What women in IT can learn from Shakespeare

Over the last two years participating in Women in Leadership in CSC, I have met many women from all around the world who love technology. What brings us together is our relationship with technology and a love for what we do: We love to help our clients transform and understand how technology can make a huge difference in their organisations. On International Women’s […]

Why women leaders matter to transformation efforts

What gives companies the leading edge? Research has shown that companies do better with women on the governing boards. But considering that male counterparts are still the majority, what is it that we, as women, can bring to the table to tip the success rate over the edge? I recently read a Psychology Today article that described certain qualities both men and […]

Good enough is never good enough, right?

Good enough is never good enough, right? Have you ever drawn, rehearsed, practiced, written something 1,000 times, starting over again and again, wanting something so much that everything you do becomes “never good enough?” Never good enough is a philosophy that pushes us toward choosing the riskier more original idea, right? It also encourages us to never stop learning. […]

Finding success as a woman in FinTech

In this post, we introduce readers to Paula Wilson, marketing director at Xchanging, a DXC company. Wilson was recently named to the 2016 Women in FinTech Powerlist, a prestigious list published by Innovate Finance that celebrates the contributions of women in the development of the global FinTech sector. She is responsible for marketing Xchanging’s software business and business […]

What millennials bring to – and gain from – a career in public sector

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It’s not a 9-to-5 job. It’s a calling. It’s 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – and it changes your life. That’s what I tell new graduates as they start their careers at CSC in the hopes of recruiting them to the public sector space. It’s a space I have worked in my […]

The push you need to take the next step in your career

CSC recognizes outstanding leaders and employees in our IT community through a program we call Distinguished Engineers and Distinguished Architects. (And for those in the CSC community, the application process is going on now through Nov 14, 2016.) Here, we speak with Distinguished Engineer Dr. Abbi Doolittle about what encouraged her to take this next step […]

Now that’s digital marketing

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Digital transformation is a reality for every company in every industry today. Having recently undertaken its own digital journey, CSC has embraced an approach that focuses on strategic partnerships and a commitment to technology-independent lT solutions. Those efforts are reflected in the company’s digital-native approach to marketing, as CSC’s head of global brand and digital […]

Rinse, repeat, … but don’t forget apply

In today’s society, the phrase “rinse, repeat” has two meanings: a dogged approach; persistently following the same steps repeatedly until you achieve your next goal; a sardonic approach; foolishly following the same steps repeatedly, hoping to achieve a better result than last time The origin of the phrase is the instructions on a shampoo bottle: […]

Thinking outside the box, circle, triangle and star

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When great minds discuss ideas, they certainly have fun doing so. Michael Billimoria, our CTO for Consulting in UXC, and I have been exchanging ideas recently about new and innovative ways of working. (We also discussed the Exponential Edge blog that I wrote last month.) We decided to work together on a collaborative piece on […]

The domino effect

I was a little intrigued when I read this blog post: Want to Change the World? Start by Making Your Bed. It was a reference to a broader topic of the ” domino effect.” A very simple (simple is good…see my previous blog post….) theory that one act leads to another and then another but often […]