Have you ever wondered about the benefits and pitfalls of translating a web application from one framework to another? Join us at Textio to hear the amazing Front End Developer, Kamilah Jenkins, talk about what it was like to translate the Texio app into a React app. Whether you've attempted it in the past, or are interested in hearing the intricacies of React, join us for a great evening of tech talk + networking.
We're excited to catch some late summer rays at our host and sponsor Bench's artfully designed downtown Vancouver office on August 21st! Come out to enjoy some snacks and drinks while sparking up meaningful connections and conversations with other talented folks working in tech.
Per our previous events, we'll be getting together to chat with others in the tech sector (from newbies to seasoned veterans) to chat about work, life and everything in between. This is your excuse to get out and meet people who are passionate about making a difference in our industry!
Has a colleague or team member ever come to you with a work problem? Chances are yes! This webinar will help you navigate those tricky conversations using a supportive, inquiry-based approach. Help people feel heard and understood when they’re facing their biggest professional challenges. Spoiler alert: you don’t need an HR degree or coaching credentials to be a workplace advocate. Whether you’re a manager, C-level leader, or just breaking into your field--this webinar will give you practical tips for being a more supportive co-worker.
What better way to get the ball rolling on this fall but with some great Cal-Mex and Industrial Strength Margaritas? Come to Aqui Cupertino, eat delicious local food, meet friends new and old, and be a part of building the Silicon Valley community.
Every company aspires to make and sell products and services that humans actually want and need. This means that every company inevitably needs to have a user experience (UX) strategy.
Join Jessica Zhang to discuss what UX strategy is (and what it is not) and how you can use UX strategy approaches and tools like design thinking to make your consumer and enterprise products not just feasible but desirable for users.
Entrepreneurship extends beyond creating your own company. Join us for an evening of stories around intrapreneurship – entrepreneurship inside of an organization – accomplished by the talented women at Slack! Our panel of lady engineers will talk about how they approach innovation at this rapidly growing tech company.
Setting career goals is important because it helps us decide what we want to do and shows us how we can get there. At some point in your career, you’ve probably felt frustrated when you haven’t seen progress for a goal you’ve made. By breaking your goals into smaller, measurable steps, you can stay motivated and take pride in the milestones you’ve reached, even when it starts to feel like no progress is being made.
Join me as I discuss how to understand your main objective, break it down into measurable steps, recognize when you’re at risk of failure -- and what to do next.
In order to grow your career and earn your full potential, it's necessary to first build trust with your peers, teams, and leaders. Trust is the foundation to influencing others and advancing to the next level, earning the paycheck you want.
Join me and learn how to build trust within your organization to advance your career, create the impact you desire, and be paid competitively for your contributions.
Close your eyes and remember the most uncomfortable, fraught, and contentious meeting you've ever attended. Did your anxiety spike, pulse elevate, fight or flight instinct kick in? Do you wish you had the skills, in the moment, to deescalate and resolve the situation? Now you can!
In this webinar you'll learn:
- The three forms of mediation
- How mediation can be used in workplace conflict
- How to apply mediation to the most frequent workplace conflicts
Wouldn’t the job search be a lot easier if you…
Knew exactly how to craft a compelling resume for a job posting that you were excited about?
Understood what to look for in a job posting, to figure out if a job is right for you?
Better understood the hiring process and what it takes to stand out as an applicant?
Learned how to celebrate and enjoy the process along the way?
This interactive workshop with share go-to strategies for creating stand out resumes, exercises that help you cultivate compelling content and messaging, and will leave plenty of time for Q + A.
Do you constantly feel drained and on the verge of burnout? Are you super hard on yourself, constantly focusing on your mistakes and never stopping to feel proud of your accomplishments?
In this webinar, we'll teach you how to set boundaries at work, handle mistakes with grace, and embrace who you are, flaws and all.
Negotiation is essential for getting what we want, need & deserve - in business or in life.
It helps us earn a salary that reflects the true value we’re delivering. But it’s also how we’ll bring in projects under-budget and on-time, land dream portfolios, and build strong relationships with clients, vendors and partners inside our organization. Stepping up and speaking out to make your ask can be intimidating, and avoiding the conversations all together is a tempting choice. But it's worth it. So let's get you negotiating.