Tech Challenges and Empowering Change

By Janine Crosbie

On this episode of Code Bytes, Stephen is joined by Janine Crosbie, Belfast Site Lead and VP of Engineering at Mintel.

We uncover Janine’s journey, including the hurdles she has overcome as a female in the tech industry, and discover her strategies for fostering growth, building exceptional teams, and addressing the challenges faced by the industry.

She highlights the challenges faced in the tech industry, such as redundancies and cyber threats, emphasising the need for clear goals, enhanced security measures, and diversity and inclusion to attract and retain more women.

Janine advises engineers to stay curious, set personal goals, build connections, choose compatible cultures and leaders, and embrace new opportunities while ensuring employees feel valued and contribute to the company's vision.

Thank you Janine for joining us on Code Bytes!


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