Senior Leadership is Calling – Here’s How to Get There

with Gavriella Schuster

9:00 am PST/12:00 pm EST
September 29, 2023

Senior Leadership is Calling –
Here’s How to Get There

Senior Leadership isn’t for everyone. In fact, it’s for a select few. To tip the scales in our favor, former Microsoft Corporate Vice President Gavriella Schuster will share the comprehensive formula she used to evaluate the readiness of her leaders across her organization of 4,000 partner digital transformation professionals. She will share 11 specific strategies to compete for these coveted roles, with been-there-done-that stories to back them up. 

In this session, you will learn:

  • Embrace Negotiation, it’s a Given: We all have to do it, Gavriella gives you key points to get you to where you want to be
  • Be an Experience Collector: Learn how to say no and embrace new opportunities
  • Take Risks and Make Mistakes: from big risks to small, always learn and be accountable.

Gavriella's Story

With over 30 years of experience as a former C-Level Microsoft Executive, Gavriella has led multi-billion dollar portfolios, driven digital transformations, and launched numerous products. Gavriella serves as a Board Director for Women Executives Channel Advisory Network (WECAN), and has founded the Women in Technology (WiT) Network and Women in Cloud. She has also been recognized with awards and a TEDx talk on achieving gender equity. In 2023, Gavriella launched an interactive learning experience called RALI to empower everyone to become allies.

Gavriella is on a mission for gender equity in high tech, urging companies for their allyship, support, and commitment to make a difference. The combination of digital transformation and the pandemic has worsened gender inequality in tech. This urgent situation calls for action. 

Career AcceratHER

Key Benefits Await You

Essential Leadership Skills

Immerse yourself in our unique ‘Office Hours’ sessions, confidential quarterly cohorts, mentorship, and networking events. Engage deeply in pivotal subjects like honing financial acumen, cultivating executive presence, and leading with unwavering confidence. These skills are directly tailored to the challenges and responsibilities of senior leadership roles.

Guidance from
Accomplished Leaders

What sets WECAN’s Career AcceleratHER apart is access to our Inner Circle: distinguished VP and C-level female tech executives who provide exclusive access to their wealth of experience and success. Their wisdom serves as a roadmap, inspiring you to unleash your full potential and confidently navigate your journey to senior leadership.

Vibrant Professional Community:

Networking with kindred spirits and collaborating with industry veterans forms a cornerstone of our program. As we strive to redefine gender dynamics in tech leadership, this supportive community becomes your foundation, ensuring you are never alone in your pursuit.

Your path to shaping a diverse and inclusive tech industry starts here.

Actualize your potential, fuel industry-wide innovation, and champion a future of tech leadership that values equality. Secure your place now and propel yourself into a transformative journey with the Career AcceleratHER Program.

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