it wasn’t what the customer wanted? The Agile development methodology isn’t new. The software development best practice and mindset is often celebrated, but can be hard to do in practice.
In this webinar, I’ll share lessons learned from being a part of Agile transformation at 2 companies — and explain how you can apply the learnings:
- How to approach agile transformation by starting in small pockets of the organization
- How to use Agile to bring the team together and foster a happier work environment and customer experience