Women In Web Weekly Round-Up

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Happy Weekend! Refresh and recharge this weekend, but also be up to date with our weekly round-up!

We featured two great Q&As this week. The first, from Broadcast Ready Editor Kerry Hopkins profiles her time at the BBC and ITV and tells us about Broadcast Ready’s mission to get more women on the news. Check it out here!

We also have a fantastic guest post from Theresa Zagnoli who provides her top tips for asking for a raise. If you’re thinking about asking your boss for a raise you do not want to miss this post!

Do you have a story that you’d like to share with us? Get in touch and your story could be featured on Women In Web!

Other stories that have caught our eye this week include…

The Women of the Time 100 list

The Thrive conference-highlights and further information

EMILY’s List gives Stacy Abrams the first Gabrielle Giffords Rising Star Award 

The #thrive video with Arianna Huffington and Mika Brzezinski that you don’t want to miss!

We’d also like to say a BIG CONGRATULATIONS to the amazing Tina Cassidy who completed her first Boston Marathon this week! Tina was running in a team in memory of Martin Richards who tragically lost his life in the Boston Marathon bombing last year. You’re such an inspiration!

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Women In Web Weekly Round-Up

WEEKLY ROUND UP TEMP

It’s been another action packed week at Women In Web!

On Tuesday, we published our fascinating Q&A with Carladenise Edwards, Chieft Strategy Officer at Alameda Health System. Carladenise provided her insight into working in the healthcare industry, and how President Obama’s Affordable Care Act is impacting upon the sector.

We also had a special guest post from Louise Czekaj, a social media professional in the financial services in South Wales about how she shared her passion with 200 people! She is, of course, talking about the fab Ignite events that take place in Cardiff- it’s the perfect place to conquer your fear of public speaking! Click here to read Louise’s inspiring and funny piece.

We also spoke to Womenalia’s, Christina Chaplin. Christina is the USA Development Director, and one of WIW’s advocates. She left the USA to work in Spain and has never looked back! Check out her Q&A here.

This week’s question from Ena is: “Have you ever predetermined the time you wanted to stay in a role or a job? In other words, have you planned an exit strategy?” Let us know your answer on Twitter or Facebook.

Other stories that have caught our eye this week include…

The launch of Arianna Huffington’s life-changing book Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom and Wonder. It’s one book you don’t want to miss!

Will Sheryl Sandberg run for President? If she does, she’ll need to ‘lean out’ of Facebook.

Our co-founder Laura, spoke to Selina Tobaccowala, President and CTO of SurveyMonkey for a Women in Business Q&A.

Take part in Chwarae Teg’s #mumentous Mother’s Day campaign by tweeting 5 words and the hastag #mumentous to share something great that your Mum has achieved!