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 shared how important hands-on experience with real data, real constraints, and real challenges will positively impact their learning, their careers and their progression.
We heard you! We called for volunteers, regardless of experience level, and we received an overwhelming response from our community. We were able to form three teams. All three completed their respective challenges—each with very competitive and compelling results.
The lessons learned from this experience were many. During the panel we heard how coming together as a team allowed all team participants to gain:
Thank you to all participants. You will all receive a certificate of accomplishment issued by WiBD.
Our immense gratitude to the following volunteers:
Your leadership made a difference!