Neveen Awad, the daughter of an engineer, learned early in life “how fun it was to make machines do something.” The only woman pursuing a computer science major in her graduating class at college and later a PhD, Neveen eventually realized that she did not want to spend her days coding. Now head of BCG’s Detroit office and leader of the firm’s Women in Technology initiative in North America, Neveen shares insights from her upcoming research on the impact of COVID on women in tech. She talks about why the first and second promotion for women are so critical, how paternity leave can actually be for a boon for women in leadership—and more.
This podcast from Boston Consulting Group looks around the corner of today’s big business and social issues. The goal–the so what–is to make sense of today and prepare busy leaders and executives for the day after tomorrow. This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy .