Mentor Match Reflections

Today’s episode is a little bit different. We’re talking to some of the participants of our first Mentor Match cohort: Medina Tochi Ajro, Madihah Akhtar, Muna Ali, Damilola Odumosu, and Sadiya Zackria. The three-month cohort recently finished, and you’ll hear their reflections on their mentoring experience. Listen To Today’s Episode Key Lessons from this Episode […]

We become more confident when we see people like us succeed

Today on Tech Sisters Stories we’re excited to have Iliana Montauk and Mai Temraz from Manara. Manara is a social impact startup whose mission is to unlock human potential and diversify the global tech sector while uplifting the economies of the Middle East & North Africa (MENA), with a focus on Palestine and women. Iliana […]

Sherifat Akintunde-Shitu – Be yourself and stand out. Represent you, because no one else will

Today on Tech Sisters Stories we’re excited to have Sherifat Akintunde-Shitu. Sherifat is a Data Management Consultant at Accenture and has a decade of experience in managing and unlocking actionable insights from data. Mentoring is a high priority for Sherifat and she volunteers as a mentor with Muslim Women Connect, Reed, Black in Data, and […]

Zakia Abdullah – The Scariest Decision Of My Life Was The Best One I Ever Made

Today on Tech Sisters Stories we’re excited to have Zakia Abdullah. Zakia is an award-winning character artist who creates characters and concepts for the game industry. She draws inspiration from her culture, experiences, and curiosity in order to make impactful work. She’s committed to improving ethnic diversity in the games industry and recently served as […]

Khaulat Abdulhakeem – What’s the secret to success in tech? Be proactive and inquisitive!

Today on Tech Sisters Stories we have Khaulat Abdulhakeem! Khaulat is a tech career coach, instructor, and speaker who loves helping students and recent graduates choose and navigate their dream tech careers.  Additionally, Khaulat is the founder of where she provides helpful resources, career and product consultation, and interviews with tech industry experts. Khaulat […]

Fatima Zohra Benhamida — Never Stop Working On Your Amazing Dreams

Fatima Zohra Benhamida is a cheerful and creative lecturer with over a decade of scientific research and higher education experience. She enjoys guiding her students with a clear and practical process to build their projects and easily understand new knowledge. As a researcher, she uses her sense of innovation and problem solving to create better […]

5 Ways You Can Find The Perfect Mentor

Mentor, in Ancient Greek mythology, was entrusted by Odysseus to look after and educate his son, Telemachus, when he left for the Trojan War. Due to this relationship, the word “mentor” became a part of Latin languages and is widely used to describe the relationships in which we are now very familiar. Relationships whereby a […]

From Biomedical Student to Tech Speaker – Interview with Ramla Anshur

Ramla is a life-long student who is passionate about learning about technology and how digital transformation can empower businesses and communities, and particularly healthcare. As a STEM ambassador, she enjoys sharing her knowledge with peers, mentoring younger children to encourage their exploration of opportunities, and attending BAME/Women in Tech events to further expand her knowledge […]