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Jennifer Morgan: A Leader Who Knows the Way, Goes the Way, and Shows the Way

How does a company with the vision of “making the world run better” run itself?We asked Jennifer Morgan, president of the global software provider SAP’s North American branch. In the U.S. and Canada, the company has more than 20,000 employees and 110,000 customers across 25 different industries. Morgan was named president in May 2014, and has since led SAP North America’s rapid shift to the cloud while helping customers achieve growth in the digital economy………….
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The 30 Most Influential Women in Business

Komal Goyal | Managing Partner & CEO | 6e Technologies - Insights Success

Komal Goyal: Proponent of Women in Technology

Before founding her own company, Komal Goyal, Managing Partner and CEO of 6e Technologies, worked with many consulting companies. While acquiring experience in market, she felt that most of the industry was not putting...
Marianne Kirkegaard | President & CEO | CSM bakery Solutions - Insights Success

Marianne Kirkegaard: “It Comes Down to One Word”

The spark that ignites a person's passion for business can come from anywhere.  For Marianne Kirkegaard, the newly elected President and Chief Executive Officer of CSM Bakery Solutions, her passion for business is a...
Christine Furstoss | Technical Director | GE Global Research - Insights Success

Christine Furstoss: The Change Enabler of GE

When you want to be successful in business, the dreams behind it must be big.  Believing this philosophy, Christine Furstoss started her career 27 years ago as an engineer with General Electric (GE); a...
Monica C. Smith | Founder & CEO | i.Predictus - Insights Success

Monica C. Smith: Believer of “Diversity Drives Innovation”

If you fear the unknown, you can’t find success. That, at least, is one definition of what separates the entrepreneur from everyone else. And it perfectly sums up the driving spirit of Monica C....
Nancy Fitzgerald | President & CEO | iLendingDIRECT - Insights Success

Nancy Fitzgerald: An Innovative Business Leader

Whether entrepreneurs are born or made, is an unending debate that everyone has a different opinion on. Regardless of where you stand, it is clear, entrepreneurs strive to help mankind and make the world...
Sonja Wilkerson | SVP Human Resources | Infinera - Insights Success

Sonja Wilkerson: An Introvert Who Made to the Top

While extroverts are likely to gain their energy in social situations, introverts typically recharge through isolation and feel drained from too much stimulation. It might be easy to assume that those who gravitate towards the spotlight...
Debra Rozier | Founder & CEO | Inovitech - Insights Success

Debra Rozier: Cultivating Product Innovation and Strategic Solution

Being a great admirer of Steve Jobs’ quote, “Here’s to the crazy ones. The Rebels. The troublemakers. The ones who see things differently.  While some may see them as the crazy ones, we see...
Gilli Coston | Vice President of Carrier & Partner Marketing | KORE Wireless Group - Insights Success

Gilli Coston: A Leader Empowering Women

An expert in driving strategic programs and extremely skillful in building commercial partnership, Gilli Coston was looking for an opportunity to join a winning team, and then she found KORE Wireless Group. Along with...
Siouxsie Jennett | Founder & CEO | Mambo Media - Insights Success

Siouxsie Jennett: A Problem Solver

Siouxsie Jennett, Founder and CEO of Mambo Media, was always fond of science and math in school, but the sometimes sterile and predictable nature of a career in the technical fields was not appealing...
Kim Gibbons | Chief Marketing Officer | NetNumber - Insights Success

Kim Gibbons: Passion for Work and Life

Steve Jobs once said “The only way to do great work is to love what you do.”  This is the driving force for Kim Gibbons, Chief Marketing Officer, NetNumber. In three years, Kim has...
Nina Simosko | CEO & President | NTT Innovation Institute (NTT i3) - Insights Success

Nina Simosko- An Optimistic Enterpriser

Nina was about 12 years old when she read a book titled, ‘A Woman of Substance,’ in which the protagonist, Emma Harte, made quite an impression on her. For unknown reasons, she felt strongly...
Connie Mckeage | CEO | OneVue - Insights Success

Connie Mckeage: A Vision Driven Leader

As any entrepreneur knows, it is not a choice, but when the vision grabs them, they are driven to execute it. As Elon Musk says, ‘building a business is like chewing on glass and...
Jamie Holden | COO | PeopleAdmin - Insights Success

Jamie Holden: Leading a mission to serve

It’s not surprising to find Jamie Holden leading the charge for “amazing” customer service at the top talent management software company for education. As Chief Operations Officer at PeopleAdmin, Inc. for almost two years,...
Mashal Dhawan | Chief Marketing Officer/VP Marketing | Smart Utility Systems

Mashal Dhawan: Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) /VP Marketing at SUS

Mashal Dhawan was always fascinated by brands and their style to lure the consumer’s minds. It so happened that, after completing her Engineering degree in Computer Science along with Executive Management from IIM Calcutta,...
JoAnn Covington | SVP, General Counsel & Chief Privacy Officer | Rocket Fuel - Insights Success

JoAnn Covington: Leader Responding to Her Instincts

Most influential journeys start when a person’s instinct suggests a different path. Believing and following her instinct, JoAnn Covington, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer of Rocket Fuel sets an another...
Ismat Aziz | Senior Vice President, human Resources | Sprint - Insights Success

Ismat Aziz: Synthesizing Career with Passion

For decades, women have been paving the path for entrepreneurs in every single industry. One such woman who has made a significant mark in the business world and has built a world-renowned brand through...
Carme Artigas | Founder | Synergic Partners - Insights Success

Carme Artigas: An Innovator who’s Making a Difference

The urge to change the world with the zeal for innovation is the power that drives innovative people in the world. With the same gusto, i.e. to make an impact in the progress of...
Lise Lapointe | President | Terranova WW Corporation - Insights Success

Lise Lapointe: Successful Woman Entrepreneur in Cybersecurity

Lise Lapointe is the President of Terranova, a privately held company incorporated in 2001. Business is in her blood, as her grandmother and father were also business people. Lise says, “I guess it runs...
Jodi Cicci: Unique Entrepreneur with Strong Determination - Insights Success

Jodi Cicci: Unique Entrepreneur with Strong Determination

Jodi Cicci, President & CEO of TOP Step Consulting is a high energy and accomplished speaker and facilitator for professional services organizations to become operationally efficient by establishing standard business practices and deploying automation tools....
Mary Kotch | Chief Information Officer | Validus Holdings, Ltd - Insights Success

Mary Kotch: Serving the Market as a ‘Change Agent’

Change Agent: “a person from inside or outside the organization who helps an organization transform itself by focusing on such matters as organizational effectiveness, improvement, and development.” If an example is needed to better understand...

CXO Standpoint

Gender Sensitivity and Sexual Harassment of Women at the Workplace

What is gender sensitivity? Is it the same as gender equality? Are workplaces in today’s India gender sensitive? Is sexual harassment of women in the workplace on the rise? These are some of the...

IT and Communication Trends for Critical Infrastructure

Critical infrastructure such as electric, gas and water utilities rely on Information and Communications Technology (ICT) solutions to deliver reliable, efficient and affordable services throughout the world. UTC is the trusted resource for ICT...

Business Spotlight

Women in Business Changing Scenarios Gradually - Insights Success

Women in Business Changing Scenarios Gradually

Women as compared to men don’t get the exposure which is required from the time they are born to be a wise decision maker. Parents and families have been always conservative when it comes...

Chalk-Talk

Merits Metamorphosing Women into Successful Business Women - Insights Success

Merits Metamorphosing Women into Successful Business Women

There were and there are many successful business women in various industries. Let it be fashion, politics, business, music, entertainment or science, there are some names which come on the tip of our tongue,...

Industry Concern

Empowering Women in Business Leadership Positions - Insights Success

Empowering Women in Business Leadership Positions

The question is “why”, instead of having tons of laws made for gender equality in business, women are still missing from the chair of top management, all over the globe? The situation clearly shows...