Events

DWN Training Tuesday: AGILE- Work More Effectively and Efficiently

Join DISH Women’s Network and DISH’s Agile Center of Excellence (ACE) for this training that will empower you to work more effectively and efficiently!

This training will cover project management techniques you can apply to your role now, even if you’re not involved in project management. We will cover the basics of projects and various project management frameworks.

The Agile Center of Excellence’s (ACE) mission is to enable positive change through transparency, collaboration, and optimization. Agile is a general framework that provides a foundation to deliver incremental prioritized value. At its core, Agile is a lightweight, flexible solution that decreases the time between design, development, and deployment by delivering iterative value to the end user.

If you’re interested in learning more about the Agile Center of Excellence, please visit ace.dish.com, or you can contact ACE directly at ace@dish.com.

 

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DWN Leadership Networking Series: Amy Phelps

This new event series is your open forum to get to know and chat with leaders throughout Dish in an informal setting. These sessions will be a roundtable format with your peers and held in the Meridian Café Event Room. We encourage you to prepare some questions in advance; sample questions could include:

  • How have you dealt with change throughout your career?
  • What excites you the most about your role and/or DISH?
  • How do you stay up to date on skills/training?
  • What are key qualities you look for in identifying top talent?

This session will provide you an opportunity to network with Amy Phelps, Senior Manager of Workforce Management in the CXO.

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DWN Leadership Networking Series: Robb Origer

This new event series is your open forum to get to know and chat with leaders throughout Dish in an informal setting. These sessions will be a roundtable format with your peers and held in the Meridian Café Event Room. We encourage you to prepare some questions in advance; sample questions could include:

  • How have you dealt with change throughout your career?
  • What excites you the most about your role and/or DISH?
  • How do you stay up to date on skills/training?
  • What are key qualities you look for in identifying top talent?

This session will provide you an opportunity to network with Robb Origer, VP of IHS Field Operations.

 

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DWN Leadership Networking Series: Janet Gipson

This new event series is your open forum to get to know and chat with leaders throughout Dish in an informal setting. These sessions will be a roundtable format with your peers and held in the Meridian Café Event Room. We encourage you to prepare some questions in advance; sample questions could include:

  • How have you dealt with change throughout your career?
  • What excites you the most about your role and/or DISH?
  • How do you stay up to date on skills/training?
  • What are key qualities you look for in identifying top talent?

This session will provide you an opportunity to network with Janet Gipson, VP of Talent Acquisition in Human Resources.

 

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DWN Leadership Networking Series: Kristin Arnold

This new event series is your open forum to get to know and chat with leaders throughout Dish in an informal setting. These sessions will be a roundtable format with your peers and held in the Meridian Café Event Room. We encourage you to prepare some questions in advance; sample questions could include:

  • How have you dealt with change throughout your career?
  • What excites you the most about your role and/or DISH?
  • How do you stay up to date on skills/training?
  • What are key qualities you look for in identifying top talent?

This session will provide you an opportunity to network with Kristin Arnold, Director of the Accounting Team GLDish.

 

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DWN Training: Communicating with Moxy

Join DISH Women’s Network and The Moxy Lab for this impactful communications training. The Moxy Lab’s Founder, Shana Cordon, will be sharing a small piece of her organization’s expertise in the communication and personal presence. If you’re hoping to create more impactful communication, improve your active listening, or have a more powerful personal presence, this training is for you!

 


Training Description:

Women in leadership walk a tightrope. Seen as too demanding or too meek, too emotional or too cold, women must find an authentic balance in a male-dominated work culture.

In this interactive presentation, we’ll review what research tells us about standards in communication and Executive Presence for women. We’ll illuminate characteristics that distract from or diminish one’s credibility, present approaches and tools to increase presence and influence, and view communication challenges in the context of Mindfulness. With Mindfulness we can remain balanced and grounded, even in the most challenging circumstances. This … Read more and comment

DISH Collective Resource Groups Present: Hack Your Biased Brain

Come Hack Your Biased Brain!

Join DISH’s Resource Groups (DISH Women’s NetworkEmpowered Parents NetworkVeterans Resource GroupOUT @ DISHAfrican American Network) in this exclusive training event on unconscious bias and how to become an ally.

This training is presented by Maureen Berkner-Boyt, founder of The Moxie Exchange. The Moxie Exchange’s Mission is to “help you disrupt unconscious bias and create inclusive workplaces where talent can thrive.”


Training Summary

Unconscious bias. It’s impacting all of us, all the time. Everyone wants a level playing field, but very few people understand the underlying dynamics that prevent that from happening. If you have a brain, you have bias, and the best of intentions are useless without the tools to tackle the real issue. We’ll walk through common unconscious bias tripwires that impact you, your team and your organization. And we’ll show you how to hack your … Read more and comment

DISH Women’s Network Training Tuesday: Presentation Skills

Presenting does not have to be a big, scary monster! Join us to learn tips and techniques on engaging your audience, delivering your content and the ABCs of dealing with your nervousness.

Be prepared to participate and have fun in this interactive session. Come with your phone, notebook and pen in hand!

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Leader Series: Christine Rodocker, VP of INSP Channel & INSP Films

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Please join us for our Leader Series with Christine Rodocker, VP of INSP Channel & INSP Films. 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 Christine:

As Vice President of Distribution and Consumer Marketing, Christine Rodocker oversees cable, satellite, telco and OTT distribution marketing; as well as consumer marketing for general entertainment television network INSP and for INSP Films. She also creates partnerships to support B2B and B2C business.

Christine’s Distribution Marketing department develops campaigns for their clients that leverage the INSP brand in an effort to help those clients meet and exceed their business goals. These campaigns have been heralded for their innovation and creativity, and have been recognized with industry awards and honorable mentions.

Christine has been in the cable industry for more than 25 years, and she has worked with companies who include Viacom and Discovery Communications. She has initiated, created, planned and executed successful partnerships with MSOs, media, … Read more and comment

DWN Training Tuesday: Google’s #IAmRemarkable Workshop

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#IAmRemarkable is a Google initiative seeking to empower women and underrepresented groups to celebrate their achievements in the workplace and beyond. This workshop tackles a wide variety of topics from unconscious bias, to self-promotion, to meaningful ways to advance your career. Seats are limited so sign up now!

Find out more at https://iamremarkable.withgoogle.com/… Read more and comment