We’ve reached a time when technological developments and integration into consumerism can be hard to keep up with today. The latest tech fad being surveyed and implemented in websites, chatbots, presents another streamlined and technologically efficient way for business owners to one-up their client interaction on a daily basis. What is…Continue Reading..
Written by Alex Hobbs Do you ever find yourself completely devoted to one brand? Perhaps you are Apple over Samsung, MAC over Napoleon or (lets face it) anything over home brand. When it comes to objects we decide so easily what is good or bad, but on a personal level disagree…Continue Reading..
Michael Griffin, Chief Information Office at Genie Solutions was kind enough to share his views on diversity in the digital landscape with me the other day. When I asked Michael to define what diversity meant to him his definition was extremely enlightening: “A long-running theme in my career has been seeking…Continue Reading..
By WID Blogger Josephine Kent Last Wednesday Women in Digital and our partner Diverse City Careers were honoured to host Matt Wallaert, Global Director for accelerator programs at Microsoft and founder of getraised.com. A naturally charismatic speaker, Matt had the entire room enthralled by his words of wisdom as he delivered…Continue Reading..
Imagine this scenario. You’re in an Elevator when Richard Branson walks in (perhaps ‘insert your career here’s’ equivalent) and it’s just the two of you. You both look at each other, you with dawning recognition, and them with a complacent smile. The button’s light up with each floor, 5, 6, 7…Continue Reading..
Meet Lauren, winner of Women in Digital’s Mentoring Program giveaway! Lauren was randomly selected from hundreds of entrants to be personally matched with a Mentor that would work with her over a 9 month period on a personal development plan to help her reach her career goals. The lovely Josephine from WID…Continue Reading..
Those fortunate enough to attend TedX or even SXSW this year would have walked away feeling rejuvenated and inspired. Not only because those sharing their knowledge and experience were engaging and cutting edge, but because creativity begets creativity. Sticking to the office like an oyster to a rock is not ideal…Continue Reading..
For most business owners, starting a company is driven by a desire to make a living on their own terms. In a developing country it maybe born out of necessity. For Bangladeshi Social Entrepreneur Nila her business was born out of pure frustration. Nila had been working with Digital Agencies in Bangladesh for…Continue Reading..
Objectively it would make sense for a company to be widely diverse in areas such as gender, race, sexual proclivity and religion. In a world where customers form a multitude of various identities, would it not be economical of a company to mirror its environment? First and foremost the pool in…Continue Reading..
20 years ago my pre-tech working life consisted of frequenting the most glamorous locations imaginable in the name of research, wining and dining heads of international corporations and celebrities in the name of networking, attending and organising one corporate hospitality event after the next for the F1, Concerts, Rugby and…Continue Reading..