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Episode 10: Mentoring For a Better Future with Iva Peric-Lightfoot.
Iva has spent the last 25 years in IT with a focus on IT security and IT channel management. In this episode, Iva draws attention to the challenges women face in IT and the gender inequality that still exists. One of the biggest issues she feels is the lack of mentorship.
Episode 11: Speaking Up with Emily Nichols
Emily Nichols is a professional engineer with more than 15 years of experience in manufacturing and innovation, on the shop floor, in management, and as a consultant. In this episode, Emily speaks about the importance of having a voice in different ways such as communicating with those you work with and why human skills such as empathy and connection matter so much in problem-solving.
Episode 12: We Can Help Your Mom with Emily Jones Joanisse and Tasneem (Tas) Damen
Emily Jones Joanisse and Tasneem (Tas) Damen are both co-founders of Connected Canadians, a new non-profit focused on connecting older adults with free technology training and support. They started this “side-hustle” after years of being asked to help people’s moms with IT issues. Throughout the episode, Tas and Emily speak about their very unique observations about their careers in tech and their journey creating Connected Canadians.