Empowering Future Leaders

Real-life advice and guidance to inspire leadership, mentorship, success and passion in the highly evolving world of technology

A time to say thank you and see you later

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Those that know me well know that I rarely express my religious views with others. I’ve been taught not to discuss controversial views — religion, politics, beliefs — across the dinner table (let alone at work). It is my ethos. Why then did I recently find myself quoting a Bible passage attributed to King Solomon […]

Why your geolocation skills can help in an artificial intelligence environment

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Geographic Information Systems experts have leveraged their existing knowledge of analysis, design, coding, cleansing, merging, management, and leadership — developed from their exposure to a divergent technology landscape over many years — to evolve and survive in a modern era beyond Google mapping. But while these geo experts may have already leveraged their existing knowledge […]

Confidence in my 40s

This is part 3 of a 3-part series on Confidence  We have always been told that life begins at 40. And now, I am truly beginning to think that it does. As I move closer to the big 4-0, life seems to be more about actions and the difference you can make in the world. […]

Confidence in my 30s

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This is part 2 of a 3-part series on Confidence  Where did that Sunshine Girl go from our first post in the Confidence Blog Series? That team playing university graduate willing to challenge anything with gusto? That Vice Captain “in her day”, scoring goals and travelling the world? Well she’s still here, but she has […]

Confidence in my 20s

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This is part 1 of a 3-part series on Confidence  Over the years, confidence has been my number 1 strength and my number 1 weakness. It has allowed me to do and say things which most would shy away from doing, but has also sometimes given to others the impression that I am arrogant. This […]

Your business skills are valuable to technology companies

For this post, I am sharing my space with Courtney Carr, a member of our new graduate program in Perth, Australia. Working with Courtney this year has given us confidence and courage to trust wholeheartedly in our next generation at DXC Technology.  This is part 3 in a 3-part series. As promised, this is the […]

Technology companies do want you!

For this post, I am sharing my space with Courtney Carr, a member of our new graduate program in Perth, Australia. Working with Courtney this year has given us confidence and courage to trust wholeheartedly in our next generation at DXC Technology.  This is part 2 in a 3-part series. As mentioned in my last […]

Do technology companies mind if you’re not technical?

For this post, I am sharing my space with Courtney Carr, a member of our new graduate program in Perth, Australia. Working with Courtney this year has given us confidence and courage to trust wholeheartedly in our next generation at DXC Technology.  This is part 1 of a 3-part series. Information technology and business are […]

Data gravity expanded and relied upon

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This is a series of blog posts on the exploration of data gravity as introduced by the most recent DXC TechTalk. You are now reading part 3. Previous posts: 1, 2 As we go into a new era beyond the era of convergence, data will be key. The importance of accurate, timely and precise data will […]

Data gravity defined and equated

This is a series of blog posts on the exploration of data gravity as introduced by the most recent DXC TechTalk. You are now reading part 2. Previous post: 1 So, what did I learn in this short hour listening to the June DXC TechTalk on cloud (rather than watching the latest from “MasterChef”)? I learnt […]