The 3 keys to finding a career sponsor

In my last blog I wrote about career sponsorship as a way to retain talented women in the technology field and there are many articles, books, and helpful tips available on its importance.

Published on: May 26th, 2015 Shann McGrail

ITWC president joins Women in Communications and Technology board

IT World Canada president and CEO Fawn Annan is one of seven new board members of Women in Communications and Technology (WCT), the organization announced Wednesday. WCT is a not-for-profit organization that works across

Published on: February 25th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

CDN Women of the IT Channel Ecosystem 2014: Leaders


Published on: November 28th, 2014 CDN Staff

CDN Digital Edition delves into Dell’s huge channel bet

In this edition of the CDN Digital magazine Cheryl Cook, Dell channel chief, outlines the vendor's $125 million channel investment. The other big news came all the way from China as Huawei makes an investment of

Published on: November 24th, 2014 CDN Staff

Women of the Channel: A CDN Slideshow Special

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Published on: August 30th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Women should ‘raise their hand up with confidence’

By Corinne Sharp, president of Sharp Perspective Inc. It was an honor to be part of the #CDNWomen Twitter Chat last week with IT World Canada, Computer Dealer News and Jennifer Johnson of

Published on: June 4th, 2014 CDN Staff

Follow Friday: #CDNWomen Twitter chat stars

Our just concluded Twitter chat on the issue of women and leadership roles in IT was one of our more engaging and eye opening Twitter chats. We’d like to thank all those who

Published on: May 29th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

#CDNWomen – A CDN Twitter chat

With women taking on more leadership roles in the workplace, there's been a lot of discussion around getting women to "lean in" and to take their places at the helms of their organizations.

Published on: May 16th, 2014 Candice So

Westcon bolsters diversity with new executive appointments

Westcon Group, a global value added distributor of communications, data centre and security solutions, today announced the appointment of two women to top positions in the company. The appointment Cathy Jassup, former chief

Published on: May 6th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

High tech women leaders are getting social

The IT industry would not be the same without the contribution of women. Some of the amazing women have helped the IT industry grow into what it is today. In this article we

Published on: August 14th, 2013 Wolston Lobo

Microsoft WPC Notebook: Imitating IBM, Max Long on crutches and raising money for a good cause

HOUSTON -- Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference wrapped up in Houston on Thursday with the regional keynotes -- next stop, Washington DC in July 2014. Thursday was the regional keynotes, and I have a

Published on: July 12th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Women in IT shouldn’t be Superwoman, but they do need a bat shield: Julie Parrish

HOUSTON – Speaking at the International Association of Microsoft Channel Partners’ Women in Technology charity luncheon at Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference on Wednesday, NetApp CMO Julie Parrish told women they have to resist

Published on: July 11th, 2013 Jeff Jedras