Events

Writing a Compelling PA

HR and DISH Women’s Network are partnering to help you get prepared for PA season! Learn how to advocate career growth and effectively showcase your 2018 accomplishments. Add to your PA toolbox by attending this training to better develop your appraisal.

 

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Leader Series: Stacey Epstein, CEO of Zinc

Please join us for our Leader Series with Stacey Epstein, CEO of Zinc. The event will be hosted in Mountain Pass from 12:00 – 1:00 PM. Doors will open at 11:40 am and will close promptly at 12:00 pm to ensure the event begins on time.

Please let us know if your availability changes so we may open your seat to another member.


More about Stacey:

Stacey Epstein is CEO of Zinc, an enterprise communication platform for deskless workforces. Stacey is a passionate advocate for the advancement of women in the workplace, and has extensive experience building companies and fueling growth from stealth startup to brand name, global technology organizations. Prior to Zinc, Stacey was Chief Marketing Officer at ServiceMax, which was acquired by GE for $1b in 2017. Prior to that, Stacey was head of global marketing at SuccessFactors, which was acquired by SAP for $3.4b in 2012. Stacey holds a B.A. … Read more and comment

Intro to Coding

Back by popular demand! The technology-driven world we live in calls for many different skills – coding being one in high demand. In this training, you will receive an overview of coding, how it impacts DISH, and even get the chance to code yourself during a hands-on activity.

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Training Tuesday: Being Your Own Brand Ambassador

It’s important that you know how to positively position yourself as an employee in various environments and mediums. In this training, you’ll learn tips and best practices for creating the strongest Resume, LinkedIn profile, SuccessFactors profile, and more. By capitalizing on your accomplishments throughout different platforms, you set yourself up for a positive brand.

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Mentorship Training with Tara Powers, CEO of Powers Resource Center

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Please join us for our Mentorship Kick Off with Tara Powers, CEO of Powers Resource Center. The event will be hosted in Mountain Pass from 11:30 AM -12:30 PM


More about Tara Powers:

As a 20-year talent development professional, Tara Powers is an international best-selling author, award winning leadership expert, sought after speaker and crusader against boring, ineffective employee engagement initiatives and leadership training. She’s worked with over 200 companies and more than 15,000 leaders building programs and launching initiatives that deliver high touch and high impact for her clients.

For 4 years, Tara’s Leadership Programs have earned the prestigious recognition as a Top 10 Leadership 500 Award winner by HR.com alongside big names such as Korn Ferry, Level (3), Hilton, Honda, MIT and DDI. Tara is also a judge for the coveted Brandon Hall Excellence Awards which recognizes the best organizations globally that have successfully deployed programs, strategies, modalities, processes, systems, and tools that have achieved measurable results.

In July 2018, Tara published Virtual Team for Dummies with Wiley and was recognized in Colorado Business Magazine as a Woman to Watch.

Tara speaks nationally on vital topics such as the importance of women in leadership, … Read more and comment

Leader Series: Kristina Carrillo-Bucaram

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Join DWN for a unique session with YouTube & Instagram star Kristina Carrillo-Bucaram. Kristina is the founder and creator of FullyRaw and will speak about her journey as an entreprenuer, how she uses healthy habits to balance her life, and will share her insights on growing a digital platform.


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YouTube celebrity and Raw Vegan chef Kristina Carrillo-Bucaram is also the founder and creator of FullyRaw, and also the Rawfully Organic co-op. She is a pioneer in the national and local, organic food co-operative movement and she is based in Houston, TX. She has been 100% raw for over 12 years and features this on her site www.fullyraw.com.

With over 90 million YouTube views and over 2M combined viewers on all her social media platforms, Kristina is also partnering with the INTI network to promote a series of healthy lifestyle vinettes called, “Good Mood.” INTI will appear on SLING TV and also ALTUS in the US and abroad.

Aside from her devout passion to educating and creative culinary experiences, she currently owns and operates three businesses, FullyRaw by KristinaFullyRaw Juice, and the nations largest organic cooperative to create a

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Training Tuesday: Navigating Negotiations

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Join Cindi Fukami from the University of Denver Daniels College of Business in our next Training Tuesday series: Navigating Negotiations. Negotiation skills are important for both informal day-to-day tasks, and more formal interactions. In this training, you’ll learn best practices for negotiating in the workplace, and how to be more effective when communicating your stance on a given subject.

Not able to make the training in person? No worries! We will be filming the event and sharing it with all of our members afterwards.… Read more and comment

Leader Series: Carol Hansen, CEO of Tatonka Capital Corporation

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Please join us for our Leader Series with Carol Hansen, CEO of Tatonka Capital Corporation. The event will be hosted in Mt. Elbert from 12:00 – 1:00 PM. Doors will open at 11:40 am and will close promptly at 12:00 pm to ensure the event begins on time.

Please let us know if your availability changes so we may open your seat to another member.


More about Carol:

Public finance expert, Tatonka Capital Corporation and Tatonka Education Services CEO, Carol Hansen, is a thoughtful, unflappable and tenacious CEO. In her role as an investor and entrepreneur, Carol has built highly functioning private businesses that have stood the test of time. Tatonka Capital celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2018 and is one of a few private debt providers in the public finance space that survived the global debt crisis of 2008. Hansen and her team are adept at identifying inefficiencies in-plain-sight of large market niches. The company grew from an idea, to a source of funding and servicing more than $1B in public sector and consumer credits.

Tatonka Capital provides merchant banking services to manufactures and service providers of the U.S. Government, State and local government entities.

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DWN Training: Work & Life Harmony

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Our industry is always changing. Balancing work and life can be tough. In this workshop you will create a Work-Life Harmony plan using proven productivity methods to help you achieve new levels of success in both.

 

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DWN Training: Blinking an LED with Raspberry Pi Workshop

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Workshop Title:

Blinking an LED with Raspberry Pi Workshop.

Let’s light up an led using the Python programming language and the GPIO pins on the Raspberry Pi.

What You Will Learn:

  • You will construct a basic electrical circuit and attach it to your Raspberry Pi GPIO pins
  • You will write a simple Python program to control the circuit using an IDE
  • You don’t need to have prior programming knowledge for this workshops.

What to bring for the workshop:

  • Pen/Notepad if you want, but not necessary.

What is provided during the workshop:

  • Raspberry Pi kits will be supplied at the workshop.
  • Ready to use workstation would be available.
  • IOT Lab Operation volunteers would be available to answer workshop related questions.

Do’s & Dont’s:

  • No Food or Drinks please.
  • No laptops required.
  • Plan to arrive 5 min early for the workshop

IoT Lab @ Meridian:

IoT Lab at Meridian is located in Building 2 breezeway entrance