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WiCipedia: How Disruption Will Affect Women & Int'l Tech Liberation Has Issues
WiCipedia  | 
6/14/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Girls in Tech makes biggest fundraising effort yet; Microsoft takes its Women in Cloud initiative on the road; women in developing countries pay the price for tech; and more.
Podcast: Mentors, Sponsors & Tall Poppies
The Philter  | 
6/10/2019  |  Post a comment
Kelsey Ziser joins the podcast to discuss some of her recent work in the Women in Comms content series. We also have a quick curator's catch-up on all things related to the 5G Exchange.
Vodafone UK Cut 7% of Jobs Last Year
News Analysis  | 
6/3/2019  |  Post a comment
Operator's current focus on efficiency may have ramifications for staff across the entire business.
WiCipedia: Fembots Create Gender Divide & Snap Tackles Culture Issues
WiCipedia  | 
5/31/2019  |  5 comments
This week in our WiC roundup: Nokia commits to pay equality; female AI assistants promote sexism; Snap's culture gets put in its place; and more.
Top 10 Takeaways After 19 Years as a Telecom Industry Analyst
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
5/30/2019  |  9 comments
Reflections and predictions from a career in the telecom industry.
WiCipedia: Recruitment Gender Bias, VC Cash Stash & Making Better Decisions
WiCipedia  | 
5/24/2019  |  2 comments
This week in our WiC roundup: Gender bias still an issue during recruitment; VC cash reserves for female-founded companies; hot job market draws in women; and more.
AT&T's Phillips: Career Sponsorship Goes Both Ways
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5/23/2019  |  Post a comment
Shay Phillips encourages her peers to identify a career sponsor, an advocate who provides workplace advice and challenges colleagues.
Mentor Spotlight: Glo Gordon Shines a Light on Boardroom Diversity
Kelsey's Grammar  | 
5/22/2019  |  Post a comment
Matrixx Software board member Glo Gordon addresses initiatives and legislation that will support more diversity in corporate boardrooms.
Big Data Is Slowly Paying Off for Axiata
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5/21/2019  |  Post a comment
The Malaysian operator uses analytics to axe capital expenditure and is eyeing further benefits from the combination of network and external data.
WiCipedia: Egg Freezing, Hormone Lunches & Back to Work With Babies... Oh My!
WiCipedia  | 
5/17/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Women in Comms steals the show in Denver; moms in tech hog the headlines; women are talked over in meetings (duh); and more!
STEM Is Root of Success for Women in Comms
Kelsey's Grammar  | 
5/13/2019  |  Post a comment
STEM can help women self-correct the gender gap, but girls lose interest in STEM early on. That needs to change.
WiCipedia: Coding From Prison, Greedy Work & Woman-Led Companies
WiCipedia  | 
5/10/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Women in prison gain coding skills; small startups make the biggest impact; greedy workplaces hurt women; and more.
AT&T's Phillips: HOPE Hinders Tall Poppy Syndrome
Kelsey's Grammar  | 
5/8/2019  |  Post a comment
Shay Phillips says women can change misperception in the workplace by identifying a career advocate with an open-door policy.
WiCipedia: Data Bias in Space, #MeToo Backlash & Childhood Conditioning
WiCipedia  | 
5/3/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: #MeToo backlash hits hard; stopping imposter syndrome before it starts; book recommendations galore!; and more.
Eurobites: UK Proposes Laws for a Safer IoT
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5/1/2019  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia goes farming; Inmarsat earnings slump in Q1; CityFibre breaks ground on Cambridge network expansion.
Three UK to Cut Two Thirds of Tech Jobs in Digital Makeover
News Analysis  | 
4/30/2019  |  1 comment
The smallest of the UK's mobile operators is set to get even smaller on the staffing side as it automates processes and moves IT systems into the public cloud.
WiCipedia: Empty Restrooms, Mom 2.0 Summit & 'Brilliant Jerks' Culture
WiCipedia  | 
4/26/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Conference restroom lines show gender disparity; the best companies for millennial women; men in tech who committed sexual harassment or assault likely have big new jobs; and more.
WiCipedia: Ageism, Diversity Training & Tackling Algorithms
WiCipedia  | 
4/19/2019  |  3 comments
This week in our WiC roundup: Diversity training is on the rise; algorithm bias will be a thing of the past; ageism is biggest hurdle in tech hiring; and more.
WiCipedia: Hiring Diverse Employees & Creating Glass-Shattering Companies
WiCipedia  | 
4/12/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Microsoft employees out bad behavior over email; a new tool makes hiring diverse candidates a piece of cake; MacKenzie Bezos will be fourth-richest woman in world; and more.
Snakes on a Control Plane Scare Telefónica
News Analysis  | 
4/11/2019  |  Post a comment
A firm rules-based system could help to address concern that AI may confuse humans and even go off the rails.
WiCipedia: Gen Z Redefines Tech & Pay Gap Inequality Rages On
WiCipedia  | 
4/5/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Gen Z enters the workforce; pay gap inequality is not solved yet; harassment is the norm for women in tech, and more.
Putting AI to Work With Hardhats
LRTV Interviews  | 
4/1/2019  |  Post a comment
Blitzz CEO Rama Sreenivasan explains how his startup uses AI and augmented reality to help cable technicians resolve customer service problems in the field.
Automation Focus Shifts From Cost to Customer
News Analysis  | 
3/27/2019  |  Post a comment
Faced with new Internet and cost challenges, operators are increasingly presenting automation as a means of improving the customer experience.
WiCipedia: Theranos's Fall From Grace & Men Underpaid at Google
WiCipedia  | 
3/22/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Google announces that it underpaid men, not women; female founders fall harder when dethroned; Saudi Arabia espouses equality and gender balance; and more.
WiCipedia: UN Calls for Women's Access to Tech & Men's Bad 'Tudes Halt Diversity
WiCipedia  | 
3/15/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: 'Race-based ticket pricing' fuels outrage; UN calls for tech access for women; negative men are a barrier to women in tech; and more.
WiCipedia: Careers After Kids, Int'l Women's Day & Minority Founders
WiCipedia  | 
3/8/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: A new podcast addresses women in product tech; attendance at a conference for black women in STEM skyrockets; women leave work behind after having kids; and more.
Eurobites: Germany Lays Down the Law on Network Security
News Analysis  | 
3/8/2019  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone UK extends 5G rollout; Czech Republic spectrum auction on track; Sky Mobile skirts data quotas.
Eurobites: Vodafone Plans to Raise $4.5B With Bond Issue for Liberty Global Deal
News Analysis  | 
3/6/2019  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Romania's opposition opposes Huawei; Sky launches streaming service in Austria; Openreach invests in Scottish fiber academy.
Vonage Boosts Sales Productivity With AI Assist
News Analysis  | 
3/6/2019  |  1 comment
Vonage focuses its salespeople on activities that matter, with assist from tools from Google, Salesforce, Prodoscore and Vonage's own cloud platform.
WiCipedia: 'You Are Either Sexually Objectified or the Housewife' – MWC19
WiCipedia  | 
3/1/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Gamifying sexism; MWC19 leaves much to be desired for female attendees; a new Google policy for harassment; and more.
WiCipedia: 'Resting Pitch Face,' Digital Leaders & the Scandal Effect
WiCipedia  | 
2/22/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Girl Scouts as 'digital leaders;' a hilarious new TV show about women in tech; how scandals affect the tech landscape; and more.
WiCipedia: 'It Takes One Misstep to Fall Off Your Pedestal'
WiCipedia  | 
2/15/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: A startup competition for black women in tech; the challenges of getting to the top and staying there; have a dude's name to get ahead; and more.
WiCipedia: Valley Diversity Stats, a New Social Outlet for WiT & No Fangirls Here
WiCipedia  | 
2/8/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Foreign-born women dominate the Valley; the government shutdown has long-lasting effects for workers; a new startup network for women; and more.
WiCipedia: New Networking Rules, Canada's Pay Gap & Investing in Female Founders
WiCipedia  | 
2/1/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Girl Scouts tackle cybersecurity; women need to network differently than men; female-run companies are a smart investment; and more.
WiCipedia: Risk Taking, Imposter Syndrome & CES Double Standards
WiCipedia  | 
1/25/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Imposter syndrome knows no gender; risk taking has many caveats; Oracle accused of 'systematic discrimination'; and more.
Vodafone Meets IBM: 5G Dream Team or Culture Clash?
News Analysis  | 
1/24/2019  |  Post a comment
The telco and the IT giant could either give the 5G market a huge boost or demonstrate that partnerships between industry titans are not a good idea.
Telefónica UK Gets a Tighter Grip on Automation
News Analysis  | 
1/23/2019  |  Post a comment
In line with the strategy of its parent, Telefónica's UK operation is looking for ways to introduce more automated processes and boost customer satisfaction, a combination that lead it to deploy Nokia's Service Operation Center (SOC) system.
WiCipedia: Private Groups Tackle Membership Guidelines & the New Richest Woman in Tech
WiCipedia  | 
1/18/2019  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: There's a new richest woman in tech; CES ups its gender equality; The Wing reassesses membership requirements; and more.
ICT's Jen Cistola: 'Swagger Matters' for Women in Comms
Mentor Monday  | 
1/14/2019  |  Post a comment
In this Mentor Monday, Cistola explains how identifying coaches both outside and within her workplace has made a huge impact on her career path.
WiCipedia: Israeli Tech Flounders, CIOs Make Change & How to 'Bust Down Those Doors'
WiCipedia  | 
12/21/2018  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Israel struggles to find techies; CIOs have diversity sway; the visibility lynchpin; and more.
WiCipedia: Hardwiring Sexism, Brogrammer Culture & Wall Street Fearmongering
WiCipedia  | 
12/14/2018  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Brogrammers are still thriving; TPG puts the spotlight on a female hire; Wall Street's fear of women; and more.
WiCipedia: 'Bull in a China Closet' Spirit & Unconscious Bias Is No Excuse
WiCipedia  | 
12/7/2018  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Girl Scouts make STEM their mission; Forbes' list of 50 women in tech; unconscious bias is no excuse; and more.
Orange Bank Job Is Going Europe-Wide
News Analysis  | 
12/3/2018  |  Post a comment
The French telecom incumbent is taking its AI-powered, digital banking service outside France, with launches planned in Romania and Spain next year.
WiCipedia: 'Trusting One's Dopeness' & the Happiest Women in Tech
WiCipedia  | 
11/30/2018  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Fidelity re-evaluates its gender breakdown; women in India are happiest in tech roles; Apple starts new training program for women in tech; and more.
Closing the Cybersecurity Talent Gap
Column  | 
11/28/2018  |  Post a comment
The security industry has an incredible opportunity to move forward and close the talent gap by thinking outside of the norm and taking a chance on technology-savvy women with translatable skills.
WiCipedia: Gen Z Changemakers, MotherCoders & Keeping Women in Tech
WiCipedia  | 
11/23/2018  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: UK to reach 1 million women in STEM; Gen Z brings change; how to keep women in tech; and more.
Exponential-e CEO on Cloud, Security & Coffee
CxO Spotlight  | 
11/23/2018  |  Post a comment
Lee Wade, CEO at UK cloud and data network operator Exponential-e, talks cloud and network evolution, automation, security and why he has two baristas at the company's London HQ.
WiCipedia: Taking Names & How to Avoid 'Hurting Men's Feelings'
WiCipedia  | 
11/16/2018  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Taking names and tweeting salaries for equality's sake; a satirical guide to being a woman in tech; Google walkout was a long time coming; and more.
WiCipedia: All-Female Boards, Google 'Utterly Unprepared' & Insecure Men
WiCipedia  | 
11/9/2018  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Pro-life hackers; Google under pressure; all-female boards; and more.
WiCipedia: Doubling Down on Diversity & Google's Payoff Scandal
WiCipedia  | 
11/2/2018  |  Post a comment
This week in our WiC roundup: Latinx women lag in VC funding; Google pays off its bad boys; glass cliffs are the new glass ceilings; and more.
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