In the past I used this analogy of data being the new oil in several presentations in the context of showing people that there was an awful lot of it to manage. But that was before I thought about it. Continue reading Is data really new oil?
Did an interesting chat recently with some lovely folks – Renée Gallant from @SheLovesData and Felipe Flores from @DataFuturology – about career paths and diversity in data. Continue reading Career Aspirations Post Pandemic: What Every Hiring Manager Needs to Know
Had the pleasure of joining Jason Tan on his The Analytics Show podcast for a chat about data governance. It was a wide ranging discussion and covered a lot of ground, including: The importance of data governance for any kind of organisation. 5 questions to ask yourself while building your data governance program. How the higher education industry has been progressing in terms using data … Continue reading Why Data Governance Is the Cornerstone for Data and Analytics
Yesterday I took part in a discussion at a Table Talk session for Microsoft Ignite on what makes a compelling hire. My co-hosts were Lars Klint, Robert Crane, Hamish Watson, Janaka Rangama (thanks to Lars for the screenshot below). A huge thanks also to everyone who joined in and to my lovely co-hosts. The chat was lively and some of the excellent answers and advice … Continue reading Table Talk: What makes someone a compelling hire?
Honoured to have been named as one of the 2020 Business of Data Top 100 Innovators in Data and Analytics by Corinium Global Intelligence. Thank-you to the team at Corinium for the nomination. Again, a huge thank-you to my team at UNSW who are the ones that bring my crazy ideas to life. The full report is available here. “Welcome to the 2020 Business of … Continue reading Nominated: Corinium 2020 Business of Data Top 100 Innovators in #Data and #Analytics
Spoke about the data foundations for the future of digital transformation in higher education at the recent ADMA Data Week 2020 Continue reading Modelling Higher Education’s digital future
“Don’t start a podcast during a pandemic” they said…
So Annie Parker and I decided to start a podcast. Continue reading Starting a podcast during COVID19
The next guest on Conversations with Annie & Kate is an old friend, Annalie Killian. She was once a catalyst for magic at a large financial services organisation is an active innovator, connector of interesting people at global scale, and change-maker. Continue reading Interview: changemaker & innovator Annalie Killian
Our next episode of the Conversations with Annie & Kate is up now. This time our guest was a long time friend of mine, Damana Madden. Apart from having the coolest headphones, Damana has diverse experience working across many industries as a software engineer, and has some strongly held opinions (yet is open to reason). She founded Girl Geek Dinners in Australia/New Zealand and describes … Continue reading Interview with Geek Diva: Damana Madden
It is a great honour to be among the women on the 2020 List of Global Data Power Women and it is due to the work of my great data team at UNSW for their hard work and dedication in bringing my ideas to life. Continue reading CDO Magazine Announces Its 2020 List of Global Data Power Women