The Uptake Podcast: Episode 2, Johannesburg
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Microsoft Ignite The Tour is in Johannesburg! Anna talks with two of Microsoft’s most passionate MVPs, Nicolas Blank and Tracy van der Schyff, both based in South Africa. We talk about tattoos, dinosaurs, the South African word Ubuntu, optimizing for comfort when attending Ignite events, impostor syndrome, and creative ways to inspire personal growth and authenticity.




Guest Posts

See blog posts by MVP Tracy van der Schyff and MVP Nicolas Blank that are part of the Humans of IT Guest Bloggers series in conjunction The Uptake Podcast:

Guest Post by Tracy van der Schyff
Guest Post by Nicolas Blank


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Microsoft Ignite The Tour Johannesburg

Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) 

“What is Ubuntu?”, Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation
“You’ve got this: how to befriend your inner imposter”, Microsoft Life
“Why 58% of tech employees suffer from imposter syndrome”, TechRepublic
Japan Power Apps Orchestra by Taichi Nakamura


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