Friday Feb 19, 2016

5 Leadership Tips from a Rookie Manager

I accepted this role at Oracle, because of the interactions I shared with my manager. He gave me that gut feeling that #lifeatOracle would be tough, but that he believed in me and my ideas. Fast forward a year, this feeling couldn't be truer.  My ideas are heard and actioned. My voice has a podium. My actions are appreciated. I am trusted and I have grown immensely because of it. I had this idea a few months after joining Oracle, of building an internal Recruitment Branding team. My boss agreed and I spent the next 3 months interviewing, hiring, onboarding and training.

Not having been a manager before, here are the 5 things I learned on my first year at Oracle.

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Friday Jan 15, 2016

Learning to Lead

Leadership has become one of those qualities that are crucial to business. However, becoming a leader is not an easy process in my time as Employer Branding Lead for Latin America there a few lessons I’ve learned, that have helped me be successful and set the foundation for bigger and better projects. It’s a tough journey, but it’s definitively worth making. 

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Wednesday Nov 25, 2015

Oracle GHCI 2015 – When Empowered Women Empower Other Women (II)

In our quest to support women empowerment, we’ve challenged some of our colleagues in Oracle India to share the stories of their business path: the drive for career success, the challenges they faced in the IT male-dominated industry and their mentoring vision to other women technologists. This week we interviewed two inspirational women – Anandhi Sridharan and Srilakshmi Ramachandra – who engage and lead with power and grace in tech-related leadership roles. 

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Thursday Dec 12, 2013

Daniela Becker-Russell scoops top award at the International Women In Sales Awards 2013 in London

Daniela Becker-Russell was recognised as the Most Distinguished Sales Woman at the International Women in Sales Awards held on 4th December at the Savoy in London. The Women in Sales Awards recognises the most exemplary women in Sales across Europe in eight different business sectors. The awards were designed to bring a greater awareness of the benefits of gender diversity in sales and in executive sales leadership teams.

Not only did Daniela win the category of Best Woman in Software Sales 2013 but she was also awarded the top accolade for most distinguished Sales Woman of the Year, winning a Golf TDI for a year.

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