An impressive group of women in business and IT attended the 2019 Women in Tech Forum in Houghton, Johannesburg in August 2019. We asked them about their mentors, and the role these relationships play in their business life.
In the spirit of women’s month BCX hosted a Women in Tech forum at the Houghton Hotel in Johannesburg in August. The room was full of vibrant and talented professional women from different sectors and industries.
We asked several of the business and IT leaders who attended our Women in Tech Forum what Digitalization means to them. Here’s what they had to say.
According to Daleen Meinhardt, executive for managed payroll services and SaaS at BCX, this is all changing now, with the digital revolution beginning to focus on the human resources (HR), or people, aspect of an enterprise.
When you’re stressed, the hormones adrenaline and cortisol are released. Because of this, your blood pressure and heart rate rise, your breathing quickens, muscles tighten, glucose and fats are released into the bloodstream and the senses and concentration become sharper.
As a trained clinical psychologist, Hope Lukoto’s journey into the technology sector may not have followed the usual routes. But it has made her passionate about how much technology can transform business and how employees feel valued and engaged.