Stuck Inside on Lockdown? Top 5 Podcasts for Women in Tech Ruby Mon, 03/16/2020 - 17:09
As COVID-19 pandemic has forced many of us inside, we’ve compiled a list of the top 5 podcasts to avoid cabin fever setting in. Podcasts are a perfect way to learn more about the industry that you are part of and are especially useful to stay up to...
Top 10 Ted Talks From Women In Tech Ruby Tue, 02/25/2020 - 07:21
Over the years we have seen many incredible women take the tech industry by storm, despite the challenges and inequality they have faced along the way. We wanted to take a moment to celebrate some of the many wonderful female entrepreneurs who are...
Why Do We Need More Women in Tech in 2020? Ruby Wed, 02/19/2020 - 10:11
It’s no secret that women are underrepresented in the STEM industries with only 20% of tech jobs held by women. This presents a huge gender gap in the science and technology fields and it’s not only doing a disservice to women, but to the industry...
10 Top Women In Tech Events for 2020 Ruby Tue, 02/04/2020 - 18:51
With 2020 well underway, it’s time to start thinking about how to make it YOUR year. One great way to give your tech career a boost is to get out there and attend some of the women in tech events. Not only are they a perfect opportunity to network...
Why Your Tech Company Needs More Female Tech Talent and How to Attract Them Ruby Mon, 01/20/2020 - 13:16
The tech industry has been widely criticized for its lack of gender diversity, despite there being a clear correlation between inclusivity and productivity. According to a Deloitte study by Juliet Bourke and Bernadette Dillon, companies with...
11 Quotes from Leading Women in Tech Ruby Thu, 01/16/2020 - 16:15
The world of tech is known for being extremely male-dominated, with women in the STEM industries often experiencing sexism, inequalities, feelings of inadequacy or impostor syndrome. Unfortunately, it’s an age-old problem, with many examples...
WomenTech Network Launches in Luxembourg Tallo and Cate Thu, 12/12/2019 - 15:44
WomenTech Network successfully completed its first event in the heart of Europe, Luxembourg - at Docler Holding's Luxembourg office in Kirchberg. As featured previously in Silicon Luxembourg: “The digital world is clearly not limited to a single...
The Power of Uganda Girls and Women in Technology Tallo and Cate Wed, 08/28/2019 - 11:03
On August 28, 2019, the official Coding Girls Kampala Chapter came into being, in partnership with Fenix International, at its inaugural launch event held at Cavendish University Uganda. The launch was sprung into action by Coding Girls’ Kampala...
Microsoft Partners with Black Girls Code to Launch Seattle Chapter Tallo and Cate Sun, 05/12/2019 - 11:10
Women make up roughly half of the current workforce but only hold 18% of computer science degrees, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The industry is continuing to grow, and it's up to the industry to make way for a new generation of...
12 Empowering Articles to Read for Women's History Month Tallo and Cate Tue, 03/26/2019 - 11:20
March marks Women's History Month, and what better way to celebrate than with the triumphs of our sisters in the techie world? Many of the items everyone relies upon in their day-to-day lives, from PCs to iPhones, wouldn't exist, at least not in...