Pass it Forward: Practical Tips for Women Who Want to Thrive in Tech
On Tuesday 22nd June we will be hosting an interactive panel discussion sharing experiences of our Women in leadership or […]
from 6:00 pm
to 7:15 pm
06:30 pm BST 01:30 pm EDT
In an increasingly tough job market, showcasing our value is becoming more important than ever. Yet so often we undersell ourselves or hesitate to take – or make – great opportunities. Why?
In this session we’ll explore how to spot and overcome common ‘self-trip-ups’, plus some simple but effective techniques to maximise personal brand.
“The minute you settle for less than you deserve,
you get even less than you settled for.”
– Maureen Dowd
Emma Cannon is the Head of People at Duco Technology, one of Tech Nation’s prestigious ‘Future Fifty’ companies.
After starting out as a recruiter sourcing temps for factories, Emma built a 20-year career in HR across tech, legal and financial services companies. She holds post-graduate qualifications in HR, and has specialised in employee relations and organisational development. She has received external awards for her work from trade unions and employment charities. Emma is also a volunteer interview coach at SmartWorks, an organisation which supports disadvantaged women back into the workplace.