WOMEN OF BEEKEEPER: MEET ALEXIA
My name is Alexia and I’m both French and Russian. I like learning new languages, discovering other cultures and I’m interested in psychology and people in general. I love drawing and graphic design, especially making portraits of people.
I can spend many hours in a row in front of a canvas. I work within the digital marketing team, mainly managing the website and optimizing the different ways Beekeeper can turn a visitor into a future happy customer.
Alexia, Digital Marketing Intern
Do you have a guiding principle, motto,
or quote you live by?
"Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking."
Who is your role model, who inspires you?
When I face challenges in my life, I always ask myself what my grandmother would do. She used to always look at things from the bright side. « There are no problems, there are only solutions » she always said.
How do you measure your success?
I measure my success by the tiny steps I accomplish everyday. After a while, I then look back and realize how the person I was a year ago was different from the one I’ve become today.
What is your proudest moment in your professional career?
So far, the first time I created a banner for
What is your advice to young women
The same thing as for a man in tech! Hopefully, my experience working in tech so far did not let me show any gender inequality issues.
Even though gender may be a cause of bias in the professional world, I try to not focus on it and give the best I can in every situation. Confidence is key to success.
What is the biggest challenge
you’ve ever faced as a woman in tech?
I try to remember to be proud of all the small steps that I have taken to achieve my goals on a daily basis. Every hour I spent learning something new, reading, training at the gym… It is the small things that build up into a big success, and the journey is never ending.
What personal achievements are you proud of?
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