The Future is Female: 6 Takeaways From the Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference

Posted: 06.20.2018

By Alandea Waidler and Stefanie Hulbert. For the past 20 years, women have held fewer than 25 percent of jobs in tech — yet we make up half the workforce. That was the opening statement that kicked off the sixth annual Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference in San Francisco last week. The event is hosted by...

Last chance to get your tickets to see SpaceX, Salesforce, Stitch Fix & NASA Execs at Catalyst!

Posted: 06.07.2018

Looking for your career's next step? Look no further than the Catalyst Conference, June 13-14. Whether you’re just starting out as a woman in tech, or a female founder with years under her career belt, join us for two incredible days, packed full of raw, authentic “TED talk” style presentations from...

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3 Networking Strategies You Can Start Today

Posted: 10.23.2017

Even the most successful among us need help to achieve their goals. The people we meet along the way, throughout our career and life, serve as a key tool in opening doors, facilitating introductions, getting that coveted promotion, securing investor dollars and much more. Yup, networking works, and it’s not...

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Improve Your Networking: 3 Ways to Nurture Relationships

Posted: 05.11.2016

By now, you probably know—either through good fortune or through frustration—that your chances of success can be greatly improved by having a large pool of contacts to dip into. If your digital rolodex isn’t bursting at the seams, you may be dumbfounded at how others seem to always know...

A Note From the President on Funding Women-led Startups

Posted: 03.13.2014

I had the pleasure of being on an excellent panel of women for SXSWi this past weekend, where we discussed the issue of funding women entrepreneurs. Christine Osekoski, publisher of Fast Company, was our moderator and I was joined by Jesse Draper, CEO of Valley Girl and Megan Quinn,...