Career Development

How Melinda Gates is Opening Doors for Women in Tech (InStyle)

Gates’ latest project tackles an issue close to her heart: Pivotal Ventures, an investment and incubation company, partners with female- and minority-focused businesses, includin... More

I’m a Successful Woman in Tech and Here’s What I’ve Learned Along the Way (Globe and Mail)

Real change starts with visibility. Girls need to “see it to believe it” to know that they, too, could have a place here. And despite the hills we need to climb, the natural ad... More

Equal Work, Unequal Growth? Promotions and Recognition for Women in IT ([email protected])

Performance is one of the critical elements deciding an employee’s promotional fate. Media is rife with stories on how compared to men, women are evaluated unfairly in almost all... More

Mentorship, Sponsorship, Loyalty: Generational Values in the Workplace (Forbes)

For Millennials in the Workplace, Dr. Steele Flippin used an independent research organization to interview employed college students and graduates. The sample was comprised of a b... More

Boardroom Diversity Proves Mission Critical in Data Security, AI (SiliconAngle)

The past two years have seen a record number of women elected to board positions. According to a report on U.S. Board Diversity Trends posted by Harvard Law School, 46% of newly el... More

The Importance of Entrepreneurial Mentorship (Thrive Global)

Entrepreneurship is a journey which one should never walk alone. An aspiring entrepreneur should endeavor to identify and work with a seasoned mentor whose mentorship services woul... More

Remote Work May be Helping Women Overcome Traditional Office Barriers (Workforce)

Remote work sits at the intersection of many urgent issues that impact how we live and work today. The demand for flexible work options has been driven by outside factors such as t... More

How the STEM Crisis Threatens the Future of Work (Visual Capitalist)

If the U.S. is to become a global leader in STEM literacy, innovation, and employment, the Department of Education suggests that a STEM reform is needed, with the increase of diver... More

Trends for STEM Careers in 2020: Space and Life Sciences (Forbes)

As with all new beginning, this a time of hope and anticipation for what the future may bring, as well as reflection. Looking back on the past decade, we see how advances in STEM h... More

Why Does Gender Equality Remain Stagnant in Technology? (Grit Daily)

Women are excelling in various industries, thanks to the rising numbers of female graduates entering the workforce. Despite their success in numerous fields, STEM, particularly tec... More

3 Investments Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Should Not Hesitate to Make (Forbes)

Business success or failure is the sum of small wins and losses that result from our ability to act. Every action we take is a form of investment with an expected return. The more ... More

How a Young Australian Kitesurfer Built a $3.2B Startup Phenom (Forbes)

On a steamy May morning in 2013, Canva CEO Melanie Perkins found herself adrift on a kiteboard in the channel between billionaire Richard Branson’s private Necker and Moskito isl... More

These 5 Industries are Exploding for Women Entrepreneurs (Story Exchange)

It was a good year for women-owned businesses. Companies saw growth in 2019 in almost every corner, from employment to revenue, according to the annual State of Women-Owned Busines... More

What 2020 Looks Like for Women in Technology (Story Exchange)

While women in tech still bring in a lower percentage of investment dollars, there is hope on the horizon.... More

Keys to Bridging the IT Gender Gap (DXC Technology Blog)

Today’s global technology industry evolves and moves forward almost daily. But one thing hasn’t changed: women continue to be underrepresented in the IT workforce. What really ... More

Google Cloud Hires Former DHS Chief as Head of Security (IT Pro Portal)

A high-ranking cybersecurity official from the US government is leaving her job and moving to Google, the company announced. Jeanette Manfra, who was the assistant director for cyb... More

Leadership Lessons in the Age of Technology (Forbes)

Technology is changing business and enabling us to do more than we have ever done. Coding bootcamps and online programming courses are creating new developers and governments are l... More

How One CMO is Using Digital Technology to Connect International Music Fans in Real Life (Forbes)

Krystalán Chryssomallis is the CMO of Yanni Entertainment, with over a decade of experience branding, marketing and producing music events in over 60 countries around the world. S... More

The Power of STEM Women in Film (AT)

Inspiring young women doesn’t start and end with the word “woman."... More

Five Tips for Women Who Work in Tech (Forbes)

Many people have made the business case that more women should be employed in top positions at public and private technology companies across America. But the actual numbers are lo... More