Perhaps not yet, but considering the statistics and research with respect to how companies with diversity in the boardroom outperform their peers, there should be. A recent TechCrunch article authored by VC Aileen Lee (@AileenLee) from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers makes a compelling case as to why your next board member should be a woman. While Ms. Lee focused on the … [Read more...] about Behind Every (Really) Successful Company is a Woman
In the economic chaos prevailing in the world, many employees will lose their jobs. Unfortunately, you could be one of them. Depending upon your industry, the strength of your company, your continued sales (or lack thereof), your employment role, and the decisions made by government officials, the threat of a layoff could be imminent. Don’t bury your head in the sand and … [Read more...] about Keep your job safe!
By JJ DiGeronimo, Cloud Strategy, Vision Practice Manager at VMware & CloudNOW Career Blogger I often wonder at the frenzy of our lives and what example we are unwittingly showing our children. Women are known for being champion multi-taskers while men seem to be the one trick wonder. We often think our ability to juggle multiple tasks at once is a sign of superior … [Read more...] about Time Management Versus Multi-Tasking
By Lori MacVittie Focus on getting women into technology is good and focusing on keeping women in technology is even better. Every few years the industry, as if waking from a fugue, notices that the number of women in technical fields is lower than the number of men. A mad rush of studies and subsequent articles analyzing the situation is almost universally followed by a … [Read more...] about Who’s Mentoring the Mentors?
Jackie Bourke, Director, CWA Europe & Meltem Kougelbauer, Founder, CCE Reserach Alliance & Monty’s Corner share their experience of how cloud computing has contributed to their business and charity work. They have mentioned 18 cloud computing tools below which helped them to spread the word, raise funds and make important connections. 1.LinkedIn (the professional … [Read more...] about Women designing their life with Cloud Computing!