How authenticity can drive forward your career in tech, with Emily Cornock (Suncorp)
How Did You Get That Job?
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How Did You Get That Job?
How authenticity can drive forward your career in tech, with Emily Cornock (Suncorp)
Mar 28, 2024

Joining us on the How Did You Get That Job?  podcast this time is Emily Cornock. Based in Australia, Emily works at financial services company Suncorp, where she’s the Executive Manager for Core Data Platforms. 

In this insightful conversation with host Shaun Cheatham, Emily shares how sticking to her career plan didn’t always work out, and what she did to pivot and keep her journey going. A proponent of authenticity with little time for stereotypes in tech, Emily is passionate about not only her work, but also the importance of being a role model as a leader. 

Listen to Emily and Shaun’s discussion to discover: 

  • Guidance on starting a career in engineering 
  • Why bringing your authentic self to the workplace can help you – and your career 
  • Thoughts on encouraging and nurturing the next generation of coders 

If you’re interested in more information on a career in tech, check out the content on our blog. Whether you’re writing a CV, preparing for an interview or developing your skills, our Hays experts have you covered. 

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