Year: 2022

  • September 26, 2022

    Why Introverts Make Excellent Leaders

    Are you an introvert? Me too! Did you know introverts are often overlooked when it comes to leadership positions in the tech world? Introverts are known for being quiet, unassuming, and usually not the first to speak up in a meeting or group. But, looking…

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  • August 15, 2022

    Worried About Layoffs? How To Come Out Ahead & Secure Your Job

    There is a growing worry in the world of tech due to the increasing number of layoffs. We are hearing about a lot of big companies making significant cuts. While it’s still considered a candidates market, employees and job hunters are understandably starting to get…

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  • July 24, 2022

    Are You Negotiating Your Worth? Most Women in Tech are Underpaid

    Early in my tech career, I remember feeling shocked when I learned how much my male coworker earned. He was several years my junior and yet was making exactly what I was making! On top of that, he was hired with a salary of 50%…

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  • July 11, 2022

    What if Being Laid Off is the Start of Something New?

    What if being laid off isn’t the end of the line but rather a new beginning? When I was laid off over a decade ago, I was told that I march to the beat of my old drum, which was considered a negative in the…

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  • June 13, 2022

    Keep Your Eyes Open for the Silver Lining & Don’t Let Road Bumps Hold You Back 

    Throughout your journey to success, there will be challenges that knock you down and force you to step back and reevaluate. That’s okay – it’s all a part of the process. The important thing is to not let these challenges hold you back or stop…

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  • June 1, 2022

    Get Active on Social Media & Open Up a World of Opportunities

    If you’re not using social media to help advance your career – you’re making a huge mistake. I know that it can feel tedious, or the idea of self-promotion can feel icky, but utilizing the power of social media gave me tremendous opportunities I otherwise…

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  • May 16, 2022

    Further Your Career By Looking For Opportunities in Everything

    Being a woman in a male-dominated industry often means you have to work harder to get ahead. The trick to standing out and getting ahead is to constantly look for opportunities no matter what level you’re at in your career. I should know. As a…

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  • April 17, 2022

    Avoid the Pitfall of Analysis Paralysis & Take Action

    I have a bias toward taking action. I know I get nowhere by planning alone. I get there by doing. As women in male-dominated industries, I find we too often start questioning ourselves and feeling a strong form of imposter syndrome. If you want to…

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  • April 5, 2022

    Consistently Build Your Network and Stay Connected to Create Lasting Success in Your Tech Career

    Whether you are looking for a new position in tech or not, it’s essential to consistently build your network. I’m talking about building your network before you need it and regularly staying in contact with the connections you make.  Branching out and networking may feel…

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  • March 22, 2022

    Be Your Own Best Advocate for Building Success

    Becoming your own best advocate can make all the difference in finding success in your tech career. Advocating for yourself means going out and finding your own opportunities rather than waiting for someone to tap you on the shoulder and give you one. It’s about…

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  • March 5, 2022

    Transform Your Career By Learning Front-of-the-Line Tech Skills

    The most successful people in tech know that in order to get ahead and stay ahead, they must consistently be well-versed in new and valuable skills and continuously build their portfolios. Staying up to date on what’s trending in the tech world and what skills…

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