Career Stories

Go big or go home! Success is living life on my own terms, Career story with Hesha Irani
Careers, Mentorship
By OneUpOneDown / April 12, 2022

Go big or go home! Success is living life on my own terms, Career story with Hesha Irani

Meet Hesha Irani, a truly inspiring businesswoman who immigrated from India to New Zealand with a clear life goal -...

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Success, motivation, values – we are equal in our differences. No filters! Career Story with Nikoletta Ventura
Careers, Mentorship
By OneUpOneDown / March 8, 2022

Success, motivation, values – we are equal in our differences. No filters! Career Story with Nikoletta Ventura

Nikoletta Ventura is a Hungary-based entrepreneur who has developed and refined the FLOW-PROCESS, based on positive psychology, a practice first...

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Success is about making the reality match your expectations, Career Story with Tatiana Tikhonova
Careers, Mentorship
By OneUpOneDown / December 13, 2021

Success is about making the reality match your expectations, Career Story with Tatiana Tikhonova

Meet Tatiana Tikhonova, a self-made Senior Business Analyst who works the data as well as the ambiguity of everyday life...

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How to Bring Authenticity in Your Work Environment, Career Story with Amanda Dutko
Careers, Mentorship
By OneUpOneDown / October 13, 2021

How to Bring Authenticity in Your Work Environment, Career Story with Amanda Dutko

Meet Amanda Dutko, an avid weightlifter and runner and the newest addition to the OneUpOneDown team. She is originally from...

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How to Use Philosophy in Software Engineering, Career Story with Xuan Wang
Careers, Mentorship
By OneUpOneDown / August 17, 2021

How to Use Philosophy in Software Engineering, Career Story with Xuan Wang

Meet Xuan Wang, mentee and mentor at OneUpOneDown and Software Engineer at a health tech company in the UK. Xuan...

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Getting Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable, Career Story with Laura Bull
Careers, Mentorship
By OneUpOneDown / June 25, 2021

Getting Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable, Career Story with Laura Bull

Meet Laura Bull, mentee and mentor at OneUpOneDown and Digital Marketing Manager at an eco-conscious company in the UK. Laura...

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Building Things that Impact Millions, Career Story with Vicky Sagia
Careers, Mentorship
By dzhuliana / April 16, 2021

Building Things that Impact Millions, Career Story with Vicky Sagia

Meet Vicky Sagia, mentor & mentee at OneUpOneDown and Senior Program Manager at Oracle. Vicky’s career began in engineering, designing...

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Career Stories: Rebecca Caroe – Following the Squiggly Line to Find Work You Love
Careers, Mentoring
By OneUpOneDown / February 17, 2021

Career Stories: Rebecca Caroe – Following the Squiggly Line to Find Work You Love

Rebecca Caroe is a strategic marketing and the voice behind ‘Creative Agency Secrets’, a company focused on Business to Business...

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Career Story: Swathi Suman, From Architect to Startup Founder
Careers, Mentoring
By dzhuliana / January 27, 2021

Career Story: Swathi Suman, From Architect to Startup Founder

Meet Swathi Suman, a former architect and current founder of an agriculture startup based in the Netherlands. She joined OneUpOneDown...

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Career Story: Paula Nightingale, from Art Buyer to Tech Startup Founder to Business Coach
Careers, Creative, Leadership, Mentoring
By OneUpOneDown / September 15, 2020

Career Story: Paula Nightingale, from Art Buyer to Tech Startup Founder to Business Coach

From an agent/producer/art buyer for commercial photographers and illustrators to building a tech start-up from just an idea to an...

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