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The Courage to Take Action

On September 30th, a community of passionate professionals came together for the first Women of Influence speaking series luncheon of the year. I was fortunate to be invited to deliver the keynote speech and share some of my leadership story with them. 587 more words

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It's ok to be competitive!

In August I was at the WeAreTheCity Rising Star Awards Shortlisters event where we had some inspiring talks from a few of the judges and sponsors. 664 more words

Women In Technology

Boot camps: the answer to getting more women into coding?

Coding boot camps—the short, immersive programs that tech tech skills quickly—are booming.

Earlier this September, LinkedIn researcher Link Gan analyzed the phenomenon and found that, in 2011, fewer than 100 LinkedIn members indicated that they had graduated from a boot camp. 682 more words


Time to Catch up

I found out I was interested in technology and science and math what feels like too late. So what do I do now to play the dreaded catch up game and ride the furious learning curve? 212 more words

Girl In A Guys World

Women in STEM: Hack a Hair Dryer?

Gee, I don’t have time for this. A coworker invited me to do a Hack A Hair Dryer Challenge. One of those challenges to redesign a hair dryer to do something other than dry hair as a part of an effort to get women interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics – STEM. 974 more words


Takor Group encourage teens into tech

Our Mappt and Kojai developers visit Melville High School for WITWA’s Techtrails programme 523 more words


First Day in a Guy's World

The first day of any job is something new and always sprinkled with a bit of mildly-terrified “what am I doing” moments.

My first day as a marketing and event intern at a tech company was far from ordinary. 220 more words

Girl In A Guys World