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Northrup Grumman in new Mentor-Protege agreement

From Nasdaq Globenewswire – “Under the 36-month agreement, Northrop Grumman will assist QTEC, Inc., a small, woman-owned business located in Huntsville, to enhance QTEC’s engineering and technology capabilities, business infrastructure and business development. 23 more words


Pain and Rejection

Panic and Rejection

The new rejection letter- “Thank you for speaking with me to discuss your qualifications. At this time we have decided to pursue other candidates whose qualifications are more closely aligned with the position requirements and our current business needs.” Real translation, thanks for letting us waste your time and give you false hopes to increase your income by 49% and possibly pay off the expensive fancy degree.   319 more words


The Plan C Story

Sometimes in this life we just need more than one plan. Plan A was to be a “trophy” wife or to be rescued by someone who could afford to take care of me. 478 more words


Confessions of a Mompreneur

Let’s not kid ourselves here. There’s no such thing as an entrepreneur who does things the easy way. Why? Because we love a challenge, we love to learn and above all, we love to see how far we can push the envelope! 932 more words


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It’s my taxpayer money you are spending!

I have just experienced a micro-example of the macro-disaster that is our government bureaucracy.  I must say, if this experience is replicated only thirty percent of the time, we are wasting enormous amounts of taxpayer money. 843 more words

Organization Development

Sitting in the (NCWIT) Red Chair celebrating Women in Tech

If I haven’t mentioned it before, I’d like to remind you that I am a Tech babe for life!  For years I honed my skills as a programmer (certified by Java and Oracle) while employed by some of the best companies in the world. 314 more words

Carla Franklin