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Overcoming imposter syndrome as a software engineer: Mary Gouseti’s story

When Mary Gouseti first studied programming a lot of things came naturally to her. Then she failed miserably, something she wasn’t used to. Read how she’s overcome her failures and helps others succeed.

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Margaret Wright on being a working mom and a leader at work

When Margaret Wright returned from parental leave last year she was asked to run Elastic® 's west coast growth team — a promotion from her previous role managing the small medium business sales team. Read how she juggles parenthood and work.

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Celebrating women in tech this International Women’s Day

We regularly share stories from our female technologists, focusing on their roles, interests, and advice. Read them all here.

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ERGs encourage you to come as you are: Meet Women of Elastic

We have employee resource groups aligned with a variety of shared identities that allow Elasticians to build a sense of community and belonging at work. Here, we meet Women of Elastic.

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Christine Weng on why she took time to explore and reflect before pivoting from accounting to tech

Christine spent a few years thinking, reflecting, and preparing to pivot into technology from accounting. Read her story.

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How Jeneeta O’Connor builds community at work — and beyond

To find community in a new place, Jeneeta O’Connor dives right in. Hear why community and connection is so important to her and get her tips for creating your own.

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Khalil Corbin on how the arts helped shape him — and led to his communications career

Before joining Elastic, Khalil Corbin worked in the public sector, doing non-profit work with kids on probation — and writing for music blogs on the side. At Elastic, he found an opportunity to write — and grow his career.

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ERGs encourage you to come as you are: Blasticians introduction

Part of our global DEI initiatives are our employee resource groups. These groups are aligned to shared identities and allow Elasticians to build a sense of community and belonging at work. Here, we discuss their origin and meet the Blasticians.

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Why did Steve Mayzak return to Elastic? The people (and the tech)

Steve Mayzak worked at Elastic in sales engineering for eight years before leaving in 2020 to explore other opportunities. Now, he’s back in an AI-focused role and shares his story and advice for joining the company.