EX-EPIC: Facing Career Challenges as IT and Cybersecurity Evolve
with your Host Crystal Grant, Advisor Interviewing Pratibha Aphale, VP.BISO from
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After 20 years in the Technology space, Pratibha Aphale looks back with Crystal Grant on gaining confidence, having a voice and a seat at the table as Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) becomes an important Enterprise focus.
Being methodical and biting off one piece at a time, Pratibha recommends being patient and knowing when an opportunity arises to move the needle and make a difference.
We are in a time of enormous transformation, both personally and within our careers. There are many opportunities within your personal and career eco-arena if you are aware of the signs. Pay attention and move your own needle by picking your opportunities well to shine. Become a consistent and constant learner.
With a background in Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) knowing “going in” that M&A is more complex than you believe as Enterprises acquire. The Acquisition’s Technology footprint including people, processes and assets can be a major part of the evaluation process. The effective processes that are currently in-place for the company being acquired i.e., IT and Cybersecurity controls may create value for the acquisition or may become liabilities. M&A should not be a distraction for the Enterprises daily activities as they continue to move forward. Clear goals from the M&A team along with establishing trust can be more effective when early meetings are in person. For without trust, integrations don’t typically
Meet these two dynamic Executive Women, opening doors for a more vibrant and