WIA UPCOMING EVENTS
NOVEMBER EVENT | Negotiate for the Compensation You Deserve
November 22 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm$10
Join us on November 22 for a workshop by The Thoughtful Co on salary negotiation. In architecture and engineering, women make on average 15% less than their male peers with the same education and experience. This workshop will enable you to feel confident in asking for the compensation you deserve. The Thoughtful Co will cover everything from how to navigate asking your manager for more money, to what you should be looking for before signing a new employment contract. The workshop includes time for group discussion and Q&A to ensure all your questions are answered. Key takeaways include:
- What pieces of compensation & benefits are appropriate to push on (beyond salary)
- How compensation decisions are made within employers
- What you should and shouldn’t use as rationale for a pay increase
- The biases women face in negotiations, and how to work around them
- When you should be bringing up compensation, and how to frame the ask
When: Wednesday, November 22, 6:15 pm – 7:30 pmHEREAdmission: $10Where: Online via Zoom. (Eventbrite registration is required to receive a Zoom link and directions to join this event on the day of the presentation) Register
This event qualifies for AIBC 1 Core Learning Units.
This workshop is led by Jillian Climie, who has spent her career in executive compensation, and Sophie Warwick, who specializes in developing in-house gender equity policies and chairing Employee Resource Groups
Jillian Climie (she/her), Co-Founder of The Thoughtful Co, has spent her career advising and leading teams in executive compensation and corporate governance, both as a consultant, and in-house at two global retailers. Most recently at Lululemon, she led the global equity compensation and executive compensation programs. After taking a pause, she realized she wanted more of three things in her professional life: thoroughness, passion and freedom. She Co-Founded The Thoughtful Co so she can leverage her niche and technical experience, coupled with her passion for gender equity, to empower women to get paid what they deserve.
Sophie Warwick (she/her), Co-Founder of the Thoughtful Co, specializes in developing in-house gender equity policies and chairing Employee Resource Groups and advocacy groups. She uses her data analysis expertise from her engineering background to define targets and track growth and retention. In 2018, she Co-Founded Women in Consulting Engineering (WCE), a non-profit organization with over 500 members and monthly events to support and empower women in engineering. She co-founded The Thoughtful Co so she could build more gender inclusive workplaces and build representation of women at senior levels in all industries.