Facebook and GIT Presents Lessons Learned: Overcoming Our Mistakes

Posted: 07.14.2013

Global Girls in Tech, GIT NYC and Facebook partnered up on an amazing event on May 14, 2013. we've gathered at Facebook HQ in NYC. we've had over 250 RSVP with 95% female and 5% male audience. The discussions was candid and informative. Facebook and GIT Presents "Lessons Learned: Overcoming...

Women-Owned Businesses Played a Major Role Throughout The Economic Recovery

Posted: 07.12.2013

The Third Annual State of Women-Owned Businesses Report, Commissioned by American Express OPEN, Examines U.S. Census Data to Update and Expand on 2011 and 2012 Studies included. Women-owned firms have maintained a steady pace of growth, higher than the national average, despite recent economic uncertainty. As of 2013, it is...

Women Entrepreneurs: Pitch your idea

Posted: 07.12.2013

Article repost from Huffpost Technology here Tell your story and be bold is my motto. As entrepreneurs, innovators, and simply ideators, you must keep pushing the envelope. Perseverance and creativity are the name of the game. A recent Wall Street Journal study and article, "Women Executives Make Venture-backed Companies More Successful," finds that "Venture-backed companies...

The Importance of Mentorship in STEM educations

Posted: 07.12.2013

In The last months, we've been working closely with the U.S. Dept of State in the Techgirls/Girls in tech Mentorship programs initiative. Excited about the partnership and we will be in D.C. July 16th to share more about the mentorship programs with 27 women from eight middle eastern countries...