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Discussion with Jason Patel: Moving from Individual Contributor to Business and Strategy Leader

Full Discussion - Jason Patel: Moving from Individual Contributor to Business and Strategy Leader
I recently met with Jason Patel, Chief Technology Officer at Ensighten, to discuss moving from being an individual contributor to overseeing, leading and guiding the work of others, new challenges that one faces and what he's learned over his career.Here’s the full interview:Get the bonus Q&A with the audience by visiting GreatTechPros.com.Here are a few video clips from the d...
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UIUC Gies Business highlights Wylie Blanchard

Photo by Erin Randle: Wylie Blanchard, Gies College of Business - University of Illinois
I was recently featured in an article by the University of Illinois, Gies College of Business, highlighting what I learned as a student in the school's Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program and while attending global immersions in Germany and Brazil with my fellow MBA students. Here's an excerpt from the article titled "Blanchard Uses MBA Experience to Explore near-Shore Tech...
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Discussion with Eric Livergood: Smart Technology Road Mapping

Smart Technology Road Mapping (Full Episode) - Eric Livergood
I recently met with Eric Livergood, Chief Technology Officer for LeafLogix Technologies, to discuss how smart technology is guiding Leaflogix, and the cannabis industry.Here’s the full interview:Get the bonus Q&A with the audience by visiting GreatTechPros.com.Here are a few video clips from the discussion:What does Smart Technology Roadmapping Mean?Smart T...
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Discussion with Teneika Askew: Empowering Decision Making with Data Visualization

Empowering Decision Making Data Visualization (Full Episode) Teneika Askew - Great Tech Pros
I recently met with Teneika Askew, Head of People Analytics at Mozilla, to discuss how to utilize data for effective visualization and creating data stories that enable decision-makers to take action.Here’s the full interview:Get the bonus Q&A with the audience by visiting  GreatTechPros.com.Here are some short video clips of topics discussed:What has changed in Business ...
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Destroying the Glass Ceiling: Lotus Buckner panel discussion

Lotus Buckner: Real People Real Talk - Virtual Roundtable: Destroying the Glass Ceiling - Wylie Blanchard
I recently participated in Lotus Bucker's #RealPeople #RealTalk – Virtual Roundtable on Destroying the Glass Ceiling.In this discussion, we explored the challenges that are place that prevent people from obtaining the career success that they're working toward, the obstacles that are in place that lock people out of the sales cycle when working to close deals with their high-profile clients ...
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Discussion with Sanford Hess: Government Information Technology Management and Change

Government Information Technology Management and Change - Sanford Hess
I recently met with Sanford Hess, IT Director for the City of Urbana, to discuss Government Information Technology Management, change within government IT, enhancing the relationship between people and government, career opportunities and more. Here’s the full interview:Get the bonus Q&A with the audience by visiting GreatTechPros.com.Here are some short video clips of t...
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Discussion with Susanne Tedrick: Developing a Game Plan to Thrive as Technology Evolves

Wylie Blanchard | Susanne Tedrick: Developing a Game Plan to Thrive as Technology Evolves - Full Episode
I recently met with Susanne Tedrick, Cloud Solution Specialist, to learn how women of color can jump-start, transition to or further evolve their career in technology, her new book Women of Color in Tech: A Blueprint for Inspiring and Mentoring the Next Generation of Technology Innovators, and how tech professionals can stay relevant in today’s rapidly evolving job market.Here’s the full int...
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Discussion with Chris Hyde: Making a Difference with Data Analytics

Making Difference Data Analytics Full Episode: Chris Hyde
I met with Chris Hyde, SQL Server BI and Data Science Consultant to learn about his career as a data professional and his journey into data science. In this interview Chris shares how data can make a difference in people's lives, how there has been an increase use of statistics in data science and advice on how others can begin their career into data analytics.Here's the full interview:...
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5 cloud security concepts that non-technical technology professionals should understand

Source: Blue Coat Photos (Secure Cloud - Data Security - Cyber Security)
I recently had a conversation with colleagues who work in roles related to Cloud Technology but not in a technical capacity. Our conversation focused on Cloud Security - why it is important and what key concepts they should understand.Why it is important.For those working with Cloud Technology, but not in a technical capacity, it may not be your core responsibility to answer deep-...
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