Women in business: a 30-year rise to the top

‘They kept telling us we were not qualified to make the big decisions. We did not understand strategy, we lacked vision and guts. It is time for women to stop buying into this myth that we are not ready for top positions.’  According to Sally Helgesen, who has been working with women in leadership for …

A new board, a deep commitment to our mission and some challenging questions from the audience: here’s a recap of what happened in WICT September Townhall

Who else has started to expect the worst when they hear the word ‘news’ this year? I definitely have. However, news can still be great news and this is one of those cases – even in these unprecedented times, the leadership team at WICT Europe are finding new ways of connecting with our members. On …

The European workforce – from an American Woman’s POV

Throughout my 30+ year career as a woman in the US Cable Industry, work-life balance remains one of the most important, yet elusive, quests facing women in our field. It’s true we’ve come a long way, but working in Europe has me asking for better and smarter ways for women to achieve even healthier balance …

IT’S TIME FOR THE TECH INDUSTRY TO EMBRACE DIVERSITY AND BALANCE

Walking through the tech-filled halls for my first ever Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, I’m amazed. Initially, by the banks of neon, flanks of flashing screens, video and audio speakers proclaiming the wondrous possibilities of AI and 5G. Then, by the hundreds of panels featuring the industry’s best and brightest– interviews and keynotes with CEOs, …