A new year often brings thoughts of new opportunities and career growth. Each level of career progression brings with it nuances, challenges and a great deal of preparation. What’s needed to get that next promotion? Where are the new opportunities within your company? What skills or education is needed to move up? And what’s the best way to approach your manager and secure his or her support?
Innovation was everywhere Friday, Jan. 29, at the beautiful Oracle Conference Center in Redwood Shores. Our annual action-packed Watermark Innovation Conference was again sold out, with an amazing mix of 200 or so attendees. Here's a recap, along with a few of our favorite tweets!
Wow, Women of Watermark: What a year we had! From Hillary Clinton keynoting our inaugural Watermark Conference for Women (many thanks to all 5,000+ of you who participated), to our more than 50 other amazing events we held last year, to the launch of our Watermark Index and to our growing membership and sponsors, 2015 was a banner year for Watermark, and we hope it was a banner year for you, too.
Look who we have! It's Padma Lakshmi, author of Love, Loss, and What We Ate: A Memoir. Join us Wednesday, March 16, at SanDisk!
What makes a successful rainmaker? Pat Gillette of Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe shared results from The Rainmaking Study: How Lawyers’ Personality Traits and Behaviors Drive Successful Client Development at our Jan. 12 Rainmakers: Born or Bred? event. We've got the recap!
Join us as we welcome to the stage Safra Catz, CEO of Oracle – she'll be our keynote speaker at the Watermark Innovation Conference Friday, Jan. 29, Oracle Conference Center, Redwood Shores. Networking begins at 8 a.m., with the program starting at 9 a.m. and concluding at 3 p.m.
Nothing like kicking off the new year spending an hour with famous ad exec and best-selling author Linda Kaplan Thaler. More than an hour, in fact. Our webinar participants were so engaged that the questions kept coming, and Linda was more than pleased to answer them. The essence of the webinar? Grit – and how to develop it.