#GITCatalyst Speaker series: Q&A with Louise Alphonso

Posted: 04.28.2018

In 2013, Louise Alphonso faced redundancy but that did not stop this go-getter from picking herself up and seeking new opportunities. Today, as REA Group’s Program Manager, Louise looks after programs to support the group’s tech community. We caught up with Louise to learn about her motivations, her lessons...

#GITCatalyst Speaker series: Q&A with Monique Marrow

Posted: 04.21.2018

Monique Marrow has a goal – to change the world in this digital age, where transparency and the individual are at the centre of that universe. It’s a goal that every techpreneur aspires to reach, and one that has been pushed into the spotlight even more so recently. Monique, however,...

#GITCatalyst Speaker series: Q&A with Alysha Naples

Posted: 04.20.2018

Get to know your Catalyst Speaker Alysha Naples before you see her on the 30th of May. Two years ago, Alysha Naples decided to make a change for herself. By that point, she had over 20 years of experience in design under her belt, starting out as a graphic designer,...

#GITCatalyst Speaker series: Q&A with Patrycja Slawuta

Posted: 04.16.2018

As the countdown for the first Australian Catalyst Conference gets closer we wanted to introduce you to same of the incredible speakers who will be inspire and energise May 30th and 31st. One of our international speaks is Patrycja Slawuta founder of SelfHackathon from New York. Social psychologist Patrycja Slawuta has...

Love ‘em where they’re at

Posted: 03.01.2018

I’ve recently been getting into watching those live makeup tutorials online, which is weird considering I don’t wear makeup often and when I do, it’s minimal. Also, weird given my preference for consuming non-fiction or at least semi-educational brain fodder. So I was reflecting on this and wondering what...

Don’t be the Cool Start Up Girl

Posted: 02.06.2018

“Men always say that as the defining compliment, don’t they? She’s a cool girl...Cool Girls are above all hot. Hot and understanding. Cool Girls never get angry; they only smile in a chagrined, loving manner and let their men do whatever they want. Go ahead, shit on me, I...

Fostering an Ecosystem for Women in Tech

Posted: 01.08.2018

  Our very own MD Susan Brown was featured in Grow Magazine to understand the Girls in Tech mission and what it provides for Australian women. It all started with Adriana Gascoigne’s mission to get more women involved and empowered in the technology industry. No stranger to the tech scene, Gascoigne has...

Why mentors matter

Posted: 09.18.2017

Everyone needs mentors, whether they are connected to work or are a trusted confidant. These people can help you navigate the complexities of both work and life by being an active sounding board and advisor. Interestingly, the majority of leaders have mentors who advise and guide them on their...