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Meeting of CampusWIN Captains

Meeting of CampusWIN Captains

CampusWIN is the leadership  program of the Turkish Women's International Network and BinYaprak. CampusWINners lead the change they want to see at university campuses for a gender equal future in the society and at the workplace. They organize events, lead Women in Business Clubs, lead in BinYaprak, host STEAMWIN events online and offline. In ... Continue reading
Resilience is the New Happiness

Resilience is the New Happiness

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               Self-mastery. What a journey it is! Habibe Açık, Founder of B-Wise, took us to a journey to discover our “self” and resilience power in quest for happiness.                Did you notice that popular characters in movies or b... Continue reading
Meet TurkishWINner: Elif Evin

Meet TurkishWINner: Elif Evin

What do you do for a living? Tell us more about you. I’m a coordinator in art and culture projects. I also teach German to the students and teach Turkish to expats. I am working voluntary in societies and associations for women, children and elderly. What's the best piece advice you've received? Not as an advice, but a friend of mine told me once, ... 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
The Future of You & Your Genes

The Future of You & Your Genes

The Future of You & Your Genes A medical doctor, Futurist and Co-Founder of B-Wise, Dr. Cenk Tezcan, and Dr. Tuba Günel, Associate Professor in the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics at the Istanbul University, graciously answered all our questions about our genes and what the future holds for us. We first learned about the impor... Continue reading
TurkishWIN Speaker Appreciation Day

TurkishWIN Speaker Appreciation Day

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We are a network of women who share the same values and beliefs. We believe, that we can be the change that we want to see in the world. | inspired by Ghandi in the transformative power of real-life stories. in the power of sisterhood as the future belongs to the connected. that with the right wind under their wings all women can fly. that hap... Continue reading
TurkishWIN Happy Hours: Welcome Back!

TurkishWIN Happy Hours: Welcome Back!

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Summer is always a wonderful time for our team to simmer on new ideas. We enjoyed our digs at the Joint Idea @Kanyon in the summer months, worked remotely in the month of July and rushed back to Istanbul to plan for the year. The TurkishWIN universe was also on well-deserved vacations- spread thinly across the world and in Turkey. Well, these Happy... 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
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
TurkishWIN Boston: Even the arctic weather couldn’t keep us apart!

TurkishWIN Boston: Even the arctic weather couldn’t keep us apart!

As temperatures reached -15 C, nearly 30 TurkishWINners gathered as part of the fall happy hour organized by our Boston chapter. Participants included existing members and new sisters who wanted to learn more about TurkishWIN, networking, and future opportunities. The diversity of participant’s backgrounds, areas of expertise and their migration st... Continue reading