Data & Analytics Career Mentoring

What is it like to be on the Leadership Team of one of the most advanced Data and Analytics Organisations?

As part of Unilever Leadership team, I had the privilege to attend our yearly Data and Analytics workshop in our beautiful historical site in Port Sun Light.Having awesome collegues where we learn from each other, a culture that strives on continuous improvement and an organisation that has been through many tech changes over +90 years,… Continue reading What is it like to be on the Leadership Team of one of the most advanced Data and Analytics Organisations?

Data & Analytics Career Mentoring

“This is what an MBA would think”

Had an awesome dinner with my Alliance Manchester Business School MBA classmates yesterday. We graduated 7 years ago which is crazy 😀We discussed life, careers, pre-MBA, post-MBA and more. Some of the sentences we kept using was “This is what an MBA would say” or “This is how an MBA would think” or “This was… Continue reading “This is what an MBA would think”

Data & Analytics Career Mentoring

IfM Cambridge University September Visit

https://youtube.com/shorts/wSLAxXArrr4?feature=share Great day at the Institute for Manufacturing (IfM), University of Cambridge, very insightful discussions about different Data and Analytics topics with my awesome research group! 👩🏻‍💻Veronica Martínez shared with me best practices in research and consulting!👩🏻‍💻Paula Melfe shared the latest in quantam computing!👨🏻‍💻Francisco Gómez Medina shared his great research in digital twins!👩🏻‍💻As for me,… Continue reading IfM Cambridge University September Visit

Data & Analytics Career Mentoring

Should you have a backup plan when shifting careers?

Many of my colleagues, friends and network shifted careers, and I personally have shifted careers. Based on experience, the simple answer to this question is the "it depends" answer. It depends on you. Your mindset, motivation style and many other aspects. Watch my new YouTube video (link in comments). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZ4zz5HC9_8&list=PL3QnmaPu_fsh-lwKdAtv7gi2FPPQzxvRz&index=7 Are you a "backup" plan… Continue reading Should you have a backup plan when shifting careers?

Data & Analytics Career Mentoring

Are you a woman in STEM looking for a job?

We are very few women working in the area of data, analytics and future technologies (AI, Digital Twins, Metaverse, Blockchain and more), though the area is so exciting to work in. It is so exciting that I shifted careers to Engineering after stumbling across data strategy and finding my passion. If you are interested in… Continue reading Are you a woman in STEM looking for a job?

Data & Analytics Career Mentoring

Is an MBA Essential for a Successful Management/Executive Career?

My Alliance Manchester Business School MBA experience was worth all the investments I put into it from time, money and effort, this is why I make sure to support others and pass on this experience. As I started this article, the MBA is not an answer to all questions and is not for everyone. Read more about… Continue reading Is an MBA Essential for a Successful Management/Executive Career?