We are thrilled to bring to you the first episode of India's Most Inspiring Women Managers with Shailaja Gupta. Shailaja is currently working at Stride Pharma in the CEO's office as the Analytics Manager to spearhead digital transformation in the company. She is an alum of IIM Indore where she was in the top 5 percentile of the batch academically. Her wide array of experiences span across Project Management, Team handling, Project Execution, Strategy, Consulting and Alliances & Partnerships for analytics projects.
She upskilled herself with coding languages and Machine Learning during her maternity leave, same time when she found a network with 3k+ IIM Alumni who collaborate to help each other grow.
Connect with Shailaja - https://www.linkedin.com/in/shailajagupta
Check out IIM Community - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4mmbaJYZPad4b9it5-7Vmg
Here are the timestamps for the video:
0.00 - 1.20 What Is India's Most Inspiring Women Managers About?
1.23 - 3.29 From Low Grades In College To Acing CAT For IIM Indore
3.30 - 4.30 Accidentally Getting Into Data Analytics
4.31 - 6.31 Quitting Samsung To Embrace Motherhood
6.32 - 7.26 During Maternity, I Built A Network Of 3k+ IIM Alumni
7.27 - 8.43 During Maternity, I Learned Python, R, SQL, Tableau, Power Bi, ML
8.44 - 9.13 Job Hunting Amidst The Pandemic
9.14 - 12.16 Being Super Scared Of Coding To Mastering It
12.17 - 12.38 Career Option 1 In Data Analytics Without An MBA
12.39 - 13.00 Career Option 2 In Data Analytics Without An MBA
13.01 - 13.57 Why Learning Excel Is Not Enough
13.58 - 12.23 Career Option 3 In Data Analytics Without An MBA
12.24 - 15.13 Career Option 4 In Data Analytics Without (or with) An MBA
15.15 - 15.42 Career Option 1 In Data Analytics After An MBA
15.43 - 16.10 Career Option 2 In Data Analytics After An MBA
16.11 - 18.20 What Skills Are Needed In Which Roles
18.21 - 19.23 Career Option 3 In Data Analytics After An MBA
19.24 - 21.16 Do Companies Actively Look For Coding Ability During MBA Placements
21.17 - 24.25 Mental Health During A Data-Driven Analytics Job
24.26 - 26.21 Learnings Through The Journey
26.22 - 26.54 #SheInspiresMe Campaign Nominations Open
We invite you to nominate the next woman from your network you would like us to feature. We're looking for women managers who exemplify leadership and inspire their community. You may apply here - https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6771442454278369280
The nominators will be featured on our channel and also be awarded a 1:1 mentorship session by experienced professionals associated with InsideIIM.