The tech industry is a male-dominated place, but it shouldn't make women less eager to enter this field. Young girls should be motivated and empowered to choose this path, which would result in an increase of women in technology in the next ten to fifteen years.
Rita Patel Jackson is a versatile woman whose goal is to keep empowering other females to follow their dreams and overcome the fear of public speaking. She used to work for great companies, including IBM and GE Healthcare. The rich experience she has gained has helped her excel in what she does now - product marketing.
In this episode of the Taking the Lead podcast, Christina Brady and Rita Patel Jackson talk about women's position in technology, what young women need to be heard, and how marketers and sales teams should join their forces towards a common goal - the customer.