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The Power of Coaching

By Regina Karson, WiBD Chapter Director. GoCoach provides coaching services and has been featured in Forbes, Business Insider, etc. On March 22, WiBD and GoCoach hosted a virtual panel discussion on what professional coaching is and how it can benefit you. The participants are eligible for one hour of free coaching. About the Event Are you
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Have You Met Her? Maleeha Qazi

By Elaine Kwok. Let’s get to know each other a little bit better, shall we? “Someday we’ll find it, the rainbow connection…the lovers, the dreamers, and me.” Growing Up with Women in Big Data: Q&A with Maleeha Qazi When Kermit the Frog first sang “Rainbow Connection” before leaving the swamp at the beginning of The
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Women’s History Month – Dr. Ruchi Saxena

Women in Big Data is spotlighting amazing women during Women’s History Month. Dr. Ruchi Saxena is dedicated to bringing technologies to the people who need them the most. Over the last 15 years of her career, she has been a consultant and trainer for several key projects in healthcare quality, safety, disaster risk reduction, healthcare
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Women’s History Month – Jane Shih

Women in Big Data is spotlighting amazing women during Women’s History Month. By Tina Tang, Co-Founder, WiBD Jane Shih founded her company WeTogether.co at the end of 2014, a networking platform for technology professionals. Her passion is women in technology. In 2015, understanding how important it is for women to join and grow in the
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Women’s History Month – Harper Webb

Women in Big Data is spotlighting amazing women during Women’s History Month. Harper Webb is a Talent Acquisition Manager with Slalom. She focuses on bringing the best talent in the Bay Area to the Data & Analytics team. My Journey… I grew up in a small town west of Seattle (yes, there’s land west of
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Women’s History Month – Kelly McGill

Women in Big Data is spotlighting amazing women during Women’s History Month. Kelly McGill joined Amazon in May 2017 as the single threaded owner of AWS Culture and Inclusion. Kelly has been in tech her entire career, starting on the business side building B2B web sites in the late 1980’s using Netscape Navigator and leading
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Women’s History Month – Sarah Fawcett

Women in Big Data is spotlighting amazing women during Women’s History Month.  Sarah Fawcett is Senior Data Scientist at DSpark Singtel. This post starts with a journey, and like all journeys there is a start. But like many journeys the path doesn’t traverse in the manner that you imagine when setting out and much of
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Women’s History Month – Gayathri Vaidyanathan

Women in Big Data is spotlighting amazing women during Women’s History Month. Gayathri Vaidyanathan is a Lead Engineer at Target and works with the team that focuses on the Last Mile Optimization team within the Supply Chain Network division. Gayathri has a Masters in Telecommunications and Software Engineering. My Journey…so far can be summarized: “The
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Expanding our Network – WiBD Alberta (Edmonton)

13 March, 2020 By Diana Shaw, Founder and Lead, WiBD Alberta (Edmonton).   Expanding our Network!! One of the best ways to expand a professional network is to engage with other business organizations or industry-specific associations whose focus aligns with your own or that have overlapping mandates. This is especially true within a smaller population
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Your Professional Brand and Career Strategy

 By Marie Burns           Identifying your values is a key step in developing your professional brand and career strategy. Selecting five values was how thirty-four attendees started their “Your Professional Brand Brand and Career Strategy” workshop with Bob Loftis of NowForward Coaching. The event, sponsored by Women in Big Data, was
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