Napala Pratini108

Napala Pratini

Writer

Napala is a consultant to early-stage technology companies. Prior to going independent, Napala led marketing initiatives across both consumer and B2B fintech for employers including NerdWallet and Earnest. In past lives she was a ballet dancer and a cancer researcher.

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May 23, 2018

Why Good Listeners Make For Great Leaders

While powerful leaders are often thought of as charismatic and dominant, data shows that introverted leaders are often just…

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May 15, 2018

Highly Effective and Respected Managers are Playing Chess, not Checkers 

Whether you’re new to managing a team or looking to improve your leadership skills, the nuances of leading others…

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May 07, 2018

The Right and Wrong Ways to Ask for a Promotion

If you’re eyeing a promotion at work, it’s a good idea to have a strategy in place to increase…

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May 07, 2018

How to Know When it's a ‘Good Time’ to Move on to a New Opportunity

Whether you’re early in your career or decades in, knowing when it’s a good time to move to a…

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May 07, 2018

Women are Asking for Less as they Gain Experience, Here's Why?

When it comes to equitable compensation, particularly as it relates to gender, one important piece of the puzzle is…

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May 04, 2018

Why the Wage Gap for Tech Workers Goes Beyond Gender

The gender wage gap is an important piece of the narrative around equality both in and outside of the…

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May 02, 2018

The Truth About Imposter Syndrome Among Tech Workers

As part of the ongoing narrative about gender equality in the workplace, imposter syndrome is often raised as a…

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March 30, 2018

Interview Prep: 10 Things to do Before Your Design Interview

No matter which type of design you specialize in - brand, product or any others, interviews are generally meant…

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March 28, 2018

Interview Prep: 10 Things to do Before Your Data Science Interview

If you’re used to spending your days with your head buried in massive datasets, thinking about an interview—and particularly…

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March 25, 2018

Interview Prep: 10 Things To Do Before Your Product Manager Case Study Interview

If you’ve recently landed a product manager interview, congrats! With tons of top product talent out there, it’s an…