Did you know that still today, the preferred method for angel and venture capital investors to grant tech founders access is via a warm introduction [through an influential connection] or by a founder belonging to an elite network [ivy league school or work experience at a top-tier fund]? For almost 99% of… (Kiki Mwiti)
THE INNOVATIVE WAYS WE EMBRACE VR DURING COVID-19
During the COVID-19 lockdown, I wandered the streets of Hong Kong, toured the Vatican Museum, and practiced mindfulness in a lush garden. I went “outside” and connected with an Oculus headset… (Alley Lyles, Design Producer, USAA)
THE BIG DEAL ABOUT YOUR EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE (EQ)
I’m ecstatic that emotional intelligence is getting some well-deserved attention around the world. It’s a frequent topic at the family breakfast table and in corporate boardrooms and, quite frankly, in most scenarios… (Cheryl O’Donoghue, Author of How to Be a Woman in Technology and How to Be an Emotionally Intelligent Leader)
WIT SUMMIT SILICON VALLEY Q&A – JO PETERSON, VP, CLOUD SECURIT AT CLARIFY360
Ahead of Women in IT Summit Silicon Valley, Jo Peterson, VP, cloud & security at Clarify360, spoke with Information Age about promoting diversity, and what she’ll be discussing at the event… (via Information Age)
Q&A: PARNEET PAL, CHIEF SCIENCE OFFICER, WISDOM LABS
Ahead of her session at the Women in IT Summit New York, we caught up with Parneet Pal who shares her experiences and advice for women trying to jumpstart a career in tech…
Q&A: KIKI MWITI, FOUNDER & CEO, DYVVYD
Women in IT Summit speaker Kiki Mwiti tells us about her work showing underrepresented founders that there is another way to get their voices heard and their innovation a 2nd look…
WIT SUMMIT SILICON VALLEY Q&A – BERNADETTE ROTOLO, WARNER MUSIC GROUP
Bernadette Rotolo, senior vice president, head of global systems at Warner Music Group, spoke with Information Age about promoting diversity within tech, and her part in the upcoming Women in IT Summit Silicon Valley… (via Information Age)
WIT SUMMIT SILICON VALLEY Q&A – VERONICA MILLAN
Ahead of Women in IT Summit Silicon Valley, Veronica Millan, global CIO at MullenLowe Group, spoke with Information Age about promoting diversity, and what she’ll be discussing at the event… (via Information Age)
COULD THE PANDEMIC BE AN ESG WAKE-UP CALL?
It has been an unprecedented year for corporate America: First the pandemic, next the social justice movement… (Helen Yu). READ MORE
Q&A: HELEN YU, FOUNDER & CEO, TIGON ADVISORY CORP.
HOW WE LOOK AT CARS TODAY IS CHANGING HOW WE MAKE THEM
Early in my career, I remember being at a stoplight, looking over and admiring a sleek, red McLaren next to me… (Helen Yu)
WIT SUMMIT SILICON VALLEY Q&A – EILEEN MAHONEY, EVP AND CIO, PVH CORP.
Eileen Mahoney, EVP and CIO at PVH Corp., spoke with Information Age ahead of her panel session at the summit. Eileen discusses the problem of a lack of diversity in tech, promoting diversity in the workplace and cultural transformation… (via InformationAge)