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WiBD Peer Mentoring Program Summary: Cohort 1

By Deborah Sgro and Erika Lunceford WiBD Silicon Valley Chapter June is a traditional time to recognize the accomplishments of graduates. With that in mind, we’d like to congratulate the 16 participants who completed their work in Cohort 1 of the Silicon Valley Chapter Peer Mentoring Program. The program kicked off in March and met
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Let’s get to know an ally of Women in Big Data

Let’s get to know an ally of Women in Big Data… Neil Metzler, Founder, Lead Consultant at Cloud Champions LLC, a career and startup consulting organization dedicated to advancing gender diversity in tech. Tell us about your career focus/professional aspirations After nine years in big tech, I decided to launch my own consulting business and
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Your Personal Power: How to be More Influential, Better Compensated, and More Valuable to the People You Love

Your Personal Power: How to be More Influential, Better Compensated, and More Valuable to the People You Love

Session 2: The Drama Triangle By Eliana Castillo On June 2, 2021, leadership coach Jeremiah Miller, founder of Forging Leaders, helped us understand the three elements of the Drama Triangle: Victim, Villain and Hero. This session, much like the first session on “Your Personal Power” series, Stupid Clarity, was an invitation to look inward and analyze how our behavior,
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WiBD Enters A Data Challenge Competition: Lessons From The Trenches – How to Clinch your First Win

By Eliana Castillo, WiBD Bay Area and Silicon Valley Co-director On May 18, 2021, Juliane Stephan, Associate Partner at Bain, facilitated a panel of Team Leaders and Team Coordinators as they shared their experiences leading the first WiBD data challenge team cohort. The adventure started in December 2020, when various members of our WiBD community
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