Tag: WIT

My Technology Path
My Technology Path
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We sure have come a long way with technology and now I’m going to show my age. Throughout my life my family and I have moved cross-country multiple times. Before social media the only thing I could do was call friends (with our brick phones) and write pen-pal letters that we’d ask our parents to snail… READ MORE

How Changing my Name Strengthened my Self-Concept
How Changing my Name Strengthened my Self-Concept
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I have always defined myself heavily through my career. Through contributing to an organisation, a team and producing work I feel such a sense of accomplishment. There have been times I have doubted myself and my skills. And at some stages it has been more difficult to push forward believing in myself and leading the way… READ MORE

5 Lifehacks for the Modern Tech Woman
5 Lifehacks for the Modern Tech Woman
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Against all wishes, I recently started watching a show on Netflix called Cable Girls. Dramatically unfolding in the vibrant city of Madrid at the peak of the Roaring 20s, this novela-style web TV show follows the intertwining lives of four contemporary women who meet each other when they begin working as telephone operators at the first national telephone company in Spain. I must admit, I’m not… READ MORE

Being a WIT (Girl)
Being a WIT (Girl)
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I started working in the IT business 1997. My first job was as in a HelpDesk for one of the Volvo branches in Sweden. The questions could stretch from passwords, Excel how-to, rebooting printers through Telnet, digging into Lotus Notes databases (as were Volvo’s email system back then), Memo and AS400. So a WIDE range… READ MORE

29 Ignite My Fire
29 Ignite My Fire
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Intro Lise is a finalist in the ESPC19 Awards for Best Community Contribution and is just a liiittle bit excited over that 🙂 Whats Up? What has happened since the last time we talked on the podcast? Christinas project mentioned in the Intrazone podcast [2:50] SharePoint news from Ignite [23:50]Home Sites, Hub sites, Audience targeted… READ MORE

I always heard that IT was for Boys
I always heard that IT was for Boys
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I’ve been asked how it is to be a woman in IT. From my point of view, many valuable posts about the women in tech already appeared in different channels from newspapers to interviews, blog posts and podcasts on the Internet. Frankly speaking, it took me a while to perceive what I can add to… READ MORE

I'm an IT expert, not a gender
I’m an IT expert, not a gender
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I have a confession to make: I’m one of the fortunate ones. Not one time have I felt that my gender has been an issue at school or at work. I am a blonde young woman working in technology and IT. Yet have I never faced discrimination. Neither have I been left out, been laughed… READ MORE