Inspiring Graduation Speech for STEM Graduates, JJ DiGeronimo, www.purposefulwoman.com JJ shared success stories with ITT graduates during their graduation.
JJ loves to support the next generation of workforce.
The entire Graduation Speech can be found here:
Cloud Computing – Next Generation IT Although many professionals have heard about cloud computing or even use it for personal documents, many are unaware of what cloud computing has to offer your business. JJ joined a panel as industry professionals to share best practices of defining, selecting and leveraging cloud to advance the bottom-line of business.
Cloud Symposium - The Evolution to the Cloud A versatile leader, JJ over-achieves in fast-paced and high-stakes environments. She is often invited to lead discussion on next generation technologies and IT initiatives. Her deep technical knowledge gives her the ability to lead teams that can quickly assess, create and execute solutions with measurable bottom-line results.
JJ has a degree in computer science from Ohio University. Over the last twenty years, she has immersed herself in technology leadership positions within Silicon Valley based companies including VMware, Inktomi and Accenture.
A Google+ hangout with the Topic: Software defined datacenter discussion: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MMGD-ISK0hU&feature=share
Accelerate Your Impact, Action Based Strategies to Pave Your Professional Path
Testimonial for Corporate Keynote
2017 Award-Winning Business Diversity Book Professional Playbook Offers Specific Strategies for Working Women
Striving for Leadership Positions and Board Seats
Professional women who aspire to advance their careers often encounter a sea of obstacles. Without a career playbook specific for women, many experience common pitfalls and corporate cultures that derail their ambitions, despite their best efforts.
In her award-winning book Accelerate Your Impact: Action-Based Strategies to Pave Your Professional Path, two-time author JJ DiGeronimo offers high-impact women a series of proven initiatives to navigate these well-known challenges.
With more than 20 years of experience in the tech industry, DiGeronimo is no stranger to navigating the twists and turns of moving from entry level to leadership positions. She learned firsthand that securing that next position, a seat on a board, or even starting a new initiative often requires women to enhance their relevance, establish new career sponsors, and expand their professional networks.
Accelerate Your Impact outlines an actionable framework, based on research, for women in any stage of their career. The book includes:
Strategies for maneuvering the professional landscape to foster future opportunities
Techniques to minimize or avoid common career pitfalls
Approaches that identify and tap into career sponsors
Tips for exploring and evaluating lateral moves
Suggestions on how to select and participate on boards
Insights on how to maneuver cultures while aligning with impactful work
In addition, personal anecdotes, examples, and stories from those who have stumbled, fallen, and succeeded provide genuine examples for professional women to maximize their career opportunities.
Keynote Speaker for Women in Tech Many companies are striving for diverse teams and leaders, yet many of these companies are struggling to keep experienced talent, and especially women, engaged and advancing into leadership. This is particularly true in technology and other related STEM roles where many experienced and effective women leave mid-career for alternative work. Through hours of research, data collection and analysis, JJ provides actionable strategies that are easy to implement that engages and aligns diverse talent to impactful results.
Keynote Speaker for Women in Leadership As the president of Tech Savvy Women, JJ has been featured in many publications and TV shows including Forbes, Fox Business, ITWorld, Career-Intelligence and theglasshammer. She has also been invited to speak at some of the largest companies and leadership events including Amazon, Symantec, VMware, Grace Hooper, NASA and Cisco.
Energetic Women Conference The Working Woman’s GPS – When the Plan to Have it All has Led You Astray”, JJ DiGeronimo
The Proven Guide for Working Women
Are you one of the 92%* of working women who say they feel overwhelmed by their professional and personal responsibilities? If so, learn the formula for doing less and achieving more. After interviewing hundreds of women, JJ
DiGeronimo shares key lessons for a successful journey. The Working Woman’s GPS provides you with the roadmap to get from where you are now to where you need to go. Like many other women, you’ll experience Val Williwams results by implementing her easy yet actionable strategies. Women who have leveraged her lessons have:
• Secured a promotion
• Chosen new careers
• Redefined their choices for a more fulfilling life
Annual WELD (Women for Economic and Leadership Development) Leadership Conference 2 Breakout Sessions – Leveraging Your Brand – Strategies to Open New Doors
200 women in management positions
Public & Private companies
From Entrepreneurs to Executives
Looking for me to provide practical tips and strategies they can leverage for noticeable results
Women Technogy Panel Women of Purpose
with founders JJ Digeronimo and Sonal Patel who are leaders and founded Women of Purpose to promote the networking, engagement, and sense of community across the women within VMware as well as our partners & customers. This year at VMworld US we had close to 400 attendees. The program included several of our senior women executives, a panel of female CIOs and a speaker from Catalyst. It was a huge success, a great networking opportunity that we now want to explore expanding into EMEA with all of you.
JJ on Live at Lakeside: TV SHOW TV Appearances
◾Tips to Embrace Change, Sept. 9, 2013
◾What To Do If Your Job is Eliminated, August 6, 2013
◾Vacation Preparation for High Impact Players, July 8, 2013liveonlake-2a
◾Career Potholes, Live on Lakeside, May 1, 2013
◾How to Be More of A Leader, Live on Lakeside, April 1, 2013
◾How to Ask for a Raise and Get it, Live on Lakeside, March 5, 2013
◾Achieving New Years Resolutions, Live on Lakeside, Jan 4, 2013
◾Preparing for an Interview, Live on Lakeside, Nov. 12, 2012
◾Making Yourself Happier at Work, Good Company WKYC, July 17, 2012
◾The Upside of Chatting with Co-Workers, Good Company WKYC, June 29, 2012
◾Tips to Start Your Own Business, Good Company, WKYC, June 1, 2012
◾Balancing Home, Life & Work, Good Company, WKYC, May 8,2012
◾Who do you choose, Indelible Impression, Time Warner & WOW, May 16, 2012
CBC Magazine Cover Articles and Contributions - http://www.purposefulwoman.com/media/articles-and-contributions/
◾6 keys to high performing IT departments, Sept. 17, 2013
◾Entrepreneurial Dialogue with JJ DiGeronimo, Flyy, Female & Fabulous, Sept. 13, 2013
◾7 things experienced CIOs and IT leaders wish they knew earlier, Sept. 7, 2013
◾Woman of the Week: JJ DiGeronimo, Aug. 12, 2013
◾5 Steps to Becoming a Master Networker, NFIB My Business, July /Aug 2013
◾The Working Woman’s GPS Shares Its Secrets for Work Life Balance, ARBITRAGE, July 13, 2013
◾Meet Woman on a Mission JJ DiGeronimo, WE Magazine for Women, April 17, 2013
◾Changing the Way We Talk About Work and Family, the glasshammer, Mar. 12, 2013
◾Stay Focused, Start Early with an Impact, Women Magazine, Dec. 10, 2012
◾The Working Woman’s GPS shares its secrets for work-life balance, JobPostings, Nov. 12, 2012
◾How Women in Technology Create a Plan for Advancement, Nov. 9, 2012
◾6 Tips for CIOs Facing a Cloud Deployment, Linux.com, Aug. 2012
◾Will cloud computing kick the IT door in for women, ITWorld, Aug 2012
◾How do You find Good People. . , Rescue A CEO, Aug 2012
◾Tips for Moms Returning to Work, Fox Business, July 2012
◾Women battle each other in quest for top jobs, SHRM, June 2012
◾Shake It Up at Work, Working Mother, June 2012
◾WITI: Navigating Success through Practical Strategy, June 2012
◾16 Things Every 30-Something Girl Needs to Know, The Blush, May 2012
◾Top 10 Needs of Small Business Owners, Independent Association of Businesses, May 2012
◾It’s a Women’s World Now, Project Eve, May 2012
◾9 Things Never to Say to Working Moms, Dawn Papandrea, Woman’s Day Magazine, April 2012
◾Keeping Your Balance Between Work, Life & Play, IAWEO, Feb 2012
◾Strategies for Using Social Media to Build Your Brand, the glasshammer, Jan 2012
Women's leadership Conference Maximizing Your Professional Brand (In-Person & Online)
Audience: Professionals who want to enhance their professional brand both in-person and online leverage social media including LinkedIn, Google+ and Twitter to create new professional opportunities.
Professionals who attend this session will walk away with:
A sharpened perspective on possibilities
Tangible actions to enhance credibility while increasing influence & opportunities
Strategies to evolve networks and initiatives to advance professional goals
Women Entrepreneur Conference Topic: Navigating Success: Manifest Your Desired Impact for Women Entrepreneurs
Audience: Women who desire to make more of an impact at work and are searching for the inside track on career advancement.
Professionals who attend this session will walk away with:
Techniques of self-awareness for professional advancement
An overview of 10 steps to becoming an impact player
Strategies to maneuver the professional landscape
Young Women in STEM Event Topic:
The Power of YOU: Impact Your Professional Path
Audience: College students, interns, new hires and organizations for young women
Young Professionals who attend this session will walk away with:
Strategies to align work projects toward desired positions
Guidance to build an effective advisory board with mentors and sponsors
Brand techniques to catapult a career forward