Inspiring Israeli Women in Tech

A series focused on telling the stories of inspiring women in “start-up” nation, Israel, sharing how they have navigated career success, how some overcame immigration challenges and resources that they have developed to ensure that women in this industry continue to thrive.

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Inspiring Israeli Women in Tech Podcasts
Elinor Swery

Elinor Swery – What Lies Outside Your Comfort Zone

Elinor Swery is a Solutions Engineer at Rookout, based in Tel Aviv. Rookout empowers engineers to solve customer issues faster, by making debugging easy and accessible in any environment. She describes herself as working at the intersection of the physical and digital worlds, and has a PhD in mechanical engineering from the University of Aucklan...
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Miriam Isaac

Miriam Isaac – Designing a Career

Miriam Isaac is a freelance UX designer and consultant who works with a range of companies across the US and Israel. She has worked as a graphic, and later web, designer for over 10 years. Miriam has a particular interest in mentoring young women within the religious community who have an interest in entering the design arena and in directing them ...
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Dalit Heldenberg

Dalit Heldenberg – Leading with Courage and Ambition

Dalit Heldenberg is a vice president at GLOAT, a talent marketplace, and has had a close to two decade career in hi-tech. She is committed to helping people thrive at work, and is a co- founder of LeadWith – Women Leading tech, which is a non-profit organization focused on empowering and promoting women in technology careers at all levels in Isra...
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Merav Oren

Merav Oren – A Serial Entrepreneur Talks Food Tech, Co-Working and Making the Ask

Merav Oren is a serial entrepreneur, most recently of the ACT Foodtech Innovation Hub, which connects the culinary and foodTech worlds, as well as the founder of WMN, a co-working space and ecosystem for female entrepreneurs in Tel Aviv, and the first of its kind in the area. She is passionate about working with the public sector towards sustainabi...
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Israeli Women Resources

There is more information on Women in Tech Israel here: https://women-in-tech.org/il/

There is more information about Galit’s initiatives at the following links:

There is more information about Michal’s business at https://www.michaleisikowitz.com

There is more information about the ACT Foodtech Hub here: https://www.theacthub.com/

There is more information on Dalit’s affiliated groups on the links below:

Helen has an active presence on LinkedIn, and you can learn more about her live sessions there and on her business website at https://www.loudandcleartraining.com/

We first learned about Avigail’s role in venture capital through her quote in this article: https://news.crunchbase.com/news/more-women-are-needed-in-israels-vc-community/

See also the following links:

See https://www.mindspace.me/careers for opportunities with Efrat Fenigson's firm, Mindspace. 
 

Israeli Women Themes

Merav Oren shares her passion for Foodtech here: 11.01 to 12.55

Elinor Swery on pursuing her PhD in mechanical engineering and how she transitioned from that to a career in the tech industry 7.23 to 13

Naomi Krieger-Carmy on the fast-growing area of social impact bonds: 13.03 to 19.06

Helen Gottstein - on the importance of visibility 9.40 to 11.53 and on holding inclusive meetings 11.53 to 13.01

Galit Desheh on anti-bias training and creating an inclusive workforce 14.58 to 17.27

Helena Baker on getting the most out of LinkedIn to grow your network and business: 8.47 to 10.45

Dalit Heldenberg who co-founded LeadWith Women Leading Tech talks about what movitated her to start the group and how it benefits women in various ways 8.44 to 11.54

Avigail Levine at 8.49 to 15.13 on bringing together the tech community

Fran Jakubowicz shares her insights on building a digital marketing and lead generating business: 7.40 to 10.21

Miriam Isaac shares how she built her business through Instagram and other social media: 9.18 to 10.17

Rachel Zalta on how psychology provides such insights into how we buy: 5.09 to 10.24

Michal Eisikowitz on building her business via LinkedIN: 9.10 to 9.50 and on achieving a work-life balance 14.17 to 17.11

Wellbeing

Go to our Meditations Hub for a series of free inspiring meditations. Whether you want to start the day with a positive mindset, reset during the day, calm your mind or draw upon the power to forgive, these reflections will encourage you to give yourself this time.

Go to our Coaching Hub for videos from some of our inspiring guests and coaches to help with your career and personal development.

Hear from Oli Shakir-Khalil about his mental health advocacy here: Listen from 6.30 to 12.5 on Apple or Spotify.

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