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TARATALKS are STEM-Winding Webinars with Women who Matter

Conversations That Change Lives



We launched our TARATALKS webinars so members (and non-members, for now!) can connect with inspiring women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Plus, women who excel in economics, social sciences and finances. (Now you know what STEM + means!) Register below for one of our FREE upcoming webinars. At Gotara we’re all about giving our members the best career advice they need to supercharge their STEM+ careers. 

Have a specific career advice question?  Become a member today.

October 2021
November 2021

CONFIDENCE AT WORK | How to feel it—when you don’t—so you can move forward and thrive.

Trailblazing. Risk-taking. Truth-telling |Gloria Cox doesn't want you to be comfortable. She DOES want you to succeed. Confidence at work. It wasn’t something that came easily for Gloria Cox. She tried to be "comfortable," and fit in early in her career. She knew it wouldn't be easy. After all, growing up in a Chicago-area suburb, she was one of three Black students in a student body that numbered close to 500. But she discovered her superpower and you can too. ...
04 Nov
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Date: Nov 04 2021
Time: 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE |Why aren’t more women choosing this as a career? We need them!

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE | If our future is going to be dominated by smart machines, how “smart” is it that only 12% of the artificial intelligence talent in the AI work force is women? Join us on November 18 at 1 pm (PST) for a TARATALK with Natasha Porter, the chief customer officer at Benchmark Digital Partners to explore this urgent and relevant matter. ...
18 Nov
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Date: Nov 18 2021
Time: 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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September 2021
August 2021
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Transition engineering | In addition to addressing climate change, can this methodology help you build a sustainable STEM career?

Susan Krumdieck invented transition engineering to encourage engineers to re-think how to approach the issue of sustainability. She is a mechanical engineering professor from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. In addition to addressing climate change, can this methodology help you plan and build a sustainable STEM career? ...
19 Aug
8:00 am - 8:30 am
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4 Core Skills for Success in Career and Life

There are many capabilities that we attribute to success, but in our August 5 TARATALK conversation with Vijaya Kaza, you'll discover the 4 core skills/capabilities that will help you achieve success in your career and life. In her conversation with Gotara founder and CEO D. Sangeeta, Vijaya will share how you can practice these four core skills. ...
05 Aug
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
July 2021

Information is Power | Make Smart Career Moves Based on Data

Information is Power: Make Smart Career Moves Based on Data | Join us on July 8 at 8 am (PST) for our TARATALK with Alutha Moshani, an IT executive at Sanlam, one of South Africa's leading insurance firms. Alutha will share her story of how she became one of the senior Black women in IT at the Cape Town office. Hint: It's a story of perseverance, passion—and purpose. ...
08 Jul
8:00 am - 8:30 am
June 2021
Gotara TARATALK guest Cynthia Hipwell on becoming an innovative thinker

Discover how to become an innovative thinker.

In our June 3 TARATALK mechanical engineering professor Cynthia  Hipwell will share more about the innovation business processes that she successfully developed at the companies she worked for and now shares with her students at Texas A&M. It’s also an innovative mindset that she applied to her career path—from industry to academia.  ...
03 Jun
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
May 2021
Gotara TARATALK guest Ami Radunskaya shares her strategies for managing motherhood and a career in the STEM world

3M: Math, music, and motherhood in the STEM + world.

Mathematics, as Einstein once said, is the poetry of ideas. He also said he often "thought" in music. He was not, however, a mother. And he definitely wasn’t a mother in STEM. To distill all three of these aspects of life—math, music and motherhood—join us on May 6 when we get together with Ami Radunskaya. ...
06 May
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
April 2021
Gotara TARATALK guest . Ginger Wierzbanowski on cyber security careers for STEM + women

Cyber Careers for Women in STEM +

As a senior leader in a cybersecurity organization, there is a LOT that Ginger Wierzbanowski can't talk about publicly. But don't worry... there's still much for us to discuss in our April 22 TARATALK on cybersecurity careers for women in STEM+. ...
22 Apr
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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