How to Accelerate Your Careers – Senior Leaders Share Their Tips

How to Accelerate Your Careers – Senior Leaders Share Their Tips

In this episode of the podcast series “She Talks Tech”, senior leaders share their tips for the top. Learn how to accelerate your career from people who actually made it.

Today we hear from a group of incredible senior leaders:

Margarete McGrath

Chief Digital Officer, Dell Technologies UK & Ireland.

Margarete is a champion of diversity in digital and a strong advocate of STEM. She is big believer in female entrepreneurship and green technology and she is an advocate of Mental Health and Wellbeing in Dell.

Joanne Obstoj

Managing Director at Goldman Sachs (at time of podcast)
now Director of Engineering, Google

Prior to Google Joanna spent nearly 14 years at Goldman Sachs. She is heavily involved in diversity initiatives and always aspires to lead and be part of inclusive teams.

Steve Allen

Chief Operation Officer, Barclays

Steve has held a range of operational leadership and strategic change roles, as well as been a Board Director and a founding member of a senior advisory counsel; he is an ambassador for Julia’s House, a hospice for families with children.

The panel will be discussing strategies that can be used to accelerate your career – focussing on:

the importance of networking

mentoring relationships



playing to your strengths whilst remaining authentic

She Talks Tech

WeAreTechWomen brings their first series of podcasts called “She Talks Tech”. This podcast series offers stories, lessons and tips from some of the top women (and men!) in tech. From robotics and drones, to fintech, neurodiversity and coronavirus apps; these incredible speakers are opening up to talk about the latest information on tech.


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