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Women in Technology Embrace Continued Learning

Why should we put our energies toward continued learning? In a recent Fortune article entitled Soft Skills and In Demand we learn this: ...the average lifespan of a tech skill now is roughly 18...

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Changing Careers Mid-Stream

Have you ever considered changing careers? When you look at your reflection, do you see a woman happy in her work? Are you just going through the motions? Are you working to provide money to live...

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Top 7 Women in Technology over 40

In a recent Business Insider article called The Coolest People in Silicon Valley over 40, 37 business leaders were recognized. As I scrolled down the list, I quickly connected with the fact that most...

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The Gender Pay Gap – Women in Tech Close the Margin

We have all heard the news; women earn less than men and in most industries that difference is significant. Equal Pay Day, recognized on April 14 each year represents the number of days into a new...

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How to Successfully Create a Diverse IT Team

The fact that IT is still a man's world is pretty well known; even Google, with the largest female staff, only has 30% women in their work force. So let's turn our attention East to an e-commerce...

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Self-Deprecation to “Yes, I Can”, It Is Possible

Many women in business, even successful women, struggle with self-deprecation when asked to take on a new team, role or opportunity.In this video, JJ shares a personal experience of her own...

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How to Ask for a Raise and Get it, Live on Lakeside

How do you ask for a raise? In a television interview, I was asked about my advice on how to ask for a raise with which I offered several suggestions. Here are my tips to help you ask for a raise...

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Intel Sets the Example for Women in Technology and Corporate Diversity

Intel has made the news again with their focus on helping women in technology expand their entrepreneurial and leadership opportunities. Intel Capital, the investment arm of the technology...

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How To Support Women in Technology

As I was searching the web for interesting and informative articles on the subject of women in technology I was overwhelmed with the continued distressing statistics.Women are practically...

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Is Cloud Computing Opening the Door for Women in Tech?

Reporter Sandra Gittlen of CIO IN interviewed me for an article about the opportunity for women into the IT world via cloud computing.Although technology is still a male-dominated field,...

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