First and foremost, I’d like to acknowledge the fear, frustration, or confusion that can happen when you’re looking for a job, especially for expats. I’ve been an expat and immigrant in many places (having lived and worked all around the world), so I definitely empathize with your context. I’d like you to shift perspectives to[…]
Madhura Dudhgaonkar is the Head of ML Engineering at Workday where she focuses on search organization, data science organization, and machine learning platform organization. Madhura sat down with us to share her journey from expat to engineer and her advice for working in Machine Learning. Welcome to The Expat Woman, Madhura. Thank you for answering[…]
As Mother’s Day approaches, we are excited to chat with Olga V. Mack, an incredible professional and mother. Olga V. Mack is a startup advisor, nationally-recognized author, public speaker, an award-winning general counsel, women’s advocate, and entrepreneur. She is an inspiration and advocate for women everywhere trying to create successful careers. She is an adjunct[…]
I tend to approach these types of events leading with genuine curiosity, open and interested in learning, and being helpful/supportive, rather than ‘networking.’ This way, the connections usually follow either because of shared interest/style, curiosity, challenge, or relevant experience and expertise that would lead to a follow-up conversation.