Overheard: When 30 Girls in Tech Members Flock To A Tech Conference

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At Girls in Tech, it is our mission to support women in their technology careers - whether it’s tech conferences, coding bootcamps, confidence-building workshops, or finding a job. As such, last week, 30 of our members and chapter leaders from around the world were sponsored by our partner, Trend...

Announcing the 2018 Girls in Tech Award Recipients!

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On November 16, Girls in Tech will host our largest celebratory event of the year: the Fundraising Gala and Awards Ceremony. Themed  “Una Noche de Elegancia” to welcome our newest chapter in Mexico City, the evening shines a spotlight on women and men breaking down barriers for girls in tech. This...

AMPLIFY Winner On What It’s Like As A Female Founder In Silicon Valley Right Now

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  AMPLIFY Winner On What It’s Like As A Female Founder In Silicon Valley Right Now A world without cholera outbreaks is near, thanks to OmniVis’ CEO and Co-founder Katherine Clayton. Winner of the 2018 Girls in Tech AMPLIFY Startup Competition, OmniVis puts the power of the lab in the palm...

How to Ace Your First Technical Interview

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If you’re applying for a developer or engineering job at a startup, you will likely have to take a technical interview at some point in the process. A technical interview is all about your potential employer putting your problem-solving skills to the test. It serves both to prove your...

Girls in Tech Manifesto

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To celebrate Women's Equality Day, we asked our global community what "equality" means to them. This is what they said.   We believe women's equality is a basic human right. It is not reserved only for those in high places, those with loud voices, or those with the means and access to costly education.   Everyone...

Girls in Tech Diversity and Inclusion, Adriana Gascoignes Interview with theCube

‘Diversity’ and ‘inclusion’ move from buzzwords to business strategy

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By Bev Terrell For many organizations, diversity and inclusion are no longer words that are just mentioned in an employee handbook. Companies have found that when they enable more diversity in their workforces, they are rewarded with a strong return on investment. A varied and innovative workforce provides more ways to...

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

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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...

Girls in Tech Catalyst London: Martha Lane Fox, Founder, Doteveryone

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Girls in Tech’s flagship event is making its way to London on March 28! The one-day event will be packed full of authentic presentations from some of the most revered female leaders in the world. Hear revolutionary speakers tell the story of their journey to the top, share career...

Book Smart: Business Strategy Books for Everyone in the Workplace

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From aspiring entrepreneurs to managers without a cause, every person in the workplace could use a little encouragement every once in a while. We’ve gathered our list of the best books for whatever stage you’re in, whether you’re down on your luck or just getting started. Read on for...

#LadyBrags

Girls in Tech Introduces #Ladybrags, a Movement That Celebrates Women in the Workforce

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Girls in Tech, a non-profit organization focused on the empowerment, entrepreneurship, engagement, and education of women in technology, today announced their #Ladybrags campaign, a movement that motivates and uplifts women. To celebrate International Women’s Day, the organization is calling on women to empower each other and celebrate their achievements....