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MentorWIN Updates

MentorWIN Updates

Vow, we now have over 500 mentoring matches. Thank you for your contribution and generosity. To make our process as seamless as it can be we have a new system in development! Did you notice the mentor tag in the network? Stay tuned for updates. MentorWIN Appreciation Day with Leyla Alaton TurkishWIN mentors gather twice a year for sharing and inspi... Continue reading
Meet TurkishWINner: Özge Oktay

Meet TurkishWINner: Özge Oktay

What do you do for a living? Tell us more about you. I’m working as Spam agent program manager at Pinterest. I’m working closely with internal and external teams to optimize their operations. I have moved to the Bay Area 4 years ago. Prior I was a Team Lead at Accenture and before that I was a SAP consultant in Turkey. What's the best piece advice ... Continue reading
TurkishWIN & European Mentoring & Coaching Council Turkey Announce a Partnership To Empower University Mentoring Networks

TurkishWIN & European Mentoring & Coaching Council Turkey Announce a Partnership To Empower University Mentoring Networks

Our MentorWIN Advisory Board is busy baking new ideas and partnerships for you. We recently met on November 14th to evaluate the year. We thank these amazing braintrust members for their continued support: Ayşe Öktem, Bahar Moralıgil Kağıtçıbaşı, Seray Nasırlı, Yasemin Ergüder Yurdakul, Gülcan Demirkol Aytemur and Gamze Bayraktaroğlu.    ... Continue reading
Meet TurkishWINner: Özlem Erol

Meet TurkishWINner: Özlem Erol

What do you do for a living? Tell us more about you.  I have two businesses: I help individuals find their passion and purpose in life so that they can actualize it as a career/new business they start or do it as a volunteer. I also help leaders of organizations create humanistic environments where engagement increases, turnover is dimini... Continue reading
Meet TurkishWINner: Elvan Omay

Meet TurkishWINner: Elvan Omay

What do you do for a living? Tell us more about you.  I collaborate with businesses to help them design, curate and communicate meaningful experiences, platforms and content that bring brand purpose to life, drive audience and employee engagement, and enrich learning. What's the best piece advice you've received? “When you have a big problem, ... Continue reading
MentorWIN Updates

MentorWIN Updates

A mentor is someone who sees more talent and ability within you, than you see in yourself, and helps bring it out of you. We thank our amazing mentors, all 150 mentors , for helping us bring the best in us.  See You At Our Next MentorWIN Refresher Join the MentorWIN Refresher event with Gamze Bayraktaroğlu, International PCC coach, on October ... Continue reading
Meet TurkishWINner: Elçin Koç

Meet TurkishWINner: Elçin Koç

What do you do for a living? Tell us more about you. I have been working in Customer Development department @ Unilever for 9 years. I’m married and I have a 4 year old daughter. I spend most of my time for her development and her happiness. Furthermore, I love traveling and sailing. I have a “50 age, 50 countries” dream with my husband. What's the ... Continue reading
Meet TurkishWINner: Suna Yeltekin Leloğlu

Meet TurkishWINner: Suna Yeltekin Leloğlu

What do you do for a living? Tell us more about you.  Leading projects that grow number of advertisers on Facebook and Instagram. What's the best piece advice you've received? “Face the fear and do it anyway."  Dark chocolate or milk chocolate? Dark chocolate One thing you wish you have known earlier in your career? No one gets there alon... Continue reading
MentorWIN Updates

MentorWIN Updates

As the TurkishWIN Team, we are loading our batteries with new ideas and surprises for you.  Our MentorWIN Advisory Board is busy planning the year ahead for you. We thank them for their continued support: Ayşe Öktem, Bahar Moralıgil Kağıtçıbaşı, Seray Nasırlı, Mine Yücesoy, Yasemin Ergüder, Gülcan Demirkol Aytemur and Gamze Bayraktaroğlu. Roll... Continue reading
Have you ever fired your car?

Have you ever fired your car?

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Your answer may be not yet! We started our Learning Circle with Seval Oz’s thought-provoking question: have you ever fired your car?  As technology and human needs evolve, our society is becoming increasingly mobile.  “How we connect the dots becomes more essential. In a world where time is of the essence, if I can’t move with ease f... Continue reading
The Art of Asking Questions with Oya Günay

The Art of Asking Questions with Oya Günay

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We have become more and more aware that asking questions are the “cine qua non” of building positive relationships. With the help of countless techniques and methods we think we know how to ask questions. However, we often fail to accept our questions are just another form of telling - excepting the other party to hit the answer in our minds. In th... Continue reading
Meet CampusWIN Graduates: Marketing Careers

Meet CampusWIN Graduates: Marketing Careers

This month’s theme was careers in marketing! Our speakers: Müge Kütük (Danone), Merve Altundağ (Google) and Selin Karaçoban (Anadolu Efes), CampusWIN alumnae from different classes. Müge graduated from the Bosphorus University with a degree in Philosophy in 2016. As a student, she had a lot of internships at: Karbonat, Concept, Medina Turgul DDB, a... Continue reading
Sisterhood Circle Said “Hallo” to  Netherlands

Sisterhood Circle Said “Hallo” to  Netherlands

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 On April 19th, the Turkish Women’s International Network launched its eleventh international chapter in the Netherlands with a kick-off event featuring Emine Bozkurt. The evening started by a vibrant networking with the arrivals of the guests. At the beginning of the event the Netherlands chapter leaders Aylin Arslantas Bumin, District Market... Continue reading
MentorWIN: Reverse Mentoring, Events & Corporate Engagement Updates

MentorWIN: Reverse Mentoring, Events & Corporate Engagement Updates

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Let us repeat the obvious on this glorious day:  Nobody makes it alone. Nobody has made it alone. We all have or need mentors along the way. Lucky for all of us, our MentorWIN program is getting better day by day thanks to many :) Here are our latest updates: Reverse Mentoring Summit We were one of the partners of the Bahcesehir University &am... Continue reading
Starting from Scratch in London

Starting from Scratch in London

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How hard is it to start from scratch? Isn’t it beautiful to change the game and redefine yourself? TurkishWIN@London co-hosted the “Starting from Scratch” event with EY Turkic Network on May 15, 2018.  It was a lovely spring day in London and despite the beautiful weather the room was full. Participants were from EY, TurkishWIN@London network ... Continue reading