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Breaking the Glass is a program of Computer Futures created to support women-identifying professionals & their allies by promoting diversity, equity and inclusion within the tech workforce. All are welcome!

We have chapters in NYC, DC, SF & ATX as well as online events. Follow Breaking the Glass ( http://linkedin.com/company/breakingtheglass ) on Linkedin to learn more and be notified of events!

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Equality in the Workplace

Online event

Each person comes to a workplace with their own unique set of skills and identities. Additionally, every person wants to feel safe and equal in their workplace. On a basic level, equality in the workplace means a lack of discrimination and equal opportunity. Unfortunately, this is easier said than done but there are some actions that you can take increase equity in your workplace. Areas of work culture you can advocate for more equality are Equal Pay, Reasonable Work Accommodations, Sponsoring Women & Minorities for Career Advancement, etc.

Our speakers will discuss how leader they have advocated for and educated their colleagues on best practice to improve equality in the workplace.

Speakers:
'Tine Zekis, M.Ed., Backend Software Engineer at Chime
Joy Wiggins, PHD: Equity and Inclusion Consulting

Breaking the Glass is a program of Computer Futures created to support women-identifying professionals & their allies by promoting diversity, equity and inclusion within the tech workforce. All are welcome!

Build Your Personal Brand

Online event

Come hear from our panel of technologist and career coaches discuss how they leverage have a personal brand for new career opportunities.

Now more than ever it is important to be able to read the virtual zoom and then know when to draw attention during a meeting. Beyond all the zoom calls, we need to create habits that allow us to stay front of mind to our colleagues. What are everyday actions we can take that can crave out a personal brand so you can better communicate your goals and set yourself up for new opportunities.

Our speakers will explore how to make yourself more visible and make an impact in the digital workplace.

Speakers:

Evelyn Grizzle, Software Engineer at Litify, AnotherSalesforceBlog.com | https://www.linkedin.com/in/evelyngrizzle/

Marisella Bodrero, CEO + Coach | https://www.linkedin.com/in/marisellabodrero/

Moderator:

Courtney Phipps, Salesforce Recruitment Consultant | https://www.linkedin.com/in/courtney-phipps-%E2%98%81-2625a194/

Breaking the Glass is a program of Computer Futures created to support women-identifying professionals & their allies by promoting diversity, equity and inclusion within the tech workforce. All are welcome!

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Empowering Others Webinar

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