Learning from Allison Ballmer
We talked to Allison Ballmer, SVP, Strategy and Corporate Development, Agilent Technologies about dealing with imposter syndrome and aha moments. Allison has often been the only woman in the room and often the youngest. As a result she is dedicated to advocating for women and minorities. She firmly believes leadership is an inside job and uses her influence in how she shows up versus what she knows. Learn more about her wish list for 2021.
Celebrating Women Transforming Industries
Accenture and Springboard Enterprises, a leading network of influencers, investors and innovators dedicated to building high-growth companies led by women, are excited to celebrate "Women Transforming Industries". b.well, Medable, Obsess, and Reflaunt are leveraging technology to advance the retail, health, and life sciences industries with ground-breaking innovations.
Through Accenture Ventures — which makes targeted equity investments in emerging technology startups and matches their capabilities with the business needs and priorities of Accenture’s clients — we’ve worked hand-in-hand with several Springboard companies and are excited about their contributions to the business landscape. Helping build high-growth innovative companies is part of Accenture’s DNA, and we’ve been impressed by how these executives are leading the way.
Accenture and Springboard share a common commitment to gender parity and together we’ll help propel the growth of women-led companies like these.
Accenture’s Frances Bruce speaks with leading innovator Dr. Michelle Longmire, CEO of Medable, about invention in healthcare and the human experience.