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Career Insights & Advice from Alaina Percival, Co-founder of Women Who Code

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Nội dung được cung cấp bởi Mary Killelea, Host and Mary Killelea. Tất cả nội dung podcast bao gồm các tập, đồ họa và mô tả podcast đều được Mary Killelea, Host and Mary Killelea hoặc đối tác nền tảng podcast của họ tải lên và cung cấp trực tiếp. Nếu bạn cho rằng ai đó đang sử dụng tác phẩm có bản quyền của bạn mà không có sự cho phép của bạn, bạn có thể làm theo quy trình được nêu ở đây https://vi.player.fm/legal.

🎉 A milestone in the making - ENJOY listening to the 100th episode of the 2B Bolder Podcast featuring Alaina Percival, Co-founder of Women Who Code. Under Alaina's
leadership as CEO, Women Who Code went from being an idea to serving over 343,000 members in 147 countries. Alaina is a pioneer in the industry and an advocate for women in tech globally. She has been published in Forbes, Huffington Post, and The Wall Street Journal. As an accomplished tech speaker, she has spoken on various topics, from development and retention models to intersectional diversity and equity-centered decision-making in data strategy for the United Nations to Social Justice and Advocacy in STEM at Harvard University.
Alaina is also an angel investor, a venture partner at Valor Ventures, and a scout for Picus Capital. In 2022, she taught "Women Lead in Technology" at Georgia State University.
In this episode, Alaina shares her journey from the early days of her career to becoming a co-founder and the driving force behind Women Who Code. We delve into the heart of the organization's mission, its evolution, and how it stands out among women-focused groups. Alaina offers her invaluable insights on:

  • The importance of community for growth and support in tech.
  • Strategies for women to position themselves in the ever-evolving tech landscape.
  • The critical role of transparency in addressing pay inequity.
  • Maintaining the momentum for diversity, equity, and inclusion in challenging times.
  • Personal motivations and the power of networking for career advancement.
  • Essential skills for women in tech today and how to develop leadership qualities.
  • Balancing a high-powered career with motherhood.

And much more, including what "2B Bolder" means to a pioneer like Alaina.

Don't miss this inspiring episode as Alaina Percival shares her wisdom, challenges, and triumphs, offering a roadmap for anyone looking to make their mark in technology. Whether just starting your tech journey or seeking to elevate your career, this episode is filled with actionable advice and encouragement to be bolder.

🎧Tune in to the 2B Bolder Podcast's 100th episode for a conversation that will inspire, educate, and empower.🌟

Support the show

When you subscribe to the podcast, you are supporting our work's mission, allowing us to continue highlighting successful women in a variety of careers to inspire others helping pay our wonderful editor, Chris, and helping me in paying our hosting expenses. 🎉

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Nội dung được cung cấp bởi Mary Killelea, Host and Mary Killelea. Tất cả nội dung podcast bao gồm các tập, đồ họa và mô tả podcast đều được Mary Killelea, Host and Mary Killelea hoặc đối tác nền tảng podcast của họ tải lên và cung cấp trực tiếp. Nếu bạn cho rằng ai đó đang sử dụng tác phẩm có bản quyền của bạn mà không có sự cho phép của bạn, bạn có thể làm theo quy trình được nêu ở đây https://vi.player.fm/legal.

🎉 A milestone in the making - ENJOY listening to the 100th episode of the 2B Bolder Podcast featuring Alaina Percival, Co-founder of Women Who Code. Under Alaina's
leadership as CEO, Women Who Code went from being an idea to serving over 343,000 members in 147 countries. Alaina is a pioneer in the industry and an advocate for women in tech globally. She has been published in Forbes, Huffington Post, and The Wall Street Journal. As an accomplished tech speaker, she has spoken on various topics, from development and retention models to intersectional diversity and equity-centered decision-making in data strategy for the United Nations to Social Justice and Advocacy in STEM at Harvard University.
Alaina is also an angel investor, a venture partner at Valor Ventures, and a scout for Picus Capital. In 2022, she taught "Women Lead in Technology" at Georgia State University.
In this episode, Alaina shares her journey from the early days of her career to becoming a co-founder and the driving force behind Women Who Code. We delve into the heart of the organization's mission, its evolution, and how it stands out among women-focused groups. Alaina offers her invaluable insights on:

  • The importance of community for growth and support in tech.
  • Strategies for women to position themselves in the ever-evolving tech landscape.
  • The critical role of transparency in addressing pay inequity.
  • Maintaining the momentum for diversity, equity, and inclusion in challenging times.
  • Personal motivations and the power of networking for career advancement.
  • Essential skills for women in tech today and how to develop leadership qualities.
  • Balancing a high-powered career with motherhood.

And much more, including what "2B Bolder" means to a pioneer like Alaina.

Don't miss this inspiring episode as Alaina Percival shares her wisdom, challenges, and triumphs, offering a roadmap for anyone looking to make their mark in technology. Whether just starting your tech journey or seeking to elevate your career, this episode is filled with actionable advice and encouragement to be bolder.

🎧Tune in to the 2B Bolder Podcast's 100th episode for a conversation that will inspire, educate, and empower.🌟

Support the show

When you subscribe to the podcast, you are supporting our work's mission, allowing us to continue highlighting successful women in a variety of careers to inspire others helping pay our wonderful editor, Chris, and helping me in paying our hosting expenses. 🎉

  continue reading

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