5 Companies You Should Apply To This Week
Feb. 22nd 2018
Dow JonesThe flu has taken the world by storm this year. Luckily, recent reports have shown flu season may finally be slowing down. Just because the end is near, it doesn't mean you should be taking a backseat to preventative care, especially if you work in a busy office! If you find yourself felled by the flu, skip the bad daytime television and turn on one of our new, on-demand webinars while you're resting. Now you're elevating your career, and on your way to a speedy recovery! new, on-demand webinars while you're resting. Now you're elevating your career, and on your way to a speedy recovery!
FEATURED JOB OF THE WEEK: NBCU - Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
Are you highly collaborative, agile, and thrive in a fast paced environment working to directly to combat any and all potential cyber threats? Also, do you like these benefits?
- Being a part of the world's leading media and entertainment company.
- Impressive benefits for you AND your partner - including same-sex partners!
- Onsite medical and fitness centers - including stress and weight management programs
- Generous PTO and flexible work arrangements - good to have!
- Leadership development and learning opportunities - help grow your career
- Exclusive movie screenings and Universal Parks & Resorts admission ticket discounts - did someone say free family vacation?!
1. Dow Jones
Finding a job after taking time off can be very difficult; a Returnship program gives returning professionals an opportunity for a fresh start. Click here to see all opportunities at Dow Jones.
2. Flatiron Health
They work hard to support a culture of learning and empathy, raising the bar with each new hire. Click here to see all opportunities at Flatiron Health.
3. FTI Consulting
Their goal is to attract, hire, acquire, develop and, most importantly, retain the best and most talented people in the world. Click here to see all opportunities at FTI Consulting.
4. Thrive Global
Their mission is to end stress and burnout for both their clients, and employees. Click here to see all opportunities at Thrive Global.
They offer all full-time employees plenty of PTO and lots of couches, for a change of scene or even just a power nap. Click here to see all opportunities at Zendesk.
How to stay productive and positive while working remotely
With the outbreak of COVID-19, scores of people are finding themselves working remotely for the first time. Trying to stay productive while at home with so many distractions can be overwhelming, so we asked women tech leaders what they were doing to work from home successfully. Along with getting a great pair of noise canceling headphones (game changer!), they have 10 excellent tips to help you thrive in a work-from-home environment.
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A Conversation with Freddie Mac's Stephanie Johnson
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For when you can't read one more bad-news story.
I would never argue that the novel coronavirus is a good thing. COVID-19 has or will cause many deaths, a long-lasting global economic slowdown, and rampant general stress and anxiety.
As schools across the nation close, and the majority of businesses mandate remote work, working parents are now faced with the ultimate challenge - how to balance their families and jobs under one roof while COVID-19 still remains a concern.
PowerToFly is bringing thought-leading professionals (and working moms!) to speak about balancing our new realities and how to best optimize your time at home. In this panel, we'll discuss maneuvering the difficulties of working from home from taking conference calls to juggle homeschooling/ childcare.
Don't feel the pressure, your children, partner and pets are welcome to join this virtual chat!
Join us for this live Q&A to learn new tips, strategies, and hear personal anecdotes from our panelists that have shaped these women into the incredible founders and mothers they are today. You will have the opportunity to ask questions during our free, virtual conversation and have the chance to snag a giveaway sponsored by PowerToFly and our panelists!
Meet the Panelists:
Christine Michel Carter, Creator of Mompreneur and Me
Featured in The New York Times and The Washington Post, Christine Michel Carter is the #1 global voice for working moms. Christine clarifies misconceptions about working mom consumers for brands and serves as an amplifier of their personal truths.
Mary Beth Ferrante, Co-Founder & CEO of WRK/360
Mary Beth Ferrante is a mom of two and advocate for creating inclusive workplaces for parents. She is the Co-Founder & CEO of WRK/360, a career development platform designed for working parents and managers to help companies support, retain and recruit working parents. In addition, she is a senior contributor for Forbes and her work has been featured in Today, Thrive Global, Working Mother, FairyGodBoss, ScaryMommy, and other leading publishers.
Amy Henderson, Founding CEO of TendLab
Amy Henderson is the founding CEO of TendLab, a consultancy addressing the challenges and opportunities parenthood brings into the workplace. TendLab's research-based approach reveals how parenthood can unlock career-critical skills--such as resiliency, courage, and the ability to collaborate--skills which are especially important during this COVID-19 pandemic.