JJ DiGeronimo, Leadership-Diversity-Tech

JJ DiGeronimo, Leadership-Diversity-Tech

JJ DiGeronimo - Motivational Speaker

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Career Advancement| Leadership| Author| Women| Girls in STEM

Repeat bookings, fantastic testimonials, two award-winning books, & custom keynotes are indicators of the type of speaker you are hiring. JJ's vibrant and engaging approach leaves audiences wanting more of her action based strategies.

Fee Range: $5,000 - $7,500
Travels from Cleveland, OH (US)

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JJ DiGeronimo, Leadership-Diversity-Tech
JJ DiGeronimo - Motivational Speaker

1-800-874-7006 contact@techsavvywomen.net

Career Advancement| Leadership| Author| Women| Girls in STEM

Repeat bookings, fantastic testimonials, two award-winning books, & custom keynotes are indicators of the type of speaker you are hiring. JJ's vibrant and engaging approach leaves audiences wanting more of her action based strategies.

Fee Range: $5,000 - $7,500
Travels from Cleveland, OH

JJ DiGeronimo, Leadership-Diversity-Tech - Motivational Speaker

JJ DiGeronimo, Leadership-Diversity-Tech

1-800-874-7006 contact@techsavvywomen.net

Career Advancement| Leadership| Author| Women| Girls in STEM

Repeat bookings, fantastic testimonials, two award-winning books, & custom keynotes are indicators of the type of speaker you are hiring. JJ's vibrant and engaging approach leaves audiences wanting more of her action based strategies.

Fee Range: $5,000 - $7,500
Travels from: Cleveland, OH

For more information about booking JJ DiGeronimo, Leadership-Diversity-Tech,
Visit https://www.speakermatch.com/profile/jjdigeronimo/
Or call SpeakerMatch at 1-866-372-8768.

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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: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9XytrMCVM8g&feature=share&list=UURWXe1iOUx3FCAfqZ3kircA

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

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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

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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